17 days in Mauritius Itinerary

17 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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17 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Frankfurt
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Pamplemousses
— 3 nights
Drive:  15​min
2
Anse La Raie
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
3
Balaclava
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Beau Champ
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Le Morne
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Frankfurt

3
nights
Pamplemousses

Pamplemousses ©
Experience a region where wilderness comes neatly packaged in Pamplemousses District, where many of the attractions showcase the natural world in easily digestible portions.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Plage de Trou aux Biches as well as Easy Dive Mauritius. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Chateau De Labourdonnais and Island Wings Mauritius. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at SSR Botanic Garden, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, buy something for everyone on your list at Riche Terre Mall, and take an in-depth tour of L'Aventure du Sucre.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Pamplemousses trip planner .

Frankfurt, Germany to Pamplemousses is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Frankfurt to Pamplemousses is 3 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Frankfurt in January: high temperatures in Pamplemousses hover around 35°C and lows are around 28°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Tue) before leaving for Anse La Raie.

Things to do in Pamplemousses

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Island Wings Mauritius, Easy Dive Mauritius, Chateau De Labourdonnais, Plage de Trou aux Biches, Riche Terre Mall
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Plage de Trou aux Biches ©
Plage de Trou aux Biches
Chateau  De Labourdonnais ©
Chateau De Labourdonnais
Easy Dive Mauritius ©
Easy Dive Mauritius

1
night
Anse La Raie

Anse La Raie ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): kick back and relax at Anse La Raie Beach, then admire the striking features of Government House, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Balaclava Public Beach.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Anse La Raie journey planner .

Anse La Raie is just a stone's throw from Pamplemousses. In January, daytime highs in Anse La Raie are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car to Balaclava.

Things to do in Anse La Raie

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Government House, Balaclava Public Beach
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Anse La Raie Beach ©
Anse La Raie Beach
Balaclava Public Beach ©
Balaclava Public Beach
Government House ©
Government House

4
nights
Balaclava

Balaclava ©
Peer out over the turquoise horizon of the Indian Ocean from the comfort of your beach chair on a Balaclava holiday.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mont Choisy Beach, Ved Holistic Care Centre and Turtle Cruise. Get in touch with nature at Pointe aux Piments Public Beach and Domaine Les Pailles. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Phare d'Albion and Aapravasi Ghat. Step out of Balaclava with an excursion to Albion Lighthouse in Albion--about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kaylasson Temple, take a stroll through China Town, meet the residents at Mauritius Aquarium, and examine the collection at The Photographic Museum.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Balaclava trip itinerary maker website .

Balaclava is just a stone's throw from Anse La Raie. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in January, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Beau Champ.

Things to do in Balaclava

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Louis, Triolet, Pointe Aux Piments, Albion, Mont Choisy Beach
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Mont Choisy Beach ©
Mont Choisy Beach
Ved Holistic Care Centre ©
Ved Holistic Care Centre
Pointe aux Piments Public Beach ©
Pointe aux Piments Public Beach

1
night
Beau Champ

Beau Champ ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ile aux Cerfs as well as Ile des Deux Cocos. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): head off the coast to Ile des Deux Cocos, take in the awesome beauty at Montagne Du Lion, then get great views at Siva Soopramaniar Kovile Bel-Air Riviere Seche, and finally admire the sheer force of Grand River South East Waterfalls. On the next day, step off the mainland to explore Ile aux Cerfs.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Beau Champ trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Balaclava to Beau Champ in an hour. In February in Beau Champ, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Le Morne.

Things to do in Beau Champ

Nature Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ile des Deux Cocos, Ile aux Cerfs, Montagne Du Lion, Siva Soopramaniar Kovile Bel-Air Riviere Seche
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Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs
Ile des Deux Cocos ©
Ile des Deux Cocos

5
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.
You've added Piton Canot, Le Morne Kite School, KiteSchool Morne Village, and other attractions to your itinerary. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Gris Gris Beach and Le Morne Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Black River Gorges National Park and Crystal Rock. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Le Morne Brabant, explore the activities along Underwater Waterfall, see Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing, and stop by Rhumerie de Chamarel.

To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Le Morne trip maker website .

Drive from Beau Champ to Le Morne in 1.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Le Morne can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Le Morne

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Mauritius, Chamarel, Souillac
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Le Morne Beach ©
Le Morne Beach
Le Morne Brabant ©
Le Morne Brabant
Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve

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