At a Glance

Location of Activity:

West Coast of Mauritius

Duration:

7.5 hours (7:00am - 2:30pm)

Itinerary:

  • Enjoy a complimentary breakfast
  • Swim with the dolphins
  • Snorkelling at the coral reef (time permitting)
  • Barbecue lunch, drinks and live music
  • Relaxing on Benitiers Island

Mauritius Excursion: Swim with Wild Dolphins and Lunch on Benitiers Island

Rated 5.00 out of 5 based on 4 customer ratings
(4 customer reviews)

From 68.00

Highlights

  • Start your day with a complimentary breakfast, served at 7:00am
  • Enjoy a full-day excursion on the West Coast of Mauritius
  • Spend 2.5 hours swimming with the dolphins in their natural environment
  • Snorkel in the crystal clear waters near the coral reef
  • Enjoy a delicious barbecue lunch and live music on Benitiers Island
  • Spend the afternoon tanning and relaxing on Benitiers Island


At a Glance

Location of Activity:

West Coast of Mauritius

Duration:

7.5 hours (7:00am - 2:30pm)

Itinerary:

  • Enjoy a complimentary breakfast
  • Swim with the dolphins
  • Snorkelling at the coral reef (time permitting)
  • Barbecue lunch, drinks and live music
  • Relaxing on Benitiers Island

Product Description

HOW TO MAKE A RESERVATION:

Step 1: Select the number of people in your group (above). The calendar and booking form will appear.

Step 2: Select your date in the calendar. The price will be shown at the bottom of the booking form. Fill in the required information in the booking form.

Step 3: Select ‘Add to Cart’ and then select ‘Proceed to Checkout’.

Step 4: Fill in the required billing information and select ‘Proceed to Paypal’ to pay securely with your credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) or Paypal account. You will receive an immediate confirmation of your reservation.


Highlights:

  • Start your day with a complimentary breakfast, served at 7:00am
  • Enjoy a full-day excursion on the West Coast of Mauritius, from 7:30am to 2:30pm
  • Spend 2.5 hours swimming with wild dolphins in their natural environment
  • Snorkel in the clear waters and view the Crystal Rock (time permitting)
  • Enjoy a delicious barbecue lunch and live music on Benitiers Island
  • Spend the afternoon tanning and relaxing on Benitiers Island

DESCRIPTION:

Get ready for the experience of a lifetime: swim with dolphins in their natural environment, snorkel in the crystal clear waters near the coral reef, and enjoy a delicious barbecue lunch on Benitiers Island.

You’ll start your day with a delicious complimentary breakfast, which includes croissants, pains au chocolat, sandwiches, fruits, tea, coffee, and water.

Once you get on board the speedboat, the professional and qualified skippers will start by briefing you on the most important aspects of this experience, including:
 

  • The types of dolphins that you will encounter and their habits
  • Guidelines for sustainable dolphin watching
  • Security measures on the boat
  • Swimming procedures

 
You will then enjoy 2.5 hours on the open sea, swimming with wild dolphins and snorkelling near the coral reef (time permitting).

After you swim with dolphins, you will head to Benitiers Island. You will go across the Crystal Rock and have a magnificent view of Le Morne mountain. Once on the island, the crew will start preparing a delicious barbecue lunch, and it will be served at around noon. Afterwards, you will have the leisure to tan, relax and enjoy the lagoon and island while enjoying some live music.

Lunch Menu on Ile aux Bénitiers:
 

  • Barbecue: Seafood skewer, fish, chicken sausages, garlic bread, and various salads
  • Dessert: Grilled Banana
  • Drinks: Soft drinks, water, fruit juice, wine, rum, and beer
  • Note: A vegetarian menu can also be proposed on demand

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • A delicious complimentary breakfast
  • A 2.5-hour encounter with wild dolphins in the open sea
  • Snorkelling at the coral reef (time permitting)
  • Snorkelling gear
  • Sea shoes for Ile aux Benitiers
  • Rain coats for rainy days
  • A barbecue lunch and drinks on a tropical island
  • Time to relax and suntan

TO BRING:

  • Sun cream and a towel
  • Swimsuits (already put on)

MAP:

Important Info

This is an early morning activity that begins at 7:00am on the west coast of the island.

This outing is not recommended for pregnant women. All children under 12 years old should be accompanied.

Important:

When you book this product you will receive an immediate confirmation email, as well as a second email within three days with your pickup time (if you have booked transportation through us), or with the exact meeting location (if you are arranging your own transportation). If you are arranging your own transportation, it is your responsibility to arrive at the meeting location by 7:00am.

In almost all cases (90%+) you will see the dolphins. However, if this is not the case, a second outing will be offered on the boat free of charge. It’s important to note that there will be no refund once you have completed the activity.

4 reviews for Mauritius Excursion: Swim with Wild Dolphins and Lunch on Benitiers Island

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  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    Diana

    Great crew, wonderful experience and a lot of dolphins!!! After we had a great time to relax while the crew made very tasty barbeque dinner… 🙂 I want to repeat!

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

    Kelsie

    Even if you have to wake up very early for this activity, it’s worth it. Seeing these beautiful dolphins in the stunning bay of Tamarind was a dream come true for me and my partner. It was surreal being so close to the wild dolphins as they swam around us in the ocean. Highly recommended.

  3. Rated 5 out of 5

    J.C.

    A perfect day swimming with dolphins in Mauritius. Thank you for organising everything so perfectly.

  4. Rated 5 out of 5

    Maria from South Africa

    I would rate it a 5!!! Was great!!

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