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L'Aventure du Sucre

Beau Plan, Pamplemousses, Mauritius 21001
+230 243 7900
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At the doorstep of the historical village of Pamplemousses, within the Beau Plan estate, an old sugar factory houses a cultural, recreational and gourmet experience; it recalls the adventure of sugar which has left a profound impression on the history and identity of Mauritius. L'Aventure du Sucre invites you to a superb and interactive tour along the pathways of history and into the heart of Mauritius and its cultures. You will explore the memories of an era that will never stop travelling your mind. Each episode, each anecdote unveils the magic world of sugar. The tour is at the same time amazing, mesmerizing and enriching. L'Aventure du Sucre keeps the best to last : the tasting of the best of the Mauritian sugar industry, 12 unrefined natural sugars kept for export and having their own colour, texture and taste. You will also taste 9 New Grove rums which is the outcome of a meticulous manufacturing process. A shaded and charming restaurant greets the visitor with a sophisticated cuisine that brings together the savours of the island. These gourmet temptations are followed by a succession of homemade desserts made with natural sugars sists of an eco-museum, a boutique and a restaurant. Opening hours : 9am - 5pm.Seven days a week except on 24, 25, 26 and 31 December and 1 and 2 January.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (26 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Beau Plan, Pamplemousses, Mauritius 21001
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My first time at a sugar factory but I need to say the visit was fun and very informative But again I highly recommend to have a guide to take you around A lot to see and wasn't expecting to see so much and they...More

Thank themanthemyth1688
Reviewed 3 days ago

L'Aventure du Sucre is near the "Jardin de Pamplemousses" or SSR Botanical Garden. Can do a combined visit. Consists of the Sugar Museum which is an old renovated sugar factory. Very interesting as it gives one an overview of the history of the sugar industry...More

Thank 399antoinek
Violaine C, Responsable réception at L'Aventure du Sucre, responded to this reviewResponded today

Greetings from l'Aventure du Sucre. We are pleased that you enjoyed your experience on the three entities of our site namely museum, boutik and restaurant. We are grateful for your kind sharing and recommendation. Looking forward to welcoming you again on a next trip to...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

You tour what had been a sugar refinery. It has extensive notes about the history and you can see the old equipment that was used. If you love historical details, this is your place. If not, this still may be given the rum tasting room...More

Thank Doug B
Violaine C, Responsable réception at L'Aventure du Sucre, responded to this reviewResponded today

We thank you for your feedback of your visit. Visiting our exhibition, in the reconverted hundred year old factory is in fact a special opportunity for curious visitors to learn about the rich history of our people and understand better our culture, intimately linked to...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The factory offers a free tour for up to 10 people at 10.30am and 2.30pm Monday to Thursday, and at 2.30pm only on Fridays. We arrived at 2.25pm by chance and are so pleased we did. We had an excellent guide called Devina who showed...More

Thank AJLEngland
Violaine C, Responsable réception at L'Aventure du Sucre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Greetings from l'Aventure du Sucre, We thank you for your feedback on your guided visit which is always a pleasure for our staff to share with visitors. We are pleased that you made a nice experience with Devina and thank you for your kind recommendation....More

Reviewed 6 days ago

A well planned, well chalked out non-guided tour which was very informative and interesting! Some bits gave us goosies! What we loved - the smell and atmosphere inside the old factory helps you recreate the past in your mind. The sugar tasting was yummy. The...More

Thank Vichita K
Violaine C, Responsable réception at L'Aventure du Sucre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Greetings from l'Aventure du Sucre Thank you for your wonderful feedback both at the museum and at the Boutik with our dedicated staff. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the experience which will be a sweet memory of your visit at l'Aventure du Sucre....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

you can walk around the gardens and dine at their restaurant click a few pictures and return because the entry ticket and the information that follows the tour is really not worth it at all you can skip it and thank me for that !More

1  Thank priyanka t
Violaine C, Responsable réception at L'Aventure du Sucre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Madam, We thank you for that. Our team of 60 people is working 7/7 to offer the most enjoyable experience for our visitors and we are pleased that you appreciated our restaurant and our beautiful tropical gardens. Visiting our exhibition, in the reconverted hundred...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice place because it combines history of Mauritius, history of sugar production and tasting of sugars, marmelades ans rhums !

Thank laurencejulienfr
Violaine C, Responsable réception at L'Aventure du Sucre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind appreciation of the site with its various tastings. We are so pleased that you had a nice experience. Looking forward to welcoming back during a next trip. Warm regards from our team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of info about the beginnings of the sugar industry. my niece loved the interactive games and questions. The shop has great products too. Definitely something to do on your trip. The restaurant is amazing.More

Thank Virginie O
Violaine C, Responsable réception at L'Aventure du Sucre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind feedback of your visit of our site and we are very pleased that you had a nice experience on the three entities (museum, boutik and restaurant). Thanking you for your nice recommendation and looking forward to welcoming you back during...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very nice time at the Museum, though it is a lot to take in for sure. They made sure just about anything and everything about the Islands history and connection to Sugar etc. is recorded. Very very interesting. The gift shop with...More

Thank Sonja E
Violaine C, Responsable réception at L'Aventure du Sucre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive feedback on all the entities of the site (Museum, Boutik and Restaurant). We are so pleased that you enjoyed the history at the museum, the tasting of a variety of products at the Boutik and your dining experience at the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum uses different kind of media (text/fotos in E and F as well as films as well as displays the whole sugar production process with 1:1 size exhibits for most of it's processing steps. All very well done - we stayed 3 hours -...More

Thank Claudia_Travelspot
Violaine C, Responsable réception at L'Aventure du Sucre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning, Thank you very much for your nice appreciation of our site which in fact can suit all kinds of visitors (students, children, families, university students, technicians and researchers) and we are pleased that you enjoyed the contents of history and sugar which are...More

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Emily G
16 June 2016|
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Response from meg895 | Reviewed this property |
The bus doesn't go directly to the entrance. You'd need to take a bus to the Pamplemousses roundabout and walk to it from there. That would take no more than 10 minutes.
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marmitel0ver
21 September 2015|
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Response from steven_carpenter | Reviewed this property |
It is not a hotel. Regarding taxis it should not cost more Than 2000rs which is the max price to where I live the furthest distance grand gaube. Negotiate.
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