Travelite Magazine : Spring 2013 : Destination Hotlist featuring Ceylon Tea Trails
The high-altitude location of Ceylon tea trails, perched 4,000ft above sea level is a charming destination to indulge in high teas. Hovering above, it commands panoramic views of Sri Lanka’s Ceylon tea region; with 20 luxurious rooms spread over four lavishly renovated colonial bungalows. retaining the old-fashioned charm infused with five-star service, you get an authentic tea estate experience with a few added surprises.
The Master suite at the Tientsin bungalow enjoys the estate’s highest location at 4,600 ft, featuring high-ceilings, polished wooden floors and lovely four-poster beds. Book at USD 825
nightly for a minimum of two nights’ stay for two persons.
Sign up for the tea experience hosted by the resort’s resident tea planter, Andrew Taylor. the tour takes you through the tea planters’ trail where you can experience picking tea leaves followed by a visit to the factory to see how the teas are processed. Read more: Travelite-Spring-2013-Destination-Hotlist1