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Best things to do in Mauritius

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Garden
“Take a trip to the famous botanical gardens and see some rare and stunning flora and fauna.”
50 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“On the beautiful west coast of Mauritius atop the sugarcane fields with the majestic Rempart Mountain in the backdrop, lies Casela World of Adventures. Spreading over a surface of 250 hectares, Casela has successfully established itself as the leading attraction of the island with a plethora of activities for families and couples. Whether you choose to explore the safari on Quad, feed the giraffe or dive into the canyons, Casela has got something for everyone. The park with is home to a wide variety of species and heart throbbing activities. Casela is known to be the only place in the world where visitors can swim with dolphins in the morning , have a camel safari ride at midday and walk with lions in the afternoon! A host of activities are included in the entrance.Add a little of African adventure to your holidays and experience one of the most exciting places in Mauritius!”
60 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“La Croisette is the most faithful representation of the Western World available in Mauritius. It is a wide, modern and well-maintained mall with many luxury shops, fine dining restaurants, and sophisticated public areas. Although it sure pleases, it is quite expensive for locals and is rather empty even on weekends.”
50 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“In our opinion the best supermarket in the area. You will also find a range of shops and restaurants here.”
27 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Conveniently located in the centre, it is easily accessible via the highway and includes a large parking space. It hosts restaurants, shops, supermarkets, and a movie theater, offering a wide range of products and services for all budgets.”
26 locals recommend
Bar
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“It's the one place in Town where you'll always find a party any night of the week. ”
34 locals recommend
Park
“Excellent indicated hiking trails, for all levels of fitness (children welcome) also possible to hike and swim in the rivers (rainy season). It is possible to see monkeys and lots of bats as you hike along !!”
27 locals recommend
Golf Course
“We can help you with many tours and activities because we care for our client's happiness”
31 locals recommend
Sports Bar
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“Its happening on a Friday night, a mix of young and older and there is often live music. You may also opt to have dinner there and stay for a dance. The space is open and not closed in which is agreable.”
25 locals recommend
Clothing Store
“Food court. Supermarket. Shops (clothing). Restaurants. KFC. Steak house Spur.”
22 locals recommend
History Museum
“The Sugar museum is an ideal place to learn about the island's most famous crop, Sugar cane.”
26 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Mall situated in the capital of Port Louis where you would be able to discover many types of cuisines also their is a historic museum over there ”
22 locals recommend
Beach
“Great beach! More relaxed than Grand Bay and close to some nice restaurants. ”
20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A wonderful and picturesque restaurant with individual dinning areas inside and out, great place for a romantic evening.”
27 locals recommend
Temple
“Grand Bassin, an extinct volcano, now a lake high up in the mountains about 1800 feet above sea level is the most sacred Hindu place on the island of Mauritius. It is also a well-known place of interest. On the spot you will be able to visit a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. The people of the island believe it is filled with holy waters from the River Ganges in India on the occasion of Maha Shivaratree people make pilgrimages from their homes to the lake on foot, carrying religious carts(Kawals) the whole way. There is also a majestic 108 foot statue of Shiva which brings a touch of uniqueness to that specific location.”
15 locals recommend
Park
“Kids love this animal breeding park sculpted among lush foliage, where they can hold a baby Aldabra tortoise or crocodile, fruit bat or iguana, visit the insectarium and fossil museum, and play on the jungle playground before heading to the Hungry Crocodile restaurant.”
14 locals recommend