LE MORNE MOUNTAIN

If ticking off UNESCO World Heritage Sites is something you constantly look out for while on vacation; this is definitely a must-visit for you! The whole package come with a combination of activities and sightseeing- think, kite-surfing opportunities along with an amazing backdrop, azure waters and well, everything to keep you busy and happy for a whole day or week . There are activities to everyone’s likings in Le Morne- even seaplane flights and helicopter flights! Oh and an amazing hike! It is one of the best places to visit and see while in Mauritius but beware, you might want to stay over and retire there! The village of Le Morne is popular among locals but also among tourists from around the world. It is best known for its beautiful beaches – white-sand and the bluest waters. It would win the first place if there was a beauty pageant for beaches.Le Morne also plays an important part in Mauritius’ history- this is where the abolition of slavery was officially declared. It is a tragic location as several slaves have committed suicide by jumping off the mountain of Le Morne Brabant. Nevertheless; the place is magical to their eyes and hearts of everyone who visits. Head over to Le Morne and tell us more about it 😉

 

A few tips by Mauritius Explored:

  • Get adventurous and try out some kitesurfing lessons! Snorkeling is equally amazing!
  • Avoid climbing to the top on a windy day
  • You will need an accredited guide to go further than the security gate
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Amazing mountain hiking

Le Morne