Zistwar Dité - Experience Tea Plucking in Mauritius
Le Domaine de Bois Chéri, located on the highlands in the southern part of the island of Mauritius, at nearly 500 metres above sea level, offers ideal climatic conditions for the cultivation of tea. Follow the footsteps of the tea pickers across the fields of the most ancient tea plantation in Mauritius and experience the traditional ways of tea picking.
Come and discover the different steps of the tea making process. The tea tasting will be at Le Chalet du Domaine de Bois Chéri, overlooking Le Lac des Cygnes du Domaine de Bois Chéri with a panoramic view on the southeast coast of our island.
Upon arrival at the plantation, the group will start tea picking for approximately 20 minutes.
Once the tea picking is done, we will go to L’Usine de Thé de Bois Chéri where all the baskets will be weighed and the tea leaves verified.
You will then discover the various steps involved in the making of the tea from the raw material to the finished good.
Strong with this knowledge, you will then taste the various teas of Bois Chéri, in a magnificent environment overlooking Le Lac des Cygnes du Domaine de Bois Chéri.
Lunch will then be served at Le Bois Chéri Restaurant.
A unique and immersive experience in a peaceful environment!
Tea Plucking - History of tea
The history of Bois Chéri tea
Detailed explanations on the tea picking
Handing over of the baskets
- Price description and maximum participants:
53 Euro per. Adult
27 Euro per. Child (5-12 years)
- Included in the price:
Breakfast + Tea Plucking +Tea Tasting + Lunch
- Menu for Breakfast:
Beverage Package: Bois Chéri tea, Fruit Juice, Orchéri
- Menu for Lunch:
Bois Chéri Iced Tea
Starter: Green Salad with a tea dressing
Chicken in a Bois Chéri green tea sauce
or Grilled fish in a butter lemon sauce
or Vegetables kofta
Accompanied with Parsley rice, Lentils, Tomato Chutney
Dessert: Flambeed Banana and Vanilla ice cream
Beverage Package: Water
- Opening days for activity:
Available every day except Sundays and Public holidays
- Start time, end time and duration:
Generally, a half day excursion (from 9 AM to 2 PM)
- Location and/or meeting point/finishing point:
Le Domaine de Bois Chéri – Located Bois Chéri
- Transport to location:
- Reservation policy:
Booking 24 hours in advance.
- Cancellation Policy:
In case of no show, without giving a prior notice of 48 hours, the full amount will be claimed.