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From Ella or Bandarawela: Adisham Rail All-Inclusive Tour

From Ella or Bandarawela: Adisham Rail All-Inclusive Tour

From US$ 52.50 per person

Enjoy a train ride through misty hills, passing tea plantations, tunnels, and waterfalls to visit a colonial monastery in Adisham, an ancient village in the Kent countryside. Take in lunch at a tea plantation and relax with hotel pick up and drop off.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Round-trip transportation is available from most centrally located Bandarawela hotels. Please arrange pick up from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit a monastery wrapped in the tranquility of the misty hills
  • Picnic in lush greens and tea plantations
  • Take in views of rolling hills and misty peaks while journeying to Adisham
  • Admire the perfectly polished wooden balustrades in Adisham
  • Relax with pick up and drop-off from your hotel
Full description
Start your day at 8:30 AM with pick up from your hotel by your local guide. Make your way to Ella Railway Station in a TukTuk and, based on the train schedule, catch your train between 9 AM - 9:30 AM. Admire the beautiful countryside as you pass by mountains, waterfalls, tea plantations, and small villages until you reach Haputale Railway Station. Start the walk to the Adhisam Bungalow, as you pass tea plantations, jungles, and villages selling strawberries. Visit Adhisham Bungalow, a monastery run by Benedictine monks and built by Sir Thomas Lister Villers, who was born in 1869 in Adisham, an ancient village which lies in the Kent countryside. Next, enjoy lunch at a tea plantation and then catch your train, before being dropped off at your hotel at 5 PM. 
Includes
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off in Tuk-Tuks
  • Train tickets
  • Lunch, water bottles and refreshments
  • Local tour guide
  • All government taxes
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Roundtrip transportation is available from most centrally located Bandarawela and Ella hotels
  • Please arrange pick up from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation
  • Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion
  • You should wear comfortable clothing
  • Children under 5 years-old do not have to pay when accompanied by a paying adult
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult
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amazing day...loved the train ride and the scenery was beautiful

December 14, 2019

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Product ID: 226639