Mauritius, the most popular naturally rich and serene island destination in the Indian Ocean is a must see destination once in a life. Mainly for honeymooners and romantic couples, the beautiful island destination is no less than a paradise of love and romance all around. What often draws tourists from across the world is the availability of abundance natural beauty in various forms, beautiful and serene low-wave beaches with azure blue water, lagoons, coral reefs and tranquillity. This small, multi-cultural island in the east of Madagascar and northeast of Reunion and Southeast of the Seychelles is a beautiful archipelago to provide you with a breathtaking view of your routine life and to stay in the lap of Mother Nature for some time.
What Keeps You Busy in Mauritius?
Port Louis is the capital city presenting a blend of ancient and modern lifestyle. You will see various ancient to modern architectural wonders, ancient buildings, marketplaces, nightlife destinations and above neat and clean city. Various tourist attractions are here to keep you busy that include, but not limited to Champs De Mars Horse track, Eureka Plantation House and 18th Century Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens. Blue Bay, Grand Bay, Flic En Flac, Chamarel, Mahebourg, Beau Bassin, Curepipe, Rose Hill, Quatre Bornes, Vacoas and Phoenix are some of the picturesque places to enjoy holidays.
Here are a few solid reasons that will persuade you to plan a trip to Mauritius and enjoy the real luxury and pleasure of life.
Luxury Villa Resorts & Spa
There is endless villas, resorts & spa with own private islands in Mauritius where you will stay like royal families with no disturbance in any way. On the island, you will be alone with your partner to enjoy the real sense of romance. Luxe Maradiva Villas Resort & Spa is one of them with all world-class facilities and services you expect during your accommodation.
You will get a chance to spend time at a place having a part museum and part restaurant – called Eureka La Maison Creole that is famous for its dry beef curry. It is a special dish eaten on the atmospheric deck overlooking the estate’s fragrant gardens. Not to mention its predominately honeymooning couples’ list. Don’t miss to finish your food with a dessert of Vanilla ice-cream topped with grilled coconut. You will also see 1830 grand colonial home that sits still largely untouched with original furniture.
Cruising the Coastline – See Endless Lagoons
What can be more exciting and wonderful than see endless lagoons – making up so much the island’s coastline? Sunset cruise aboard a 45-foot luxury Catamaran will provide you breathtaking view of blue waters all around. There are various options for cruising like east-coast tour that departs from Pointe Jerome near Blue Bay that takes you around the Ile Aux Aigrettes Island and towards the Ile De la Pase.
Ile Aux Cerfs – Ideal to Swim
White sand beaches and cafes selling beverages, the private island of Ile Aux Cerfs is ideal to swim and spend the romantic moments. There is no finer place to swim in Mauritius than this place where you will enjoy Catamaran transfer and a chance to rest your towel a little further north of the main section of the beach for an afternoon of uninterrupted bliss.
Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden, also called as Pamplemousses is a beautiful botanical garden to see where you will see deer, tortoises and more than 650 varieties of plants that include, but not limited to the breathtaking arrangement of giant water lilies in the lotus pond.
Stay Relaxed at World-Class Spas
Mauritius has a considerable number of resorts and spas that are known for offering you the world-class treatment to pamper your body and rejuvenate your mind. You will find various spas like Nira Spa at Shanti Maurice with its four distinct spa stations that are deserving its rep. You will get the best massage and spa treatments in any of the selected spa.
Snorkel Blue Bay
Don’t miss the chance of enjoying snorkelling Blue Bay – on an island where idyllic snorkeling spots are available in dozens. You will get the best underwater scenery to view in protected marine park – just a short paddle off the coast of Blue Bay Public Beach.
Tamarind Falls – Ideal Place to Explore
Located at a few miles distance in south of Port Louis, Tamarind Falls is a peaceful cluster of cascades buries within miles of dense vegetation aching to be explored. You will get a chance to enjoy hiking and swimming in endless deep ponds.
Drive the East Coast – A Wonderful Time Spending Option
Don’t miss to hire a car in Port Louis to follow the coastline east where you can pop in at quaint towns that include as Petite and Queen Victoria – all in between swims at some of the island’s most beautiful beaches.
Bois Cheri Tea Plantation
This 250 hectare tea plantation will keep you busy in exploring factory and accompanying museum. Don’t miss to take a morning tour when the tea pickers are working hard. The scenic terrace restaurant is ideal to enjoy lunch here.
Golf Courses in Mauritius
There are dozens of golf courses located on tops of the cliffs and in the shadows of lush green mountains. Ernie Els-designed 18-hole course at Four Seasons Anahita and Bernhard Langer’s Le Touessrok, which is set on its own island are the best of all golf courses here. Don’t miss to plan a tour for a day here to enjoy golf and natural beauty.
Hiking at Black River Gorges Park, visiting Casela Nature Park, visiting Chamarel Seven-colored Earth, shopping at Central Market, walk underwater, explore volcanoes, eat street food, wager- casinos and visit Ganga Talao, etc are some of the wonderful options and reasons that will persuade you to plan a trip to Mauritius either for your honeymoon or with your family.