Sri Lanka is one of the highest producers of tea in the world and if you are traveling in Sri Lanka, visiting a tea plantation is a must. The best place to go is the hill country near Nuwara Eliya and Ella – where the majority of the plantations are located. Giragama is one of the premium tea plantations in the country.
Giragama Tea plantation is located in the central province of Sri Lanka. It is the nearest plantation to Kandy. The Giragama tea plantation spreads across many hectares. A tailor-made, private tour would give you an indepth experience into all aspects of tea in just the right amount of detail – from a look back to the early days of “planting” and the lifestyles of the early colonial settlers, to the manufacturing process, to how flavours are created to suit various palates . Combining local knowledge with flexibility, this excursion is a must do.