Cycling in Hanthana Tea Plantation – Explore British footprints (4 – 5 hrs)
A fascinating Cycling Journey into the aromatic world of tea.
Cycling to Kandy, Ceylon Tea Museum is a fascinating ride in Kandy with Bike Tours in Sri Lanka and, at the Ceylon Tea Museum, you will follow the footsteps of the indomitable pioneer planters. One of the best museums of its kind in the world, visitors could view machinery and objects more than 100 years old. A cup of Pure Ceylon Tea and panoramic view of the mountain ranges and stunning landscape to add to your pleasure…
Built in 1925, the spacious four storied Hantane Tea Factory had been abandoned for more than a decade when it was earmarked for the Museum Project undertaken by the Sri Lanka Tea Board and the Planters’ Association of Ceylon. Today it stands as a proud monument to the success story that is Ceylon Tea and it is one of the best of its kind in the world.
Surely this is a fascinating ride with Bike Tours in Sri Lanka, explore how the world best Sri Lanka (Ceylon) tea manufactured and process tea manufacturing.
About Hanthana Cycling Trail
You will start the cycling trail in front of the Ceylon Tea Museum and you will cycle through the Hanthan Tea plantation. It is medium hard level cycling trail and gravel terrain. En-route you can experience Tea picking and Tea planters living style. You will visit to Tea planters village and Chief tea worke’s wife greet you true smile with traditional way. You will tast traditional planters snack “Wade” at her house with hot tea. You will experience traditional hospitality, custome of the people. If you reach to planters village during the Hindu Temple blessing time you will get bless from Hind priest . after the village experience you will ride back to the Ceylon Tea Museum.
It is not just cycling ride over the hills and it is exploring nature, stunning landscpes, beautiful Hanthana mountain range, culture, custom of Hindu’s and tasty snack “Wade”
Total distance 40 – 45 Km and 3 – 4 hrs
|Number of Pax||1 pax||2 pax||3 – 4 pax||5 – 7 pax||8 – 10 pax|
|Rate Per Person in US$||$ 110||$ 60||$ 45||$ 40||$ 35|
OUR RATES INCLUDE:
- Mountain bikes and helmets
- Well experienced cycling guide(s) and his fees
- 1 bottle of water per pax per day during cycle tour portion