Ella is a small town totally hidden away in wilderness and is popular among the tourists for beautiful trekking trails, rich bio-diversity, and a unique variety of flora and fauna. There are many green trails near this town which will walk you through the tranquil woodland and tea plantations of Ella. Ella is a perfect day tour for those who prefer to spend their day surrounded by peace and the lush green beauty of nature.
With our one-day Ella city sightseeing tour from Nuwara Eliya, explore the natural beauty catering to different kinds of experiences like walking through tea plantation, witnessing the iconic bridge, capturing the ruin beauty of temples.
- Visit to the iconic bridge of Sri Lanka – Nine Arches Bridge.
- Lunch in a local restaurant of Ella.
- You will start trekking from Ella Rock.
- Explore the colonial architectural beauty of Nine Arch Bridge.
- You will follow another beautiful trekking trail to Little Adam’s Peak.
Day 01 : Ell City Sightseeing Tour
The tour representative will pick you up from your hotel room in Nuwara Eliya and from there, you will enjoy a day full of beautiful trails, iconic architectures, and many more stunning sights. During lunch, you will enjoy the famous Sri Lankan cuisines in a local restaurant of Ella.
Places you will Visit
1) Ella Rock
When you will start your one-day tour, you will start with Ella Rock. The sight will give you a major panoramic view of the wilderness that beautifully surrounds most part of Sri Lanka. Ella rock is a beautiful mountain which holds a single tree and that unique part makes it an appealing sight that many visits. And after registering the beauty of this place. You will walk down a path filled with tea plantations estate and small-small brick houses.
2) Nine Arch Bridge
After climbing down from Ella rock, you will then visit the iconic architecture of Sri Lanka. Constructed in the pre-colonial time, the beauty of the bridge attracts millions every year and mesmerize them in many ways about the rare architectures of the world. As per the official knowledge, the bridge is constructed with bricks, rocks, and cement and not a single kind of steel is used during the making of this bridge. And the lush green beauty of the tea plantation accentuates the beauty of this bridge.
3) Climb to Little Adam’s Peak
After lunch, you will walk towards another most exciting trekking trail in Ella which is Little Adam’s Peak. The path will take through the tea plantations estate where you will see many women plucking the tea leaves and later, you will walk through the wilderness. You can also stop at various eateries halted during this trekking trail where you can enjoy snacks with an amazing view.
These will be the places that you can cover on a one-day tour in Ella. When you will walk down from Little Adam’s Peak, you will be driven back to your hotel room in Nuwara Eliya.
- Pick-up and drop will be from your hotel room.
- A lunch with a taste of local cuisines.
- All the transfer in and around the city will be via a privately shared vehicle.
- Guided trekking journeys during this trip.
- Any personal expense like camera fee, baggage fee, etc.
- Any type of partake in activity at these places.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q.What is Ella city mainly known for?
A. Ella city is a favourite among day hikers and experienced trekkers.
Q.What are some famous trekking trails in Ella city?
A. Two treks are the most famous among trekkers in Ella that are: Little Adam’s peak, ella rock, Raavan waterfalls among others.
Q.How many days are enough to explore Ella city?
A. A minimum of 3 days is required to explore Ella city.
Q.How long is the train journey from Kandy to Ella?
A. 6 hours is the train journey distance from Kandy to Ella.
Q.Who will like Ella?
A. People who like to trek or hike up hills for an adventure or a peaceful, serene holiday then Ella will be perfect.