Mauritius is a dream destination. In addition to its heavenly beaches, extraordinary natural spaces and authentic villages, it attracts diving enthusiasts with amazing ocean depths. Get your underwater fins, your tuba, mask and dive in the heart of the Indian Ocean in well-protected spaces.
Paradise of snorkeling and scuba diving, you won’t be disappointed by the marvels hidden in the seabed. However, we recommend you to get informed about ocean currents before you jump into water. Certain climate conditions might not be adapted to snorkeling.
Diving at whatever time of the year, it is possible in Mauritius! From north to south, this corner of paradise owns wonderful various spots. Don’t limit yourself to one, there are so many marvels to discover. And, if you don’t want to be wet, you can still have a boat tour with a glass-bottom made to observe the fish in all tranquility.Among the must-see spots, one can think of the marine parc of Blue Bay in south Mauritius, listed as natural reserve. It has a large diversity of marine species in a deep lagoon, including aquatic turtles.
In the east, Trou d’Eau douce kept his wild aspect on earth as under water with caves, tunnels and giant arches. You however need to pay attention to diving conditions as the zone is more exposed to violent winds.
In the north of the island, La pointe aux piments, Le coin de Mire and Trou aux Biches are also not-to-be-missed spots close to the coral reef.