The northern part of Mauritius enjoys the most sunshine. It has a particularly pleasant climate and is protected from the wind. A region of contrasts; the North offers a bustling atmosphere as well as places of meditation and quiet contemplation. Grand Bay is considered as the touristic capital of the island. It offers a festive atmosphere with many restaurants, bars, nightclubs and shopping malls.
Grand Gaube is a quiet and charming fishing village only a 15-minute drive from lively Grand Bay. Located at the tip of Mauritius, Grand Gaube is surrounded by magnificent white sandy beaches: ‘Calodyne’ and ‘Butte à l’herbe’. This well-sheltered area offers a breathtaking view of the pristine coastline and of the Gunner’s Quoin , as well as surrounding northern islets (Flat Island, Gabriel Islet, Round Island and Snake Island ).