Port Louis

The friendliness and hospitality of the Mauritians add a touch of folklore to the beauty of the Mascarene Islands, which comes from its magnificent beaches and preponderant nature.

Port Louis, capital of Mauritius, is named for Louis XV. It is an open port on the Indian Ocean in the heart of the archipelago of the Mascarene Islands. The city enjoys a mild climate that will make your stop an idyllic stay. During the stop in Port Louis don’t forget to place a bet at the Crown Lodge and immerse yourself in the atmosphere of the racetracks. You can observe crocodiles and giant tortoises that inhabit the nature reserve of Vanille. Finally, the majestic Ile des Deux Cocos will amaze you, popping up from the sapphire ocean.

Not to be missed:

• The magnificent waterfalls of Chamarel

• The majestic Ile des Deux Cocos

• The crater of Trou aux Cerfs