Nuwara Eliya
in Nuwara Eliya District of Central Province, Sri Lanka

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.971 and 80.783 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 58' 14" and E 80° 46' 58"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - LKR
Spoken languages:
Sinhala, Tamil, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:24 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Colombo
UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:22 am and 6:18 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-0.955 and -90.967 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Puerto Villamil
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara Eliya in Nuwara Eliya District (Central Province) with it's 25,775 citizens is a town in Sri Lanka about 64 mi (or 103 km) east of Colombo, the country's capital city.

Current time in Nuwara Eliya is now 09:24 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Colombo with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Nuwara Eliya, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Sri Lanka is Weerawila International Airport in a distance of 58 mi (or 94 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Sri Lanka is Sacred City of Kandy in a distance of 24 mi (or 39 km), North-West. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Badulla, Kandy, Ratnapura, Kurunegala and Katunayaka. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Araliya Green Hills Hotel

Address
1,3 mi
No: 10, Glenfall Road
22200 Nuwara Eliya
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Cottage by Jetwing

Address
0,9 mi
No. 10, Lady McCollum Drive
Nuwara Eliya
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Sun Hill Nuwara Eliya

Address
1,3 mi
18, Unique view road
Nuwara Eliya
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Vista Eden Hill

Address
1,1 mi
18, Badulla Road
22200 Nuwara Eliya
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Oak-Ray Summer Hill Breeze

Address
1,3 mi
No.49/1, Unique View Road
Nuwara Eliya
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Queensburry City Hotel

Address
1,3 mi
16, Chapel St
Nuwara Eliya
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Serenus Boutique Villa

Address
1,3 mi
1/3, Gamunupura, Magastota
Nuwara Eliya
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Calamander Lake Gregory

Address
1,2 mi
Badulla Road, Nuwara Eliya City Center
Nuwara Eliya
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Queenswood Cottage

Address
1,2 mi
124/1 BADULLA ROAD,
NUWARA ELIYA
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Vista Hilberry

Address
1,2 mi
134/1 Badulla Road
Nuwara Eliya
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Sri Lanka - Nuwara Eliya, miasto

Published: April 05, 2014
Length: 09:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Yanco57

Sri Lanka - Nuwara Eliya, miasto (18 marca 2014). Sri Lanka - Nuwara Eliya, the city (March 18, 2014).


Sri Lanka - Nuwara Eliya - Teeanbau - Betelnuss Markt - Ceylon Tee

Published: September 21, 2014
Length: 02:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Peter Menzel

Peter Menzel (PMMedia1) Nuwara Eliya ist mit etwa 2000 Metern über dem Meeresspiegel die höchstgelegene Stadt Sri Lankas. Das daraus resultierende Klima von etwa 15 Grad Celsius eignet sich...


Victoria Park at Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka.

Published: November 18, 2014
Length: 20:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bandula Gunasekera

Victoria Park (rainy day ) at Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka.


Horton Plains National Park Salcat's photos around Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka (nuwara eliya park)

Published: November 16, 2010
Length: 35:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Salcat's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/salcat/1/1209798420/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the...


Spontaneous road trip to Meepilimana-Seetha Eliya-Nuwara Eliya- Sri Lanka

Published: August 19, 2014
Length: 40:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: d99invincible

Spontaneous road trip to Nuwara Eliya - Seetha Eliya - Meepilimana, Sri Lanka, and a night of camping beside the Kande Ela Lake in Meepilimana. 16,17-08-2014.


Nuwara Eliya Sunrise HDR Timelapse GoPro

Published: January 11, 2014
Length: 27:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DalaS IDaho

Nuwara Eliya Sunrise HDR Timelapse GoPro.


Nuwara Eliya, Sri-Lanka Hill Country

Published: January 05, 2010
Length: 50:11 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: tigrtamililama


Sri Lanka - Nuwara Eliya bus station / Autobusák Nuwara Eliya - perličky z místní dopravy

Published: February 27, 2015
Length: 19:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Peťul.K

While walking through the Sri Lankan town - Nuwara Eliya we descovered a local bus station. It was very busy place, one big chaos, noise, and sounds of horns that are on Sri Lanka perhaps the...


شلال في نوراليا (ابو راشد التميمي ) Nuwara Eliya World's End

Published: May 16, 2010
Length: 41:17 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ابو نايف التميمي


Nuwara Eliya Market - Sri Lanka

Published: May 11, 2012
Length: 47:13 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: rtktom


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Sri Lanka Scout Association

The Sri Lanka Scout Association, the national Scouting organization of Sri Lanka, was founded in 1912, and became a member of the World Organization of the Scout Movement in 1953. The coeducational Sri Lanka Scout Association has 36,297 members as of 2011. As Sri Lanka is a multireligious and multiracial country, Scouting has been a great unifying force.

Located at 6.96352, 80.8065 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
WOSM member organizations, Youth organisations based in Sri Lanka, Scouting and Guiding in Sri Lanka, Organizations established in 1912, Organizations established in 1957

Radella Cricket Grounds

Radella Cricket Grounds is a Cricket ground in Sri Lanka situated in Radella, a village close to Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka. The grounds are also known as Dimbula Cricket Club Ground.

Located at 6.93333, 80.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Sri Lanka, Buildings and structures in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Hakgala Botanical Garden

Hakgala Botanical Garden is one of the three botanical gardens in Sri Lanka. The other two being Peradeniya Botanical Garden and Henarathgoda Botanical Garden. It is the second largest garden in Sri Lanka. The garden is contiguous to Hakgala Strict Nature Reserve. {{#invoke: Sidebar | collapsible }}

Located at 6.91667, 80.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nuwara Eliya District, Parks in Sri Lanka, Nuwara Eliya

Rawan Ella

Rawan Ella is a waterfall in the village of Uduhawara, in Badulla district, Sri Lanka. It is located approximately 12 km from Welimada town. Rawan ella falls has relation to Ravana stories.

Located at 6.95944, 80.8544 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Waterfalls of Sri Lanka

Royal Colombo Golf Club

The Royal Colombo Golf Club is the oldest Golf Club in Sri Lanka. Established in 1880, it is located in the capital city of Colombo at the The Ridgeway Links also known as the Anderson Golf Course. It is home to the Sri Lanka Golf Union, the governing body of Golf in Sri Lanka and maintains links with the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews in Scotland.

Located at 6.97167, 80.7647 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Sports venues in Colombo, Golf clubs and courses in Sri Lanka, Sports clubs established in 1880, Organisations with royal patronage, Sport in Colombo, Colombo Sports Clubs, Military history of Sri Lanka, World War II sites in Sri Lanka

A5 highway (Sri Lanka)

The A 5 road is an A-Grade trunk road in Sri Lanka. It connects the Peradeniya with Chenkalady. The A 5 passes through Geli Oya, Gampola, Pussellawa, Nuwara Eliya, Keppetipola, Welimada, Hali-Ela, Badulla, Passara, Lunugala, Bibile, Padiyathalawa, Maha Oya, Thumpalancholai and Karadiyanaru to reach Chenkalady.

Located at 7.00945, 80.7341 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Highways in Sri Lanka, Transport in Eastern Province, Sri Lanka

Nuwara Eliya Golf Club

The Nuwara Eliya Golf Club is one of the oldest Golf Clubs in Sri Lanka. Established in the late 19th century, it is located in the hill station of Nuwara Eliya. It is a 18-hole golf course.

Located at 6.97167, 80.7647 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nuwara Eliya, Golf clubs and courses in Sri Lanka, Sports clubs established in 1889, Buildings and structures in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Ambetenna

Ambetenna is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.06667, 80.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Ampitigoda

Ampitigoda is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.06667, 80.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Brookside, Sri Lanka

Brookside is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.01667, 80.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka, Nuwara Eliya District

Dunukebedda

Dunukebedda is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.06667, 80.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Kandapola

Kandapola is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 6.98333, 80.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka, Nuwara Eliya District

Katumana

Katumana is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 6.93333, 80.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Ketayapatana

Ketayapatana is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.05, 80.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Labugolla

Labugolla is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.01667, 80.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Manakola

Manakola is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.06667, 80.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Mandaran Newara

Mandaran Newara is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.05, 80.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka, Kandy District

Metibembiya

Metibembiya is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.06667, 80.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Nanu Oya

Nanu Oya is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 6.93333, 80.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka, Nuwara Eliya District

Nuwara Eliya Town

Nuwara Eliya Town is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 6.96667, 80.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Nuwari-Eliya

Nuwari-Eliya is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 6.96667, 80.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Sita Eliya

Sita Eliya is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 6.93333, 80.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Wellagiriya

Wellagiriya is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.06667, 80.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Extreme points of Sri Lanka

This is a list of the extreme points of Sri Lanka.

Located at 7.00083, 80.7739 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Sri Lanka, Extreme points by country

Bomburu Ella

Bomburu Ella, also known as Perawella Falls, is a waterfall at Uva-Paranagama Divisional Secretariat of Sri Lanka. It is located near the border of Nuwara Eliya and Badulla districts, approximately 15 km from Welimada town. Bomburu Ella is the widest waterfall in Sri Lanka and consists of several small waterfalls grouped together. The source of the falls is a lake located in the central highlands of Sri Lanka.

Located at 6.9475, 80.8308 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Waterfalls of Sri Lanka

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Nuwara Eliya.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nuwari Eliya, نوارا إليا, Nuwara Eliya, NUA, ヌワラ・エリヤ, 누와라 엘리야, Nuwara Elija, Нувара-Элия, නුවරඑළිය, நுவரெலியா, Нувара-Елія, نووارا الییا, 努沃勒埃利耶