12 days in Mauritius Itinerary

12 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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12 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Grand Baie
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Port Louis
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Albion
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
4
Curepipe
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
5
Chamarel
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Dubai

2
nights
Grand Baie

Grand Baie ©
Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
On the 25th (Sat), admire the natural beauty at SSR Botanic Garden, then examine the collection at Chateau De Labourdonnais, then get engrossed in the history at L'Aventure du Sucre, and finally kick back and relax at Grand Gaube Beach. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Rivulet Terre Rouge Estuary Bird Sanctuary and then take in the awesome beauty at Le Pouce.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Grand Baie trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Grand Baie is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Dubai in August, expect Grand Baie to be cooler, temps between 29°C and 22°C. On the 27th (Mon), you'll travel to Port Louis.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Pamplemousses, Port Louis, Grand Gaube Beach, Chateau De Labourdonnais
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L'Aventure du Sucre ©
L'Aventure du Sucre
Chateau  De Labourdonnais ©
Chateau De Labourdonnais
Grand Gaube Beach ©
Grand Gaube Beach

3
nights
Port Louis

Port Louis ©
A multicultural melting pot of a city, the Mauritian capital of Port Louis--or simply "Louis," as it's affectionately known--represents the most populous area of Mauritius.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Le Craft Market. Blue Penny Museum and Citadel are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Do your shopping at Martin Beffert Jewellery Design and Central Market. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Balaclava Public Beach, steep yourself in history at Aapravasi Ghat, and look for gifts at Bernd Wilhelm.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Louis trip builder .

Port Louis is just a stone's throw from Grand Baie. In August, daytime highs in Port Louis are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Albion.

Things to do in Port Louis

Shopping Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Balaclava Public Beach, Bernd Wilhelm, Martin Beffert Jewellery Design
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Martin Beffert Jewellery Design ©
Martin Beffert Jewellery Design
Blue Penny Museum ©
Blue Penny Museum
Balaclava Public Beach ©
Balaclava Public Beach

1
night
Albion

Albion ©
You've now added Albion Lighthouse to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Jewish Detainees Museum and Saint Martin Jewish Cemetery, then kick back and relax at Rissers Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada, and then make a trip to Albion Lighthouse.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Albion vacation planning site .

You can drive from Port Louis to Albion in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Albion are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel to Curepipe.

Things to do in Albion

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Jewish Detainees Museum and Saint Martin Jewish Cemetery, Rissers Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Albion Lighthouse ©
Albion Lighthouse

1
night
Curepipe

Curepipe ©
Lush landscapes stretch out as far as the eye can see in the rainy city of Curepipe.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tamarin Falls. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Blue Bay Beach, then take in the dramatic scenery at Alexandra Falls, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Tamarin Falls.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Curepipe route tool .

Curepipe is just a stone's throw from Port Louis. August in Curepipe sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can go by car to Chamarel.

Things to do in Curepipe

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Alexandra Falls, Blue Bay Beach
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Blue Bay Beach ©
Blue Bay Beach
Tamarin Falls ©
Tamarin Falls
Alexandra Falls ©
Alexandra Falls

3
nights
Chamarel

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Step out of the city life by going to Le Morne Brabant and Black River Gorges National Park. Curious Corner of Chamarel and International Slave Route Monument are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's more to do: look for gifts at Rhumerie de Chamarel and play a few rounds at Heritage Golf Club.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Chamarel visit website .

You can drive from Curepipe to Chamarel in an hour. In September, daytime highs in Chamarel are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chamarel

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Le Morne, Black River Gorges National Park, Heritage Golf Club
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Le Morne Brabant ©
Le Morne Brabant
Black River Gorges National Park
Black River Gorges National Park
Curious Corner of Chamarel ©
Curious Corner of Chamarel

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