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Amazing place

One of the most beautiful beach I have seen. So quiet an peaceful. The crossing was Rs 1200 per... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Kevin I
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The Beach was Awesome, Had good time swimming and snorkeling. Went on Catamaran Cruise to this... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Ankush M
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Ilot Gabriel, Mauritius
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful beach I have seen. So quiet an peaceful. The crossing was Rs 1200 per person on a catamaran. Lunch and drinks included. Shallow water. Magical MAURITIUS.

1  Thank Kevin I
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The Beach was Awesome, Had good time swimming and snorkeling. Went on Catamaran Cruise to this Island,so had food on cruise or else need to take food. Still Recommended to take some snacks

Thank Ankush M
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Not worth it. The island is beautiful in its own rights but definitely not worth the 1 hour plus of travelling here to see it. Go to pereybere or ile aux cerf instead. The island is really small and there’s simply nothing much to do...More

1  Thank ongtingyong
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

When you approach this island on the catamaran, it truly is breathtaking. Simply stunning, there are many other cats around but just looking at this glorious island brings joy. Then you get on the island. What a disappointment! No shade, unless you willing to pay...More

1  Thank Kimmysa
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

If in catamaran cruise this is a stop where they leave you for about an hour or two to spend time. There is nothing great about the place apart from the fact that it's a serene place which has not been commercialised yet. The greatest...More

Thank SWLN
Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

Îlot us a French word means small island. The Gabriel island is situated in Indian ocean and surrounded by reef, corals and various sea life. We we have taken catamaran Cruise to travel this location. The journey is breathtaking. Thanks ocean water is ink blue...More

Thank Arvindnagar
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Went with catamaran with family. Had the 58 seater with maybe 25 on board so ample seating for all. All shoes, savettes etc had to be taken off and put in a box, you get them back once you get to the island. The guys...More

3  Thank linica79
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

When you think of paradise this is what it looks like!!! The place is stunning - blue water and white sand. I only wished I could have stayed longer. This is definitely a must do and I'm so glad we visited. We were considering not...More

2  Thank Dem11
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

I've been to Mauritius many times and like many other places this is definitely somewhere I go every time. The catamaran trip to and from the island is fun and very enjoyable we usually leave from grand baie, and the boat crew truly do make...More

3  Thank Luke F
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Appreciated the gorgeous island, excellent for snorkeling, swimming and not as commercial as Ile Aux Cerfs. Saw many fish while snorkeling. No dustbins or toilettes though...

2  Thank HelmutV70
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Pingpong10
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Response from ongtingyong | Reviewed this property |
No they don’t.
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Nicholas L
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Response from ongtingyong | Reviewed this property |
Just head to Grand Baie. There are many tour Operators there. Expect to pay average 1500MUR.
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