Gampola is a place which is 128km from Colombo. Main road available to Gampola via Peradeniya and about 20km to Gampola from Peradeniya. Main railway station of Upcountry railway tour is called Gampola. Because of main railway station evry trains stop at Gampola railway station. Number of platforms available in Gampola. After passing Gampola railway staion beautiest Sri Lanka up country arrived. After passing Gampola both sides of the railway has beautifula places.
Main road and railway travels parellely to Hatton from Gampola but some palces have to passed is diffrent. Observation saloon is most suitable to travel by train to up country.
Where is Gampola
Kandy town is 128Km far away from Colombo and along A1 route to Paradeniya and then 20km to Nuwareliya road. Gampola is main junction to travel Nawalapitiya, Hatton, Galaha, Doluwa, Wlapane and Nuwareliya. Hill country mountains and several beauties and also cool climate also starts from Gampola railway station.
Places to visit close dto Gampola
Gampola is main town and majority population consist of Muslims. Ambuluwawa and some several places to visit at closed to Gampola
- Ambulawa Mountain (1071m)
- Kothmale Power Station
- Kothmale Tunnel (Atabage)
- Kehila Wattha
- Tea Estates