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Hatton (Sinhalese: හැටන්, Tamil: ஹற்றன்) is a town in the Nuwara Eliya District of Central Province, Sri Lanka governed by the Hatton-Dickoya Urban Council. It is approximately 83 kilometres (52 mi) southeast of Colombo and 44 km (27 mi) south of Kandy and is situated at an elevation of 1,271 m (4,170 ft) above sea level. Hatton was founded during the British colonial times in order to serve the coffee and latter tea estates. The name of the town refers to the village in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. A number of the surrounding tea estates are also named after Scottish villages. Whilst Hatton serves as a gateway to Adam's Peak (Sri Pada) and Sinharaja Forest Reserve, it is better known for its Ceylon tea plantations and industry. The Hatton National Bank and Brown & Co. Ltd. were both founded in Hatton. In 2008 part of the Hatton town, including religious places, was gazetted as a Religious Zone by the Government of Sri Lanka.Wikipedia
If you are looking for travel information of Hatton in Sri Lanka, you've come to the right place. A gripping city on its own right, Colombo also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Hatton and set some time aside to explore the Colombo. Dotted with places like Independence Square, Galle Face Green, Seema Malaka; it will definitely be a good idea. To explore Hatton, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!
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Facts and Stats for Hatton*
Cost for Essentials in Hatton
Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hatton
Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.02 USD
International Movie per seat 3.47 USD
Summer clothing in a chain store 12.62 USD
Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 26.28 USD
Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 24.18 USD
*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced and subjected to change without notice.