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Mission Lodge Lookout: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Mission Lookout is an interesting historical place to visit. The view from the lookout point is beautiful but there are many other great look out spots. If you are in the area definitely go and check it out but it’s not a must see.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great views across the island but the ruins are minimal. Stop and take a look if you hire a car and are passing but I wouldn’t personally recommend making a specific bus or taxi ride to visit. There is information about the site to understand...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank LondonE3Traveller
Reviewed 7 September 2019 via mobile

The site itself is well taken care of, but there is not much to see. The weather was cloudy when we visited, so we could not see the scenery from the lookout. If you are already in the area hiking around, it is a good...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Zsolt89
Reviewed 30 August 2019

This is an unmissable crossing of the island with spectacular views and it's easy to drive past the Venn's Town Mission sign without going in but you'll be rewarded if you do. Beautiful views and interesting history and some ruins of the mission to educate...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Michalakis21
Reviewed 9 July 2019 via mobile

As with many places around the world, important ruins have been left to collapse. These are the remains of where slaves were kept, but very little is left standing. The surrounding trees are labelled so we know what they are. There is a lookout, opened...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 28 June 2019

I came here after hiking first to Morne Blance. The view there is much better than here. The most interesting thing here was the "markings" of the trees.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank jure m
Reviewed 9 June 2019 via mobile

Free entry to lookout. Had a few interesting fact boards explaining area. And view is superb. Worth the little trip if passing.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Kevin J
Reviewed 28 May 2019 via mobile

Most people stick to the beaches but the mountains in Seychelles are beautiful. We had a hire car. Saw tour buses there. Historically very interesting.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank tomDubbo_Australia
Reviewed 4 May 2019 via mobile

I just witnessed a possible scam at Mission Lodge. And I verified, when I referred it to the hotel where I am staying, that has happened already: We went to Mission Lodge with a rental car at about 5pm and we were the only ones...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Emmeci27
Reviewed 1 April 2019

Hairpin bends and lush jungle make the trip to this lookout a great experience. The view from the lookout is amazing. definately worth a visit

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank gerritzlusaka
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25 July 2018|
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Response from ImranaM3 | Reviewed this property |
No ticket required. It’s a very small place with a little covered area where you can sit and enjoy the views. The view of the island is great from there so it’s worth visiting
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Response from LPowellAssa | Reviewed this property |
I did not drive myself and didn't visit all of the island, but of the roads on which I did travel, it didn't look too hard, especially compared to a large city like Dubai. Note that they do drive on the other side of the... More
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