Things to do near
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Blue Bay (23.2 km from Mauritius)
The crystal-clear blue water and fine sandy stretch bordered by takamaka trees have secured Pointe d'Esny Beach a 'must do' status while visiting Mauritius.
This small and largely residential beach neighbourhood has resisted large-scale development and has no hotels on its beaches.
The neighbouring village of Mahébourg is a great place to...
Galleries and Museums
Port Louis (16.4 km from Mauritius)
Studio 44 Mauritius exhibits handmade glass creations including a selection of jewellery. Using Italian Glass, unique beads are individually created in a flame. Visitors are welcome to visit the artists at work. Lessons on how to make beads are on offer at the studio.
Tamarin (21.2 km from Mauritius)
A 18-hole Championship Golf Course designed by Rodney Wright. This Par 72 challenging course undulates over 43 hectares of rugged savannah land frammed with mature trees and crossed by the Rempart River.
Galleries and Museums
Roches Noires (25.9 km from Mauritius)
A selection of jewelry, using Italian glass, the beads are individually made in a flame. Visitors are welcome to visit the artists at work. All products are hand made and all our creations are unique. Lessons on how to make beads are available at the studio.
Black River (27.5 km from Mauritius)
The Chamarel waterfalls are next to the seven coloured earths
Grand Bay (29.4 km from Mauritius)
Grand Baie La Croisette is a totally new concept of urban lifestyle in Mauritius.
Its mixed-use development encompasses modern urban living, spaces to enjoy and a mix of leisure activities.
The complex sits on a 29 arpent urban lot, complete with a central outdoor esplanade, grade A offices, luxury apartments, trendy and upscale retail shops and...
Pereybere (32.5 km from Mauritius)
Péreybère Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Mauritius offering excellent swimming conditions. Known as a family beach, it has a calm lagoon that is safe for small children to paddle in.
The white sandy beach consists of finely ground coral – it’s so soft, it's almost like velvet. Although it is popular and can get crowded on...
Morondava (1462 km from Mauritius)
Approximately 40 minutes north of Morondava, the world famous Avenue of the Baobabs is a photographer’s paradise. The excursion includes a visit to the Baobabs in Love; a wonderful excursion for an afternoon picnic or a romantic outing at sunset.
Mare Anglaise (1761.9 km from Mauritius)
The Blue Sea Divers Center (certified FFESSM, CEDIP, PADI AND CMAS) is ideally located at the very heart of the action right on Beau Vallon Beach on Mahé Island in Seychelles, near the marine reserve, and enjoys access to the most beautiful dive sites of the island which will leave you breathless.
Anse Volbert (1786 km from Mauritius)
Resplendent with exotic birds and trees, this crescent-shaped, two-mile beach is still pristine. A perfect location to try out some snorkelling.
Pomene Bay (2459.2 km from Mauritius)
Visit the ruins of the vibrant and once-famous Pomene Hotel. You can almost feel the vibes from past holidaymakers, although the area subsequently became a Renamo stronghold during the 20-year civil war.
Built in 1964, the hotel had impressive views of Ponta da Barra Falsa and Pomene Bay. Stroll around the abandoned buildings, remnants of...
Pomene Bay (2465 km from Mauritius)
Pomene Nature Reserve is a tiny marine reserve incorporating a narrow sandy peninsula, beautiful lagoon and mangrove estuary. The remote location and small local population has kept Pomene Bay’s environment pristine.
Here the resorts and locals are working together on environmental initiatives. When visiting Pomene, please support the local...
Pomene Bay (2466.5 km from Mauritius)
Scuba dive or snorkel with numerous tropical fish in the protected waters of the Pomene estuary. At depths of 3 to 5 meters you will find a wonderful variety of sea life ranging from potato bass to eels.
It’s easy to spend an hour or more finning around this small 150-square-meter artificial reef formed by the remains of old Landrover vehicles...
Pomene Bay (2467 km from Mauritius)
Pomene Bay boasts miles of soft white sandy beaches and a large estuary with crystal clear salt water, home to a magnificent diversity of fish, dolphins and flamingos. Leather back turtles, sailfish and manta rays frequent the shallow and deep-water reefs. The near-extinct dugong is occasionally spotted here.
Reef and surf fishing is excellent...