Top 5 Must-Try Things in Mauritius

Anyone that knows me, already knows that I cannot shut up about my trip to Mauritius. Mauritius, an Indian Ocean island nation, is known for its beaches, lagoons and reefs. This place is very close to my heart, so I wanted to share 5 things to do in Mauritius that everybody should try.

1. Go for underwater Sea Walk.

Underwate Sea Walk

You can enjoy a safe and fascinating underwater walk on the ocean bed and witness firsthand the mesmerizing marine life of Mauritius, the beautiful fauna, corals, and a wide variety of fish, all in their natural habitat. You can capture this moment with a go-pro yourself or ask the divers to make a CD for your memories.

2. Take an underwater submarine ride.

Submarine ride in Mauritius

You can enjoy a dream adventure of going underwater to 35 meters depth on board of a real submarine. I guarantee you, you cannot either shut up about it afterwards.

3. Try Mauritian cuisine.

Trying some Mauritian cuisine

You can lie down at the beach and enjoy the Mauritian cuisine. Its pretty much revolves around seafood – whether it’s curries, stews, Chinese dishes or Indian, it’s seafood-based. But there are some good options too for vegans as well. Definitely try the vegan Biryani with okra and soya chunks as well as the stuffed bitter melon.

4. Go for Dolphin watching.

Dolphin watching in Mauritius

You get a unique chance to explore the spectacular lives of these magnificent marine mammals in their aquatic habitat. Swimming with dolphins and encountering whales are both incredibly moving experiences. Make sure to pre-book your Dolphin watching tour before you land in Mauritius in peak seasons.

5. Go for Sky-diving.

Sky-diving in Mauritius

This activity makes you feel light as a bird, flying in the air, enjoying the breathtaking views below. It is a once in a lifetime experience that you can hardly pass.

So, if you are planning a trip to Mauritius, don’t forget to try this things out. Cheers!

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Top 5 Must-Try things in Mauritius