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Best Things To Do in Trou-aux-Biches

With all the best things to do in Trou Aux Biches, you would get the best of Mauritius trip at this place! Trou Aux Biches is considered as one of the most sought-after tourist destination in Mauritius. World Travel awards declared the place as world’s leading beach destination in 2011. It is located in the Northern district of Pamplemousse and the place still retains its village ambiance that attracts the tourists. Initially, Trou-aux-Biches was only known as a fishing village back in the days of the 19th century. Interestingly, the place name is seen on the map of Lislet-Geoffroy that was drawn in 1807. This place had political prominence during the French colonial rule. You would get a serene feeling once on the two-kilometer-long pristine white sandy beach. The place is shaded by casuarina trees and best for family trips. You can even enjoy experiencing the exploration along snorkeling reefs. The local handicrafts and souvenirs are available at the lined boutique shops and in the supermarket.


Trou Aux Biches is best known to have all attractions along the B38 road that is needed for a perfect family tourism. When tourism took a new look in Mauritius back in 1952, a small hotel in Curepipe for first built for the lodging of the air crews who were coming to colonial Mauritius. In those days, the first grand hotel was built in Trou-aux-Biches in 1971. Trou Aux Biches is the apt place for sunset watching. Come to this place and enjoy at the beachfront suites gorging on special seafood menus and get the best of an eco-friendly trip. Striking connection to village lifestyle, this place is not as much as commercialized that you see in Grand Baie. Away from the town, the island's largest Hindu temple was built at Triolet in 1857. The best things to do in Trou Aux Biches is trying golf triumph at the nearby golf course, visit the Mauritius Aquarium and the closer by the beach in Pointe-aux-Piments.

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    35 Meter Submarine Tour in Mauritius
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    About the Activity: Experience an exciting submarine tour in Mauritius on your next trip with your friends and family and enjoy the thrills of underwater life. The smaller submarine gives you the chance to enjoy a more personal trip under the sea with your camera snapping away! The BS600 has room for up to five, and has a large, panoramic window through which you can see the sea bed under the warm Indian Ocean.This ticket is for a maximum of five people and the excursions lasts for two hours (including 40 minute dive), and a full explanation of the day and all safety training is included. During your 40m on board the submarine, you will be taken to see the wreck, Star Hope, or to another coral area where the pilot can share his knowledge of the wonderful marine life all around.This trip starts from Trou-aux-Biches and is can be availed from 07:00 AM to 03:00 PM.

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    About the Activity: Experience this nature, book a tickets for the BS1100 which seats 10 people. Each comfortable chair has its own uninterrupted views of the ocean bed.  Then reach the Hotel Le Grand Bleu and enjoy lunch served with stunning views like nowhere. The submarine is piloted by an experienced captain who knows everything about Indian Ocean creatures. You will be taken out 30 meters below the Indian Ocean to an old wreckage, the Star hope, where Zebra Fish, Eels and other sea life congregate.. Then indulge in a sub scooter experience by taking a leisurely 4 km per hour drive inside a bubble-like glass lid.  Look around and witness the aquatic life forms while one of the qualified divers will accompany you for your safety. You need not be a swimmer or diver to take part in this activity and please wear a swimsuit for the sub scooter session and they shall provide you with a wet-suit and life vest. This trip starts from Trou-aux-Biches and is can be availed from 012:00 AM to 03:00 PM.

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    About the Activity:Experience an exciting submarine tour in Mauritius that can accommodate a maximum of four people – and includes 40 minutes on-board the BS 1100 submarine.The will share his knowledge of the ocean with you while you watch the sea life of the Indian ocean through the windows.The diving instructor will take you to the wreck of the Star Hope, or to another location if you preferDuring the 40 minute trip, a safety training session and a full explanation of the excursion will be included.Please remember that the fish and other sea creatures are wild, so we cannot guarantee what your will see on your trip.This trip starts from Trou-aux-Biches and is can be availed from 07:00 AM to 03:00 PM.

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    About the Activity: Troll the warm blue waters for the like of marlin, sailfish, yellow fin tuna, bonito and, dorado in Mauritius.Indulge in a fishing experience in the calm Indian ocean to relish the world of fishes and rare sea species.Marlin are the much sought after fish and, Mauritius ranks highly as an international destination for those anglers targeting these magnificent fish.Our team organizes trips on all the coasts of the island for a greater rewarding fishing experience on a luxury boat with two professional fishermen who will assist you during the fishing trip.

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    About the Activity: Experience a lunch for two on-board the BS600 submarine and experience sheer thrill and excitement as you eat good food and see the ocean life. The two-hour trip includes a full explanation of the excursion and safety training and for 40 minutes you will be taken on an incredible voyage under the sea. Visit the wreckage of the Star Hope or a coral area where fish, eels and crabs can be spotted. You will be served a light lunch by the pilot, and he will share his extensive knowledge of the sea life as you look thought the huge window of the submarine and enjoy your meal.This trip starts from Trou-aux-Biches and is can be availed from 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM.

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    About the Activity: Enjoy the big-game fishing in the Indian Ocean which is a school of pelagic creatures. Board the 43 ft Royal ll or 55 ft Royal lll at Debarcadere to engage yourself in an angling activity like never before. Troll like an angler on the warm blue waters to see marlin, sailfish, yellow fin tuna, bonito and, dorado.Marlin are the much sought after fish and, Mauritius ranks highly as an international destination for those anglers targeting these magnificent fish.Our team organizes trips on all the coasts of the island for a greater rewarding fishing experience on a luxury boat with two professional fishermen to guide you.Timing slot for the tour starts at morning 6:30 AM to 12:30 PM or afternoon 1 PM to 6:30 PM.

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    About the Activity: Experience an exciting submarine tour in Mauritius that can accommodate a maximum of four people – and includes 40 minutes on-board the BS600 5-seater submarine. Champagne will be served by the pilot as you watch the sea life of the Indian ocean through the windows, and he will share his knowledge of the ocean with you. The diving instructor will take you to the wreck of the Star Hope, or to another location if you prefer.During the two-hour day trip, a safety training session and a full explanation of the excursion will be included. Please remember that the fish and other sea creatures are wild, so we cannot guarantee what your will see on your trip.This trip starts from Trou-aux-Biches and is can be availed from 07:00 AM to 03:00 PM.

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    About the Activity: On your next holiday in Mauritius, experience a sub-scooter ride with your friends and explore the deep ocean. You can ride your sub-scooter solo or seated one behind the other, two people on one of the sub scooters is twice the fun.. You both breathe naturally under water through a shared bubble which gives you a 360 degree view through the glass.See colorful tropical fish and other marine life swim through colonies of vibrant coralYou will be taken out to an old wreckage, the Star hope, where Zebra Fish, Eels and other sea life nourishes.Travelling at a leisurely 3 km per hour speed you will be able to marvel the wonderful marine life.This trip starts from Trou-aux-Biches and is can be availed from 07:00 AM to 03:00 PM.

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    About the Activity: What more romantic and thrilling than getting married in the paradise island of Trou-aux-Biches  in Mauritius under the crystal clear turquoise waters. This is an exciting way to begin married life together, creating memories that you will remember forever.Cherish this once a life time memory in a submarine 30 meters undersea surrounded by coral reef, fishes and a shipwreck.The captain will personally wish the couple all the best by opening a bottle of champagne.  An underwater photographer can even be hired for this special occasion, filming from the outside of the submarine so that you can capture this unforgettable moment.

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Trou aux Biches Casino

The Trou aux Biches not only has a beautiful location which is not only appreciated by tourists but has a relaxing atmosphere too. It also has a wide variety of slot machine and live games too. It is one of the most popular casinos in Mauritius. Primarily the languages spoken is both English and French.



Games:
There are 15 tables playing Blackjack, Roulette, Oasis Poker and many more. There is an adjacent hotel and restaurants too, which makes it even more convenient for the customers.
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Trou aux Biches

If you want to witness one of the leading Beach destination at the world then you should visit Trou aux Biches. The turquoise and the serene blue waters of the beach makes it one of the most beautiful looking beach in Mauritius.

Highlights: The beauty of the beaches is well complemented with resorts that are both beautiful and is a must visit place for many travellers.



Best time to visit
: June is the best time to visit this place.

Location: It is 19 km from Port Louis.

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What You Should Know More About Things To Do in Trou-aux-Biches

  • What are the adventure activities that can be done in Trou-aux- Biches?

    This is a small town located on the northern coast of the island of Mauritius. The major adventure activity there is scuba diving and snorkeling. Many agencies conduct such adventurous activities for the tourists like Pro Dive Mauritius, Divers' Ocean, Dive Spirit and Dive Dream Diving Center to name a few. Other than that, there is fishing, various watersports, horse riding and a host of other activities. One will cherish nature to the fullest in this tourist destination.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Trou-aux- Biches?

    Named as the World's Leading Beach Destination in the year 2011 at World Travel Awards, Trou-aux-Biches has quite a number of attractive activities to be done. Scuba and snorkeling top the list followed by boat tours, submarine rides, fishing tours, horse rides and the beach itself is a big attraction. The SSR Botanical Garden, La Vanille Nature Park, Casela World of Adventures, Mont Choisy beach, Le Morne Brabant, L'Aventure du Sucre are nearby attractions one must go for while visiting Trou-aux-Biches.

  • Which places are best for horse riding in Trou-aux- Biches?

    Located on the northern edge of Mont Choisy, Horse Riding Delights is the most suggested place for horse riding. One can take a 90 min ride in over 200 hectares of open land for 90 minutes. Deer and giant tortoises are a regular sight in these horse rides. The school also teaches how to ride which makes it all the more attractive for a visit there. Professional instructors take total care of the riding enthusiasts who visit the place. The private estate would tell something about the local history and traditions. Associated with the estate is an old traditional house, remains of a park, lime kiln, and a factory chimney.

  • Where can we go for a submarine ride in Trou-aux- Biches?

    Blue Safari Submarine is the most common destination for submarine rides in Trou-aux-Biches. A 2-3 hour duration submarine ride is suggested. The pilot tells about all the deepwater fishes and corals that come into view during the ride. The staff takes total care of the tourists and they treated with utmost care. It is recommended to make advanced reservations so that last hour rush and chances of missing out is avoided. No rides are allowed when the sea is in rough condition.

  • Which are best places for boating in Trou-aux- Biches?

    A major attraction in Trou-aux-Biches, Pro Dive Mauritius, and Divers' Ocean are the most recommended places for boating in this beautiful place. The clear shallow waters offer a good view of the underwater area and various fishes and other creatures like sea tortoises are visible along with many creations of the plant kingdom. One can even do fishing on these tours provided the tourists have the requisite gear and fishing license in place which makes it all the more memorable.

  • Where can we go for sub scooter trip in Trou-aux- Biches?

    Another common attraction here in Trou-aux-Biches, the various Submarine agencies conduct and supervise these activities. The tourists get personal guides for adequate safety under water. All the gear and equipment are given by the agencies themselves. Lasting usually for 90 minutes, the underwater tour also gives tourists the chance to feed fishes from their own hands. The motorized scuba bike looks similar to what can be called a mixture of a scooter and a midget submarine.

  • Which are best beaches for watersports in Trou-aux- Biches?

    A variety of watersports can be performed here making this the ideal holiday destination. Water skiing, sailing, and windsurfing are the most common among them. Instructors are available and one can even avail private lessons for a certain charge from them. Located between Mont Choisy and Pointe aux Piments, Trou-aux- Biches provide the perfect environment for more such activities like Parasailing, Cave Sea Kayaking and Sea Hover.

  • Where can we go for angling in Trou-aux- Biches?

    Angling done in deep sea waters is a marvelous attraction in Trou-aux-Biches. It is a totally unique experience altogether. One can be out in the waters for 5-6 hours and catch a variety of fishes including "Dorados" which is The Golden One in Spanish. One can be lucky enough to catch big game fishes like a blue marlin. There is a host of agencies who conduct these tours but Baracuda Fishing is the best of all them. Fishing license and gear are provided by them and the fish caught goes to the crew but requests can be made to take a part of the haul home.

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