Guided Charmarel Walking Tour with Transportation

Cultural & Theme Tours in Chamarel

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Seven coloured earths / Ebony Forest / Maconde Operates: Everyday Duration: Up to 8 hours from pick-up from the hotel until drop-off at the hotel
Start with a visit of the famous Chamarel’s Seven Coloured Earths that are a geological formation. It is a relatively small area of sand dunes comprising sand of seven distinct colours. Afterwards, proceed to Ebony Forest for your hiking tour. Named for its abundant forest of ebony, Ebony Forest is located near the village of Chamarel, and is home to one of the most beautiful endemic forests remaining in Mauritius. The forest is an important refuge for the Paradise flycatcher and three endemic species of geckos. Guided hike to Flycatcher Raised walkway for a tour, then hike along ridgeline trail to Sublime Point for a juice per person (Citronelle or Tamarin) and 3 chilli bites (Mauritian delicacy). Option to hike to Piton Canot, before returning to Visitor Centre and access to museum and amenities. Hiking focus on seeing the flora, fauna, conservation work, Mauritian landscapes, culture (Le Morne and Chamarel). On the way back to your hotel, you cannot miss the panoramic photo stop at Macondé. From this rocky outcrop located between Le Morne and Baie de Cap, visitors can enjoy a stunning view of this reef-free stretch of coastline.Walking shoes are compulsory for this tourPrices per person including transportation in a chauffeur-driven vehicle, pizza or salad with one soft drink, and entrance fees:

What’s included

  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What’s not included

  • Gratuities