8 days in Mauritius Itinerary

8 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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8 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly + Drive:  12​h
1
Grand Baie
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Pointe de Flacq
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Cascavelle
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
4
Chamarel
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Dubai

2
nights
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 7th (Sat): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then kick back and relax at La Cuvette Beach, then look for gifts at Le Rendez-Vous, and finally kick back and relax at Pereybere Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Grand Baie day trip planning site .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Grand Baie is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Dubai in July, with highs in Grand Baie at 76°F and lows at 67°F. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Pointe de Flacq.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Scuba & Snorkeling
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Pereybere Beach ©
Pereybere Beach
La Cuvette Public Beach ©
La Cuvette Public Beach

1
night
Pointe de Flacq

Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Speed Boats Tours as well as Air Mauritius Helicopter Tours. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): take an unforgettable tour with Air Mauritius Helicopter Tours and then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pointe de Flacq holiday planner.

You can drive from Grand Baie to Pointe de Flacq in an hour. In July in Pointe de Flacq, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 67°F at night. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Cascavelle.

Things to do in Pointe de Flacq

Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Air Mauritius Helicopter Tours, Speed Boats Tours
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Speed Boats Tours

2
nights
Cascavelle

Cascavelle ©
Shopping remains the main attraction in Cascavelle, a small inland town known for housing one of the biggest malls on the island.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): see some colorful creatures with Aquaventure and then take in nature's colorful creations at SSR Botanic Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Casela World of Adventures, take in the dramatic natural features at Seven Colored Earths, and then make a trip to Crystal Rock.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Cascavelle tour itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Pointe de Flacq to Cascavelle takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Cascavelle can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Wed) before leaving for Chamarel.

Things to do in Cascavelle

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Aquaventure, SSR Botanic Garden, Crystal Rock, Seven Colored Earths
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Casela World of Adventures ©
Casela World of Adventures
Seven Colored Earths ©
Seven Colored Earths
SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden

1
night
Chamarel

Chamarel
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at La Vallee des Couleurs and then explore the striking landscape of Black River Gorges National Park.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Chamarel attractions planning app .

Chamarel is very close to Cascavelle. In July, daytime highs in Chamarel are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. On the 12th (Thu), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Chamarel

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Black River Gorges National Park, La Vallee des Couleurs
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Black River Gorges National Park
Black River Gorges National Park
La Vallee des Couleurs ©
La Vallee des Couleurs

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