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Things to do in Rivière Noire District

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Amusement Park
“Multi-activity park: (allow at least one day) safari, aviaries, educational farm, quad excursions, Segway 4x4, buggy, ziplines, walk with lions or tigers. More than 2000 multicolored birds of 150 different species. To discover absolutely!”
  • 68 locals recommend
Sports Bar
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“If you want to go for some dance moves, enjoy the big willys for a fun night out”
  • 28 locals recommend
Park
“Black River Gorges National Park is a national park in the hilly south-western part of Mauritius. It includes humid upland forest, drier lowland forest and marshy heathland. Facilities for visitors include two information centres, picnic areas and 60 kilometres of trails. There are four field stations in the park which are used for National Parks and Conservation Service and Mauritian Wildlife Foundation research and conservation projects”
  • 36 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“Food court. Supermarket. Shops (clothing). Restaurants. KFC. Steak house Spur.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice Restaurant and most special the environment is just wonderful. suitable for all kind of event and holiday, business, honeymoon travelers. Live music every Friday & Saturday evening. Advice to book in advance. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Beach
“Flic en Flac is a lovely long, tree lined beach which wasn't crowded during weekdays and weekend mornings. There are more people in the afternoons on Saturday and Sunday avoid end of the month. Well known for snorkelling. Lots of food trucks. Can easily get a beer and some local snacks to enjoy the view”
  • 19 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“The most popular pub in flic en flac. Awesome place to chill.Great vibes and nice music”
  • 14 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
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“Good chinese / mauritian cusine on the beach front, always busy would recommend booking a table for the evening.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Nature
“Beautiful place to visit. Fresh air in a very dense part of the island! Enjoy the scenery, relax, breath! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Located in the South of the island, the distillery offers guided tours, tastings of agricultural rum distilled on site, a shop and a restaurant.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Nature
“The seven colored earth is a natural phenomenon and a prominent tourist attraction. The colors evolved through conversion of basaltic lava to clay minerals. It is a relatively small area ofsand dunes comprising sand of seven distinct colours (approximately red, brown, violet, green, blue, purple and yellow).”
  • 16 locals recommend
National Park
“At Black River Gorges National Park you can take an easy two hour walk (9km) on a forest track from Petrin Information Centre to the Black River Peak - the highest point on the island. In the park you can catch glimpses of the elegant white Paille-en-queue (straw in the tail) bird flying over the canopy in these forested hills. If you want to see macaque monkeys, you are likely to see them cavorting along the railings at Black River Peak viewpoint. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“You can book a day boat trip to swim with the dolphins, then stop in a small island to have lunch and drinks ( softs, beers, rhum, water..) unlimited. Nice plan for a day. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“ Ruisseau Créole Shopping Center is located on the west coast of Mauritius. Ruisseau Créole is said to be one of the best kept secrets in the island of Mauritius – it offers an outstanding mix of old and new nestled in a landscape of mountain and sea. A large variety of shops offering quality clothing from well-known brands such as Diesel (street wear), 5th Avenue (clothes and accessories), and Quiksilver (beach wear) are available at Ruisseau Créole Shopping Center. Further shops located in the shopping complex sell golf accessories, children clothes, surf wear, shoes, jewelry, local handicrafts, deco/furniture/gifts, organic and gluten-free products.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Place to eat
“The lovely sandy beach and the crystal turquoise sea is splendid. Have a swim then visit a snack van and taste the mauritian cuisine - gateau piment, min frire or fresh fruit served with chilli! ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The food here never disappoints. The service is good. Friendly and casual and social hub of La Gaulette. ”
  • 7 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Sports Bar
“If you want to go for some dance moves, enjoy the big willys for a fun night out”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice Restaurant and most special the environment is just wonderful. suitable for all kind of event and holiday, business, honeymoon travelers. Live music every Friday & Saturday evening. Advice to book in advance. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
“Good chinese / mauritian cusine on the beach front, always busy would recommend booking a table for the evening.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The food here never disappoints. The service is good. Friendly and casual and social hub of La Gaulette. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Lounge
“Jam dan Lakaz on wednesdays: Live music. Techno music on fridays, and more commercial clubbing on saturdays”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best stakes on Mauritius! For all meat lovers. better to call for a booking.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Restaurant with open terrace on first floor. Seaviews. Chinese, Indian and local menus.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“Tired of Mauritian food and you want some French cuisine at Tamarin (less than 20 mins drive)”
  • 7 locals recommend

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