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Mahapelessa Hot Springs

Mahapelessa, Hambantota, Tangalle 82000, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 224072
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Relaxing Hot Water Bath

Mahapelessa Hot Water Spring (aka Madunagala Hot Water Spring) is a major hot spring in Sri Lanka... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
exploreslk
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Nice location

Its very close to ridiyagama safari park.you can have a warm barth in this location.its good for... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Gayan C
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Mahapelessa, Hambantota, Tangalle 82000, Sri Lanka
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+94 91 2 224072
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mahapelessa Hot Water Spring (aka Madunagala Hot Water Spring) is a major hot spring in Sri Lanka. The spring is really large and even a big crowd can't reduce the water level of tanks beating the speed of inflow of the spring. Having a bath...More

2  Thank exploreslk
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Its very close to ridiyagama safari park.you can have a warm barth in this location.its good for children also.that included aquarium,birds,children park

Thank Gayan C
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The drive from the main road is interesting as you go thru plantations and villages and vegetable cultivation. The hot springs are unique in this area and the place is done up with changing rooms and well maintained.

Thank M-one98
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

what wonderful place to visit make sure you visit this in the afternoon you will love it. nice area to visit.

Thank infoY7271GP
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

There was an entrance fee of Rs. 60 per a local adult, which seemed fair, considering aquarium, bird park and other things that were there to see, apart from the hot springs. I went only for the hot springs without watching other stuff. You can't...More

Thank Rasika B
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

At first the sight was unique and attractive to go check what was that fuss about. To your amazement you will see people bathing in that water thinking it has healing powers as it springs up hot.

Thank saminasr
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

What amazing place to visit. There are 4 wells in different temperature. These are the natural wells & properly maintaining by the authorities.

Thank Henry T
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Hot water springs alright.....nothing spectacular...a few rectangular tanks with water of different temperatures. Cannot get in for a bath. Has been renovated & the area has been done up.Not worth the drive just to see this

Thank jccooray
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This springs are also known as Madunagala hot springs There are several hot springs made in to wells. Temperature of each well is different the middle one being very hot and other going down to lukewarm to just warm. Wells are maintained very well ,...More

2  Thank Prasanna A
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Located in Ridiyagama area close by to the safari park. You can reach the place by traveling along Padalangala - Sooriyawewa road. There are about 5-6 hot water wells and they charge Rs50 per person (From locals) which I think is not worth paying for....More

Thank Rookantha
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owlymac
15 November 2017|
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Response from Rasika B | Reviewed this property |
You can't swim there. But can bathe. Shouldn't wear western swim suits.
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