Guide to Mauritius: Why You Should Visit

23 November 2023
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If you’re thinking about taking a holiday to Mauritius, you’ve made a great choice! This beautiful island nation has something for everyone, from stunning beaches and turquoise waters to lush rainforests and delicious cuisine.

To help you make the most of your trip, we’ve put together this guide to Mauritius. Read on for our top tips on what to see, do, and eat on your holiday in Mauritius. 

Beautiful Beaches

One of the best things about Mauritius is its amazing beaches. Whether you’re looking for a place to relax and soak up the sun or somewhere to enjoy water sports and activities, you’ll find the perfect spot on this paradise island. Some of our favourite beaches in Mauritius include Trou aux Biches, Flic en Flac, and Pereybere Beach. 

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Getting Active on the Island

If you’re looking for things to do in Mauritius, there’s plenty to keep you busy. Take a hike through one of the island’s many nature reserves, go on a boat trip to see dolphins and turtles in their natural habitat, or explore the capital city of Port Louis. 

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Foodie Fun

When it comes to food, Mauritius is a true paradise for lovers of good cuisine. With influences from Africa, India, China, and France, the island’s food is truly unique and delicious. Be sure to try some traditional Mauritian dishes like dholl puri (a type of flatbread), curry, and rice and peas during your stay. Most resorts offer a variety of dishes and are served either buffet-style or a la carte. 

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Variety of Resorts & Hotels

Whether you’re looking for an affordable family holiday, an all-inclusive break or a luxury honeymoon, there are a variety of hotels and resorts in Mauritius to suit every traveller. There are also self-catering apartments for those who like to travel more independently, as well as those that are attached to a resort with breakfast included. 

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Unique Attractions

And finally, no trip to Mauritius would be complete without visiting some of its most popular tourist attractions. Top spots include the Black River Gorges National Park, the Chamarel Seven Coloured Earths, and Le Morne Brabant. 

So what are you waiting for? Start planning your dream Mauritius holiday package today! 

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