We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Sans Soucis Rd, Mahe Island, Seychelles
Phone Number: +248 37 82 21

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 85 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 6
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
very fast presentation

it's very nice place, nice view. But I think the presentation was only about 2-5 minutes and it was not too much. They don't have a lot for view. But if you have way around you... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Oliver K
,
Prievidza
Add Photo Write a Review

85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 38: English reviews
Prievidza
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it's very nice place, nice view. But I think the presentation was only about 2-5 minutes and it was not too much. They don't have a lot for view. But if you have way around you have to see it. I saw first time machines for sorting tea and also how they pack the tea

Helpful?
Thank Oliver K
Hyderabad, India
Level Contributor
32 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

Visit if you like tea and are interested in knowing about processing of tea. There is a guided tour costing just SCR 25 (USD 2) per head, where the guide will give you complete details of various stages of processing of tea, starting from tea leaves to packaged tea. You get to see the machinery and finally you end up... More 

Helpful?
Thank rashmiambuj
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Very good view. It is a little bit interesting. Nice to walk around with children. It is a place to visit for 30- 40 minutes maximum.

Helpful?
Thank Alexandr G
Sacramento, California
Level Contributor
31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

It's worth a stop on the trip if you rented a car for the day. It has a couple of great views of the other side of the island and the tea is very inexpensive and makes a great gift from the islands!

Helpful?
Thank Troy W
Mumbai, India
Level Contributor
119 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

The drive to the Tea factory is simply awesome, through dense jungles and uphill drive. Although there isn't much to see inside the tea factory, other than few ladies packing tea, its was a wonderful place for us as we managed to buy a huge selection of varied flavored tea & white tea. The views from the tea factory are... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank AvijitSen
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Level Contributor
63 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

If you're taking that road to get to the west side of the island, by all means stop by, but I wouldn't recommend making a special trip to get there. There's the one scenic view, and a simple tour of their tea production.

Helpful?
1 Thank Ken A
Mauritius
Level Contributor
178 reviews
87 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

this place is located on the hills, within 20mins from Victoria city center and climbing up by car might not always be comfortable; however, it offers a magnificent view of the ocean.

Helpful?
1 Thank Shezaad
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

I was able to get some of the best shots here. Morne Blanc ended up being too foggy at the top. The tea factory itself is nothing special. However I highly recommend stopping by if only for the views.

Helpful?
1 Thank Nik N
Aarschot, Belgium
Level Contributor
54 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

We stopped by this place on our drive through the Island. We didnt take the tour because the factory seemed quite small. However there is a great view of the western side of the island and just that is worth stopping by. There also is a small shop where you can buy local tea and you don't have to take... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Andy C
Nairobi, Kenya
Level Contributor
16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Good to visit and get a taste of the tea. There are amazing views and you can take a trip into the factory! Buy the tea to take with you too...

Helpful?
1 Thank Fresh O

Travelers who viewed Tea Factory also viewed

 

Been to Tea Factory? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Tea Factory staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?