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Overview
This excursion will give you the opportunity to discover the rare traditions, which still exist in the daily life of Mauritians. Start by visiting the capital's market, famous for its fruit and vegetable section; neat and colourful stalls with different vegetables, fruits and herbs. A cacophony, where the merchants try to attract your attention to the products. If you are curious, you can also see the herbal tea merchant, which according to him, can cure all types of pains. While you are there, go and see the part reserved for spices and souvenirs, extremely folkloric. In the market, you will take the opportunity to buy some ingredients to make the famous chatini coco, a condiment that you will taste during lunch. After Port Louis, you will go to the Eureka house, located in Moka. This beautiful colonial house is one of the few houses of this style that you can visit and experience our way of life. Before lunch on the porch, you will participate in the preparation of chatini coco, on the traditional curry-rock. At the end of the meal, a visit to the house is a must, to understand its historical importance and the anecdotes that make this place so unique Activity time- 09:00 to 17:00 Monday to Friday

Program Type

Escorted Experience

Vehicle Type for Touring

Car or Small Van AC

Detailed Itinerary

10h00 to 12h00 - Pedestrian Visit of Port Louis, market and time at leisure for some
shopping. Your driver will accompany you to buy coconut, mint and some chili for
the “satini coco” preparation at Eureka
12h30 to 14h30 – Preparation of the traditional “satini coco” and lunch at Eureka
Colonial House
Time to stroll around the garden and may be walk to the waterfalls
15h00 to 16h00 - Visit of the house of Eureka and stroll on the bank

Inclusions

Transportation
Lunch

Exclusions

Tips

Notes

Lunch Menu
Eureka table d’hôte:
Starter : Smoked marlin with salad
Main course : Dry beef curry served with pumpkin fricasseed, peanuts rougaille,
coconut chutney, rice, lentils, pickles
Dessert : Vanilla ice cream with grilled coconut
Drinks: Tea/Coffee

Departure Period
01 Sep, 2022 to 31 Aug, 2023

Per Person
AUD 286 P P twin share
AVAILABLE

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