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Pamplemousses Botanical Garden

14Apr

If you love the green sights and colourful flowers, you will surely enjoy the Pamplemousse a lot.

The Botanic Garden, formally known as Sir Seewoosagur Botanic Garden, is located in the proximity of Port-Louis in the district of Pamplemousse. Mauritius botanical garden – Pamplemousse is home to an incredible variety of tropical plants. With many indigenous plants, Pamplemousse is one of the most visited attractions in Mauritius. Is has 650 varieties of plants among which Baobabs, plamier bouteillie, ineluctable giant water lilies are very famous. Around 85 different varieties of palm trees brought from different corners of the world, acts as the décor to this very old Pamplemousse garden.

It was the first botanical garden in the southern hemisphere of Mauritius. Pamplemousse had gone through good and tough times too in its lifetime. The garden is 37 hectares big, which has nice walkways everywhere. Besides the nice and wide variety of trees and plants, you will find an old colonial castle called ‘Chateau Mon Plaisir’, a sugar mill and a farm with deer and turtles. The botanical garden stretches over endless acres of land and it takes more than a week to cover the whole garden.

Formerly known as Royal Botanic gardens, was renamed as Pamplemoussin 1988. In beloved memory of the father of the nation, there is a funerary monument near the Chateau de Mon plaisir, consisting of the freshwater pond crowned by the lotus flower. Pamplemousse was one of the oldest and the most remarkable botanical collections in the tropics and a must visit place in Mauritius.

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Seven Coloured Earth – Chameral Village

14Apr

One of the most interesting and beautiful places in Mauritius is Chameral. This little village near Ayati Hotels in south Mauritius is primarily known for its scenic locations and natural attraction in its neighbourhood. Among these, the SEVEN COLORED EARTH, THE CHAMERAL FALLS and BLACK RIVER GORGES NATIONAL PARK are very famous. The area is surrounded by the locally grown coffee and Rum distillery. Beautiful viewpoints and green hills are everywhere, together and along the seven coloured earth and waterfalls.

Chameral Waterfall is a nature’s beauty. The drop of water is almost 100 meters down. There is a nice viewpoint that can be reached by car, is a must see location in Mauritius.

Seven Coloured earth is another nature’s beauty which is a result from the cooling of molten rocks. The ground is something you have never seen before. A close view is better than the views from the timber platform and walkways erected there.

You can even encounter the popular adventurous sports in the village like mountain biking and horseback riding. The adventure park in the forest provides activities such as ropeways, zip lines and mini suspension bridges.