Set amidst stunning mountain vistas, the Adisham Monastery in Sri Lanka offers an idyllic getaway surrounded by peace and quiet. Located around 3kms from Haputale and near Bandarawela, this Benedictine monastery was once owned by Sir Thomas Lester Villiers. Visitors have the chance to see certain rooms in this stone-block monastery including the library and living room.
Part of the Adisham Monastery is the orchard and vegetable gardens where such produce as strawberries and guavas are cultivated. There is also a shop here where you can buy products such as jam from the fruit grown here.
Those looking for a hotel Sri Lanka has to offer in the region can stay at Bandarawela Hotel. Surrounded by breathtaking panoramas, this traditional style property belongs to the Aitken Spence Hotels group which has a range of hotels Sri Lanka is proud to call its own.