Horton Plains Trekking Tour will start at 7.30 am from Kandy, Gampola, Nuwara Eliya to Horton plains national park. On the way, you can see the highest lack in Sri Lanka and also you can feel cool, crisp breezes and magnificent views of Ambewela Milk Farm. This tour takes you on a 9 Km trek through the moist tropical jungle, within its dense undergrowth and some wide-open fields. The charm and richness of the mountain range concealed in mist, encircling the plain are enhanced by the sparkling barkers falls. Two escarpments the Mini-worlds end and the Greater Worlds end that drops by 274 m and 880 m respectively are also located within this national park at the southern boundary.
A variety of wildlife including endemic Rhino-horned and Hump-nosed Lizards, highland bird species including the Sri Lanka White-eye, Dull-blue Flycatcher, Sri Lanka Bush Warbler, Yellow-eared Bulbul may be encountered. Also keep your eye out for troops of Bear Monkey, and Sambar (Sri Lanka’s largest species of deer) which are regularly seen in the plains close to the entrance.
- 07.30 am – Pick-up from hotel
- 04.00 pm – Departure & dropped off to the hotel
- 8 Hours guided trip
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- 1-3 guests – Tuk-tuk | More than 4 – Optional
- English speaking professional private guide
- Available refreshment & 1.5L bottle of water per guest
- National park fees including all taxes
Additional Informations about Horton Plains Trekking Tour: Before making a reservation at 4restlanka Tours we encourage you to follow this information, Not recommended for pregnant women | Not recommended for participant with serious medical conditions | Vegetarian option is available and if food affects your health conditions please inform us before the tour | The tour and visit some destinations may change depending on weather conditions | The duration of the transfers will depend on the time of day and traffic condition | Recommend to wear shoes for your choice | Lower price rate in Sri Lanka | Prices depend on how many people in your party