Mauritius

Description

Mauritius

Home of the (extinct) dodo, the Republic of Mauritius is an island nation in the Indian Ocean, east of Madagascar. It consists of the island of Mauritius, plus the islets of Cargados Carajos, Rodrigues island and finally the two Agalega Islands. Geologically the whole Republic of Mauritius is part of the larger group of Mascarene Islands, originally volcanic.Highest mountain is Black River Peak (or Piton de la Petite Riviere Noire )(828 m) on Mauritius Island.

On the island of Mauritius, the Black River Gorges National Park has some 60 km of marked (hiking) trails open to visitors, for instance along the Macchabee Forest Ridge. Other possibilities for one-day-hikes exist up Le Pouce mountain (811 m), and along the south coast. Nice views and lots of rare bird and plant species.

Rodrigues Island has several Nature Reserves offering good hiking.

Regions

Mountains

Books

The Book Depository
United Kingdom
Kompass
Germany
  • MARCO POLO Reiseführer Mauritius
  • Kompakte Informationen, Insider-Tipps, Erlebnistouren und digitale Extras:Entdecken Sie mit MARCO POLO Mauritius von den Stränden am Indischen Ozean bis zur quirligen Multikulti-Hauptstadt Port Louis - mit dem MARCO POLO Reiseführer kommen Sie sofort auf Mauritius an. Erfahren Sie, welche Highlights Sie neben der berühmten „Blauen Mauritius´´... Read more
Kompass
Germany
  • Lonely Planet Reiseführer Mauritius, Reunion & Seychellen
  • Mit dem Lonely Planet Mauritius, Réunion & Seychellen auf eigene Faust durch das Paradies. Etliche Monate Recherche stecken im Kultreiseführer für Individualreisende. Auf 368 Seiten geben die Autoren sachkundige Hintergrundinfos zum Reiseland, liefern Tipps und Infos für die Planung der Reise, beschreiben alle interessanten Sehenswürdigkeiten... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
2016
  • Lonely Planet Mauritius, Reunion & Seychelles
  • Lonely Planet Mauritius, Reunion & Seychelles is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Dive off the coast of Mauritius, get a sweat up hiking through the dramatic mountains of Reunion, or laze on idyllic beach in the Seychelles; all with your trusted... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
2016
  • Lonely Planet Mauritius, Reunion & Seychelles
  • Lonely Planet Mauritius, Reunion & Seychelles is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Dive off the coast of Mauritius, get a sweat up hiking through the dramatic mountains of Reunion, or laze on idyllic beach in the Seychelles; all with your trusted... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2016
  • Reisgids Mauritius, Reunion & Seychelles | Lonely Planet
  • De perfecte reisgids voor Mauritius, Reunion en de Seychellen gericht op zowel de georganiseerde als de zelfstandige reiziger. Naast een algemene inleiding van het land / streek vol met praktische informatie over hoe je er het beste kunt reizen: slapen, eten, vervoer, excursies ... alles kun je er in vinden. Blessed with superlative landscapes... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
  • Also available from:
  • Bol.com, Belgium
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
  • Also available from:
  • Bol.com, Belgium
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2017
  • Reisgids Mauritius und Rodrigues | Hupe Verlag
  • Duitstalige reisgids over Mauritius en Rodrigues. Goede reisgids met heel veel infomatie voor zowel de georganiseerde als de zelfstandige reiziger. Der Reiseführer beinhaltet zahlreiche individuelle Reisetipps mit aktuellen Preisangaben. Ehrliche Hotelbeschreibungen und Restaurantempfehlungen zeichnen das handliche Werk ebenso aus, wie seine... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
  • Also available from:
  • Bol.com, Belgium
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
» Click to close
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
  • Also available from:
  • Bol.com, Belgium
» Click to open
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
» Click to close
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of Attractions and Activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
  • Also available from:
  • Bol.com, Belgium
» Click to open
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of Attractions and Activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
» Click to close
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
  • Also available from:
  • Bol.com, Belgium
» Click to open
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Mauritius South Rugged Scenery and Stunning Beaches
  • Mauritius is a tropical island situated in the Indian Ocean. With mountains of volcanic origin and sandy beaches surrounded by coral reefs this Souvenir Collection of Colour Photographs portrays an interesting range of attractions and activities accessible from the south coast of the island. Includes Map of Mauritius, beach barbecue, boat... Read more
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Kompass
Germany
  • DuMont Reise-Handbuch Reiseführer Mauritius
  • Für die 4. Auflage des DuMont Reise-Handbuches war Autor Wolfgang Därr wieder intensiv vor Ort unterwegs. Für anspruchsvolle Badeurlauber hält Mauritius ein Verwöhnprogramm parat: makellose Palmenstrände, an denen sich exzellente Hotels mit umfangreichen Wassersport- und Wellnessangeboten aneinanderreihen. Aber auch außergewöhnliche Unterkünfte... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • ADAC Reisef hrer Mauritius
  • Mauritius - Die Namen Kolumbus oder Vasco da Gama kennt wohl jeder - aber Dom Pedro Mascarenhas? Dem portugiesischen Seefahrer ist die Entdeckung der nach ihm benannten Inselgruppe der Maskarenen im Indischen Ozean zu verdanken, zu der auch Mauritius z hlt: ein idealer Zufluchtsort f r wintergeplagte Europ er. Entspannung pur bieten die... Read more
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  • Bol.com, Belgium
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • ADAC Reisef hrer Mauritius
  • Mauritius - Die Namen Kolumbus oder Vasco da Gama kennt wohl jeder - aber Dom Pedro Mascarenhas? Dem portugiesischen Seefahrer ist die Entdeckung der nach ihm benannten Inselgruppe der Maskarenen im Indischen Ozean zu verdanken, zu der auch Mauritius z hlt: ein idealer Zufluchtsort f r wintergeplagte Europ er. Entspannung pur bieten die... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Mauritius IGN
  • Topographic map of Mauritius at 1:85,000 from the Institut Géographique National, France’s national survey organization, with enlargements at 1:25,000 of Port Louis and Curepipe, plus a climate map of the island.Topography is shown by relief shading with colouring indicating woodlands and sugar cane or tea plantations. In the coastal waters... Read more
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