Dhowa Rock Temple

Ella is like an unearthed treasure that flaunts pristine beauty all around. Nestled within an extraordinarily beautiful landscape, Dhowa Rock Temple is one of the interesting religious and historical attractions in this quaint town. Located in Bandarawela – Badulla road, this temple is believed to been built by King Walagamba during the 1st century BC, there are many attractions in this area that can be witnessed even today. The well-preserved murals in the first and second chambers and the incomplete statue of the Buddha are two important things that must not be missed when visiting this place of worship.