Mauritius, conceivably Africa's wealthiest destination is a total paradise with tons to do.
Surrounded by perfect white sand beaches and breath taking scenery Mauritius is the model of true democracy of every African nation, one can witness its democratic impetus first hand. Tourist as well as the locals refresh themselves with country made rums, cold drinks and ice cold beer with fresh seafood like fish, octopus, prawns, snappers, lobster etc and the on beaches it always sound with music inspiring dancing till late in the night.
Beaches and the colour of the waters that surround Mauritius leave people speechless along with the sense of the world that lies just beyond.
There are enormous major attraction for the tourist in Mauritius including parks, islands, gardens, waterfalls and many.
Mauritius Botanical Garden, also known as Pample mousses Garden and SSR Botanical Garden, is one of the most popular tourist attraction in Mauritius, and is located near Port Louis. It is the oldest botanical garden in the Southern Hemisphere.
Indeed one can see many endemic plants and animals can be found in the black river gorges national park including the Mauritian flying fox, Mauritius kestrel, pink pigeon, Mauritius parakeet, Mauritius cuckoo-shrike, Mauritius bulbul, Mauritius olive white-eye, Mauritius grey white-eye and Mauritius fody.
Another major attraction for the tourist is lle aux Cerf's island
One can be sure to have a day of relaxation and fun on one of the picture-postcard beaches, and to enjoy a swim and snorkeling in the lagoon.
Port louis the capital of the Mauritius and the largest city is surrounded by mountain range along with many historic and colonial buildings
The main tourist attractions in Port Louis include the Caudan Waterfront, Port Louis Bazaar, Police Barracks, the Mauritian Chinatown and the old Port Louis theatre. The capital has also three museums which are: the Blue Penny Museum, the Mauritius Natural History Museum and the Mauritius Stamp Museum.
Grand Bassin, known also as Ganga Talao a lake situated in a secluded mountain area in the district of Savanne, deep in the heart of Mauritius is a holy lake for Mauritian of Hindu faith. It is said that the water inside the lake communicates with the waters of the holy Ganges of India which makes it one of the major tourist attraction.
Chamarel park ,the seven coloured earth is a unique place where one can explore the clay earth of 7 color along with the
great view of the neighboring falls and of the lush vegetation all around.
The colors of these unique dunes are red, brown, violet, green, blue, purple and yellow, purple and red are predominant.
Dornant volcano, Trou aux Cerfs is one of the main attractions of Curepipe. In the center of the crater there is a small lake. From the view point on the crater one can have a spectacular view of major part of Mauritius Island.
Gabriel Island being a protected natural reserve famous for its beautiful unspoiled beaches, with crystal clear water surrounding the entire island catches eyes of many tourist around the world.
One can try his luck at one of many casino’s which can be found across the country. To get rid of stress or to revive senses with wonderful beauticare products, on a unique journey of harmony and tranquility, at one of the beautiful spa’s. most resorts provide a range of packages catering to all and specially to newly weds. The island’s safe beaches and gentle seas make the destination a great place for families. Activities include seeing tigers, monkey’s, gaint tortoise a zoological day out and a ‘unique walk with lions’.One can also sail in a beautiful catamaran, while watching a spectacuilar sun set. It also delight sensitive tourists with its impressive arrey of luxury resorts, a catamaran cruise to one of the island or an overnight yatch trip.
Among the divings i.e. scuba diving, sky diving, etc you can experience a unique way of diving without evergetting wet on board a real submarine. Other thrills like ‘deep sea fishing’, parogliding, kite surfing, trekking, ATV rides, riding cruiser, bikes, helicopter, sea plane trips, parasailing and canoeing can be enjoyed.
This jouney to paradise can also be cheap, with one bedroom flat, one rental car cost US $320 and US $350 a month with utility bills much cheaper as compared to other countries. Luxurious five star hotels and resorts, small hotels, three star hotels and one/two room flats on monthly rental basis are available.
One should experience this paradise in the world as it is rightly said by someone that first Mauritius was made and then heaven