Port Louis

Mauritius ( Middle East And Africa )
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Port Louis is categorised as Business and Transit

Caudan Waterfront - Photo Courtesy - Simisa
Ship Building Factory (Nivalink Trip Dated - 27 May 2008)
Inside Glass Factory Mauritius (Nivalink Trip Dated - 27 May 2008)
Ganga Talao (Nivalink Trip Dated - 27 May 2008)
Ganga Talao (Nivalink Trip Dated - 27 May 2008)
Race Course (Nivalink Trip Dated - 27 May 2008)
View from hilltop (Nivalink Trip Dated - 27 May 2008)

Reasons to Visit
  • Port Louis is the capital city of Mauritius and only area in Mauritius to have some sort of Urban Character.
  • Port Louis lies between Grand Baie on the North and Flic en flac to the South
  • Port Louis has a waterfront which is a tourist attraction
  • View points around Port Louis include one near Race Course that offers panaromic view of the Port Louis, Race Course and Indian Ocean
  • Port Louis is home to one of the few business districts in Mauritius
  • Port Louis is home to central markets that are good for shopping and local cuisine
Know It
  • Port Louis hotels are frequented by business travellers to the area.
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Mahebourg (49 kms)

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    Glass factory is situated somewhere between Port Louis and the South. This is where the glass is recycled into toys, strange shaped glasses and Souvenir. An option for unique souvenir shopping.
    Activity, Shopping
    General, Factory Visit
    Ship Building Factory are popular visits for guests to arrive and buy ships as souvenirs. The ships are available everywhere in Mauritius and one is not required to visit a factory. Ships come in all sizes and are packed well to carry back home on a flight.
    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
    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
    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
    Ile Aux Cerfs Island is visited off Bella mare. Ile Aux Cerfs is a destination resort where guests arrive for a day trip. There is a restaurant, watersports and crystal clear beaches to just laze around.
    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
    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

Destinations within reach from Port Louis

  • Bel Ombre ( 50 Km )

    Bel Ombre is a village on the south west of Mauritius in between of a forest laden mountains and a more

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Nearest Airport in Port Louis
  • Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport ( MRU ) , Mahebourg-49 Kms
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