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Macwood Tea Factory

Nuwara Eliya, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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I expected better..........

I was very disappointed with this. I've toured many 'factories' over the years and found this to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Barbara F
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Morgantown, United States
Get to know your OP, BOP and BOPF {tea}

A visit to the tea factory (MacWood), started with a complimentary cup of tea and then we were... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Jonathan H
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Nuwara Eliya, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was very disappointed with this. I've toured many 'factories' over the years and found this to be the very least rewarding. "Tour" took about 10 minutes!! First room saw some tea leaves in containers; then looked at pictures on wall; then looked at some...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 30 August 2017

A visit to the tea factory (MacWood), started with a complimentary cup of tea and then we were given a brief tour of the different stages of the tea drying, blending process. It was long enough and informative enough, but not a wow experience. The...More

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoy not just one but several cups of this dreamy tea and the fabulous tea plantation and the stream in the valley .

Thank Lemali
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Entry fee is LKR.200/- per head.The lady will explain the full process in detail.Also at the end, you can enjoy a cup of warm tea together with enjoying the serene beauty of the tea plantation.

Thank Josemon_George83
Reviewed 24 October 2016

It was nice to know how the tea is processed, but it was a very quick tour, with no very deep details. I expected a bit more, but you get an idea of how the green leaf gets to your cuppa. Is mandatory to take...More

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We visit the factory with our 15 months old son and it was a nice but fast tour. Can't blame the guide because it was for free. Tea was nice and for free at the end, if you want to buy the tea it is...More

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The tea factory, tea center and cafe is an amazing place to have a break. Tea factory has a tea museum and it demonstrates cascade of tea processing from tea bush to tea cup. The cafe serves very delicious chocolate cake, tea and milk. Cake...More

Thank Chandana H
Reviewed 3 September 2016

With the show rooms and the outlet its a good opportunity to experience the tea production and of course the taste of Ceylon Highland tea. You can try a free cup of tea but don't miss out the chocolate cake (not for free). The 30...More

Thank jk682015
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

A very enjoyable and short tour that left us extremely well informed as to the tea making process. There was a very small fee involved, but it was worth it. Tea in the cafe was free and excellent and the chocolate cake was fine and...More

Thank Sam I
Reviewed 2 September 2016

A nice walk up to Mackwood Tea factory along the Kandy Road from where we stayed called "Kudaoya". Nice Place, Amazing Experience.It proved again that this is one of heavens.Experienced the taste of a tea cup with freshness of the misty hills.

Thank Imesha D
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TravelAddictToo
21 January 2017|
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Response from Chandana H | Reviewed this property |
Start at 8am daily. They do it as you are ready.
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Audrey H
22 July 2016|
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Response from psychodoc | Reviewed this property |
macwoods ... best tea i've had ... we bought like loads !
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