Little bit about Bandarawela
Hundreds and thousands of natives as well as tourists who visit Ella, do not forget to add Bandarawela to their list of sightseeing, due to uncountable picturesque sceneries and soothing climate. If you are planning to explore the central highlands of Sri Lanka, then the ideal place to start off you journey would be from the picturesque little town of Bandarawela. Because of its location at the base of the hill country, you can think of kick starting your journey from here. Prefect for spending your vacation because it provides you with idyllic weather conditions throughout the year as well as busy market places with a wide range of locally grown fresh produce. Places of interest to visit include the Dowa Rock Temple, with its 4m high Statue of Lord Buddha.