Jardin des Parfums et des Epices (Le)

Park, garden at Saint-Philippe
  • Discovery over 1500 species of scented, spice and medicinal plants, examples of fine cabinetwork, ornaments, and much more besides…

    A private garden open to the public since 1989, providing visitors with a glimpse of the many gifts nature has bestowed upon La Réunion, flora and fauna alike. Scented plants such as geraniums, vetiver and Ylang-Ylang, spices plants such as clove trees, cardamom and vanilla, ferns, orchids, palm trees, fruit trees, and much more besides... The Jardin des Parfums et des Epices is located in Mare Longue, on an 800-year-old lava flow in the midst of the forest. Guided visits are by appointment only and last around 1½ hours. For group rates, contact the guide. Sampling of seasonal fruits at end of visit.
  • Spoken languages
    • French creole
  • Quality standards
Services
  • Accessibility
    • Mobility impaired
  • Equipment
    • Private car park
    • Shared plumbing
  • Activities
    • Public car park
    • Hiking trail
    • Hiking trail
    • Panoramic viewpoint
Rates
Payments methods
  • Carte Bleue/Credit card
  • Cheque
  • Cash
  • Rates
  • Person
    6,1 €
Openings
Openings
  • All year