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Best things to do in Mauritius

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Garden
“Take a trip to the famous botanical gardens and see some rare and stunning flora and fauna.”
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Amusement Park
“On the beautiful west coast of Mauritius atop the sugarcane fields with the majestic Rempart Mountain in the backdrop, lies Casela World of Adventures. Spreading over a surface of 250 hectares, Casela has successfully established itself as the leading attraction of the island with a plethora of activities for families and couples. Whether you choose to explore the safari on Quad, feed the giraffe or dive into the canyons, Casela has got something for everyone. The park with is home to a wide variety of species and heart throbbing activities. Casela is known to be the only place in the world where visitors can swim with dolphins in the morning , have a camel safari ride at midday and walk with lions in the afternoon! A host of activities are included in the entrance.Add a little of African adventure to your holidays and experience one of the most exciting places in Mauritius!”
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Shopping Centre
“La Croisette is the most faithful representation of the Western World available in Mauritius. It is a wide, modern and well-maintained mall with many luxury shops, fine dining restaurants, and sophisticated public areas. Although it sure pleases, it is quite expensive for locals and is rather empty even on weekends.”
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Shopping Centre
“In our opinion the best supermarket in the area. You will also find a range of shops and restaurants here.”
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Shopping Centre
“Conveniently located in the centre, it is easily accessible via the highway and includes a large parking space. It hosts restaurants, shops, supermarkets, and a movie theater, offering a wide range of products and services for all budgets.”
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Bar
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“It's the one place in Town where you'll always find a party any night of the week. ”
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Park
“Excellent indicated hiking trails, for all levels of fitness (children welcome) also possible to hike and swim in the rivers (rainy season). It is possible to see monkeys and lots of bats as you hike along !!”
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Clothes Shop
“Food court. Supermarket. Shops (clothing). Restaurants. KFC. Steak house Spur.”
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Golf Course
“The island of Ile aux Cerfs lies off Trou d’Eau Douce in the largest lagoon of Mauritius and offers 87 hectares of luxuriant vegetation and preserved, white, sandy beaches. Besides the Ile Aux Cerfs Golf Club, one can also experience three beach restaurants and engage in a wide variety of activities on Ile aux Cerfs. Every day Mauritians and tourists visit the island; they depart in boats from the village of Trou d'Eau Douce and spend the whole day on the island. Several water sports activities are available on the island.”
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Sports Bar
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“Its happening on a Friday night, a mix of young and older and there is often live music. You may also opt to have dinner there and stay for a dance. The space is open and not closed in which is agreable.”
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History Museum
“The Sugar museum is an ideal place to learn about the island's most famous crop, Sugar cane.”
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Shopping Centre
“The Caudan is one of the oldest mall built in Mauritius. Located on the docks of Port-Louis, it includes many high-end boutiques, duty-free shops, and cheap food vendors. It also hosts two great business hotels: Le Labourdonnais and Le Suffren.”
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Beach
“Great beach! More relaxed than Grand Bay and close to some nice restaurants. ”
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Restaurant
“A wonderful and picturesque restaurant with individual dinning areas inside and out, great place for a romantic evening.”
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Church
“Cap Malheureux owes its importance to a small chapel: Notre Dame Auxiliatrice, commonly known as the Red Roof Chapel. Enjoy the sunset and appreciate the quality of the meticulous carpentry work and its giant clam holy water stoup.”
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Nightclub
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“la plus célébre discothèque d'île, clientèle locale jeune. Animée les samedsi après 1h du matin ”
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