Mauritius is a verdant and beautiful Tropical destination surrounded by the Indian Ocean on all sides, marked by outstandingly spectacular coral reefs, stunning white sand beaches and crystal clear waters. Award-winning Holiday Resorts/Hotels are interestingly distributed all over the Island’s beautiful and untouched coastline, hence providing infinity swimming pools, wide range of adventurous watersports as well as shaded lounges for unwinding.
The combination of warm weather, plethora of places of lodging, sunny shores and wide array of riveting things to do make Mauritius perfect for all kinds of Holidays-family, group, Honeymoon and family Holidays. Travellers to this immaculate Island are also offered opportunities of splashing about in warm shallow Ocean as well as undertake thrilling adventures such as windsurfing, snorkeling, Parasailing, Scuba diving which can surprisingly even be enjoyed from the comfort of your reserved Resort. With the variety of the sun, sand and sea, it is not surprising that many travellers on Vacation choose Mauritius Holidays.
Port Louis is the largest and Capital City of Mauritius and touring it is one of the things to do during Mauritius Holiday Safaris. For first-time travellers, tours can be done to the Central market where exotic foods, spices, vegetation, fruits and clothing can be found.
While touring the City of Port Louis, one place you should never miss is China Town, there restaurants and local shops exhibit the extraordinary local culture as well as a number of traditional Chinese cuisines to try out.
Another fascinating thing to do during Mauritius Holiday Safaris is deep sea fishing in Indian Ocean where different species such as Sharks, black and blue marlin, barracuda, yellow tuna and many others can be caught. For this activity, fishing boats can be hired from the Resorts or Hotels.
Caudan Waterfront is known for being a hang-out spot for locals and tourists in addition to being a wonderful shopping center. While here, you can be entertained by street performers, try-out a wide range of delicious local cuisines and tour historical buildings such as the Mauritius Natural History Museum, the Stamp Museum and Blue Penny Museum among others.
The Blue Bay Marine Park is one of those places in Mauritius thronged by tourists, given its beautiful white sand beaches, Turquoise waters and definitely wonderful Scuba diving opportunities. This Park is set within the south-eastern side of the Island and interestingly close to the Airport as well as top notch Resorts/Hotels. It’s not just Scuba diving but also surfing, snorkeling, sailing and many other water sports.
Mauritius Holiday Safaris are incomplete without experiencing local culture of the people and this can be made possible by visiting Mahebourg (fishing village) in the relatively undeveloped southern part of the Island. This part of the Island has no beaches hence attracting fewer visitors, thus is less developed. Learn about typical Mauritian life, local cuisines, and traditional dances in addition to exploring the lion mountain (known as Ile aux Aigrettes).
Grand Bay is the place to be for visitors interested in fun-filled night outs where bars/nightclubs, restaurants serving great food and shopping centers for souvenirs are found. This area is not just great for night outs but also beach life that can be enjoyed from La Cuvette Beach.
Other unmissable activities to enjoy during Mauritius Holiday safaris are exploring Champs de Mars, touring Casela Wildlife Park and Yemen Reserve, day tours to Domaine des Grand Bois, meet the huge turtle of La Vanille Nature Park, relishing the spectacular landscape of Chamarel (seven-colored earth), exploring Balaclava Ruins and Dutch Ruins, tour the Table Mountains, Hike through the popular Black River Gorges National Park, to mention but a few.
The most ideal time to undertake Mauritius Holiday Safaris is between May and December when weather is generally cool, sunny and drier. These months are perfect for exploring the beaches, and different water sports. However, this Island country features a tropical climate with warm weather throughout the year hence even in the wet months (November to April) become hot and humid while the dry season can also be mild.
For your Mauritius Holiday Safaris, there are a wide range of accommodation facilities to choose from but the most popular ones are O’Biches Apartments Mauritius, La Mandala Moris Guesthouse, 3 Star Plus Recif Attitude Hotel, Paradise Beach Mauritius, White Oaks Villas, 7 nights in Mauritius, Solana Beach Hotel, Mauricia Resorts & Spa, Northern Pearl Luxury Apartments, Vanilla House, Latitude by Horizon Holidays, Leora Beach by Horizon and Esplanade by Horizon Holidays, to mention but a few.
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