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15 Crag Terrace, Ballymanaggin, Dublin, D22 YW60, Ireland

Cadwell Road , Henrietta , Plaines Wilhems Mauritius

Port Louis Market and Nearby Tourist Places

Starting From €90

Hotel Pick up Exclusive Tours Relaxing Retreat Stunning Scenery

Type: Choice of Sharing or Private
Featured Stops: 7, Aapravasi Ghat, Les Salines Pagoda, Marie Reine De La Paix, Citadel, Port Louis Market, Caudan Waterfront, Odysseo Mauritius

Free Cancellation

Duration From 6 to 8 hours

Place South West Mauritius

Language: English, French, German, Italy

  • Entrance Fees Included
  • Guided Tour
  • Meal Included
  • Hotel Pick Up

Highlights

  • Guided visits to the Beekrumsing Ramlallah Interpretation Centre and Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Site and learn about the historical importance of Aapravasi Ghat history.
  • Explore the oldest Kwan Tee Pagoda, a recently listed National Heritage site 
  • Visit to the Marie Reine De La Paix, church of the pope
  • Visit Citadel Fort, or Fort Adelaide in Port Louis and explore the well-preserved basalt rock walls and remnants of cannons.
  • Visit and shop in the Port Louis Central Market explore stalls, feast at the fruit and vegetable section, and visit the Craft Market. Enjoy various street food. 
  • Visit the famous shopping center at Le Caudan Waterfront, featuring 170 outlets.
  • Visit the Odysseo Mauritius aquarium.
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    Aapravasi Ghat 

    Before getting lost in the bustling Port Louis market, you will visit Aapravasi Ghat with a guided tour and unravel the poignant history of indentured laborers. Go back to early times while exploring the well-preserved immigration depot and surrounding structures to gain insight into the laborers’ living conditions. You will listen to an overview of the World UNESCO Heritage at the Visitor Center and do not forget to capture the historical views with your camera. The place holds much to explain and unlike the busy streets of Port Louis market, the place is quiet calm and peaceful unless you make noise.

    Multiple educational programs for kids and adults tell the importance and significance of the site with storytelling. During your visit, you will also know how the homes were built here at that time and how people here made pottery, Later you will visit the memorial and learn about the cultural impact this site had on the world.

     

    Les Salines Pagoda 

    Next, you will visit Les Salines Pagoda or Kwan Tee Pagoda, which is a prayer sport for the Chinese. Here you will explore tranquility at the 179-year-old Kwan Tee Pagoda, the Southern Hemisphere’s oldest and a recent National Heritage listing. Nestled in Les Salines, it faces the sea and embraces mountain serenity. Unlike paved road, shops and crowded Port Louis market, this location is amidst coconut and fruit tree gardens. It’s an ideal meditation haven. Honoring the God of wealth, Kwan Tee, altars for Ma Chou and Kwan Yin showcase spirituality. The statue dressed in red, green, and yellow epitomizes happiness and prosperity and promises peaceful respite.

     

    Marie Reine De La Paix 

    This trip takes you to the Marie Reine De La Paix, a saintly church built on the summit. The excitement gets elevated as you climb 82 steps to the top and find the effort was not wasted at all. This open-air church offers a stunning panoramic view of Port Louis. This charming open church witnessed Pope Francis leading a famous mass during his apostolic visit in 2019, drawing over 100,000 faithful attendees.

     

    Citadel 

    Here you will discover the historical significance of Citadel Fort, constructed from 1830 to 1840, honoring King William IV’s wife. Apart from the Fort Citadel history, the spot is famous for its remarkable wall of basalt rocks and remnants like cannons that distinctly signify the fort’s architecture. You can enjoy breathtaking vistas of Port Louis, including Chinatown, Champ de Mars, and mountains from every angle. The place is well-admired by the locals who often visit for breaks, jogging, and enjoying stunning sunset or sunrise views.

    Port Louis Market

    The next trip is to the Port Louis Market where you will be delighted as well as amazed while exploring diverse shops offering garments, spices, jewelry, watches, shoes, crafts, and more. This bustling Port Louis market is known as the Bazar Port Louis, with various sections offering a wide array of products. The craft market here hosts souvenirs and handicrafts at reasonable prices for you to take home for a memorable collection of your visit.

    The central market Port Louis is a haven for shopping lovers where you can buy locally manufactured products. As you navigate down the street, you might as well refresh and reenergize yourself with Port Louis market delicious meals like dhal puri, alouda, samosas, bajas, and gato piment. This tasty food ensures you are prepared to embark on your next wonderful journey.

     

    Caudan Waterfront

    Le Caudan Waterfront is home to over 170 outlets offering a diverse shopping experience. It’s a paradise for those seeking to buy branded products that are renowned all over the world. Explore the latest fashion trends from local designers and renowned international brands, featuring chic and casual ready-to-wear items. Discover trendy accessories at Caudan Waterfront shops that complement your style, ranging from statement pieces to everyday essentials. Do not let your beauty fade away, find must-have cosmetics to enhance your beauty routine, with a variety of options catering to different preferences. Shop from a wide variety of tech gadgets to a memorable collection and expensive gifts for your friends all from a one-stop solution at Port Louis Waterfront.

     

    Odysseo Mauritius

    This last trip on our package lets you drown in the wonders of the ocean at Odysseo, the largest aquarium Mauritius offers to its tourists. In Odysseo Mauritius you will explore 45 distinct aquatic habitats housing around 200 species from the Indian Ocean, providing a captivating encounter with marine life. Roam through 5500 m2 of visiting domains, featuring 2000m3 of pristine water while learning about the secrets of the Indian Ocean. The journey lets you discover unique and rare marine species that are the habitat of the Mauritian island in a never-seen-before experience.

    What’s included

    • Guided tour
    • Entrance fee and tax
    • Transportation
    • Lunch

     

    Meeting point

    The pickup and drop-off will be from your hotel/villa/resort is included in the tour.

    Cancellation Policy 

    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the experience begins.

    Booking Fee 

    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

    Location

    Book Your Port Louis Market Tour Now

    Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere, indulge in local flavors, and discover the cultural treasures that surround. Book your tour now and stroll through the bustling Port Louis market.

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    FAQs

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is this tour suitable for all couples?

    Yes, this tour is perfect for couples of all ages, whether on a honeymoon or just seeking a romantic getaway.

    What should we bring?

    Comfortable shoes, a camera, sunscreen, and a hat are recommended for your comfort and enjoyment.

    How long will we spend at each stop?

    Each stop is thoughtfully timed to offer a fulfilling experience, typically lasting around 1 to 1.5 hours.

    Are there any age restrictions for this tour?

    The tour is primarily designed for adults. For specific age-related queries, feel free to contact us.

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