Overview
Awaken your five senses as you discover the making of teas, rum & vanilla... You will visit the “Domaine des Aubineaux”, a colonial house built in 1872, in a lush garden in the high lands and which used to the the house of the owners of a main tea plantation. The tour will continue to Bois Chéri tea factory. Walk through the process of tea making and visit the museum. You will also enjoy the different variety of teas produced at the chalet with a panorama overlooking a pond and the south of the island. You will then move further South to Saint Aubin, built in 1819, this colonial house has been converted into a table d’hôte where Mauritian lunch will be served. In the garden, you have the typical rum distillery to see with possibility of tasting, the vanilla & anthurium flower greenhouse and the vanilla house allowing you to buy some of this exquisite spice Activity Time- 09h00 to 16h00 (For all hotels from the north & east pick up time will be at 08:30). Monday to Saturday, Factory opens on Wednesday , during winter & Monday to Friday during summer

Program Type

Escorted Experience

Vehicle Type for Touring

Car or Small Van AC

Detailed Itinerary

10h00 to 10h45 - Domaine les Aubineaux
11h15 to 12h30 – Bois Cheri tea factory & museum and tea tasting at the Chalet
13h00 to 15h30 - Lunch at Saint Aubin followed by the visit of the rum distillery, the
garden, the vanilla & anthurium flower greenhouse and the vanilla house

Inclusions

Transportation
Lunch

Notes

Lunch Menu
St Aubin table d’hôte
Starter: Palm heart salad with smoked marlin & vegetable salad bar
Main course: Chicken Vanilla sauce or Grilled Dorado with butter lemon sauce or
Vegetables Kofta in red sauce. Served with steamed rice, lentils and pickles
Dessert: Caramelized banana with a toffee sauce & vanilla ice-cream
Drinks: Welcome ice-tea & water during lunch

Trip Highlights

Domaine les Aubineaux - Bois Cheri tea factory -Saint Aubin

Departure Period
01 Oct, 2022 to 30 Sep, 2023

Per Person
AUD 282 P P twin share
AVAILABLE

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