Horton Plains National Park, Nuwara Eliya

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Horton Plains National Park occupies the central highlands of Sri Lanka. It is sits at an elevation of 2,100–2,300 m (6,900–7,500 ft) and includes both grasslands and cloud forests. The park is rich in biodiversity with species endemic to the region. For Horton Plains National Park and beyond, use our Nuwara Eliya trip planner to get the most from your Nuwara Eliya vacation.
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  • Staff was drunk and agressive... Freaking awful. We went on 24th of october and there wasnt a crowd because of covid... my father got called for the office there for "feeding an animal"...thats what.....  more »
  • My favorite part was the treck up to Worlds End. The walk was very exciting and it was very tiring. But well worth it  more »
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  • Liked this place a lot, very quiet and natural. Not affected by human activity. We sow every beautiful location from high mountain to the water falls, the most important thing that i sow it was not allowing the plastic material to inter in that place. Hope the keep like this and protect this place
  • Great park with amazing sights. Best enjoyed in the early hours from 6 AM onwards. Also note that if you're a foreigner you'll have to pay 5000 rupees for entrance unlike locals :)

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