Diyatalawa is a garrison town in the central highlands of Sri Lanka, perched at an altitude of 1,499 m, which makes it a distinctly charming hill station. Diyatalawa is blessed with a pleasant climate that is often to that of England in the springtime. The town is home to the Diyatalawa Garrison of the Sri Lanka Army, which includes the Sri Lanka Military Academy and the Sri Lanka Air Force's ground combat training centre among others.
The spectacular natural views are the trump cards of Diyatalawa but it is also famous for tea production. Set out on a guided tour to see the seven stage process o tea making when the raw green tea leaves are converted into tea powder. A train trip to or from Diyatalawa is one of best experiences you can have in Sri Lanka
The accommodation options in Diyatalawa is truly diverse. From luxury heritage bungalows like Cranford Villa to budget hotels and guest houses, there is a whole lot of choices on offer. Check out our list of cheap Diyatalawa hotels to know the best deals and prices.