Mauritius tours & holiday packages
The magical island off the African coast that will leave you relaxed and ready for more
The mountainous island of Mauritius just east of Madagascar is an unspoiled island destination for those looking for privacy and uncomprimising solitude.
The majority of tourists visit Mauritius between the summer months of October and April, the island has amazing weather all year round, with temperatures looming around 30°C but the rains which usually appear during January to March will cool things off.
If you're not keen on this steamy, humid weather, then Mauritius between July and September is ideal with temperatures hovering around 25°C, perfect for outdoor activities such as hiking.
Popular Mauritius safaris
These popular itineraries can be customised to match your budget and travel dates
Spend your days discovering the fine beaches of Cape Town, enjoying the remarkably untamed wilderness of the Kruger National Park and swimming the pristine beaches of Mauritius.
per person15 days
Start your trip in South Africa and finish in Mauritius. Experience the stunning beaches and the Big Five in the Phinda Private Game Reserve.
per person11 days
South Africa has so much to offer, from spotting the elusive leopard, to exploring Johannesburg's historical sites. Include the tropical island of Mauritius for an even more unforgettable vacation.
per person12 days
Great warm water beaches, water sports and tons of tourist attractions make Mauritius the island like no other. And don't forget the cocktails.
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The Republic of Mauritius, the main island, from which the Mauritius derives its name, is of volcanic origin and is almost entirely surrounded by the coral reefs of the Indian Ocean.
Mauritius was the home of the now extinct dodo, a large flightless bird, closely related to pigeons. The Dodo was forced into extinction close to the end of the 17th century due to hunting and the introduction of predatory species.
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