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Mauritius: Wild South West Full-Day Private Tour

Mauritius: Wild South West Full-Day Private Tour

From US$ 150.84 per person

Explore the lesser-known southwest coast of Mauritius on a private, 8-hour scenic tour. Discover the wonders of Chamarel Waterfall, visit La Rhumerie de Chamarel for a rum tasting session, and enjoy an amazing lunch at Varangue Sur Monde.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 8 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, French, German
Pickup included
Pickup from any address in Mauritius.
Private group


The experience
  • Explore the lesser-known southwest corner of Mauritius
  • Take the winding scenic road to Chamarel Waterfall
  • Marvel at the colorful landscape and giant tortoises at 7-Colored Earth Park
  • Taste a selection of local rum at La Rhumerie de Chamarel
  • Enjoy a delicious gourmet lunch at Varangue sur Morne
Full description
Your day begins with pickup from your accommodation then heads towards the scenic southwest corner of Mauritius. Along the drive, soak up breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes which offer just a taste of the incredible things to come on today’s adventure. Pass by Le Morne and La Prairie, then stop at the stunning viewpoint at Maconde. Arrive at Baie du Cap and drive through the rolling hills of Chamarel to visit the 90-meter high Chamarel Waterfalls and the stunning Seven-Colored Earth Park. Next, head to La Rhumerie de Chamarel to learn about the process of rum making, and most importantly for a tasting session of some of the world’s best rums. Once you’ve worked up a bit of an appetite, dine on an amazon lunch at Varangue sur Morne, which boasts breathtaking views of sprawling green landscapes. After lunch, continue uphill to the viewpoint overlooking the Black River Gorges then head to the sacred lake of Grand Bassin. The next highlight of the tour is a visit to the volcanic crater of Trou aux Cerfs, with offers 360 degree views of the entire island. Finally, admire stunning models of historical sailing ships at Voiliers de l’Ocean, before returning to your hotel at the end of an unforgettable day.
  • Pickup and drop-off at any hotel or accommodation in Mauritius
  • Transportation to all sights
  • Personal guide (French, English or German-speaking)
  • Entry fees to all sights
  • Rum tasting and tour of La Rhumerie de Chamarel
  • Lunch
  • Beverages during lunch
  • Additional extras
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Prepare for the activity

Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Please advise of any food allergies, or if you are a vegetarian
  • In case of bad weather you will receive a full refund if cancellation is made by the operator
  • If tour is curtailed during excursion due to bad weather, you will receive a partial refund
  •  Operator reserves the right to change the day and date of the excursion
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