Explore Ella in Nuwara Eliya

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Ella is a small town in the Uva Province. Located on the southern edge of Sri Lanka?s hill country region this small town offers breathless scenery and intimate wildlife. Ella is a town that has nothing much to offer except peace, quiet and a good trek through the scenic countryside.


After breakfast transfer to the start point of the trek. The days trek will give you an amazing insight into the lifestyle of the people who live and farm in this scenic mountainous region of the island. You will walk past a small village and gradually venture into the Ella agricultural area where paddy is grown on mountain terraces and irrigated by small streams. You will have the opportunity of visiting a village home and meet a farmer who will be delighted to show you around his home and if it is season treat you coconut water from his garden. Bidding farewell to the farmer you enter some dense jungle to a scenic stream leading onto more exciting terrain which leads through small villages, where you can watch the authentic daily life of the locals.

  • Length : 12 km
  • Terrain : Undulating ? (Start altitude 450 MASL ? End altitude 400 MASL) (Lowest altitude 250 MASL ? Highest altitude 425 MASL)
  • Duration: About 04 hours
  • Difficulty: Medium