Experiences in Mauritius


What to Pack

  • Clothing that covers shoulders, the midriff and thighs
  • Hiking boots and/or walking shoes
  • Beachwear and swimwear
  • Hat
  • High factor sunblock
  • Sunglasses
  • Child-sized snorkeling gear if travelling with children
  • Insect repellent
  • Camera and underwater camera
  • Backpack


There are several pharmacies, good doctors and hospitals in proximity to the lodge. It is, however, recommended that guests pack in insect (particularly, mosquito) repellent and anti-itch or antihistamine cream. Visitors to Mauritius are required to have a Yellow Fever vaccine and to present the certificate (or certificate of exemption from a medical professional) upon entering the country. It is further recommended that guests contact their local travel clinic for advice on the necessary precautionary measures for visits to this region.