Welcome to Tea Factory Experience with Tent Camping @ Munnar,
“17 C Camping” is a idyllic Tea hill which is located above 6500 feet from the sea level in Lockhart Estate with its velvet lawns, exotic flora and fauna and the cool mountain air is a rare experience. It is only the campsite in heart of Munnar. It will be a freezing night stay in the Tea Plantation with thrill.
Dinner, Campfire, Tent, Sleeping bag, Sunrise Tea, Full time facilitator, Drinking water, Toiletries, factory, tea museum.
Lockhart Tea sanctuary experience
08.30am - Check inn the factory
Duration : Full Day or Half Day
The tour begins with from museum presentation on the history of Lockhart Tea sanctuary, and a brief overview of how tea is grown, manufactured and tasted.
Start Walk or drive with one of our guide though the tea field, guide will explain you about the tea bush are grow and looked after. Enjoy the beauty of tea villages and interact with the tea picker ladies and learn how to pluck tea leaves. The tea leaves will pluck with two leaves and a bud and enjoy the beauty of green carpet mountain view of tea field, variety of bird life, butterflies and flora that add to the diverse landscape that makes up a tea estate.
Break for lunch at 17 C Camping site”. It is a idyllic Tea hill which is located above 6500 feet from the sea level in Lockhart Estate with its velvet lawns, exotic flora and fauna and the cool mountain air is a rare experience. It is only the campsite in heart of Munnar. It will be a freezing night stay in the Tea Plantation with thrill.
We then move to the Tea Factory where you will be taken for a guided tour on how the leaf is brought in from the fields, weighed, and then taken through the processes of withering, rolling, fermenting, drying and sorting.
The factory tour ends with a tea tasting session with our range of black, green white teas, where one can discover the differences in aroma, flavor and appearance of tea manufactured in different ways and at during different times of the year.
07.30pm - Born-fire
08.30pm - Dinner
08.00am - Breakfast
10.00am - Check out
a) This is one day tea factory process experience programe with tent stay, so starting time @ 8 am.
b) infants not allowed.
I am Prabhakar, Hospitability professional with Lockhart Estate. We are offering our bungalow for tourists who visiting Munnar and our bungalow is a century old and maintained as it is. In addition to that we are offering Tea Factory visit, Tea Plantation Visit, Trekking, Camping, Tree adventures, Water adventures, Polaris Ride, Archaery, Rock climbing etc.