Nuvara Eliya + tea plantation
Waterfalls, mountains, endless tea plantations and truly British architecture – this is Nuwara Eliya, or “City of Light”.
This resort is located at the foot of the highest mountain in Sri Lanka – Pidurutalagala, at an altitude of 1884 meters above sea level. It was built in the 18th century by the British to enjoy the mild climate and picturesque scenery. Gabled roofs, the English church, the clock tower is converting Lankan city into the “Little England.”
Modern Elia is rich for luxury hotels, golf, race course, and discotheques. The park “Victoria” is in the center of the town . Lake Gregory is in the South.
I’ll find the best hotel for you, according to the price and accommodations you search for.
All the secrets of tea – from leaf collection to packing – you will learn on the tea plantation near Nuwara Eliya. We’ll visit one of the oldest tea factories. You’ll find out how to distinguish quality tea from a fake, how to brew it, you’ll see what tea bags are actually made from and whether you should use it. Also at the factory you can try and buy Lankan tea.