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Nature Discovery Guided Tour: Dolphins, Tortoises, Crocodiles and the Wild South provided by Bonjour Mauritius Day Tours & Excursions

Nature Discovery Guided Tour: Dolphins, Tortoises, Crocodiles and the Wild South

Nature Discovery Guided Tour: Dolphins, Tortoises, Crocodiles and the Wild South
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
8h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Group size:
15
Infant seats available
Ticket type:
Mobile
About
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English, French
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English, French
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 9433P7
Important information
Inclusions
  • A 2.5-hour encounter with wild dolphins in the open sea
  • Snorkeling near the coral reef (snorkeling gear provided)
  • Services of a fully licensed, qualified driver
  • Air-conditioned and insured taxi, minibus or coach
  • Private transfer for your group to and from your hotel
  • Waiting time
  • Parking Fees
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees to La Vanille are Rs. 500 (10 Euros) per person
  • Lunch or snacks
  • Entry/Admission - La Vanille Nature Park
Duration
8h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • We pick up at all hotels, B&Bs, apartments on the island. Please let us know which hotel, B&B or apartment you're staying at. Note that this tour starts at 7:30am on the west coast of the island. Your exact pickup time will depend on where you are staying, but will typically be between 5:30am and 7am. Your exact pickup time will be sent to you upon booking.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • The dolphin portion of this outing is not recommended for pregnant women. All children under 12 years old should be accompanied.
  • In almost all cases (90%+) you will see the dolphins. However, if this is not the case, a second outing will be offered on the boat free of charge (transportation to and from your hotel are not included for the second outing). It’s important to note that there will be no refund once you have completed the activity.
  • This tour lasts up to eight hours, and you will be able to choose how long you spend at each attraction (except for the dolphin portion). Depending on your group’s speed you may not have time to see all the listed attractions. You will be able to stop for lunch but the price of the lunch is not included
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Inclusions
  • A 2.5-hour encounter with wild dolphins in the open sea
  • Snorkeling near the coral reef (snorkeling gear provided)
  • Services of a fully licensed, qualified driver
  • Air-conditioned and insured taxi, minibus or coach
  • Private transfer for your group to and from your hotel
  • Waiting time
  • Parking Fees
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees to La Vanille are Rs. 500 (10 Euros) per person
  • Lunch or snacks
  • Entry/Admission - La Vanille Nature Park
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • We pick up at all hotels, B&Bs, apartments on the island. Please let us know which hotel, B&B or apartment you're staying at. Note that this tour starts at 7:30am on the west coast of the island. Your exact pickup time will depend on where you are staying, but will typically be between 5:30am and 7am. Your exact pickup time will be sent to you upon booking.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
8h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • The dolphin portion of this outing is not recommended for pregnant women. All children under 12 years old should be accompanied.
  • In almost all cases (90%+) you will see the dolphins. However, if this is not the case, a second outing will be offered on the boat free of charge (transportation to and from your hotel are not included for the second outing). It’s important to note that there will be no refund once you have completed the activity.
  • This tour lasts up to eight hours, and you will be able to choose how long you spend at each attraction (except for the dolphin portion). Depending on your group’s speed you may not have time to see all the listed attractions. You will be able to stop for lunch but the price of the lunch is not included
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: 17 Jun. 2020
A note from Nature Discovery Guided Tour: Dolphins, Tortoises, Crocodiles and the Wild South
Clients should bring their own mask, if possible. Hand sanitizer will be provided.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
What you can expect during your visit
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Tamarin Bay
    Stop: 3 hours
    See details
  • 2
    Le Morne Brabant
    Stop: 60 minutes
    See details
  • 3
    La Vanille Nature Park
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 4
    Gris Gris Beach
    Stop: 60 minutes
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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By: Bonjour Mauritius Day Tours & Excursions
cmp90cy
cmp90cy
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Disappointing
My wife and I have just returned from Mauritius for our honeymoon. Unfortunately, despite the previous mostly posit
PaulT327
PaulT327
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3 Day family tour
A lot to pack in 3 days, but definitely worth it. Our driver Kessavan, was really flexible. informative and taught
Paigey_cc
Paigey_cc
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A must do!
Amszing trip!!!!! We net our driver in the morning (San) who was friendly and very knowledgeable about his home cou
Janki J
Janki J
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Amazing! Gaël -best tour guide!
My husband and I went to Mauritius for honeymoon in June 2022 and booked an excursion for Swimming with Dolphins an
andrearM4069LG
andrearM4069LG
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Fantastic Snorkeling
The snorkeling with the turtles was an unbelievable event, I will never forget, thanks. The water was very warm and
steveandannie2018
steveandannie2018
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Perfect tour
An amazing day out! We were lucky enough to have Kesavin as our driver and tour guide. He was so very kind, conside
karincL5584MP
karincL5584MP
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Amazing day!!
This trip was amazing our driver Kesaven went above and beyond, he was an amazing tour guide and we learnt so much
Quest781432
Quest781432
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Day trip Mauritius including swimming with dolphins
Really enjoyed the whole day but especially swimming with the dolphins - fantastic experience - well organised, ver
Agnes M
Agnes M
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Lovely experience
Initially I was slightly worried especially after seeing Kel Val’s review. But I took the risk and have come to the
charleseU4200GF
charleseU4200GF
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A perfect day
Absolutely incredible. Our day began with a prompt pick up right from the reception of our hotel. We were then take
duncanm59
duncanm59
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What a great day, highly recommend!
We had such an amazing day. Kavi (our guide / Driver) was brilliant from start to finish. The dolphin swim was a g
V3887NYandrewc
V3887NYandrewc
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So many wonderful sights and a fabulous tour.
Our driver Gael was brilliant, super friendly and helpful. The whole thing was definitely one of the highlights of
ashvin213
ashvin213
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Underwhelming
This is not for all. My wife had terrible sea sickness from the ride on the boat. She fell ill and needed 2 days of
Str_Janine
Str_Janine
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Amazing
It was a day full of experiences and fun. Our driver Gaël was well organized, has a good knowledge about the island
Arnim P
Arnim P
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Great experience for a whole day
We had booked this tour way before heading to Mauritius. Took an English speaking guide. The tour started with dol
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Nature Discovery Guided Tour: Dolphins, Tortoises, Crocodiles and the Wild South will start at 7:30 AM. Discover and book Nature Discovery Guided Tour: Dolphins, Tortoises, Crocodiles and the Wild South on Tripadvisor

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Nature Discovery Guided Tour: Dolphins, Tortoises, Crocodiles and the Wild South cancellation policy: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Discover and book Nature Discovery Guided Tour: Dolphins, Tortoises, Crocodiles and the Wild South on Tripadvisor

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