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Private Day-Tour: Highland Highlights from Kandy
"Kandy - Ramboda (1.75 hours 65.4 km)At 7am you'll proceed to Nuwara Eliya. On your way visit Ramboda Falls for 30-minutes. Ramboda Falls at 109m (357ft) high is the 11th highest waterfall in Sri Lanka and one of the highest waterfalls in the world. It is situated in Pussellawa area on the A5 highway at Ramboda Pass.Ramboda - Labookellie (20 minutes 10.7km)Visit Mackwoods Tea Estate Labookellie at approximately 9:45am. Sri Lanka is one of the world's largest exporters of tea. Since the introduction of the plant to Sri Lanka in mid 19th century
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Private Day Trip: Horton Plains and Pedro Tea Factory from Nuwara Eliya
"6am: Make a pre-dawn start to Horton Plains National Park a UNESCO World Heritage Site7:30am - 12:30pm: Take a guided walk along the park's nature trails to a viewpoint known as World’s End. You may encounter a variety of wildlife including endemic Rhino-horned and Hump-nosed Lizards highland bird species including the Sri Lanka White-eye Dull-blue Flycatcher Sri Lanka Bush Warbler Yellow-eared Bulbul. Also keep your eye out for troops of Bear Monkey and Sambar (Sri Lanka’s largest species of deer) which are regularly seen in the plains close to the entrance. You will continue your journey up to Bakers Falls
From $62.00
 
"Private Tour of Pinnawala
"Private Tour of Pinnawala Kandy and Peradeniya ""You will be picked up form Colombo city or the Colombo International Airport (CMB) or your hotel in Negombo Kochchikada or Waikkal and then proceed to Kandy. En route visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage where elephants are well taken care of and being bathed and bottle fed. Later go to a Kandy; Kandy is the cultural symbol of Sri Lanka and you will visi Kandy Lake and Kandy market for handy-craft shopping. When it's lunch time feel free to ask your driver for some recommendations for local restaurants. After lunch visit the Gem Museums and see a cultural show that includes an exciting live fire walking performance. Also stop by the Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens that is re including of orchids
From $120.00

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Hill Country Memories

One of the most moving things about Nuwara Eliya is that I was following in my Grandfathers footsteps. He had been here & taken this photo in 1943 or 1944.He came to Nuwara Eliya for a weeks holiday...
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tea tales

Tea picking starts early in the day and it is done only by Indian women. Tea needs a lot of rain to gorw, and if it's grown at higher altitudes, its taste becomes even better. Nuwara Eliya, which was...
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tea plantations

Usually the area is covered in mist which is needed for the growth of good quality black tea. However, when we travelled up there we had a clear blue sunny sky. I guess the moderate temperature...
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Waterfalls

On the way to the tea plantations there are also lots of waterfalls. Also there are lots of vegetable gardens further up the hills and of course masses of tea bushes.
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Things to Do Near Nuwara Eliya

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Temple of the tooth

The next day early morning found us at the entrance to the Sri Dalada Maligawa (The Sacred Temple of Tooth Relic). The temple complex is huge and the setting serene. It is situated 1630 m (5,350 ft)...
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Kandy Lake

Kiri Muhuda has a great history behind it but there is nothing special about it to visit. It is just like every other lake. To make the visit interesting we took a ride on the boat. The boat ride was...
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"Nuwara Eliya - Tea For two"
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