20 days in Mauritius Itinerary

20 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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20 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  13​h
1
Chamarel
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Grand Baie
— 11 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Melbourne

8
nights
Chamarel

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Attractions like La Vanille Nature Park and Le Morne Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Chamarel: Takamaka Boutique Winery (in Vacoas), Heritage Nature Reserve (in Bel Ombre) and Gris Gris Beach (in Souillac). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Chamarel’s Seven Coloured Earth Geopark, see the interesting displays at Curious Corner of Chamarel, tour the pleasant surroundings at La Cambuse Beach, and admire the sheer force of Les 7 Cascades.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Chamarel holiday planning app .

Melbourne, Australia to Chamarel is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Mauritius Time is minus 6 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Melbourne in July: high temperatures in Chamarel hover around 29°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Chamarel

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mauritius, Le Morne, Riviere Noire, Blue Bay Beach, Gris Gris Beach
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Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
La Vanille Nature Park ©
La Vanille Nature Park
Gris Gris Beach ©
Gris Gris Beach

11
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.
Attractions like Pereybere Beach and Mont Choisy Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Grand Baie side-trips: Beau Champ (Grand River South East Waterfalls & Anahita Golf Club), Siva Soopramaniar Kovile Bel-Air Riviere Seche (in Bel Air) and Nature Photo Gallery Moka Mauritius (in Moka). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at SSR Botanic Garden, head off the coast to Ile aux Cerfs, stop by Island Gems And Jewels, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Baie road trip website .

Getting from Chamarel to Grand Baie by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July in Grand Baie, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Port Louis, Beau Champ, Mont Choisy, Trou aux Biches, Pamplemousses
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Pereybere Beach ©
Pereybere Beach
Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs
Flic en Flac Beach ©
Flic en Flac Beach

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