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Mauritius Travel Guide

5 reasons to travel to Mauritius

The island of Mauritius is the destination of dreams: it is a natural paradise, surrounded a crystal-clear lagoon which is home to coral reef and various fish in their vibrant colours. Here are five reasons why you should definitely travel to Mauritius.

  • 1.
    Dive in the Indian ocean
  • 2.
    Up close with dolphins
  • 3.
    Head out on a hike
  • 4.
    Discover the imposing landscapes
  • 5.
    Interact with the welcoming population

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Is this the destination for you?

To visit the island of Mauritius, is to visit a true little paradise. We'll give you all our recommendations in this article, then you can decide if this destination is made for you, or not.

You should go if

  • You love beaches, beaches and even more beaches!
  • You swear by the sun and lazing around! A guaranteed suntan.
  • You dream of meeting dolphins in Mauritius.
  • You love luxurious flora and you aren't afraid of venturing into the heart of the jungle.
  • You haven't slept since you discovered the existence of chilli cakes.
  • You're fascinated by Mauritian fauna and you've only one desire: to be there for the giant tortoises' laying season!

You shouldn't go if

  • You don't really like swimming or lazing around.
  • You're a city person and you need your dose of large towns to survive.
  • You have a small budget.
  • You love to make a marathon of visiting museums and cultural sites.
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