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Glenloch Tea Factory

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| Katukithula, Sri Lanka
094 052 225 9646
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Look before you eat anything from the restaurant . I found this in my rice on 11 th December 2017... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Tea factory visit

They explained about tea and how they making it inside the factory what is the Proses very well.and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
hemal b
Kadawata, Sri Lanka
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  • Poor7%
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| Katukithula, Sri Lanka
094 052 225 9646
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Look before you eat anything from the restaurant . I found this in my rice on 11 th December 2017 & check your glass before drinking anything .

Thank Moomina_Ali
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They explained about tea and how they making it inside the factory what is the Proses very well.and how they catogarising the tea.overoll very go experience

Thank hemal b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Complete waste of time to visit this place. They provide a guided tour with a very very disinterested guide and then plonk some cups of teas in front after the “tour” (which in itself is a non-event) is out of the day. There is the...More

Thank Sadri7
Reviewed 1 week ago

we visited the glenloch tea factory and got to know about the tea bushes how they are grown and picked and shown the full process of what happens to the leaves after they are picked at the end of the tour you can sample different...More

Thank tiler200
Reviewed 1 week ago

have visited few times, Glenloch tea factory established 150 years ago, the factory tour was really interesting. Factory staff Nirosha & Lanka doing a great job, always provide many information and helpful. during the tour you can watch the Tea process from start to finish,...More

Thank lankai2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the tea factory at the moment where 2 busses arrived. Our guide was in a hurry because of these busses. We got a lot of information about the proces from leave to tea... with a lot of noise it was dificult to folluw...More

Thank mcarmen62
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Visited on a public holiday, so factory was quiet and only women there. We got a really informative (and patient!) tour of the factory and museum - comprehensive walk-through of the tea making process, with lots of hands-on show-and-tell (running the machines etc), and tea...More

Thank Hermelinen
Reviewed 30 October 2017

I have been here twice now on two different visits to Sri Lanka. The first time I came, I realized that I had not bought enough tea, so I tried to buy more elsewhere in Sri Lanka. Bad mistake. I ended up being offered the...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Our driver made a stop here on our journey from Kandy to Ella. I'm pretty sure he got a kick back for doing it. The plantation itself is pretty, but then they all are, as it the experience. I thoroughly recommend going on a tour...More

Thank RichmondStMargs
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The tea factory is like any other you will visit, however, the taste of the their brew was superb. After a round of the factory, they will give you taste of their popular (not their best) brew, which most will abviously like. I had to...More

Thank ambadkar
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Adam S
14 November 2016|
Response from Thashns | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing any public buses at the destination. Most of them were chartered buses or cars there.
30 April 2015|
Response from SinghGaurav |
Oops...phone hung..my question is that is anybody knows whether one can travel by bus to here from Kandy? If so, which bus and what's the stop called? Anybody done that?