Formally known to be the “Sir Seewoosagur Botanic Garden”, the national Mauritius botanical garden is a home to the variety of the prevailing species here. Ranging from flora to fauns, you’ll love this home to the nature.
One of the attractions at Mauritius is this Black River Gorges National Park. This park is in the hilly South-western part of Mauritius. This is a picnic point for tourists. Being the hilly area, wild life and other creatures are likely to be there. Many endemic plants and animals still occur in the park including Mauritian flying fox and island’s endemic birds.
Lie aux Cerf’s is an island near the east coast of Mauritius. In English it is known as the deer island. Instead of deer, there are number of beautiful beaches on this island. These are considered as the worlds beautiful beaches. Tours are organized to this island for natives as well travelers.
Port Louis is the business and administrative capital of the Island. It is also the country’s economic, cultural, political centre and the most populous city. It is sandwiched between the Indian Ocean and a mountain backdrop. It reflects Mauritius modernity and tradition. There are number of places which increase the beauty as well as the importance of Port Louis.
The Grand Bassin is known as Ganga Talav in Hindi. It is a crater lake. It is deep in the heart of Mauritius.
Chamarel is a village whose population is the lowest in Mauritius. This village is primarily known for its scenic locations and nature attractions in its neighborhood. Seven colored earth, Chamarel Falls and Black River Gorges National park are the neighbors of this village.
Mauritius is an island of volcanic origin. These can be causes for interesting elevations of mountain ranges, waterfalls and cliffs. Trou Aux Cerfs is located approx. in the center of Mauritius.
Ile Aux Aigrettes is a tiny coral island just off the coast of the town of Mahebourg. It is a conservation site. It has got its name from a colony of Egrets, which inhabited the island during the 1600’s. Egrets are graceful white fishing birds with long legs.
Gabriel Island is also known as Lot Gabriel. It is a small island located near the Round Island and Flat Island at the extreme North of Mauritius. The size of Gabriel Island is smaller than the Flat Island and its highest point is of 28 meters. This island is a protected natural reserve and is most famous for its beautiful unspoiled beaches, with crystal clear water surrounding the entire island.
Eureka House is a unique Creole house built in 1830. It is located by the river of Moka. It is an elegant Creole residence originally by British and French aristocrats in the 19th Century. It is one of the largest houses on the Island. The house is filled with antiques and photos of the period. The house has a magnificent garden surrounded by water falls of the Moka River.
Le Morne Brabant is a peninsula at the extreme south-western tip of Indian Ocean Island of Mauritius. Its summit height is 556 meters (1824 ft) above the sea level.
Casela Nature and Leisure Park is located in the western part of Mauritius. It is spread over the area of 14 hectares. It is a home to over 1500 birds and over 150 species of animals and reptiles, such as lions, monkeys and giant turtles.