L'ile aux cerfs Catamaran Cruise
Ile aux Cerfs Island Trip
L’ile aux Cerfs Island, known in English as “The deer island” is situated on the east coast of Mauritius. This paradise island constitutes of around 100 hectares of land. It was once populated with deer imported from Java and hence the name. Nowadays there are no more deers on the island, but you will find there some of the worlds beautiful beaches and as such it is one of the must place to visit and see in Mauritius.
Ile Aux Cerfs is famous for its sandy beaches, beautiful lagoon and big selection of activities and facilities. Here you are sure to have a day of relaxation and fun on one of the picture-postcard beaches, and to enjoy a swim and snorkeling in the lagoon.
This catamaran cruise departs from Trou D’eau Douce which is situated on the central east coast of Mauritius.
After embarking the catamaran, you will first cruise along the shore, heading the direction of the Grand River Waterfalls. When reaching the Grand River, you will travel by small speed boats to visit the waterfall which is situated about 500m upstream. Following the visit to the waterfalls you will head back to the catamaran.
As part of the cruise, the catamaran makes a stop for you to enjoy snorkeling inside the lagoon allowing you to enjoy the underwater marine life and to swim amongst superb corals and brightly colored tropical fish.
After snorkeling, the catamaran will head to Ile Aux Cerfs Island.
Just before arriving to Ile Aux Cerfs, the catamaran will stop in close proximity to the main beach of Ile Aux Cerfs where you will enjoy delicious lunch, served onboard the catamaran.
After lunch, the catamaran will anchor for you to go off board to Ile Aux Cerfs for free time on the island.
After having enjoyable time on Ile Aux Cerfs, you will re-embark on the catamaran and sail back to the departure point.
The total cruise time from Trou D’eau Douce to Ile Aux Cerfs is about 1.5 – 2 hours (including the visit to the Grand River waterfalls), and about 45 minutes cruise from Ile Aux Cerfs back to Trou D’eau Douce.
As part of the catamaran cruise, and included in the price are: Full BBQ lunch and snacks, all day open bar serving soft drinks and alcoholic beverages.
When you visit Mauritius make sure to visit Ile Aux Cerfs – the paradise island of Mauritius. You will have an experience which you can share with your family and friends and cherish all your life.