Nuwara Eliya

Sometimes in life, you can lose your balance but it’s important to try keeping your inner peace. We just have to inhale the moment and exhale the past. The best therapy is travelling. Visit Nuwara Eliya to be adventurous that’s how we all feel lost alive. Definitely it will be your favourite destination of Sri Lanka.

Nuwara Eliya was founded by Samuel Baker. The name “Nuwara Eliya” has the meaning of “city of light”. “Nuwara represents the royal township. It gets full of sunshine because of Patana areas, thus getting the name “Light” or “Eliya”. Then this city was called as “Nuwara Eliya”.

Nuwara Eliya is a hidden wonder of hill country in Central province in Sri Lanka. Nuwara Eliya is considered as the coldest city in Sri Lanka. The rainfall in Nuwara Eliya is significant with precipitation even during the dry season. The best time to visit Nuwara Eliya is from February to April because it has a moderate climate. Nuwara Eliya shows a great increment in hotel occupancy to perform well in the Sri Lankan tourism industry. When travelling Nuwara Eliya, you may need to find a good hotel that you can stay during your journey. Nuwara Eliya is well facilitated to enjoy the essence of the journey. There are some thrilling weekend activities that you can enjoy here. Furthermore, the accommodations in  Nuwara Eliya offer you delicious food and best sceneries of nature. You will never forget how Nuwara Eliya made you feel because Sri Lanka is foremost in hospitality. People in Nuwara Eliya are friendly and they never forget to share their warm smile to welcome you. Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost. Nuwara Eliya is also known as “Little England” for it’s a resemblance in natural beauty and construction. Also, you can find a lot of tea plantations. Nuwara Eliya is a place where you can enjoy the stunning view of endless green plantations, marvellous architectural things, cascading waterfalls, rocks, hills to climb and other amazing landscapes. Have we ever wondered why we humans find nature so mesmerizing?

These are top attractions not to miss in Nuwara Eliya.

1.Horton plains

Horton Plains is a site where has a rich biodiversity with a massive collection of endemic flora and fauna. It offers excellent sites of the valley. It’s not easy to climb. There are pebbles, rocks, stones along the way. That’s why climbing Horton plains is so adventurous. But the path is really beautiful. If you like nature and going on hikes, this is worth to visit.

2. Cascading Waterfall

Nuwara Eliya is a home to many scenic waterfalls in Sri Lanka. They add vast beauty to the city. The best waterfalls are St Clair’s falls, Lover’s leap falls, Devon Falls, Bomburu Ella, Mohini falls, Ramboda falls and Kolapathana falls. They depict faboulous views over the tea gardens. These sites are really calm places that you can be happy and see the whole area with the noise of water even it’s a musical tribute to your enjoyment.

3. Hakgala Botanical Garden

Nuwara Eliya is home to many scenic waterfalls in Sri Lanka. They add vast beauty to the city. The best waterfalls are St Clair’s falls, Lover’s leap falls, Devon Falls, Bomburu Ella, Mohini falls, Ramboda falls and Kolapathana falls. They depict faboulous views over the tea gardens. These sites are really calm places that you can be happy and see the whole area with the noise of water even it’s a musical tribute to your enjoyment.

4. Pedro Tea Factory

The building structure of this factory is unique than other factories. It is built in the style of a chocolate factory. In order to maintain a high standard of quality, tea manufacturing is done only during the night when the weather is colder. Over looking the tea boutique is the lovely scenery of the tea estate. This place is a must visit to anyone who visits the beautiful Nuwara Eliya.

5. Lake Gregory

This lake is very picturesque and you will love the boat ride here. You can either walk around the lake or even indulge in some water sports. You will never forget the sight of Gregory lake which is covered by deep blue water surrounded by lush green trees.

The main responsibility of choosing perfect sightseeing spots is solely within the hands of the travellers. If you choose Nuwara Eliya, make sure that you are in the best site of Sri Lanka because it counts the value of the journey. This is another ideal city in a green paradise, Sri Lanka surrounded by all natural blessings. Tourists in all over the world are welcomed to Nuwara Eliya in Sri Lanka to entertain with picturesque sceneries, outdoor activities, adventures, wonderful weather and fabulous culture.