Where is Little England of Sri Lanka?

By | November 18, 2018
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Nuwara Eliya, nicknamed as Little England is a city in the hill country of the Central Province, Sri Lanka.

Nuwara Eliya is considered to be the most important location for Tea Production in Sri Lanka and the city is overlooked by Piduruthalagala, the tallest mountain in Sri Lanka.

Especially due to the climate, Nuwara Eliya is a major tourist attraction.

Horton Plains, Haggala Botanical Garden, Waterfalls, Gregory Lake, Victoria Park, Golf Course are few in a long list of major attractions there.

One of the distinctive features of Nuwara Eliya’s countryside is the widespread growing of vegetables, fruit and flowers.

Gregory Lake is a prominent attraction in Nuwara Eliya, and was built under the period of British Governor Sir William Gregory in 1873. Paddling a boat when there is mist is something magical you can do here.

Many recreation facilities such as boat rides, bike rentals, pony rides; paddle boats are available around the Gregory Lake. This is a great place to get an unforgettable relaxing experience.