Top things to do in Balaclava to Pointe aux Piments

Wildlife Reserve in Balaclava to Pointe aux Piments

Rivulet Terre Rouge Bird Sanctuary

Just north of Port Louis, bird-watchers will want to take the signposted turn-off to the east that leads to the Rivulet Terre Rouge Bird Sanctuary. Sited on one of the largest estuary habitats in Mauritius, this Ram…
Ruins in Balaclava to Pointe aux Piments

Baie de l'Arsenal Ruins

You can still see the ruins of the French arsenal – along with a flour mill and a lime kiln – within the grounds of the Maritim Resort & Spa at Baie de l'Arsenal, just south of Pointe aux Piments. Nonguests can …
Aquarium in Balaclava to Pointe aux Piments

Mauritius Aquarium

This small aquarium has a decent collection of tropical fish (including clownfish), but the real stars are the whitetip reef sharks and hawksbill turtles. There's daily shark feeding at 11am and fish feeding twice a…