West Coast of Mauritius

Make merry on premium, palm-fringed, white sandy beaches – spectacular settings for magical holidays. Enjoy a host of exciting water sports while sheltered from gusty winds. The West Coast has seen minimal additional development over the past few years, resulting in the preservation of its natural beauty.

MUST-SEE TOURIST ATTRACTIONS

Base yourself in this region for its convenient location close to Port Louis, Mauritius’ capital. Discover colourful coral reefs while diving or snorkelling along its beautiful shores. Enjoy sensational dolphin spotting and observe the resident dolphin pods frolicking in the warm azure waters.

CASELA NATURE AND LEISURE PARK

Seek out the endangered pink pigeon and observe 150 other bird species. Choose the thrill of walking with lions and watching other animals such as giant tortoise, monkeys and other species. A real mecca for nature lovers, the park is host to a variety of exotic plants and flowers. Enjoy a wide range of adventure activities, from canyoning to fishing, quad biking and loads more.

Come across plenty of hippo and other aquatic species in the lakes of the Valley. Watch wild animals come to feed against the steep escarpment of the gorgeous Great Rift. Experience explosive animal interactions – Black rhino, lion, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, leopard, elephant, buffalo and greater kudu can be seen mingling or grazing alone.
BLACK RIVER GORGES NATIONAL PARK

Explore Mauritius’ best national park and be enchanted by the breathtaking waterfalls, fauna and hiking trails. Look out for the 9 endemic bird species and the 300 species of flowering plants. Browse through some shops in nearby Flic-en-Flac and buy yourself a souvenir before treating your taste buds to some luscious island cuisine in one of the wonderful restaurants. Hang out in the bars or head to the beach for some fun in the surf.

LE MORNE BRABANT MOUNTAIN
Walk down memory lane as you scale the famous Le Morne Brabant Mountain, perhaps walking in the footsteps of runaway slaves.