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Dunhida Falls there is a small car park on a bend in the road about 2km from the falls, north of town, which takes about 25 minutes on foot (you may have to pay for the car to be guarded). Buses also stop nearby (about 10 minutes walk away). The path to falls is across the road from the car park. It is quite rough and steep in places, so take care and wear suitable shoes. The valley at this point is also quite narrow which can make it very hot.. The humidity is also very high near the falls, which is noticeable if you have come down from is also very high near the falls, which is noticeable if you have come down from the high lands. Numerous stalls sell cold drinks, herbs etc at the start of the walk and along it. As the falls are very popular with Sri Lankans, foreign travelers are not hassled too much.