Mauritius Catamaran Cruise to Ile aux Cerfs

Ile aux Cerfs Mauritius

The Catamaran cruise to Ile Aux Cerfs is all about having a great cruising experience, enjoying water sports activities and relaxation on one of the picture-postcard beaches of the Island.

Ile Aux Cerfs Island is situated off the east coast of Mauritius. This is why all the catamaran cruises to Ile Aux Cerfs depart from the east coast of Mauritius.


There are two possible departure points for the Ile Aux Cerfs catamaran cruises:
  • Catamaran Cruises which depart from Trou D’eau Douce – situated on the central east coast of Mauritius.
  • Catamaran cruises which depart from Blue Bay – situated near the airport, on the south east of Mauritius.

The selection of catamaran cruises to Ile Aux Cerfs includes:


Catamaran Cruise From South East

Full Day (09:15 - 16:15) Catamaran Cruise to Ile Aux Cerfs including Lunch & Drinks – Departing from Blue Bay (South East of Mauritius)

Catamaran Cruise Ile aux Cerfs South East

Catamaran Cruise From Trou d'eau Douce

Full Day (09:30 - 16:00) Catamaran Cruise to Ile Aux Cerfs including Lunch & Drinks – Departing from Trou D’eau Douce (Central East coast of Mauritius)

Mauritius Catamaran from Trou d'eau Douce


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Ile Aux Cerfs Catamaran Cruise departing from Blue Bay:
Mauritius Catamaran from Grand Baie to Ile aux Cerfs

This cruise is all about sailing through crystal clear waters along the east coast whilst enjoying breathtaking sceneries of the mountains on the south east of Mauritius.

The departure point is Blue Bay which is located on the south east of Mauritius.


Along the way, the catamaran makes a stop for you to enjoy snorkeling inside Mauritius’ largest lagoon on the east coast, where you can explore the underwater marine life and swim amongst superb corals and brightly colored tropical fish.


Following the lunch, the catamaran will cruise into the canal between Ile Aux Cerfs and the world class sanctuary of Anahita, before dropping you off on the famous white sand bank of Ile Aux Cerfs.

After having enjoyable time on Ile Aux Cerfs, you will re-embark on the catamaran and sail back to the departure point. The total cruise time from Blue Bay to Ile Aux Cerfs is about 1.5 – 2 hours each way.

As part of the catamaran cruise, and included in the price are: Full BBQ lunch, all day open bar serving soft drinks and alcoholic beverages, tea, coffee and cakes.

Ile Aux Cerfs Catamaran Cruise departing Trou D’eau Douce:

Ile Aux Cerfs Catamaran Cruise from Trou D’eau Douce

This catamaran cruise departs from Trou D’eau Douce which is situated on the central east coast of Mauritius.

After embarking the catamaran, you will first cruise along the shore, heading the direction of the Grand River Waterfalls. When reaching the Grand River, you will travel by small speed boats to visit the waterfall which is situated about 500m upstream. Following the visit to the waterfalls you will head back to the catamaran.


As part of the cruise, the catamaran makes a stop for you to enjoy snorkeling inside the lagoon allowing you to enjoy the underwater marine life and to swim amongst superb corals and brightly colored tropical fish.


After snorkeling, the catamaran will head to Ile Aux Cerfs Island.

Just before arriving to Ile Aux Cerfs, the catamaran will stop in close proximity to the main beach of Ile Aux Cerfs where you will enjoy delicious lunch, served onboard the catamaran.

After lunch, the catamaran will anchor for you to go off board to Ile Aux Cerfs for free time on the island. After having enjoyable time on Ile Aux Cerfs, you will re-embark on the catamaran and sail back to the departure point.

The total cruise time from Trou D’eau Douce to Ile Aux Cerfs is about 1.5 – 2 hours (including the visit to the Grand River waterfalls), and about 45 minutes cruise from Ile Aux Cerfs back to Trou D’eau Douce.

As part of the catamaran cruise, and included in the price are: Full BBQ lunch and snacks, all day open bar serving soft drinks and alcoholic beverages.

Difference between the two cruises:

The main difference between these two cruises is of course the departure point.

Also, due to the longer distance between Blue Bay and Ile Aux Cerfs, the cruising time The catamaran cruise departing from Trou D’eau Douce also includes a visit to the Grand River Waterfalls. Regarding lunch, the catamaran cruise departing from Blue Bay, offers a chef made lunch which is prepared by one of the top class hotels of Mauritius.

All the Catamaran Cruises to Ile Aux Cerfs are full day cruises (from 09:00 – 16:00).

Inclusive in the price of all catamaran cruises to Ile aux Cerfs, is a full delicious BBQ lunch buffet which is set on Ile Aux Cerfs or onboard the catamaran. Also, included in the price is an open bar serving throughout the day a selection of free beverages both alcoholic and non-alcoholic.
Ile aux Cerfs Mauritius

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Ile aux Cerfs Island

Ile Aux Cerfs Island, known also as Deer Island is a beautiful island near the east coast of Mauritius. This paradise island is about 100 hectares in size.

On Ile Aux Cerfs you will find one of the worlds beautiful beaches and as such it is one of the must places to visit in Mauritius.


With its swaying casuarinas and palm trees, the pure white sandy beaches framed by the vivid turquoise waters of the beautiful lagoon, this amazing paradise island is the perfect setting for a relaxing day of sun worship.

On Ile Aux Cerfs Island the visitors are offered a large selection of activities and indulging facilities. Water sports activities, restaurants and also a five stars hotel with a golf course, all making this amazing paradise island the perfect setting for a relaxing day while enjoying various water sports, beach activities and even golfing.