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Port Louis Race track

#11 of 33 things to do in Port Louis Features Animals
Port Louis, Mauritius
+230 212 2212
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Modern port in an old world

Port Louis is alright. It's a glimpse of modern world in a place that's otherwise less than 3rd... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Refilwe M
via mobile

More than 200 years active activities in Mauritius, each Saturdays in the period season, you will... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Port Louis, Mauritius
+230 212 2212

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Port Louis is alright. It's a glimpse of modern world in a place that's otherwise less than 3rd world. There's a give of activities there, with youth out in numbers to enjoy the weekend with friends. Take an opportunity to visit the market across the...More

Thank Refilwe M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

More than 200 years active activities in Mauritius, each Saturdays in the period season, you will be able to assist the race day ! In December (if ever you are here), dont miss the 2 days of international day

Thank yVa-Go
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will really enjoy a day at this race track. Location is easy to get to. A fun day, lot of photos too.

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

It was my first time at a derby. Was an interesting experience and there were lots of locals placing bets along with the posh crowd. Lots and lots of good views all around !!

Thank Harmik Singh S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

First time at the hoses so difficult to comment objectively.Very inexpensive admission prices and all women are admitted free of charge. Had a good afternoon out and backed a few winners. Very slow queues when collecting winnings however and restricted food selection. Very picturesque venue...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Champ de Mars is the best non-tourist event on Mauritius! Entry for adult males is RP200 and free for adult females. On entering the race course my wife and I were met by a gentleman who explained what we would find and some precautions about...More

1  Thank Billytf
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Racecourse is more for punters. For tourists, it is only a green ring with parking in the middle. Best view is from Citadel.

Thank sandeepsangeeta
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Port Louis Race track, also known as Champ de Mars, is the Oldest racecourse in the southern hemisphere with more than 200 years of existence. Every year from around April to December the racing season is organised by the Mauritius Turf Club. If the club...More

Thank ym
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Port Louis race track known as "CHAMP DE MARS", very cool nice place for horse betting during the season, normally the horse race season start in the month of March and in December. In morning & afternoon you can go for jogging.

Thank Yasin M
Reviewed 27 December 2016

It was shows to us by guide in bus itself. According to her they are celebrating Independence day here. Gambling is legal here. We saw view from the fort also. Dr jain

Thank dedacain
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Questions & Answers
26 November 2016|
Response from David E | Reviewed this property |
Yes final race is early December
Bryan J
20 February 2016|
Response from Alick R | Reviewed this property |
As far as I am aware race days are every Saturday.If the weather is hot make sure you go in the VIP as there is virtually no shade in the middle of the course(plus you are really well looked after by Jacques and the team).