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The Best Time to Visit Mauritius

When is the best time to visit Mauritius? The answer depends on your preferences, and what you’d like to do. Let’s have a look at the advantages and disadvantages of visiting during different times of the year: Peak Season (mid December to mid January) This is the most popular (and also most expensive) time to […]

Ile aux Cerfs

What is the best place to stay in Mauritius?

If you’re wondering what the best place to stay in Mauritius is, the answer is… well, it depends on what you’re looking for and the type of traveler you are! Let’s explore some of the popular choices and the reasons tourists choose to book their accommodation there. Grand Baie / Grand Baie (North): Walkability and […]

July Weather in Mauritius

July weather in Mauritius can be compared to July weather in Paris or Frankfurt and is warmer than summers in much of the UK and definitely Ireland. The only difference is July in mid-winter in Mauritius. Fair weather typically dominates, with rainfall typically relatively light and short-lived, making it an ideal time for some of […]

June Weather in Mauritius

Just as June is the start of summer in the northern hemisphere, it’s the start of winter here in the southern hemisphere. However, that doesn’t mean the weather in Mauritius in June will be “wintery” by European or South African standards. Tips: Just like May, June is an ideal month for Sea Activities. Swimming With […]

May Weather in Mauritius

May Weather in Mauritius May is a beautiful time of year to visit Mauritius. As May is outside of the high season, there are fewer visitors. In addition, heat, humidity and rainfall are on the decrease, while visitors are often treated to bright, sunny skies and very comfortable temperatures. Tips: Despite the fact that temperatures […]

Mauritius Beach

April Weather in Mauritius

April Weather in Mauritius April weather in Mauritius is characterized by slightly decreasing temperatures, humidity and rainfall. April is the last official month of summer in Mauritius. Temperatures and humidity subside as the month goes on, but remain hot through the entire month. Tips: While temperatures begin to fall slightly in April, the sea remains warm […]

Mauritius Dolphin Flip

Swimming With Wild Dolphins In Mauritius: Tips & Tricks

Swim with Dolphins in Mauritius Swimming with wild dolphins in Mauritius is a once in a lifetime experience. Here are a few tips and tricks to keep in mind before you take the plunge. Don’t Expect The Dolphins To Preform Unlike dolphins in captivity, wild dolphins are not trained to entertain an audience. In fact, you may feel […]

Top 10 Souvenirs of Mauritius

Top 10 Souvenirs of Mauritius

Are you guilty of making your friends and family envious with your fabulous Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat posts of your incredible Mauritian vacation? We suspect that your answer was a solid “yes”. How can you make it up to them, you ask? By bringing back an authentic and thoughtful souvenir of Mauritius, of course. […]

Chamarel, Mauritius / Ile Maurice

Evidence of Ancient “lost Continent” Under Mauritius

Who would have thought that under our beautiful island there would a “lost continent”? As it turns out, a team of researchers has discovered chunks of continental crust that broke off from a super-continent, known as Gondwana, 200 million years ago! According to Science Alert, the team has now shown that the rocks under Mauritius […]