The town of Ella boasts of some of the most beautiful views, you could find in Sri Lanka. This small town is used as a base for plenty of trekking expeditions to the surrounding countryside. A taste of the breathtaking scenery of Ella could be had, if you climb up to the Little Adam’s Peak, where you seem to be standing at the edge of the world, and everything around you seems to disappear at your feet. Some of the other places you could see in Ella are the Ella Gap, Ravana Ella Falls, Bambaragala Peak among the other many varied pleasant walks with stunning scenery.
Ella is only a small village located high in the mountains. Visitors to Ella want to spend a couple of days there making it a base and travelling out of town and finding other places to visit and things to do to keeping themselves well occupied. Like most places in Ella has gained momentum as a popular tourist resort and now the number of tourists visiting Ella is almost equaling the local population of the small city. Tourism has become a major source of income for the locals in Ella. The nice thing still about Ella is that still the city is very laidback and the people are friendly and hospitable, which makes for a nice laid back, relaxing stay.