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Port Louis Race track

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Address: Port Louis, Mauritius
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Treat to watch

It was really a treat to watch the 2nd oldest race course in the world,from the fort,on a no racing day.Enjoyed the little details from my binoculars and clicked a few shots too.I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 22, 2015
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sirsa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

It was really a treat to watch the 2nd oldest race course in the world,from the fort,on a no racing day.Enjoyed the little details from my binoculars and clicked a few shots too.I can well imagine the excitement of the racing day.All must see even without race.

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Amritsar, India
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27 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

there were no races going on when we visited the city. We saw the race course from the top of the Citadel Fort, and it presented a nice view

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York, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

What a treat!! We booked a private box and enjoyed brilliant service...ohhh and got 5 winners. Great family or couples day!!!!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

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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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

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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148 reviews 148 reviews
26 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 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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Mauritius
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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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54 reviews 54 reviews
20 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 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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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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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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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