Mountain-bike rental can be arranged at most hotels and guesthouses.
Pedro Tea Estate
To see where your morning cuppa originates, head to the Pedro Tea Estate, about 3.5km east of Nuwara Eliya on the way to Kandapola....
The pleasantly dishevelled Hakgala Gardens, 10km southeast of Nuwara Eliya (and about 200m lower), are a peaceful retreat. Legend has it...
St Andrew’s Hotel
There’s a couple of restaurants at this venerable hotel. The Old Course Restaurant channels the culinary heritage of the British Empire,...
Lonely Planet review
Not the cheapest place to drink in town, but with a lovely period vibe enlivened by an open fire and vintage movie posters. The older waiters will most likely challenge you to a game of snooker in the adjoining billiard room. You’ll be expected to pay for the privilege (Rs 500 per hour), but it is a quintessential Nuwara Eliya experience.