9 days in Mauritius Itinerary

9 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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9 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
1
Port Louis
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Cascavelle
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
3
Le Morne
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Ile Aux Cerfs
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Grand Baie
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Port Louis

Port Louis ©
A multicultural melting pot of a city, the Mauritian capital of Port Louis--or simply "Louis," as it's affectionately known--represents the most populous area of Mauritius.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): admire the natural beauty at SSR Botanic Garden, take an in-depth tour of L'Aventure du Sucre, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market, and finally make a trip to Jummah Mosque.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Louis itinerary builder.

Mumbai (Bombay), India to Port Louis is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Mumbai (Bombay) to Port Louis due to the time zone difference. In September, Port Louis is slightly colder than Mumbai (Bombay) - with highs of 30°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Cascavelle.

Things to do in Port Louis

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Pamplemousses
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L'Aventure du Sucre ©
L'Aventure du Sucre
Central Market ©
Central Market
SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden

1
night
Cascavelle

Cascavelle ©
Shopping remains the main attraction in Cascavelle, a small inland town known for housing one of the biggest malls on the island.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): stop by Bernd Wilhelm, then look for gifts at Cascavelle Shopping Village, and then kick back and relax at Flic en Flac Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cascavelle travel itinerary planner.

Cascavelle is just a short distance from Port Louis. In September, daily temperatures in Cascavelle can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Le Morne.

Things to do in Cascavelle

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Flic en Flac Beach, Bernd Wilhelm
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Cascavelle Shopping Village ©
Cascavelle Shopping Village
Flic en Flac Beach ©
Flic en Flac Beach
Bernd Wilhelm ©
Bernd Wilhelm

1
night
Le Morne

Le Morne ©
A rugged rock crag surrounded by white-sand beaches and an emerald lagoon marks Le Morne, a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Le Morne Brabant, then look for gifts at Village Walk Shopping Centre, and then stop by Rhumerie de Chamarel. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at International Slave Route Monument, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at La Vallee des Couleurs, then take in the dramatic natural features at Seven Colored Earths, and finally examine the collection at Curious Corner of Chamarel.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Le Morne online itinerary creator.

Le Morne is just a short distance from Cascavelle. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ile Aux Cerfs.

Things to do in Le Morne

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Chamarel, La Vallee des Couleurs, Village Walk Shopping Centre
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Le Morne Brabant ©
Le Morne Brabant
La Vallee des Couleurs ©
La Vallee des Couleurs

1
night
Ile Aux Cerfs

Ile Aux Cerfs
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Scuba & Snorkeling. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Ile Aux Cerfs sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Le Morne to Ile Aux Cerfs takes 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Ile Aux Cerfs can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Ile Aux Cerfs

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): stop by Le Rendez-Vous, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Grand Baie Bazaar, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Pereybere Beach. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Grand Gaube Beach, then see the interesting displays at Chateau De Labourdonnais, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Grand Baie itinerary maker.

Getting from Ile Aux Cerfs to Grand Baie by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Grand Baie can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Scuba & Snorkeling, Chateau De Labourdonnais, Grand Gaube Beach
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Pereybere Beach ©
Pereybere Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Chateau  De Labourdonnais ©
Chateau De Labourdonnais

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