Mauritius Beaches are of white sands turquoise warm waters and surrounded by palms and other vegetation. The Island of Mauritius is located in the Indian Ocean near the Island of Reunion both located east of the big Island of Madagascar and south of the world known Seychelles Beaches.
The island features also many lagoons with clear waters and the whole island is surrounded by coral reefs making it a heaven for scuba divers.
Let’s divide the island into its four coasts and summarize the best beaches,
View of the Indian Ocean from Mont Choisy Beach Mauritius
North Coast Beaches in Mauritius
The north is known for many activities on the beaches including many water sports like windsurfing, waterskiing, deep sea fishing, sailing and parasailing.
Few more beaches on the north
Blue Bay is one of the Top Mauritius Beaches
East Coast Mauritius Beaches
The east coast is the wild part of the Island, some of the beaches are:
More Beaches on the east coast of Mauritius:
The wild beach of Gris Gris in southern Mauritius
South Coast Beaches of Mauritius
This area is the “virgin” side of the Islands with wild scenery, high cliffs, big waves and dramatic sights of the water hitting the rocks.
Other beaches on the south
For more information visit Mauritius Tourism Website
La Preneuse Beach on Mauritius west and calm coast
West Coast Beaches of Mauritius
Enjoy beautiful beaches and magnificent sunsets along the West coast of Mauritius.
Other beaches on Mauritius’ west coast
I hope you enjoyed this summary of Mauritius, they are worth the distance.
blue bay by shoestring
mont choisy by shoestring
gris gris by simisa
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