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Things to do in Mauritius

With its miles of soft white sands and stunning cobalt blue seas, Mauritius is a paradise for beach lovers. Relax with a game of golf or an indulgent spa session. Land and water sports options abound for the active.

Its postcard perfect coastline makes Mauritius ideal for beach holidays. Treat yourself to an invigorating treatment on spa holidays in Mauritius. Sample finest Mauritian rum on a distillery tour. Take in the gorgeous island scenery on a gentle hike or horseback ride. Go snorkelling or scuba diving in crystal clear waters and look for tropical fish or catch a glimpse of a sea turtle.

Mauritius beaches

Mauritius beaches

Cobalt blue seas and powder-soft white sands make Mauritius beaches some of the most idyllic in the world. The east and west coasts offer simply stunning bays, while the shallow lagoons to the south are terrific for snorkelling. Find tranquillity on the secluded beaches of the rugged north coast.

Mauritius water sports

Mauritius water sports

You are quite simply spoiled for choice when it comes to water sports in Mauritius. Many of our hotels offer terrific options such as canoeing and kayaking. Why not try snorkelling or scuba diving in crystal clear waters? Or relax and take in the exquisite coastline on a leisurely yacht cruise.

Mauritius activities

Mauritius activities

There is more to this idyllic island than fabulous beaches. Choose from an exciting array of Mauritius activities. Hiking, horse riding and quad biking are fantastic ways to explore the island’s gorgeous scenery. Go big cat spotting or tour a traditional Mauritian rum distillery and sample the produce.

Mauritius spas

Mauritius spas

Book a stay at any of our wide selection of hotels in Mauritius and unwind with a pampering session. Choose between traditional treatments at our excellent value 3 star accommodation, or treat yourself on luxury holidays to a world-class spa experience at a stunning 5 star hotel like The Oberoi.

Mauritius golf

Mauritius golf

Set within beautiful manicured gardens, the 9-hole course of the One & Only Le St Geran hotel is the perfect place for golf enthusiasts to practise their putt on holidays in Mauritius. The 4.5 star Constance Belle Mare Plage represents excellent value for money, with two internationally renowned championship golf courses.

Exciting experiences

Colourful South Day Tour

Mauritius reveals its wonderful true colours on this one-day tour. Starting at the thriving city of Curepipe, it takes in the dramatic spectacle of the extinct volcano of Trou-aux-cerfs and magnificent views. Heading south you will visit the awesome Grand-Bassin lake, a Hindu holy place, before continuing through the stunning Plain-Champagne forest reserve and taking in breathtaking views over the Black River Gorges. The awe-inspiring Chamarel waterfall and unique seven-coloured earths complete this memorable tour. Lunch and Chamarel entrance fee included.

 

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Charm and Flavours Day Tour

Explore the heritage and experience the old-world charm of Mauritius on this full-day tour. Taste Mauritian history as you follow the Tea Route, starting at the grand, 19th century colonial house of Les Aubineaux. Discover the fascinating process and rich heritage of tea-making on a factory and museum tour. You will then visit the Domaine de Bel Air sugar estate, nestled in a stunning valley, before catching a glimpse of crocodiles, giant tortoises and much more at La Vanille nature reserve.

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When best to go?

Prepare for the weather before your holiday

Average seasonal temperatures°C/°F
  • 30°Jan
  • 29°Feb
  • 29°Mar
  • 28°Apr
  • 26°May
  • 24°Jun
  • 24°Jul
  • 24°Aug
  • 25°Sep
  • 27°Oct
  • 28°Nov
  • 29°Dec
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
  • 216
  • 198
  • 221
  • 127
  • 97
  • 66
  • 58
  • 64
  • 36
  • 41
  • 46
  • 117
Average daily sunshine (hours)
  • 8
  • 8
  • 7
  • 8
  • 8
  • 7
  • 7
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 9
  • 9

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