Le Morne Peninsula

Mauritius ( Middle East And Africa )
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Le Morne Peninsula is categorised as Beachside

Le Morne Peninsula
Rochester Falls (Nivalink Trip Dated - 27 May 2008)
Black River Gorges National Park (Nivalink Trip Dated - 27 May 2008)
Chamarel Seven Colored Earth (Nivalink Trip Dated - 27 May 2008)

Reasons to Visit
  • Le Morne is a peninsula in Maurutius on the south-western tip.
  • Le Morne is highlighted by an eponymous basaltic monolith with a summit 556 metres (1,824 ft) above sea level. The summit covers an area of over 12 hectares (30 acres). There are many caves and overhangs on the steep slopes. This is also UNESCO listed world heritage site
  • Le Morne is largely surrounded by a lagoon and is a well known tourist attraction.
  • Le Morne is also a refuge for two rare plants, the Mandrinette and, growing only on the sides of the mountain, the Boucle d'Oreille.
  • There are many resorts in Le Morne area that are renowned for their exclusivity and excellent Snorkeling and Scuba Diving
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Mahebourg (60 kms)

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    Black River Gorges National Park is a national park in the hilly south-western part of Mauritius. It offers excellent views of the valley and the rainforest and visited enroute Chamarel area.
    View Point
    Valley Views
    The Seven Coloured Earth are a geological formation and prominent tourist attraction found in the Chamarel plain of the south-western Mauritius. It is a relatively small area of sand dunes comprising sand of seven distinct colours (approximately red, brown, violet, green, blue, purple and yellow) and is a popular tourist attraction.
    Natural Wonders
    Casela Bird park is located just a short drive from Flic en flac and offers a range of activities and experiences around birds and wildlife. Casela has a large collected of caged birds. Beyond that it has wildlife such as deers, Tiger and Ostritch. There are experiences on offer here such as Walk with the Lion and ATV rides that are must do.
    Nature Park
    Ganga Talao is pilgrimage for Hindus in Mauritius and visited by tourists from India. There is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and other Gods including Hanuman, Lakshmi, and others along the Grand Bassin. During Shivaratri, many pilgrims in Mauritius walk bare feet from their homes to the lake.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Shiva, Lord Krishna
    Rochester Falls is a waterfall in South Mauritius. Set around picturesque sugarcane plantations, the waterfalls are perennial and about 33 ft in height.
    Natural Wonders
    The Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden commonly known as the Pamplemousses Botanical Garden, is a popular tourist attraction near Port Louis, Mauritius, and the oldest botanical garden in the Southern Hemisphere. The garden was first constructed by Pierre Poivre (1719 – 1786) in 1770, and covers an area of around 37 hectares. While the garden is most famous for its giant water lilies, the garden features spices, ebonies, sugar canes as well as 85 varieties of palms from Central America, Asia, Africa and the islands around the Indian Ocean.
    Ile aux Aigrettes Nature reserve lies in the South - East corner of Mauritius and where one arrives for Turtles, birds, crocodiles, butterfly museum etc. The area is fun for kids and therefore recommended for family travelers.
    Nature Park
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    Watersports and activities around water are conducted on almost every beach in Mauritius. Watersports include Banana Boat ride, Parasailing, Glass bottom boat ride, Undersea walk and Submarine trip. Sailing and Windsurfing are also popular in Grand Baie and Le Morne Peninsula.

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Nearest Airport in Le Morne Peninsula
  • Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport ( MRU ) , Mahebourg-60 Kms
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