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Glenloch Tea Factory

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Interesting visit-it’s a tea factory!

We were recommended by our driver ( whose mother is a tea leaf picker)who we have for the week.its... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Interesting visit

Well organized and informative. Our guide was well informed, friendly and helpful. If you're a tea... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John W
Barcelona, Spain
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Estate Road, Katukitula 20588, Sri Lanka
094 052 225 9646
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were recommended by our driver ( whose mother is a tea leaf picker)who we have for the week.its a working tea factory,our guide explained the process involved from tree to teacup and we found it fascinating.We both enjoy working factory experiences and the guide...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was super excited to see a tea factory but the guide we had was HORRENDOUS. First we had to stand and wait for 20 minutes for a guide. They gave us one guide who walked away two minutes later with no word. They put us...More

Thank Tiffany V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the tea factory in August. The whole tour in my opinion was rushed , we didn't get any time to ask the guide any questions about the tea making process. We were hurriedly rushed outside to try the tea which was nice (thinking...More

Thank kirti j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well organized and informative. Our guide was well informed, friendly and helpful. If you're a tea drinker/lover I'd definitely recommend a visit

Thank John W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having spent 4 days in the beautiful Ella and Nuwara Eliya areas we were disappointed by this factory tour. Short and non motivational followed by pressure to buy what we discovered later was “expensive” tea.

Thank Harry U
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

The lady showing us around was nice, and the factory itself is cool. The tour is free, but the tour itself lasts maybe 10 minutes, afterwards they rush you to the shop where they walk after you like hawks pressuring you to buy something. There...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

The tour of the tea factory was very interesting with incredible smells. Refreshingly, we weren’t pestered or rushed into the shop at the end as one usually is at the end of such tours. Even so, the shop was very busy as the prices are...More

Thank Will A
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Not only are the views breathtakingly beautiful, but the tea served here was delicious! Our guide took us around the factory and allowed us time to peruse before moving on to the next section. Our guide spoke excellent English and answered any questions we had....More

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Close look at how world most popular drink is made from Leaf to cup Amazing view of tea mountains Free tea served for guest Average cold cosy climate , Has tea shop even with outlet of noritake Gift shop for taking back home some pure...More

Thank 361,122
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Of all the tea estates to visit do not choose this one. Our driver insisted we come here because it is one of the estates that is 100% Sri Lankan owned. Whilst I wanted to support local business the way we were treated here was...More

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July 28, 2018|
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Response from Ashok S | Reviewed this property |
Suggest going on line and see what they have to say!
Jeannene V
March 30, 2018|
Response from lankai2016 | Reviewed this property |
hi, you can buy some from colombo.
Adam S
November 13, 2016|
Response from Thashns | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing any public buses at the destination. Most of them were chartered buses or cars there.