Why Your Kids Will Love Mauritius

16 July 2014

When it comes to booking a family holiday, many parents battle with selecting a destination that promises relaxation for them, while offering loads of excitement for their little ones.   For years, Mauritius has gained popularity as South Africa’s premier holiday destination as it has struck this much sought after balance of family friendly fun.  From affordable and luxurious accommodation to loads of amenities and activities, there are so many reasons why your kids will love Mauritius.

water sports options in Mauritius including kayaking and boating There are loads of amenities and activities for the kids in Mauritius

Activities Galore

Mauritius is packed from coast to coast with innumerable activities for everyone in your family to enjoy.  Start off by taking part in some of the great amenities offered by your resort.  From laser sailing, to kayaking, snorkelling and even glass bottomed boat trips there is a plethora of exciting ways to spend your day.  If water sports aren’t your thing, get competitive with a game of table tennis, foosball or pool.  With most activities included with your stay, keeping your little ones busy and entertained has never been easier or more affordable.

Explore the Island

Part of the fun of being a kid is exploring the world around you, being introduced to different cultures and trying new things.   Mauritius is the perfect destination where your children can expand their horizons, in a safe and secure environment.  Book a catamaran cruise, go sub-scootering or take the kids out for a day in Port Louis.  Known for its vibrant mix of French-Creole culture, everyone in the family can try new foods, listen to local music and get into the spirit of the island.  If your family loves being outdoors, than strike out on an adventure at Black River Gorge National Park.  Renowned for its abundance of wildlife, this is a great spot to check out the islands untouched natural beauty and spend some quality time together.

Making New Friends

With most resorts offering a wide variety of kids clubs, your little ones won’t just be making lasting memories but also lasting friends.  Give them a chance to spend time with holiday-makers their own age with exciting programmes tailored specifically for them.  From treasure hunts to Wii tournaments and everything in between, you can relax knowing your kids are having a blast.  For teens, special teen only hang out zones and activities ensure they get the freedom they crave without skipping the fun.

Flight Centre

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