Translating to ‘Black river’ the Rivière Noire district in Mauritius is well known for its charming beauty on the western region of the island. Though this place witnesses lesser amount of rainfall as compared to the neighbouring ones, it is considered to be amongst the least populated area, making it more pristine. As per the area, this place is amongst the top largest ones in Mauritius and a must visit for travelers who wish to explore some of the hidden gems of any tropical paradise, just like this one.
Having majorly a rural essence overall, this place also has some parts of Port Louis in the territory along with some region of Quatre Bornes. There’s no dearth of activities in the area and a touristy vibe will surely attract you from far off!
5 Things To Do In Albion Rivière Noire
While you’re planning to head to Mauritius, here’s a list of things that you ought to check out in Albion Rivière Noire. Check out this list for a fun experience!
1. Hire A Car
Renting a car is definitely one of the-most romantic things to do in Mauritius. The island has an extensive motorway and widespread coastal roads. While taxis could be expensive and time consuming, a car is at your disposal 24/7. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to wind through sugarcane plantations, city centre, and markets all at your free will. Take a romantic scenic drive from Pamplemousse towards Pieter Both or down south to Chemin Grenier and Le More. Nothing compares the freedom of driving around with your partner to explore the whole island.
Price Per Car: INR 9,000 onwards
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2. Chamarel Village
The little village of Chamarel in South Mauritius is one of the most famous Mauritius attractions and one of the best places to visit in Mauritius for honeymoon. This village is famous for its colored surfaces (result of some geological locchaa) with a mix of purples, yellows, oranges, and reds. The uneven volcanic surface is also home to the highest waterfall in Mauritius. These natural beauties are usually visited as part of a combined trip popularly known as the visit to Seven Colored Earth. Keep this on the top of your list of Places to visit in Mauritius during your Mauritius honeymoon.
Mauritius Honeymoon Tips: This could be a great place to propose your better-half all over again and make them fall for you!
3. Relish Mauritian Spas
You simply cant run short of romantic things to do in Mauritius, and relishing a spa treatment definitely tops the chart. Spa treatment is also one of the best things to do in Mauritius in February as the month is really hot. The Spa at Four Season Resort Mauritius at Anahita is one place where you will find a mix of Indian, African, Chinese and European therapeutic spas. You and your partner would love to be buffed with their signature Mauritian fusion spas and massage. Its a two three hour soothing experience that’ll get you started for the forthcoming nights on your Mauritius honeymoon!
Price Per Therapy: INR 1,500 onwards
4. Grand Bassin
High up in the mountains, almost 1800 feet above sea level, lies a breathtaking lake, which is among the most romantic Mauritius honeymoon destinations. The Grand basin is also considered as a sacred lake as per Hindu beliefs. It is said that this place was discovered by a famous pandit known as Jhummon Giri Gossagne Nepal, who used to reside in a village located on the northern region of the island called as Triolet. This interesting legend must make a part of your places to visit in Mauritius as it is believed that the waters inside the crater communicates with the waters of holy Ganges of India. Indian connection, yahan bhi-!
Parasailing in Mauritius is a great sport to start with. It not just gives you a birds-eye view of the lagoon, but also an unmatched thrill. This is the best place to lose yourself in the magnificent turquoise waters and their vastness. The duration differs from place to place, but basically a parasailing flight is about 5 to 15 minutes. Parasailing is a thrilling sport but make sure you double check your safety gears and harnesses before taking off. This fun sport is surely not to be missed if you wish to experience absolute as you watch the beautiful views from up above. So, are you feeling excited already?
Adventure level: Moderate
Where: Grand Baie, Trou d’eau Douce, and Ile aux Cerfs.
Swimming required: No
Tips: If you carry your camera, make sure that you strap it properly.
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We hope that this list will help you pick the best experiences that this place has in store for every traveler. While you’re at it, making plans and picturing that much awaited fun experience in the serene land that has it all. Don’t worry if you aren’t that outdoorsy, this place will let you get the best of Mauritius. So, what are you waiting for? Plan a trip to Mauritius for a memorable holiday that you’ll surely enjoy in the tropical land!