15 days in Mauritius Itinerary

15 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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15 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  13 h 15 min
1
Grand Baie
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Rodrigues Island
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Le Morne
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Sydney

5
nights
Grand Baie

Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Central Market and Bagatelle Mall of Mauritius. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grand Gaube Beach and Martin Beffert Jewellery Design. Change things up with a short trip to Scuba & Snorkeling in Belle Mare (about 50 minutes away). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Mont Choisy Beach, browse the range of quality goods at Grand Baie La Croisette, and stroll through Ile Plate Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Baie trip itinerary planning website .

Sydney, Australia to Grand Baie is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Sydney to Grand Baie, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect Grand Baie to be somewhat warmer, temps between 29°C and 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Rodrigues Island.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Moka, Central Market, Mont Choisy Beach, Grand Gaube Beach, Ile Plate Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Mont Choisy Beach ©
Mont Choisy Beach
La Cuvette Public Beach ©
La Cuvette Public Beach

4
nights
Rodrigues Island

Rodrigues Island ©
Flung far out in the middle of the Indian Ocean, rocky Rodrigues Island sits in a turquoise lagoon surrounded by a fringing coral reef.
Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Trou d'Argent Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Marche de Port Mathurin and Jardin des 5 Sens. Next up on the itinerary: stop by Blue Magic Rodrigues Craft World Company ltd and stroll through Parc Francois Leguat.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rodrigues Island road trip planner.

Getting from Grand Baie to Rodrigues Island by combination of car and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Rodrigues Island can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Le Morne.

Things to do in Rodrigues Island

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Trou d'Argent Beach ©
Trou d'Argent Beach
Francois Leguat Reserve ©
Francois Leguat Reserve
Jardin des 5 Sens ©
Jardin des 5 Sens

4
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.
Visit Gris Gris Beach and Le Morne Beach for some beach relaxation. Escape the urban bustle at Ebony Forest Chamarel and Seven Colored Earths. Change things up with these side-trips from Le Morne: La Vallee des Couleurs (in Chemin Grenier) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Flic En Flac). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Le Morne Brabant, stroll through Heritage Nature Reserve, and stop by Village Walk Shopping Centre.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Le Morne trip itinerary site .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Rodrigues Island to Le Morne takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In August, daytime highs in Le Morne are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Le Morne

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Chamarel, Heritage Nature Reserve, La Vallee des Couleurs, Village Walk Shopping Centre, Scuba & Snorkeling
Highlights from your plan
Le Morne Brabant ©
Le Morne Brabant
Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
Gris Gris Beach ©
Gris Gris Beach

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