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Private Tea Plucking and Tea factory tour from Nuwara Eliya

Private Tea Plucking and Tea factory tour from Nuwara Eliya

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Sri Lanka was once called Ceylon, and the name still holds for one it’s a major exports: tea. With this tour, skip passive vacation pastimes for a tea plucking experience on a plantation. Get on the field with estate workers, grab the necessary tools, and spend some time picking tea leaves. You’ll also witness all aspects of the tea-making process on a guided tour of a tea factory.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$35.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$35.00
Price varies by group size

All inclusive - Explore Countryside of Nuwara Eliya by Tuk-Tuk

All inclusive - Explore Countryside of Nuwara Eliya by Tuk-Tuk

Nuwara Eliya is a favorite retreat of the British during colonial times, the town is dotted with English country style houses and half-timbered bungalows. During this Tuk-tuk expedition, you will visit countryside of Nuwara Eliya with Beyond Escapes.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$55.00
Price varies by group size
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US$55.00
Price varies by group size

Horton Plains-World's End Tour and Tea Factory Tour From Nuwaraeliya

Horton Plains-World's End Tour and Tea Factory Tour From Nuwaraeliya

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Get the best from a hike to the World’s End viewpoint in Sri Lanka’s Horton Plains on this private tour from Nuwara Eliya. Trek with a guide to the World’s End escarpment; spotting and learning more about local wildlife than if alone, and stopping at Baker’s Falls. Drink in the bird’s-eye panoramas from the World’s End cliffs and after your return hike, enjoy a tea factory tour and hotel drop-off.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$71.43
Price varies by group size
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US$71.43
Price varies by group size

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Jeep Safari To One Of a National Park Where You see Lot Of Animals On that day

Jeep Safari To One Of a National Park Where You see Lot Of Animals On that day

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Choose one of Sri Lanka's national parks—Hurulu Eco Park, Kaudulla National Park, or Minneriya National Park—for a half-day private jeep safari. With a dedicated guide by your side, you'll get the most out of your visit; you can move at your own pace and ask plenty of questions. You may see herds of Asian elephants or a variety of species of fish, amphibians, or birds. Convenient pickup and drop-off is included.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$40.00
Price varies by group size
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US$40.00
Price varies by group size

Trekking Through the Forest and Mountain View From Ella, Haputale, Bandarawela

Trekking Through the Forest and Mountain View From Ella, Haputale, Bandarawela

Forests are known to have great therapeutic benefits for our body, mind and spirit. Scientific studies have shown that natural environments can have remarkable benefits for human health. Natural environments are more likely to promote positive emotions; walking in nature has been associated with heightened physical and mental energy.  the 6 hours walk you will be in forest and Pine Forest & Natural Forest also in the Eucalyptus Forest, Rain Forest, walk through the Tea Plantations of this Beautiful hill country and see Sri Lanka at its best
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$49.04
From
US$49.04

Trekking & Picnic in The Tea Plantation From Ella, Haputale & Bandarawela

Trekking & Picnic in The Tea Plantation From Ella, Haputale & Bandarawela

Sri Lanka’s hill district is carpeted with beautiful terraced tea plantations. Perhaps the most famous is Lipton Tea’s original plantation near Haputale, which still grows and sells a variety of teas A visit to sri lanka is not complete without visiting a tea plantation the tea trail is one of the best experience the clients can have about the tea plantation The tea trails is a walk about four to five hours it is walking in the most beautiful tea plantation with very nice landscape and panoramic view and a good experience for the High tea country and the panorama that Sri Lanka can offer also you will see the tea ladies plucking tea all day from 8 am to 4 pm rain or shine and also you will join the tea ladies to pluck some tea for an half an hour and you will visit one of the tea ladies house for a cup of Tea, and you will have a picnic in the tea plantation and you will meet only locals not a tourists
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$32.70
From
US$32.70

Nuwara Eilya Private Day Tour

Nuwara Eilya Private Day Tour

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This tour will let you see and experience the main attractions of Nuwara Eilya area, in just one day. Our local guide and driver knows all the best locations in the area, and will guide you and answer any of your questions in English.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$23.90
per group
From
US$23.90
per group

Safari Tour at Minneriya National Park

Safari Tour at Minneriya National Park

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This park is located close to the world heritage Sigiriya Rock Fortress and Dambulla Cave Temple. You time will be perfectly managed when all three places are covered within one day. Bunches of Elephants can be seen in their natural behavior and visitors will be amazed to see hundreds in bunch. You will be transferred by a off-road/ 4WD jeep which is specially designed for outdoor activities like this. Out chauffeurs speak good English and equipped with good local knowledge. You will not regret about the decision after completing the tour.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$55.00
From
US$55.00

Ella Iconic Tour

Ella Iconic Tour

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Ella Rock is a famous cliff, located high above Ella's village, roughly a two hours strenuous trek from the center of town. The rock offers stunning views across the hill country and the plains below. During your day, you will get the experience of Ella gap from the top of both Ella rock and Little Adams peak & visit 9 Arch Bridge, which is also one of the most famous bridges in Sri Lanka.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$70.00
From
US$70.00

Cycling to Rawana Waterfall, Ravana's Cave and Ella Gap

Cycling to Rawana Waterfall, Ravana's Cave and Ella Gap

Cycling to Rawana Waterfall, Climb the Rawana Cave, Visit Ella Gap, On a clear day the lighthouse at Hambantota can be seen
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$80.00
From
US$80.00
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Ella Cycling Tour

Ella Cycling Tour

You will be starting your tour at 8:30 am(morning time) am or 01.30 pm(evening time) at the Ella Gap Hotel Car Park (Standard meeting point). There will be bicycles, helmets, and refreshments provided for the tour. Your cycling guide and backup vehicle will accompany you. You will be able to enjoy the beautiful landscapes of Ella as you ride your 20km route.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$55.00
From
US$55.00
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Horton Plains National Park from Nuwara Eliya

Horton Plains National Park from Nuwara Eliya

Visit the beautiful Horton Plains National Park in Ohiya, with its montane grasslands and cloud forests. Enjoy the majestic views from the precipice of World's End and the cooling sprays from Baker's Falls. Catch glimpses of the many endemic fauna that make their home in the plains. Get to know more about the archeological finds that were discovered in the area.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$57.00
Price varies by group size
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US$57.00
Price varies by group size
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Cycling in Devil's Staircase

Cycling in Devil's Staircase

This trail takes you through misty mountains, to bask in the beauty of majestic waterfalls with their pure crystal-clear waters. Named the Devil’s Staircase for its hairpin bends, you will be riding right along the edge of the highest waterfall in the country, Bambarakanda Falls. You can choose either to ascend this as a climbing challenge like no other or descend at break neck speeds.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$140.00
From
US$140.00
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Cycling to Ellawala Waterfall

Cycling to Ellawala Waterfall

Ellawalla Cycling trek is one of our most popular cycling treks for two reasons. First, it is almost entirely downhill and you will return uphill by our vehicle.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$80.00
From
US$80.00
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Half-day Private Guided Hike Little Adam’s Peak and Nine Arch Bridge

Half-day Private Guided Hike Little Adam’s Peak and Nine Arch Bridge

Experience some of Sri Lanka’s best highland scenery on a private half-day Little Adam’s Peak and Nine Arches guided hike from Ella. Climb through tea plantations to the top of Little Adam’s Peak and enjoy the sweeping views over the island’s hill country. Then, cross the Nine Arches rail viaduct to Demodara, where a colonial-era station house presides over a looping track.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$67.00
From
US$67.00

Waterfall and tea factory tour

Waterfall and tea factory tour

This is a specialized individual tour with a personal English speaking driver that will take you to multiple waterfalls and tea factories.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$30.13
per group
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US$30.13
per group

Negombo & Colombo Day Tour

Negombo & Colombo Day Tour

Experience drivers and knows all hidden please in Sri Lanka , Safe driving , helping ,always friendly work
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$51.29
per group
From
US$51.29
per group

Discover Ella by Cycling

Discover Ella by Cycling

This tour takes you on a bike ride through the scenic Ella Highlands, one of the most beautiful places in Sri Lanka. Enjoy cycling through grassy plains, by gurgling streams, and alongside refreshing waterfalls. Visit Demodara Nine Arch Bridge through paddy fields, small tea plantations, a verity of spices. Stop by Little Adam's Peak for unbelievable views of the surrounding country side and enjoy the hike for Little Adam’s Peak with view sunrise/sunset on the rock.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$56.00
Price varies by group size
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US$56.00
Price varies by group size
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Ella Tuk Tuk Adventure

Ella Tuk Tuk Adventure

(SKU: LK6H090100) Explore the Ella by Tuk Tuk, a very typical vehicle in Asia. During the tour,you may cover Rakkitha kanda and Buduruwagal, Buduruwagala, an ancient Buddhist temple complex belonging to the Mahayana school of thought.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$160.00
From
US$160.00
Taking safety measures

Nuwara Eliya City Tour

Nuwara Eliya City Tour

(SKU: LK61070200) This tour takes you on a tour of Nuwara Eliya; and shows you the beautiful colonial architecture that makes it special. Visit the perfectly landscaped golf course and Gregory Lake and after look at the some of the many Hindu Temples in the Nuwara Eliya.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$119.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$119.00
Price varies by group size
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Cycling in Nuwara Eliya Tea Trails

Cycling in Nuwara Eliya Tea Trails

Ride downhill from Nuwara Eliya to Kandy on this 4- to 5-hour private bike tour that takes you through the tea estates and lush hills of the island's highlands. You'll stop at a tea factory to learn about the tea industry in Sri Lanka and how tea leaves are processed, and see tea picking done by local residents. Plus, enjoy a cup of hot Ceylon tea.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$160.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$160.00
Price varies by group size
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Cycling in Nuwara Eliya City

Cycling in Nuwara Eliya City

Ride through the streets of Nuwara Eliya and along the shores of Gregory Lake on this private cycling tour. You and your private party will enjoy the personalized attention of a dedicated guide, who will navigate and provide commentary. Sights include the colonial-era post office, the local Hindu Temples, and the local golf course.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$160.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$160.00
Price varies by group size
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Nuwara Eliya Tuk Tuk Adventure

Nuwara Eliya Tuk Tuk Adventure

(SKU: LK6H070100) This 3-hour private tour takes you to some of the most popular seasonal destinations in the Nuwara Eliya. Get a 360-degree view of Nuwara Eliya while traveling in a modified tuk-tuk. Ride past famous monuments in the city, and complete an entertaining all the best sights and lights of Nuwara Eliya.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$120.00
From
US$120.00
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Hike to Single Tree Hill in Nuwara Eliya

Hike to Single Tree Hill in Nuwara Eliya

Hike up Single Tree Hill, a viewpoint above Nuwara Eliya, on this private, guided 4-hour walk. Meet your guide in Nuwara Eliya and climb the winding path through tea plantations. Enjoy refreshment stops and, at the top, admire the bird’s-eye views over Nuwara, Lake Gregory, and Sri Lanka’s tea country and mountains before descending for a lakeside picnic lunch. This low-difficulty trek includes energy bars, lunch, and a private guide and backup vehicle.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$144.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$144.00
Price varies by group size
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