South East Full Day Tour

Our South East Tour covers Bois Cheri tea plantation and factory to learn more about the tea-making process, and to discover crocodiles and giant tortoises at La Vanille Crocodile Park and finally a visit at the St Aubin sugar estate to discover its colonial mansion and taste rums produced at a local distillery. Last but not least, we will end the day by enjoying panoramic views of Indian Ocean from Gris Gris coastlines.

Duration

  • 8 hours (full day)

Highlights

  • Visit Bois Cheri tea plantation and factory to learn more about the tea-making process
  • Discover crocodiles and giant tortoises at La Vanille Crocodile Park
  • Stop at the St Aubin sugar estate to discover its colonial mansion
  • Taste rums produced at a local distillery
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Indian Ocean from Gris Gris coastlines
Bois Cheri tea plantation and factory
  • Learn about the history of tea plantation and production in Mauritius through its museum
  • Taste a range of flavored teas, green teas and herbal teas
  • Enjoy the panoramic views of the south of the island from the tea plantation estate
Visit La Vanille Nature Park
  • Discover different species of animals, reptiles and plants in a beautiful valley with natural freshwater springs
  • See giant tortoises, pet and play with them
  • Watch hundreds of Nile crocodiles (including their feeding moments)
  • From the mini zoo, discover other mammals and reptiles including skinks, phelsumas (geckos), giant tortoises, bats, deer, mongooses, butterflies and coloured insects
Visit St Aubin House and have a traditional Mauritian lunch
  • Admire the magnificent colonial mansion dating from the 19th century. The building is a traditional Creole house with an iron sheeting roof resting on exposed timber beams, teak wood flooring and ancient furniture
  • Taste the complex and authentic rums made from artisanal and traditional distillery
  • For an additional fee, we can also arrange a traditional Mauritian lunch for you (includes cocktails and fritters, palm salad and smoked marlin or Creole or vanilla chicken)
Gris Gris Beach
  • Discover the stunning coastline of Gris Gris Beach
  • See waves crashing against rocks, cliffs and shoreline
  • Enjoy breathtaking sight of the rugged coast
  • Experience the sounds of strong wind and crashing waves
  • Bottle of water
  • Walking sneakers
  • Sunglasses
  • Light sweater
  • Hats or caps
  • Camera
  1. Fill out the booking form on the booking page with your specific details and we will email you within one hour with a personalized quote
  2. You can then review the quote and adjust the itinerary to best match your exact requirements
  3. Confirm your booking by replying back to receive a booking confirmation by email
  4. On the day of tour or activity, your driver will pick you up at your accommodation as specified in your booking
  5. Payment can be made in two ways:
    • On the day of the tour directly to the driver
    • Online via PayPal (in USD only)