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because of the view

nice place a specially because the location. the view from here is bellyful on the north side of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Itzik L
Tel Aviv, Israel
The inside line on tea

It was a surprise to find that tea is grown commercially in the Seychelles. You drive past the tea... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Sans Soucis Rd, Mahe Island, Seychelles
+248 37 82 21
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice place a specially because the location. the view from here is bellyful on the north side of Mahe. at the factory shop you can by a lot of different flavors of tea prices are good

1  Thank Itzik L
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

It was a surprise to find that tea is grown commercially in the Seychelles. You drive past the tea plantation on the way to the factory. Although the refreshment area is currently closed there is a factory tour plus the chance to purchase a range...More

Thank colinf296
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We went there today as it was rainy. It is a small factory with a small museum. We were allowed to watch the packaging of the tea bags. They also have a small shop to buy their products for rather cheap price. Last not least...More

Thank Stefan B
Reviewed September 30, 2018

The place is closed for renovations, so there is nothing to see there now. however if you park there and go up the road for about 200 meters, you can hike Morne Blanc, which is one of the summits of the national park. 45 min...More

Thank Renana P
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Do not go there if you don’t hire a car in bad weather or on a rainy day. It’s in the middle of nowhere!!!! You can take the 14th bus from the bus station, but after half an hour travelling on very steep and wild...More

Thank Szilvia S
Reviewed April 26, 2018

The tea factory was interesting to see but don't run out of your way to visit if you don't have time or are thinking of doing something else instead. The admission was cheap but takes about ten minutes to walk through everything. You are also...More

3  Thank kelciepres
Reviewed April 12, 2018

Just a few minutes drive from the Mission Lodge. Unfortunately the tea factory is closed till the end of May. We hung around the area though which was worth it due to the pretty views and serenity of surrounding nature.

2  Thank RoyalRidz
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

We drove down the very winding road after a visit to the Mission Lodge lookout. Feeling a little jittery from holding on tightly as we edged along, we were looking forward to a visit to the Tea Factory. However, it is closed for the next...More

2  Thank TravellingVolup
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

According to Google the factory is open and the gates are open as well. You can hear the people talking inside but nobody answers when you call. According to the neighbors the Tea factory is closed for a couple of months. Would have loved to...More

Thank AnetteE282
Reviewed December 28, 2017

Only open from Monday to Friday to tour the tea factory. The garden is open at weekends so you can see the views from the garden. The factory, however, is closed. Offers simple local tea in orange, mint ,lemon, vanilla and cinnamon flavours

Thank GordonW318
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Rokio R
July 27, 2018|
Response from kelciepres | Reviewed this property |
Monday to Friday from 800 to 1600
Namita L
May 29, 2017|
Response from Eric-S_USA | Reviewed this property |
No reservation needed for the tour. I was there in May. Tour is self guided. Not much to see. I would skip the tour. They do sell tea which is very good. The view of the coastline alone is worth the stop.