Trip to Lipton’s Seat Dambetanne Haputale

Lipton’s seat in Dambetanne, Haputale is an excellent tourist destination for superb views, trekking, spectacular landscapes, enjoy cool weather and to see Sri Lanka’s finest tea plantations. It is located in Poonagala Hills in Dambetanne Tea Estate.

From this point you can get spectacular view over Southern (Galle, Matara, Dwvundara, Hambantota), Uva, Sabaragamuwa, Central and Eastern provinces.

Uda Walave lake, Chandirka Lake, Lunugamwehera, Kataragama, Wedihiti Kanda Hill, Handapanagala Lake, Moneragala lake, Sugar Cane Plantations of Palawatta Sugar, Wellawaya and Koslanda towns, Hambantota Habour and Air Port can be seen from here if you go there early in the morning.




Dambetanne Tea Factory, Haputale
Dambetanne Tea Factory, Haputale
Dambetanne Tea Factory, Haputale
Inside Dambetanne Tea Factory, Haputale
On the way to Liptons' Seat, Dambetanne
On the way to Liptons’ Seat, Dambetanne
On the way to Liptons' Seat, Dambetanne
On the way to Liptons’ Seat, Dambetanne. From this point you can climb upto the Lipton’s seat
Liptons' Seat, Dambetanne
Liptons’ Seat, Dambetanne
Lipton's seat, Dambetanne, Haputale
Lipton’s seat, Dambetanne, Haputale

View from Liptons' Seat, Dambetanne
View from Liptons’ Seat, Dambetanne

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Backpacking Travel Guide to Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan Hotels – Telephone numbers and addresses
Geocaching and Geotrekking in Sri Lanka
Trip to Horton Plains, World’s End and Baker’s Falls, Nuwaraeliya

View from Lipton's seat
View from Lipton’s seat


  • Backpacking Travel Guide to Sri Lanka | Trip to Sri Lanka
    August 21, 2012 at 3:06 am

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  • Jimbo33
    August 28, 2012 at 5:41 am

    Beautiful views. Thanks for sharing.

  • Jennifer Miner
    August 28, 2012 at 5:44 am

    Can you suggest a good affordable hotel close to this place?

    • admin
      August 28, 2012 at 5:47 am

      You can stay at Dias Rest (White Monkey) which is located on the way to Dambethanna.

  • Marie Haynes
    August 28, 2012 at 5:46 am

    I really enjoyed this article. Breathtaking views. Well worth a visit.

  • Protect our Heritages
    September 8, 2012 at 4:50 pm

    Nice place. Nice photos.

  • Kavidu Kavisha
    September 9, 2012 at 5:45 pm

    Great place to visit.

  • Dilrukshi Jayasekara
    September 18, 2012 at 2:55 pm

    what a beautiful place.. 🙂

  • Rohan Samaratunga
    October 1, 2012 at 11:15 am

    SRI LANKAN COOKING SCHOOL NZ Wow! this is amazing , lived and travelled in most places of Sri Lanka but this is one place I need to visit when in Sri Lanka next!

  • Kamini Dhammika Perera
    October 3, 2012 at 3:05 am

    I think I have been to this place long time ago.(23 years ago).

  • Mark
    August 17, 2016 at 10:58 am

    Excellent place to visit in Sri Lanka

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