Nuwara Eliya I Index

“We shall not cease from exploration
And the end of all our exploring
Will be to arrive where we started
And know the place for the first time.”
― T.S. Eliot, Four Quartets


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Nuwara Eliya I Top 5 Activities

If you scratch just beneath the surface of Nuwara Eliya, the landscape begins to whisper. Stay very still and the whistling winds will carry secrets of the hills to you, provided you’re willing to listen. It is near impossible to avoid the allure of tea plantations (which are inconceivably beautiful) and the chance to photograph the tokenised smiling faces of poverty within them. However, if you would like a more mindful experience here is a list of ways you can have a more discerning connection with Nuwara Eliya.

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Nuwara Eliya | Little England?

Nuwara Eliya is well known as Sri Lanka’s Little England and Tea Country with sprawling hillsides covered in waist-high tea bushes attracting endless tourists, photographers, writers and bloggers who blissfully sidestep any history that pre-dates colonial rule.

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