Discover the history behind Mauritian tea, with an excursion that takes you beyond the beaten track. This divine drink is so much more than a simple beverage. It symbolises the heritage that formed the island’s modern way of life.
Your full-day tour begins with a personalised hotel pick-up, and the impressive Le Domaine des Aubineaux is your first stop. Roam through this splendid mansion museum. Uncover the secret story behind its owner. The journey continues at the Bois Cheri Tea Factory, where you will witness tea making and savour an exclusive tasting in the Chalet.
Resume the drive in your private transfer vehicle along the scenic tea estates. An authentic lunch in the colonial house at Saint Aubin follows. The setting here is elegant and the dishes sublime. Visit the sugar factory, vanilla house and artisanal rum house next, before ending the day with a final tea break at L’Antiquaire, amid a gorgeous selection of products and crafts presented by local artisans.