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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.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good33%
  • Average39%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dormant volcano” (42 reviews)
“fresh air” (12 reviews)
“degree view” (3 reviews)
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Curepipe, Mauritius
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"dormant volcano"
in 42 reviews
"fresh air"
in 12 reviews
"degree view"
in 3 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 20 reviews
"nice view"
in 14 reviews
"surrounding mountains"
in 3 reviews
"small lake"
in 5 reviews
"sat nav"
in 3 reviews
"dense forest"
in 3 reviews
"central plateau"
in 3 reviews
"south tour"
in 8 reviews
"port louis"
in 6 reviews
"nice walk"
in 4 reviews
"sunny day"
in 3 reviews
"day trip"
in 8 reviews
"aux cerf"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful place"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the crater as part of the set tour of the south west. Probably would not bother if it was not part of the tour. While the crater will take you all of 5 minutes to see, the views of Mare aux Vacoas, Rose...More

Thank beverleym2016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice crater full of vegetation, not very big but quite interesting. Amazing views of the south coast of the island.

Thank diazrodrigo
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The dormant volcano, also called Murr's volcano, with a well defined crater and cone is heavily wooded, filled with water and covered with foliage, collected from the frequent rain that takes place. The crater, which is a popular tourist site is interesting but the distance...More

Thank BobWE
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you're in the South West of Mauritius then this place is definitely worth a visit. The view from the top is nice and the surrounding foliage is pretty. Not sure I'd go out of my way to see this one place but there is...More

Thank Selina_J_W
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

It is a dormant volcano with 605 m (1,985 ft) high and located in Curepipe, Mauritius. The crater was formed less than 2 million years ago in the second phase of volcanic activity that created Mauritius. It has great views of surrounding mountains as well...More

Thank Shailesh Babu D
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

this place used to be great for a morning jog. get some fresh air. but now, lots of shady people hang around there.

Thank IronMuZz
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

This place is about a mile walk from the centre of Curepipe and is well signposted. There is a steep hill up to the crater, which is surrounded by well-kept grassy banks with flowers and plants. When you arrive at the site, there are amusements...More

Thank smallspender
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

it is very hard to find road but it is worth to go there. you can see a lot of green place on the vulcano. it is very interesing to see, that water is in the centre of the vulcano. very beautiful place for walking,...More

Thank Gita B
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

I like this place because not that crowded and the crater was so beautiful surrounded with a lot of greens, good for family leisure and have a walk around was really relaxed . The view was breathtaking .. You can go to Curepipe and then...More

Thank Janice914
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

You get a beautiful view of the city from hill top. A beautiful location for scenic view and pictures on a bright clear sunny day. Amazing view with crater and the northern part of the island.

Thank sonali r
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