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Port Louis Race track

Port Louis, Mauritius
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Ranked #3 of 16 Attractions in Port Louis
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Went for a day at races got taxi there man at gate very helpful then after race 3 the man came and found us took us to the paddocks and to meet the general manager who invited us to his box with his family where we was given food and beer and treated very well , huge big THANKYOU to... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

Fantastic atmosphere within a breath taking setting-would recommend to race goers or non race goers alike!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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90 reviews 90 reviews
8 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

If you are looking for something different and enjoy the races, try this. The races are very well organized to a high international standard. Try and book a package from your hotel and get a place in a box, it is worth it.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Loved the huge trees and ambience inside the track. Outside the masses around the tote building was a bit overwhelming for a first time visitor. Otherwise very interesting with great views from top level in the stand.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

An easily accessible race track which is used, when there's no horse racing, as the local driving instruction area. Worth a look, but not very exciting.

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Port Louis, Mauritius
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14 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Race Track is at Champ de Mars, Port Louis. Good place to go with family. Race during weekend only. One can bet and play on horses of their choice. Great variety of food. Great entertainment but very crowdy place. Today, the Champ de Mars attracts thousands of people on each racing day during the racing season from late March to... More

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Long Mountain
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5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Great place to be during a race week-end with a great atmosphere, be it in the officiale lodge or in the lawn as people call it. Great variety of local food. And of course betting

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

great entertainment. had a great day out at the crowne lodge at port louis races on 17/5/2014.would really recommend

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

One of the remnants of colonial times, its one of the oldest in the world. The guide said they still organize weekly races here. Thats all about it though!

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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

The Champs de Mars is one of the oldest race trace in the world which dates as far as the french colonisation of Mauritius. A must see.

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