Where is it: Ella – 202 kilometers from Colombo, in the middle of Sri Lanka.
Altitude: 1041 m
When to go: November to March
Recommended Duration: 1 Day
Popular for: Nature, Waterfalls, Ella Rock
Currency: Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR)
Population: 44,763 (2012)
Province: Uva Province
Ella can be named as the beautiful town that is located in the Badulla district in Sri Lanka that introduces you to the amazing views of the tea plantations, valleys and also the enticing climatic conditions throughout the year. The most prominent reasons for paying a visit to the town is the nine arches railway bridge from the colonial era, the beautiful cafes, guest houses along with strolling places with the hills and lush greenery at the backdrop.
Best Time to Visit Ella
The best time to make your presence at Ella is during the pleasant weather conditions during June, July and August when the temperature is moderate and likely to please you and your favorite ones for sightseeing and transfers. There are numerous places that you can choose to visit namely, the Nine Arches Bridge, also known as Ahas Namaye Palama or The Bridge in the Sky that is located in the mountainous region of Ella of Sri Lanka, followed by Ravana falls which is elevated at a height 82 feet, Bopath falls which is located in the Rathnapura district of Sri Lanka, Duwili Ella Falls or Walawe Ganga East Falls that is perched at a height of 40 meters, Thudugala Ella waterfall which is located in the Thudugala village of Kalutara district, Kithal Ella Falls which is surrounded by the lush green vegetation, Demodara Loop in Demodara, Muthiyangana Raja Maha Viharaya or Muthiyangana Temple is a Buddhist temple at the centre of Badulla that is just 22 km away from Ella. For more information on tourism packages to Srilanka contact Swan Tours or call 011 23415601.