Category: Nuwara Eliya

  • A day trip to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy

    A day trip to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy

    While spending two days in Kandy, we got FOMO over not having planned to take the Sri Lanka train from Kandy to Ella. So at the last minute, we decided to take a day trip to Nuwara Eliya, which is in the heart of Sri Lanka’s tea country and on the train route to Ella.…

  • Practical advice about the Kandy to Nuwara Eliya train

    Practical advice about the Kandy to Nuwara Eliya train

    I can’t remember the last time any travel experience was quite as hyped by blogs and travel magazines as the scenic train from Kandy to Ella in Sri Lanka. This 6+ hour ride goes through the mountainous region of Sri Lanka, through small villages and vast tea plantations. It’s widely heralded as the most beautiful…