The Queen Victoria Park is situated in middle of the Nuwara Eliya City and It’s one of the must visit destination. This park was named to honor the 60th Jubilee Coronation of Queen Victoria in the year 1897. Originally the park was the research field of Hakgala Botanical Garden.
It contains a lot of colorful flowers, and very nice places to enjoy and relax. It also contains a playing area for kids, and a train tour for adults too. This place is famous for bird watching and there are large verities of plants and trees available. victoria park come alive with the flowers specially around March to May, and August to September.
You can see several types of birds in there. Which are they Indian Pitta, endemic Yellow-eared BulBuls, Sri Lanka White-eye, Scimitar Babbler and migrant Pied Thrush, Forest Wagtail, Velvet Nuthatch and Indian Blue Robin, Kashmir Flycatcher & etc.
If are gonna plan to stay at “Nuwara Eliya” city, this is one of the nice place to end up journey and relax some time.
Ticket price : Rs.40 for Locals and Rs. 300 for foreigners
Open Hours : 7.00 Am – 7.00 Pm
Address : Badulla Rd, Nuwara Eliya 22200
Contact Number : 0522 222 275
Area : 11 ha (27 acres)
Operated by : Nuwara Eliya Municipal Council