Best Things To Do in Ella, Sri Lanka

Whether you're visiting Ella for a few days or are a localite, Ella is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Ella. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Ella. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Ella. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Ella keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Ella listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Ella which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Ella will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Ella recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Ella

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Ella that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 551 itineraries
    Little Adam's Peak

    Tags: Outdoors, Hiking Trail, Hill

    Address: Ella, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Little Adam`s Peak, also known as ‘Punchi Sri Pada’ is situated at the height of 1141 meters and is one of the favourite spots for hiking among the travellers. The Little Adam’s ...Read more

  2. #2 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 457 itineraries
    Ella Rock

    Tags: Outdoors, View Point, Hiking Trail, Adventure

    Address: Wellawaya-Ella-Kumbalwela Highway, Ella, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Ella Rock is a cliff located near the town of Ella in Sri Lanka. Visitors wanting to visit Ella Rock must keep in mind that this trek is about 8 kilometres and is strenuous. Start your hike along the ...Read more

  3. #3 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 274 itineraries
    Demodara Nine Arch Bridge

    Tags: View Point, Bridge

    Address: Demodara Bridge, Demodera

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Situated between the two railway stations of Ella and Demodara, is a viaduct which was built during the British Colonial period and is the largest viaduct in Sri Lanka. The bridge was built in 1921 wi...Read more

  4. #4 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 246 itineraries
    R M S Antique And Brassware

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: No. 5 Police Road, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Located at a few minutes’ walk from Ella Railway Station is the R.M.S Antique and Brassware store. The store has a variety of old and new, fairly-priced souvenirs, antiques, brass ornaments, woo...Read more

  5. #5 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 534 itineraries
    Ravana Ella Falls And Ravana Caves

    Tags: Outdoors, Cave, View Point, Waterfall

    Address: Wellawaya-Ella-Kumbalwela Highway, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Situated right in between the most scenic setting close to the town of Ella on the Bandarawela – Wellawaya Road are the Ravana Ella Waterfalls. Right in its proximity are the Ravana Caves. Legen...Read more

  6. #6 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 167 itineraries
    Demodara Loop

    Tags: Landmark, Tunnel, Train Ride

    Address: Demodara, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Demodara Loop is a spiral railway loop that has been called “Civil Engineering Wonders of Sri Lanka Railways”. The rail track was built in a loop in an attempt to compensate the huge diffe...Read more

  7. #7 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 640 itineraries
    Kinellan Tea Factory

    Tags: Educational Site, Factory

    Address: Wellawaya-Ella-Kumbalwela Highway, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka

    Visit this tea Factory, located close the Ella Railway Station, where you can witness the process of tea making. You will get to see how the tea is plucked from the fields, dried, processed through th...Read more

  8. #8 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 129 itineraries
    Amba Estate

    Tags: Estate, Tour

    Address: Ambadandegama, Bandarawela, Sri Lanka BD 90108

    Hidden in a wonderful, calm valley, the AMBA Estate Ecological Tea Plantation, is located at a distance of 15 kilometres from the town of Ella. This estate is hidden in a calm valley and is known for ...Read more

  9. #9 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 30 itineraries
    Kithal Ella Falls

    Tags: Waterfall

    Address: Ella, Sri Lanka

    The Kithal Ella Falls or locally known as the Ravana Ella Falls tucked in the picturesque countryside of Ella village is among the top attractions in Sri Lanka. With the height of 25 meters, the Ravan...Read more

  10. #10 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 6 itineraries
    Uva Halpewatte Tea Factory

    Tags: Factory

    Address: Uva Halpewatte Tea Factory, Badulla Road, Hela Halpe, Ella, Sri Lanka 90090, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    If you are a tea lover, heading to the Uva Halpewatte Tea Factory in Ella will be a great option. Built during the British era, the Tea factory is located at a beautiful, picturesque region which allo...Read more

  11. #11 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 11 itineraries
    98 Acres Resort & Spa

    Tags: Spa, Resort

    Address: Greenland Estate, Ella - Passara Rd, Ella, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 06:00 am - 10:30 pm Details

    Romance, adventure and comfort come together when you stay at this majestic resort. You will experience the beauty and serenity of Sri Lankan hills on this 98-acre property which stands tall on the te...Read more

  12. #12 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 16 itineraries
    Ella Eco Lodge Image

    Address: Waterfall Rd, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka

    Google Reviews
    Nikko R.

    Great tree houses facing the jungle. On request they cook for you and bring the food to your balcony. Excellent service

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  13. #13 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 12 itineraries
  14. #14 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 2 itineraries
    Welcome Inn Image

    Address: Ella, Sri Lanka

    Google Reviews
    Martin Sia

    Great view of mountain valley and very nice hostesses and lovely food, simple cooking. Fairly priced.

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  15. #15 of 19 Things To Do in Ella
    - Used in 10 itineraries
    Romance In Ella Image

    Address: No. 206, Medapathana, Kitalella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka

    Google Reviews
    Karin Nydegger

    A great place to stay, breathtaking views and not too far from town (some 15min walking). Modern and very comfortable, with a great breakfast served on the terrace. The owner is lovely and also drive...

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