Mauritius: Tamarind Falls Highlights 3-Hour Hiking Trip

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83 reviews

Activity provider: Yanature

Mauritius: Tamarind Falls Highlights 3-Hour Hiking Trip

Activity provider: Yanature
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From US$ 39.34 per person

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Enjoy a 3-hour hiking trip to Tamarind Falls along the Rivière Tamarin. See the most impressive waterfalls on the island and swim in natural pools, as you learn about the local flora and fauna from your guide.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Private or small groups available


  • Discover the waterfalls of the Rivière Tamarin
  • Swim in the natural pools carved out of the rock
  • Explore the tropical rainforest of Mauritius
  • Walk through the volcanic rocks of the canyon
Full description
Meet your guide at the Henrietta Bus Station and start with a short briefing about the hike. Then begin your 3-hour hiking experience by walking through sugarcane fields to reach the entrance to the canyon, admiring the stunning landscape around you. Make your way down to the canyon, and after 30 minutes of walking you’ll reach the first of many waterfalls. Take the chance to swim in the natural pools carved out of the rock. Learn about the plants, the animals, and the history of Mauritius from your guide. Finish your tour at Tamarind Falls, the most impressive waterfall, before returning to your original start point.
  • 3-hour tour
  • Guide
  • Private guide (if option chosen)
  • Food and beverages
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Henrietta Bus Station, Henrietta Branch Road, Vacoas-Phoenix, Mauritius.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Hiking shoes
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Sandals or flip flops

Know before you go

  • Cancellation may occur due to bad weather conditions, in this case you will be offered the opportunity to reschedule to another date or receive a full refund
  • A minimum of two participants is required to run this tour, if the minimum number is not reached, the local partner may need to reschedule or cancel
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 83 reviews

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A nice trip in beautiful surroundings. The guide Jeremie was very nice and professional. The paths were steep and in places very slippery. You should be fit to take part in the trip, we really had to climb and pull ourselves up using branches and vines in some places. Wish we have had longer stops at the various places. Nature's own "fish spa" was an experience! We also liked the fact that the guide told us a little about the local flora and fauna. We highly recommend this trip!

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September 13, 2022

Fantastic trip! We were worried it may be another waterfall with an easy track that we could easily do ourselves. But this is something we would never have found on our own. The trip was well-paced and great fun, especially the plunge in the waterfall pool near the end. Would definitely recommend

August 17, 2022

Great hike, even though it was a bit muddy after light rain in the morning. Jeremie was a great guide, ensured our safety while sharing interesting facts about the flora and the history of Mauritius while we hiked. Definitely recommend it if you're into nature, trekking and looking for activities outside the typical resort/beach days.

August 13, 2022

Product ID: 222306