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“Misty Mountains....” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Nuwara Elia and Tea Country

Nuwara Elia and Tea Country
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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“Misty Mountains....”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

This location is 7000 feet above sea level and the average temperature around 12-19 C,Soothing climate and breathtaking views where clouds meet mountains and often find mist cover. Nuwaraeliya has the highest point of Sri lanka (Piduruthalagala Mountain) . It is an agricultural area where most of the mountains are covered with Tea plantations. You could witness hundreds of water falls in different sizes and the fauna and flora creates the environment the best place to relax and have a cup of hot tea or a beer.It has a rich history which is influenced by the British who used to run the tea plantation during the period of colonialism.
Nuwaraeliya is a must visit location. Attractions:- Seetha eliya kovil, Victoria park,( Gregory lake with its jogging tracks , cycling, Speed boating, peddle boating,horse riding ),Worlds end, Ambewela,Golf club,Labukelle tea factory.

Visited August 2013
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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
“nuwaraeliy tour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

nuwaraeliy(little england) i spend two nights here with my french clients.the road from kandy to nuwaraeliya,it's amazing,many water falls and hair pin bends.we visited a tea factory also(blue field tea factory) and also victoriya park.you need some warm clothes to stay here,i strinly suggests try to stay at least one night here,during your tour in srilanka. Rishan

Visited September 2013
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jerusalem
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“Beautiful tea plantations”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

The town itself is a bit dull nothing really to see. the tea plantations are lovely- beautiful views and a free tea

Visited August 2013
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Grenoble, France
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“Sri Lanka - Nuwera Eliya”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We appreciated the tea plantations and the beautiful landscapes. But the weather was really bad (rain) and it was really cold (15° celsius only in july !).

Visited July 2013
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Stockholm, Sweden
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“Nice English feeling and good shopping for winter clothes”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Nice English feeling (including rain!!) and good shopping for winter clothes downtown. Just take a look around first... :-)

Visited July 2013
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