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Horton Plains National Park

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Ohiya 22200, Sri Lanka
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US$ 65.00*
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Private Day Trip: Horton Plains and Pedro Tea Factory from Nuwara Eliya
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US$ 119.00*
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Private Guided Hike to Kirigalpoththa Mountain via Horton Plains
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US$ 82.00*
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Private Guided Railroad Hike to Horton Plains Borders
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Along with plenty of wildlife, a cliff known as World's End is a top attraction at this park.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Ohiya 22200, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is one of my personal favourites in Srilanka. Horton plains is one of the few cloud forests in the world. Overall hike is of around 9kms, and the major attraction to this place is the World's End. It is a circuit hike and...More

Thank Niviselva
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful place to a Hiking. the goal is reach to edge of a cliff called The Worlds End.

Thank JudeMadusanka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If your interesting on hiking, there are lots of beautiful places are awaiting in Sri Lanka to make you amaze and memorable. HORTON PLAINS NATIONAL PARK is located near to the city of Nuwara Eliya is one of best place to visit which will gives...More

3  Thank GuideMeLanka
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Horton Plains We have been visited to Horton Plains in this September. It is one of the most heavily visited parks in Sri Lanka which is declared as part of the central Highlands Heritage site. Visitors are urged to protect the plains by refraining picking...More

7  Thank Pulasthi W
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Objective is to trek to the edge of a cliff called world end. In the 8 km circuit you see green landscape with mountains and valley in your background. You see a small cliff ( mini world end) and Baker waterfall in your trek. Our...More

Thank Chong A
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Make sure you get there for sunrise, and wear layers, it was -2C at 6am and then by lunchtime was well into the 20C's. No plastic is allowed into the park, not even lunch boxes, so put everything in paper bags. It is also very...More

Thank Kirril K
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This park is famous for its 9km loop hiking trail. It is highland grass land and small tree forest. A very nice hike of 2 to 3 hours. But This is a small park compared to the USA standard of national parks, it also expansive...More

Thank Lingang
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Horton plains costs a lot (60€ all inclusive from Nuwara) and the landscape has nothing incredible, we can see the same in our countries. You pay a lot, get up at 5am and walk 3 hours across a national park (grass, grass, grass..). The world's...More

1  Thank Amaury F
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Horton plains has a walking trail (loop) that is about 9KM long. There are some very scenic spots along the route including - Mini Worlds end and Worlds end. A small detour also takes you to a waterfall called Bakers waterfall. I would rate this...More

Thank Aditya_salian
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

It was a lovely 9 km hike through Horton plains with stunning views. Although in my personal opinion, taking the detour to see the Baker's falls is not worth it. The rest of it was a wonderful experience. Takes about 3.5 hours for an average...More

Thank B_Shukti
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2 September 2017|
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Response from SarathSal | Reviewed this property |
It's always better to monitor the weather forecast and proceed to Horton plains as, best results will be obtained on a day with fair weather.on a rainy day you can expect thick mist clouds, obstruction to scenic view and... More
21 June 2017|
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Response from MAHuffman | Reviewed this property |
If she is relatively fit, I would recommend it. It's a beautiful place. I would recommend a little training before the trip, evening walks etc... to get in shape.
Pallavi P
10 May 2017|
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Response from NikeshGala | Reviewed this property |
though not a trek lover.. give a thought, if u love mountains, Waterfalls, clouds, landscapes.. refer few pics.. & if all this doesn't fascinate u.. u can enjoy the Nuwara Eliya beautiful climate.. relax in your Hotel room... More