Sucrerie du Gol (La)

Distillery, sweets ,  Industrial heritage at Saint-Louis

  • Discover the secrets of sugar manufacturing...
    During the sugar harvesting campaign, the Sucrerie du Gol sugar factory offers guided tours and an opportunity to discover the secrets of sugar production. Unique and exciting visits are run from July to December, explaining every stage involved in the transformation of cane into sugar. Audio guides are available to offer visits of better quality .

    Visitors are taken on a visual, olfactory and gustatory journey to the heart of the sugar manufacturing process: from the delivery of canes, grinding, evaporation and crystallisation through to the production of sugar crystals! Tours from Tuesday to Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. during the sugar harvesting campaign. There are also night tours on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings. Tastings and sales of products at La Boutik shop. For safety reasons, the Sucrière du Gol only accepts visitors over 7 years of age. The tour is not recommended for asthmatics, people with mobility problems, who suffer from the heat or who are very afraid of heights. Groups'prices: please contact us.
  • Environment
    • Coastline
  • Spoken languages
    • English
  • Quality standards
Payment methods
  • Cheque
  • Cash
  • All year
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  • très belle visite avec dégustation des différents sucres

    beaucoup d'explications sur toute la filière réunionnaise de la canne. guide très pédagogue. matériel audio pratique pour bien entendre.



    Visite extrêmement intéressante et enrichissante ! bonne dégustation ! quel courage pour les ouvriers de travailler par pareille chaleur !!! merci à toute l'équipe !


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    Une viste enrichissante mais trop rapide