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Visit Horton Plains, Sri Lanka

Horton Plains National Park is a protected area in the central highlands of Sri Lanka and is covered by montane grassland and cloud forest.

Horton Plains, Sri Lanka

Horton Plains National Park is a protected area in the central highlands of Sri Lanka and is covered by montane grassland and cloud forest.

This plateau is at an altitude of 2100–2300 metres (6900–7500 feet) and it is designated as an 'important bird area' with many species not only endemic to Sri Lanka but restricted to the Horton Plains. The World's End (a sheer precipice with a 1050 meter drop) and Baker's Falls are popular attractions of the park. It is situated 32 kilometres from Nuwara Eliya.

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