Nuwara Eliya, known as ‘Little England,’ is a charming destination that combines natural beauty, colonial heritage, and modern comforts. The city name means the ‘City of Light’ or ‘City on the Plain’. At an elevation of 1868 m, this place is famous for tea plantations. The tallest mountain in Sri Lanka Pidurutalagala overlooks this beautiful city. The temperate and cool climate makes it a favorable coolest place in Sri Lanka.
The British colonial-influenced city is popular for its lush green landscapes, tea plantations, and stunning architecture. Visit local tea factories to learn about the tea-making process. If you wish to, bring home some of the finest tea as a souvenir. This Nuwara Eliya city is also famous for photography as the scenic landmarks here are mesmerizing.
Lake Gregory (Boating, Fishing)
Galwan’s Land Bird Sanctuary
Numerous Tea Factories
Lovers Leap Waterfall