Mauritius famously known as ‘the star of the Indian Ocean’ is a place where holidays and holidays become memorable and special for a variety of reasons. The mild tropical climate of this heavenly island is surrounded by the calm and tender Indian Ocean. Its fine luxury hotels and villas combined with unparalleled Mauritian hospitality makes the island the most sought after place for holiday destination.
Whether you are single or married, divorced or widowed, young, or old, Mauritius offers recreation and enjoyment for everyone and for all ages. The climate of Mauritius is quite acceptable to everyone. It is situated near the tropic of Capricorn where the sunshine and heat is never too intense, and quite bearable and enjoyable.
In considering Mauritius for your holidays or excursion, one never gets disappointed with the variety of weather suitable to everyone. Mauritius offers a culture full of diversity and attractions. With population mainly comprising of Indians, Muslims, Chinese, and Sino-Mauritians, Creole, Franco Mauritians, one becomes part of its diversity and culture.
The interesting thing about Mauritius is its delicious and sumptuous cuisine. Popular varieties are Creole, Chinese, European, and Indians. People belonging to any part of world relish themselves with their traditional dishes. Moreover, traditional Mauritian cuisines like Rougaille, Sounouk, Octopus stew, Daube de Poisson, and Biryani (Mauritius version), Alooda (Mauritian beverage) and snacks like Dholl puri (national food of Mauritius), Gateaux piment, Samoussa, and Baja Etcetera.
Mauritians also celebrate their own cultural festival around the year and anyone visiting here in any time of the year usually gets one or more festivals to celebrate. Mauritius offers several spectacular and worth watching places full of sight and sound in harmony with nature.
Places of interest include famous botanical gardens like Jardin Botanique de Pamplemousses, which is also considered as Mauritius’ jewel in the crown. The coloured earth of Chamarel offers rare sight of beauty and splendour. Visitors interested in birds, find in the Casella bird park great variety of birds from all over the world. Ile aux Cerf is a small island where visitor have water sports, sunbathing, restaurants and several souvenir stalls.
The nature park Domain Les Pailles is also worth watching, particularly for those who have interest in countryside. The aquarium hosts some 200 species of marine life. Other sightseeings are nature park Domaine du Chasseur, Le Val Nature Park, water parks, Tamarin falls, Trou aux Cerf, Vanilla Crocodile and Tortoise Park, karting places and well-known Creole houses and villas.
The luxury hotels and villas offer accommodation at different rates and timings. Beside 5-star, 4-star, 3-star hotels, and luxury villas like Le prince Maurice, One and Only Le Saint Geran, Le Touessrok, Royal Palm, The Oberroi, Maradiva villas Resort and Spa, Beau Rivage, Paradis Hotel and Golf Club, Belle Mare Plage and in others Mauritius also offers Timeshare villas and resorts to make your holidays very special and delightful. In deciding the holiday destination for you and your family, Mauritius gets top vote for its sights and sound, natural beauty, luxury hotels and villas, climate and hospitality. It is a place where your dreams come true and you can make your holidays truly memorable and special.