Sports Activities and Leisure Attractions in Mauritius

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Activities around nature in Mauritius

You have decided to go to Mauritius as part of your next vacation? It is a perfect choice as this country in the Indian Ocean is a destination most appreciated by many travelers. With a focus on family, Mauritius stands out for its unmatched conviviality. For your holidays, enjoy the various activities you will find around the island.

Swimming with dolphins

Adults and children will certainly be delighted to meet wild and free dolphins. Why not go to the Bay of Tamarin and Black River to discover these sublime animals that crisscross the Indian Ocean? It is one of the most popular activities in Mauritius which appeals to all members of the family. Better yet, in Mauritius, you will have the opportunity to swim with these elegant creatures. Just bring a mask and a snorkel for a successful dolphin encounter. Just make sure you book it with a professional team to ensure your safety and respect the dolphins.

An unforgettable day on a paradise island

Children tend to appreciate the transparent blue sea, and they will be amazed by the treasures that Mauritius offers. So, offering them a superb catamaran cruise that will take them to a small paradise island just off the coast of Mauritius is a great idea. You will have the opportunity to reach the Ilot Gabriel in the North in just 2 hours or opt for a cruise in the lagoon around the Benitiers island in the West. Once there, you can discover a turquoise lagoon and swim there, admiring the corals and sea life. As for your children, they will be able to give free rein to their imagination with a spectacle of picture-perfect landscapes.

The beauty of Casela amusement park

Casela amusement park is open to all children, regardless of their age. This is a beautiful park in a natural setting in the West. If you want to spend a pleasant day with your children, this park is the recommended place to do it. There your family can admire hippopotamuses, lions and even giraffes. You will also have access to a heart-racing zip line and canyoning route. Segway and quad activities are also available. This park is the ideal place to enjoy sublime family moments.

Getting to Domaine de l’Etoile

The Domaine de l’Etoile is one of the main tourist destinations of Mauritius. It is characterized by large natural forest areas. The site proposes various leisure activities, including horse riding or buggy and quad rides. Otherwise, you can ‘fly’ on the ziplines……Unforgettable memories during your stay in Mauritius.

The exotic animals of Vanille Park

Your children must certainly be passionate about animals. Once in Mauritius, you can bring them to discover the Vanilla Park with its unusual creatures. More importantly, they will be able to see how to take care of these animals. The highlight of the day, which your children can attend, is the famous “crocodile feeding".

Return to Le Morne Brabant

Discovering Mauritius is complete when visiting the Morne Brabant mountain. The site is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Le Morne Brabant is an imposing mountain that rises at 550 meters. It is advisable to do the climb, because the view from the top is simply breathtaking. The landscape is spectacular, and the site is full of stories that will amaze you. Yes, it’s a 3-hour hike, but even non-athletes will gladly recommend it.