Day by day
Board your overnight flight to Mauritius.
You will be met at the airport by our representative and taken by private road transfer to Grand Baie on the north-west coast.
20 Degrees South is a charming, boutique hotel well placed to discover the restaurants and shops of Grand Baie.
Your first full day at leisure. Before you head down to the sleepy south of the island you might like to explore the island's capital, Port Louis and the renowned Pamplemousse Botanical Gardens as well as L'Aventure du Sucre museum.
The hotel has bicycles you can borrow if you'd like to explore the local area and there's also a choice of watersports at the hotel. The boat shuttle can take you across the bay to Grand Baie for lunch.
Today you will be collected and taken by private vehicle to the south coast, a journey of about 1 hour 40 minutes. As you reach the south, you'll see much less development with picturesque scenery of sugar cane fields and mountains.
Shanti Maurice has a peaceful, secluded location with a beautiful stretch of white sand beach and makes a great base for exploring or relaxation.
Today is yours to enjoy as you wish. There's a great range of watersports at the hotel as well as tennis courts and beach volleyball. If you're looking for something a little more relaxing, the spa is one of the most extensive in the Indian Ocean and there are also yoga and meditation classes.
Why not take a sailing trip to enjoy the clear waters of the ocean surrounding Mauritius and visit some of the small, outlying islands?
The south coast location of Shanti Maurice means its well placed to explore the Chamarel Mountains and the hotel can also help you to arrange bicycle rides and excursions to explore the more immediate area.
Hiring a car is a great way to explore the island independently and meeting some of the charming local people.
Days 10 - 11
You will be collected from the hotel and transferred by private vehicle to the airport for your flight.