Discover the South and its rich history...
Succumb to the charm of Mauritius’ South as you discover one exquisite bay after another. This unique road trip will introduce you to the untamed beauty of a coastline that has lost none of its natural appeal.
Aboard a comfortable minivan, you’ll discover this unspoiled part of Mauritius thanks to your driver and guide, who’ll reveal the history of each of the areas you visit. Enjoy a journey through time that will take you from Baie du Jacotet to Baie de La Prairie, along one of the most beautiful roads in the world.
One of the excursion’s starting point is the perfect introduction to the exceptional flora and fauna of the South. The Heritage Nature Reserve – whose entrance is housed in the historic summer residence of the island’s former governors – provides access to the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Bel Ombre, the L'Abbatis des Cipayes and the Frederica Nature Reserve, whose remarkable wildlife you’ll discover on foot, in a buggy or 4x4, or by quad, in the company of professional guides.
Our tour of the South is an opportunity to admire extraordinary views, to learn about the region’s history, crafts, culture and cuisine… and to get to know the locals.
Are you ready to discover the story of the South?
Useful information :
Arrivals and departures : pick-ups and drop-offs for hotels in Bel Ombre
Route : From Baie du Jacotet to Baie de La Prairie
Duration : 1 hour 30 minutes
Price : Rs 350 per adult
Excursion available on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays (at 9:30am and 1pm).