In the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean rests the Island Nation of Mauritius. When you think of Mauritius romance and tranquility should spring to mind, made up of jagged volcanic hills, clear blue seas and beach-side lagoons. This stunning island is truly the ideal holiday getaway for couples who appreciate the scenery, culture and world class hotels that one place can offer in one go. If the idea of basking on a beach all day is not for you then why not opt for a swim in the warm Caribbean sea? You could even try out one of the many water sports on offer here, with clear blue corals that make it perfect for an interesting snorkel or dive. For the less adventerous; there are many golfing courses and stunning walking routes that make up its open spaces of perfect greenery. Other attractions worth a visit are the Naval museum and the famous Rochester Falls which make for a great day out.
The rainy season here is Nov – March so it is best to avoid this time of year if at all possible. Car hire is not recommended although taxis are plentiful. 10 year British passport is required for travel with 6 months valid from the date of return.