Hiking the Black River Gorges

Highlights

  • Immerse yourself in the beauty of nature
  • Experience breath taking panoramic views
  • Look out for an array of exotic wildlife
£64 pp
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What you'll do

Embark on the Black River Gorges hike in Mauritius to experience luxuriant rainforests, an array of fauna, cascading waterfalls and breath taking panoramic views of the island.

Hiking through Mauritius’ Black River Gorges is like stepping into a lush, vibrant paradise. It’s a nature-lover’s dream, with dense forests, colourful plants, and critters that call this place home. As you stroll along the paths, you’ll be serenaded by the chirping birds and the rustling leaves, it’s like a secret symphony just for you.

Keep an eye out for the rare Mauritian kestrel, a special feathered friend that might make an appearance. And don’t miss the waterfalls! They’re like nature’s own refreshing showers.

The real showstopper is at the Black River Peak viewpoint. When you get there, take a deep breath and let your eyes feast on the stunning view. Emerald hills meet the deep blue of the Indian Ocean, and for a moment, you’re part of this amazing masterpiece. Hiking the Black River Gorges isn’t just a walk – it’s a journey into a world where nature paints its own masterpiece, and you get a front-row seat.

What's included

Included

  • Local expert guide
  • Snacks
  • Fruits
  • Juice
Your local host

Gerald

I was born and raised in Mauritius, since an early age I have been involved in tourism. Through the years I’ve seen Mauritius grow as a world-renowned destination for our beautiful sea side resorts and pristine beaches and that is all, pretty much.

As a local, I knew there was more Mauritius could offer to a traveller. I wanted to introduce Mauritius to visitors as a local friend would do, the authentic way so that they too could see all the beauty in nature, traditions and landscapes that only locals know.

I was born and raised in Mauritius, since an early age I have been involved in tourism. Through the years I’ve seen Mauritius grow as a world-renowned destination for our beautiful sea side resorts and pristine beaches and that is all, pretty much.

As a local, I knew there was more Mauritius could offer to a traveller. I wanted to introduce Mauritius to visitors as a local friend would do, the authentic way so that they too could see all the beauty in nature, traditions and landscapes that only locals know.

Location

Nestled in Mauritius, the Black River Gorges unveil a lush sanctuary of rainforests teeming with diverse flora and fauna, with beautiful waterfalls and amazing panoramic views at the summit. It’s a must visit for anyone in Mauritius.

Meeting point: Parking Petrin, Black River at 9 am

FAQs

Can I arrange a transfer to the meeting point?

Yes you can, private transfers from your hotel to the meeting point can be arranged. This will cost £75 each way.

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