A paradise for seaside holidays and honeymoon, Mauritius is also a magnificent hiking destination. Surrounded by green fields, lush forests and mountains, Mauritius offers immediate access to many exceptional natural areas, where you can run or mountain bike. Turquoise lagoons, deserted beaches, waterfalls, endemic and lush forests await you for the most beautiful mountain bike tours in Mauritius. Below is a list of the most beautiful places to go mountain biking in Mauritius.
This course in the north of Mauritius takes place almost exclusively on paths, combining forests, sugarcane fields and beach. You will start from Roches Noires by a single track, then you will cross the forest of the Bras d’Eau National Park, and depending on the level of experience of the group, you will go to the Belle Mare lagoon.
You will leave from Curepipe, then cross the magnificent Mont Vert nature reserve. You will walk along the Mare aux Vacoas reservoir before reaching the Black River Gorges National Park, the largest natural park and the largest protected forest in the country. You will reach the native Macchabee forest, with its majestic waterfalls and breathtaking views of the west coast. After the park, you will follow a lake and agricultural plantations to the famous Tamarin Falls, also known as the 7 Waterfalls, one of the most beautiful waterfalls and tourist attraction in Mauritius.
It is a 3-hour course of 14 to 25 km. You will be able to walk along a path through small lakes, ruins and along the amazing cliffs of Pointe aux Caves. You can also visit the Belle Vue lighthouse and enjoy a short refreshing swim in a natural rock pool. Albion is a spot of predilection for nature and sports lovers !