Galway's Land National Park
Explore the dense montane forest at Nuwara Eliya
Galway's Land National Park is a small 27-hectare park with dense montane forest. It is situated within the city limits of Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka, about 2 kilometers east of the city center. On May 27, 1938, it was formally designated as a wildlife sanctuary. Galway's Land is one of the most significant birding sites in Sri Lanka and harbours about 20 rare migrant bird species and 30 native species.
Wildlife at Galway
Animal spotting - Amidst the lush green forests, you can spot wild boar, barking deer and many other animals.
Bird Watching - Endemic highland birds, including the Dull-blue Flycatcher, and Yellow-eared Bulbul, and more. Migratory birds include Indian Blue Robin, Pied Thrush lurking in the denser undergrowth. The Kashmir Flycatcher is another attractive bird species that you may spot.
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Be mesmerized by this exquisite slice of Mountain life, embraced in the warmth of the Indian Ocean and sought after by sun seeking surfers. Enjoy the untouched and unspoiled beauty of Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka.
Seetha Amman Kovil
Seetha Amman Temple is a mystical landmark that is the root of famous legends. Discover a truly captivating and magical experience deeply embodied in the island's history.
Horton Plains National Park
The most popular reserve of the central highlands, a diverse range of mountain flora and fauna are waiting to be discovered. Be enthralled by the landscape while you traverse through one of the most captivating terrains in the world.
Hakgala Botanical Garden
Established in 1861 under George Henry Kendrick Thwaites as an experimental cultivation. Hakgala Botanical Garden is one of the five botanical gardens in Sri Lanka.
Nuwara Eliya Post Office
The Nuwara Eliya Post Office is one of Sri Lanka's oldest post offices and is located in the heart of highland town. An essential stop for the history buff or stamp-collector, this building is a historical icon that hails from the British empire.
Picnic at Pedro Tea Estate
You don't need a reason to have a picnic. Pedro Tea Estate is the ideal place to experience the elegance of the mountains while savouring the taste of a basket full of goodies.
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic or Sri Dalada Maligawa, is a Buddhist temple in Kandy, Sri Lanka. It is located in the royal palace complex of the former Kingdom of Kandy, which houses the relic of the tooth of the Buddha.
Tea Estates and Tea Factories
Discover the home and process of the world renowned Ceylon tea. The tea estates that call the hills home are a reminder of the rich history the industry holds.
The shimmering blue waters of Lake Gregory is always worth a trip. Find serenity in the cool winds that sweep across, and enjoy a walk around the banks of the breathtaking lake.
Nuwara Eliya Golf Club
It’s tee time in the hills. Explore the pristine golf course located in the center of quaint colonial design.
Relive Little England's horseracing heritage. A unique experience that is truly a throwback to a by-gone era.
Sri Lankan Cooking Classes
Explore the fiery tropical flavours of the island. Indulge in a traditional Sri Lankan cooking lesson that offers both a genuine experience and a delicious feast.
Unwind in the beauty of lush green gardens. Explore the lush green promenades and frolic through the picturesque garden of Victoria Park. Bask in the elegantly laid out landscape while magnificent bird species or butterflies flutter across your view.
Pedro Tea Factory
The Pedro Tea Estate, about 3.5 KM east of Nuwara Eliya is the ideal place to learn the intricacies of the industry. Discover the home and process of the world-renowned Ceylon tea.
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