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Black River Gorges & Tamarind Falls: What to do when you get there ?

Discover the activities to do at Tamarin Falls and Black River Gorges! Green lung of Mauritius, the Black River Gorges National Park is a real paradise for nature lovers!

During a trip to Mauritius, a visit to the Black River Gorges National Park and the natural wonders it harbors is something to do without hesitation. This natural area of 67.54 km² is home to an endemic fauna and flora to be discovered during hikes, guided or by yourself. Indeed, many trails run through the Black River Gorges National Park, offering hiking routes for all levels! On your way, you may come across the Trochetia Boutoniana, the shrub in which the national floral emblem of Mauritius, the "boucle d'oreille", blooms, or even birds living only on the island like the pink pigeon.

Among the must-see things in the Black River Gorges National Park, you can find different viewpoints such as the Macchabee or the Morne, offering incredible panoramas on the gorges and the surroundings of the park, as well as the highest point of Mauritius at 828 meters, the Piton de la Petite Rivière Noire. The waterfalls are also important points of interest in the park, such as the impressive Alexandra Falls, or, located in the north of the park, the famous Tamarin Falls, also known as the 7 waterfalls. They also allow the practice of canyoning in Mauritius, an outdoor activity perfect for adventure!

Whether you enter the Black River Gorges National Park from Chamarel, Grande Rivière Noire, Vacoas-Phoenix or Grand Bassin, you will always find a hiking trail that will allow you to visit the park and discover a must-see place in Mauritius!

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Kate D., Mauritius — 15/01/2024
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This activity is such a great one for lovers of hiking and adventure.
Rémi D., France — 10/01/2024
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It was my first time doing canyoning, the experience was incredible we had a wonderful time.
Nina K., Germany — 13/12/2023
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The two guides were super friendly and funny. Although I have a slight fear of heights, they both made the tour a lot of fun.
Anna Gaia B., Switzerland — 03/12/2023
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Interesting activity, really safe, very good staff.
Carin D., South Africa — 09/10/2023
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Anataz, Adil and Wendy were fantastic guides. Never a dull moment, especially with Wendy's singing. We felt very safe and enjoyed every moment.

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