The Top Attractions of the Hill Capital of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, the Pearl of the Indian Ocean is renowned for its hospitality, natural beauty, rich culture, history and magnificence, which draws tourists from across the globe to visit and experience this beautiful island. Here are some of the must-visit spots in the hills.


Kandy, the cultural centre of Sri Lanka, is home to the revered Temple of the Tooth Relic, beautiful botanical gardens, lively marketplaces, picturesque views and lush green landscape. Flooded with tourists throughout the year, Kandy offers the best in hospitality and is one of the top places to visit in Sri Lanka. Some of the hotels you must consider for your stay are the properties owned by Aitken Spence Hotels.

Nuwara Eliya

Known as “Little England”, Nuwara Eliya offers breathtaking natural beauty that includes tea plantations, colonial buildings, beautiful landscapes and cool weather.

Horton Plains

With its challenging treks and climbs, foggy plains, and World’s End which is an 800 metre deep cliff, Horton Plains is a biodiversity hotspot that provides locals and tourists a taste of the island’s natural beauty.


Ella – Photo by Lucija Ros on Unsplash

Located within a small community, Beautiful Ella is known for its waterfalls, lush green landscape, breathtaking views, and the world-famous nine-arch bridge