Situated in the Badulla District of Sri Lanka and close to the Moneragala District, this beautiful mountain peak stands at a height of about 6,600 feet above sea-level. One could see the morning mist on the eastern side of its slopes bringing up Monaragala, Pottuwil and the beauty of the eastern coast. From its western side one can look over the enchanting Yala, Kirinda, Tissamaharama and beyond into the southern coast offering up beautiful views of these locations from its peak on a clear day while it offers magnificent views of sunrise and sunset.
The entry points to the lovely Namunukula are from Badulla town, Passara, or Badalkumbura and Ella Towns. Namunukula town is situated between Badulla, Ella and Passara while the most popular and scenic entrance-route is from Ella.