Domaine de la Pointe des Châteaux - La Maison du Coco

Guided tour at Saint-Leu
  • Nestled within a coconut grove and tropical garden, in the heart of the Pointe des Châteaux Estate, stands the Maison du Coco, a farm with more than 7 ha of land. Discover the secrets of the coconut tree, the "tree of life."
    Open Tuesday to Sunday, from 9.30am to 4.30pm

    The estate offers discovery workshops
    - The coconut, the jewel of the tropics
    Learn all about this palm tree and the various uses of its fruit, the coconut:
    Culinary uses (water, nuts, virgin oil, milk, sugar etc.), cosmetic uses (soap, massage oil), industrial uses (brushes, rope, coal etc,) artistic uses (shell carving, leaf weaving etc.)
    - the benefits of the coconut
    Enjoy a range of tasting opportunities:
    coconut sugar made from the sap of coconut flowers,
    virgin coconut oil, cold pressed from coconut flesh, water and fresh coconut, and coconut candies
    - Cookery workshop
    Learn how to pick coconuts, husk them and grate them, while sitting on a traditional stool; after which, you're all set for the workshop of your choice:
    coconut candies, coconut punch and coconut ice cream
    Artistic workshop: introduction to weaving
    Learn the basics of this age-old tradition.
  • Environment
    • Rural
  • Capacities
    • People :  100  Person(s)
  • Spoken languages
    • English
  • Quality standards
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Individuals
    • Groups
Services
  • Accessibility
    • Mobility impaired
  • Equipment
    • Boutique / specialised products
    • Private car park
  • Activities
    • Garden
    • Food shops
    • Site of cultural interest
Rates
Payments methods
  • Visa
  • Eurocard - Mastercard
  • Cheque
  • Cash
  • Rates
  • Person
    8 €
Openings
  • All year
  • Tuesday
    9:30
    16:30
  • Wednesday
    9:30
    16:30
  • Thursday
    9:30
    16:30
  • Friday
    9:30
    16:30
  • Saturday
    9:30
    16:30
  • Sunday
    9:30
    16:30
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3 comments
Excellent
  • Bon moment !

    Belle visite, les enfants ne se sont Pas ennuyés

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  • Super Atelier

    Petite visite en famille un dimanche a l'ouverture. Très bel endroit. Atelier tres intéressant proposant de participer et de gouter. Délicieux. Plein de choses a ramener chez soi. Attention aux moustiques après la pluie venez couvert.

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  • Avis

    Très belle visite , superbe site , atelier coco sympa.

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