Activities to be done in Mauritius

When there is not enough wind to go kitesurfing, don't worry... you will have a lot of other things to do in Mauritius!


Please find below a non-exhaustive list of activities, some of which are off the beaten tracks, to inform and reassure you!

 A star * means that we can help you organize the activity or give you the contact number of an appreciated operator.

Nautical activities

Sup paddling Ile aux Bénitiers Mauritius
Sup paddling in Le Morne Mauritius
Snorkelling Mauritius
Scuba diving Mauritius

  • Surfing
  • SUP paddling, touring * or in th waves *
  • Snorkelling in big lagoons * ; Diving *
  • Traditional sailing boat trip in beautiful lagoons *
  • Swimming with dolphins *
  • Fishing with local fishermen *
  • Canyonning
Ti Régate traditional boat tour Mauritius
Swimming with dolphins Mauritius
Boat trip with a fisherman Mauritius
Canyonning at Seven waterfalls Mauritius

Island day trips around Mauritius

  • Ile aux Bénitiers *
  • From Mahébourg to Ile aux Cerfs *
Ile aux Cerfs Mauritius
Speedboat to get to Ile aux Cerfs Mauritius
Paradise in Ile aux Cerfs Mauritius
Ile aux Bénitiers Mauritius


Morne Brabant mountain Mauritius
Souillac hike Mauritius
Seven waterfalls hiking Mauritius
Fine view of Le Morne Brabant Mauritius

  • Hiking up to Le Morne Brabant *
  • 7 waterfalls hike *
  • Hikes in Black River National Park *
  • Hiking up to Lion mountain in Mahebourg *
  • The Wild South : from Souillac to Rivière des Anguilles *
  • Wild track behind Le Morne Village *
Tamarin Seven Waterfalls Mauritius
Wild South Mauritius
La Prairie from the mountains Mauritius
Chamarel from Black River Piton Mauritius

Local culture

  • Cook with local mums *
  • Fish seashells and shrimps with Le Morne madams *
  • Creol style hair braiding *
  • Sew traditional Sega dresses *
  • Mauritian style barbecue *
Fish carry à la Créole Mauritius
Barbecue on Ile aux cerfs Mauritius
Traditional sega dance Mauritius
Mauritian barbecue Mauritius


  • The capital Port-Louis : market, citadelle, Caudan, ...
  • Mahebourg and Blue Bay : market, sea side plaza, natural aquarium, ...
  • Pamplemousses Botanic garden
  • The North and the East of Mauritius
  • Chamarel : Coloured earths, rhum factory, funny visual illusions Museum, ...
  • Grand Bassin and Bois Chéri
  • Rochester Falls and the South Mauritius beaches : Bel Ombre, Riambel, Rivière des Galets
  • Casela or la Vanille Animal parks, etc...
  • Etc...
Mahébourg market Mauritius
Pieter Both Mauritius
Ile Plate from Grand Gaube Mauritius
Sunset above Le Morne Mauritius