Lovers from all around the world, get ready! Islandian has designed a mind-blowing experience which takes you to the magnificent island of Mauritius alongside your soul mate.
Mauritius is nothing less than the most romantic and glamorous destination you could ever dream of! Turn your dream into reality and embark on a one-of-a-kind journey. Between the typical charm of the Northern coast, some cocooning under the stars in Bois Chéri and the South’s wild green gardens, this romantic getaway in Mauritius will undoubtedly satisfy your island fantasies. Turquoise water, white sandy beaches and picturesque landscapes, it is time for you both to immerse into the unique atmosphere of the islands with Islandian.
The price includes:
- Meet and greet at destination
- Private transfer from SSR Airport to Paradise Cove
- 5-night stay at the Paradise Cove in Deluxe Room and on half board basis
- Private transfer from the Paradise Cove to the Bubble Lodge
- One-night stay at the Bubble Lodge in double room and on half board basis
- Tea tasting at Domaine de Bois Cheri
- Private transfer from the Bubble Lodge to So Sofitel
- 2-night stay at So Sofitel in Beach Suite and on bed and breakfast basis
- A horse-back ride session at sunset
- A 2h guided trail with ranger at Frederica Nature Reserve
- Private transfer from So Sofitel to SSR Airport
The price does not include:
- Transfers not mentioned as included
- Meals and drinks not mentioned as included
- Cancellation / multi-risk insurance
- Excursions and activities not mentioned as included
- Personal expenses
Your exotic and romantic journey begins on a very pleasant note in the extreme north of the island. Paradise Cove Boutique Hotel, located in the authentic village of Anse-la-Raie, will open its doors and provide you with the warm feeling of being in a cosy nest. There, relaxation is king. When you arrive at the hotel, settle comfortably in your room, before getting to know the surroundings.
Stroll along the beach and enjoy the magnificent view overlooking the five islets off the Mauritian coast: Coin de Mire, Ile Plate, Ilot Gabriel, Ile aux Serpents and Ile Ronde. Slowly but surely, let yourself be imbued by this island mood, setting out the tone for the next day.
Here, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Enjoy a delightful buffet before leaving for a morning bike ride. During three rich hours of discovery, explore the region as a real local and cross the fishing village of Cap Malheureux to reach the splendid beach of Bain Boeuf.
During your trip, a stop by the red-roof church is a must. Set in front of the sea, this church is one of the emblematic spots of Mauritius. Here, time seems to have stopped and you might just want to prolong this moment of serenity in the shade of one of its filaos. The place is also full of Mauritian-flavoured caravan dealers, so there's no need to resist; the delicacies are yours to taste.
In the late afternoon, take a refreshing dip into the hotel’s swimming pool and take in the panoramic view over the turquoise lagoon. From the comfort of the pool, admire the spectacular sunset and the changing colours of the sky, a stunning show that will create a romantic atmosphere for the rest of the evening. Extend this charming ambiance by taking a seat in one of the many "love nests" scattered in the tropical garden, enjoying another precious moment for two before dinner.
Imagine waking up to the sunrise at the heart of a lush vegetation, before going for a dive into the blue waters…
Accompanied by a professional diver, discover the rich marine universe of the Indian Ocean. If you are prone to a more relaxing activity, you can explore the peaceful waters of Anse la Raie in a kayak or pedal boat. The conditions are ideal in the morning to fully enjoy the sea and the coolest hours of the day.
After having had so much fun underwater or on the water, take a seat at one of the tables of the Indigo restaurant for lunch. The aroma of grilled shrimps with garlic butter and lemon, chicken skewers in Creole sauce and refreshing salads will definitely whet your appetite. Enjoy the evening in the charming setting of the place, which comes undeniably from the splendid scene it offers over the island of Coin de Mire.
Treat yourself to a break for two with the best spa treatments at Paradise Cove Boutique Hotel. If unwinding is one of the objectives of your stay, be assured that the professionals at this high-end spa will bring you an unforgettable time. To fully enjoy this invigorating experience, you will both be comfortably seated in an outdoor spa, a distinctive feature of the famous Cinq Mondes brand spas. Enjoy Chinese Taoist massages or aromatherapy techniques with a scenic view over the Mauritian lagoon.
After this 100% relaxing day, a romantic dinner at The Cove restaurant will be served. Located near the pool and creek, this establishment is built around an imposing kiosk on stilts. An absolute magical place to take this culinary experience to the next level. Enjoy the gourmet pleasures of the refined and well-thought-out menu which includes seafood specialities such as tuna carpaccio or grilled dorade fillet.
In for a sweet romantic discovery? Your 5th day in Mauritius has arrived and it’s time to set off the road for the rest of this unique adventure. If you are a tea and nature lover, imagine sipping a cup of tea at the Domaine de Bois Chéri with a panoramic perspective over the estate, a stunning lake which formerly was a crater and the beautiful south coast of the island. During the day, take the opportunity to learn more about Mauritian cuisine and tea history, while walking through the fields … a haven of peace and relaxation.
When night falls, enjoy the beauty and serenity of the Bubble Lodge under the moonlight. This eco-lodge offers a total nature immersion in a cosy and romantic ambience. At dinner time, relish over a menu dedicated to the use of tea leaves in Creole cuisine. Chicken cooked in tea, chutney tea, exotic tea shrimps or tea ice cream are among the specialities of the restaurant.
While enjoying your last walk in the tea plantation this early morning, prepare yourself for a change of region and atmosphere. Welcome to So Sofitel Mauritius! Located on the island's wild and southern coast, the hotel has recently been refurbished by the renowned designer Kenzo Takada. After settling comfortably with your partner, enjoy the panoramic view from your suite. And if you feel the urge, take a refreshing dip into your private pool. In the evening, an epicurean experience awaits you! On the menu: gourmet delicacies on the beach, with your feet in the water. After this shared time together, why not end this pleasant day with a romantic walk along the hotel’s beach?
To conclude this intimate getaway in style, your last day at So Sofitel Mauritius needs to be memorable. Therefore, wake up at dawn and enjoy the beautiful vista of the sun rising above the horizon. For the rest of the day, enjoy the resort’s facilities and nice surroundings at leisure.
In the afternoon, rendezvous at the equestrian centre of Riambel. Nothing more romantic than one of those long horseback rides along the wild beach of Bel Ombre. On the way back, take some time to contemplate one of the most wonderful sunsets of the island. Arunima’s team, will be pleased to capture this unique moment for you. A little sense of paradise in a picturesque surrounding that will remain engraved in your memory for a very long time.
To stay in the groove on your last day, enjoy a two-hour adventure in the island's fauna and flora at the Heritage Nature Reserve. Amidst the splendid landscapes, green hills and spectacular waterfalls, this sanctuary invites you to commune with nature and explore the Mauritian biodiversity like never before. On the way, you might certainly encounter with Java deers, monkeys, wild boars, straw tails and the Mauritian bulbuls saved from extinction by the Mauritian Wildlife Foundation (MWF).
To end this lovely journey, head to the Heritage C Beach Club for an ultimate lunch with as the backdrop, the intense blue of the pool, the immaculate white sand beach and the turquoise lagoon. Composed of a variety of salads, sandwiches, pizzas and seafood, its à la carte menu is as simple as it is tasty.
Before hitting back to your hotel, enjoy a walk along its stunning beach or dive into the azure blue pool for a final Islandian moment.