We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bluefield Tea Gardens

Ramboda, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
0094-77578583
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #3 of 15 attractions in Nuwara Eliya
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Farms
53 visitor photos
Write a Review

139 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    45
    67
    24
    3
    0
Date | Rating
  • Arabic first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

Tea the old fashioned way. Old English machinery a hands on tour through and old fashioned teak floored tea factory with a sample cuppa at the end. The tour was informative, friendly and perfect. The only issue is when they let you go for a walk around the estate (and they do warn you) retired tea pickers, tea pickers and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We were provided with an extremely Informative and interesting tour of the tea factory. It's good to understand the end to end process of tea manufacturing process, how the different varieties are produced etc.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This you may pass on the way to NUwara eliya from Kotmale. Gives you a very detailed representation about old day tea manufacturing process. Get a guide from the front office, they are very informative for a small buck. Enjoy the tea ride

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Due to the limited days we were in Nuwara Eliya; we ended up at the Bluefields Tea Gardens on a Sunday which meant the Factory was deserted. The (free) tour was pretty good thanks to the wonderful guide who was willing to answer any question we had. The store next door was great as well with a wide variety of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sintra, Portugal
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
18 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We get a complete visit to the the entire tea factory. The guide has a good level of english and explains everything about tea. At the end we experienced black tea and green tea.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Colombo
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
14 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

If you are a local stop to understand and appreciate the cuppa of your country which is world famed. If you are a foreign visitor don't miss the chance to visit and experience the process of making the worlds best loved beverage 'Ceylon tea'. This factory on the side of the road to Nuwara Eliya on your way from Kandy.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

One of the most beautiful tea Factories in the region. The Color blue adds beauty to the body of Pure Ceylon Tea.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Colombo
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Everytime i stop over at Bluefiled to take a short break en route Nuwara Eliya. Tea factory educational tour is great. Restuarant is clean and reasonably priced. Buffet has a good array of foods. Kids play area is clean and well maintained. Tea outlet offers fresh oure ceylon tean and dont forget to have a sip! If you wish to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Moscow, Russia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Very interesting excursion! We entered everywhere we wanted, saw all process of tea's preparation. Prices for tea are not so high as on others factories.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Burnaby, Canada
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Stopped here based on our driver's suggestion. Free to wander through the factory. Guide provided a free tour and we tipped 200 Rs because of how slow we went and how many questions we asked. Got a free pot of tea and bought a piece of cake 90 Rs each. Excellent value and a good tour.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Bluefield Tea Gardens also viewed

Nuwara Eliya, Central Province
Nuwara Eliya, Central Province
 
Nuwara Eliya, Central Province
Nuwara Eliya, Central Province
 

Been to Bluefield Tea Gardens? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Bluefield Tea Gardens, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing