Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara Eliya literally means ‘City of the Valley’ or ‘City of Light’ is a town in the central hills of Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka’s tallest mountain, Paduruthalagala, oversees this beauty.

Tea plantation

History

Nuwara Eliya was founded by some British officers who went missing while hunting for elephants. The British Governor, Sir Edward Barnes, was informed of the city and decided to reside in Elijah, Kandy, and later create an internationally renowned health resort. Later, the city became the ultimate destination for English entertainment such as golf, fox hunting, and polo. Nuwara Eliya also has archaeological significance. There is a good reflection on the colonial city. Even new hotels are being supplied according to the colonial era.

The modern-day city of Elijah

Nuwara Eliya is a modern city, busy city with department stores, fast food chains. However, the more you are away from the busy city, the more you will reconsider the past. While tourists can enjoy a variety of recreational activities in this beautiful city, Nuwara Eliya is known for having some of Asia’s finest 18-hole golf courses, not all of which is horse riding, boating, bird watching and climbing. Fun things you can do.

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Tea Production

Sri Lanka produces a significant quantity of the finest teas in the world and is one of the largest tea exporters in the world in the medium term. Ever since tea was introduced to Sri Lanka in the mid-19th century, Elijah has been the capital of the tea industry.

water falls

as Little England is also home to beautiful waterfalls such as Ramboda Falls, Devon Falls and Laxapana Falls. These are usually accompanied by landmarks and mountaineering.

weather

Nuwan Elijah’s average temperature is about 16 degrees, possibly due to the high altitude, which can reduce to 3 degrees. .

Sita Elijah

Sita Eliya is a village located in the Sita Kovil (Hanuman Temple). It is found on the road to Badullah. The temple was built in a place where Ravana king Seetha Princess hid from Rama.

Horton Plains

Horton Plains is another national park in Sri Lanka and is located on the highest plateau in the island. The park is very popular among nature lovers. However, the end of the world in the Horton Plain shows a sudden drop of 1000 meters and offers an amazing view of the land, including tea estates.

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