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Horton Plains National Park

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Along with plenty of wildlife, a cliff known as World's End is a top attraction at this park.
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Ohiya 22200, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful views. Absolute rip off if your a foreigner. There should no way be a Fee to enter a national park. As two Australians we paid almost $80 just for entry!! What an absolute joke!!!!

1  Thank Rcoolfrost
Reviewed 6 days ago

The main attraction of the park is the beautiful landscapes it posses. Rolling hills, endless grass lands with tiny wildflowers, clean streams flowing through valleys, waterfalls and the scattered forest patches create endless diversity in landscapes. The dynamic whether, mist and sunlight makes is even...More

Thank Prasathhari D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful Road trip, with a lot of scenarios Small towns og ohiya, Pattipola, tea plantations etc. Roads are not great but ok to travel, Need to pay at the entrance of the Horton plains. can stop at any place including the horton plain wild life...More

Thank Muditha716
Reviewed 1 week ago

The road to Horton Plains National Park has been repaired though the last leg up to the park has some new holes. The park is a nice place to walk. Bring your lunch and take a leisurely walk, and enjoy the different points of interest.

Thank KIM C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great peace full place to visit with friends,family, even as a couple. There's two entrance to the Horton Plains park, (Check in google maps). In both side there's a fee to pay for the entrance. You can travel inside road with pvt vehicle or can...More

Thank Kapila J
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Horton Plains in Sri Lanka, is the coldest and windiest location in the country. It consists of ecosystems such as Montane evergreen forests, grasslands, marshy lands and aquatic ecosystem. At an altitude of 2,100 meters above sea level, Horton Plains spreads across over 3,169 hectares...More

4  Thank SisiraS_Chauffeur
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This is a such a nice place to visit with family. You will have to walk through grassland and light forest to view the world's end

Thank SafwanM24
Reviewed 6 July 2018

The windy road up to the plateau (yeah, nah - very cool and scenic but not unlike many other places).  This experience starts with the service with the Sri Lankan man at the toilets.  So pleasant.  So helpful.  So good at what he does ie:...More

3  Thank LilPikit
Reviewed 4 July 2018

It is one of my favourites, yes it is a little bit pricey but this is the price that I would re-visit again on my next trip. It is definitely worth the visit. The authority will check on every visitors to make sure there is...More

Thank Carinloh_usagi
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Awesome nature, completely different from the rest of the Srí Lanka. Great for trekking. One star down for expensive entry fee for foreigners.

Thank VacekH
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4 August 2018|
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Response from Shafeer Z | Reviewed this property |
Yeah. you can cover all those destinations, if you started the journey early morning by a vehicle. In Hortain Plains you have to walk around 20Kms which will cover bakers falls and plains. After that try Bamabrakanda and... More
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22 July 2018|
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Response from LilPikit | Reviewed this property |
We are foreigners that visited in APR2018 and I've just looked at our entry ticket / receipt. For 1X local adult, 3X foreign adults & 1X foreign child we paid a total of 10,886LKR. Note the difference between a local adult... More
14 April 2018|
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Response from Snir I | Reviewed this property |
Hi Amanda, I did this trip by myself. The hike can be done alone, no problem, it is a circular easy hike. Nevertheless, there are two important things you should know: 1. No public transportation available to Horton... More