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Le Jardin Du Roi Spice Garden

Domaine de L'enfoncement | Anse Royale, Mahe, Mahe Island, Seychelles
+248 4 371 313
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“steep hill” (7 reviews)
“fresh spices” (4 reviews)
“gift shop” (7 reviews)
Domaine de L'enfoncement | Anse Royale, Mahe, Mahe Island, Seychelles
+248 4 371 313
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

We bought tix for a visit through their spice plantation which was fun but hot. Make sure you spray some repellant because the "foresty" parts seem to mosquitoes or some kind of tiny biting insects. Food was fresh and excellent. Loved their sorbet-like home-made mint...More

Thank MamboMumbai
Reviewed 19 April 2016

The garden is very well maintained. It has a long history dating back to the French and British colonial period. Interesting collection of spices. There is a tortoise enclosure as well. Must visit for nature/spice lovers. Views from the top are amazing. It rained a...More

1  Thank rashmiambuj
Reviewed 18 April 2016

We visited Jardin Du Roi in April. we were on foot, so getting there involved climbing an extremely steep hill for about 1.5km! By the time we got to the top, we were exhausted. We walked the gardens, saw some indigenous plants,including the Coco de...More

Thank Rini1313
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Garden is part of former plantation. Visitors (entry ticket approx 100 SR for adults , kids half ) receive a well-documented guide leaflet for the walk . From cinnamon to coco-de-mer, jackfruit to pepper : a real garden-like spice garden that's easy to walk -...More

Thank NLxpat
Reviewed 30 March 2016

You can see many interesting specimens of plants. Free access to the plants. Informative, but a little expensive tickets.

Thank 3008valentina6845
Reviewed 5 March 2016

An excellent trip - very detailed information on the plants, stunning views. Cafe overpriced but shop lovely. Would recommend!

1  Thank Happytravellerdeb
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Le Jardin du Roi is a historical important place, therefore the owners installed a small museum. The view on the top of that hill is breathtaking as well as the incredibble plantation of tropical fruits, vegetable and spices. On Sundays the restaurant serve a delicious...More

2  Thank YasminVetsch
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Full experience of granite forrest with all the plants you should see while being on Seychelles. Not a park type so much more appealing than botanical garden in Victoria. For me: number one on Mahe Island.

Thank Ania Z
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Although not easy to find - with car to get to . Well organized , very well kept garden where you can go alone and find everything in base of a very well structured map with latin/french/english names of plants. Good food to find in...More

1  Thank kaffefan
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Beautifull garden unfortunately the owner, an old english lady, with the age is tired of gardening and some part of the garden has to be replaced and need new cure.anyway the site is terrific.

1  Thank marimeri55
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22 March 2015|
Response from catztravelling |
By car it takes you about 15 mins
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