Piduruthalagala is the Highest Mountain of Sri Lanka. Its peak rises 2524m above sea level. This mountain is very beautiful and it usually gets very cold at its peak.
Piduruthalagala Mountain is situated close to Nuwara Eliya. Most Plants and Animals are Endemic to Sri Lanka. Soma Plants which are only grows at Himalayas of India have been found to grow on this mountain. The peak is currently occupied by security forces of the country as a military base, and is closed to general public
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