Pidurutalagala is a 8,281 ft / 2,524 m mountain peak near Nuwara Eliya, Central, Sri Lanka. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 1st highest mountain in Central and the 1st highest mountain in Sri Lanka. The nearest peaks are Kikilimana, Single Tree Hill, Uda Radella, Ketahera, Water Fall P. T. New, and Mahakudagala. Pidurutalagala belongs to the World Country High Points Challenge peak list. See the Pidurutalagala map, 3D fly around, and the Pidurutalagala photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Pidurutalagala SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by ailgop

12 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Feb 22, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Pidurutalagala

  • ailgop
  • ranilalgama
  • kavindha-ranasinghe
  • ravindratammita

Routes Used trails & approaches

80% Nuwara Eliya through the slippery road

20% same as the one up


  • scott scott
    commented on Mar 28, 2012
    Summit is off-limits due to military installation.

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Alternate Names

Mount Pedro


8,281 ft / 2,524 m


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Central, Sri Lanka

Summited by

  • ailgop
  • ranilalgama
  • viraj
  • kavindha-ranasinghe
  • MikeP
  • ravindratammita

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