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Full-Day Tour of South West Mauritius
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Measuring more than 984 feet in diameter, this crater was formed as a result of volcanic activity millions of years ago.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Sadly, it was raining on the day we went. But even with the view we had, it was pretty amazing; it's a great view of the Port and the capital city. But the crater itself? Meh.

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the South West Tour with Vick Tour Belle Mare. The Trou aux Cerfs was included in our itinerary. The weather wasn't good but we could take some photos.

Thank Mariana A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting experience to visit a dormant volcano. It's atop a hill and lots of superb views all around. Can see small hills in the distance with the beaches and ocean right next to them. Makes for great pictures. Not much to do though, apart from...More

1  Thank Harmik Singh S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, what do you think if you have to talk about a crater? Big, Massive and lots to know!! Nothing great about the crater. You only get to see a glimpse of it!! Cannot reach to the bottom!! But you definitely will enjoy the views...More

Thank anandganpaa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A place to relax, jogging, stroll. You will get a magnificent view of Curepipe, north west and western part of the Island with a perfect blend of mountains, buildings, nature...

Thank VishDem
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I live on one of the slopes of this extinct volcano, which is probably the most popular tourist stop on the island. The road around the crater offers a panoramic view of the south west, and for those more energetic, there is a path down...More

Thank Lotus_mu
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

It is a volcanic crater that is supposedly alive....what i liked about the place is its very scenic....you can spend about half an hour but need to go all the way to South of island to see it. Hence this can be done if you...More

Thank 200rekha16
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The dormant volcano is seen as a silent killer that could wake up anytime by the Mauritian people. A lake right in the middle of the crater is a stunning sight and must see place. They say that whole of Mauritius was formed by the...More

Thank esravinder
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Dormant Volcano - nothing much to do. One ice cream van ripping off everyone - 40 rand for a bottle of water - 70 rand for basic ice cream cone - avoid !

Thank NGExplorer
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Great walk around an extinct volcano took about 45 mins, great view, free attraction with easy parking

Thank Laval S
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