ELLA : Hikers Paradise


Ella is a small town in the Badulla District of Uva Province, Sri Lanka governed by an Urban Council. It is approximately 200 kilometers east of Colombo and is situated at an elevation of 1,041 meters above sea level. The area has a rich bio-diversity, dense with numerous varieties of flora and funana.
     Dhowa temple
a 2,000-year-old rock temple, is located on the Badulla-Bandarawela Road. It contains a 12 meters (39 ft) unfinished Buddah statue carved into the surrounding rock.

       Bandarawela peak

       Ella rock

        Little Adam's peak

       Ravana Falls

       Nine arches bridge Demondara

        Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery,Ella a branch of Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery, where people can learn Buddhism & practice meditation.


Average temperatures in Ella vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some in the 30th percentile for pleasant weather compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If youre looking for the very warmest time to visit Ella, the hottest months are June, July, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 87.6F (30.9C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65F (18.3C) at night.