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  • Discover the Majestic Grand River South East Waterfall: A Treasure of Mauritius

    Introduction to Mauritius' Natural Wonder Nestled in the heart of Flacq district, the Grand River South East Waterfall (GRSE Waterfall) is one of the most stunning natural attractions in Mauritius. This exquisite waterfall, where the longest river in Mauritius tumbles into the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, offers a breathtaking panorama that captivates photographers, nature enthusiasts, and adventurers alike. This article guides you through everything you need to know about visiting this spectacular site, ensuring a memorable experience. Why Visit the Grand River South East Waterfall? Unmatched Natural Beauty The Grand River South East Waterfall is renowned for its dramatic scenery. As the river weaves its way through lush greenery and basaltic rocks, it culminates in a spectacular cascade that plunges into the azure sea below. The area surrounding the waterfall is a vibrant tapestry of flora and fauna, offering a perfect backdrop for those who cherish nature and seek tranquillity away from bustling tourist spots. Adventure and Activities For those with a spirit for adventure, the Grand River South East offers a plethora of activities. You can embark on a kayak or boat tour that takes you right up to the waterfall, providing an up-close view of this magnificent cascade. The journey along the river is as enchanting as the destination itself, with opportunities to spot endemic bird species and the lush vegetation of the riverbanks. Cultural Significance The Grand River South East is not just a natural landmark; it's a place of historical and cultural significance in Mauritius. The river and its surroundings have been an integral part of the local lifestyle for centuries, with many communities relying on its waters for fishing and agriculture. Understanding this cultural tapestry adds a rich layer of appreciation for those visiting the waterfall. Plan Your Visit Best Time to Visit To fully enjoy the Grand River South East Waterfall, timing your visit is crucial. The best time to visit is during the Mauritian winter from May to October when the weather is cooler and the water flow is robust, enhancing the waterfall’s beauty. Getting There Located on the southeast coast of Mauritius, the waterfall is accessible by boat from the nearby village of Deux Frères. You can also reach the site by following the coastal road, which offers stunning views of the ocean and the lush countryside. Tips for Visitors Safety First: Always follow local guidelines and respect safety instructions, especially when boating near the waterfall. Respect Nature: Help preserve the beauty of the site by avoiding littering and disturbing the wildlife. Photography: Don’t forget your camera! The GRSE Waterfall and its surroundings offer countless opportunities for stunning photographs. Conclusion Visiting the Grand River South East Waterfall is more than just a day trip—it's an immersive experience that connects you with the heart of Mauritius. Whether you are a nature lover, an adventure seeker, or a culture enthusiast, the GRSE Waterfall promises an unforgettable journey into the natural and cultural heritage of this beautiful island. Explore this majestic waterfall and discover why it's not just a destination, but a celebration of nature at its most sublime.

  • Discover the Hidden Gem of Mauritius: Cascade Minissy Waterfall

    Exploring the Pristine Beauty of Cascade Minissy Waterfall Nestled in the lush landscapes of Mauritius, the Cascade Minissy Waterfall is a breathtaking natural wonder that promises an unforgettable experience for nature lovers and adventure seekers alike. This guide offers a comprehensive look at one of Mauritius’s most secluded and enchanting waterfalls, providing you with all the information needed to make your visit a memorable one. The Enchanting View at Cascade Minissy Waterfall Upon arriving at the Cascade Minissy Waterfall View Point, visitors are greeted by the awe-inspiring sight of water cascading down rugged cliffs into a serene pool below. The waterfall's crystal-clear waters, surrounded by verdant foliage and the melodious sounds of nature, create a peaceful sanctuary that feels worlds away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Journey to the Cascade Minissy Waterfall Getting to the Cascade Minissy is an adventure in itself. The trail leading to the waterfall is well-marked and offers a pleasant hike through Mauritius' stunning natural landscapes. Along the way, trekkers can observe a variety of local flora and fauna, adding to the rich experience of the journey. What to Bring For those planning to visit the Cascade Minissy, it is advisable to bring along the following essentials: Comfortable hiking shoes for the uneven terrain Water and snacks to stay hydrated and energized A camera to capture the breathtaking views Swimwear for those who wish to take a dip in the natural pools Best Time to Visit Cascade Minissy The best time to visit Cascade Minissy Waterfall is during the Mauritian summer, from November to April, when the weather is most favorable for hiking and the waterfall is at its most vibrant. However, visitors can enjoy the beauty of the cascade all year round, with each season offering its own unique charm. The Allure of Waterfalls in Mauritius Mauritius is home to numerous waterfalls, each offering a unique view and experience. From the famous Cascade Mauritius to the various cascades scattered across the island, visitors can embark on a waterfall tour that showcases the best of Mauritius’ natural beauty. List of Waterfalls in Mauritius For those enchanted by the beauty of Cascade Minissy and eager to explore more, here is a list of other notable waterfalls in Mauritius: Tamarind Falls Rochester Falls Alexandra Falls Eau Bleue Waterfall Each of these locations provides a different perspective on the lush, tropical paradise of Mauritius and is worth a visit. Conclusion: The Unmatched Beauty of Cascade Minissy Waterfall The Cascade Minissy Waterfall in Mauritius is not just a destination; it's an experience that captivates the senses and nurtures the soul. Whether you're a photographer looking for the perfect shot, an adventurer seeking a new trail, or simply someone who wants to bask in the beauty of nature, Cascade Minissy offers all this and more. Don't miss the opportunity to witness this hidden gem on your next visit to Mauritius. #CascadeMinissy #MauritiusWaterfalls #NatureLovers #AdventureSeekers #TravelMauritius

  • Alexandra Falls View Point: A Hidden Gem in Mauritius

    Discover the Enchanting Beauty of Alexandra Falls Nestled in the heart of Mauritius, the Alexandra Falls View Point offers a breathtaking panorama of lush greenery and cascading waters that epitomize the island's natural beauty. This spot, beloved by both tourists and locals, provides a serene escape into nature’s embrace. Exploring the Alexandra Falls Hiking Trail The journey to Alexandra Falls is as mesmerizing as the destination itself. The hiking trail, known for its accessibility and stunning scenic views, is a must-visit for anyone looking to explore the best waterfalls in Mauritius. As you wander through the verdant paths, the sounds of the cascading waterfall create a soothing backdrop, perfect for nature enthusiasts and photographers alike. The Majestic Cascade of Mauritius Alexandra Falls stands out among the cascades in Mauritius for its sheer beauty and tranquil surroundings. The water plummets from a height of about 500 pieds, creating a spectacle that is both awe-inspiring and peaceful. The viewpoint offers several lookouts, where visitors can take in the grandeur of the waterfall and the surrounding valley. What Makes Alexandra Falls a Must-Visit? Natural Beauty: The falls are surrounded by dense forests, which are home to a variety of flora and fauna, enhancing the ecological charm of the area. Accessibility: Easily reachable by a well-maintained trail, Alexandra Falls is accessible to hikers of all skill levels. Photography Spot: The view point offers stunning vistas that make it a photographer’s paradise. Best Time to Visit Alexandra Falls To fully enjoy the Alexandra Falls View Point, visit during the Mauritian summer, from November to April. During this time, the water flow is robust, and the foliage is lush, providing spectacular photo opportunities and a refreshing experience away from the island’s beaches. How to Get to the Alexandra Waterfalls: A Scenic Guide Location and Accessibility Alexandra Falls is located in the heart of the Black River Gorges National Park, renowned for its pristine natural beauty and diverse wildlife. To reach the falls, visitors should head towards the Plaine Champagne Road, which is well-connected from major areas like Port Louis and Curepipe. The falls are accessible via a well-maintained trail that is suitable for both beginners and experienced hikers. Signposts along the way ensure that you are on the right path to discovering the majestic cascade. The final viewpoint offers a panoramic view of the waterfall cascading down against a backdrop of verdant forest and rugged cliffs. What to Expect at Alexandra Waterfalls Upon arrival, the air is cooler, filled with the mist of the falls and the sweet scent of wild flora. The falls drop dramatically into a deep pool, surrounded by cliffs and dense greenery, creating a serene environment ideal for photography and nature appreciation. Visitors are encouraged to bring along binoculars for bird watching, as the area is a habitat for several endemic species. The surrounding park also offers picnic areas where families can enjoy a meal amidst the natural splendor. Essential Tips for Visitors Wear comfortable hiking shoes: The trail can be slippery, especially after rain. Bring water and snacks: There are no shops near the falls, so it’s important to stay hydrated and energized. Respect the environment: Keep to the paths and dispose of waste properly to preserve the area's natural beauty. Conclusion: Why Alexandra Falls Should Be on Your Itinerary Alexandra Falls is more than just a tourist spot; it’s a journey into the heart of Mauritius’s natural wonders. Whether you’re an avid hiker, a nature lover, or simply someone looking for a peaceful spot to unwind, Alexandra Falls View Point provides an unforgettable experience that showcases the best of what Mauritius has to offer. #AlexandraWaterfalls #MauritiusAdventure #NatureMauritius #ExploreMauritius #TravelMauritius

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  • The Residence Mauritius

    The Residence Mauritius ML Star Rating N/A ML Top 10 Position 48 ML Hotel Ranking GO TO PAGE N/A ML Review Score GO TO PAGE < Back The Residence Mauritius Official Star Rating ML Star Rating There are many hotels around Mauritius and I will try and get around as many as I can to review them for you. I want as close to perfection as possible and I don't see anything wrong with that. I haven't stayed at this hotel to date and as soon as I do I will update the site. The current Mauritius Life ranking (ML) is so high as it depicts the lowest available score due to the fact it has not been ranked to date and is the same for all hotels that have not been visited by ML. I do go to stay at a hotel for enjoyment and not just to review and complain. I've visited many hotels over the years all over the world and eaten is some of the best restaurants in the world. I love fine dining and have many Michelin star restaurants I want to try that are scattered around the world on my bucket list. I know what 5-star is and what you should expect when staying at such highly rated accommodation. I want things to be the way they should be for me and others and here I am not looking for fault, I am looking for the good things and to report them to you so you can go and enjoy them in the hope that when you experience the same you will tell your friends and family how wonderful your stay was at that hotel and how fantastic Mauritius is. If I can prevent people from disappointment or wasting money then I will have done some good or if I can get hotels to up their game by stating the obvious then great. hr@theresidence.com email: call: 230 401 8888 region: east coast all inclusive: yes adults only: no reviewed: no rates: 11101 - 20699 MUR REVIEW WEBSITE MAP VIDEO REVIEW Previous Next mauritius hotels image: The Residence Mauritius reception 10 best hotels in mauritius image: The Residence Mauritius pool area mauritius hotel packages image: The Residence Mauritius at night SUBSCRIBE mauritius-life writes to its friends every few weeks with updates and news JOIN US Your content has been submitted An error occurred. Try again later GETTING THERE Mauritius Real Estate BUYING Read More RENTING Read More COMMERCIAL Read More PROJECTS Read More LAND Read More VISIT ALL LISTINGS REGISTER FOR UPDATES TODAY SUBSCRIBE +230 5846 8435 karen@propertyfinder.mu opening doors to Mauritius Life

  • RUM TASTING

    welcome to paradise Brought to you by Karen Thornalley & propertyfinder.mu 8 RUM TASTING ABOUT If you like rum Mauritius is the place to be! Here are some of the island's Rum producers. I have been to both Chamarel and Labourdonnaies and can highly recommend the tours and the rum. ​ Chamarel (also see Chamarel Rhumerie in the 'Top 10 Restaurants and Top 10 Attractions' https://www.rhumeriedechamarel.com Labourdonnais https://domainedelabourdonnais.com St Aubin No website Pink Pidgeon No website Green Island ​ Blue Mauritius http://www.bluemauritiusgold.com New Grove https://www.newgrove.mu/en/ info@rhumeriedechamarel.com email: call: +230 483 4980 hours: VARY tariff: FREE WEBSITE Previous Next TELL US WHAT YOU THINK THINGS TO DO HOW WAS IT? SEND Your content has been submitted An error occurred. Try again later HOTEL LUX LE MORNE The Lux at Le Morne is relatively local to where I live and we try to book out weekends away on the island as often as we can within our budget and time constraints. The intention has always been to experience as much of the island as possible and take mini holidays/breaks for ourselves. This became even more important during COVID, where our thinking was ""we live in paradise, so why not take a break in paradise!"". ​ The Lux is located on one of the most beautiful spots/beaches on the island and surrounded by so many things to do and places to go. The beach is our favourite on the island ( please visit our 'Top 10 Beaches' page to see more options and I'll be down there at least once a month. ​The Lux has been recently fully refurbished and I look forward to visiting it again where I'll update the review by for now all I can tell you is that I have always enjoyed the Lux Hotel Le Morne, whether it be for a day visit or overnight stay, I personally don't think you will be disappointed. " luxlemorne@luxresorts.com email: +230 401 4000 call: WEBSITE MAP WATCH VIDEO restaurant RHUMERIE DE CHAMAREL Why is the Rhumerie de Chamarel in my Mauritius Top 10 Restaurants list? You will also find Rhumerie de Chamarel in my Mauritius Top 10 Restaurant, Mauritius Top 10 Things to Do, and Mauritius Top 10 Attractions which should give you some indication of how much I like this place. No, I have no relative or financial gain from promoting the Rhumerie de Chamarel, just the pleasure of supporting a business and its staff that have provided me with many happy moments in my life. Of all the places and activities listed on this website, I have visited the Rhumerie de Chamarel more than any other and am fast approaching 30 visits. Not only that I have taken more friends and family to experience this wonderful place and they ask when they are going back again! The food is good and the service is excellent. The restaurant has both indoor and outside seating so you are covered just in case of rain. ​ If you like a lazy lunch with your partner, family, and/or friends where you are treated well and everything is as it should be then in my humble opinion the Rhumerie de Chamarel provides the perfect spot. info@rhumeriedechamarel.com email: +230 483 4980 call: WEBSITE MAP WATCH VIDEO GETTING THERE Mauritius Real Estate BUYING Read More RENTING Read More COMMERCIAL Read More PROJECTS Read More LAND Read More VISIT ALL LISTINGS REGISTER FOR UPDATES TODAY SUBSCRIBE +230 5846 8435 karen@propertyfinder.mu Copyright Mauritius 2021 - All rights reserved - Privacy Policy opening doors to Mauritius Life

  • Heritage Awali Golf and Spa Resort

    Heritage Awali Golf and Spa Resort ML Star Rating N/A ML Top 10 Position 48 ML Hotel Ranking GO TO PAGE N/A ML Review Score GO TO PAGE < Back Heritage Awali Golf and Spa Resort Official Star Rating ML Star Rating There are many hotels around Mauritius and I will try and get around as many as I can to review them for you. I want as close to perfection as possible and I don't see anything wrong with that. I haven't stayed at this hotel to date and as soon as I do I will update the site. The current Mauritius Life ranking (ML) is so high as it depicts the lowest available score due to the fact it has not been ranked to date and is the same for all hotels that have not been visited by ML. I do go to stay at a hotel for enjoyment and not just to review and complain. I've visited many hotels over the years all over the world and eaten is some of the best restaurants in the world. I love fine dining and have many Michelin star restaurants I want to try that are scattered around the world on my bucket list. I know what 5-star is and what you should expect when staying at such highly rated accommodation. I want things to be the way they should be for me and others and here I am not looking for fault, I am looking for the good things and to report them to you so you can go and enjoy them in the hope that when you experience the same you will tell your friends and family how wonderful your stay was at that hotel and how fantastic Mauritius is. If I can prevent people from disappointment or wasting money then I will have done some good or if I can get hotels to up their game by stating the obvious then great. not available email: call: 230 601 1500 region: south coast all inclusive: yes adults only: no reviewed: no rates: 15951 - 24204 MUR REVIEW WEBSITE MAP VIDEO REVIEW Previous Next heritage awali mauritius image: Heritage Awali beachfront heritage awali mauritius image: Heritage Awali beach heritage awali mauritius image: Heritage Awali main pool area SUBSCRIBE mauritius-life writes to its friends every few weeks with updates and news JOIN US Your content has been submitted An error occurred. Try again later GETTING THERE Mauritius Real Estate BUYING Read More RENTING Read More COMMERCIAL Read More PROJECTS Read More LAND Read More VISIT ALL LISTINGS REGISTER FOR UPDATES TODAY SUBSCRIBE +230 5846 8435 karen@propertyfinder.mu opening doors to Mauritius Life

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