Sri Lankan tea (known for generations as Ceylon Tea) is also the cleanest tea in the world in terms of pesticide residues, a fact confirmed by the ISO Technical Committee. Sri Lanka is the world's fourth-largest producer of tea.
The humidity, cool temperatures, and rainfall of the country's central highlands provide a climate that favors the production of high-quality tea. The industry was introduced to the country in 1867 by James Taylor, a British planter who arrived in 1852.
You will be having opportunity to visit a Sri Lankan tea plantation site & a tea processing factory in our below tour packages.
Kiss of Sri Lanka-I, Touch of Sri Lanka-I, Embrace Sri Lanka, Love Sri Lanka, Taste Sri Lanka 1, Taste Sri Lanka 2, Adventure Sri Lanka.
Also you can add a tea placation site visit to your customize tour plan.
For over 2,000 years merchant traders have been landing at Sri Lanka to buy spices. The island has an ideal climate for growing many spices that the world demands like pepper, nutmeg, cloves, cinnamon and cardamom.
During ancient times the Greeks, Romans and the Arabic maintained there links with Sri Lanka through the spice trade.
Now you can step-on to a spice plantations and buying the best spices at the same time. Most of our tour packages are included a spice garden visit, such as
Touch of Sri Lanka, Feel Sri Lanka, Embrace Sri Lanka, and Love Sri Lanka.
Indeed you can request for adding “Spice Garden Visit” to your favored DX Holidays Tour Package or includ it in to your customize tour plan.
Cinnamon is the dried bark of the perennial tree of C.zeylanicum of the Lauraceae family. True cinnamon is native to Sri Lanka. Cinnamon is originally grown wild in central hill country of Sri Lanka. The history of cinnamon dates back to about 2800 B.C.
Cinnamon is commercially grown in coastal belts in Sri Lanka and spread to interior part of the country where elevation is increased up to about 250 above MSL.
Cultivating cinnamon & the Technological process applying for processing cinnamon can be seen during your Sri Lanka visit.
We’ve included Cinnamon Factory Visit to these packages.
Kiss of Sri Lanka 2, Embrace Sri Lanka, Love Sri Lanka, Taste Sri Lanka 1, Taste Sri Lanka 2, Relax Sri Lanka, Beach Relaxing Tour Sri Lanka