38 days in Mauritius Itinerary

38 days in Mauritius Itinerary

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38 days in Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  26​h
1
Grand Baie
— 13 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h
2
Rodrigues Island
— 10 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Chamarel
— 12 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Toronto

13
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: Port Louis (The Crown Lodge & Blue Penny Museum), Casela World of Adventures (in Cascavelle) and Beau Champ (Grand River South East Waterfalls & Anahita Golf Club). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at SSR Botanic Garden, step off the mainland to explore Ile aux Cerfs, stroll through Pereybere Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Flic en Flac Beach.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Baie road trip planning tool .

Toronto, Canada to Grand Baie is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mauritius Time (MUT), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Toronto in November, things will get much warmer in Grand Baie: highs are around 32°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rodrigues Island.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Port Louis, Pointe de Flacq, Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, Moka
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SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden
Pereybere Beach ©
Pereybere Beach
Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs

10
nights
Rodrigues Island

Rodrigues Island ©
Flung far out in the middle of the Indian Ocean, rocky Rodrigues Island sits in a turquoise lagoon surrounded by a fringing coral reef.
Rodrigues Island is known for parks, beaches, nature, shopping, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Grand Montagne Nature Reserve, step off the mainland to explore Île aux Cocos, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Johns Church, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Rodrigues Island online road trip planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Grand Baie to Rodrigues Island takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In December, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 18th (Wed), you're off toChamarel.

Things to do in Rodrigues Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Trou d'Argent Beach ©
Trou d'Argent Beach
Cat Island (Ile aux chats) ©
Cat Island (Ile aux chats)

12
nights
Chamarel

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chamarel: Souillac (Robert Edward Hart Memorial Museum & Gris Gris Beach), Les 7 Cascades (in Riviere Noire) and La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Chamarel’s Seven Coloured Earth Geopark, take some stellar pictures from Piton Canot, look for gifts at Rhumerie de Chamarel, and examine the collection at Curious Corner of Chamarel.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Chamarel travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Rodrigues Island to Chamarel in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In December in Chamarel, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chamarel

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Mauritius, Bel Ombre, Le Morne, Riviere Noire, Souillac
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Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
Curious Corner of Chamarel ©
Curious Corner of Chamarel

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