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Handunugoda Tea Estate

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Handunugoda Rd | Tittagalla, Ahangama 80650, Sri Lanka
+94 77 771 3999
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had no idea I would enjoy a tea tour so much! We had a group of seven - went on the early bird tour- and everyone thoroughly enjoyed it. Merle, our guide, spoiled us with his plethora of knowledge...he was so very kind! We...More

Thank ali1999london
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I thought I knew tea, until I came here! A short walk through the gardens to see how tea is grown, and peppercorns, and cinnamon, and jackfruit, and hibiscus, to sit down for a cuppa and some cake. Then a tour of the fascinating factory...More

1  Thank Helen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was very informative & beautiful scenery. Personal guide to show you around with taste testing of all the varieties. Had a great time

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the plantation and tea factory in September 2018. If you can't make it up to the highland regions, this spot is worth a visit. Lovely walk through the grounds included tea and cake followed by a walk through their small factory. A great...More

Thank Palm-Beach-SLSC
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We were shown around the plantation by an informative guide, served tea and cake at the homestead which was relaxing, then shown through the tea factory and to the gift shop at the end where you could try all sorts of teas. The whole thing...More

2  Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Really wanted to visit a tea plantation not too far from Bentota. Far exceeded my expectations. The people were so kind, patient, informative - and not obviously interested in your money, so unlike the culture I am used to. The guide showed us through the...More

1  Thank Irene H
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

I didn’t initially expect to enjoy this visit to the tea plantation and joined my family to check it out. We started off on a free tour around the tea plantations where we could see the locals picking the tea. The tour guide was informative,...More

3  Thank Jonholley
Reviewed 5 October 2018

It is a free tour although you have the option to leave a small token in the tea tasting room. It is a very pleasant stroll to the tea house, where along the way they also show you collecting sap from rubber trees. The view...More

Thank bigbadboris2018
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

On a private Tuk-Tuk tour our driver took us to the Handunugoda Tea Estate. The tour guide was very informative and showed us around the estate showing us the various plants, and how they make tea. We were then served chocolate cake and tea which...More

Thank GlobeTrotting730487
Reviewed 29 September 2018

We had a very knowledgeable guide who explained all about the different types of tea and we had a slice of chocolate cake and cup of Saphire Pekoe on the owners verandah before going to the factory and then tasting all 50 varieties of tea...More

1  Thank AnthonyPPerth
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6 August 2018|
Response from Tony Q | Reviewed this property |
Like I said you should be flexible when you know that visitors are coming. The traffic conditions are tough now and your staff should not keep calling and saying that they have to go off so please make it before 4:30. That... More
2 August 2018|
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Response from nagygaborsamorin | Reviewed this property |
Hi! We just turned up and they were ready to lead us around even if we were only two. Eventually some more ppl came on te beginning of our tour, but as I wrote, just to turn up should be fine ;-)
14 June 2018|
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Response from zoek686 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a bathroom and is clean. Have a great time :)