8 days in Mauritius Itinerary

8 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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8 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Durban
Fly + Drive:  9​h
1
Le Morne
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Grand Baie
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Durban

4
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.
Saraswati Maa has been added to your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Le Morne Brabant and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Step out of Le Morne to go to Bois Cheri and see Bois Cheri Tea Factory and Tea Museum, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Seven Colored Earths, tee off at Paradis Hotel Golf Club, admire the sheer force of Chamarel Waterfall, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Black River Gorges National Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Le Morne trip planner .

Durban, South Africa to Le Morne is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Durban to Le Morne, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Durban in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Le Morne. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Le Morne

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Chamarel, Mauritius, Saraswati Maa, Bois Cheri Tea Factory and Tea Museum
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Le Morne Brabant ©
Le Morne Brabant
Seven Colored Earths ©
Seven Colored Earths
Black River Gorges National Park
Black River Gorges National Park

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hindu Temple as well as Ganga Talao - Grand Bassin. Get a sense of the local culture at L'Aventure du Sucre and Trou aux Cerfs. Get out of town with these interesting Grand Baie side-trips: Siva Soopramaniar Kovile Bel-Air Riviere Seche (in Bel Air), Port Louis (Blue Penny Museum, Kaylasson Temple, & more) and Nature Photo Gallery Moka Mauritius (in Moka). And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at SSR Botanic Garden, kick back and relax at Pereybere Beach, examine the collection at Chateau De Labourdonnais, and head off the coast to Ile aux Cerfs.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Grand Baie tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Le Morne to Grand Baie in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Port Louis, Mauritius, Pamplemousses, Nature Photo Gallery Moka Mauritius, Siva Soopramaniar Kovile Bel-Air Riviere Seche
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SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden
Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs
Ganga Talao - Grand Bassin ©
Ganga Talao - Grand Bassin

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