Imagine! Imagine yourself. You are surrounded by the ocean. Surrounded by pristine blue water, that is glimmering. Imagine the warmth of the sun, on your skin. Imagine the cool breeze, accompanying the golden rays. Walking amidst hawkers, who add colour to these busy lanes. Imagine yourself, surrounded by the remains of a glorious past, yet feeling the immense magnitude of emotions the foreseeable future offers you. What your imagination has lead you to, is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Port Louis in Mauritius. It is vibrant, modern, and much more. Imagine paradise. Imagine Port Louis, Mauritius.
Things to Do
The Central Market in Port Louis
What Port Louis is known for, is its colourful streets, and ever busy street hawkers. Visiting the central market is just the right way to experience this. Fresh meat, local dishes, souvenirs are one of the many things. But what makes this market special it its ability to let people realise and come face-to-face with the true face of the city. The market represents a busy, yet happy and cheerful angle of Port Louis.
St Louis Cathedral in Port Louis
This is the oldest church in Port Louis, and Mauritius. It wears the reminiscence of a glorious colonial past. The church, about 300 years old, is an impressive architectural achievement. Despite the various restoration processes the church had to go through, it hasn't lost its charm. St Louis Cathedral, is one of the most culturally significant sites in Port Louis, and is a site that cannot be missed.
Blue Penny Museum in Port Louis
A doorway to the past of Mauritius, The Blue Penny Museum, offers tourists with an accurate and brilliant perception of the building of this beautiful island. From the colonial era to the near future, from the factual aspects to a more fictional affinity, this philatelist's paradise is bound to impress and inspire.
Peiter Both in Port Louis
What can be more unique than visiting a mountain on your island trip? Peiter Both, the second highest peak in Mauritius, is as unique as your experience. This mountain, covered with lush green grass, has a rock formation on its peak, which resembles a head. It is a beautiful site, and a must-visit one too.
Dodo Gliders Stand Up Paddle Adventures in Rose Hill
Learn how to surf the sea on stand up paddle boards in Beau Bassin-Rose Hill. The experience is relaxing and brings in a sense of adventure to your trip. Wind and water adventures will never fail to amaze.