Stumbling across somewhere new is exactly what traveling is all about, But of course, it never hurts to find out a bit about the area before you hurry off. Read on and discover the essential facts about Nuwara Eliya.
If you need help finding your bearings, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, the national capital, is 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the west. Additionally, Hatton is 13 miles (21 kilometers) to the southwest.
The population of this area of Sri Lanka is roughly 26,000.
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Lavish rooms, quality amenities and great service is what you'll find when you spend your nights at the Kent Cottage (Lot 6, Little England Cottages) or the Heritance Tea Factory (Kandapola Nuwara Eliya). If you're the sort of wanderer who would rather spend all their time exploring the area, a swanky suite may not be to your taste. Some superb budget options are the Hotel Glendower (No 5, Grand Hotel Road) and the St. Andrew's Hostel (No. 44/23 St. Andrew's Drive).
Fasten your seatbelt, stow your tray table and prepare to experience Nuwara Eliya! Once you touch down at Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport (HRI), the main streets will be just 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the northwest from here.
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Work on your swing and maybe take some strokes off your game at Nuwara Eliya Golf Club. Need some more options? Head to Victoria Park, a grassy oasis, and enjoy soaking up some sun and appreciating your green, leafy surroundings. But there's more. Climb to the top of Pidurutalagala, or observe it from a comfortable vantage point.
Whether you want your next travel adventure to be heart-stopping and electrifying or more peaceful and mellow, one thing's for certain — you'll have loads of stories to dine out on when you get home!
Booking a 4-Day Private Guided Train Tour of the Sri Lankan Countryside can jazz up your upcoming trip to Nuwara Eliya. You might also like to keep busy with a Private Overnight Luxury Camping & Leopard Safari in Yala National Park!
After you've spent some time seeing all there is to see in Nuwara Eliya, world-famous attractions are on offer right around the corner! The Dambulla Cave Temple lures tourists from every corner of the globe. Dambulla, about 60 miles (97 kilometers) from Nuwara Eliya, is a handy base when stopping by this unforgettable attraction.
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A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Guests will appreciate free perks like valet parking and WiFi in public areas. Free self parking, a coffee shop, and a terrace are also offered.
This hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A business center, a coffee shop, and a terrace are also on offer.
A restaurant, free self parking, and a 24-hour front desk are among this villa's amenities. Guests will appreciate free perks like English breakfast and WiFi in public areas. A garden, a lobby fireplace, and a library are also on offer.
This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Guests will appreciate free perks like valet parking and WiFi in public areas. Free self parking, a coffee shop, and a terrace are also offered.
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