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Spiritual visit

A wonderful place as are all Hindu temples and a good place to slow down. The temple welcomes... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Melanie B
Woking, United Kingdom
A truly blissful experience in an amazing setup

Thanks to one of the blogs written by a non Hindu and other TripAdvisor reviews, we decided to... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2018
Ananth J
via mobile
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice location close to the sea and from a distance the ehite temple looks nice but when you get closer it is rather detoriated. Nice stop over if you are passing it on route but not worthwhile when you have to come from far.

Thank Ger E
Reviewed August 11, 2018

A wonderful place as are all Hindu temples and a good place to slow down. The temple welcomes visitors but you should bring an offering and/or make a donation. We wore long trousers and not shorts as a mark of respect. You will be expected...More

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Thanks to one of the blogs written by a non Hindu and other TripAdvisor reviews, we decided to visit this place. What a good decision we made to visit this place as it was in a breathtaking location surrounded by water and being a Hindu,...More

Thank Ananth J
Reviewed May 8, 2018

This is not very touristic spot. When we arrived there was nobody. It it modest Hindu Temple so very different from other temples which are built by Tamil Hindu. Location is very beautiful, place is very peaceful - try to find it!!

Thank krik78
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Hello nice place to go to visit....it better during the day..sometime the bridge is overflow with the sea water but it not dangerous...

Thank yassirt2018
Reviewed February 7, 2018

This temple houses one of the divine Jyotirlinga. A huge lake with beautifull surrounding is present in front of the Temple. Huge statues of Lord Shiva and Devi is present here. The place is quite windy and serene.

Thank Avin02
Reviewed January 23, 2018

When travelling back to our hotel from Flacq Market, our driver suggested visiting the temple. Thanks to a recently made causeway from the mainland the Holy Temple glistens in the morning sunshine straight ahead and seems to float on the waters edge. Local worshippers can...More

Thank Raffiella11
Reviewed November 9, 2017

A windy but rewarding trip to this great site. It was meditative and serene. Amazing to see all those fish in the lake. A great change of scene when on the Island. Watch the monkeys though...

Thank Aradhana B
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Thursday 28th September as part of our Colourful South Tour we visited Ganga Talao (Grand Bassin) - reviewed separately. This Temple is situated at the edge of the Lake. We were permitted to enter the Temple, once we removed our shoes. There were a number...More

1  Thank David D
Reviewed September 24, 2017

its very nice temple spot surrounded by sea water. the temple as such is not so nice as in singapore malaysia

Thank midasisma
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