Nuwara Eliya is all set to provide a riveting,
flowery, fun-filled experience as the season unfolds with the month long
is a time of great festivities in Nuwara Eliya. With the flowers in
bloom and the weather just about right, it’s time for fun and fairs and
the famed spring festival that draw locals and tourists alike to this
piece of cool heaven in the hills.
While nature pulls out all its stops to wow the visitors, the town of
Nuwara Eliya too is going the extra mile to ensure there is plenty to
do, see and enjoy for the guests who are often spoilt for choice.
Mahinda Dodampegamage, the Mayor of Nuwara Eliya, expects over two
million guests during this year’s Spring Festival. That’s more than the
number of tourists visiting Sri Lanka annually. “Compared to the
previous years, people visiting our town will have much to look forward
to with many additional events such as boat racing being held this
year,” he says, adding that many improvements were done in the city to
facilitate the various upcoming seasonal events.
How does Nuwara Eliya prepare for its visitor? And what is the
ultimate Nuwara Eliya experience?