28 days in Mauritius & Reunion Island Itinerary

28 days in Mauritius & Reunion Island Itinerary

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28 days in Mauritius & Reunion Island Itinerary

Start: Zurich, Switzerland
Fly + Drive:  16​h 30​min
1
Trou aux Biches, Mauritius
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Beau Champ, Mauritius
— 6 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h
3
Saint-Leu, Reunion Island
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Chamarel, Mauritius
— 8 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Zurich, Switzerland


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5
nights
Trou aux Biches, Mauritius

Named the world's leading beach destination at the World Travel Awards in 2011, Trou aux Biches ranks among the most beautiful resorts on the island of Mauritius.
We've included these beaches for you: Pereybere Beach and Pointe Bernache. Kids will appreciate attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Balaclava Public Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Trou aux Biches side-trips: Ile Plate Beach (in Cap Malheureux) and Port Louis (Jummah Mosque & Company Garden). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at SSR Botanic Garden, kick back and relax at Mont Choisy Beach, stroll through Plage de Trou aux Biches, and take in the awesome beauty at Pieter Both Mountain.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Trou aux Biches trip itinerary maker website .

Zurich, Switzerland to Trou aux Biches is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Zurich to Trou aux Biches, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Trou aux Biches when traveling from Zurich in July, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Beau Champ.

Things to do in Trou aux Biches

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Grand Baie, Cap Malheureux, Port Louis, Grand Gaube, Balaclava Public Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Mont Choisy Beach ©
Mont Choisy Beach
Pereybere Beach ©
Pereybere Beach

6
nights
Beau Champ, Mauritius

Beau Champ ©
Relax by the water at Ile aux Cerfs and Pointe d'Esny. Get in touch with nature at Bras d'Eau Public Beach and Ile aux Aigrettes Nature Reserve. Change things up with these side-trips from Beau Champ: Bluebay Marine Park (in Mahebourg), Blue Bay Beach (in Pointe d'Esny) and La Cambuse Beach (in Le Bouchon).

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Beau Champ trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Trou aux Biches to Beau Champ takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Saint-Leu.

Things to do in Beau Champ

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Poste Lafayette, Mahebourg, Mauritius, Ile des Deux Cocos, Siva Soopramaniar Kovile Bel-Air Riviere Seche
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Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs
La Cambuse Beach ©
La Cambuse Beach
Blue Bay Beach ©
Blue Bay Beach

5
nights
Saint-Leu, Reunion Island

Attractions like Pas de Bellecombe and Kelonia make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of the city life by going to Parasailing & Paragliding and Anse des Cascades. Change things up with these side-trips from Saint-Leu: Pont Suspendu de la Riviere de l'Est (in Sainte-Rose), Le Chai de Cilaos: La maison des vins (in Cilaos) and Aquasens (in Saint-Joseph).

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Beau Champ to Saint-Leu. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Chamarel.

Things to do in Saint-Leu

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, Plage de La Saline les Bains, tombe de Sitarane, Volcanorun, Pas de Bellecombe
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Scuba & Snorkeling
Piton de Fournaise ©
Piton de Fournaise

8
nights
Chamarel, Mauritius

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Step out of the city life by going to Seven Colored Earths and Heritage Nature Reserve. Kids will enjoy Black River Gorges National Park and Casela World of Adventures. Change things up with these side-trips from Chamarel: La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles), Gris Gris Beach (in Souillac) and Alexandra Falls (in Union Park). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Flic en Flac Beach, get impressive views of Trou aux Cerfs, stop by Rhumerie de Chamarel, and admire the sheer force of Tamarin Falls.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Chamarel trip itinerary site .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Saint-Leu to Chamarel in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of car and ferry. In July in Chamarel, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chamarel

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mauritius, Bel Ombre, Le Dernier Comptoir, Village Walk Shopping Centre, La Vanille Nature Park
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Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
Black River Gorges National Park
Black River Gorges National Park

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