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Horton Thenna

The Horton Plain is also in Nuwara Eliya, which is the largest and highest plain in Sri Lanka, and situated 7200 feet above the sea level. This is a tropical rain forest, and also a sanctuary. In this place has a very rich biodiversity. The endemic birds and animals live in this habitat. The stag is found everywhere. The Leopard, Wild boar and many other animals with Magpie, Jungle fowl and many more birds can be seen. There is a marvelous natural creation is cold the world’s end, that means the slope is very deep and always covered with mist. This grassy land was found by the Sir Robert Horton, when this place was governed the British.

 

 

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