Overview of Excursion:
Explore the rich and diverse cultural heritage of the island, from the 18th century Botanical Gardens in Pamplemousses to the neighbouring museum delving into the history of sugar production in Mauritius. The tour includes ample opportunity for lunch as well as leisurely sightseeing and shopping at a trendy waterfront precinct in the capital.
Created in the late 18th century by the French horticulturist and explorer, Pierre Poivre, the Pamplemousses Botanical Gardens feature an impressive collection of plants from around the world. A former sugar mill turned into museum, L’Aventure du Sucre in Beau Plan is a treasure trove for visitors with an abundance of things to see and experience. Bordering the Port Louis harbour, Le Caudan Waterfront is one of the best-known places in Mauritius for shopping and entertainment.