Sin: වලපනේ valapanē

‘Forest Village’  [Wathumulla] CP,  Sri Lanka.

From Sin: val/vala, ‘forest, wood, jungle’; and pane, ‘place, site’ (variation of Sin: pala, pola).

Walapane is in the hill country, at an altitude of 1,280m, surrounded by lush green forest, cloud-topped mountains and deep valleys.

For related place names see Sri Lanka Place names.

 

View from Walapane

View from Walapane          Rehman Abubakr