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What You Should Know More About Honeymoon in Mauritius
Right after exchanging the wedding vows, the couple wants to spend some time with each other in a place which offers bliss and solitude. Mauritius is a perfect place to do so as it has in offer, some of the best romantic places in the world. It is rightly known as the Paradise Island. The couple can enjoy some of the sweetest private moments with each other, as they are spoilt for choices in selecting the romantic activities. A honeymoon in Mauritius is complete only when there is a perfect candle light dinner on one of the beaches. Renting a car and going on long drives with the partner, is another very mushy thing to do. The too much in love couples can enjoy romantic meals in any of the hotels or even find amusement in enjoying the street food. Visiting Chamarel Village or the place with a mixture of colors is also a very popular activity among the newly married couples.
The best time to visit Mauritius for a honeymoon is between April and June or from September to December. This helps in avoiding too much of rainfall that takes place in the months of February and March.
If the warm tropical climate is something what the couple is looking for, then the Mauritian summer months are the ideal. This is from October to Easter. Bathing in the sea is more refreshing during this time and how can one miss the breeze which blows?
Depending on the type of activity which one wants to carry out, the time can be chosen. For diving enthusiasts, December to March is the ideal time.
Similarly, for anglers, October to April would be ideal. A stay for 12-14 days would be best to explore the place.
The costs of going to Mauritius, staying there and coming back from it depend on the number of days for which the itinerary is planned. There are customized packages for honeymoon couples as well. An itinerary of 7 days and 6 nights ranges anywhere from 25000 INR to 40000 INR per person. One has to visit various travel helping sites and crack the cheap yet comfortable deals. Various hotels also offer honeymoon special packages which again gets comprehensively covered within 50000 INR per person.
As honeymooners, people generally prefer some time relaxing with each other. If visiting places is in the list, then Mauritius will offer plenty of options.
Grand Baie is a worth visit town. The place is known for stunning sea beaches, entertaining nightlife and shopping. In short, this country has everything that is needed for a perfect honeymoon period.
For some quite time and private swimming there is La Cuvette beach. For people with a religious bent of mind, Ganga Talao or the Grand Bassin is a very important pilgrimage site. At the northern side, there is a 108 feet tall statue of Lord Shiva, which is the second largest statue in the world.
The Ille Aux Cerfs Island, surrounded by the serene blue waters, of Indian Ocean, is a great place to just relax and enjoy for the whole day. People who visit here should not miss the snorkeling in the coral reefs.
When on a honeymoon trip in Mauritius, beach hopping is a favorite activity. Beaches like Grand Bay, Pereybere and Belle Mare will give enough opportunities to cuddle with the partners.
Parasailing session with hand in hand, is another favorite activity among the honeymooners out here.
A romantic long drive from Pamplemousse to Pieter Both or to Chemin Grenier and Le More can be enjoyed if a car is hired.
The little village of Chamarel in South Mauritius is the prime attraction of Mauritius. The landform in Mauritius in this place is an ethereal blend of purple, yellow, orange and red, which is responsible for naming the place, ”Seven Colored Earth”.
A visit to Ile Aux Cerfs or The Treasure Island should not be missed if nature is to be witnessed at its best. White sandy beaches, turquoise blue water and palm trees allure the couples to sit there and prepare a barbeque. Mauritian spas should be on the priority list for a soothing massage.
For setting the ambience for a perfect honeymoon, a lot of activities can be indulged in, in Mauritius. To the joy of the couples, most of these activities are full of fun and adventure.
Some of the world’s most breathtaking coral reefs and marine life are present in Mauritius. The whole world of underwater marine life awaits people who want to explore it. Glass Bottom boat trip, Scooter Cruising, Underwater Sea Walk and snorkeling are some of the underwater adventure activities.
For a beautiful and enthralling aerial view of the country, helicopter tours are the best. The lagoons, the sugar cane fields and a lot more offer a spectacular vision.
Want to get engrossed in nature and its creations? Just spend hours in Deep Sea Fishing in the Grand bay and Black River.
Other than this, there are privileges of enjoying Canyoning, Wind Surfing, Laser Sailing and a lot more.
Mauritius never disappoints people who want to enjoy culinary delicacies from all over the world. The honeymooners who visit this place will only carry a beautiful memory back if they get a taste of delicious and delectable platter. Romantic dinners not only satisfy the tummy but also the soul. Many hotels and restaurants offer special romantic dining packages. Some of the must visit restaurants are:
Le Fangourin and
These places are known for the warm hospitality they extend to their guests. They have the perfect ambience to set up a romantic mood. Name any cuisine, these restaurants have it all. European, French, Caribbean, African, American and Indian cuisines are available in plenty.
If couples are in pursuit of blending thrill with their honeymoon experience, Mauritius will be their first choice. The place has in offer plenty of water sports which are enough to render a lifetime experience. Interested to have a bird’s eye view of the lagoons? Some of the most popular activities are:
Parasailing helps in doing so.
Exploring the islands and caves is possible with the help of kayaking. It also helps to unravel the mysteries of the basalt rock gardens.
deep sea fishing
diving under the sea with a submarine
dolphin spotting and whale watching and
Underwater Sea walk
Romance can be taken to new heights while exploring the world under the sea with an underwater scooter, while holding each other’s hands.
Honeymoon means enjoying some private moments with each other, before obliging to the daily needs of life. Obviously, the honeymoon couples want to make their first getaway a special one, so that it gets stored permanently in the treasure trove. They want to relax and enjoy the best of the place they have visited. The resorts they book should be able to cater to this need of theirs and thus should be chosen carefully. Some of the popular honeymoon resorts in Mauritius are Le Touessrok by Trou d’Eau Douce, Maradiva Villas Resort and Spa, Angsana Balaclava, Le Saint Geran, The Oberoi, Shanti Maurice etc. All these place help celebrate a beautiful emotion called love and carry forth its legacy for the years to come.
We agree, honeymoon is all about romance, but there is also a need to collect the local souvenirs or simply shower the lady love with due affection. This can be done by allowing her to shop. Mauritius has a lot of shopping places, which should not be missed if the shopping spree infects the couples. These places are the Grand Baie Bazaar and the Goodlands. The prices are not only reasonable here but also a variety of memorabilia can be collected from here.
Mauritius is known for its white sandy beaches and blue lagoons. It is an archipelago of islands which allure visitors, especially honeymooners from all over the world. Honeymooners can visit any of the following beaches for enjoying each other’s blissful company. In the northern side the beaches are:
Cap Malheureux, Grand Gaube
Along the eastern coast the prime attractions are:
Blue Ray Beach
Belle Mare Beach and
Ille Aux Cerfs .
On the southern side one should not miss
Riviere des Galets Beach and
St. Felix Beach.
The prime attractions of the western side are:
Flic en Flac beach
Tamarin Beach and
Le Morne Beaches
All these beaches are not only places where one can simply sit with each other, whiling away time lazily, but also enjoy candle light dinners.
Looking for a perfect romantic evening activity? What can be best than a sunset cruise? All parts of the place offer cruises and theme nights. These cruise trips will help in being a witness to the spectacular sunset in Mauritius seas, where nature plays with a myriad of colors in the sky when the sun bids us adieu.