Harris Wilson Catamaran Cruise - South East Coast
|Operating Days||All Days|
|Duration||6 hrs 15 mins|
|Activity Time||09:15 - 15:30|
|Transportation||Offered as Supplement|
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Harris Wilson Catamaran Trip, including Lunch and drinks, along the South-East coast of Mauritius
Experience a full day cruise filled with tropical warmth, drinks, delicious food and loads of fun aboard the luxury 60ft Catamaran gliding along the South-East Coast of Mauritius!
Enjoy a relaxing day on a premium Catamaran - the Harris Wilson, cruising to the beautiful Ile aux Cerfs Island, guided by the South-East Trade Winds!
The Harris Wilson catamaran cruise departs at 9.15 am from the jetty of Mahébourg. The cruise will take you on an exploration tour of the amazing islets surrounding the South-East coast of Mauritius island, during which you will be able to bask in the delightful coastal scenery.
During the course of the cruise, the catamaran will make a brief stop for a snorkelling break when you’re ready for a dip. Dive in the amazing tropical world of the exotic marine flora in the clear lagoon and discover beautiful coral reefs and diverse species of tropical fish. The waters here are very calm; you are free to spin around and release your inner fish. You will have the excellent opportunity of making wonderful encounters as the curiosity of other marine creatures may bring them close to you.
After snorkeling, you will sail along the beautiful Eastern coast towards the Grand River South East Waterfalls. On approaching the location, you will be asked to board small speed boats to get closer to the magnificent waterfalls. Marvel at the force of nature in action from up-close with the sparkling vision of this awe-inspiring waterfall about 500m upstream. Afterwards, you will head back to the Harris Wilson catamaran.
Once, back on the catamaran, a delicious lunch expressly prepared by the Chef onboard will be served to you. You can then head on a discovery trip of Ile aux Cerfs. It is known in English, as the deer island and constitutes of around 100 hectares of land. Though there are presently no more deer on the island, a visit to the island is a must because its beautiful beaches are well worth it. After that venture, you will re-embark on the catamaran and sail back to the jetty.
On the return trip, the bar services will still be available. The crew members will ensure the entertainment onboard through live musical performances to continue the fun.
Expected arrival time back to Mahébourg is 15:30
An added bonus for this catamaran excursion is that you can enjoy a full open bar service for free, including both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
What is the Harris Wilson?
Harris Wilson is an 18 meters racing catamaran (60ft). The catamaran was expressly built for ocean racing. This catamaran offers a high-speed cruise experience. In this catamaran, you can enjoy the thrill as this sleek racing catamaran whisks you away on the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean… Harris Wilson offers more than just a luxurious catamaran trip, you will have expansive walking space as well as a small bar aboard. It is one of the most spacious catamaran of the island, with 4 lounge areas, 2 covered and 2 open-air bar area, a very large trampoline, a kitchen area, toilet and all the necessary safety and first aid equipment. The Harris Wilson allows you to enjoy a whopping 360 degrees view of your surroundings in the comfort of the watercraft.
Included - Food & Beverages Onboard
At around noon you will enjoy full delicious BBQ lunch buffet prepared by the Chef aboard the catamaran.
BBQ Lunch menu (served on the Catamaran)
- Either fresh Dorade or fresh Marlin or Fresh Tuna
- BBQ Chicken brochettes
- Potato Salad
- Rice Salad
- Mixed Salad
- Garlic bread
Non-stop supply of beverages such as: water, juice, soft drinks, local rum, beer and wine - throughout the cruise.
Note: Kindly inform us in advance if you prefer a vegetarian lunch menu, so we can make the necessary arrangements for you.
What to bring: We suggest bringing hats, t-shirts and sufficient sunscreen for skin protection from the sun, cameras and swimsuits.
Harris Wilson Cruise duration: 09:15 - 15:30
- Price per adult: 69 Euro
- Price per child (ages 3-11): 39 Euro
- Price per baby (ages 0-2): Free of charge