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Parc Francois Leguat

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Anse Quitor, Mauritius
+230 832 8141
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You can pet a turtle and walk around an interesting cave

Francois Leguat Reserve is an amazing conservation project where they plant many endemic plants... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago

A must to visit when u in rodrigues. Kids will surely like the tortoise park and also the cave... read more

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“giant tortoises” (13 reviews)
“patate” (8 reviews)
“guided tour” (8 reviews)
Anse Quitor, Mauritius
+230 832 8141
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Francois Leguat Reserve is an amazing conservation project where they plant many endemic plants originally growing on Rodrigues. They take a great care of turtles and also of the cave. Really an inspirational place to visit. And you can even pet a turtle! As a...More

Thank Crazysexyfuntraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must to visit when u in rodrigues. Kids will surely like the tortoise park and also the cave exploration. Very educative and the best part is the walk through the cave.

Thank Dusoye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must visit. You walk with tortoises. Learnt a lot from the guide.Grande caverne is included; one can see the caves from near and the path used is better especially for elderly people.

Thank lovelyvidhee2002
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit. The guide was sympathetic and made the visit interesting. Lots of walking and the cavern is great to visit. However not recommended with babies. We had an awesome time there. Would also recommend the restaurant.

Thank Zashaba
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t really know what to expect, it’s location is near to the airport on an off track very bumpy road, this could use investment. When we got there it was very well turned out. 290 Rupees for a non resident to visit the sanctuary...More

Thank Nadina K
Reviewed November 13, 2017

It is a very well maintained reserve protecting tortoises. The guide was really knowledgeable and had a good sense of humour. The tour starts in the nursery of baby tortoises, then the visit continues in the reserve where you can touch the giant tortoises and...More

Thank Ashwin R
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Nice park and lots of tortoises, the best things is that you can walk around them instead of watching them in a cage.

Thank Dolores S
Reviewed October 28, 2017

While planning, you should know that you can only visit the tortoises and caves on a scheduled guided tour. Please note that after visiting the tortoises, you have the option of continuing on or not on the cave tour. Being so close to so many...More

1  Thank TealFC
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Great place to be visiting, Guide was very good and explained in details and answered all questions. a hidden valley from outside sight. very beautiful.

Thank Kong1077
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Nice visit with great guides. Great place to learn about the restoration of the ecosystem and to encounter the Giant tortoises

Thank Tabelle_11
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Lisa V
April 21, 2017|
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Response from VishDem | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Well I went via plane and it takes around 1.5 hrs from mauritius.
Mike J
April 10, 2017|
Response from Natalee2013 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is an admission fee.