Shore Excursion in Mauritius - Port Louis, Pamplemousses and Grand Baie This half day tour combines a comprehensive visit of Port Louis, the capital city rich in history, a visit to the famous Pamplemousses Garden - home to many indigenous, endemic and exotic plants – before heading north to visit the coastal village of Grand Bay.
Port Louis is the capital of Mauritius. Since 1638 it has served as a commercial port, but it was only in 1735 that it became an important city on the island. The majority of the colonial buildings have been preserved and Port Louis is a great city for those who want to admire a genuine, historical city with French, Indian and African influences. Explore the top attractions of Port Louis by taking this self-guided tour.