Geographically Hatton is a small town in Nuwara Eliya but it plays a big role in Sri Lanka`s tea industry. Visit Hatton and you will see rolling tea estates like thick carpets across the mountains that surround the area.
Ceylon Tea is world renowned with people around the world enjoying a refreshing cup of tea daily. If you travel by train you will find yourself at a picturesque station that harks back to colonial times. You will feel as though you have travelled back through time as you enter this town named as such by the colonial planters that started planting their tea estates in the area. Visit a working tea factory to understand the process that goes into producing the famous aromatic tea leaf. For some Hatton is a stopover on their way to climb the breathtaking Adam`s Peak or Sir Pada as it is known in Sri Lanka. Other interesting places to visit are the Castlereigh reservoir and the Warleigh Church. Find your perfect accommodation in Hatton and have a truly scenic holiday.