8 days in Mauritius Itinerary

8 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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8 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Durban
Fly:  5​h
1
Flic En Flac
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Grand Baie
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Durban

4
nights
Flic En Flac

Flic En Flac ©
An unusual commodity in the lesser-touristed western part of Mauritius, the developed seaside village Flic En Flac boasts a vast white sandy beach that generates a large amount of tourism.
Explore Flic En Flac's surroundings by going to The Crown Lodge (in Port Louis), La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles) and Chamarel (Ebony Forest Reserve & Seven Colored Earths). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Flic en Flac Beach, get in on the family fun at Casela World of Adventures, tour the pleasant surroundings at Black River Gorges National Park, and admire the sheer force of Alexandra Falls.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Flic En Flac trip itinerary builder website .

Durban, South Africa to Flic En Flac is an approximately 5-hour flight. Traveling from Durban to Flic En Flac, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in November, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Flic En Flac

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mauritius, Chamarel, The Crown Lodge, Tou Korek Surf Shop, Le Dernier Comptoir
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Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
Flic en Flac Beach ©
Flic en Flac Beach
Seven Colored Earths ©
Seven Colored Earths

3
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.
Step out of Grand Baie with an excursion to Blue Penny Museum in Port Louis--about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at SSR Botanic Garden, step off the mainland to explore Ile aux Cerfs, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kaylasson Temple, and enjoy the sand and surf at Mont Choisy Beach.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Grand Baie trip maker tool .

You can drive from Flic En Flac to Grand Baie in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Port Louis, Pamplemousses, Notre Dame Auxiliatrice, Ile aux Cerfs, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs
SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden
Scuba & Snorkeling

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