Sightseeing Included in this tour
James Taylor Seat & Tea Tree - Take a pitstop at James Taylors seat where he used to rest and sit, overlooking the valley and see the first tea bush he planted.
James Taylor Statue – A monument built in honour of the Godfather of Ceylon Tea as thanks from the local families who benefitted from the introduction of tea to the area.
The Loolecondera Tea Factory - A functioning government-owned tea factory which still contains some of the original equip-ment. Walk through the factory and learn about the intricate pro-cesses of making the perfect tea.
James Taylor Log Cabin – Walk up to the remains of where James Taylor once resided among pretty flower gardens and read the tale told in the ‘Ode to James Taylor’.
Weighing Stations - Observe gatherings of tea pluckers in their colourful sarees with their burgeoning bags of tea leaves as they weigh their daily harvest using original equipment from the heyday of Loolecondera Estate