Mauritius shows off its beauty and offers adventure everywhere you look or go on this magnificent island of 2040 square kilometres, ringed by the Indian Ocean, the only known home to the ancient and now extinct Dodo bird. Located 200km off the south eastern coast of Africa, it was formed by a volcano and is a part of the Mascarene Island group.
Blessed with crystal clear lagoons all teeming with marine life, ancient rainforests alive with wildlife and waterfalls, hiking trails and home to an energy vortex deep in the countryside at Riambel. Luxury resorts dot the coastline and offer pampering, water sports, and relaxation in a tropical climate. The spice-laden, heady blend of French, Indian, Creole Chinese and Mauritian cultures culminate in Mauritius’s exquisite cuisine. Explore the markets in Port Louis for fresh food and local handicrafts.