DAY TOURS IN MAURITIUS
Although Mauritius is small, there is a lot to see and do for at least two weeks ....
Besides Servas hosts, there are guest houses all around the coast ..
One of the best way is to stay in different parts of the island and discover the vicinity at your own pace using public transport ...
In br i e f . . . .
Grand Baie, the most touristic area with Pereybere beach.
Pereybere beach Coastal hike Mon Choisy - Pointe aux Piments
Take the South West tour
Tours from Grand Bay
Visit the CapitalTake the Aircon Express bus to Port Louis, to see fine colonial architecture such as Government House atop the palm-lined Place d'Armes.
Gawk at dodo skeletons in the Natural History Museum.
Go souvenir shopping at Port Louis' bustling Central Market, and see the craft market at The Caudan Waterfront
City Orientation Tour of Port Louis for a Self-guided 4.5 km walk
Walk up the 3 kms tarred road to the top of Signal mountain for a stunned view of the capital
Port Louis, Goodlands, Pamplemousses
Trou D'Eau Douce, a fishermen village
Coastal hike to Belle Mare Flacq market on sundays
Ile aux Cerfs
Flacq and onwards to Goodlands, Mahebourg, Port Louis, Rose Hill
The South West
La Gaulette with several guesthouses, is a practical base to visit the south west region
Chamarel coloured earth Coastal hike Le Morne - Baie du Cap
Coastal hike Tamarin - Flic en Flac and back Coastal hike Grande Riviere Noire - La Gaulette
Black River peak
Casela Bird Park
Chamarel, Port Louis, Quatre Bornes, Baie du Cap and onwards to Chemin Grenier/ Mahebourg
The South East
Mahebourg, 5 kms to the Airport is a convenient stop when coming or leaving..
Visit the National History Museum
Flacq, Port Louis, Chemin Grenier