Popular belief is that Mauritius promises a tranquil and relaxing holiday where one can wind down to all new levels. This is definitely possible but if your a thrill seeker, there is definitely a range of adventures out there for you. This island is host to a wide variety of adventure activities, so come prepared to get the blood flowing and adrenaline pumping.
Kite Surfing At Le Morne Peninsula
This stunning rocky outcrop boasts some of the best kite surfing conditions in the world. It is suited to all levels, from beginner to advanced with a mix of flat water, easy waves and world-class barrels all within close proximity of each other. Not only will the waves amaze you but the view will provide food for the soul. Kite against a backdrop of the UNESCO World Heritage peak! The best months for kiting are the winter ones from June to November so be sure to go and experience the epic waves that Mauritius's perfectly blue ocean has to offer.
Bring out your inner need for speed, cover some serious ground exploring, take on many a river crossing and much more on a quad bike. Enjoy the views from any spot on the island, the wildlife and all that this diverse island has to offer where pink pigeons flock and monkeys play.
Pilot your own underwater submarine scooter through Mauritius' plentiful ocean. In an oxygenated dome, snap away with your GoPro and take in the abundant marine life in the crystal clear water. As you are entertained by the coral and colourful fish, the fish are sure to be entertained back by something as curious as you. Get ready for up close encounters with some of the best nature has to offer.
Ready to fling yourself from a plane? How could you say no when the view is this good! Go safely in tandem with a guide and take in views unavailable to you by land, soaring above the exquisite lagoons of Mauritius's Northern Coast. This is an experience for all of the senses, so say yes before you overthink it and change your mind! Who doesn't love a free-fall?
If you feel like a break from the beach then canyoning is a must. Jump and abseil from waterfall to waterfall and hike through jungles, all of this surrounded by incredible views and the lushest greenery. Dip into pools beneath waterfalls, snack on mangoes from trees as you pass by and embrace nature to the fullest.