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Things to do in Ella

Ella is one of the most beautiful travel destinations in the paradise island of Sri Lanka. If you are planning to explore this little town in Hill Country of Sri Lanka, you will have to make sure you plan your stay well. Anasa Wellness Resort is a wonderful experience in the mountains of Bandarawela and would be the perfect choice for you.


The article below provides some details about some of the most delightful things to do in Ella.


1. Explore Nine Arch Bridge


This is one of the most popular tourist attractions here in Ella. It showcases the rich grandeur and timeless beauty of colonial architecture. The bridge stands on a deep gorge, flanked by lush greenery. To capture the true beauty of the place, try visiting in the early morning hours, just before sunrise. The mists that surround the region will make your photo truly magical. Needless to say, you should also capture the beautiful moment when a train passes over the bridge!


2. Visit Diyaluma Falls


A famous attraction here in Ella, the Diyalyma Falls is known to be the 2nd tallest waterfall in Sri Lanka. The waterfall is also the 361st tallest waterfall in the world. You can reach the spot with ease from the town of Ella. Keep in mind that if you want to enjoy the best that the destination has to offer, you have to take a small hike. Be sure to wear comfortable clothes and shoes for the journey. There is a steep dropoff at the Lower Diyaluma Falls where you will find a glistening pool of water! Don’t miss the chance of a dip here.


3. Enjoy a train journey


The train ride from Ella to Kandy is known to be one of the most beautiful train rides in the world! There are so many tourists who take this ride as they travel through this part of the country. The experience of witnessing the beauty of the rolling hills of Ella will mesmerize you! You will get the chance to mingle with friendly locals and tourists as you embark on this tour.


4. Find out more about the legend of Ravana


Learn more about the legendary King Ravana of Sri Lanka. There are places like Ravana Cave and Ravana Ella where Princess Sita, who was the consort of Lord Rama of India, is believed to have been kept hidden after she was abducted by King Ravana.


Hope the information and tips above will help you to make your travel experience in Ella more rewarding!

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