Day 1 Arrival at Mauritius Airport
Welcome to Mauritius
On arrival at Mauritius International Airport you will be met by our local representative and you will be transferred to the hotel.
Day is, free for you to explore the city at your own pace.
Mauritius, an Indian Ocean island nation, is known for its beaches, lagoons and reefs. The mountainous interior includes Black River Gorges National Park, with rainforests, waterfalls, hiking trails and wildlife like the flying fox. Capital Port Louis has sites such as the Champs de Mars horse track, Eureka plantation house and 18th-century Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens.
Overnight in Mauritius
Day 2 Mauritius
After breakfast relax in the hotel and enjoy the beach or variety of OPTIONAL TOURS that you can choose from.
Optional tours you can book with us
Mahebourg and Ile Des Deux Cocos
Private Tour, Full Day : You know you're on holiday when on this relaxed tour visiting Mahebourg and Ile Des Deux Cocos enjoying relax on the beach, swim and snorkel in the marine park, BBQ lunch with unlimited drinks on the island., Musical Trio entertainment on the island.
Start from your hotel with our chauffeur driven and drive towards Mahebourg, where it's all about simple pleasures: an interesting museum, a buzzing market, spicy street food, good budget lodgings, a pretty backdrop and beautiful beaches to the north and south. We then drive to the jetty of le des Deux Cocos, you can savour its beauty on a day trip - a must do experience. Culminating in a short speed boat or glass-bottom shuttle boat ride across the turquoise waters. A world away, you'll be greeted with a refreshing cold towel and welcome drink, before exploring this tranquil haven. Swim in crystal clear warm waters, snorkel amongst the corals and shoals of bright tropical fish flitting around the offshore marine park or, if you prefer, visit by glass-bottom boat. On shore there is also plenty to do. Laze on the beach or stroll along the small paths through native woodland. BBQ lunch is served either at tables in the open overlooking the ocean, or under the shade of a white marquee where you can sink into deep settees. Enjoy the delicious salads topped off with fresh herbs from the garden and grilled specialties from the buffet, while wine, beer and soft drinks flow freely. The afternoon is yours and finishes in a tasting of homemade flavoured rum to conclude another perfect day.
Cost per person AED 650.00
Under The Sails Catamaran Cruise
Private Tour, Full Day : Sail on the Northern Islands of Coin de Mire, Flat Island and Ilot Gabriel while having breakfast. Enjoy a full day at leisure with Beach, swim and snorkel.
Depart from hotel in a chauffeur-driven car, and drive to Grand Bay Sunset Boulevard Jetty, where you will embark your Catamaran (On shared basis). The Catamaran sets sail to the northern Islands of Coin de Mire, ile Plate and ilot Gabriel while you will indulge in the beauty of the ocean and the panoramic scenery of the islands. The Catamaran will anchor at Flat Island where all the guests can swim and snorkel in the crystal clear waters whilst the crew prepare a delicious BBQ on board. In the early afternoon we cruise back to Grand Baie
Cost per person AED 500.00
Day 3 Mauritius
Breakfast at the hotel. Today discover more of the wonderful nature of Mauritius with our variety of OPTIONAL TOURS that you can choose from.
Full day Bois Cheri,Saint Aubin,La Vanille Reserve
Enjoy a full day visit to Bois Cheri, Saint Aubin, La Vanille Reserve des Mascareignes with lunch
Your tour starts from the Mauritius Glass Gallery in Phoenix. Proceed to the BOIS CHERI Tea Factory while passing in Nouvelle France with the Tea Plantation. Upon arrival visit of the BOIS CHERI Tea Factory followed by its tea museum and enjoy Tasting of tea at the hunting cottage. The Tour continues with the visit at La Vanille Reserve des Mascareignes which is an idyllic and picturesque nature reserve extending over 3.5 hectares of luxurious tropical vegetation. Discovery of the Nil Crocodiles, the insectarium, the giant tortoises from Aldabra and other animals. We then proceed to Colonial house of Saint Aubin for lunch followed by the visit of the garden. We then proceed on a guided visit of the Vanilla Museum where one can buy fresh vanilla followed by the green house of anthurium flowers and visit of the rhum distillery followed by the tasting of the differently arranged rhums. Later depart to Gris Gris for a photo opportunity. Back to hotels at around 16h45/17h45
Cost per person AED 450.00
Picturesque South-Trou Aux Cerfs,Chamarel,Curepipe
Private Tour, Full Day :Explore this beautiful Island on a full day tour visiting the most popular attractions. Visit Trou Aux Cerfs, Curepipe, Grand Bassin, Black River Gorges and Chamarel's seven-coloured earth.
Depart from your hotel in a private chauffeur-driven vehicle, and drive towards the south to Trou Aux Cerfs volcano crater which is found in Curepipe. From the crater, you can have a 360-degree view of the town of Curepipe, its suburbs and the coastal plains stretching towards the distant horizon. You will then proceed to Grand Bassin, a natural lake resting on an extinct volcano. Grand Bassin is considered by Hindu devotees to be an extension of the sacred Ganges River in India, and is a place of worship for the Hindus in Mauritius. After Grand Bassin proceed to Black River Gorges. The national park is home to an amazing collection of indigenous plants and birds. After our stop at Black River Gorges, you will proceed to Rhumerie de Chamarel for a visit and lunch (optional). Tthe Rhumerie welcomes guests for an all-encompassing tourism experience ranging from a guided visit of the distillery and rum tasting to a tasty meal at L'Alchimiste, its own stylish an creative restaurant. After lunch proceed to Chamarel seven couloured earth. The undulating lands are a kaleidoscope of colours, ranging from green, purple, blue, red, yellow, ochre and brown, which geologists believe to be the result of weathering of volcanic rocks. After the Visit of Chamarel Coloured Earth we drive you back to your hotel.
Cost per person AED 350.00
Day 4 Mauritius/End of trip
After breakfast. The day is free until checkout time. The driver will pick you up and drop you to the airport for your onward flight.
AED 6920/- Per person, Prices are based on twin sharing.
Duration: 4 Days / 3 Nights.
Destinations: Mauritius,Bois Cheri,Saint Aubin,La Vanille Reserve .
The rates are subject to availability at the time of booking request. In the event if there are rate changes due to increase in Govt taxes, or hotel charges a surcharge, or BAR rates (Best available rates), we reserve the right to amend the rates without notice. The exchange rate is subject to change. Please ensure that you have secured the relevant visa / entry permits & valid passport. The best source of visa information is the embassy of the country itself.
If you are interested in going ahead with this booking, we would require deposits or payments as follows either in the form of cash or cheque:
Please ensure that the names given to us for reservations match the names in your passport, as hotels, sightseeing tour companies are very particular about name changes. Mismatched names may result in heavy amendment penalties. We strongly recommend travel insurance as part of your package – we have excellent rates with the world’s best companies – please let us know if you wish us to add this to your package.
Economy class airfare from Dubai / Mauritius / Dubai.
3 nights accommodation in Mauritius based on double room occupancy.
Return airport transfer on private car.
Complimentary travel insurance.
All airline and hotel taxes.
Mauritius-an Indian Ocean island nation, is known for its beaches, lagoons and reefs. The mountainous interior includes Black River Gorges National Park, with rainforests, waterfalls, hiking trails and wildlife like the flying fox. Capital Port Louis has sites such as the Champs de Mars horse track, Eureka plantation house and 18th-century Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens. The beauty of Mauritius is beyond words. Rich with lush forest, wild waterfalls, unique wildlife, Rocky Mountains, white sand beaches and breathtaking crystal clear turquoise lagoons, Mauritius is a dream holiday destination for tourists from all over the world. Mauritius is becoming one of the most popular destinations for tourists from all over the world looking for a high-end holiday on a tropic amazing paradise island.
Trip Planning: The planning stage of your trip can be instrumental in its success and an enjoyable part of the experience itself. You have a world of options...and plenty to consider.
Entry and Exit formalities: Visitors must hold a passport valid for at least six months & beyond at the time of entering the country. Most nationalities can obtain visa on arrival and for nationalities who requires visa please refer to Mauritius consulate.
Transportation: Figuring out how to get around is one of your biggest pre-trip decisions. Get our holiday expert best advice on deciding between your options.
Based on your trip itinerary, our experts will help you choose wisely. You'll also find a wealth of practical travel tips.
Money: Use your money wisely. Know the best time to use cash or card — and how to avoid unnecessary fees either way — as well as tipping etiquette.
Phones and Technology: Phones and other smart devices can be huge time-savers...or expensive distractions. Get our tips for making the best use of technology during your trip, and for calling home with or without your own phone.
Packing Light: On your trip you'll meet two kinds of travelers: those who pack light and those who wish they had.
Sleeping and Eating: Your hotel and restaurant choices can be a matter-of-face chore…or they can provide rich opportunities to connect with locals and their culture.
Health & Hygiene: Take comfort: Doctors, hospitals, launderettes, and bathrooms aren’t that different. Dealing with them can even be part of the fun of travel.
Sightseeing & Activities: Once you're on the ground, the real fun begins…but it pays to have a thoughtful plan. Our experts will help you get oriented to your surroundings, use your sightseeing hours wisely, and find your way off the beaten path.
Things to see & do:
Port Louis-is the capital city of Mauritius, in the Indian Ocean. It's known for its French colonial architecture and the 19th-century Champ de Mars horse-racing track. The Caudan Waterfront is a lively dining and shopping precinct. Nearby, vendors sell local produce and handicrafts at the huge Central Market. The Blue Penny Museum focuses on the island’s colonial and maritime history, along with its culture.
Grand-Baie-is a village in northern Mauritius. Its sandy beaches include secluded La Cuvette, and sailboat-dotted Grand-Baie Public Beach, in a sheltered cove. The popular Pereybere Public Beach is to the northeast. The village has restaurants and lively bars. Vendors at the Grand Baie Bazaar sell handicrafts. Offshore, Gunner's Quoin and Flat Island are surrounded by waters with hammerhead sharks and game fish.
Chamarel-is a village in Mauritius located in Rivière Noire District, the eastern part of the village also lies in the Savanne District. The village is administered by the Chamarel Village Council under the aegis of the Rivière Noire District Council. Today it is primarily known for its scenic locations and nature attractions in its neighbourhood, among them are the Seven Coloured Earths, the Chamarel Falls and the Black River Gorges National Park. The surrounding area is also known for its locally grown coffee. Chamerel's church Saint Anna was built is 1876 and is subject to a pilgrimage on the Assumption of Mary, during which the village hosts a fair associated with the pilgrimage as well.
Black River Gorges National Park-Large rainforest park offering 2 information centers, picnic areas & 60 km. of hiking trails.
Mahébourg-is a small city on the south-eastern coast of the island of Mauritius. It is considered the main village of the Grand Port District.
Curepipe-also known as La Ville-Lumière, is a town in Mauritius, located in the Plaines Wilhems District, the eastern part also lies in the Moka District. The town is administered by the Municipal Council of Curepipe. Curepipe lies at a higher elevation, often referred to as the "Central Plateau". According to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2015, the population of the town was at 79,014.
Tamarin-is a village on the western coast of Mauritius. It has long been the seat of the council district of Rivière Noire. The district council has recently been moved to new headquarters in Bambous, this village being more accessible to the villagers. An old fisherman village, Tamarin has developed into a residential area and a moderated holiday resort. Tamarin is especially popular with surfers. The village is surrounded by hills and is very picturesque. It is located next to Black River, another fisherman's village on the west coast of the island. Tamarin has benefited from continuous development in recent years including a new commercial and leisure area as well as a new primary school.
Bel-Ombre is a village in Mauritius located in Savanne District. The village is administered by the Bel-Ombre Village Council under the aegis of the Savanne District Council. According to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2011, the population was at 2,417.
Cap Malheureux-is a village in Mauritius located in Rivière du Rempart District. The village is administered by the Cap Malheureux Village Council under the aegis of the Rivière du Rempart District Council. According to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2011, the population was at 5,070. The name "Cap Malheureux" comes from French meaning "Cape of Bad Luck". It was given by the French who occupied the island then, from 1710 to 1810. The island was often the bone of contention of many great explorers of the time, namely the British. In 1810, the British decided to attack the French to try and take possession of the island. Contrary to French expectations, they did not attack from the island's harbour in Mahebourg but took the French by surprise by deciding to attack from the North of the island, where the French were weakest in position. As a result, the French were defeated and the name "Cap Malheureux" was named after their defeat by the English who invaded and took over the island from that place.
Quatre Bornes-also known as La Ville des Fleurs, is a town in Mauritius, located in the Plaines Wilhems District, the western part also lies in the Rivière Noire District. The town is administered by the Municipal Council of Quatre Bornes. Situated between the towns of Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill and Vacoas-Phoenix, Quatre Bornes is linked by roads to the north, east, south and west of Mauritius. According to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2015, the population of the town was at 77,505.
Grand Gaube-is a town located in the Rivière du Rempart District, northern Mauritius. It lies on the coast of the Indian Ocean. In the 60's and 70's its population was exclusively the Mauritian Creoles and Indo Mauritians, a handful of Franco Mauritians and three shop-keepers Chinese families. The town has two Debarcadere which is in creole language the harbour where the fishing boats will land their catch and are moored, one is by the school St Michel R C A School and the other is in Melville, another ward of the town.
Moka-is a village in Mauritius located in the Moka District, the western part of the village also lies in the Plaines Wilhems District. The village is administered by the Moka Village Council under the aegis of the Moka District Council. According to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2011, the population was at 8,846. The elevation is 203 meters and can be up to 425 meters in some places. Moka is directly on the other side of the Moka Range from Port Louis. The village is close to the mountain Le Pouce and the town Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill. Réduit is a suburb of the village where the State House and University of Mauritius is situated. The village is also home to the Mauritius Broadcasting Corporation and the Mahatma Gandhi Institute.
Souillac-is a village close to the southernmost point of the main island of Mauritius. It is the seat of the district council of Savanne district. It was named after the Vicomte de Souillac, the island's governor from 1779-1787.
Vacoas-Phoenix-also known as French: Villes Jumelles, is a town in Mauritius, located in the Plaines Wilhems District, the eastern part also lies in the Moka District. The town is administered by the Municipal Council of Vacoas-Phoenix. According to the estimates made by Statistics Mauritius in 2015, the population of the town was at 106,289.The town lies between Quatre Bornes and Curepipe.
Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill is a town in Mauritius, located in the Plaines Wilhems District, it is administered by the Municipal Council of Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill. According to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2015, the population of the town was at 104,610.
Triolet-is a village in the north of Mauritius, found in the district of Pamplemousses. It lies exactly 11 kilometres from Port Louis, the capital of the island. The village is a patch of civilisation amid green sugarcane fields, near the north-western coast of the island. To its north lie Trou-aux-Biches, Mont-Choisy and Grand Baie which are coastal villages, while to its west are Pointe-aux-Piments and Balaclava. On the south lies Arsenal and to the east are Morcellement St André and Plaine des Papayes.
The village of Port Mathurin-serves as the capital of the island of Rodrigues, a dependency of Mauritius. It lies on the north coast of the Indian Ocean island and functions as the administrative, judicial and economic centre of Rodrigues. As the name suggests, it also operates the main harbour of the island. Port Mathurin has a population of around 6,000 people. Sights include its market, while the town also has the island's only bus station and a viewpoint on Mount Fanal, south of the town. There is a Roman Catholic church, an Anglican church, and a small mosque. The two ships of the Mauritius Cargo Handling Corporation, namely MV Mauritius Pride and Mauritius Trochetia, anchor at Port Mathurin five times every month.
Calodyne-is a neighbourhood located in the Rivière du Rempart District, northern Mauritius. It lies on the coast of the Indian Ocean. It forms part of the village council of Grand Gaube.
Goodlands is a village in Mauritius located in Rivière du Rempart District. The village is administered by the Goodlands Village Council under the aegis of the Rivière du Rempart District Council. It is one of the most populated villages in Mauritius, according to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2011, the population was at 20,712.
Grand River-South East is a historic village in the southeast of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean. It was named Groote River by the Dutch. In the 17th century, GRSE was used for stocking and shipping ebony wood under the Dutch Occupation. The inhabitants of Grand River South East live mostly from fishing. The village has about 1500 households. It also has an active small planters community.
Centre de Flacq-is the metropolitan area of Flacq District, located in the center of the district, the village is one of the most developed and popular villages in Mauritius. Home of several commercials and public institutions, the village topped the list of the most developed village in Flacq District. The village is administered by the Centre de Flacq Village Council under the aegis of the Flacq District Council. According to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2011, the population was at 15,791. The main source of transportation are taxi and bus service and English was registered as its official language and is highly exercised for notifications and advertisements.
Baie-du-Tombeau-is a village in Mauritius located in the Pamplemousses District, situated near the Rivière du Tombeau. The village is administered by the Baie-du-Tombeau Village Council under the aegis of the Pamplemousses District Council. According to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2011, the population was at 14,687.
Mapou-is a village in northern Mauritius, located in Rivière du Rempart District. The village is administered by the Mapou Village Council under the aegis of the Rivière du Rempart District Council. According to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2011, the population was 1,275.
Plaine Magnien-is a village in southeast Mauritius located in the Grand Port District. Saint Esprit Prestige Store, one of the most popular retail store of the village, is found on the main road near the Mauritius Commercial bank. Plaine Magnien has an all girls State Secondary School, France Boyer de la Giroday SSS. In addition, it is the birthplace of the former Governor-General of Mauritius, Dayendranath Burrenchobay. According to the Statistics Mauritius census in 2011, the population was at 10,443. The village is the location of the only airport on the island, Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport.
Rose-Belle-is a village of southeastern Mauritius. It is located in Grand Port district, ten kilometers west of the district's well known Village, Mahébourg.
Anse aux Anglais-or English Bay is a small coastal village located in the north of the Mauritian island of Rodrigues in the Indian Ocean. Its name, French for "English Bay," is apparently linked with the fact that English troops landed on its beach in 1809 during the Napoleonic Wars between France and Great Britain. French writer of Mauritian origin, J. M. G. Le Clézio situated the plot of his book Le Chercheur d’or in this village. The village is about 2 km from the main location, Port Mathurin. The main economic activities are tourism and fishing.
Agaléga-are two Outer islands of Mauritius located in the Indian Ocean, about 1,000 kilometres north of Mauritius island. The population of the islands as at July 2011 was estimated at 300. The islands have a total area of 2,600 hectares. The North island is 12.5 km long and 1.5 km wide, while the South island is 7 km long and 4.5 km wide. The North Island is home to the islands' airstrip and the capital Vingt Cinq. The islands are known for their coconuts, the production of which is their main industry, and for the Agalega day gecko. Agaléga island is leased to Indian Military for the development of strategic assets. The Head of Mauritius Navy and the Mauritian National Security Advisor are Indian officers. Also see India–Mauritius Military cooperation.