Mauritius may offer you warm sea and hot sun if you like to lie on a snow-white beach. Anyway it is not the end of the activities which you can do in Mauritius. Mauritius can provide different attraction activities.
We can offer top 10 places to visit in Mauritius for you to enjoy the opportunity to choose around the places which you can visit in Mauritius so you will remember your vacation forever and ever.
Pamplemousse Botanic Garden
At the space where the azure sea comes across with the snow-white sand, there is the unforgettable place for incredible relaxation. Pamplemousse Botanic Garden is placed among cozy bays where grow rare trees and plants which are the sources of many popular spices.
Coloured Earths of Chamarel and Fabulous Chamarel Falls
If you take the direction to the south-west from Mauritius by the itinerary among the vast sugar cane plantations growing near the exotic fruits, you reach the famous fabulous Colored Earths of Chamarel. Colored Earths may be the most popular and famous showplace of Mauritius which acquired its fame among the tourists from all parts of the Earth.
Mont-Choisy resort, heaven on the Earth from a few kilometers from the capital
Mont-Choisy is a small cozy town placed in the coastal zone. You will be delighted to observe the variety of tropical trees and enjoy the long snow-white sand beaches and pure clear water. Exotic tropical gardens, comfortable hotels, bars and restaurants presented in an impressive amount attract tourists from all parts of the world. Nevertheless, the main treasure of the resort is «Mont-Choisy» beach, which has the same name as the town. Enjoy 3 kilometers of snow-white sand, which extends 20 kilometers from the capital of Mauritius named Port Louis. Coastal azure waters of the Indian Ocean amaze by their clearness and beauty.
Blue Penny museum: how a typo became an advantage
Blue Penny museum, or more precisely Museum of Blue Mauritius, is placed in the heart of the island in Port Lois and dedicated to the post stamps. It was created by the initiative of the Mauritius Commercial Bank and its main treasure are the very first island’s stamps dated 1847. They were bought by the Commercial bank of Mauritius on the Switzerland auction and costed two million dollars. For the purposes of ensuring the maximum safety of such expensive stamps, originals are rarely exhibited to the world, the copies are usually displayed.
1840 museum – cultural heritage of Mauritius island
On the coast of Trou d’Eau Douce there is Victoria 1840 very original and unique center of modern art. Earlier, in the colonial age, there was a sugar plant. Nowadays it is rather difficult to find out such old buildings which can remind us about the past time of prosperity of the sugar industry. Try to immerse yourself in the history of Mauritius and enjoy the cultural heritage of the island.
The Tamarin Bay – calm resort on the west of Mauritius.
Even the local people of Mauritius can't help admiring the incredible beauty of Tamarin bay which is one of the favorite places on the island. Snow-white sand beaches remember the good old days penetrated by the nostalgic sense of the old Tamarin hotel, which seems not to have changed since the year «Jaw» movie was released.
Casela park is the place where wild nature and civilization coexist in harmony
Casela park on the Mauritius island is a private reservation and an entertainment center. Casela park extends for 25 hectares of spectacular scenery where exotic animals and colorful birds live.
The island of aigrettes: an attempt to revive the lost paradise
Small reservation placed on the south-east cost of Mauritius is the Island of aigrettes (Ile aux Aigrettes). Since 1987, this reservation has been under the protection of Wildlife Fund of Mauritius and is known as a home for lots of endangered species of animals and plants. In fact, there you can come across the giant turtle or gecko, kestrel and pink pigeon.
Krokodilyary in Mauritius (La Vanille Réserve des Mascareignes)
On the south part of Mauritius there is the reserve La Vanille Réserve des Mascareignes where 1 000 of turtles and 2 000 of crocodiles live. Their neighbors are different insects, a lot of iguanas, deer and monkeys.
Black River George National Park
Located in the south-western part of the island and covering about 3.5% of the total area of Mauritius, the Black River George National Park is the only one in the country. It houses 311 from nearly 700 plant species occurring on the island and endangered endemic species like the Mauritius kestrel, the pink pigeon and the Mauritius parakeet and many others.