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Best Places to Visit in Port Louis of 2017

  • 01 Senator Club Mahebourg

    Senator Club Mahebourg
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    Life is itself a Gamble, sometimes you win and sometimes you lose but playing it important. If you want to really go crazy and try something different in Mauritius then it is best to go to the Senator Club Mahebourg which will give you an amazing chance to try your luck in some amazing games.



    Have some real fun. Just leave the monotonous life that you have always been leading and try some real fun in the casino.


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  • 02 The Blue Penny Museum in Port Louis

    The Blue Penny Museum in Port Louis
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    Welcome to the world of National Treasure! The Blue Penney Museum in Port Louis is a place which has encompassed some of the beautiful exploration of the island. This museum allows you to peak into the past and present day look of the place.

    Highlights: You will find one of the world’s rarest red one penny and blue two-penny ‘Post Office Stamps’ which were issued in the year 1847. To ensure that the colors don’t fade away, it is lit up for 10 minutes at a time.



    Price
    : Rs 245 per person.

    Location: It is approximately 5 km away from Port Louis.


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  • 03 Mauritius National Botanical Garden

    Mauritius National Botanical Garden
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    Take a stroll by the botanical garden which is filled with greenery. The botanical garden is spread over sprawling landscape which has approximately 650 varieties of plants. The botanical garden was earlier opened by French governor and was considered to be private garden.



    Highlights: Sir Seewoosagur Botanic garden is a must watch in Mauritius. You will get a chance to see endless variety of Baobabs, the Palmeir Bouteille and Giant Water Lilies too. There are many medicinal plants too which makes the botanical garden a must visit place.

    Prices: 8 Euro per person.

    Best time to visit: October to April.

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  • 04 Ile Aux Cerfs (Island) Beach

    Ile Aux Cerfs (Island) Beach
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    Ile aux Cerfs Island is like a heaven on earth. There was a time when several deer were also found in these island.

    Highlight: The best thing about these beaches is the beautiful lagoon and the wide variety of water sports that the island has to offer. Swimming and Snorkelling are considered to be the best water sport that can be done in this island. You can even go for water skiing, glass bottom boats and more.



    Best time to visit
    : April to September is considered to be an ideal month to visit this island.

    Difficulty Level: Medium, and you can definitely take the help of professional trainer.


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  • 05 Mauritius Photography Museum

    Mauritius Photography Museum
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    If your breathe photography then this is the place to be. You will find some of the best collection of local photographer Tristan Breville. You will be lucky to have some old cameras and prints.

    Highlight: You can get a chance to witness daguerreotypes (the forerunner of photographs.) You will also find some of the most amazing collection of historical photos of the island too.



    Prices
    : Rs. 150 per person.

    Location: It takes approximately 11 minutes to reach Mauritius Photography Museum from Louis Port.


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  • 06 Le Caudan Waterfront Casino in Port Louis

    Le Caudan Waterfront Casino in Port Louis
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    The specific theme of the casino is what sets it apart from the other casinos. It has a historical setting and the entrance set up is like a pirate ship.



    Highlight:
    The amazing backdrop that this casino provides makes it a must visit place for all the travellers who visit Mauritius. It has reel machines, poker, electronic roulette, Black Jack, Roulette, Poker and has double bars too



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  • 07 Ti Vegas Casino Quatre Bornes

    Ti Vegas Casino Quatre Bornes
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    How about some fun in Mauritius? Try your hands in Ti Vegas Casino Quatre Bornes which will provide an amazing chance to play and have fun in the casino. The languages that are most prevalent there are English and French.

    You can play only live tables such as Roulette, Blackjack, SIC Bo, Texas Hold’em Poker. The casinos are not just amazing but will give you an amazing opportunity to have some fun and enjoyment.


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  • 08 Le Grand Casino De Domaine Les Pailles

    Le Grand Casino De Domaine Les Pailles
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    The funky vibe of Mauritius will make you feel that you are definitely not at the wrong place. If you are up for gamble then don’t miss the chance to try your luck at the casino.

    Highlights: The best thing about this casino is that it has a VIP salon and several restaurants too. The minimum age required to enter the casinos is 18. Many casinos also offer complimentary alcohol too.

    Games to Play: 48 Jackpot slots, video machines with progressive games and many other live table games such as American Roulette, Blackjack, Oasis Stud Poker and lot more.


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  • 09 Port Louis Waterfront

    Port Louis Waterfront
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    Have a sneak –peek into the commercial side of Mauritius. The Le Caudan Waterfront has an undeniable space for both shoppers, local artists, tourists and even gastronomes. The breath-taking ambience that it provides will leave you truly jaw dropped. It is one of the most exciting places which you would never like to leave. Hence it is considered to be a must-visit place for ever tourist in Mauritius.

    Highlight: You can try your hands at some of the best casinos.

     

    Best time to visit
    : May to December is the best time to visit this place.

    Prices: Euro 22 per person.


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  • 10 Citadel Fort

    Citadel Fort
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    Citadel fort is also popularly known as Adelaide Fort which was named after the wife of William II. The port was named when British held land in captivity in Port Louis.



    Highlight
    : You will also get a chance to have stunning and breath-taking views of the entire city of Port Louis. The Citadel fort has been constructed in Moorish style. Rectangular blocks have been used to construct the Citadel fort. All the arches are horshoe shaped.

    Prices: The entrance fee is Rs. 50.


  • 11 The Crown Lodge

    The Crown Lodge
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    If you are crazy about horse racing then Mauritius is the place to be. It can gather all the people of Mauritius in a single place. The horse race takes place every Saturday.

    Highlights: Crown Lodge not only provides you the perfect view of having the VIP Balcony of Maritius Turf Club and at the same time it allows to you to view the presentation ring along with your favourite horse in paddock. Champ de Mars is yet another oldest race course which you can visit in Mauritius.



    Price
    : 185 Euro per person. Dress code is smart casual for both men and women.


  • 12 Baie Du Tombeau Beach

    Baie Du Tombeau Beach
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    Baie Du Tombeau Beach also known as the Tombeau Bay Beach is one of the many beaches of Mauritius. Situated in the Pamplemousses district, the beach is quiet and is not frequented much during the week.
    Highlights:
    The charm of the Baie Du Tombeau Beach lies in its fine golden yellow sand as well as its peculiarly shade shore line. You can rest under the trees while you enjoy the magnificent view of the sea. The sea here seems a little rougher than what you get at the other beaches of Mauritius. Shore too usually drops suddenly and quickly. The upside of the Baie Du Tombeau Beach is that it is completely vacant on some days. Be sure to get your own refreshments and snacks here since no food stands can be located on or near the beach the beach.

    Location: Baie Du Tombeau Beach is located in the vicinity of the Tombeau Bay village that lies in the western part of Mauritius.

     Timings: Beach is open for visit 24 hours.

     Price: Entry to the beach is free.