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Sambar

No. 04, Haddon Hill Road | Alpine Hotel, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
(+94) 52 2223500
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Ranked #1 of 1 nightlife in Nuwara Eliya
Type: Bar/ Clubs
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English first
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

The sambers do not come when the sun is high, so better to go early or around 4.30 - 5 p.m. You need to stop the vehicle and wait patentily patiently. They come quite near the vehicle track. Superb experience. This is past worlds end turnoff so suggest that you cover it after or before worlds end. Since they charge... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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54 reviews 54 reviews
27 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2011

What a piece of paradise is Nuwara Eliya, a lovely place

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Karachi, Pakistan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011

It was in the last days of September 2011, we left Kandy and headed for Nuwara Eliya. The weather was slightly chill with clouds around us. The drive from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya was beautiful and with fine carpeted roads and and amazing sight seeing. Lush green mountains all across the area and farms of fresh vegetables. On the way... More

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portsmouth
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

this was a surreal area to visit on our way from Tangalle to Kandy through the hill country. it is at an elevation of 6000ft in the srilankan mountains. you can immediately see the change in scenery and buildings when entering. it is full of english and scottish style manor houses and restaurants and has one of only two glof... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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81 reviews 81 reviews
65 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2011

This place takes entire day and you can cover below good things - While travelling in car you will get very fantastic views, in some points you will feel like to get down from car and take some snaps - Play nice soft, sooding and romantic songs and enjoy your travel with good sceneries (water fall, trees and nice greenery)... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2011

Superb sceneries and a good driver/guid : Nuwara Eliya to Hatton. Full credit to my driver and guide. http://budditours.blogspot.com Regards MG

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Kathmandu
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

A great place to visit...peaceful, calm....paradiso for people who love nature and want to just chill!!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2010

Popped into this hotel as it was recommended in the lonely planet for a nice place for a drink in the freshly built alpine lounge bar with stunning views ect,. In reality it looked like a desolated hotel with barely any staff to help. We were eventually seen wandering around admiring the crappy looking xmas tree in reception and pointed... More

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