Probably one of the most fascinating and beautiful island in Africa, Mauritius can be one of the best Africa destination for every tourist. This world-in-one island is situated in the middle of the turquoise Indian Ocean with wonderful locals, warm and peaceful, beautiful landscapes that has so much to offer: excellent food, luxurious resorts, bird watching, hunting, three or four hotels, a great botanical garden, beach bars and other great places to explore.
If you decide to try something new this summer and have a different vacation, Mauritius island is the right place to be, because its biggest asset is the relaxed atmosphere from that area and welcoming people. A place that will make you feel like home. The island is loaded with historic places, cultural diversity, great sightseeing and breathable panorama.
Mauritius is your perfect vacation with white sand beaches that are surrounded by the amazing blue Indian Ocean, beautiful mountains that complete this picture. The population is approximately 1.3 million with 68 percent Indian people and the rest are Creole, Chinese, French, plus English and South Africans. The country’s official language is English, but they also speak French, Mauritian Creole, Hindi and other languages.
The island has great places to visit, two of them being UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Aapravasi Ghat and Le Morne Cultural plus the colonial capital of Port Louis, a very old horse racing track in the world at Champs de Mars, the Blue Penny Museum plus two beautiful parks: the Black River Gorges National Park and the Casela Wildlife Park.
Spending your summer vacation in Mauritius will be a smart choice, because it has a variety of places to explore and admire, welcoming locals and a fascinating island with affordable prices for accommodation. Plus, the cuisine is delicious with a mix of Creole, Chinese, Indian and European. So, there are a few great restaurants to try with excellent food such as Le Chateau de Bel Ombre, considered to be the best in Mauritius or Le Barachois with a true Mauritian eating experience.
As for the activities, there are lots of outdoor activities that you can try such as horseback tour of the island, great golf courses on the island, deep see fishing, mountain trekking or water sport. Interested more on shopping? Here you can find local arts and craft stores, as well as outlets with famous brands.
Mauritius is the perfect travel destination for all tourists seeking for quiet moments, relaxing time to lay down and admire the nature, the amazing blue Indian Ocean where you can swim or walk by on white sandy beaches. A wonderful location that can be called the paradise.