A dream is not a destination, it’s a Journey… The Anthentic south east heart
Discover the diversity of the south-west center, authentic heart of Mauritius, and having gasp at what awaits you. The South of Mauritius has maintained since its creation all its natural wealth and folklore. However, through our tracing route, it gives us his secrets, such as: Discoveries, adventures, activities, unrivaled views, volcanic craters, the history of the island, mountains, sacred lakes, waterfalls, distilleries, the green forest … You will also enjoy the typical Mauritian recipes.
Natural Park of Black River Gorges and Alexandra Waterfall
Black River Gorges. A nature park of 6,574 hectares, created in 1994 to protect the remaining native forests, beautiful landscapes with multiple plants and rare bird species.
Along the way you will stop to admire the natural park of the Black River Gorges and Alexandra waterfalls.
Trou aux cerfs
A very popular tourist destination. The Trou aux Cerfs is a volcanic crater about 300 meters in diameter and 80 meters deep located in Mauritius, the main island of Mauritius, precisely in the territory of the main plateau. This ancient volcano 605 meters high extinct recalls the origin of the island, there are a few million years. The crater, filled by a small lake, boasts lush vegetation consisting of tall pine trees and other plant species.
The Trou aux Cerfs is a panoramic view of the surrounding areas, including the town of Curepipe, Mount Rempart, also called “Three udders” in the west, and Saint-Pierre mountain, to the north east.
A circular route goes around the Trou aux Cerfs. It is possible to descend into the crater by trails. A kiosk was set up along the road, where the view is at its best: in very clear weather, you can distinguish the silhouette of the island of Reunion. Its geographical location makes it a center of the island tourism.
Tour, guided tour and rum tasting
A special feature of La Rhumerie is that it was designed from its conception to provide a nice complete experience to its visitors. Architectural space on a human scale, created by its architect.
Ideally located in a fertile valley enjoying a sunny, planting the rum distillery boasts an exceptional terroir and micro-climate giving it a natural watering at appropriate times of the growth of canes.
Daily harvested by hand at the first light of day, freshly cut canes arrive in less than four hours to the mills of La Rhumerie. This proximity, this selection and the lack of “burning” of cane fields are the guarantors of the highest quality juice.
In its process of fermentation and distillation, the rum distillery uses the most modern techniques in the greatest respect for the environment. Here, nothing is lost; bagasse, cane fiber collected after sugar extraction, is converted into energy, the fumes are cleaned, ash and vinasse is processed and used to fertilize the fields.
VISIT AND TASTING
At the end of the tour, after seeing the copper stills and the cellars where sit proudly oak barrels in which aging rum, visitors can taste the agricultural rum gracefully Chamarel.
- The White Rum
- The Heart Heater
- The Chamarel Liquors
- The arranged rums with exotic flavors
- The Old Rum
Visit local artisan workshops such as model boat workshop, diamond cutting workshop, the wool factory etc . Be not only surprised by the artistic works produced by workers but you will also see the different stages of manufacture clothing, learning more about the production process. . Many shops and Floreal factory outlets offer a wide range of products. Handmade crafts, watches, paintings, clothing brands and many more, all directly from the factory.
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Le Vacancier is a tourist service company and organization of activities and entertainment based in Mauritius, framed by tourism professionals.
Le Vacancier Ltd
A6, Ibiza Complex, Wolmar, Flic en Flac
Office: +(230) 453 9856
Mobile: +(230) 5887 7004 / 5250 9090
+(230) 5887 7004 / 5250 9090