Diving

Diving - Mauritius Dive Sites
The reefs of Mauritius offer excellent opportunities for scuba diving and snorkelling enthusiasts with warm, crystal clear water, calm seas and varied marine life. The 205-mile (330-km) coastline of Mauritius is almost completely surrounded by coral reef, making this an excellent destination for snorkelling and scuba diving. You can dive on the colourful coral reef and over 50 wrecks which harbor a great variety of sea life.

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Diving - Rodrigues Island

There are several good scuba-diving locations around Rodrigues, but there is no diving school or public-use compressor on the island, and you need a boat. The best dives are off Pointe Colon and

Best Period

The best condition for scuba diving and sailing is in October - March. Most of the larger beach hotels offer dive excursions and lessons and rent equipment. Spearfishing while diving with an aqua-

Marine Life

The marine life of Mauritius has suffered from man's arrival although it is an additional attraction for visitors. It is easy to visit coral gardens in depths of seven to 20 metres and the range of

The East Coast - Diving

A bit more affected by mass tourism than other regions, the East Coast offers some excellent diving. One of Mauritius' best dives is The Passe where you drift dive through the passes with the current

Advice on Diving

Advice on diving can be obtained from the MauritiusUnderwater Group, Railway Road, Phoenix tel: 696 5368. The Mauritius Marine Conservation Society functions from the same address. A decompression

Coral Breeze Tours

Coral Breeze Tours Coral Breeze Tours have the great pleasure in welcoming you to Mauritius. Located in Grand Bay, Coral Breeze Tours is a professional inbound agency specialized in organized tours, individual

Dive Centers

The best dive center include Le Morne in the southwest, the west coast of Flic en Flac and north to Grand Bay and Trou aux Biches. In the south, diving is good off Grand Port, some of the very best