If you are an adventure lover or nature lover don’t miss the fabulous opportunity to fly Mauritius. It is a small island located in the coast of the African continent in the southwest Indian Ocean. Mauritius Island covers an area of 1,865 square kilometers and it is 45km in width and 65km in length. The unique charm of colors, cultures, taste offers the visitors to have an unforgettable holiday. This rapidly developing country is attracting around 100,000 tourists annually from all over the world. It has a tropical climate and a beauteous variety of wildlife, beaches and landscapes. There are some places that not to be missed when you visit Mauritius.
Port Louis Waterfront
Port Louis is the capital of Mauritius offers beautiful white beaches and is a must see for everyone who wants to enjoy an adventure. It is comprised of variety of commercial activities. It is worth to make a trip to Port Louis because it is still very close to the island of one´s dreams. This is one of the best places for shopping due to the many ways through which people can spend their time, as you will get things in nicer prices. There is the blue penny museum for those who are the fan of stamps. You can also find casinos, cinemas, restaurants, a marina and a five star hotel with parking facilities. Those who want to organize the trip on their own have to go to one of the piers to take a boat and can wander around the island. (Image by Daniel Alvarez Arribas)
Black River Gorges National Park
The black gorges national park is located in the South West of the island and covers 3.5 percent of its entire surface. It is purely one of the best places to visit in Mauritius. If you are into hiking and nature then this place is for you. The visitors are recommended to come on September to January and it is the best time to appreciate the spectacular growth and lushness deep within the forest.Take a break by the river, where you can freshen up in the natural clear water pool, enjoy a swim in the river or under the waterfall, or dive from the rocks into the natural pool. It is an ideal day out for families, providing great fun for all. It is the only place in the whole island where you have the largest choice of foods and cuisines; entertainments. The climate is cooler than on the coast and it rains considerably more frequently. There is no entry fees for the visitors but you have to pay fee for guides. (Image by Circled Thrice)
La Vanille Reserve – Crocodile & Giant Tortoises Park
The Crocodile & Giant Tortoises Park is a beautiful rain forested valley and one of the most fascinating spot in the world. It is the home to various species of animals, reptiles and plants is set with natural fresh water springs, full of fishes. You can watch them in maximum safety. The park will be available for all the seven days. You will see the crocodiles in their different stages of growth. Many of the animals are kept in cages to make it as a zoo than a nature reserve park. Inside the park you will find the recommended Hungry Crocodile Restaurant that offers Mauritian food and international dishes, and also several dishes made with crocodile, which are definitely worth a try. There is also Jungle Adventure Playground which leads you to have fun attractions and activities, especially designed for children. The infants may want to take a photograph by sitting on a back of the shell. You will be pleasantly surprised with the atmosphere.
Beautiful Beaches in Mauritius
Mauritius is the best place where you can find the most outstanding and the famous beaches. It has the best white sand beach and the crystal clear water for swimming as it is safe to swim in the sea all around the year. You can enjoy waters ports and deep sea fishing here. Choose from a wide variety of water sports and adventurous activities in the waters of the Indian Ocean, or simply soak up the sun on the island’s beautiful beaches. Mauritius offers lot of must see beaches such as Grand Baie, Péreybère, La Cuvette, Belle Mare Plage, Blue Bay. The water is calm for swimming. Catch amazing sunrises in the beaches if you wake up early, and at night you can enjoy some fantastic star gazing. (Image by littlestschnauzer)
There is no such thing as visiting Mauritius without spending some cherish able time enjoying the best places in Mauritius. Explore the adventure and have a fabulous vacation.
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