The Nachchimale stream in Ingiriya is a necessary visit for any tourist or local that loves being amidst nature. This natural stream forms a pool at the foot of the hills and is in the forest; beyond lush greens and tea bushes. You can spend a day by this natural stream, relax, take a break, or even enjoy a nice picnic while you are at it.
The Rambukkana Raja Maha Vihara is an iconic temple that has a mystery slab with inscriptions that date back to the 1st century. Locals and tourists both visit this temple, as it is an ancient heritage site in Sri Lanka. The place is simple yet pretty and has a sense of peace and tranquillity about it.
The Runakanda Forest Reserve has a village with just three homes inside of it. One of the lesser explored reserves in Sri Lanka; this place is a wonderful haven for bird watchers especially if you love spending a day amidst the lush green nature. The forest is part of the bigger Sinharaja forest and has a similar terrain too.