Ohiya is a small rural village located on the Colombo Badulla Railway. It is situated about 160 km from Colombo. It is great place for a vacation. It is also a great place to explore nature. This area is for the more popular Horton Plains. Bambarakanda Falls, the highest waterfall in Sri Lanka is also located in this area.
If you are traveling here from Colombo I think the train is the better vehicle for this. Because you will be able to so many beautiful memories with less tiredness and fatigue. You can board a train from Colombo to Badulla and get off at Ohiya Station easily. Thereafter you will be able to see the beautiful places in the area.
If you are visiting here you also have to climb off the devil staircase. It will also be a lovely experience. Getting there by vehicle is a bit difficult and you can get there by jeep or motorcycle. After traveling along this road you will find the Weliweriya Estate. then, you will be able to reach Bambarakanda Falls. You can also see Lanka Ella, which is hidden nearby Bambarakanda waterfall.
This area is so beautiful that it is hard to describe. We invite you to come here and experience the beauty of the area.