Hiking in the Black River Gorges National Park on Mauritius

Organized by Yanature
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Activity Snapshot

Fitness level: Occasionally sporty
Duration: 1 half day
Spoken languages: English, French, Spanish
Minimum age: From 10 years-old and up
Cancellation policy: flexible More info
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Activity description

Follow Yanature's guides off the beaten track in the Black River Gorges National Park to experience a true tropical expedition in Mauritius!

Located in the heart of Mauritius, the Black River Gorges National Park is a 67.54 km² jewel case of preserved nature which shelters numerous endemic species. What could be better than to explore it during a hike, accompanied by professional guides who know the island's tropical forest like the back of their hand?

This 3 hours hike in the Black River Gorges National Park will allow you to discover the richness of the Mauritian forests at an altitude of 400 m, offering at the same time splendid views on the park and its surroundings. You will cross on your way one of the numerous rivers of the park in which you will be able to swim serenely before returning to the starting point at Grande Rivière Noire.

If you are a nature lover and want to discover the green lung of Mauritius, this trip to the Black River Gorges National Park will allow you to spend a great time in the open air!

Offers

1
3 hours excursion | Group
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Course of events

Meeting at 7.50 am at the Riverview shopping center in Grande Rivière Noire, facing La Balise Marina and Trois Bras Store.

You will go for a 6 km hike with 400 m of elevation. It will take you a little bit more than 3 hours to complete the course.

Do not forget to bring
  • Cap + sunscreen + sunglasses
  • Hiking shoes
  • Windproof jacket
  • Comfortable clothing adapted to the weather condition
  • Backpack with only necessary equipment
  • Water and snacks
  • Swimsuit and towel
Sensation Level:

Chill

Fitness level:

Occasionally sporty

Duration:

1 half day

Minimum age:

From 10 years-old and up

Meeting point:

Riverview shopping center in Grande Rivière Noire, facing La Balise Marina and Trois Bras Store

Included:
  • Professional mountain guide
  • Secured parking lot
2
3 hours excursion | Private
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You will go on a hike with a private guide.

Course of events

Meeting at 7.50 am at the Riverview shopping center in Grande Rivière Noire, facing La Balise Marina and Trois Bras Store.

You will go for a 6 km hike with 400 m of elevation. It will take you a little bit more than 3 hours to complete the course.

Do not forget to bring
  • Cap + sunscreen + sunglasses
  • Hiking shoes
  • Windproof jacket
  • Comfortable clothing adapted to the weather condition
  • Backpack with only necessary equipment
  • Water and snacks
  • Swimsuit and towel
Sensation Level:

Chill

Fitness level:

Occasionally sporty

Duration:

1 half day

Minimum age:

From 10 years-old and up

Meeting point:

Riverview shopping center in Grande Rivière Noire, facing La Balise Marina and Trois Bras Store

Included:
  • Professional mountain guide
  • Secured parking lot
100% secure payments
by credit card or Paypal

Meeting point

Riverview shopping center in Grande Rivière Noire, facing La Balise Marina and Trois Bras Store Get directions

Cancellation policy

Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity date
You will be automatically refunded for the full amount for the activity
4 days
Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity date
You are entitled to a 50% refund
48 hrs
Cancellation 48 hours or later prior to the agreed activity date
No refund will be possible
Weather Guarantee
Regardless of the date, if the activity is cancelled due to bad weather conditions, you will be offered a refund or the chance to reschedule

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  • 5 / 5

A fantastic hike through the Black River Gorges! Quite steep at times, but definitely worth it when you saw the views over the gorges!

  • 5 / 5

Our host made this experience, he knew so much about all the animals and general wildlife. We walked through the gauge and learnt a lot.