Mauritius is one of the most visited islands of the world. The island often described a complete, has a multitude of attractions and amazing sceneries for the tourist. With its stunning beaches, thriving coral reefs, warm temperature and charming culture, the island of Mauritius offers an assortment of tropical fantasies. Discover some of the best touristic attractions in Mauritius in your hired car:
Chamarel is the number one nature attraction in Mauritius. Its exceptional seven colored earth is the result of a rare natural phenomenon which offers a unique view of different shades.
Tip: Don’t miss the very picturesque waterfall of Chamarel.
With its wonderful beach and its mythical mountain peak ‘Le Morne Brabant’, the village of le Morne is a must-visit in the south of the island. With its rich cultural values, Morne Brabant is a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Located in the north of the island, the village of Grand Baie is the most famous resort of Mauritius. With its kilometers of white sand beaches, has attracted a lot of visitors. Everything in Grand Baie is turned towards the ocean, many hotels, villas, beach restaurants. Grand Baie is also a popular to enjoy nightlife in Mauritius.
Flic en Flac
The famous beach of Flic en Flac is one of the longest beaches on the island. More than four kilometers of white sand beach lined with thousands of Casuarina trees. Like Grand Baie, Flic en Flac is very much appreciated for nightlife.
SSR Botanical garden
Also known as the Pamplemousses garden, this botanical garden located in the north of the island is simply astonishing. It regroups a wide variety of plants and palm trees of which some are endemic to Mauritius. Among all the plants the Water Lily is certainly the most famous of the botanical garden.
The capital city of Mauritius is certainly not attractive as the postcards beaches of Mauritius, but it is certainly worth a visit. In fact, Port Louis is a not to miss place if you want to have a sense of the Mauritian traditions. The central market of the capital is the place to be to taste the best Mauritian street foods.