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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Amazing view... Roomassala or Buona Vista as its known in English is a mountain situated on the southern coast line of Sri Lanka. This mountain is a geographical irregularity on the otherwise flat coastal areas. There are many stories and legends surrounding this mountain that...More

7  Thank Ralini
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Reviewed 29 May 2013

Situated in Hikkaduwa, Rumassala is a famous location from the ancient days for its difference from the rest of the country. Rumassala goes a long way in the history during Ramayana where it is famous for related story. Beautiful views from the top of the...More

1  Thank Treshi
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Quiet spiritual location. Great views of the sea and coast line. Remember to take off your shoes at the temple, cover bear legs and dont take photos with your back to the buddha.

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This place is so peaceful and offers stunning view. Perfect for photography and peace seekers. One can spend some good time here by just taking a stroll.

1  Thank Tanya M
Reviewed 31 August 2018

A beautiful and very special place to visit. A very spiritual place with an amazing view. Organise a visit by tuck tuck with a guide to get the most out of the experience.

Thank wendis178
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Beautiful shrines of Buddha, Hanuman, Ravana, Sita, Vishnu, Laxmi. A peaceful mountain around the Coastal area. We are not allowed to walk into the mountain. But was allowed to visit the Monastery and the Jungle Beach. But we did not walk to the jungle beach...More

1  Thank Sri V
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a place is mixed with legends, scientific mystery, historic value, views around and beauty. Botanical specialists cannot explain the biodiversity here as it is different to other parts of Sri Lanka. Read the legends before the visit before really doing here. Indians set...More

2  Thank Titus D
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Amazing story of Lord Hanuman and his dropping a piece of Sanjivini mountain. Apparently the hillock has medicinal herbs from this mountain.

Thank ragjoshi
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Rumassala mountain has mythological origins dating back to the Ramayana epic. Apparently Hanuman brought back part of the Himalaya mountains with medicinal plants to cure Lakshman who had been badly wounded. Hanuman dropped part of those mountains at Ritigala and another part at Rumassala. Both...More

Thank rohansourjah
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

this is a amazing trip to gall and that time we visit the rumassala temple and jungle beach.it has a nice beqch viwe.

Thank Gayan A
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

The Peace Pagoda is the big white stupa high on the hill that you can see from Unawatuna and from Galle.We walked 5 km from Galle to the Peace Pagoda. It’s easy to miss the turn off the main road from the Galle side as...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

A really nice place with a fantastic view of Galle. Go there during sunset for great pictures. They provide a cloth for ladies in shorts at the office beside.

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Sachith S
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