Being a volcanic island, Mauritius boasts a range of dramatic mountains that are perfect for hiking and climbing. You can explore the rich culture of Mauritius by taking a tour of its temples, churches, mosques and other religious structures. But that's not all. The terrible beauty of Mauritius' natural beauty is much more than that, and the only way to experience it is to explore the island itself.
If you haven't been to this paradise before, or if you are traveling there for the first time and you are thinking of making the most of your trip, here's how to enjoy a great vacation in Mauritius:
1. Book a luxury stay – whether traveling with your family or with a partner, accommodation is always a major concern. While in Mauritius, you don't want to miss the opportunity to stay in some of the best hotels or resorts. Would you do that? Therefore, when planning your vacation in Mauritius, look for accommodation that is luxurious and in the best surroundings. Balaclava, Flic en Flac and Trou aux Biches are the three main areas where you will find the best hotels, resorts and luxury villas.
If you are heading to your honeymoon in Mauritius, there is a wide range of resorts on pristine white sand beaches known for their exemplary ministry, great food, various sports activities, balloon travel, spa treatments, luxury private transfers at airports and much more. Some of the options you can consider are Constance Belle Mare Plage Resort, Tamarina Hotel, Anahita Resort, Merville Beach Hotel and Lux Grand Gaube Resort.
2. Visiting an exotic beach – One of the main reasons why Mauritius attracts millions of tourists from all over the world is its wonderful choice of beach. You can sit and relax, go for a walk on the beach or go for activities like windsurfing, kite surfing, snorkeling and more. Apart from these, there are other things you can do to unleash the side of your adventure, such as parasailing, water skiing, snorkeling and submarine rides to explore the beautiful sea life filled with colorful reefs and gorgeous fish.
For honeymoons, nothing can be better than a beach destination. And this island is the perfect escape to heaven, where couples can enjoy the most romantic moments of their lives.
3. Offshore Excursion – Be sure to visit the popular beaches when visiting Mauritius, but exploring city life can make your vacation complete. There are many attractions for each type of tourist. If you are a nature lover, you can visit forests, parks, gardens and waterfalls to see the majestic beauty of nature. If you are a religious person you do not want to miss the famous religious sites which include Ganga Talao, Church of Saint Gabriel, Kaylasson Temple and Ronaq-Ul-Islam Sunnee Mosque.
Head to the Central Market in Port Louis, the capital of Mauritius, to eat, shop and walk the streets for a glimpse into the busy life of Mauritius. The city has the largest marketplace, reflecting an old charm where you can enjoy local and fresh food and buy handmade items as a memory of your trip. Don't miss out on buying Mauritius jewelry, souvenirs, Buddha heads and filled dodos.
4. Mauritius Road Lunch – The island has many opportunities for a meal. Here you can enjoy delicious local Mauritian food at an affordable price. Both vegetarian and non-vegetarian restaurants offer something special. Non-vegetarian dishes include creole Rougaille, Daube, Vindaye and octopus curry, while vegetarian lovers have dishes like Dholl Puri, Roti Chaud and Samosas. Complete bliss.
On your honeymoon in Mauritius, you can plan a romantic dinner with your loved one in a private beach setting while enjoying the best of cuisine. La Table du Château, Restaurant Château Mon Désir and Restaurant Le Capitaine are three of the top choices you can consider for a sophisticated experience.
Brief facts about Mauritius that every traveler should know
While planning your vacation in the picturesque islands of Mauritius, you need to know some important facts if you want to enjoy as much as possible.
English and French are widely used in Mauritius.
To learn more about Mauritania's local life, you need to visit the locals.
It is advisable to rent a car and drive by yourself to explore the island comfortably.
Don't get trapped by taxi drivers claiming to take you on a beach excursion. Just stick to your guide.
Avoid excessive shopping talks, as Mauritius does not appreciate it.
Consider shopping at tax-free shops and not buying expensive items on your credit card.
Avoid buying bottled water as it can be very expensive. Instead, give priority to tap water that is particularly safe to drink.
If you have budget constraints, we recommend staying on the east coast.
Always wear a tanning lotion before going out in the sun.
Mauritius is truly a vacationing paradise and a fantastic holiday destination that will make you fascinated by its enchanting beauty, offering you an experience like no other. And if you want to make the most of your vacation, include all of the above in your itinerary.
Source by Bruce Thomsan