Uva’s symbolic mountain is Namunukula, which stands tallest of the mountain range
surrounding the Badulla town. One can get spectacular views of Welimada basin,
Kataragama and Hambantota beach from Namunukula peak on a clear day. The views of
sunrise and sun set are magnificent too. Amidst the lush green hills, falls the longest river
of the island, Dunhida and Uva is the embarkation for several other magnificent waterfalls
of the island. The region is also composed of important religious places that proclaim the
Sri Lankan historical legacy.