Discover the charm of the North Coast, its turquoise lagoons
and golden beaches. Enjoy a guided visit of the Pamplemousses Botanical Gardens, famous for its 500
different species of plants, of which 80 are palms.
Then proceed to the Caudan Waterfront in Port Louis for a delicious fine dining experience with a view of
After lunch, visit the rich collection of priceless national treasures at the "Blue Penny Museum"
before heading off for a spot of leisurely shopping in the picturesque central market followed by a tour of
the capital city, and the historical monuments, the "Champs de Mars" and the "Citadelle".
Essential Island Central Tour
Start the day with a shopping tour of Curepipe and visit the
many factory shops of "Floreal Square" along with its textile museum, followed by the superb diamond
cutting factory shop, "Adamas".
Then, from the rim of the crater of an extinct volcano, "Trou anx Cerfs", enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view
which encompasses almost the entire island, before heading off to some truly unique spots such as
"Grand Bassin", the sacred Hindu lake, and the "Black River Gorges" a nature reserve rich with endemic plants and
a variety of rare bird species. Lunch will be served in these natural surroundings.
After lunch, enjoy the beauty of Chamarel's Waterfalls and its "Seven Colored Earth".
On the way back, visit "Casela Nature & Leisure Park" with its 140 species of birds emanating from the
Discover the tea route and explore the traditional side of
Mauritius. Learn how tea is made at the tea factory of "Bois Chéri" and discover all the secrets of tea
making during your visit of the tea museum. Enjoy a tea tasting session at Bois Cheri's chalet as well as
the unique panoramic view of the south of the island.
At "Le Saint Aubin", a colonial house built in 1819, feast on a typical Mauritian meal, before visiting
the Vanilla and the Anthurium flower greenhouses and the "Maison du Rhum" to witness the traditional rum
On the road towards the south coast, stop at the Gris Gris viewpoint on top of the cliffs and finish
the day with a visit to "La Vanille Réserve des Mascareignes", a park where you can safely encounter thousands
of Nile crocodiles, some 300 giant tortoises and a collection of about 20,000 species of insects
Located on the West Coast, Yemen Nature Reserve is home to herds
of Java deer and various antelope species. Enjoy two hours of intense pleasure as you explore this exclusive
and spectacular reserve from your quad bike.
Lunch is served at "Le Mirador", Casela's rustic restaurant perched on the mountainside while you savor
the magnificent view.
After lunch, visit Casela Nature & Leisure Park stretched over 25 hectares with some ninety aviaries home to
over 1500 birds, a variety of mammals and a petting farm set amidst abundant tropical flora.
A la carte tour with our driver guide
Make up your own itinerary, list of places to visit and select the restaurant to lunch or dine in with the help of
our driver guide...
It does not get much more personalized then this! Tread off the beaten track and experience Mauritius your
way, while enjoying the benefit of being chauffeured and guided by a true local tourism professional.
Walk with lions
If walking in the wilderness with lions sounds tempting, then
head west to the Yemen Reserve.
Seize this truly unique opportunity to take a stroll with these big cats as they wander around freely, and make
the most of this special encounter to even touch and stroke them in complete safety.
Ziplining & Hiking Fun
he Yemen Reserve offers the best hiking activities and a course
that you'll undoubtedly enjoy.
Midway through the hike, take a refreshing swim under a
small waterfall, make a fun zipline finish in the water and enjoy a delicious grilled picnic lunch on a
wooden platform up in the trees. In short, a day full of surprises awaits you.
Half Day Shopping
Mauritius is famous for its duty-free shopping!
Our guides will take you to some of the best of these shops where you'll undoubtedly find some really
From model ships, to jewelry and clothing to name but a few… a shopper's paradise!
Horse Riding at Domaine de L'Etoile
he Domaine de L'Etoile completes its wide range of
eco-friendly activities with horse trekking.
The ride usually lasts about two hours and is available daily in morning or afternoon sessions. Morning
sessions may include lunch on the river banks of the Grand River South East.