Ella (Southern edge of Sri Lanka's Hill Country)

Ella (Southern edge of Sri Lanka's Hill Country)

Vimanra Hotel

Ella is a relaxing small town in the middle of the beautiful greens of tea. There are a lot of things to do in Ella. Most travelers fall in love with its surroundings, which make them want to stay longer than they supposed to be. We’re sure that Ella is going to be one of your favorite stops.


Things to do in Ella,

Climb up little Adam’s peak

This little nephew of Adam’s Peak is a far easier climb. Nevertheless, the view is still a spectacular one.

Enjoy the endless tea field views

Mister Lipton, back in 1890, planted the first seeds of what is Sri Lanka’s biggest export product right now.

Walk along the rails on the Nine Arch Bridge in Ella

It’s 30 meters or 99 feet high and the guards allow you to walk along the rails. Even through the tunnel if you like to.

Get wet at the Ravana waterfall

Visit this 25-m high waterfall. It has become a very popular tourist site stopping by to enjoy the view and take a dip in the water.

Hike up to the top of Ella Rock

Hike to the top of Ella Rock. It takes 2 hours to hike from bottom to top. It can be done with a guide or on your own but make sure you got the directions.


With its warm days and cool nights, the weather in Ella, Sri Lanka is quite perfect. It’s best to visit Ella from January until May but it should be fine throughout the year.