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Mauritius: Full-Day Catamaran Cruise to the Northern Isles

Activity provider: Passion Oceane

Mauritius: Full-Day Catamaran Cruise to the Northern Isles

Activity provider: Passion Oceane
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From US$ 65.80 per person

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Travel in comfort to the magnificent Northern Isles aboard a beautiful catamaran. Visit all 3 Northern Isles and have a chance to encounter dolphins and whales on this unforgettable adventure cruise. Snorkel, relax and enjoy included BBQ lunch and drinks.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Private group available


  • Discover Mauritius' 3 Northern Isles in one day
  • Explore spectacular coastal scenery on Gabriel Island and Flat Island
  • Snorkel in the natural ocean aquarium at Coin de Mire
  • Relish a sumptuous BBQ lunch onboard the catamaran
Full description

Explore Mauritius' 3 Northern Isles in just one day on this full-day catamaran cruise. Marvel at Mauritius' very own island getaways, government-declared nature reserves featuring pristine white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, and beautiful coral gardens. Enjoy tea, coffee, and cake upon arrival at the catamaran Wind Dancer, then depart from Grand Baie Public Beach at 8 AM after the captain's briefing.

Cruise easily for approximately 1 hour on the way to the magical Flat Island. Visit the island before returning to the catamaran for a sumptuous BBQ lunch and drinks. After lunch, explore the beauty of Gabriel Island. Snorkel in the lovely lagoon, or simply laze in the sun on the beautiful sandbar that Gabriel Island is best known for. On the return journey to Grand Bay, make a stop at the natural aquarium of Coin de Mire and swim and snorkel among a multitude of colorful reef fish. The catamaran arrives back in the bay at 4:30 PM. Both shared and private options are available for this tour.

  • Mini breakfast
  • BBQ lunch
  • All drinks and snacks
  • Trip to the 3 Northern Isles
  • Snorkelling equipment onboard
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Beach towels and sunscreen
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

The skipper will meet you on Grand Baie Public Beach in the bay. Look out for the catamaran called Wind Dancer. Please arrive at Grand Baie Public beach at 7:45 AM, 15 minutes before the catamaran departs. Late arrivals cannot be waited for.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Daypack

Not allowed

  • Shoes indoors

Know before you go

  • This cruise is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • You must remove your shoes into the bins provided before boarding the catamaran
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the catamaran departs. Late arrivals cannot be waited for
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 134 reviews

Review summary

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Well worth doing if in grand Baie. We saw whales, giant turtles and when snorkeling saw a variety of tropical fish. Flat Island and Gabriel island are like paradise islands. Like something from Tom Hanks in Castaway. The bbq beers and snacks on board were plentiful. All in all a great day out

August 23, 2022

Great excursion, but different than advertised due to the weather. But it was agreed in advance. Crew very nice and accommodating. Food very tasty, even if the breakfast is very small. Unfortunately, finding the catamaran was very difficult, as it only arrived at 7.45 a.m. and was therefore not to be found in advance. Tour itself absolutely recommendable *****

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August 14, 2022

I have been been on other cruises before, but really can commend Wind Dancer from start to finish. They were very Accommodating with regard to schedule changes for unexpected reasons,l. Also, I was travelling with a companion with visual impairment and some balance problems - the crew were absolutely fantastic and so gracious in their handling of the situation. Every effort was made to ensure that we all had a fantastic day - yummy food, friendly crew, a cool catamaran, etc etc. I certainly will only use Wind Dancer in future if I want to do the north again. And will recommend them to family and Friends.

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June 30, 2022

Product ID: 306848