15 days in Mauritius Itinerary

15 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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15 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Cape Town
Fly:  8 h 45 min
1
Grand Baie
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Chamarel
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Beau Champ
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Cape Town

7
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Blue Penny Museum and L'Aventure du Sucre. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Mont Choisy Beach and Pereybere Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Grand Baie: Moka (Martin Beffert Jewellery Design & Bagatelle Mall of Mauritius) and Port Louis (Central Market & Jummah Mosque). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at SSR Botanic Garden, enjoy the sand and surf at La Cuvette Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pointe aux Piments Public Beach, and look for gifts at Studio 44 Mauritius.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Grand Baie itinerary planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Grand Baie is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Cape Town to Grand Baie. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Cape Town in May, with highs in Grand Baie at 32°C and lows at 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Chamarel.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Port Louis, Moka, Trou aux Biches, Grand Gaube, Cap Malheureux
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L'Aventure du Sucre ©
L'Aventure du Sucre
SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
nights
Chamarel

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
We've included these beaches for you: Flic en Flac Beach and Gris Gris Beach. Spend the 10th (Thu) exploring nature at Black River Gorges National Park. Next up on the itinerary: stop by Rhumerie de Chamarel, see the interesting displays at Curious Corner of Chamarel, explore the striking landscape at Le Morne Brabant, and take in the dramatic scenery at Chamarel Waterfall.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Chamarel day trip planning site .

Getting from Grand Baie to Chamarel by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in May, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Beau Champ.

Things to do in Chamarel

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mauritius, Heritage Nature Reserve, Gris Gris Beach, Le Dernier Comptoir, Le Morne Brabant
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Flic en Flac Beach ©
Flic en Flac Beach
Black River Gorges National Park
Black River Gorges National Park

2
nights
Beau Champ

Beau Champ ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Bras d'Eau Public Beach and then kick back and relax at Ile aux Cerfs. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Ile aux Aigrettes Nature Reserve and then stroll through Blue Bay Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Beau Champ online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Chamarel to Beau Champ takes 1.5 hours. In May in Beau Champ, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Beau Champ

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Mauritius, Blue Bay Beach, Bras d'Eau Public Beach
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Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs
Blue Bay Beach ©
Blue Bay Beach
Bras d'Eau Public Beach ©
Bras d'Eau Public Beach

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