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Even though the town Nuwara Eliya is not seemingly energetic; this place magically changes its appearance according to the slight seasonal changes unlikely anywhere in Sri Lanka. The best season to visit Nuwara Eliya is February to May in which all the garden are adorned with newly blossomed verity of flowers and fresh greenery, uncovering unique and most exciting activities to all the tourists. Don’t forget to enjoy Hiking, paddling bicycle around the city, enjoying water related activities in the mesmerizing Gregory Lake!

Horse Ride in gregory park
In Nuwara Eliya Horse Riding is a must do activity, for both children and adults. Horses are available around the city, for it is one of the most popular attractions available for a reasonable price. Don’t forget to enjoy the view of the Gregory Lake meanwhile.
Play golf in Nuwara Eliya Golf Club
As the oldest Golf Course in Sri Lanka and Asia, old style Nuwara Eliya golf course is located right in the middle of the city. You will be able to enjoy a marvelous setting, and a wonderfully maintained yet course with plenty of obstacles and surprises that will make your experience excellent.
Boat riding in gregory lake
Gregory Lake was cleaned and maintained as the center of Nuwara Eliya town, attracting many tourists by opening a great opportunity for rides on the house boat around the lake with many other exciting water related activities such as canoeing, jet skiing, swan boat.
Go on a Hike to Horton Plains
Horton plains National Park as the core part of Nuwara Eliya, is a good mix of high rocky climbs and vast spaces of flat terrains on the way to World’s End. Begin your journey before the sunrise and witness the spectacular far view from the plateau over a steep and about 900m high cliff.
Bicyle Paddling around Nuwara Eliya
There are more than 21 exclusive bike routes for anyone who’s interested in enjoying the happenings in Nuwara Eliya. Ride along the Gregory Lake by renting a bike for a cheaper price and enjoy the mesmerizing evening through the cold winds to warm your heart.
HAKGALA BOTANICAL GARDENS
Rising to the elevation of 5600 feet the Hakgala garden was established in the year 1860.
PEDRO MOUNTAIN
Popularly known as Piduruthalagala where the Radio transmitting station is seen at the summit of the Mountain. Nuwara Eliya being a mountain valet consists of a plateau which is 6240 feet above sea level.
POST OFFICE
Built in 1894 according to Tudor style and is one of the oldest buildings in Nuwara Eliya.
NEW ZEALAND FARM
The farm is located in Ambewela which is few kilometers from Nuwara Eliya. New Zealand farm rears pure bred cows.
KIRIGALPOTHA
This is the second tallest mountain in Sri Lanka and rises to 2388 meters above sea level. This can be reached via Horton plains.
BOMBURA ELLA
This is also known as Perawela falls located near the Nuwara Eliya border. This cascade has a collection of 10 smaller water falls.
HOLY TRINITY CHURCH
The church was built in 1833 by Church of England. It was officially declared in 1852. This church also houses the pipe organ which is a special model.
GALWAYS LAND & BIRD SANCTUARY
Located 1 km from the town is famous for its bird life, which includes 10 Sri Lankan endemics. The guests can see Wild boar, barking deer and other animals.
MOON PLAINS
Moon plains is an agricultural and environment zone. This beautiful area of land is made more picturesque by its flat and sloppy land mass. One can see elk, wild buffalo and wild deer.
SHANTHIPURA
Shanthipura is the highest village in North East of Sri Lanka, located in Nuwara Eliya.
THOTUPOLA
This is the third highest peak in Sri Lanka and a unique mountain forest ecosystem of Horton plains. It is stated that this was landing place of King Rawana when returning from India.
VICTORIA PARK
This park is named after Queen Victoria’s 60th jubilee coronation and established in 1897. This consists of 27 acres with beautiful flora and fauna.
KANDE ELLA
Kande Ella is a forest reserve bordering the Kande Ella Tank which is about 12 km from Nuwara Eliya on the Nuwara Eliya Pattipola road.
SINGLE TREE
Situated 6890 feet above sea level and Single Tree is the best vantage point to observe the beauty of Nuwara eliya.
LOVER’S LEAP
Lovers leap is known for romantic folklore. Legend has it that the lovers have leapt to their deaths from this water fall.
ROYAL TURF CLUB
One of the most fashionable venues in 1950s. 1868 meters above sea level. Most notable event is the Governor’s cup.
STRAWBERRY FARM
Strawberry farms can be reached via Hakgala, Ambewela road. Freshly picked strawberries are available.

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