‘Little England’ or Nuwara Eliya has been a delight since colonial times. Its weather, the scenic environment and history distinguishes Nuwara Eliya from the rest of Sri Lanka. Therefore there are few things one must do when they visit this beautiful region.
Blessed with picturesque waterfalls, a trekking excursion is an ideal way to spend a day in Nuwara Eliya. Visit crowd favourites such Laksapana Falls, Devon Falls and countless more. Enhance your scenic adventure with a trip to Horton Plains and be mesmerized by its breathtaking beauty. Attracting rare species of birds, Galway’s Land Bird Sanctuary is another treat for Nuwara Eliya travellers. Rather than sticking to a land journey, get yourself a bird’s eye view of Nuwara Eliya by booking the excursion with Cinnamon Air offering top class Sri Lankan domestic flights.
Another intriguing attraction are the tombs of significant British personnel’s, situated opposite the Nuwara Eliya Golf course – an extra treat after an invigorating day of golf. While touring around Nuwara Eliya, you can also savour some freshly brewed tea from tea houses such as the St. Clair’s Tea Centre.
The things to do in Nuwara Eliya are endless!
Intrigued by history, art and food, Shazzana Hamid is a writer who is passionate about the extraordinary. Disguised as Lavinia Woolf she writes of the exhilarating and enchanting.