Enjoy a unique Cruise to Ile aux Cerfs on a Pirate Ship
The Pirates Cruise is an unforgettable trip on board a wooden sailing pirate style boat.
Treat yourself to a memorable day of exhilarating sail on a unique pirate boat, which will take you back in time to the old days of the pirates – this will definitely be one of the highlights of your holidays in Mauritius.
The pirate boat (34-foot) is of unique design, made as a replica of a real pirate boat with two masts and five sails of wooden brown varnished. Sailing on the pirate boat will take you back in time to the old days of the pirates.
As part of this cruise, you will experience a sailing cruise on the pirate boat to the beautiful Ile aux Cerfs while enjoying exciting pirate show, live music, and dance show - The theme of this trip is of a pirate adventure.
You will also get to enjoy cruising along the South East Coast of Mauritius including a visit to the Grand River South-East Waterfalls, Ile aux Cerfs Island, Blue Bay Marine Park and cruise along Ile aux Aigrettes Island.
About the Pirate Ship Cruise:
It is a Full day activity (09:30 – 16:00) full of sun, unlimited drinks, delicious food and a lot of fun on the South East Coast of Mauritius.
The Pirate Adventure departs at 09:30 from the Jetty at Bois des Amourettes or from the jetty at Pointe Jerome, at the sout East of Mauritius. Expected arrival time to the jetty at Pointe Jerome is 16:00.
You will board the pirate boat and will have a short pre departure briefing by the boat captain about the day schedule, the cruise plan and the safety measures.
Following the briefing the pirate boat will set sail for a cruise inside the lagoon and along the East coast seeing great views of the mountain range of the East coast. Throughout the cruise you will; enjoy variety of cooling drinks, live music and rich entertainment program by the crew.
At one point, the pirate boat will reach the Grand River where it will cruise upstream the river until reaching the Grand River South-East Waterfalls for a short visit of the waterfalls. After the visit to the GRSE waterfalls the boat will sail to the paradise island of Ile aux Cerfs.
Ile aux Cerfs is a beautiful island near the east coast of Mauritius. With its swaying casuarinas and palm trees and the pure white beaches framed by the vivid turquoise waters, this amazing paradise island is the perfect setting for a relaxing day of sun worship. On Ile aux Cerfs Island you are sure to have relaxation and fun on one of the picture-postcard beaches or enjoy a swim and snorkel in the lagoon.
At around 12:30, it is midday and the pirates are hungry and it is time for a pirate’s lunch which will be served on board the Pirate ship. The lunch includes: bread, selections of salads, potatoes, BBQ chicken, Fish, Lobster (250g) or king prawns (450g), and Banana Flambees as dessert.
Also, throughout the cruise you will enjoy a non-stop supply of a selection of drinks including both soft drinks (Water, Coke, Juice…) and alcoholic beverages (beer, local rum, white and red wine…).
The atmosphere on the boat is very friendly, with music and Sega dancing performed by the crew which keeps the atmosphere lively and exciting throughout the journey.
After lunch is time to embark, departing from the lagoon of Ile aux Cerfs take the direction of the magnificent aquatic site of Ile aux Aigrettes, where we will drop anchor and stop the boat for you to enjoy swimming and snorkeling inside the lagoon or just to relax onboard the Pirate ship.
The last stop for the pirate is the Aquatic Park of Blue Bay (Blue Bay Marine Park). The Blue Bay marine park, situated on the South East coast of Mauritius near Mahebourg, is one of the best places to see the beautiful marine life and to go for snorkeling in Mauritius.
Once you reach the bay of Blue Bay you will feast your eyes on some of the bluest waters and most breathtaking white sandy beaches you will ever see. When you see the turquoise blue color of the lagoon you will understand where the name comes from. The colors of the sea are incredible and are of variety of many different blues.
The Snorkeling at the park is highly recommended as the colorful fauna and flora found at the park is absolutely stunning. This is a great opportunity to discover the beautiful marine life of Mauritius and swim amongst superb corals and brightly colored tropical fish.
Then after, the Pirate boat will set sail heading to Pointe Jerome. You will arrive at the Jetty at Pointe Jerome at around 16:00.
During the entire excursion, the musicians and the Sega dancers shall make you dance, sing and stirred... An unforgettable day is waiting for you!!
- The Pirate cruise includes full BBQ Lunch and a selection of drinks (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic)
- If you are a vegetarian, please inform us in advance, so we can arrange the necessary additions to the lunch
- What to bring: We suggest bringing hats, t-shirts, sun block cream for sun protection, cameras, and swimsuits
- This trip is offered everyday
- This activity requires a minimum of 5 persons to operate
- Price per participant: 95 Euro