Beaches in Mauritius

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Tamarin

Tamarin

Tamarin Beach is located at the bay of Tamarin between Flic en Flac and the village of Black River. Being among the most popular beaches of the island, it is famous as a surfing and kite surfing spot. Standing on the beautiful white sandy beach of Tamarin, enjoy the incredible panoramic view of the Black River mountain range overlooking the lagoon.

La Preneuse

La Preneuse

About 5 km away from Tamarin is found La Preneuse beach which about 2km long of white sandy beach, It is the ideal place for a nice swim, for relaxation in the shade of the casuarinas trees, for snorkeling with its surrounding coral reefs. You will also be able to visit the well preserved Martello Towers which was built in the years 1810 and now converted into a museum on the beach of La Preneuse.

Le Morne

Le Morne

Located on the South-Western point of the island, Le Morne is among the most spectacular place of Mauritius. The beach is found at the foot of the Le Morne Brabant which is an impressive 556 metres high mountain which was declared a National Heritage on 24th January 2006. The beach consist of beautiful white coral sand and characterized by its crystal clear water. Enjoy a swim in the beach lagoon of Le Morne with a unique scenery with Le Morne Mountain as background.

Bel Ombre

Bel Ombre

Located in the village of Belle Ombre in the South part of the island, Bel Ombre beach is among the longest beach in Mauritius, characterized by crystal clear water, sandy bottoms, shallow waters and a beautiful view to the bay.

Gris Gris

Gris Gris

Located on the Southern end of Mauritius, Gris Gris is a completely different from the other beaches of the island. The sea at Gris-Gris is very rough with the waves crashing against the black cliffs made of volcanic rock offering an amazing show of the power of nature. The waves are incredibly powerful and the landscapes offer opportunities for beautiful panoramic view. Not very far away if the famous “La Roche qui Pleure” known for its beautiful scenery offered by the crashing of waves against the huge rocks giving the impression that the rocks are crying.

Blue Bay

Blue Bay

Located near the village of Mahebourg in the south east of Mauritius, Blue Bay is a very popular beach with its clear crystal blue water and soft white sand. The beach is perfectly for relaxation and walks along the beach under the shades of the casuarinas trees. Blue Bay is also very famous for the Blue Bay marine park, the first marine park in Mauritius. It is ideal for snorkeling with a variety of fish, crabs and other sea animals among the rocks and corals.

Ile Aux Cerfs

Ile Aux Cerfs

Located off the east coast of Mauritius, Ile aux Cerfs is among the most popular tourist destination known for its sandy beaches, clear blue lagoon and wide range of activities such as treetops adventure, parasailing, water skiing among others. Ile aux Cerfs is also famous for its 18 holes golf course covering an area of 38 hectares.

Poste Lafayette

Poste Lafayette

Located in the village of Poste Lafayette in the North East of Mauritius, the beach of Poste Lafayette changes from pristine white sandy beaches to stretches of black rock landscapes. It is characterized by its calmness.

Belle Mare

Belle Mare

Located along the East Coast, Belle Mare Beach is known for its calm waters. It consists of a long white sandy beach stretching till the next small village of Trou d’Eau Douce making it ideal for sport activities like jogging and walking. Bordered by lush green grassland covered by many trees and plants, the beach is perfect for picnics and relaxation.

La Cuvette

La Cuvette

La Cuvette beach is a few meters away from the centre of Grand Baie. Driving from Grand Baie centre to Pereybere, the small and intimate La Cuvette beach can be found situated on the left side. You may either relax on sun loungers on the beach or enjoy the crystal clear blue lagoon which is ideal for swimming.

Grand Gaube

Grand Gaube

Grand Gaube beach is a calm place ideal for relaxation. For those seeking quietness away from the hustle and bustle of cities, you will enjoy the peaceful atmosphere and fresh sea breeze of Grand Gaube beach.

Pereybere

Pereybere

The lively beach of Pereybere is located between the villages of Grand Baie and Cap Malheureux in the north of the island. Its calm beautiful lagoon is ideal for swimming, snorkeling and a range of water activities. Pereybere beach has several nearby facilities and other amenities such as various restaurants, fast food stalls scattered along the beach among others as well as services like ATM cash points and souvenir boutique.

Grand Bay

Grand Bay

Located in the north part of the island, Grand Baie beach is popular for its emerald coloured lagoon and a number of facilities are available such as restaurants, supermarkets among others. It is a lively village where a wide range of water activities are available including scuba diving, big game fishing or kite surfing among others. It is also known for its night life with its numerous night clubs, bars and other facilities.

Mont Choisy

Mont Choisy

Located in the north of the island between Poite Aux Cannoniers and near Grand Baie, Mont Choisy is the longest and among the beautiful beaches of the island. It is characterised by its gentle turquoise waters, white sandy beach and rich marine life. Enjoy activities such as such as jogging, swimming and water activities on the beautiful beach of Mont Choisy. Grab the opportunity to relax and sunbathe while enjoying the clear turquoise blue lagoon.

Trou aux Biches

Trou aux Biches

Located in the North West end of the island, Trou aux Biches is famous for its white sands and calm blue waters. It is the ideal spot for snorkeling with its rich marine life. Other water activities such as water skiing, parasailing, kayaking, boat racing, big game fishing and diving are also available. Enjoy romantic walks along the beach with the amazing evening sunset.

Flic en Flac

Flic en Flac

Lying on the west coast of the island, Flic en Flac beach is among the longest white sandy beaches of Mauritius. It consists of a turquoise blue lagoon protected by coral reefs. Flic en Flac is ideal for swimming, snorkeling among other sea activities. Enjoy romantic walks along the beach with the amazing evening sunset.

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