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.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (466)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“tea factory”(116 reviews)
“lovers leap”(26 reviews)
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
+94 77 966 3614
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Nuwara Eliya
from $38.00
More Info
from $59.00
More Info
from $556.03
More Info
from $1,400.00
More Info
Reviews (737)
Filter reviews
494 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews tea factory lovers leap informative tour minute tour interesting visit short visit whole process tuk tuk sri lanka different types nice view machinery production plantation apron estate workers
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 494 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited Pedro Tea Factory staff is simply amazing and well explained the process step by steps. Entry fee for factory visit is LKR 100 for locals and LKR 250 for foreigners. You can taste the tea and sales outlet is there to purchase tea. Good...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mahesh P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great guide who explained everything clearly and concisely. Sixpacks of tea seem expensive at 2000 rupees but each pack of tea is 125g for just under £1.50 so good value really for a class product. Teaworkers were striking in Nuwara Eliya while we were there....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank elaine523
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the tea factory and guided by the volunteer, about how the tea processing takes place ,step by step. Took about 25 minutes to finish the session. Then we were all served, crystal clear golden tea, aromatic and refreshing. Bought some tea packs also.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank UNR1806
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chose the Pedro tea factory if you are wanting an authentic experience. Only 200 rupee per person for a guided tour with tea sample at the end.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 815millieh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Average place to see tea garden, little bit of history of tea industry in Sri Lankan hill country. You could walk down the tea bushes. You can buy tea and refresh yourself with a nice and warm cup of tea.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 951chandanah
Reviewed November 6, 2018

nice loving scenery and the weather was really good. the factory is very traditional as they are still using very basic machinery and process to product tea

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JoweenC
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Another tea estate with lush green tea gardens. Enjoy the tea testing session and feel the aroma of it

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 260rjp
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

A nice tea factory where they make primarily black tea. Staff is nice which takes you through the factory and explain the process.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Umang A
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Having read mixed reviews we were pleasantly surprised with our visit. Well signposted, easy booking, 250LKR pp, lovely guide, interesting tour and great cup of tea. Good value for money.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank retiredandl0vinit
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

A charming tea factory. We did a factory tour followed by a cup of tea then we were able to wander through the nearby slopes watching the women pick tea. The factory was very interesting and so clean.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anne P
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 44 nearby hotels
Galway Forest Lodge
294 reviews
1.11 miles away
Tea Plant
72 reviews
1.26 miles away
Hill Pride City Hotel
178 reviews
1.59 miles away
The Hill Town Cottage
52 reviews
1.83 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 66 nearby restaurants
105 reviews
2.01 miles away
716 reviews
1.81 miles away
Grand Indian
1,810 reviews
2.12 miles away
Indian Summer Nuwara Eliya
602 reviews
1.46 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 63 nearby attractions
Shri Bhakta Hanuman Temple
232 reviews
2.48 miles away
Lover's Leap Falls
403 reviews
.87 miles away
Hakgala Botanic Gardens
562 reviews
1.58 miles away
Gregory Lake
1,470 reviews
1.64 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
October 3, 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from AJS-Lancashire | Reviewed this property |
I would say don’t risk after late afternoon. They use the workers to do the tours and they start shifts I think after that.
September 13, 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from N D | Reviewed this property |
Pedro Tea factory opens at 8.30 a.m. and closed for visitors by 3 p.m. you go to factory office and let staff know that you want to visit Tea processing. You can enjoy nice cup of fresh tea and visit the factory as well..
voyager s
June 28, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from W4lking | Reviewed this property |
Most of the production activity takes place at night so it is difficult to say. The picking of the tea however is conducted manually. If I remember correctly, the factory does claim to have a stake in the social well-being... More