©

Pussellawa trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Pussellawa

Trip Planner Asia  /  Sri Lanka  /  Central Province  /  Pussellawa
(4.3/5 based on 70+ reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: nature
Pussellawa පුස්සැල්ලාව. ', is a small town in Kandy District, Sri Lanka. It is located along the A5 road between Gampola and Nuwara Eliya.Legend says ancient kings of Gampola Kingdom established by the great King Buvanekabahu IV. (1341–1357) when threatened by enemies used to hide among in the inaccessible terrain around Pussellawa and Kothmale. These inaccessible terrains later became the world best known Tea Plantations.The beginning of the Hill country, Pussellawa is 18 km from Gampola on Nuwara Eliya road and has an elevation of nearly 2800ft that makes the climate cool and surroundings can go under the mist during late evenings. Pussellawa Rest House was a popular stop with the early travellers, who rested prior to passing through the difficult mountains at Ramboda Pass onto Nuwara Eliya. Even today tourists who spend mornings in Kandy find Pussellawa to be a convenient lunch stop. The nearest Railway station is located in Gampola.Around the town are a number of waterfalls that could be visited conveniently by the modern traveler. There is a hotel in Pussellawa and 12 hotels in the cities around Pussellawa.Pussellawa schoolsHindu National CollegeDelta Gemunupura Maha VidyalayaSaraswathy Tamil Maha Vidyalayam Buddhist Junior SchoolHoly Trinity CollegeBanks Hatton National Bank Bank of Ceylon People's Bank Sampath Bank NSB Bank Seylan Bank Commercial Bank
Plan your vacation with our Sri Lanka itinerary maker and discover the best things to do in Pussellawa.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Pussellawa

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Pussellawa:
Sightseeing, nature, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nature, wildlife areas, parks
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Nature, sightseeing, spas
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Wildlife areas
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Parks, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Central Province

2 days in Nuwara Eliya BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Nuwara Eliya SEE PLAN December, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Kandy & Anuradhapura BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, kids, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 22 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS February, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: February, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 6 days in Nuwara Eliya BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA February, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM QATAR January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News