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Mauritius Island Depth Tour (7 Days)

Mauritius, an island in the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, will fascinate you. The contrast of colors, cultures and tastes makes the island charming, romantic and hypnotizing. Here, you have the opportunity to experience unparalleled luxury, natural beauty and emotional awakening: a level of refinement that surpasses that on offer in other tropical holiday destinations. Mauritius is an island that offers natural beauty, and emotional wakening. Come escape to Mauritius and spend a relaxing holiday on this lovely island where guests are free to relax on the beach, take part in any number of outdoor activities, or meander the small towns.
This proposal offers certain tours (Day 1, 2, and 3) but guests are free to change as required. 

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Heritage Awali Hotel
The Heritage Awali Golf & Spa Resort is immersed in the multi-cultural landscape of a cosmopolitan island, combining subtle refinement that still recalls the beautiful traditions of an African way of life. The hotel blends seamlessly into the bountiful nature of the Domaine de Bel Ombre, which is bordered by an ocean that boasts multiple shades of blue. As an ultimate reminder of the strong bond with Africa, the fiery glow of the setting sun colors the land in shades of ochre and sets the horizon ablaze with a golden glow. After sundown, soft lighting and the murmur of the night take over.

Villa Caroline Beach Resort
Located on the west coast, in the heart of the village Flic en Flac, this small hotel is settled on one of the most beautiful beaches of the island. Majestically posed on the edge of a precious beach, Villa Caroline offers you a turquoise lagoon sheltered by the coral reefs. Legendary Mauritian hospitality welcomes guests. 

La Palmeraie Beach Resort
Behind its majestic doors lies a magnificent and secluded residence. With its unique and alluring Moorish architecture and romantic ambience, La Palmeraie offers every guest an intimacy that cannot be experienced elsewhere in Mauritius. The warm and open atmosphere coupled with the friendly and hospitable Mauritian culture invites our guests to experience something new.

Verandah Grand Baie
The 94 rooms have been completely renovated and redecorated in a Creole style with contemporary accents. The natural light, plush new furniture, a flat screen TV and a beautiful bathroom found in the hotel’s rooms create a welcoming and lovely space. With their toes submerged in the white sands, sun lovers can relax on the newly created beach around the pool or on the new deck overlooking the main beach, all also refurbished and enhanced. The Ti Lambic bar proudly shows off its new style where one can enjoy a refreshing Cocktail while enjoying views of the bay. 

Arrive to Mauritius
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Our representative will welcome you at the airport and escort you by private car to your hotel. 

Tour Complete Tea Route Tour
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You will discover traditional aspects of Mauritius through the Mauritian Tea Route, starting at Domaine des Aubineaux and its gardens. Domaine des Aubineaux is a colonial house built in 1872 that has been converted into a museum dedicated to the history of Mauritian Tea.
After your visit to the museum you will continue to the gardens - Camphor tree garden. While strolling in the Camphor tree garden, enjoy the diversity of exotic plants and trees of the endemic forest, the views of the impressive tea plantation, and the overall breathtaking natural beauty. You will then be served a delicious buffet of tea and scones in the famous Tea Room.

The tour will continue with a visit to Bois Chéri, the second stop in the Mauritian Tea Route tour. The Bois Chéri is the first and biggest tea producer in Mauritius, operating since 1892. After a guided tour of the factory, you will visit the tea production museum where you can learn a bit about the history of tea. Bois Chéri currently produces a new range of flavored teas, green teas and herbal teas, and you will be invited to taste them while enjoying a panoramic view form the southern part of the island.
The last stop on the tour will be the Saint Aubin house, built in 1819. The estate grows sugar cane and processes it to make sugar and delicious agricultural rum. You will see the manufacturing of the later at the distillery, as well as the interesting transformation process of the vanilla orchid from flower to aromatic pod. You will be tken to your hotel mid-afternoon.

Catamaran Cruise Day Cruise to Flat Island
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Enjoy a day filled with sun, drinks, delicious food and loads of fun! Your catamaran cruise starts at 08:45, departing from Grand Bay, and you will be privy to a an unforgettable cruising experience on a luxury 42 ft Catamaran from Grand Bay to Flat Island. The crew will make sure to make your time more enjoyable, and they will be happy to tell you about local tales, jokes, and to play local Mauritian music that will lift the spirits of all the people on board.

The sailing time is around 1.5 hours before reaching Flat Island. Sometimes during this trip you will be able to see whales as well as dolphins. If this will happen, the crew will stop the boat, in order for you to observe these great animals from close in their natural environment.
At around 12.30 you will enjoy full delicious BBQ lunch buffet set on the Flat Island main beach. Please note that the menu includes fish, chicken and sausages served with a variety of side dishes and fresh salads. If you are a vegetarian, please advise us before, so we can arrange the necessary additions to the lunch.
At around 14:30, you will leave Flat Island, heading back to Grand Bay. During the sail back light snacks and drinks are provided. The anticipated return to Grand Bay is at approximately 16:30, from
where you will be transferred to the hotel. An added bonus for this excursion is that you can enjoy a full open bar service offering a selection of beverages, including both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.

Mauritius South-Chamouny Tour
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Depart on a full day excursion to the South and Chamouny, passing through Grand Bassin, Vallée des couleurs Nature Park, Chamouny Waterfalls, fern gardens, Gris-Gris of Souillac, Rochester waterfalls and the Crocodile Farm & Nature Park.
First you will visit the Grand Bassin, a holy lake for Mauritians of Hindu faith. The Hindu community performs a pilgrimage every year on the day they honor the God Siva. Maha Sivaratri/“Siva’s Great Night”.

Later you will continue to Chamouny and the Vallée des Couleurs, a nature reserve of breathtaking beauty with its enchanting waterfalls, fern gardens, local plants, and its famous and unique colored earth!
The tour will continue to the cliffs of Gris-Gris of Souillac on the Southern tip of Mauritius. Gris Gris received its name for its gloomy atmosphere. The next stop is the Rochester waterfalls, located near the southern coast of Mauritius, and in an area full of natural wonders and interesting formations. The organ-pipe shaped basalt columns near the waterfall and the signs of lava balls revealed from the way are really spectacular.
The final stop for this tour is the Crocodile Farm & Nature Park, home to various animal and reptile species and plants, and set in a beautiful rain forest valley with natural freshwater springs. Following the visit to the Crocodile Park, you will return to the hotel.

Beach Stay
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Enjoy a leisurely day on the beach relaxing and swimming. If you prefer to take an excursion rather than stay on the beach, please contact our representative at any time with your inquiry. Some lovely options are as follows:
-Catamaran cruise
-Boat trip to Bénitiers island where you can swim with dolphins
-Sunset private cruise
-Underwater sea walk
-Whale watching
-Water skiing or other sea sports
-Diving
-Trekking the canyon and zip line activities
-Playing golf
- Hiking & trekking tour
-Mauritius Safari and Bird park
-National Botanical Garden
-Giant tortoises park (Rodrigues)
-Exclusive helicopter tour
-Car hiring with driver services

 

Flight back home
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The last day of your stay in Mauritius has arrived and we suggest you spend the day shopping for lovely handcrafts and souvenirs. Our private car will transfer you to the airport to catch the flight back home and do not worry for Mauritius welcomes you back at any time!

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Heritage Awali (5 Stars, All Meals – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
From June 1st to September 30th, 2013
6 Nights Double deluxe room: RMB22,000 per person
Single supplement: RMB9,600
From October 1st to 31st, 2013
6 Nights Double deluxe room: RMB25,300 per person
Single supplement: RMB11,500
From November 1st 2013 to September 30th, 2014
6 Nights Double deluxe room: RMB24,600 per person
Single supplement: RMB10,800
From October 1st to 31st, 2014
6 Nights Double deluxe room: RMB28,400 per person
Single supplement: RMB12,880

La Palmeraie (4 Stars, Breakfast and Dinner)
From June 1st to September 30th, 2013
6 Nights Double superior room: RMB14,820 per person
Single supplement: RMB5,400
From October 1st to 31st, 2013
6 Nights Double superior room: RMB16,100 per person
Single supplement: RMB5,900
From November 1st 2013 to September 30th 2014
6 Nights Double superior room: RMB16,600 per person
Single supplement: RMB6,020
From October 1st to 31st 2014
6 Nights Double superior room: RMB18,030 per person
Single supplement: RMB6,600

Verandah Grand Baie (3 Stars, Breakfast and Dinner)
From June 1st to September 30th, 2013
6 Nights Double standard comfort room: RMB15,400 per person
Single supplement: RMB5,700
From October 1st to 31st, 2013
6 Nights Double standard comfort room: RMB16,400 per person
Single supplement: RMB6,100
From November 1st 2013 to September 30th, 2014
6 Nights Double standard comfort room: RMB16,900 per person
Single supplement: RMB6,300
From October 1st to 31st, 2014
6 Nights Double standard comfort room: RMB18,000 per person
Single supplement: RMB6,670

Villa Caroline (3 Stars, Breakfast and Dinner)
From June 1st to September 30th, 2013
6 Nights Double standard room: RMB12,500 per person
Single supplement: RMB6,640
From October 1st to 31st, 2013
6 Nights Double standard room: RMB14,100 per person
Single supplement: RMB5,750
From November 1st 2013 to September 30th, 2014
6 Nights Double standard room: RMB13,700 per person
Single supplement: RMB7,300
From October 1st to 31st, 2014
6 Nights Double standard room: RMB15,520 per person
Single supplement: RMB6,330
** This trip can be extended to 9 nights – please contact us for details! **

Including:
Lodging and meals (*as indicated) in the itinerary
Three private guided excursions departing from your hotel
All surface transfers by private car or boat as in the itinerary with English-speaking assistance
Entrance fees and local guides in the parks and reserves
English-speaking guide during your excursions
All touristic taxes

Excluding:
Any gratuities (Please note that a tips at the time of service are customary)
All beverages not previously mentioned - alcoholic and non-alcoholic - including bottled water
All long haul and regional flights
Personal items such as phone, fax, laundry