Ruwanwella Tourism

Ruwanwella fort (Sinhalese: රුවන්වැල්ල බලකොටුව), was initially a fortified base camp erected by the Portuguese in 1590s at Ruwanwella, Kegalle. It was captured by Dutch in 1665, who constructed a wooden fort (Ruanelle) but abandoned it within a few years. In 1817 the British built a stone fort on the site with two bastions. Ruwanwella fort is cuurently being used as a police station.

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Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Ruwanwella, Sri Lanka. Explore Ruwanwella travel guide before you plan your trip here. After your splendid visit to Ruwanwella, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Colombo. Take a short trip from Ruwanwella and set some time aside to explore the Colombo. Dotted with places like Independence Square, Galle Face Green, Seema Malaka; it will definitely be a good idea. Popular vacation packages of Ruwanwella are of 1-2 days.

  • Know the pollution level of Ruwanwella before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.67 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 91.67 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 91.67 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • How safe is Ruwanwella for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ruwanwella.

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
    • Safety Index 75 (High)
    • Pollution Index 75.86 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 35.33 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 25 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 27.26 (Very Low)
    • 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 Ruwanwella

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.85 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 20.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 35.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 29.77 USD

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