Visit the Ile aux Aigrettes, The Biscuiterie Rault, lunch at the the Nativ Lodge, time at leisure to discover the Mahebourg market on this amazing day tour of Mahebourg.
Take a tour of the South of Mauritius and discover a mix of nature and tradition. Your day will start out at Ile aux Aigrettes where you will discover the beauty of this protected limestone islet, located about 1km from Mahébourg in the South East of the island. This nature reserve covers 26 hectares and is preserved by the Mauritian Wildlife Foundation. Look out for the famous pink pigeon and the giant tortoises amongst other endemic species found around the island.A visit to the Rault biscuit factory is perfect for a traditional treat after your nature walk. Located in the town of Mahébourg, the factory has been operational since 1870. This traditional “biscuit manioc” is made with cassava flour and only found in Mauritius. At lunch you will enjoy a typical meal at the Nativ Lodge, followed by a leisurely walk around the folkloric Mahébourg market. Perfect for traditional souvenirs, you will also enjoy the colours and aromas of a typical Mauritian market.