Nuwara Eliya is a town of central province in Sri Lanka. It is located at an altitude of 1,868 m (6,128 ft) in the central highlands and is considered one of the most important locations for Tea production in Sri Lanka. And also, Nuwara Eliya consider as “Little England”. Because of the cooler atmosphere. Gregory Lake in Nuwara Eliya, is popular with domestic tourists who enjoy strolling the footpaths, taking out a swan-shaped pedal boat or trotting around on a pony. As such with these many attractions Gregory Lake is a family friendly historic location of Sri Lanka.
Nuwara Eliya famous for high quality tea production in Sri Lanka because of its climate. Not only on the island, Ceylon Tea is popular all around the world. Lots of tea factories in Nuwara Eliya open for visitors to see the tea production process and taste the fresh cup of tea.
The Queen Victoria Park is arranged in center of the Nuwara Eliya City and It’s one of the must visit destination. This park was named to respect the 60th Jubilee Coronation of Queen Victoria in the year 1897. Initially the recreation center was the research field of Hakgala Botanical Garden. The recreation center wakes up with blossoms around March to May, and August and September. It’s likewise home to a lot of hill-country bird species, including the Kashmir flycatcher, Indian pitta and gray tit.
Horton Plains was declared a National Park in 1988 and covers 3160 hectares of grasslands. It is rich in biodiversity and many species found here are endemic to the region. Further, it is also a popular tourist destination and Horton Plains are home to a wide variety of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles. The most common mammal seen is the sambar deer who skirts through the long grasses and moves in large herds. Giant squirrels, wild boars, rusty-spotted cats and purple-faced langurs are amongst some of the 24 species of mammal found here.
The main attraction of Moon Plains is the mini Worlds End at the edge giving a 360 Degree view of the surrounding peaks and towns. The plains is home to Elk, wild buffaloes, dear and many types of birds. This area is also visited by leopards. As such, the Moon Plains prove to be an ideal place for a hike or a cycling tour, with beautiful landscapes galore. The view from the Mini World’s Peak at sunrise is especially spectacular; with the golden glow of the sun.
If you are a big fan of playing Golf this is the best place to play golf in Sri Lanka. There was nice cool weather and a place’s full location for enjoying playing Golf. This is open to everyone throughout the year. This is also a hotel to stay Nuwara Eliya.
Haggala botanical garden is a famous botanical garden in Sri Lanka which is located in Nuwara Eliya District. this is full of flowers best time to visit is March to May. At that time this garden is very colorful. Busy with local and foreign visitors. If you visit this place off-season that is not a much better way to enjoy it.
Gregory Lake is a famous lake in hones boat ride which is located Nuwara Eliya. Lake Gregory was built during the period of British Governor Sir William Gregory in 1873. The lake and the surrounding area make up the Gregory Lake Area. Best place for children to play and lovers to enjoy relaxation.
This is a famous Hindu kovil in Nuwara Eliya. Seethe Amman kovi is built on top of the mountain. Color with gold. This place is believed to be the site where Sita was held captive by Asur Samrat Ravana, and where she prayed daily for Rama to come and save her in the Hindu epic, Ramayana.