Hiking Adventures Package - 2 Days Package
|Operating Days||All Days|
|Duration||5 hrs 30 mins|
|Activity Time||09:30 - 15:00|
|Transportation||Offered as Supplement|
|Comment||When ordering this day package you benefit special discounted package price|
Hiking Adventures Package – 2 Days Package
Ideal two days full of surprises and adventures for nature and adventures lovers.
Experience hiking in beautiful parks and nature reserves, climbing on wooden ladders and knotted-ropes. Challenge yourself with crossing Nepalese bridges, sliding on ziplinning and abseil down range of obstacles.
Whilst enjoying the exciting adventurous activities you will get to discover the beautiful nature of Mauritius on its many nature reserves, mountain ranges, rivers, waterfalls, flora and fauna.
2 Days Package – Trips Itinerary
- Trip 1: Hiking Trip with Ziplinning
- Trip 2: Canyoning Excursion – Half day - Tamarind falls
You have the flexibility to determine the order in which you will be going for these two day trips.
Included in the price of this special day package are
- All the trips and excursions charges
- Entry fees to the nature parks and reserves
- Picnic lunch as part of the Hiking and Ziplinning Trip
Information about each of the excursions
Trip 1: Hiking Trip with Ziplinning
A day full of surprises and adventures!
This is a unique adventurous hike consisting of a range of fun activities.
This is a unique adventurous hike consisting of a range of fun activities where you will get to experience climbing on wooden ladders and knotted-ropes, cross Nepalese bridges over some of the park’s rivers, swim in beautiful natural ponds, and even cross a full width canyon on a double zip lines of 165m!
This zip line hiking trip offers an excellent mix of activities and makes an excellent alternative to a day on the beach.
The trip starts with hiking through the beautiful natural park where you will get to experience hiking, climbing, sliding, riding zip lines and enjoy swimming in a natural pond of fresh water with a beautiful waterfall.
At the swimming pond you can relax under the waterfall or have fun with the zip lines while the guides prepare the picnic / BBQ grill lunch.
Lunch will then be served on a wooden platform located on the trees, which provides great views of the surrounding nature reserve while enjoying lunch.
After lunch, you will swim through a canyon followed by a slide down a twin zip line of 165 meters over the canyon.
All along, the professional guides will tell you about the fauna and flora you will see along the way, and will keep a very fun atmosphere with their inimitable local humor.
Frequent maintenance work, including top safety gear while following strict safety regulations, all guarantee maximum safety for all visitors.
This zip lines excursion includes picnic lunch and soft drinks.
Trip duration: 09:30am – 15:00pm.
- This zip lines hiking trip is valid from the age of 10 years old - minors must be accompanied by an adult to sign their disclaimer
- It is recommended to bring: sunscreen, bathing suit, spare set of clothes, towel, sport shoes and waterproofed camera / camera cover
Trip 2: Half day Canyoning Excursion at Tamarind Falls
Half day Canyoning Excursion at the South West area of Mauritius at Tamarind Falls.
This canyoning excursion is done at the Tamarind Falls which are a scenic attraction of the south west of Mauritius.
This is one of the most beautiful and calmest places in Mauritius, and one of the best places for nature and animals lovers, where one can find many exotic plants and birds. The magnificent location of Tamarind Falls hosts breathtaking views over the west coast and over Le Morne Mountain, a sight not to be missed.
Situated on the central plateau, near the small village of Henrietta, the Tamarind Falls canyon is the one of Mauritius’s canyons which you really should not miss. With its 11 waterfalls, multiple jumps, zip lines, deep ponds and lush green vegetation; Tamarind falls is one of the most beautiful canyons of the Island that will suit the beginner to the hardcore adventurer.
This half day canyoning trip to Tamarind Falls is one the most popular canyoning trips. It is easy, fun and accessible to all.
This is the ideal excursions for those seeking more adrenalin and thrill. It will challenge you to abseil down the waterfalls of the Tamarind Falls canyon using nature watercourses and canyoning gear.
The canyoning trip starts at 09:15 with a safety briefing and equipment introduction.
Then you will follow the trail for a 5 minutes hike discovering the first part of the Tamarind Falls canyon before reaching the first abseil of a 15 meters high waterfall. There you will have the first abseiling experience alongside the waterfall.
The group then crosses the water pond and boulder walk down the Tamarind River to reach the second waterfall: an impressive 40m free fall waterfall.
There from the platform beside the waterfall, everyone can enjoy the trip down on the high speed Tyrolean (zip line), using a harness and a carabineer to make it easier and safer trip down before landing in the water.
For the more courageous ones, it is also possible to test ones courage by jumping a 7 meters cliff jump into the water.
Following this, you will enjoy an easy hike to the end point which takes about 20 minutes to complete with 2 short steep trails on the way.
As part of this excursion you will enjoy the beautiful nature of the Tamarind nature reserve, seeing the famous beautiful Tamarind falls from close, and experiencing the adventure of canyoning with Mauritius’ top qualified guides.
You will get to visit the Tamarind falls from close, have a cool bathe at the bottom of the series of falls, hike through Mauritius’ forest and have a real exciting adventure by canyoning down canyons, waterfalls and rivers.
The Highest Abseil (=level of descent down a rope) is 40 meters.
This trip is offered all year round and is planned to cater for all ages starting from as early as 4 years old.
Trip duration: 09:00am – 13:00pm.
Region: South West Mauritius
Requirements: Have basic swimming skills
Minimum age requirement: 4 years old and above (must be accompanied by at least one parent)
- Starting point: Tamarind Falls reservoir gate
- Trip duration: starting at 9:00 am and ends at around 13:00
- Full canyoning equipment will be provided including all rope gear (harnesses, helmets etc) and wetsuit
- It is recommended to bring: sunscreen, bathing suit, short pants to wear with the wetsuit, spare set of clothes, towel, sport shoes, mosquito repellent, waterproofed camera (camera cover)
- Minimum age requirement: 4 years old and above (must be accompanied by at least one parent)
- Please don’t bring with you jewels, watches, alcohol and cigarettes
What is Canyoning? Canyoning (known as canyoneering) is traveling in canyons using a variety of techniques that may include walking, climbing, jumping, abseiling, and swimming.
The terms canyoning and canyoneering are more often associated with technical descents — those that require rappels (abseils) and rope work, technical climbing or down-climbing, technical jumps, and/or technical swims.
Canyoning is enjoyed by people of all ages and skill levels.
Canyoning gear includes climbing hardware, static ropes, helmets, wetsuits, and specially designed shoes, packs, and rope bags.
All the canyoning outings are operated and led by the leading canyoning and rock climbing guides in Mauritius, with vast experience in canyoning and rock climbing activities and rescue operations in all areas of Mauritius. The canyoning is done under the full supervising of qualified canyoning guides.
All canyoning excursions are carried out with a total respect towards nature and while making it a top priority to stress the importance of its preservation.
Additional information regarding the Hiking Adventures 2 Days Package
- You have the flexibility to determine the order in which you will be going for each of these two trips
- The Hiking Adventures package is available from the age of 10 years old
It is possible to arrange a car / minivan transportation for the 2 days trips. In such a case you will be picked up from your place of accommodation, be taken to the departure point of each trip, and following the trip, you will be dropped off at your place of accommodation. We offer such transportation service for our cost price.
The exact transportation charge is determined according to your place of accommodation.
When ordering the Hiking Adventures 2 Days Package you benefit special discounted package price on these trips and excursions.
The special discounted price for the Hiking Adventures package is:
- Price per Participant: 179 Euro
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