15 Water Sports In Mauritius, Book Now & Get Upto 30% Off
1464250009 8.jpg
Best Deals On Mauritius Resorts (Upto 50% Off)
1623481949 shutterstock 704804041.jpg
Water Sports

Water Sports Activities In Mauritius

Scuba Diving, Underwater Sub Scooter Trip, Submarine Safari, Sea Kart Ride, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Cave Sea Kayaking, Kite Surfing, Underwater Sea Walk, Snorkeling, Parasailing and many more.

Water sports in Mauritius are in abundance in the gorgeous country and make for some of the best activities to take part in while on your holiday. Some of the water sports like kitesurfing and the underwater submarine tour will offer once in a lifetime experience exclusive to Mauritius.

Mauritius water sports including stand up paddleboarding, water skiing, underwater sub scooter trip, surfing, and many more will offer you the time of your life and makes for an amazing time with your family, friends, and partner. Water sports are a highlight of visiting the country and should definitely top your bucket list.

The water sports activities in Mauritius are unique and offer surreal views of the underwater world including numerous species of fishes, sea turtles, colorful coral reefs, and more. Offering a perfect fusion of thrill and relaxation, water sports are worth experiencing where you will also create moments to cherish and stories to narrate for years to come. Plan a trip to this alluring country and experience the best water sports you can ever indulge in.

Here are some of the best water sports in Mauritius:

Explore All (42)
Explore All (83)
COVID-19 : MAURITIUS is in Green Zone
Last Updated: 09 Sep 2020
Latest Information on Travelling to MAURITIUS?

Entry to Mauritius is completely restricted.

  • Lockdown lifted from June 15
  • Supermarkets and shops are operating normally
  • Shopping malls, restaurants, cafes and markets are allowed to operate under sanitary conditions
  • Places of worship are allowed to reopen
  • Beaches, nightclubs and cinemas are closed

The entry of any aircraft in Mauritius is prohibited till 31st August.

Local Transport
  • Public transport such as metro and buses are operational.
  • The buses are operations from 5 AM to 9 PM and Metro is operational from 6 AM to 7 PM.
  • Taxis can run with 3 passengers and for 7-seater taxi the maximum passengers allowed are 4 people. 

Currently, aircrafts entry is restricted in Mauritius. However, once travel resumes, Thrillophilia recommends you follow all guidelines and precautions issued by the government and practice personal hygiene to stay safe.

Entry of all travellers in Mauritius restricted till the 31st of August Updated: 21 Aug 2020

Till 31st August, the entry of all aircrafts and ships are restricted in the borders of Mauritius except for the ones approved by the Prime Minister.Read more.

Mauritius becomes the first African Country to control COVID-19 Updated: 17 Aug 2020

Since April 27, Mauritius has not recorded even a single death through corona virus. Moreover, the country hasn't seen any locally transmitted infection for over three months.Read More

Internal lockdown in Mauritius lifted from June 15 Updated: 17 Aug 2020

Mauritius authorities lift internal lockdown from June 15, including resumption of all economic and social activities. Despite lifting the lockdown, wearing protective masks is mandatory in pubic places, workplaces and public transportRead More

Night curfew lifted in Mauritius since May 30 Updated: 17 Aug 2020

Night curfew in Mauritius was lifted from May 30. Regular activities are allowed from 8 pm to 8 am now.

All restrictions in Mauritius lifted from June 15 Updated: 17 Aug 2020

All economic and social activities have been allowed to resume in Mauritius from June 15.


Scuba Diving in Belle Mare

Image Credit : padi.com/
How about going underwater and experiencing real life. It can be one of the most rewarding moments of life and can leave you truly relaxed. It is one of the most spectacular way of get closer to the natural beauty.

Highlights: You can definitely visit Reunion Island, Rodrigues and St-Brandon which is not only an island with incomparable beauty. One of the best diving sites are Colorado and Roche Zozo which is located close to Blue Bay.

Best time to visit: Summer months are considered to be the best time to visit since the waters are the warmest and attracts a number of fish too. So you can visit from March to April.

Difficulty Level - High

Parasailing at Ile Aux Cerfs

Image Credit : http://sariyasatour.com/
Enjoy the panoramic views of the surroundings that will enchant you while you parasail in Mauritius. It is like a dream come true and parasailing is considered to be one of the most exhilarating activities to take part in Mauritius.

You can engage in parasailing either with your family, friends or with your partner while on your holiday to the beautiful country. Ile Aux Cerfs makes for the most stunning spot for parasailing.

Location: Ile Aux Cerfs, Mauritius.

Price: Starting from INR 2300.

Cave Sea Kayaking in Albion Caves

Image Credit : tofino.com
During your holiday in Mauritius, Sea Kayaking in the Albion Caves is one of the best activities to take part in Mauritius. If you are done exploring the culture, beaches and towns of the country, Sea Kayaking will refresh you and offer you something new and unique. Lay your eyes on some of the most glorious and beautiful landscapes while you kayak through the caves.

Location: Pointe aux Sable, Mauritius.

Price: Starting from INR 6300.
Adventure Explore All (7)

Snorkeling at Blue Bay Marine Park

Image Credit : furycat.com/
If you want to experience the world of underwater then there is absolutely nothing better than Snorkelling. It allows you to get closer to the marvellous realms of underwater which makes it one of the finest adventure sport in the world. It lets you relax and will allow you to set yourself free from the monotony of the routine.

Highlights: Blue Bay Marine Park is an ideal place for snorkelling in Mauritius where you will get a chance to witness angel fish, damselfish and many others. It is the best place for snorkelling for beginners so the difficulty level is not so high.

Best time to visit- October to December and March to April.

Submarine Safari in Trou Aux Biches

Image Credit : blue-safari.com/
One of the most thrilling and enthralling experiences in Mauritius, 35 Meter Submarine Dive can be enjoyed with your family, friends, partner and even if you are travelling solo.

Witness the underwater life and carry your camera to capture the most fascinating sights as it's one of the most fun Mauritius water sports. You can also observe the panoramic view of the ocean that will delight you. Ensure that you do not miss out on the submarine tour while you are on your holiday to Mauritius for a breathtaking experience.

Location: Trou Aux biches, Mauritius.

Price: Starting from INR 27000 per adult.

Underwater Sea Walk in Grand Bay

Image Credit : brightsuntravelonline.wordpress.com/
It is a lifetime experience which will allow you to have an underwater sea walk. It is one of the most fascinating experience which one can never forget. You can see some of the most beautiful reefs, corals and different variety of fishes too.

Highlights: You can try the underwater sea walk near the Grand Bay which allows you to witness a wide variety of attraction.

Prices: 37 Euro per person.

Difficulty Level:
High, you have to be in the water for good 15 to 25 minutes and therefore, hydrophobic people shouldn’t be trying it. However, for people who are not well versed with underwater sea diving you can take the help of a trainer.

Best time to visit: June can be the best time to try an underwater sea walk.


Wind Surfing at Le Mourne

Image Credit : eastofmauiboardshop.com
The alluring beaches, pristine Islands, warm sea, and comfortable waves make Mauritius one of the best places to enjoy windsurfing. The soothing and balmy weather with reliable winds is the ideal recipe for indulging in one of the most fun activities in Mauritius. Le Mourne in the south is one of the best areas with the clearest of lagoons and most apt conditions to try out and learn windsurfing.

Best Time: May - October.

Difficulty: Moderate.

Deep-Sea Fishing in Grand Bay

Image Credit : pinterest.com
If you want to have a pulse-racing experience then it is best to try deep-sea fishing. it is best to try deep-sea fishing in Mauritius. It lets you witness some of the most amazing and beautiful-looking fishes. The rich marine fauna of Mauritius attracts a lot of tourists and one of the best places to catch the big fishes is Grand Bay in the North.

Highlights: You have the chance to see the giant Blue Marlin, Black Marlin, and Mako sharks. Location: The north coast of Mauritius is considered to be one of the top destinations for deep-sea fishing.

Best time to visit: November to April.

Sea Kart Ride in Black River

Explore the remarkably beautiful Black River while you enjoy the sea kart ride in Mauritius.

This one hour activity will be one of the best experiences you will have on your trip to this beautiful country. The unflappable boat is easy to manoeuvre and you can enjoy this experience if you are travelling alone, with your family or with your friends.

Location: La Balise, Black River, Mauritius.

Price: Starting from INR 10,000 per boat.

Water Skiing at Grand Bay

If the adrenaline surge is what keeps you going and a thrilling experience is what you are looking for in Mauritius, water skiing is the perfect sport.

With multiple great spots that offer this activity, it is not an easy activity but with the training provided by the instructors, it will feel like a smooth sail. Calm waters where the waves are not too high are ideal for water skiing and so Trou d’eau and Grand Baie make for perfect spots.

Location: Trou d’eau and Grand Baie, Mauritius.

Price: Starting from INR 3800.

Stand Up Paddle Boarding at Belle Mare

One of the most exciting activities in Mauritius, stand up paddle boarding is one of the most fun and crazy experiences you will ever have.

Trainers will instruct you and teach you some of the important techniques including paddling, wave riding and forehead runs. It is categorised under one of the most adventure activities that offer you thrill and excitement. Witness the riveting surroundings and take in the views that will stay with you for years to come. You will also need to wear the wet suit to be comfortable and make the most of the activity.

Location: Belle Mare, Mauritius.

Price: Starting from INR 1100.

Grand Bay Underwater Sub Scooter Trip

Explore the deep and extraordinary beauty of the ocean as you take part in the underwater sub scooter trip in Mauritius.

It is an experience that you can best enjoy with your friends or your partner and is an activity that is a must while in Mauritius. You will come across the alluring and colourful marine life and a varied species of fish.

Location: Grand Baie, Mauritius.

Price: Starting from INR 4400 per adult.

Kite Surfing at Belle Mare

One of the best Mauritius water sports, Kite Surfing at Belle Mare will offer you an out of the world experience. Trainers will be available for you to teach you how to surf the waves with a waterboard.

Two hours of training session can also extend if you want to master the art and it is suitable for everyone even if you are an amateur or a beginner. One of the most stunning water sports activities in Mauritius, you will have the time of your life making it one of the most memorable vacations.

Belle Mare, Mauritius.

Starting from INR 5400.


Sailing in Black River

Image Credit : http://wildwind-adventures.mu/
Sailing is a nice experience to have in Mauritius. If you are looking for a Catamaran boats then you have it in Mauritius where you can experience the scenic landscape with which you will be surrounded most of the times. You also let yourself experience motor speed boats, and luxury yacht too.

Highlight: If you want a real luxury then it is best to try Harris Wilson which is a 18 meter long catamaran. You can experience the thrilling experience of sailing.

Best months to do
: May to December.

Difficulty Level: Low.

Surfing in Le Morne

If you love surfing and are an expert surfer, you cannot miss the chance to surf in La Morne, Mauritius which is the best place to engage in this activity.

Replete with an adrenaline rush, it is a spellbinding experience that you can take part in, enjoying this water sport to the fullest. Visit Mauritius from March to April for the best and ideal experience in surfing and if you are a beginner, there is no need to worry. Our trainers will train you before you can indulge in the activity.

Location: Le Morne, Mauritius.

Price: Starting from INR 1400 per person.
Newly Added Mauritius Experience

Mauritius Top Attractions

Places To Visit In Mauritius
We booked this honeymoon package to Mauritius from Delhi for around 6-7 days. And it was the first time both of us visiting Mauritius. We got time to travel and get to know one another. We had the best time with the team and a lifetime of memories to cherish. Cheers to the team.
I booked a trip to Mauritius, travelling all by myself it wasn’t going to be easy, so rather I decided to go with some experienced operator. And it was the best decision as the trip was undoubtedly awesome. Thanks for making my trip worth remembering. Wish to travel more.
I use Thrillophilia for 2 years and this booking platform gave us good packages and affordable prices, This time I took with an international trip to Mauritius with my life partner... I am already aware of the company policies, procedures, and service which I was very okay to plan my trip with them. For this package to, they suggested it to me and I've no regret at all deciding on this trip... Since the time we land at this place we were received by the professional staff and helps us with the paper procedure and all and the hotel they provided was nice with a warm welcome along with delicious welcome drinks and the staff there was friendly and kind, the place is truly breathtaking... The day tours we had in north islands, south islands and Ile Aux Cerf Island tour the sightseeing-spots and the activities we had at each place was exciting and impressive, the scenic beauty of the seas, white sandy beach, and the surrounding took our breath away with a nice photo at each... The shared transport was good and comfortable though... The place has a very rich culture and amazing people... Everlasting memories with my partner...
This being my first longest and an international trip I had... I am thankful to Thrillophilia for planning this amazing trip for me... Without the help and proper plan I would have never reached there, I appreciate the support and the service they gave me during my tour, The tour went exactly as in the itinerary which was well-planned and well-executed... The resort is at a great location with the amazing view we get from there. We had a great time enjoying the sightseeing-spots, adventure activities, and exploring the place...This trip was an amazing and memorable one for a lifetime.
So happy that we had the best-planned holiday with the entire family in Mauritius through Thrillophilia, They made sure that everything was properly organized and also ensured that we get everything as promised and need to be covered according to the package we choose, they even provided good service the entire trip and we did not face any kind of issues at all the whole trip. The resort they booked for us was very beautiful and the rooms were spacious and comfortable along with good service at any time and the staff were responsive, polite, and friendly... we had a wonderful stayed and the breakfast and dinner were served with freshly made and tasted like home... The transfered they arranged for us was a sharing one but very good no doubt... The place is truly beautiful by its scenic beauty, historical places, markets, culture, and traditions... The north islands, south islands, and Ile aux Cerf island tour was brilliant... we had great fun in many fun activities like watersport, shore activities and explored the place on our leisure time... Overall this trip was a fantastic trip which suitable for a family, couples and different type of group... 100% will recommend
Booked this tour through Thrillophilia and it turned out to be one of the best trips I have ever done, location, meals, everything was just great, in this price it was a bit surprising for me and was happy with it.
Recently we went to Mauritius, and it was one of the best trips we have ever been to. The place is so beautiful and mesmerizing, the beaches are so alluring. The nightlife is so lit there, We even had fun exploring the historical sites in the city, and we even went to the temples. The entire trip was so well planned, we had to worry about nothing. All the facilities provided on the trip were so good, rooms were cozy and comfortable, the food provided was delicious, the driver given to us was also amazing he was quite knowledgable and was very helpful. Thanks Thrillophila for the great trip experience.
We totally enjoyed the trip. A must trip for all the honeymooners
I am very much satisfied with the overall booking i got the best quote and all things were manage nicely. guide and drive both were professional
Last year, I went to Mauritius for having the fun of the tour of this charming destination. I booked my tour package from thrillophilia, one of the leading tour and travel operators of India. All the services, which were provided to me, were very good.

Popular Related Destinations

People Also Ask About Mauritius

  1. Which are the most popular water sports in Mauritius?

    1. Deep Sea Fishing: One of the most adventurous experiences is the deep sea fishing in Mauritius that allows you to come across some of the most unique and beautiful fishes.

    2. Snorkeling: Indulge in snorkeling at the Blue Bay Marine Park and witness the underwater world so close that it will leave you stunned with its beauty.

    3. Windsurfing: Being the best place for windsurfing, Mauritius will let you experience this crazy water sport offering once in a lifetime experience.

    4. Underwater Sea Walk: One of the most captivating experiences, you will witness the colourful coral reefs, variety of fishes that will steal your heart.
  2. Which are the best beaches for water sports in Mauritius?

    1. Mont Choisy Beach: One of the most beautiful beaches, Mont Choisy is the best beach for water sports in Mauritius like snorkeling, windsurfing, skiing, deep sea diving and speed boating.

    2. Poste Lafayette Beach: Surrounded by lush greenery, this is one of the beaches famous for water sports in Mauritius including diving, surfing, kayaking and swimming etc.

    3. Blue Bay Beach: Famous for Mauritius water sports that involve thrill and excitement like banana rides, water scooter and parasailing, this beach makes for a perfect destination.

    4. Ile Aux Cerfs: Known for banana boat rides, catamaran cruises, pirate boats and parasailing, this is one of the white sand beaches best for water sports in Mauritius.
  3. Which water sports activities are good for couples in Mauritius?

    1. Parasailing: One of the best water sport activities for couples in Mauritius, parasailing offers an amazing experience and an activity that you can do with your beloved.

    2. Cave Sea Kayaking: Enter the mystical and mysterious caves with cave sea kayaking along with your partner by your side as it makes for one of the best water sport activities for couples.

    3. Underwater Sea Walk: Experience the fascinating underwater world with your partner and witness a variety of fishes, an experience that you will remember for a lifetime.

    4. Underwater Scooter: This scooter ride into the ocean with your partner will woo you, offering you to come across the underwater marine life.
  4. Is water sports in Mauritius safe?

    Yes, water sports in Mauritius are absolutely safe and you need not worry. For the activities that are dangerous, a guide or a trainer will accompany you and you can also take classes to learn. Therefore, it is completely safe and you can take part and enjoy it.
  5. What is the best time to visit Mauritius for water sports?

    For all the water enthusiasts and adventure lovers, the best time to visit Mauritius for water sports is winters. January to April makes for a great time and during these months, you will have an amazing experience.
  6. Which island is best for scuba diving in Mauritius?

    Le Morne and Grand Bay are two of the best islands for scuba diving in Mauritius. The perfect blend of the beauty, water waves and numerous species of fishes, they make for the perfect place to dive in and witness the underwater world.

Popular Nearby Places Around Mauritius