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Operating Days All Days
Duration Flexible
Activity Time Flexible
Transportation Offered as Supplement
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Marine Discovery Overview

This Marine Discovery package includes a combination of entertaining nautical activities, that have been specially designed to help you enjoy and explore the marine world of Mauritius. As part of this package, you will have the choice between a Family Marine Discovery Adventure, which is packed with fun for all family members, OR an Adventurous Marine Discovery package, for adults only, which takes you on an exploratory journey of the exotic marine world.


Option 1 - Family Marine Discovery Adventure

Family Marine Discovery Adventure Overview

This amazing Family Marine Discovery Adventure includes a fun Semi - Submarine Trip that allows you to see the underwater world without actually diving into the ocean and discounted tickets to the Mauritius Aquarium to learn more about the colourful marine life that the lagoon has.

Semi Submarine trip

The Semi - Submarine trip is a great way to discover the beautiful, colourful marine life without getting wet. You will get to explore the rich coral reefs of Mauritius and encounter the aquatic underwater life of Mauritius.

Mauritius Marine Discovery Package

This excursion is ideal for passengers of all ages and lasts for about 1 hour 45 minutes. You will be comfortably seated in an air-conditioned room below sea level, offering you an optimal and close panoramic view of coral reefs, abundant colourful fish and many other species.

In one key location during the trip, the semi submarine will stop along the reef and you can choose to go off board and enjoy some snorkeling along the beautiful coral reef. This is a great way to enrich your marine discovery experience and explore the large variety of corals and fish firsthand (the snorkeling gear is available for use free of charge). Additionally, refreshments will be served during the excursion.

Comments

  • Meeting Point: Grand Bay
  • Operating days: Everyday
  • Activity times: 10h00 | 12h30 | 14h30 (choose one time slot)
  • Reservations should be made in advance
  • Snorkelling equipment is available during the trip free of charge

Visit of Mauritius Aquarium

The aquarium, located in a small relaxing village in the North West of Mauritius, is home to a large number of species including over 200 species of fish, invertebrates, live coral and sponges, originating from the waters around the island.

Mauritius Marine Discovery Package

The aquarium also includes an array of marine life, ranging from tropical fish like the trigger fish and scorpion fish to giant eels. It is a great place for kids to visit and learn about the lovely aquatic creatures and tropical fish that reside in our lagoon.

Comments

  • Operating Days: Everyday

Opening Hours

  • Mondays to Saturdays: 09h30 to 17h00
  • Sundays & Public holidays: 10h00 to 16h00

Note: Be sure to get there before 11h00 or before 15h00 if you want to see the feeding sessions.

Excursions & Entry Tickets Packages

When ordering this package you benefit from special discounted package prices on these trips and excursions;

  • Semi Submarine Trip
  • Discounted tickets to the Mauritius Aquarium

Option 2 - Adventurous Marine Discovery

Adventurous Marine Discovery Overview

Book this incredible Adventurous Marine Discovery package to enjoy a fascinating Underwater Sea Walk, an adrenaline-fuelled Seabob Adventure and GET FREE TICKETS to the Mauritius Aquarium. With this adventurous package, you can discover the colourful marine life that the lagoon offers.

Seabob Adventure

The underwater world is just waiting to be discovered and the Seabob is a great way for you to explore it.The Seabob is easy to handle and provides you with incredible agility that enables you to 'swim like a dolphin'.

Mauritius Marine Discovery Package

Riding a high performance, lightweight and dynamic Seabob in the turquoise waters of our lagoon is a very thrilling experience, where you can dive with exotic banks of fish and other marine creatures or ride on the waves to experience an incredible adrenaline rush.

As part of this package, your adventure will begin with a 15 to 20-minute boat ride a 30 minutes Seabob activity

Comments

  • Minimum Age: 10 years
  • Meeting point: Grand Bay
  • Operating Days: Everyday
  • Activity times: 10h00 | 11h30 | 13h30 | 15h00 (choose one time slot)
  • You are required to arrive at the departure point at least 15 minutes prior to your activity time.
  • What to bring: swimwear, towels, a hat, drinking water and sunscreen.
  • It is recommended to wear a tight swimsuit (preferably a one-piece swimsuit for women)

Underwater Sea Walk Excursion

The Underwater Sea Walk is one of the most unique attractions that one must experience when visiting Mauritius. The activity does not require any knowledge of swimming or diving and you are not even required to remove your glasses.

Mauritius Marine Discovery Package

The excursion begins with a motorboat transfer from the centre of Grand Bay to a platform situated inside the lagoon, at the North of Mauritius. Upon arrival to the platform you will receive a pre-departure briefing on the gear, the local marine life, safety procedures and the underwater walking trail.

Going for the underwater Sea Walk is like going for an underwater tour inside the reef, walking between corals, seeing a variety of fish, and discovering the rich sea life in the crystal clear lagoons of Mauritius.

Comments

  • Minimum Age: 10 years
  • Operating Days: Everyday
  • Operating Hours: 09h00 to 14h30
  • Total time of the excursion is approximately 1 hour ( the undersea walk takes about 15 minutes)
  • Underwater shoes will be provided free of charge
  • Soft underwater shoes will be provided free of charge
  • Glasses or contact lenses may be worn during this excursion (you will not get your head wet)
  • What to bring: swimming costume and a towel
  • Participants do not need to know how to swim
  • The trip is not recommended for pregnant women

Visit of Mauritius Aquarium

The aquarium, located in a small relaxing village in the North West of Mauritius, is home to a large number of species including over 200 species of fish, invertebrates, live coral and sponges, originating from the waters around the island.

The aquarium also includes an array of marine life, ranging from tropical fish like trigger fish and scorpion fish to giant eels. It is a great place for kids to visit and learn about the lovely aquatic creatures and tropical fish that reside in our lagoon.

Comments

  • Operating Days: Everyday

Opening Hours

  • Mondays to Saturdays: 09h30 to 17h00
  • Sundays & Public holidays: 10h00 to 16h00

Note: Be sure to get there before 11h00 or before 15h00 if you want to see the feeding sessions.

Excursions & Entry Tickets Packages

When ordering this package you benefit from special discounted package prices on these trips and excursions;

  • Seabob Adventure
  • Underwater Sea Walk Excursion
  • Free tickets to the Mauritius Aquarium

Transportation

As part of this day package, it is Compulsory to book for the transport service as well and below, please find the prices breakdowns

The Transportation prices are per vehicle (and not per person). You can choose the vehicle type according to the number of passengers in your group.

  • Private Daily Tour in a family Car (for up to 4 people)
  • Private Daily Tour in a SUV big Car (for up to 6 people)
  • Private Daily Tour in a Minivan (up to 12 people)

The transportation charges are per vehicle (and not per person) referring to the number of passengers applicable for each vehicle type.

About the drivers

  • All drivers speak fluent English and French (Upon special request we can organize driver who speaks additional languages). The drivers, citizens of Mauritius, will be happy to provide you with information about Mauritius and each of its sights.
  • All drivers are very professional, time efficient and friendly. There is high emphasis on being always on time and providing reliable devoted service to customers.

Prices

 

Family Marine Discovery Adventure

  • Price per adult: 31 Euro
  • Price per child (ages 3-12): 18 Euro

Adventurous Marine Discovery

  • Price per adult: 112 Euro
  • Supplement for Underwater Seawalk DVD: 50 Euro

Transportation

  • Family Car (for up to 4 people): 65 Euro
  • SUV big Car (for up to 6 people): 75 Euro
  • Minivan (up to 12 people): 105 Euro

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(Valid for 3 months)

By ordering an Open Voucher you will be able to choose your preferred date for this activity during a later stage (when you already have full knowledge of the schedule for your trip) and not during the order process. This way you benefit maximum flexibility regarding the date of the desired activity. The open voucher can be used to go on this specific activity during a period of 3 months from the date of its purchase. To learn more about the option of an open voucher, please read our Order & Payment Methods page.

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