17 days in Mauritius Itinerary

17 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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17 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Cape Town
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Grand Baie
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Le Morne
— 6 nights
Drive + bus:  1​h
3
Port Louis
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Cape Town

8
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.
Octopus Diving Centre has been added to your itinerary. Do your shopping at Studio 44 Mauritius and Grand Baie Bazaar. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Mont Choisy Beach and Pereybere Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Grand Baie: Poste Lafayette (Bras d'Eau Public Beach, Post Lafayette Beach, & more) and Pointe de Flacq (Constance Links Golf & Sagar Shiv Mandir). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Chateau De Labourdonnais, enjoy the sand and surf at Pointe aux Piments Public Beach, stroll through Grand Baie Beach, and don't miss a visit to Notre Dame Auxiliatrice.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Baie vacation planner .

Cape Town, South Africa to Grand Baie is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Cape Town to Grand Baie, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cape Town in February: high temperatures in Grand Baie hover around 35°C and lows are around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Le Morne.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Poste Lafayette, Cap Malheureux, Riviere du Rempart, Pointe Aux Piments, Pointe de Flacq
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Anse La Raie Beach ©
Anse La Raie Beach
Octopus Diving Centre ©
Octopus Diving Centre
Mont Choisy Beach ©
Mont Choisy Beach

6
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 now added L'Amistad to your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Le Morne Brabant and Flic en Flac Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Curious Corner of Chamarel and The Martello Tower Museum. Explore Le Morne's surroundings by going to Scuba & Snorkeling (in Flic En Flac), La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles) and Gris Gris Beach (in Souillac). And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Seven Colored Earths, don't miss a visit to Crystal Rock, admire all the interesting features of International Slave Route Monument, and kick back and relax at Le Morne Beach.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Le Morne online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Grand Baie to Le Morne takes 1.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Le Morne are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Port Louis.

Things to do in Le Morne

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Chamarel, Flic En Flac, Mauritius, Bel Ombre, Le Dernier Comptoir
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Le Morne Brabant ©
Le Morne Brabant
Flic en Flac Beach ©
Flic en Flac Beach

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes China Town, The Crown Lodge and L'Aventure du Sucre. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): examine the collection at The Photographic Museum, try to win big at The Crown Lodge, and then take a stroll through China Town. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Jummah Mosque, contemplate the long history of Citadel, take in nature's colorful creations at SSR Botanic Garden, then take an in-depth tour of L'Aventure du Sucre, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Balaclava Public Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Port Louis travel route site .

Traveling by car from Le Morne to Port Louis takes an hour. In February, daily temperatures in Port Louis can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Louis

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Pamplemousses, Balaclava Public Beach
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L'Aventure du Sucre ©
L'Aventure du Sucre
SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden
Blue Penny Museum ©
Blue Penny Museum

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