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Timings : 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM

Entry Fee : Free

Bluefield Tea Gardens, Nuwara Eliya, Nuwara Eliya Overview

Bluefield Tea Gardens in Nuwara Eliya of Sri Lanka is one such beauty amidst many that brings to one’s mind large green fields with a lively fragrance, women hand picking tea leaves and the misty, sweet aroma of hot tea freshly served. 

Bluefield Tea Gardens, located at 6250 feet, in the hilly, small and look alike ‘English’ town of Ramboda, is scenically mesmerising and feels fresh. Built in 1921, the Bluefield Tea factory produces 20 Kilos of tea leaves on an average. This tea garden is also ‘recognized by tea connoisseurs’ as it is also home to the famous Sri Lankan ceylon tea. Pertaining to the existing tea culture, over about 300 workforce is employed in the entire area of this garden.

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Timings for Bluefield Tea Gardens

One can visit the Bluefield Tea Gardens within 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM. It is open everyday. For an exciting and informative experience in Bluefield Tea Gardens of Nuwara Eliya, you can easily spend an average 2 hours of quality time, here. Most popular time to visit Bluefield is in the afternoon, after 03:00 PM.

Entry Fee for Bluefield Tea Gardens

Bluefield Tea Gardens in Nuwara Eliya of Sri Lanka is free for all. No entry fee is required for both adults and children.

Things to do in Bluefield Tea Gardens

Bluefield Tea Gardens provides one with a hands-on experience. The entire tea-processing procedure is transparently visible to all tourists such that anyone can get to learn the process. From the very beginning, well-trained guides are provided to visitors for better understanding of the whole arena. Some of the major sections that are a part of the tour are:

1. Factory visit
The factory inside Bluefield is huge. There are trained guides present for providing proper knowledge to the visitors inside the tea gardens while conducting  tea tours of the whole arena.

2. Tea Center
The Tea center provides a wide range of tea varieties. One can buy tea of different flavors from a different range. Bluefield Tea Gardens also provides tourists with a tea- tasting experience that is equal parts fun and instructive.

3. Tea Estate Rounds
The vast tea estates inside Bluefield Tea Gardens are beautiful and informative to explore. Those who are eager to know about the entire process of tea production, are helped by the guide with consecutive rounds of the tea estates

4. Tea Lounge and Restaurant
There is a restaurant inside Bluefield Tea Gardens for catering to hungry stomachs. Provision for lunch and breakfast is available there. Along with the restaurant, there is a Tea lounge providing hot strong tea brewed from tea leaves picked in their own gardens.

5. Kiddies Park
Needless to worry, a small area inside the Bluefield Tea Museum is assigned for kids where they can play around. An open area within nature will provide a good ambience for the kids.

Products Available in Bluefield Tea Gardens

Tea production allures locals and also tourists visiting here in Bluefield Tea Gardens, from around the globe. One can get the best varieties of tea here. The three most important tea varieties available which one can take away as a souvenir are:
  • Ceylon Black tea
  • Ceylon White tea
  • Ceylon Green tea

How To Reach Bluefield Tea Gardens

You can reach Nuwara Eliya region by both via rail roads and airways. 

The following rail stations near Nuwara Eliya region are - 
  • Nanu Oya Railway station in Nuwara Eliya city-  27.58 KM 
  • Nawalapitiya Railway station in Nawalapitiya city - 39.73 KM
Nearest airport is Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo city, situated at a distance of 134.3 KM.

After reaching Nuwara Eliya, you can avail either bus or rent a car to Bluefield Tea Gardens.

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