Pompakelle Forest Park
Ratnapura Gem Bureau, Museum & Laboratory
A reputable place to purchase gems with relatively low sales pressure is Ratnapura Gem Bureau, Museum & Laboratory. There’s a good...
The 6m-high Katugas Falls, three kilometres north of town, are quite pleasant but are crowded on Sundays and public holidays.
Maha Saman Devale
The Maha Saman Devale, 4km west of the city, is an architectural treasure well worth visiting. Perched on a small hill, it has a...
Lonely Planet review
The lush Pompakelle Forest Park, behind Ratnapura Rest House, is laced with walking trails through this lush forest.