Distance from Nuwara Eliya – 15.8 km (31 minutes)
Damro Labookellie Tea Centre, formerly known as Mackwoods Labookellie Tea Centre, is situated along the Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway in Nuwara Eliya. It is a large tea estate covering over 27,000 acres of tea and rubber plantation with a long history to it. It was initially started in 1841 by Captain William Mackwood and is recognised as the second oldest mercantile firm in Sri Lanka. The tea factory is located in a scenic natural setting over 2000 m above sea level. Visitors can take a tour around the factory to learn about the tea making process and even purchase a wide variety of flavoured tea.
Getting to Damro Labookellie Tea Centre and Tea Garden
From Nuwara Eliya travel approximately 15.8 km along the Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway to reach the Damro Labookellie Tea Centre and Tea Garden in Nuwara Eliya.