Nuwara Eliya

A must do day trip is Nuwara Eliya, a city in the hill country of the Central Province, Sri Lanka ~60KM from Aqua Dunhinda. Its name means "city on the plain which is a picturesque landscape and temperate climate. It is at an altitude of 1,868 m (6,128 ft) and is considered to be the most important location for tea production in Sri Lanka. The city is overlooked by Pidurutalagala, the tallest mountain in Sri Lanka. Nuwara Eliya is known for its temperate, cool climate – the coolest area in Sri Lanka. The tea produced in hill called the upcountry tea is the most popular and has a unique favor and taste. You will be hypothesize by the thousounds of acres of tea plantations, waterfalls and mist along the way - So enjoy the winding journey!