5 days in Mauritius Itinerary

5 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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5 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  10​h
1
Grand Baie
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Rodrigues Island
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  3​h
3
Le Morne
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Dubai

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at La Cuvette Public Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Trou aux Biches, then kick back and relax at Mont Choisy Beach, and finally look for gifts at Island Gems And Jewels.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Baie online trip maker .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Grand Baie is an approximately 10-hour flight. When traveling from Dubai in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Grand Baie: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rodrigues Island.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Plage de Trou aux Biches, Mont Choisy Beach
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La Cuvette Public Beach ©
La Cuvette Public Beach
Mont Choisy Beach ©
Mont Choisy Beach
Plage de Trou aux Biches ©
Plage de Trou aux Biches

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale St Gabriel, then stop by Care-Co, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Johns Church, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Francois Leguat Giant Tortoise and Cave Reserve.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rodrigues Island day trip planning site .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Grand Baie to Rodrigues Island in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Rodrigues Island can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Le Morne.

Things to do in Rodrigues Island

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Cathédrale St Gabriel ©
Cathédrale St Gabriel

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Le Morne Beach and then get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Le Morne trip maker tool .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Rodrigues Island to Le Morne in 3 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. 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 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Le Morne

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Le Morne Beach, Ebony Forest Reserve
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Le Morne Beach ©
Le Morne Beach
Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve

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