Friday, April 1, 2011
SCENIC MOUNTAIN REGION - HATTON
77 miles from Colombo in the central mountain region. also accessible by scenic mountain rail way. Mean elevation 4000 ft.above sea level. cool pleasant climate and picturesque landscape.Heart of sri Lanka's high grown tea industry - a visit to an estate to see tea production should not be missed.
Two picturesque water falls in close Proximity at Talawakele -Devon(281 ft) and St. Clair(241 ft) Also Tea Research Institute at St.Coomb's Talawakelle where extensive research into tea growing and production is conducted.