Day trip to Ile des Deux Cocos
A perfect day of luxury and relaxation on the private Ile des Deux Cocos Island!
Experience real tropical luxury, fringed by clean white sandy beaches and the calm turquoise waters of the Blue Bay marine park.
Ile des Deux Cocos invites you for a pure enjoyment of the highest standards both in comfort and in services provided by a courteous and friendly staff. A day on the private paradise island of Ile des Deux Cocos, has been the highlight of many visitors’ stay in Mauritius and it is a trip not to be missed.
In the midst of Blue Bay Marine park, on the South-East coast of Mauritius, the majestic Ile des Deux Cocos (the Island of Coconuts) rises out of the ocean to welcome you to Paradise. Ile des Deux Cocos is truly a unique Island where nature and man creation walk hand in hand in a marvelous mixture of colors.
This day trip is offered on an all-inclusive basis including boat trip to the island, glass bottom boat trip, snorkeling, delicious lunch buffet and variety of drinks - a dream indulgence.
The lunch buffet served on the island in a beautiful open space, is as unique as the island itself; a delicious mix of culinary styles.
While on the Island you can swim and snorkel in the nature reserve, go walking across and around the island, or simply lie back and relax in the sun with a variety in choice of divine cocktails.
Along the north of Ile des Deux Cocos you will see the pearl-white beaches and turquoise waters of the lagoon. Calm and inviting, the cool waters around the island protect an outstanding nature reserve hidden underwater.
This underwater nature reserve, known as the Blue Bay Maritime Reserve is one of the best places one can view the vivid and varied underwater marine life of Mauritius. This is the perfect place to discover the enchanting underwater marine world with its superb corals, wonderful array of brightly colored tropical fish such as the Surgeonfish, Clowns, Butterfly fish and many more.
The south coast of Ile des Deux Cocos offers dramatic views of the ocean pounding against the reefs and of the mountain range of Mauritius’ east cost.
Also on Ile des Deux Cocos Island, nestled amongst the trees, lies the magical “Follies” Villa. Built over 100 years ago by Sir Hesketh Bell, one of the first British governors to Mauritius. It is a place of true magic and beauty, which has been used for glamorous and hedonistic parties. The villa’s architectural style is a unique mixture of various influences and styles; a clever mix of British and Moorish architecture with a Mauritian-style interior.
The inside of this small island is rich with native vegetation which you can discover by following one of the many nice walking trails. Of course you can also just relax beneath one of the many palm trees and watch the sparkling ocean.
The day trip to Ile des Deux Cocos starts with a speed boat cruise departing from Mauritius east coast.
The departure for the Ile des Deux Cocos trip is from Blue Bay jetty – you will have a short 5 minutes speed boat trip departing from Blue Bay beach jetty heading south east to Ile des Deux Cocos.
Upon arrival to Ile des Deux Cocos you will be greeted at the jetty with refreshing towels and welcoming drinks and will immediately feel the charm of this small paradise island and the relaxed atmosphere all around.
You will have free time to enjoy the fabulous variety of underwater life which can be explored during snorkeling boat trip or on board a glass-bottom boat trip (both included in the price of this trip).
The buffet lunch which is served on the island at noon time features delicious grills and salads, cooked in the open, with tables in the open air and tents with deep settees to relax in.
The lunch buffet also includes an unlimited local drinks package: water, sparkling water, soft drinks, fruit juice, selection House rums, House wines and beers. You will enjoy the lunch with live music of local musicians in the background.
Whether you choose to meander along the shady island paths, drift into the gently island way of life under a palm tree, or explore the outstanding underwater marine life; Ile des Deux Cocos offers an exceptional and unforgettable experience!
Included in the price:
- Speed boat trip to Ile des Deux Cocos Island
- Welcome cocktail
- Sun beds
- Snorkeling equipment
- Glass Bottom boat trip to Blue Bay marine park
- Drinks package of unlimited drinks
- Lunch buffet
Lunch Buffet Menu:
- Potato Salad with Beetroot and Onion
- Pine apple and Cabbage Salad with Coriander
- Tomato Salad with Lentil and Chopped Parsley
- Taboulé with Mint and Vegetable Brunoise, Lemon Juice and Olive Oil
- Black Pepper Sauce of Madagascar
- Créole Sauce, Tomato and Onion
- White Butter in Basil
- Red Wine Sauce and Spices
- BBQ Sauce with Vinegar
- Marlin Skewers Marinated Mauritian Spices
- White Tuna Marinated in Tandoori Spices Lemon Pickle
- Shrimps Skewers with Calabash & Garlic
- Marinated Lamb with Provence Herbs
- Chicken Marinated with Curry & BBQ Sauce
- Baked Potato and Garnishes
- Créole Rice and Various Spices
- Sautéed Garden Vegetables
- Fruit Salad Flavored Mint and Rum
- Fresh Seasonal Fruits
- Coffee, Tea or Citronella
- Price per Adult: 95 Euro
- Price per child (ages 3-12): 59 Euro
- Price per Baby (ages 0-3): Free of Charge