95 km From Colombo
Kithulgala is located 95km away From Colombo. The River flowing through the village is exceptionally enjoyable. Thought generally broad at kitulgala. The kelani River is Shallow for the major part of its width and provides safe locations to swim and enjoy the waters and surroundings especially during the first three month of the year. The other bank can be accessed from the Village by wading out in the Shallow water and then by a traditional outrigger Canoe. The name of Kithulgala is derived from the Kithul palm tree that is found in abundance in the Village of Kithulgala.