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Mauritius: Private Southwest Day Tour

Mauritius: Private Southwest Day Tour

Discover Mauritius' southern region on a private day tour with pickup and drop-off over the whole island. Admire spectacular views of the Trou aux Cerfs volcanic crater, mountain landscapes, cascading waterfalls, the flora and fauna of the island, the Grand Bassin Hindu Temple, and experience a delicious rum tasting. Start your adventure at your hotel with a convenient pickup service. Depending on the location of your accommodation, you will head to the Trou aux Cerfs crater to see the extinct volcano, now taken over by lush forest. Marvel at indigenous plant species, giant green pines, and be mesmerized by the 360-degree view of the city of Curepipe and the Mountain ranges. Proceed to the Grand Bassin to explore the Hindu Temple which is surrounded by the crater lake. Learn about the Hindu culture in Mauritius in the presence of the Ganga Talao. Continue on to the Black River Gorges viewpoint to admire the scenic and panoramic view of the island's southern landscapes and mountains, coupled with the splendid view of the Alexandra Waterfall. Stop and enjoy lunch at a local restaurant as you savor a 3-course Mauritian meal comprising fresh salads, rice, soups, chicken curry, or fish and vegetables. Enjoy a final stop at the 7 Colored Earths at Chamarel to see the 100-meter drop waterfall, the highest waterfall in Mauritius. Alternatively, visit the Valley des Couleurs at Chamouny to see the 23 Colored Earth, coupled with lots of local activities. Finish your adventure with a drive back to your hotel. IMPORTANT NOTICE AS FROM 16 MARCH 2024 THE ROAD TO GO TO RHUMERIE FACTORY AND THE SEVEN COLOR OF EARTH WILL BE CLOSE. BECAUSE OF ROAD WORK. AS THE ROAD WILL BE CLOSE WE DIVERT ALL THE CLIENT TO 23 COLOR OF EARTH . TILL NEW NOTICE

Wild South West Private Tour with pick up

Wild South West Private Tour with pick up

You'll be heading to Trou Aux Cerfs which is a crater surrounded by a vast area of lush forest consisting of indigenous plant species and some giant green pine trees. Definitely, one of the main highlights is the 360-degree view of the town of Curepipe and the Mountain range Continue on to a local naval modeling workshop, renowned for designing historic, handmade ship models. Browse the museum's collection, watch as a craftsman carves a new project, or purchase your own souvenir for an original trip memento. Afterward, head to Mare Aux Vacoas reservoir which has the honor of being the largest reservoir on the island and is simultaneously a rather popular stop for tourists visiting the south of the island. From here, travel to the Grand Bassin, a sacred lake nestled around a volcano crater, embellished with a Hindu temple where a famous statue of Shiva resides. Then it's time to visit the Black River for an unforgettable panoramic view, where you can also catch a glimpse of the Black River Gorge. The drive continues to Chamarel Village to admire the 90-meter high Chamarel Waterfall and the curious 7-Coloured Earth, a natural phenomenon caused when basaltic lava converts the clay mineral into vibrant shades of red, brown, violet, green, blue, purple, and yellow.

Mauritius: Dolphins watch half-day

Mauritius: Dolphins watch half-day

Half-day Swimming with dolphins is an incredibly moving experience which will bring you into contact with strikingly beautiful scenery, unspoiled landscapes and wonderful marine animals. The pickup from your hotel will be between 6am or 7am depending your hotel location. You will get on board a speed boat to take you on this beautiful journey to meet your favourite sea animal, the dolphins. Get comfortable, put your life jackets on and get ready for a thrilling speed boat ride. Your skippers will tell you all you need to know about how the day will unfold. They will also gladly brief you on the dolphins, guidelines for sustainable dolphin watching, security measures on the boat and the swimming with dolphins procedures. Swim with the dolphins: The west coast is particularly renowned for whales and dolphin watching. As part of this package you will do more than just watch them, you will get to swim amongst the friendly dolphins. Swimming with dolphins is an incredibly moving experience which will bring you into contact with strikingly beautiful scenery, unspoiled landscapes and wonderful animals. Plunge into the remarkable world of these marine mammals and come face to face with the dolphins. Unlike many other dolphin facilities that limit a swim with dolphins to pools or shallow water encounters, you will have the unique opportunity to enter the dolphins’ natural environment and enjoy an encounter with the dolphins in the open sea for 2 hours . By 11am you will return back to your hotel.

Hike Le Morne & Explore the Southwest (With Transportation)

Hike Le Morne & Explore the Southwest (With Transportation)

**Note: This tour is Private except for the guided Le Morne hike, as there will be other people in your hiking group. Start your day by ascending to the peak of the famous UNESCO World Heritage site of Le Morne. You'll enjoy a guided 3.5h to 4h hike, which will lead to breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, and the entire Southwest of Mauritius. Please note that a moderate level of physical fitness is required to do the hike. Next, you'll have the chance to visit the Southwest of the island. Stop by the famous Maconde viewpoint, one of the most photographable sites in Mauritius, where a sharp curve in the road leads to stunning views. You'll then be able to visit the well-known Chamarel 7-Coloured Earth, and Chamarel Falls. Marvel at the uniquely preserved, distinct colours at the Coloured Earth site, and the falls, which drop over 100m, amidst lush vegetation. At the end of the day, the driver will take you back to your hotel in your Private taxi.

Mauritius: Crocodile Park and Tea Factory Tour with Tasting

Mauritius: Crocodile Park and Tea Factory Tour with Tasting

Bois Chéri is the first tea plantation in Mauritius and dates back to 1892. A guide will lead you through the factory and the tea plantation, offering you to discover the history, stories and tales of the Bois Chéri and the importance of tea productions in Mauritius. After the guided tour of the tea factory, you will visit the tea production museum learning more about the history of tea in Mauritius. A guide will lead you through the factory and the tea plantation, offering you to discover the history, stories and tales of the Bois Chéri and the importance of tea productions in Mauritius. After the guided tour of the tea factory, you will visit the tea production museum learning more about the history of tea in Mauritius. The Bois Chéri offers a great panoramic view of the south of the island. Nowadays Bois Chéri produces a new range of flavored teas, green teas and herbal teas. You may taste them during your visit. La Vanille Nature Park previously known as La Vanille Crocodile Park was created in 1985, and its name honors the old vine cultivated in the valley where the reserve of 5 hectares is located. Mauritian hospitality, conservation of nature, and welfare of the animals are privileged in this magical setting, where our guides will take you on an unforgettable visit of the reserve.

Bel Ombre: Mauritius South West Coast Highlights Trip by Van

Bel Ombre: Mauritius South West Coast Highlights Trip by Van

Discover the southwest coast of Mauritius and its history on a scenic van trip with 11 iconic stops, including Bel Ombre Nature Reserve and Le Chateau de Bel Ombre. Receive an introduction to the area's history, culture, and unspoiled beauty from your local guide. During the tour, explore Jacotet Bay, Sancho Islet, and Bel Ombre Nature Reserve. Listen to your guide's commentary about Bel Ombre's sugar history and visit Le Chateau de Bel Ombre and Le Batelage de Bel Ombre. See the Trevessa Memorial, then discover the St. Martin and Baie du Cap villages. Pass by the Matthew Flinders Memorial before visiting Macondé and La Prairie Beach. Throughout the tour, hear tales of the area's pirate history, naval battles, and more.

Dolphins, Whales, Snorkeling & Lunch on Benitiers Island

Dolphins, Whales, Snorkeling & Lunch on Benitiers Island

Get on your private speedboat. Its today your personalised and exclusive trip with your loved one(s). See the dolphins, lovely creatures in their natural habitat and similarly watch the extraordinary fabulous and incredible giant whales. Visit the crystal rock and also swim and snorkel in the natural aquarium at sea. Have a delicious 100% freshly made bbq on board with drinks included free. A special and wonderful day at sea.

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