5/5 - Excellent
JUNENov 16, 2019
Had dinner on the Mauritius night - loved the array of local foods at the buffet on that night.
An unforgettable oceanfront getaway awaits in this coastal town. Enjoy underwater adventures, ride horseback at sunset and stay in a luxurious beach villa.
Swim and snorkel in calm waters and embark on a submarine adventure in the Mauritian town of Trou aux Biches. Ride horses through tranquil rainforests and across shorelines, try delicious island cuisine and enjoy lagoon views from your oceanfront accommodations.
Visit the famous 1-mile (1.6-kilometer) sandy stretch of Trou aux Biches Beach. Relax under the shade of straw umbrellas or dive into the warm water and admire glorious island scenery while floating on gentle waves. Rent snorkeling equipment on the shore and swim out to the colorful reef through shallow, clear waters. From Trou aux Biches Beach, walk west for 30 minutes and find another pleasant, secluded swimming spot, Mont Choisy Beach.
Back in town, view a stunning array of tropical reef fish and turtles at the Mauritius Aquarium. For a more adventurous marine experience, take a submarine trip with Blue Safari Submarine. Throughout the 2-hour expedition, admire coral reefs and tropical marine life at a depth of 115 feet (35 meters).
Enjoy horseback adventures over 1,606 acres (650 hectares) of lush greenery with a local riding school. Spot deer, wild tortoises and farm animals as you breeze through breathtaking island settings. Book a sunset tour and ride across sandy shores under a brilliant orange sky. For more wildlife encounters, drive 30 minutes southeast to see rare birds at the Rivulet Terre Rouge Bird Sanctuary.
As your appetite builds, visit an award-winning Trou aux Biches restaurant for delightful local dishes. Try South African fare, which includes flavorsome steaks, curries and burgers. The fresh seafood is also exceptional.
Stay in luxury at a 5-star beach resort. Marvel at vistas over the lagoon from the deck of your private villa. Take in the hotel’s attractive island-style décor. Spend glorious days in the sun, as you swim in your private pool.
Travel to Trou aux Biches in 1 hour from Mauritius International Airport. At Trou aux Biches, enjoy the relaxed atmosphere, local food and great beaches and accommodations on Mauritius.
Reviewed on Dec 7, 2019
Reviewed on Nov 10, 2019
Nothing says vacation like spending a lazy day at Trou aux Biches Beach, a popular beach in Trou aux Biches. While you're in the area, wander around the gardens.
Nothing says vacation like spending a lazy day at Grand Bay Beach, a popular beach in Grand-Baie. Attend a sporting event or simply enjoy the top-notch restaurants while you're in the area.
Discover fascinating flora and fauna in this lush, green botanical garden in Mauritius. Take a guided tour of the grounds and enjoy a scenic day in nature.
Explore the waterfront in Les Salines with a trip to Caudan Waterfront. Stroll along the seaside or visit the shops in the area.
Explore the great outdoors at Turtle Bay, a popular spot to commune with nature in Balaclava. Attend a sporting event while in this romantic area or simply enjoy the top-notch restaurants.
Choose from the range of watersports and go swimming in the sectioned-off area in this safe and friendly family location along the ocean.
Fulfill the dream of an underwater voyage with a submarine dive in the ocean waters off the coast of Mauritius. Get a look at native sea life as you descend more than 115 feet (35 m) below the surface to explore the wonders of the deep.
Depart from hotel, and drive to Grand Bay Sunset Boulevard Jetty, where you will embark your Catamaran at 9 a.m. The Catamaran sets sail to the northern Islands of Coin de Mire, Flat Island and ilot Gabriel while you will indulge in the beauty of the ocean and the panoramic scenery of the islands.
The Underwater Sea Walk does not require any knowledge of swimming or diving and you are not even required to remove your glasses. The excursion begins with a motorboat transfer from the center of Grand Baie to a platform situated inside the lagoon at the North of Mauritius.
Experience the best of Mauritius for a full day with the independence of having a comfortable private car and experienced local chauffeur at your disposal. You’ll plan your own itinerary with your driver’s guidance, and see the places that you would most like to visit.
Discover some of the best attractions and landmarks of beautiful Mauritius. This tour takes you to the busy capital city of Port Louis and the incredible Pamplemousses Botanical Garden, with its rare giant Amazon water lilies.
Itinerary You walk through a few sugar cane fields to reach the breathtaking viewpoint of the stunning waterfalls. Then you start exploring the natural beauty of the surroundings by making your way towards the waterfalls, through the lush sub-tropical vegetation.
Verified travelerOct 11, 2018
Very nice area to stay at.