World standard golf courses and links are fast earning us a reputation as a golfing destination of choice. The Belle Mare Plage Golf resort was voted Best Golf Course in the World in 2004 (ranked by the British IAGTO). ( In the south, another championship golf course has been set in a glorious valley lying between the sea and the mountains. (

The water around Mauritius is recognised by marine biologists to be of excellent quality. A paradise for divers who also have a choice of 140 wrecks to discover amongst spectacular underwater caves and coral outcrops.
Visit the site of the Mauritius Underwater Group: (


Ideal wind conditions, virtually year round, make the south of the island a haven for board and kite riders. International specialist Club Mistral, has a base at Le Morne. ( We have special packages staying at the Indian Resort hotel nearby or apartments/villas in the vicinity.


You can hire a catamaran, with or without skipper, and sail away…. (


Fishing for Marlin, sharks, tuna, dorado, wahoo or barracuda is well organised. A number of competitions, the most prestigious one being the Marlin World Cup held in December, have become regular events. Mauritius holds several world-fishing records.