Our most recommended things to do in Riviere des Anguilles

Private South Tour with Crocodile park & Seven Colored Earth

Private South Tour with Crocodile park & Seven Colored Earth

Begin your tour with a hotel pick-up at your accommodation anywhere in Mauritius. You will meet & be greeted by our guide & after boarding to your comfortable vehicle, then set off for your first stop. Then, drive to Ganga Talao which is a crater lake, about 550 meters above sea level. Ganga Talao is a major draw of crowds in Mauritius, with many people visiting the site to pray, meditate, or simply to walk by the lake and enjoy the gorgeous surrounding views. The next stop is Alexandra falls which is Situated some 700m above sea level & is one of the most popular nature sites in Mauritius. Then, you'll head to the gorge viewpoint panoramic view with its turquoise ocean view. Then, you'll visit the Seven-Colored Earth which is a natural phenomenon & a prominent tourist attraction. The colors evolved through the conversion of basaltic lava to clay minerals. It is a relatively big area of sand dunes comprising sand of seven distinct colors approximately red, brown, violet, green, blue, purple & yellow. There is also a Tortoise Park & Souvenir Shop. After some time, you'll visit undoubtedly the tallest single-drop waterfall in Mauritius at about 100m high, the Chamarel Waterfall. Tourists can choose to see the waterfalls from the upper deck situated at the Chamarel Seven Colored Earth, or, below itself. Afterward, you'll head to a local restaurant to savor a 3-course Mauritian lunch comprising fresh Salads, Rice, Soups, chicken curry, or fish and vegetables. Next, you'll head to Maconde viewpoint. You will feel like "you are in the middle of the ocean." Between Le Morne and Baie du Cap is where you will be able to witness a stunning coastal view from up above on the Maconde View Point. You'll be heading to Trou Aux Cerfs which is one of the famous natural tourist attractions in Mauritius. Trou aux Cerfs’ crater is surrounded by a vast area of lush forest consisting of indigenous plant species and some giant green pine trees. Afterward, heading to Souillac to see the astounding view of Gris-Gris. You will have a great viewpoint on the cliffs and will see the crashing of waves against the flanks. ‘Roche Qui Pleure’ where if you look at the rock from the right angle, it will appear as a face with tears constantly streaming down, as the waves continually crash. Next, you'll head to the La Vanille crocodile park where you will discover the flora & fauna endemic to Mauritius. You will get the chance to observe these animals in the reserve (according to the animal welfare act); Nile Crocodiles, tenrecs, eels, iguanas, and turtles from Madagascar and Seychelles. You will be introduced to a collection of fossils of animals that are now extinct such as the dodo and the elephant bird of Madagascar. La Vanille Nature Park also has an insectarium with a rare collection of species from various locations around the world. You can observe Nile crocodiles at different stages of their growth. Your south tour end with a return transport to your hotel

Mauritius: Vanilla Park and Wild Beaches Tour

Mauritius: Vanilla Park and Wild Beaches Tour

After being collected from your accommodation, you will make your way to your tour destination. Once there, stroll through a lush green setting where palm trees and giant bamboo provide shade to the hundreds of Nile crocodiles that are raised in the park. Take a walk on the wild side among a huge herd of giant Aldabra tortoises which live in semi-liberty. You can even meet Domino, the centenarian who tips the scale at 275 kilograms. A souvenir photo is a must in this site, where hundreds of the giants are raised. Moving on, discover an exuberant fauna consisting of iguanas, monkeys, lemurs, deer, wild boar, mongoose, Japanese carp, Mauritian bats, Radiata tortoises, fresh-water turtles, geckos, eels, chameleons, and more. Located on the south coast of Mauritius, Baie Du Cap is a small, quaint village. The region is well known for its natural beauty and its wild, rugged coastlines. With the picturesque land and seascapes encompassing the red-colored earth, the deep green forest, the lines of palm trees, and the sparkling blue sea by the side, you will have an incredible journey to the viewpoint, Maconde. It is set on a curved portion of the coastal road, on the peak of a small rocky cliff where you can enjoy breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean.

Mauritius: Ile aux Aigrettes Nature Reserve with Boat Ride

Mauritius: Ile aux Aigrettes Nature Reserve with Boat Ride

**Please note that this tour is Private except for the Ile aux Aigrettes portion** Climb aboard a small boat at Pointe Jérome and cross to the coral island of Ile aux Aigrettes. Marvel at the flora and fauna once considered on the verge of extinction on a 1.5 to 2-hour hike with the rangers. Look for wildlife, such as giant tortoise and ornate day gecko. After visiting Ile aux Aigrettes, spend time at Blue Bay Beach, one of the most beautiful beaches on the island. Next, explore the La Vanille Nature reserve, and see a variety of species of birds, tortoises, and insectarium and much more. End the day by watching the waves crash on the rugged South coast, and explore the rock formations at Gris Gris and La Roche qui Pleure.

Discover Mauritius: Dolphin Watch, Snorkeling, BBQ Lunch

Discover Mauritius: Dolphin Watch, Snorkeling, BBQ Lunch

Experience the ultimate adventure with our Dolphin Watch and Snorkeling! Join us for a day of fun and excitement as we take you on a breathtaking journey to Crystal Rock and Ile Aux Benitier. As you embark on our luxurious catamaran, you'll be greeted by our friendly crew who will take care of your every need. Get ready to witness the majesty of dolphins in their natural habitat and snorkel in the crystal clear waters of Mauritius. After an exhilarating morning, we'll take a break and indulge in a delicious BBQ lunch, complete with refreshing drinks. Relax and soak up the sun on the deck or swim in the turquoise waters while we sail towards the beautiful Ile Aux Benitier. Our offer also includes two-way transfers for two persons, so you don't have to worry about transportation. Whether you're with your family, friends, or significant other, this offer is the perfect way to create unforgettable memories. Book your Dolphin Watch and Snorkeling offer today and experience the best of Mauritius! Categorie: Adventure | Family | Nature | Water Activity: Boat | Catamaran | Dolphin | Island | Trip By Locals | Tropical BBQ Host is "Holidays R Us Ltd" Meeting point "Client location" Duration 8 hours Drinks included Lunch included The provider confirms reservation within 24 hours 2 people per trip Check available starting times What you will expect HIGHLIGHTS Dolphin watching: Witness the beauty of dolphins swimming and playing in their natural habitat. Snorkeling: Immerse yourself in the crystal-clear waters of Mauritius and discover the vibrant marine life. Crystal Rock: Visit the famous Crystal Rock, a unique geological formation rising from the sea, and take stunning photos. Ile Aux Benitier: Explore the picturesque island of Ile Aux Benitier, known for its white sand beaches and turquoise lagoon. BBQ lunch: Enjoy a delicious BBQ lunch with refreshing drinks while soaking up the sun on the deck. Two-way transfers: Our offer includes two-way transfers for two persons, so you don't have to worry about transportation. Overall, our we offer an exciting mix of adventure, relaxation, and natural beauty, making it the perfect way to experience the highlights of Mauritius. INCLUDED Package for 2 people; Two-way transfers for two persons in a family vehicle; Barbecue lunch; Drinks Pick-up and drop-off What you need to know before you go WHAT TO BRING: Beach Towel; Sunscreen; Camera; Drybag. PICK UP: We urge you to be ready on time and wait at the Reception/Lobby. ADDITIONAL PEOPLE: Additional people cost 70 euros each. KINDLY NOTE: We accept no responsibility for loss or damage to your property during the trip. Cancellation policy Trip can be canceled free of charge until 3 day(s) before. Included Pickup Lunch (Barbecue) Drinks Equipment: "Snorkel equipment."

2-Hour Quad Bike Tour of the Wild South of Mauritius

2-Hour Quad Bike Tour of the Wild South of Mauritius

Specially designed for thrill-seekers and nature lovers, this 2-hour quad ride allows you to discover the south of the island in a whole new way. Departing from the Lodges Andrea, explore the wild south of Mauritius with your knowledgeable tour guide.  From your quad, you'll get an up-close view of the backcountry of Mauritius, and gain access to some true wilderness not often visited by tour groups. In fact, these sure-footed machines can take you to places even horses fear to tread. Visit some fascinating features of the region like the volcanic cliff of Gris-Gris, La Roche Qui Pleure, Rochester Falls, and many other amazing sites.

3 Days Private Tour of Authetic Mauritius with hidden gems

3 Days Private Tour of Authetic Mauritius with hidden gems

Our 3 day private tour is specifically design to provide client with the best rides ad beautiful places that Mauritius offers along with pick up and drop off to all Hotel and Airbnbs. Day 1: Explore the Heart of Nothern Mauritius - Begin your adventure in the vibrant city of Port Louis, where you'll dive into the local culture at the traditional market and enjoy the scenic views at Caudan Waterfront. - Ascend to the historic Citadel fort for an awe-inspiring panorama of Port Louis and its bustling harbor. - Experience Mauritius's rich heritage at Aventure Du Sucre with a behind-the-scenes look at sugar production and unlimited rum tasting. - Relax and unwind at Mont Choisy and Pereybere beaches, where you can swim and snorkel amidst stunning marine life. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Grand Baie Bazaar, offering a glimpse into traditional village life. - Conclude the day with a visit to Cap Malheureux and marvel at the iconic Notre-Dame Auxiliatrice de Cap Malheureux, steeped in history and charm. Day 2: Natural Wonders with South West Mauritius Tour - Embark on a private tour to witness the island's most renowned natural landmarks, including the majestic Trou aux Cerfs volcano and Mare aux Vacoas Reservoir. - Explore Grand Bassin (Sacred Lake) , an important Hindu pilgrimage site nestled amidst breathtaking surroundings along with wild monkeys. - Be enchanted by the surreal beauty of the 23 Colored Earth Park, a geological wonder with vibrant sand dunes. - Experience the awe-inspiring Chamarel Waterfalls, where cascading waters create a mesmerizing spectacle. - Visit The rum distillery of Chamarel (Experience the making of traditional Mauritian Rum) - Stop at the Chamarel Viewpoint Day 3: Sensational Highlights Adventure of the South of Mauritius - Delight in panoramic vistas at the famous Maconde Viewpoint, offering unparalleled views of Mauritius's stunning landscapes. - Feel the refreshing ocean breeze at Gris Gris beach, where rugged cliffs meet the Indian Ocean in a dramatic display. - Experience adrenaline-pumping activities at La Valles Des Couleur, with options like Quad biking and Ziplining amidst scenic surroundings. - Encounter fascinating wildlife at La Vanille Crocodile Park, home to big Nile Crocodiles and ancient Giant Tortoises, - Snorkel at Le Morne Beach providing a memorable finale to your Mauritian adventure.

Mauritius: Southern Mauritius Private Tour with Tortoises

Mauritius: Southern Mauritius Private Tour with Tortoises

Begin your adventure with a hotel pickup and a visit to Grand Bassin, a sacred Hindu lake, where serenity will captivate your soul. Marvel at the majestic Shiva statue at Mangal Mahadev, standing tall as a symbol of divine grace. Next, take part in exhilarating activities at your own expense at Valles des Couleur, from heart-pounding quad biking to ziplining and traversing the thrilling Nepalese Bridge. Head to the La Vanille Crocodile Park to discover the endemic flora and fauna. Observe these animals in the protected reserve, including Nile crocodiles, tenrecs, eels, iguanas, and giant tortoises from Madagascar and Seychelles. Be introduced to a collection of fossils of animals that are now extinct, such as the dodo and the elephant bird of Madagascar. Discover the insectarium, with a rare collection of species from various locations around the world. Embark on a scenic drive along Mauritius' most picturesque routes, pausing to soak in the tranquil beauty of Rivier des Galet Beach and Bel Ombre. Ascend to the breathtaking Maconde Viewpoint for panoramic vistas before indulging in the soothing ocean breeze at Gris Gris Beach. Conclude your day at Le Morne Beach and plunge into the crystal-clear waters. Finally, enjoy a return transfer to your hotel.

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.

Mauritius: Bois Cheri, Saint Aubin & La Vanille Nature Park

Mauritius: Bois Cheri, Saint Aubin & La Vanille Nature Park

See the Giant Tortoises of Mauritius and come up-close-and-personal with Nile Crocodiles on a scenic full-day tour of the island’s rugged South Coast. Following a pick up from your hotel, visit the Bois Cheri Tea Factory. The tea route starts in Curepipe at the Colonial Domaine des Aubineaux, built in 1872. Continue to the tea plantations of Bois Cheri. Visit the factory and the museum and enjoy a tea tasting. In the South, visit La Vanille Nature Reserve, also known as the Crocodile Park, and the Colonial estate of Saint Aubin, which contains vanilla and anthurium plantations, an old sugar factory, and the rum distillery, including a tasting followed by lunch. Home to a diverse and large variety of regional flora and fauna, La Vanille is also a breeding center for Giant Tortoises and Nile Crocodiles, which can be seen in abundance. Learn about the different life cycles of the reptiles and watch crocodile feeding time.  Then, go to the former sugar plantation at Saint Aubin and learn more about the island’s traditional crop at the Sugar Factory. While the plantation no longer produces sugar, the grounds include a large tropical garden, rum distillery, small farm, and the magnificent colonial mansion from the 19th century. Taste some of the rum produced in the distillery and sample the fruits of the farm during a traditional Mauritian lunch. Continue to Gris Gris for stunning views of the Indian Ocean and the rugged basalt cliffs of the south coast.

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The tour through the south was very nice. We had enough time for all the attractions. The driver was very friendly and always tried to fulfill our wishes. We had a small handicap with communication, we had expected a German-speaking guide. It was a wonderful experience.

Everything went really well. We were picked up on time and had a lovely day. Everything was worth seeing. The guide even had umbrellas with him when it suddenly started raining. He was happy to answer our questions. The trip is highly recommended.

The pick-up and the whole trip went really well. Our guide was at the hotel on time and gave us time to visit the sights. He gave us a lot of background information. We would definitely recommend him again.

It was a really nice tour. The guide was a very kind and patient person and drove us to very beautiful locations. Sahil the driver was very kind.

Great guide very resourceful and helpful and good driver