Visit of Vallée de Ferney
|Operating Hours||09:30 - 17:00|
|Operating Days||All Days|
|Activity Time||09:30 - 14:30|
|Transportation||Offered as Supplement|
|Comment||Note: Please note that this is a guided tour. A compulsory Guide is provided free of charge. Activity Time: 09:30, 11:30, 13:30 and 14:30|
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Visit of Vallée de Ferney - Overview
Exploring La Vallée de Ferney means more than just to take a ramble; it provides an unforgettable experience in a unique place, where you can discover the breathtaking flora and fauna of Mauritius.
When you visit La Vallée de Ferney, what strikes you from the start is the hilly landscapes of the site’s green and wooded hills. Sloping fields and pastures covered with green and open grass, and lush forests share the territory of this exotic valley with perfect harmony. Enjoy a beautiful moment touring a nature reserve on the paradise island with your friends and family.
Highlights of this visit:
- Visit La Vallée de Ferney, the excellent spot to discover the flora and fauna of Mauritius
- Enjoy quality time by yourself or with your friends and family
- Best opportunity to admire indigenous plant species
- Spot rare endemic birds including the Mauritius Kestrel, the only bird of prey on the island
- An ideal excursion for wildlife and nature lovers
Visit of La Vallée de Ferney - Inclusions:
- Entrance ticket to the valley
- Enriching guided tour accompanied by a warm and friendly guide
- Hiking circuits and nature trails
- Access to the indigenous biodiversity of Mauritius
Transport is available for an additional supplement which will include pick up and drop off from any hotel / place of accommodation in Mauritius.
You can choose from a selection of vehicles types:
All drivers speak fluent English and French (Upon special request we can organize drivers who speak additional languages). The drivers, citizens of Mauritius, will be happy to provide you with information about Mauritius and each of its sights.
All drivers are very professional, time efficient and friendly. There is high emphasis on being always on time and providing reliable devoted service to customers.
Vieux Grand Port, South East Coast
|Operational Days :||This visit is offered every day|
|Activity Time:||09h30, 11h30, 13h30 and 14h30|
About the Visit of Vallée de Ferney
La Vallée de Ferney, a forest and wildlife reserve, is an excellent spot to discover the flora and fauna of Mauritius and enjoy quality time by yourself or with your friends and family in a highly serene setting.
The 200-hectare nature sanctuary is located in the north of Mahébourg in Grand Port District. Discover La Vallée de Ferney at your ease by following the guidelines through a 3km track that winds through the native forest.
Immerse yourself in the wonders of La Vallée de Ferney with an unmissable guided tour for nature enthusiasts. Accompanied by expert guides brimming with passion, you'll have the unique opportunity to encounter iconic species like the Kestrel, the enchanting Pink Pigeon, and the magnificent Mauritian Parakeet. Prepare to expand your knowledge as the guides impart their wisdom, teaching you to identify indigenous treasures such as Ebony, Eugenia bojeri, Takamaka, and a myriad of other captivating species that call this pristine landscape their home. Get ready for an educational and awe-inspiring journey through nature's hidden gems.
You will be captivated by the breathtaking beauty and rich biodiversity of La Vallée de Ferney, a remarkable conservation zone in Mauritius that should not be overlooked. Immerse yourself in the exploration of unique natural habitats and ecosystems, unveiling the hidden gems of the island's exceptional biodiversity. As you embark on this memorable tour, be ready to encounter an array of fascinating wildlife and be amazed by the intricate web of life that thrives here.
Beyond the enthralling flora and fauna, La Vallée de Ferney also treats you to picturesque vistas that will leave you in awe. Marvel at the panoramic views of the surrounding landscape, where lush greenery meets the azure skies, creating a scene straight out of paradise. Whether you are a lover of wildlife or simply in love with the wonders of nature, this tour in the Conservation Zone promises an exceptional tour that will leave an indelible mark on your heart.
Every step will deepen your appreciation for the Mauritian biodiversity and ignite a profound connection with the natural world. La Vallée de Ferney awaits, ready to reveal its secrets and offer you an extraordinary experience amidst its stunning beauty.
About La Vallée de Ferney
Nestled within the precious remaining 2% of native forests in Mauritius, La Vallée de Ferney stands as a sanctuary of utmost significance. Spanning across a sprawling 200 hectares, this remarkable conservation zone plays a vital role in the preservation of the island's dwindling endemic plants and birds. Year after year, diligent efforts are made to reintroduce these rare species, allowing them to flourish and reclaim their rightful place in the ecosystem.
One of the most iconic inhabitants of La Vallée de Ferney is the famous Kestrel bird. These unique and enchanting creatures have found a safe haven in Ferney. Beyond the Kestrels, La Vallée de Ferney offers a tapestry of biodiversity that will leave nature enthusiasts enthralled.
La Vallée de Ferney serves as a beacon of hope in the face of ecological challenges, providing a haven for Mauritius' unique flora and fauna. It stands as a testament to the collective efforts to restore and preserve the island's natural heritage.
Sunscreen & mosquito repellent
- Level of difficulty: 3 out of 5
- The management reserves the right to cancel the activity in case of bad weather or unforeseen circumstances.
- Please note that this is a guided tour and that the presence of a professional guide is mandatory. The services of the guide will be provided free of charge. To ensure a seamless experience, we strongly recommend that you book in advance.
|Visit of Vallée de Ferney|
|Price per Adult:||18 Euros|
|Price per Child (3 - 12):||9 Euros|
|Price per Infant (0 - 2):||Free of Charge|
Our guide gave us excellent information about the area, plants & animals. Great experience