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Mackwoods Labookellie Tea Centre

A5, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 667711
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Mackwoods Labookellie Tea Centre, situated approximately 1500 meters above sea level in the heart of Labookellie Estate, one of the finest tea plantations in Sri Lanka, is today a popular stop in an international travellers itinerary providing an opportunity to experience Mackwoods Tea at its best in the salubrious hill country clime as well as providing an instructive glimpse of the manufacture of Ceylon Tea.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
A5, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 667711

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It seemed ok. Tour guide on auto pilot - but nice. Expensive shop. Ambience minimal. We didn't really know what to expect. Glad we went along I guess. Something to do but don't expect much. I did learnt what BOPF means on my leaf tea...More

Thank LadyDiana66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The factory is small which is fine but the tour wasn't that informative. We got a rushed overview of how the tea was actually made which was interesting enough but tour guide was uninterested. We skipped a tour in the Amba tea factory because Labookellie...More

Thank samthedogdublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent informative tour that gave enough information but not too much. Followed by tea and chocolate cake! The gift shop is lovely but the tea is not cheap - priced the same or more than a decent brand at home. But still worth a stop.

Thank JollyJoJo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a change of plantation visit owing to timings and this was not what we expected. Initial impressions of a huge factory were not favourable. However, the tour was very detailed and informative, the tea tasty and we were able to go on some...More

Thank harri64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely short tour took less than 30 minutes and we learned so much about how they make tea in that time. Chocolate cake is delicious in the cafe afterwards!

Thank LucyBeaminster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good tea plantation and staff are good in explain the process. Free tea at their tea cafe for all visitor. Very crowded on weekends. Toilets beed to be improved as there are very limited fod the amount of crowd.

Thank joby j
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

We arrived a minute or so into a tour that was being given to a group of Chinese tourists and the tour guide switched between Mandarin and English with ease. An interesting tour, but not as informative as the one given at Pedro Tea Factory....More

Thank HongKongMIchelle
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Short and briefly informative guided tour followd by free cup of tea and paid cake (cheap) . Dont expect elaborate tour... and no pressure to buy tea or not ...friedly crew and supervisors which let us walk around the fields and take photos

Thank Koteiba
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

I always visit on the way to Nuwara Eliya for good cup of tea and nice piece of Chocolate Cake which they make perfectly.

1  Thank Ijaz M
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

The guide was excellent showing us the difference between the types of tea picked and the manufacturing process. Tea tasting afterwards and we bought some to take home.

Thank HertsNeil
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