Lipton’s seat is on found in Dambatenna, in the hills of poonagala found in the haputale mountain range. To reach the seat you will have to hike 7km up the mountain, the climb will take you around two and half hours.
Liptons seat is one of Sri lanka’s amazing viewpoints, with views of several provinces including Uva, Sabaragamuwa and Central. The seat gained fame after the late Sir Thomas Lipton, after whom the seat is named. This was the location where the scottish tea baron used to sit and survery his growing empire.