Montane cloud forests and sambar deer…

You will walk across the mountain grasslands interspersed with montane cloud forests within the Horton Plains National Park (2139m), the most elevated tableland in Sri Lanka and eventually hike up to the Kirigalpoththa — the second highest peak (2,392m) in Sri Lanka. The way back is on the same trail.

Location: Horton Plains National Park
Distance from Nuwara Eliya: 32 km

Length     14 km
Level     Challenging
Group size     4 to 8
Pick up point     Post Office, Nuwara Eliya – 06:30
Drop off point     Pick up point – 17:00
Inclusions     Trek guide/transport to and from Horton Plaines / entrance fees/water
Exclusions     Breakfast / transport to the pick up point / lunch – bring a picnic lunch

What to wear 

Walking shoes with a good grip and ankle support
Trekking trousers
Warm t-shirt or shirt
Fleece jacket or warm jumper

What to put in your daypack 

Sunglasses & sun protection cream
Hand towel
Small trash bag
Light waterproof jacket (k-way) – depending on weather
Plastic bags (to keep your phone/camera dry)
Emergency Phone Numbers
Copy of your ID or passport
Basic first aid kit

N° of persons 4-6 7-8
Per person $90 $85

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