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Ella

Trip Planner Asia  /  Sri Lanka  /  Uva Province  /  Ella
(3.2/5 based on 8,500+ reviews for top 20 attractions)
Things to do: nature, sightseeing, spas
The relaxing hilltop village of Ella benefits from a more temperate climate than much of the rest of country thanks to its high elevation. The pleasant temperatures make the scenery surrounding Ella particularly lush and diverse, with cloud forests and tea plantations covering the hills. Take lots of walks across this verdant landscape during your holiday in Ella to see many old temples, waterfalls, and popular places to soak up stunning views of the scenery. Take a look at our Sri Lanka itinerary planner to refine the details of your trip to Ella.
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Where to stay in Ella

Ella accommodations come in many forms, with the hill station a long-established backpacker-friendly haunt, as well as a growingly popular destination for honeymooning couples and resort-lovers. Guesthouses and rental apartments provide the budget-friendly options in town, with plenty of those including views of the surrounding landscape. Eco-friendly resorts and lodges blend in with the scenery and ensure lots of green space for rest and recreation.
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