Day 5: Kandy - Nuwara Eliya
After breakfast check out of your hotel and process to Nuwara Eliya (apprx. travel time: 2-3hrs). On your way to Nuwara Eliya visit Ramboda Ella is the 11th highest waterfall in Sri Lanka and located by the Pussellawa. You may find the climbing bit difficult, but you will be compensated with the great view of the top fall and the surrounding.
After Ramboda Ella, continue to a Tea Factory and a plantation where you would see how the world’s famous “Ceylon Tea” is manufactured. In 1824 a tea plant was brought to Ceylon by the British from China and was planted in the Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya for non-commercial purposes. James Taylor was a British citizen who introduced commercial tea plantation in Sri Lanka (Ceylon). He arrived to Sri Lanka in 1852 and settled down in Loolecondera estate in Kandy. Today even people who have never heard of Sri Lanka are familiar with Ceylon tea, which is known for its quality.
After visiting the Tea Factory & plantation, proceed to Nuwara Eliya and check in to the hotel.Overnight at Jetwing St Andrews or similar with breakfast included.
Day 6: Nuwara Eliya - Horton Plains - Wadduwa
Today you will leave the hotel with a pre-packed breakfast & proceed to the Horton Plains National Park. 6500ft above sea level lies Sri Lanka’s highest and most isolated plateau. Nature lovers will revel in this wide, patna-grass covered plain, the haunt of many wild, yet harmless, animals and the home of many species of birds. Upon completion, proceed to you beach front hotel in Wadduwa.
Overnight at Taprobana Wadduwa on an all inclusive stay.