Hill Country

Beauty beyond words

The Hill Country refers to the picturesque mountain ranges in the center of Sri Lanka. These gorgeous towering mountains are covered with tea plantations and are home to some of the country’s most unique and historic accommodations. Whether you decide to drive through the countryside, take a beautiful train ride, or go on a nice stroll, Nuwara Eliya is a must-visit location on your list in Sri Lanka. There is simply nothing like the breathtaking scenery in the area of Haputale, Ella, and Bandarawela. You are invited to immerse yourself in Sri Lanka’s Hill Country, which offers a memorable journey while also showcasing its stunning natural surroundings and extensive history. The Hill Country is the ideal destination for you if looking for a restful break or an exciting vacation.

Your Go-To Guide for Hill Country

The dry season, from December to March, is the ideal time to visit the Hill Country. The weather is cooler, sunny, and there isn’t much rain during this season.But the Hill Country is lovely all year round, and every season has its own special beauty.

There are several amazing sites to visit in Sri Lanka’s Hill Country. Nuwara Eliya is known for its historic structures, tea gardens, and pleasant climate.  Ella is a popular tourist destination because of its stunning scenery, hiking trails, and waterfalls. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Horton Plains National Park offers an exceptional cloud forest and breathtaking views. You may not miss Adam’s Peak which is rich in historical significance and natural beauty that truly wants to be experienced.

You may visit tea plantations and learn how tea is made at a factory while enjoying a fresh cup of tea. There are several routes to explore if you enjoy hiking, including the Horton Plains Trail and Lipton’s Seat Trail. Stunning waterfalls like Ravana Falls and Bambarakanda Falls should not be missed. If you enjoy watching birds, the Hill Country is home to interesting species including the Ceylon paradise flycatcher and Sri Lankan blue magpie. Further, places like Gregory Lake, the Seetha Amman Temple, and the Nuwara Eliya Racecourse are great places to experience local culture in Sri Lanka.

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