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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.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Ohiya 22200, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

1  Thank LilPikit
Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for the nature lovers to walk around the park for a total of 8 kilometers. Its better to go in the very morning time since the park opens at 6am in the morning. Walking start in the very morning 4kms towards to the...More

Thank Chameera M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's the best climate to visit Horton Plains and the number of Sambar deers has been increased recently. Also look out for oncoming traffic if you are driving.

Thank amila619
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing place you must visit in Sri Lanka. Amazine trek with amazing views & worldsend. Mist & cold whether will make your journey unforgivable..

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I have been always wanting to go to Horton plains and finally made it. Took us about 4 hours to complete the 11 km hike, with a few breaks enroute. It was worth every minuite, you get to see a beautiful water fall, a mini...More

Thank Dhilini R
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Its very unique track around 9km circle, amazing view, and different experience , better start 6.00am in the morning,, road quit difficult,

Thank Exploresrilanka
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

The World's End/Baker Falls loop was my favourite hike of Sri Lanka. Yes, it is a lot of money, but in this national park the people really care about nature and conservation: for example, you can't take plastic bags into the park. Try to go...More

1  Thank Judith R
Reviewed 12 May 2018

A must place to visit for Tourists. Vast areas of lush green grass, Sambur deer and running water, and formations of mist clouds. A lot of walking, so good comfortable shoes essential. Light warm clothing

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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
2 September 2017|
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Response from SarathSal | Reviewed this property |
It's always better to monitor the weather forecast and proceed to Horton plains as, best results will be obtained on a day with fair weather.on a rainy day you can expect thick mist clouds, obstruction to scenic view and... More