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Black River

Black River is located on the western side of Mauritius. It is a district that covers a large part of the island. The district covers an area of 259 square kilometres and has a population of around 90,000 inhabitants today. It covers the region of Albion, Bambous, Flic en Flac, Gros-Cailloux, La Gaulette, Cascavelle, Chamarel and Tamarin. Nature lovers, beware; you will surely fall under the spell of Black River

One of the most beautiful places on the island
The Black River coastal road is one of the most beautiful roads in Mauritius. How about returning to your place through a road lined with mountains, trees, sea and mangroves? It is a very relaxing view, after a day at work, in front of a computer screen. If you are a nature lover, you can make all these beautiful parts of Black River part of your daily life by renting a studio or villa in this beautiful area. The views are breathtaking and you will wake up with a smile on your face.

Relaxation, hiking and safari
This part of the island is much appreciated by Mauritians and tourists, as it has a very pleasant climate. Practically sunny all year round, Rivière Noire is ideal for days at the beach, sea outings and hiking. The beach at Flic-en-Flac is one of the most popular in the district.

Very accessible for those living on the central plateau of the island, it is even more so thanks to the frequent buses and the shortest route. It is possible to visit several tourist places and discover the hidden treasures of Mauritius. Chamarel, The 7 Coloured Earth, is a fabulous place that deserves to be visited. Not only does it boast seven different earth colors, but it also houses a restaurant which is well-known on the island. It also includes waterfalls, rivers and hiking trails.

The extraordinary Casela Park is also located in the area. With its great variety of animals, you will surely be amazed by this fabulous place. You will find animals you never thought you would find in Mauritius. You will also be able to enjoy exciting activities such as the Tyrolean, Tulawaka Gold Coaster, safari, and others to try without thinking twice.

The Black River Gorges National Park, which extends over 6500 hectares, is a course with many different species of plants and animals. For those who love new challenges, hiking in the Black River Gorges National Park will be your new favorite destination. To appreciate the beauty of the park, a walk in the middle of nature would be ideal. There are also some of the best restaurants on the island at Black River, such as the Medium Rare Steakhouse, Point G, whose specialty is sushi, Le Dauphin Bleu Restaurant, La Balise Marina and other restaurants with delicious dishes and cocktails at affordable prices.

Water activities at Black River
You will have the choice between a multitude of activities in Black River. Deep-sea fishing, diving, and other water sports such as sailing, kitesurfing, surfing, stand up paddle, to name a few. You can also go on board a catamaran for underwater excursions, swim with dolphins, have lunch on the high seas or visit the nearby islands, such as Ile aux Bénitiers. This island is one of the little jewels of the Indian Ocean. An uninhabited island, it has been able to preserve its wild beauty. During 24 hours, you will have the opportunity to appreciate its splendour, its white sand, surrounded by its clear water. You should also know that Black River attracts many fishermen. If you are an amateur fisherman, the lagoons of Black River guarantee you beautiful surprises.

Make sure to visit Black River during your next holidays in Mauritius. You will certainly want to stay there forever.  You will find that Mauritius has everything to make you happy!

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