Why boating on a glass bottom boat is one of the must activities to do in Mauritius?
• The glass bottom boat excursion offers a glimpse to one of special place called the Blue Bay marine park which is tactically situated on the South East coast of Mauritius near Mahebourg. This happens to be one of the best places to see the beautiful marine life and to go for snorkeling in Mauritius along with a beautiful boat ride. The beautiful weather along with crystal clear waters all year around makes this one of the prime destinations on the island.
• The complete area of the Marine Park is 353 hectares; this also includes the lagoon and extends about one kilometer seaward from the reef crest creating a beautiful natural habitat for underwater life (both flora and fauna)
• This region of of Blue Bay Marine Park, happens to have some of the bluest waters and most breathtaking white sandy beaches you will ever see in your life anywhere on our planet. The turquoise blue color of the lagoon is so beautiful that people often get mesmerized from them. It is easy to see why this place is called the blue water lagoon once you set your eyes on the magnificent waters of this place. The colors of the sea are incredible and are of variety of many different blues at different times of day creating a spectacle that has to be seen to be believed.
• At the Marine Park, there are many ways to see the underwater magnificence and if comfort is your thing, you cannot select a better way than having a comfortable ride in a glass bottom boat.
There are two variants of glass bottom boat, the first option covers
This 2 hours glass bottom boat trip departs every day at 10:00am from Pointe Jerome (south east of Mauritius). You will board the glass bottom boat at Pointe Jerome and enjoy a 20 minutes boat trip along the south eastern coastline until reaching the Blue Bay Marine Park. The boat trip is done in the calm, crystal clear water of the east coast lagoon until reaching the Blue Bay Marine Park where you would have a 1 hour trip inside the marine park. As per your preferences, you can choose to stay on-board the glass bottom boat, or to enjoy some swimming and snorkeling.
The second option covers
This 1 hour and 15 minutes glass bottom boat trip departs every day directly from the Blue Bay public beach, offering very easy and quick access to the Blue Bay Marine Park. The boat trip takes less than 5 minutes each way, offering you maximum time to enjoy at the Blue Bay Marine Park. Once at the Blue Bay Marine Park, you can choose to stay on-board the glass bottom boat, or to enjoy some swimming and snorkeling. Since this trip departs directly from the Blue Bay beach you are sure to save precious time on travelling by boat, making it the ideal option for families with young children or for those with very little time to spare.
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