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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I saw this lake and temples from airplane when I become on Mauritius. Hindu people coming every day on this place. In lake is and water from holly river Ganga

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank EdinKrnic
Reviewed 5 days ago

The entire culture of India was at display at the Ganga Talao ... the statues, temple and the pond much neater and cleaner than the ones we find in India. What a positive energy.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Ashutosh A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An interesting spot, I visited on a Sunday so many locals there praying and paying respect. Was a very tranquil and spiritual place, a few monkeys around the place and it was nice to see families and a variety of festive colours, better than your...More

Date of experience: October 2019
3  Thank coffeerun_aus
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to skip it but our driver convinced us to visit the place. It is nice but nothing wow. If you are interested in Hindu culture then it is a place to go for sure, otherwise do not bother. It looked bit dated to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Carriad7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best hindu temple in the Mauritius. There is a river touching the temple with small fishes touching one's feet. There r shrines of many hindu gods and the place is really religious. A must visit site in Mauritius

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank heerashankar
Reviewed October 7, 2019

If you have the chance to go there, i would definately reccommend it. You don't have to book a tour to get there, there are soo many parking lots at the location and the drive there is very scenic (from Black River). Just consider that...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank flowerkami
Reviewed October 2, 2019 via mobile

Amazing Hindu experience. Not the most fancy Hindu Temple from the outside, but has a special air about the place and all the Beautifull statues around with sacrificial offerings, makes it unique. It is a Big place surrounding the sacred Lake, where you are more...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Heidi2628
Reviewed September 29, 2019

Wow ! We stumbled across this almost my accident , very memorable, a must see for all faiths and atheists alike. The glorious statues are mind blowing and very humbling.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank shep7980
Reviewed September 23, 2019

Ganga Talao and the surrounding temples is a significant religious site in Mauritius. I was lucky enough to visit on a festival day, Ganesh Chaturthi, so the temples and lake were full of life and colour with people chanting and worshiping and making offerings to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank H75travel
Reviewed September 23, 2019

We went to see Grand Basin this year and it was truly fantastic place! You can see a lot of colourful monuments, also there are small boards with information about gods. The main temple is just beautiful, the music is addictive. If you are lucky,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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sandeep k
January 7, 2019|
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Response from Emmajrk | Reviewed this property |
We booked a taxi who drive us round for the day. Best thing is there locals so are like a tour guide
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Bibi B
January 27, 2018|
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Response from Ishara S | Reviewed this property |
It is in Mauritius, hopefully and upgrade is done before you get there
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Any amount you feel can be given as donation. You can also donate some fruits and inscent sticks also.
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