Honeymoon in Mauritius

A honeymoon in Mauritius is a perfect paradise after all Mark Twain was quoted as saying “Mauritius was made first, and then heaven; heaven was copied after Mauritius.”

Mauritius the honeymoon guide
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This lush idyllic island is blessed with some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Picture perfect with powdery sand at the edge of warm azure lagoons. A honeymoon in Mauritius is a laid back tropical paradise.

Mauritius is surrounded by the planet’s third-largest coral reef, so for water babies, there are many opportunities for snorkelling and diving, including Djabeda Wreck on Coin de Mire Island. Plus kayaking, waterskiing, and windsurfing.

Hiking enthusiasts will love the rainforest interior, where pretty waterfalls contrast the coasts. Spend the day hiking Le Morne Brabant or spot dolphins on a catamaran cruise.

Mauritius also has some of the most affordable luxury resorts in the Indian Ocean, from boutique hotels to ultra-luxury boltholes where you’ll find blissful spas and delicious cuisine influenced by a melting pot of cultures – Indian, African and Chinese awaits on this luxurious paradise island.

Want to dive deeper and start planning a Mauritius honeymoon? Check out our Ultimate Mauritius Honeymoon Guide here!


Mauritius is a year-round tropical destination that experiences ‘wet’ and ‘dry’ seasons. The wettest months are from January to March when you can expect occasional short downpours. During the wet season, cyclones can sometimes occur. During the southern hemisphere winter, from June to September, the temperatures can be cooler on the east coast (average temperature 20°C / 70°F). The best time to visit Mauritius for a honeymoon is from October to December.


Is Mauritius good for a honeymoon? Yes, it’s perfect for a tropical beach honeymoon.

How long do you need for a honeymoon in Mauritius? We recommend at least 7 nights.

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