Bandarawela Travel Guide

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Bandarawela Overview

An Urban City in the Hill Country Bandarawela is one of the first major cities to be urbanized along the Colombo - Badulla Main Road. Its strategic location combining roads from four directions , makes its not only a popular travelers rest point but the main business hub between Badulla and the rest of the Hill Country.

Bandarawela is vibrant city which has it all, from scenic tourists hotels, to hostels, to popular schools to apparel factories to intensive agriculture. Bandarawela has it all. Primarily fueled by its strategic location and also establishments such as the Sri Lanka Military Academy ( Largest Military Academy in the Island) in the neighboring town of Diyatawala, Bandarawela has come as the go-to place for all in the surrounding area. Be it tourists visiting the famous town of Ella close by , or locals traveling to Badulla, or dignitaries visiting Diyatawala, Bandarwela is there station of rest, point of refuel.

Its convenience and development has meant that it hosts, mordern hotels, popular restaurants and chain fashion stores. Its highly accessible via Road and Rail.

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