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Location North East
Minimum Age 8
Operating Days All Days
Duration 3 hrs 30 mins
Activity Time 09:00 - 12:30
Transportation Offered as Supplement
North East
Minimum Age
Operating Days
All Days
3 hrs 30 mins
Activity Time
09:00 - 12:30
Offered as Supplement

from 49€

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Overview & Highlights

Hiking Trip at Ile D'Ambre - Overview

Complete your holiday by getting introduced to the beautiful Ile d'Ambre Island with its varied vegetation. Experience this unique hiking trip in an exciting way; traveling first by sea and then discovering the beautiful Island of Ambre by foot. Throughout this hiking trip you are sure to enjoy amazing landscapes which will come across your way; just don't forget your camera – the views are breathtaking!

Highlights of this trip:

  • Enjoy a hiking trip on the islet of Ile d’Ambre, off the north coast of Mauritius
  • Learn more about the marine ecosystem, fauna and flora of the island
  • Enjoy a small boat transfer on a traditional Mauritian pirogue
  • Enrich your trip while going through the exotic and newly grown endemic plants
  • Discover the historic ruins located on the island dating back to 1750
  • Unveil the secrets of the island through its beautiful lagoon, surrounding islands and history of some sights

What's Included

Hiking Trip at Ile d'Ambre - Inclusions:

  • Boat Transfer on a traditional Mauritian pirogue to Ile d’Ambre
  • 3 hrs 30 mins Hiking Trip
  • Professional Guides all along
  • Short briefing and safety measures
  • Discover ruins, volcanic rock formations & marine ponds
  • Hiking Equipment
  • Snacks
  • Beverages

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Transportation & Driver Details

Transport is available for an additional supplement and will include pick up and drop off from any place / place of accommodation in Mauritius.

Car Capacities

You can choose from a selection of vehicles types:

Family Car - Up to 4 passengers
6 Seater vehicle - Up to 6 passengers
Minivan - Up to 10 passengers
About the Drivers

All drivers speak fluent English and French (Upon special request we can organize drivers who speak 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.

Meeting Point & Times
Meeting Point:


VIP Goodlands, North Region

Start & End times:
Duration: The duration of this trip is 3 hrs 30 mins
  The hiking trip is operational all days
Departure time: 09:00
Return time: 12:30


Day Itinerary
  • Meeting & welcoming at 09:00
  • Boat Transfer to Ile d'Ambre 
  • A 4km hiking trip on the island and its tropical forest
  • Snacks, water & juice break
  • End of excursion at around 12:30
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Full Description

Hiking Trip at Ile D'Ambre

The Hiking Trip at Ile d'Ambre starts at 09:00 am;where you will be welcomed by a friendly and professional guide who will provide you with a short briefing and safety measures for a memorable hiking day! Then, you will have a short boat transfer in a traditional Mauritian pirogue heading for Ile d'Ambre situated just inside the lagoon at the north east of Mauritius.

As part of this enriching trip, you will pass through the exotic and newly planted endemic trees, taking your route to a network of trails covering this 140 hectare island. Be ready to discover some of the historic ruins found on the island dating back to 1750, and explore its conservation areas.

You will also be able to see the volcanic formations and marine ponds, while learning more about the island’s history from the professional guide who will accompany you during the entire day.

This is an original, ecological and fun excursion which will let you unveil the secrets of Mauritius’ beautiful lagoons, islands, channels, and hidden beaches. Therefore, do not miss to capture superb photos; which you can cherish for a lifetime!

As part of this nature journey, you shall also be provided with small snacks, cakes, coffee, water & juice.

Each trip is carried out with total respect towards nature, its preservation, and our topmost priority is the safety of our clients. This hiking trip at Ile d'ambre will enrich your knowledge as you will get to learn more about the fauna and flora and what’s being done towards its preservation, making this a unique and enriching experience.

Private or Exclusivity VIP option

The Activity can be done on both exclusivity as well as sharing basis; it's up to you to choose.

Get the ultimate VIP experience you deserve with personalised service, upscale treatment and maximum privacy. Call us on +230 269 1000 to Book this activity on a private-exclusive basis.

What to bring/wear

It is recommended to bring

  • Hiking shoes
  • Sun cream
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Rain jacket
  • Towel
  • Spare set of clothes
  • Camera

Food & Beverages

Hiking Trip at Ile D'Ambre - Food & Beverages

During this Trip you will be provided with the following

Comments & Notes
  • Region: Mauritius North
  • Difficulty: Easy – Moderate
  • Minimum age requirement: 8 years and above
  • Minimum no. of participants: 2
  • You need to be completely fit to be able to do this activity.
  • The activity is still carried out in cloudy or light rain weather conditions unless the safety of the group is compromised.
  • The management reserves the right to postpone the activity in case of unfavourable weather conditions.
  • All clients must fill in and sign a Disclaimer Form before participating in this activity.

Hiking Trip at Ile D'Ambre  
Price per Participant: 49 Euros


Booking Attributes

Booking Attributes

1Select Attributes

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2Choose Booking Option

When booking for a specific date, you will be asked to enter your preferred date for the activity, as part of the order process. This option will entitle you to reserve your place for this activity on a specific preferred time and date that best suits you, provided that you confirm the availability with one of Mauritius Attractions’ agents firsthand. Please note that in case you order any activity which takes more than 1 day, the preferred date represents the date on which you would like to start the activity.


(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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