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Heritage Nature Reserve

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Coastal Road, Domaine de Bel Ombre, Bel Ombre, Mauritius
+230 202 6660
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Great trip with host Daren

We did the quad bike tour around the park with Daren, who took care of us and was a very good and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
impreza18blue
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Quad biking

We spent two hours quad biking through the reserve and it was amazing. The views are stunning... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
whittlelisaj
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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The mountainous topography of Heritage Nature Reserve (ex Frederica Nature Reserve) offers breath taking views, vast plains where stags parade majestically, impressive waterfalls and intact natural beauty. The scenery is overwhelming and can be discovered through several activities: quad biking, buggy, safari 4x4 and trekking. We have two sessions per day: Morning 9h00 Afternoon 13h00
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  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great fun” (30 reviews)
“quad bikes” (29 reviews)
“wild boar” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Coastal Road, Domaine de Bel Ombre, Bel Ombre, Mauritius
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+230 202 6660
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"great fun"
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"quad bikes"
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"wild boar"
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"double quad"
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"great guide"
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"saw deer"
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"test drive"
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"take photos"
in 8 reviews
"great couple of hours"
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"sugar cane"
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"discovery trail"
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"great afternoon"
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"top tip"
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"buggy ride"
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"beautiful reserve"
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"professional photographer"
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"natural waterfall"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We did the quad bike tour around the park with Daren, who took care of us and was a very good and knowledgable guide. During the tour we were able to see a lot of wildlife, including herds of deer and lots the wonderfully colourful...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two hours quad biking through the reserve and it was amazing. The views are stunning, and the trip to the waterfall simply wonderful. Our guide was excellent and very knowledgable. Our best day in Mauritius by a mile.

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Reviewed January 27, 2018

For anyone staying in the Bel Ombre area of Mauritius I would recommend taking the Quad bike or buggy excursion at the Heritage Nature Reserve. The reserve has some stunning view points, a hidden waterfall in the forest that our guide took us to for...More

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Reviewed January 27, 2018

went there with a few colleagues. amazing place. guide was amazing,showed the whole place around.Quad biking was fun, recommended.

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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Well I forced my wife to do something different on our trip to Mauritius which was a bit out our our comfort zones. I had ridden a quad bike many many years ago on a corporate date out around a field. This was different and...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

Went on jeep driven by ourselves, following guide it was so much fun up the Nature Reserve the Guide was very clear and showed us around the reserve,he took photos for us we have a Lovely pic of waterfall ,Definitely a must todo only 5mins...More

1  Thank Charlotte B
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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Quad biking here is a must. It was a brilliant experience. The guide was great fun, slowing down to show is the animals and sights worth seeing, but opening up on the quad bikes where possible. Getting off to go for a swim in the...More

Thank Laura O
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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Our expectations were modest when we opted to include quad biking as part of our itinerary. This has to be one of the most scenic quad biking tour we have done. You are effectively in a huge nature reserve and sugar cane farm. The route...More

1  Thank CBarut
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

The beach at Bel Ombre is absolutely stunning. we were taken by the tide a bit but that only made the experience more exciting.

Thank AndyLawler
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Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

On our 10 day stay on Mauritius (flic en flac area), this quad bike ride was on our bucket list. We don't regret. After some instruction on the handeling of the quad, we practiced two rounds on an artificial track. After that we headed through...More

1  Thank globetravelerNL
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Nikhil P
February 7, 2018|
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Response from Phiish | Reviewed this property |
hi not sure if they let you off on your own. I think the tour cost about £100 per person and was well worth it. Our guide Oliver was excellent and we where in a small group and well looked after. No changing facilities at... More
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Nikhil P
February 6, 2018|
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Response from annak1973 | Reviewed this property |
It can go slightly deep towards the middle but you can just get in and stay nearer the bank , I chose just to dip my feet while my girls were swimming . I am sure you can get in .
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Daniel R
October 23, 2017|
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Response from OGKJH | Reviewed this property |
this is not a suitable environment for a child that young. Slippery underfoot and dense forrest. Plus if you go on the guided tour it may be too bumpy for the child if you are in the 4 or 10 seater. you would be better... More
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