Welcome to Kolukkumalai!

Kolukkumalai is the world’s highest elevation tea plantation at 7900 feet msl. Kolukkumalai is without argument one of the world’s most beautiful scenic destinations. Started in the early 1900s the estate produces tea using the orthodox method in the time-tested tea factory.

Why Kolukkumalai Tea?

No pesticide and No chemical fertilizer used
Tea plants grow slower due to high altitude.
Higher altitude, greater the quality tea.
30% plants are old colonial planted low yielding china variety Tea plants but rich tasting Tea.
Vintage orthodox manufacturing process for high quality low productivity.
Extreme steep terrains and extreme wind conditions are challenging to our workers.
Healthy Tea grows in pure energizing pollutant-free air.
Enjoy the rich flavor.


World 's Highest Elevation Tea Plantation

Explore Our Tour Packages

From Sunrise Tours to hiking and camping packages, Kolukkumalai offers an amazing adventure for anyone regardless of age. Be sure to book your trip ahead of time as we book up quickly.

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Buy our Tea

Kolukkumalai only manufactures the highest-quality tea using orthodox machines that require significant labor and result in smaller yields. One sip of our tea and you will see why Kolukkumalai tea is the best in the world.

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