17 days in Mauritius Itinerary

17 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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17 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Chamarel
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Grand Baie
— 9 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Amsterdam

6
nights
Chamarel

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Change things up with these side-trips from Chamarel: La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles), Heritage Nature Reserve (in Bel Ombre) and Vacoas (Takamaka Boutique Winery & Sophie Nature Walk). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Seven Colored Earths, take in the dramatic scenery at Les 7 Cascades, examine the collection at Curious Corner of Chamarel, and get impressive views of Trou aux Cerfs.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Chamarel trip planning site .

Amsterdam, Holland to Chamarel is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Amsterdam to Chamarel, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Amsterdam in September; daily highs in Chamarel reach 30°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Chamarel

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mauritius, Vacoas, Le Morne, Riviere Noire, Bel Ombre
Find places to stay Sep 4 — 11:
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Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
Seven Colored Earths ©
Seven Colored Earths
Curious Corner of Chamarel ©
Curious Corner of Chamarel

9
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Grand Baie side-trips: Nature Photo Gallery Moka Mauritius (in Moka), Casela World of Adventures (in Cascavelle) and Tamarin Falls (in Curepipe). And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at SSR Botanic Garden, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take an in-depth tour of Blue Penny Museum, and kick back and relax at Flic en Flac Beach.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Grand Baie trip planner .

You can drive from Chamarel to Grand Baie in 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Port Louis, Flic En Flac, Trou aux Biches, Mauritius, Pamplemousses
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 20:
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Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs
SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden
Casela World of Adventures ©
Casela World of Adventures

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