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12, Anthurium Avenue, Le Morne, Mauritius
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Infectious passion about their area

Between Alan and Gino (excuse the spelling), we had brilliant tours. They both were profoundly... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Emmanuel A
Best guide Alan

Our climb just finished. View on Indian Ocean from Le Morne Brabant (556 meters above sea) is... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
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12, Anthurium Avenue, Le Morne, Mauritius
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Between Alan and Gino (excuse the spelling), we had brilliant tours. They both were profoundly enthusiastic about le Morne and its history. They live and breathe the things that they are talking about and it makes this trip very special. As many reviews mention, the...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Our climb just finished. View on Indian Ocean from Le Morne Brabant (556 meters above sea) is really amazing. We were guided by charismatic and friendly quide Alan - I never experienced such a trip - full of the history, nature, talks and of course...More

Thank vlastaebringerova
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Alain was our guide with 1000 hikes under his belt. He was very informative and helpful - finding the leaves of the neem tree when a few of us were covered in mosquito bites and showing us how to rub them over our legs as...More

Thank cockneygirl
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

Myself and my husband hiked to the top with Allan on 30th December. We didn't really know what we were in for but boy were we grateful we had Allan as a guide! He is an expert and knows everything there is to know about...More

Thank Natalie S
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Haidilahiti, Manager at Local Spirit, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you so much Natalie and Matthew! It was an honour to guide you on Le Morne Mountain! Allan

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

My girlfriend and I hiked Le Morne Brabant Mountain with Alan and it was the best day of our holiday. The views are some of the best I have ever seen and we managed to get some absolutely fantastic photographs. Alan is a very knowledgeable...More

Thank ARG_1985
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Great tour, Alain makes you love the country even more. It's not only a hike, but you get to know local plants and little stories about the mountain and the island. The hike as such is tough as the second part it merely climbing, you...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We booked a guided hike up to le morne brabant mountain and it was a great experience. The hike was a bit exhausting but Allen did a great job to get us safely on top of the mountain. He also provides water and some snacks...More

Thank Julian P
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

My husband were in Mauritius for our honeymoon and wanted to do a fun hike. Our hotel recommended hiking Le Mourne. Teddy came to pick us up and we drove to the mountain. He is awesome and so knowledgeable. On the hike up he taught...More

Thank Annique D
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Haidilahiti, Owner at Local Spirit, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you Annique, Teddy is indeed very patient and I am glad you liked the hike! It's worth the effort going on top of Le Morne, no?

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We did not exactly know what to expect but hiking the Le Morne Brabant is a unique and at some point challenging experience. But we were in the great hands of our guide Alan who is a true expert. Definitely highly recommended!

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Haidilahiti, Owner at Local Spirit, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Hello Luc & Pacale, Thank you so much for your support! I am glad you enjoyed the walk. Hope to see you again one day! Allan

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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Although I failed to make it 100% to the top of Brebart ; our guide was super. Alan added a lot of info especially good at pacing the group . Alan would take time to explain many local medicinal plants , letting us catch our...More

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Haidilahiti, Owner at Local Spirit, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Hello George, Thank you for writing this positive review about our walk. I am very pleased I could share my passion with you. Maybe see you again next time! Allan

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