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Quant little station with some old English charm

I wouldn't go all the way to Ella just to see this train station. However, since we were traveling... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Rochester, Michigan
Cute station

The main transport hub in and out of Ella. It’s quaint and they try to keep it well maintained. If... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Katharine Z
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Ella Railway Road, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you visit to ella little adam's peak,you want to travel by train journey and end to it ella railway station then you can achive your travel goals in sri lanka.

Thank sherry_dissa
Reviewed 14 August 2018

I wouldn't go all the way to Ella just to see this train station. However, since we were traveling from Kandy to Ella on the train, we had to go to this station. It is a very small quant little station with some English charm....More

Thank The_Lankan
Reviewed 13 August 2018

... though you can start from there to go to Ella Rock or to the nine arches' bridge. This is just a station :-)

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

It's a must. Super cute and picturesque like something out of a children's book. Beware, double check the dates on your train ticket.

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

A train station seems like an odd tourist attraction but Ella train station truly is something worth seeing. It is very a quaint and charming building! Sri Lankan train journeys a notoriously beautiful and catching a train from here is well worth it!

Thank yasminmckee
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

The main transport hub in and out of Ella. It’s quaint and they try to keep it well maintained. If getting train tickets, go for third class reserved. It’s more than adequate you have guaranteed seats and great views. Try and book in advance though...More

Thank Katharine Z
Reviewed 13 July 2018

A little bit of England in the style of the railway stationreminicent of the country railway stations in UK. Neatly kept with some developments in progress to deal with the increasing number of tourist. Recieving and handing the Railway tablet is not seen inmany parts...More

Thank lancelotte f
Reviewed 5 July 2018

We caught the train from Ella through the tea country. This is a quaint little railway station with lots of character. Lots of car parking there too and quite close to the Ella township

Thank Nerida P
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Although our destination was Ella, our guide advised we stay on the train to its terminus about a half hour beyond Ella, allowing us to go over the famous Nine Arch Bridge on the train and see other spectacular sites as well. If you have...More

Thank BillClawson
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Cute little station amongst the mountains. Looks like in a old British movie. Totally colonial style.

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6 January 2018|
Response from Rupesh B | Reviewed this property |
1. There are multiple trains at different times that you are can take on the route, so you are not limited by a specific train. The most popular timings of early morning obviously get booked in advance for the reserved... More