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Fastest route vom Arugam Bay

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Fastest route vom Arugam Bay

Is there a convenient, fast way to

get from Kandy to Arugam Bay in a day?

Thanks!

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1. Re: Fastest route vom Arugam Bay

Hi there,

By cab for sure, still takes _7 to 8_ hours. Simply Monaragala-Wellawaya-Ella-Eliya-Kandy. By bus it would take 9-12 hours due to transfers and waits.

All the best,

<Erik> & [Sandya]

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2. Re: Fastest route vom Arugam Bay

Yes, but that is Arugam Bay to Kandy.

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3. Re: Fastest route vom Arugam Bay

I thought going via Bibile and Mahiyanganaya is shorter. And you void the very big hills in the Ella - Eliya - Kandy route.

There is also a route to go from Bibile to Kandy via the Randenigala reservoir. Not too sure about the road conditions

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4. Re: Fastest route vom Arugam Bay

Well the alternative (yes sorry misread the sequence also because title is 'vom' which in German means From) will depend on the road quality. Kandy to Mahiyangana is great but Mahiyangana to the south is 'mixed', esp. the A5 towards Bibile. A major road upgrade is planned to start. Still you might shave 30-60 mins from my estimate at least until the road works start, after that it's byebye to that alternative route for 1-2 years at least.

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<Erik> & [Sandya]

Edited: 15 August 2014, 12:05
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