Wild south

“An exploration of the lush inland parts of Mauritius with some majestic sceneries.”
wild south - view from restaurant of Chamarel
Wild South: Grand Bassin
Wild South (2)
Wild South (1)
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Overview of Excursion:

Discover the lush inland parts of Mauritius and take in some majestic sceneries. Check out the view from the natural and spiritual beauty of a sacred lake. Then head further south-west to capture the various wonders of Chamarel. An introduction to the secrets of rum-making will make this tour complete.

They will also catch a glimpse of nature’s beauty on the way to the sacred lake of Grand Bassin, which is filled with a spiritual atmosphere. The quaint village of Chamarel is home to such attractions as a splendid 300-foot waterfall and the curious geological phenomenon of the Seven-Coloured Earth, which is one of the most-visited sites in Mauritius. The Rhumerie de Chamarel offers a guided distillery tour and a rum tasting.

  • Visiting places

    • Grand Bassin
    • Rhum making Distillery
    • Chamarel Coloured Earth & Waterfall
  • Restaurant

    Standard Menu:

    • Starter: Chamarel Green Garden papaya salad
    • Main Course: Mauritian “Masala” chicken served with an emulsion coconut curry sauce, Lentils, Tomato chutney & steam rice
    • Dessert: Caramelized banana with crumble and vanilla ice-cream. Half bottle of water & coffee


    • Starter: Fresh Tuna Salad Mauritian Style
    • Main course: Chicken curry with lentils, pickles and rice
    • Dessert: Chocolate Entremets


    Upgraded Menu:

    • Starter: Duo of Fresh Heart of Palm and Green Papaya, Marinated Shrimp, Mango Vinaigrette
    • Main course: Catch of the Day with Coffee-infused Butter or Roasted Venison Loin with grape and Pistachio cooking juice.
    • Side: Potato Chutney & Seasonal Sautéed Vegetables.
    • Dessert: Caramelized Banana Bread Pudding, homemade Pineapple Marmalade. Half bottle of water & coffee
  • Accessibility

    • Children friendly – suitable for wheelchair guest.
  • Approximately 8 hours

  • Hotel pickup included

  • Cancellation Policy

    • No Show :confirmed clients do not show up for departure: 100% cancellation fee
    • Cancellation 24 hrs before departure : 100% cancellation fee
    • Cancellation 48 hrs before departure: 50% cancellation fee
    • Weather conditions not suitable to clients: 100% cancellation fee
    • Bad weather -cancellation by Mautourco before departure: Full refund
    • Bad weather -cancellation by Mautourco during excursion: Partial refund
  • Note

    • Menu subject to change


    • Seat In Coach (SIC) – Available on  Fridays Only


    • Private Tour – Available every day except on Sundays & Public Holidays
    • Private tour available with a minimum of 2 adults
    • Included : English or French speaking driver-guide
    • Other languages on request with a supplement