Rakwana Tourism

Rakwana, is a small town in the Ratnapura District, Sabaragamuwa Province of Sri Lanka, a notable centre of Ceylon tea plantations and industry. Additionally, Rakwana is said to have gem resources. Rakwana is locally administered by the Godakawela-Rakwana Urban Council. The town of Rakwana including its Northern and Southern part and Kottala has 10,513 in population according to the census carried out in 2010. Located at an elevation of 464m, north of Sinharaja Mountains, on the A17 highway. It is 17 km from Madampe on the way to Galle. In addition, it also has roads leading to Kalawana and Godakawela. Rakwana acts as one of the gateways for the famous Sinharaja Forest reserve.


Is Rakwana in Sri Lanka on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Colombo, Sri Lanka. Attractions in Colombo include Independence Square, Galle Face Green, Seema Malaka. Also, to reach Rakwana, you'll have to take a flight to Colombo; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

    • Climate Index 58.21 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Rakwana

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.02 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.32 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 27.7 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 19.39 USD

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