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Port Louis Race track

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Address: Port Louis, Mauritius
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We came to water front just to visit around then someone told us there is a race, race, here? You do not expect that. Qualifiying started at 17:00 and finals around 21:00 I am not... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 November 2016
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Kozhikode, India
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3 of 5 bubbles 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

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Triolet
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

If you love horse racing, it is a must you go as it is only horse track in the island. You have plenty of food stores but beware, secure your wallet or smartphone and jewelries as pick-pockets are common.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We came to water front just to visit around then someone told us there is a race, race, here? You do not expect that. Qualifiying started at 17:00 and finals around 21:00 I am not sure is it like that every Saturday but man it was lots of fun. Thumbs up!!!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Beautiful place to visit... Nature beauty all together...awesome place...should visit once..exciting races to watch live....

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We had a fabulous day out at the races. It was very cheap to enter via the main gate and women go free. Once inside we were approached by a hospility manager who wanted to ensure our safety due to pick pockets in the area. Before we knew it he had taken us up to a box, right next to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I visited Port Louis racetrack every Saturday from September to the close season in December, Yes it is exciting to watch there are 8 races from about lunchtime to 430pm , please go to the stands to watch otherwise you will burn to a crisp outside. Everyone comes to Port Louis racetrack Rich and famous and the locals. Food is... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

It's a nice entertaining place to be. It's mostly races track for horses. In Saturday's there are mainly Horse racing very much popular in mauritius.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Great atmosphere. The crowd was good fun as you find in racecourses though-out the world. Great days racing although I always say that understanding the rules is the important thing and I did feel like I was on the back foot as I did not understand the form. Not the same as the UK.

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Holte, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Our friends bought a deal to a day in a VIP lounge at the race track. A fantastic experience with free drinks and snacks plus our own private betting opportunity. Of course we gambled and we lost some and we won some

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Pereybere
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Great way to see a different side of Mauritius. You have an opportunity to see Mauritius as it was a long time ago. People dress up in hats and are betting left and right. You don't have to bet a lot to be a part of this experience. You can visit the horses before the race and find your favourite.... More 

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