After breakfast at the hotel, proceed for full day South Island tour which includes visit to Curepipe town, crater of Trou aux Cerf, Grand Basin and Chamarel Coloured Earths. Begin the tour with a drive to Curepipe town located on the central plateau of Mauritius. Curepipe is a bustling highland commercial centre famous for its rainy weather, volcanic crater and retail shopping. Spend sometime in the town by doing some shopping in duty free shops. Then continue the drive to Trou aux Cerfs, an extinct volcanic crater to enjoy the lovely views of the crater and the plateau.
Then proceed to Grand Bassin which is considered as sacred lake by Hindus. Discover the serene beauty of the lake and as you proceed to Chamarel, enjoy the panoramic view of the Black River Gorges. Visit the Chamarel Seven Colored Earth to see the dune like mounds of different colors. Return to the hotel. Recommended tours: Tandem Sky Diving or full day Catamaran Cruise For skydiving, the take off is done from the Sugar fields of Mon Loisir in the north eastern part of Mauritius. Enjoy the scenic flight offering a complete 360º bird’s eye view of Mauritius's awesome coastal, inland and mountain scenery. After reaching 10,000 feet, you will get once in a life time experience of tandem skydive harnessed to an experienced qualified instructor.
The total duration of the skydive excursion is of about 1 hour, including ground training, 25 minutes flight to 10,000 feet, 1 min free fall and 5 mins parachute flight. If you are not an adrenaline junkie, you can opt for catamaran cruise which offers you the opportunity to see dolphins and snorkel in the beautiful lagoon. The cruise departs from Black river and sails to Tamarin Bay where you will get the chance to encounter dolphins in their natural habitat. The catamaran stops in some key locations for snorkeling breaks where you can enjoy a swim and snorkeling inside the lagoon. This tour includes a BBQ lunch buffet set onboard the catamaran.
Overnight in Mauritius.