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Address: Ella Main Street, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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Private Guided Hike to Ella Rock
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Beautiful walk

Absolutely a highlight but you need a guide to make sure you don't take a wrong turn. If you have limited time I would do this one over mini Adam's peak

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Galle, Sri Lanka

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Galle, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Absolutely a highlight but you need a guide to make sure you don't take a wrong turn. If you have limited time I would do this one over mini Adam's peak

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Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The view is amazing. Definitely go there early in the morning. It takes ~2hrs to get to the top. Up there, there's an old man serving some tasty milk tea. It was delicious (or tasted so after a long walk). Also, before you leave the Ella Rock, I recommend you to continue with the same path. After 10 minutes of... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Ella rock is the activity to do in Ella. But for that you have to be ready to walk a lot, at least 3h. And it is not just walking on a road: you will start by railway, then the forest, tea field and a high climb. There is an easier way but longer. At the end, you will feel... More 

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Thank Julien G
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel we stayed provide a guide who knew the track. Start early. Try to enjoy the journey rather than rushing. It is worth every step. Take enough water with you and pack breakfast so you could enjoy it once you are at the top of the rock.,There is a lady selling tea and coffee there. The view is other... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The path to the view point is not easy to find and many local guides are there to help. The whole trip is doable in 4 hours - there and back - but only if you know the way or have a guide! Guides from town are around 1500 LKR. The view is worth it!

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Woodend, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We organized a guide through our guest house and so glad we did. He was 2000 r, spoke perfect English and was so informative. He showed us a cobra nest, mongoose, monkeys on the way. We aren't spring chickens any more so rather than aping the quickest and steepest route he took us a flatter and easier climb. All up... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we started our journey around 5.00am and was in the summit for the sunrise and bit more longer as it was a spectacular view from Ella rock Summit... nothing to worry there are some village dogs are there to guide you to the summit and there are two ways to climb up to the top ... after the bridge if... More 

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Thank Asanka F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took more than an hour to climb to the peak. Wouldn't have been possible to find the trail without a guide though. Cost me 2,000 for the guide. Slightly too much I felt, but the results were good. Amazing views. Bring plenty of water!

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

having done a couple of hikes before didn't think of this to be any different. But when we started and half way thru... the view was simply amazing. the ecological diversity soft breeze and adrenaline pump with the somewhat tough hike up to the peak was no regret what so ever. The ultimate view from the peak is breathtaking and... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely hike up to the biggest peak in the area for a stunning view u and down the valley. Beautiful place. Loads of tufts of lemongrass and Eucalyptus trees everywhere.

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