Distance from Nuwara Eliya – 7.9 km (18 minutes)
Shanthipura is the highest village in the country and is situated at the foot of the 5th tallest mountain in Sri Lanka, Kikiliyamana Mountain in Nuwara Eliya. Shanthipura View Point provides amazing panoramic views of the surrounding landscape which includes the majestic Pidurutalagala Mountain, Hakgala Mountain, Sri Pada Mountain, Lake Gregory and the Nuwara Eliya town. The village consists of many villas, hotels and inns to provide accommodation for tourists and local visitors who come to experience this scenic beauty.
Getting to Shanthipura View Point
From Nuwara Eliya travel along the Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway and turn to Shanthipura Road to reach the Shanthipura View Point in Nuwara Eliya.