Friday, December 7, 2012

Sri Lanka - Part IV

Day 04: Nuwara Eliya

On Day 04 we went to Nuwara Eliya, it is is a city, in the hill country of the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The city name meaning is "city on the plain (table land)" or "city of light". The city is the administrative capital of Nuwara Eliya District, with a picturesque landscape and temperate climate. It is located at an altitude of 1,868 m (6,128 ft) and is considered to be the most important location for Tea production in Sri Lanka. The city is overlooked by Pidurutalagala, the tallest mountain in Sri Lanka.

On our way to Nuwara Eliya
On our way to Nuwara Eliya
A waterfall in the surroundings of Nuwara Eliya
On our way to Nuwara Eliya
On our way to Nuwara Eliya
Cafeteria of Glenloch tea garden
At Glenloch tea garden
Nuwara Eliya lake
Sunset at Nuwara Eliya lake
See high resolution images of my Sri Lanka trip here in Flickr.

See other parts of my Sri Lanka trip:
Sri Lanka - Part III
Sri Lanka - Part V
Sri Lanka - Part VI

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