13 days in Mauritius Itinerary

13 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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13 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Cape Town
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Grand Baie
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Belle Mare
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Le Morne
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h
End: Cape Town

4
nights
Grand Baie

Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mont Choisy Beach and Notre Dame Auxiliatrice. Change things up with these side-trips from Grand Baie: Port Louis (The Crown Lodge & Jummah Mosque). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at SSR Botanic Garden, play a few rounds at Mont Choisy Le Golf, examine the collection at Chateau De Labourdonnais, and get your game on at Bowfighters.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Grand Baie road trip site .

Cape Town, South Africa to Grand Baie is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Cape Town to Grand Baie. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Cape Town in April; daily highs in Grand Baie reach 34°C and lows reach 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Belle Mare.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Port Louis, Pamplemousses, Trou aux Biches, Mont Choisy, Cap Malheureux
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Speed Boats Tours
Spas
SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden

1
night
Belle Mare

Belle Mare ©
Set on Mauritius' east coast, the glittering white beaches and blue waters of Belle Mare entice visitors from all over the world.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sagar Shiv Mandir, then enjoy the sand and surf at Post Lafayette Beach, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

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Traveling by car from Grand Baie to Belle Mare takes an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Le Morne.

Things to do in Belle Mare

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Post Lafayette Beach, Sagar Shiv Mandir
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Sagar Shiv Mandir ©
Sagar Shiv Mandir

6
nights
Le Morne

Le Morne ©
A rugged rock crag surrounded by white-sand beaches and an emerald lagoon marks Le Morne, a World Heritage Site.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Le Morne Brabant and Black River Gorges National Park. Explore Le Morne's surroundings by going to Avalon Golf Estate (in Bois Cheri), La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles) and Alexandra Falls (in Union Park). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Curious Corner of Chamarel, look for gifts at Tou Korek Surf Shop, tour the pleasant surroundings at Le Morne Beach, and admire all the interesting features of Seven Colored Earths.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Le Morne trip planner .

You can drive from Belle Mare to Le Morne in 1.5 hours. April in Le Morne sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Le Morne

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Mauritius, Chamarel, Tou Korek Surf Shop, Avalon Golf Estate, La Vanille Nature Park
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Le Morne Brabant ©
Le Morne Brabant
Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
Black River Gorges National Park
Black River Gorges National Park

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