Mauritius: Tea, Rum and Vanilla Route with Lunch and Pickup

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The Tea, Rum and Vanilla Route is a unique and charming excursion combining history, culture and gastronomy. This itinerary allows you to discover the worlds of tea, sugar, rum and vanilla.

Highlights

  • Unique excursion combining history, culture and gastronomy.
  • Embark on a guided tour of historic tea and sugar cane plantations
  • Learn about tea, rum, vanilla and sugar manufacturing processes
  • Enjoy a delicious 3-course lunch
  • Visit Bois Cheri factory, the biggest tea manufacturer in Mauritius

Description

This itinerary going through Le Domaine des Aubineaux, Le Domaine de Bois Chéri and Le Domaine de Saint Aubin allows you to discover the worlds of tea, sugar, rum and vanilla As part of the visit of Bois Cheri, you will be able to discover the below process and history: A guide will lead you through the factory where you will be amazed by the production process of the tea. You will uncover the old machines related to tea production, tea services from the 19th century, photos, tables and documents introducing the knowledge of several different infusions. Have a walk in the tea plantation and witness the great panoramic view of the south of the island whilst learning about the history, stories and tales of the Bois Chéri along with the importance of tea productions in Mauritius. Tea Tasting - Do not miss the chance to taste the different flavors of tea with the delicious biscuits at the chalet. It is highly recommended that you end your tour with a lunch. Dine in a serene setting at Le Bois Cheri Restaurant with an appetising 3-course lunch. Included: 1. Le Domaine des Aubineaux -The Colonial mansion museum built in 1872 - Walk across Le Parc Floral du Domaine des Aubineaux & La Maison des Essences -La Boutique du Domaine des Aubineaux 2. Le Domaine de Bois Chéri -The tea factory of Bois Chéri -The Musuemo f Bois Chéri - Tea tasting at Le Chalet du Domaine de Bois Chéri 3. Le Domaine de Saint Aubin -Le Moulin du Domaine de Saint Aubin -La Vieille Cheminée du Domaine de Saint Aubin -La Boutique du Domaine de Saint Aubin -La Maison de la Vanille -La Serre d’Anthuriums du Domaine de Saint Aubin -Le Jardin des Epices du Domaine de Saint Aubin -Le Jardin Botanique du Domaine de Saint Aubin -Le Grenier du Domaine de Saint Aubin -La Maison du Rhum with rum tasting A meal is included. It is a full day excursion.

Includes

Pickup and drop-off from selected hotels Entrance fees A guided tour Visit to the tea plantation Tea tasting Rum tasting 3-Course lunch

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