Heritance Tea Factory
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Took a beautiful train trip through the tea fields fr Kandy. On arrival at the Heritance Tea Factory we were greeted with a tray with 3 small bowls which he asked us to out our palm out and he spooned small portions of rick sugar, cardamon pod and a sprinkle of toasted cumin seeds them asked to swallow. It was very beautiful then followed by a …
... of Torbay. Boasting names such as Ashford, Stamford, Windsor and Somerset they face an overgrown race course and a man-made lake with pleasure boats and pedalloes.
Every April, for the Buddhist new year, Nuwara Eliya comes alive with Sri Lankans enjoying horse races, concerts, car rallies, motorcycle races, flower shows and more. It's a full-on carnival for a month, attracting up to 50,000 revellers and is the only time the raceground is used ...
The highlands of Sri Lanka are in the south central part of
the country and have peaks as high as about 7,500 feet. As well as scenic
beauty the highlands are also the center of tea cultivation. Sri Lanka vies
with Kenya as the world’s third biggest tea producer and second biggest tea
exporter after India (and China in terms of production). Famous Ceylon tea is
also named for the former name of the island.Our tea tourism ...
... before we finally reached the point from where the trail officially started. We began our hike at 6.45.
Horton Plains is a very unique national park because visitors are permitted to walk on their own (on designated trails only). Of course, you can hire a guide who will be more than happy to provide you with some interesting information about the area´s fauna and flora. We preferred to walk by ourselves which enabled us to have a few very nice talks.
... we headed back to our seats - despite the drivers protest that we could stay longer! It was now getting dark and the sun setting behind all the tea covered mountains. So the last hour of the journey was in darkness. And it was cold. We finally arrived into Ella station at 7pm. 2 hours late. There were lots of tuk tuk drivers waiting and we were soon off towards our guesthouse. I really enjoyed the train ride. Even though it was rather long!! Ella ...