The humidity, cool temperatures, and rainfall of the country’s central highlands provide a climate that favours the production of high-quality tea. The industry was introduced to the country in 1867 by James Taylor, a British planter.
Guided tour in a tea factory
A visit in one of the many tea factories will give you a brief look in the history of Ceylon tea. You will learn about cultivation and processing. From the tea bush, to a taste of a delicious cup of hot tea.