3. Catamaran cruise to Ile aux Cerfs from Pointe Jerome
Treat yourself to a memorable day on a beautiful 42 ft catamaran to Ile aux Cerfs. Ile aux Cerfs is one of the most popular and beautiful spots to visit in Mauritius – this will definitely be one of the highlights of your holidays. Embark on a catamaran specially designed for day charters and enjoy a day out to sea where you can enjoy the views, the warm weather and cool waters for a refreshing swim. Full-day Catamaran Cruise from the Southeast coast of Mauritius to Ile aux Cerfs. The catamaran cruise departs at 09:00 from the Pointe Jerome in the South East of Mauritius. The expected arrival time back to the hotel is 16:30, and depends on tide and winds. This cruise is all about sailing through crystal clear waters whilst enjoying breathtaking sceneries and relaxing on the beautiful white sand bank of Ile aux Cerfs. Throughout the day, from the moment you board the catamaran, you can enjoy the open bar service. Along the way at around 11:00, the catamaran makes a stop for you to enjoy snorkeling inside the island's largest lagoon allowing you to enjoy the underwater marine life and swim amongst superb corals and brightly colored tropical fish. After snorkeling the catamaran continues sailing along the beautiful east coast and will take you up the river’s mouth of Grand River South East to see the giant bat colony and monkeys living on the river bank and also to see the waterfall from afar. A delicious lunch is then served onboard. On board, enjoy a delicious BBQ lunch, a selection of alcoholic beverages (beer, rum, cocktails), and non-alcoholic drinks (Soft drinks, Juice, Cocktails). The BBQ lunch which is prepared by the friendly crew members is one of the best lunches you get to have as part of any catamaran cruise offered in Mauritius. After lunch, the catamaran will cruise into the canal between Ile aux Cerfs and the world-class sanctuary of Anahita before dropping you off on the famous white sand bank of Ile aux Cerfs. After spending some time on Ile aux Cerfs, you will re-embark on the catamaran and sail back to the Pointe Jerome jetty. Once on board tea and coffee is served as well as slices of cake, not to forget the open bar that remains open. The crew members will make sure to make your time more enjoyable, and they will be happy to tell you about local tales, and jokes, and play local Mauritian sega music which will lift the spirits of all the people on board. Additional Info - About Ile aux Cerfs Ile aux Cerfs Island is a beautiful island near the east coast of Mauritius. With its swaying casuarinas and palm trees and the pure white beaches framed by the vivid turquoise waters, this amazing paradise island is the perfect setting for a relaxing day of sun worship. On Ile aux Cerfs Island you are sure to have some relaxation and fun or enjoy a swim and/or snorkel inside the lagoon. You can also take advantage of the wide range of facilities on the island and the various water sports activities found there.