Turquoise Dreams

Activities & Excursions

In the area:

  • Trips through the lagoon by speedboat & sailboat
  • Excursions to picturesque Ile aux Cerfs by Catamaran, speedboat & sailboat incl. Barbecue (day trip)
  • Snorkeling & scuba diving in the corals & reef
  • The Blue Bay underwater marine park
  • Windsurfing & Kiteing in the lagoon, Waveriding at the reef
  • Visit of nature preserve Ile aux Aigrettes
  • Visit of famous Mahébourg market (mondays)
  • Visit of the historical maritime museum of Mahébourg
  • Walking: Domaine d’Anse Jonchée, La vallée de Ferney
  • Hiking: Panoramic view from the summit of Lion Mountain
  • Séga evenings in local hotels

On the island:

In the west:

  • Golf on world-class courses
  • Le Morne world heritage
  • Le Morne Kite + Windsurfing - world famous One Eye Spot
  • Schwimming with dolphins
  • 7-colored earth, Chamarel waterfall
  • Black River National Park & gorges
  • Hiking in tropical and endemic forest
  • Climbing on the highest peak of the island; Black River Peak
  • The salt pans of Tamarin & the famous waveriding spot
  • Casela bird park
  • Deep sea fishing (marlin, swordfish, sailfish, wahoo, tuna)

In the north:

  • The capital Port Louis with the colorful Central Market, Chinatown, Caudan Waterfront shopping & restaurants, the museums of Port-Louis, including the famous Blue Penny, the horse racing Champ de Mars, the Citadel, the beautiful views of the harbor from the Colline de Marie Reine de la Paix

  • Pamplemousses Botanical Garden
  • Visit to the sugar factories
  • The towns of Grand Baie, Peyrebere, Mont Choisi. Shopping, Restaurants and nightlife
  • The beautiful church of Cap Malheureux

In the south:

  • Golf on the finest courses in the tropics; Ile aux Cerfs (Bernhard Langer), Bel Hombre (Ernie Els) etc.
  • Visit the rum factories
  • Visit the tea factory of Bois Chéri
  • Grand Bassin; Crater lake with hindu temples
  • Le pond naturelle (natural pool), La Roche qui pleure,  Gris- Gris and the wild southern coast
  • Rochester Falls

In the interior of the island:

  • The clothing and jewelry boutiques of Curepipe & Floréal
  • Visit the shipmodel factories (with sales)
  • The beautiful colonial house of Aubineaux
  • The volcanic crater of Trou au cerf
  • Hiking Le Pouce mountain; spectacular views of the island and the capital
  • Climbing Pieter Both mountain; the rock at the top, one of the landmarks of Mauritius

 The other islands of the Mascarenes:

  • The unspoilt sister island Rodrigues  (by airplane)
  • The wonder of nature; La Réunion island (by airplane)


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