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Catamaran cruise to Bernaches and Amber island in Mauritius

"The perfect cruise to discover marine wonders"

Catamaran cruise to Bernaches and Amber island

This catamaran cruise to Bernaches and Amber island targets people who prefer tranquillity and loneliness far from the hubbub of mass tourism destinations. Amber island is less visited than Gabriel island and ile aux cerfs.

This full day catamaran tour to Amber island is about sailing in the deep blue sea, relax on a remote island, savour good foods and drinks, and enjoy lonely memorable moments in a paradisiacal settings .

Amber island, of an area of 140 hectares is covered mainly by endemic plants. It is situated in the lagoon off the coast north-east of Mauritius. Most of its shores are bordered by rock or mangrove forests which is a breeding ground for small fishes and crustaceans. On the island there is a variety of endemic wildlife and plants such as palm tree “Latania loddigessii” and around six varieties of butterfly. There is also a ruin of old stone buildings dating from the colonial French era, an inland sea water pool and a salty wetland areas

The destination of this catamaran cruise to Bernaches and Amber island in Mauritius is the less crowded than Gabriel island and ile aux cerfs. Guests can expect to discover an untouched marine ecosystem. It is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a piece of heaven on earth paradise. .

Same for the catamaran cruise to Benitiers island the lagoon of Amber island is a heaven for snorkelers to discover a wide variety of corals and a multitude of coloured fishes.

Transfers for catamaran cruise.

Our rate do not include transfer. Transfers can be organize, on demand, at extra charge.

Lunch during catamaran cruise.

Meal include barbecued fish, chicken and chicken sausage accompany by rice, pasta, bread cooked and raw salads. Season fruits for dessert.

Drinks during catamaran cruise.

Local beers, wine, rum, punch, water and other non-alcoholic fizzy drinks available at will throughout the day.

Special meal request.

We provide vegetarian meal on demand. Client with special needs must inform us about it with sufficient time prior to cruise date so that we can bring necessary modification.

Program (6 hours)

Participants are expected to be in Grand Gaube at latest 9h30 for payment procedures and boarding.

Boarding starts at 10h00 at Grand Gaube. Once onboard, after a briefing by the captain about the cruise, the catamaran will sail towards Amber island. At Amber island guests will have free time to discover the natural beauty of the Mangroves eco system. Then the catamaram will head to some key locations to enjoy the beach, snorkeling and sunbathing. A delicious barbecued lunch will be served on the island. After lunch, particpants will enjoy free time on the island to enjoy the beach and lagoon.

Free time on the island will last till 15:00 after which participants will re-embark to sail back to Grand Gaube.

*Due to circumstances beyond our control, the program below can be slightly modified without notice

  • 1

    Morning activities

    Boarding. Start to sail to Amber island. Snorkeling stops. Sail to Bernaches island

  • 2

    Lunch time

    Lunch time on the island where you will enjoy a nice barbecued meal and the open bar in the beautiful paradise environment.

  • 3

    Enjoy snorkeling

    Free time to enjoy the island and the lagoon

  • 4

    Sailing back

    Back to the shuttle. Participants re-embark to sail back to departure point. End of catamaran cruise to Amber and Bernaches island


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Safia – July 05, 2016:

This catamaran cruise to Gabriel island is definitively the trip to do. Excellent organisation. The skippers were very professional.

Johan – December 08, 2016:

I enjoyed their live music and dancing “Li tourné li tourné”

Dag – June 25, 2017:

What a wonderful day. Would surely do it again if I return back to Mauritius.

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By public bus /Rented car

Contact us for more information if you prefer to come to us by public bus or by a rented car .

By our bus

Our rate do not include road transfer. Please arrange your own. Alternatively, we can organize it at extra charge.

By Taxi

Your taxi driver will know where to drop you off. Else, ask to call us.

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