The Authentic Bel Ombre | Bel Ombre Nature Reserve

Bel Ombre Nature Reserve, Bel Ombre

4-Hour History Tour: Lunch at Kaz'alala + World of Seashells + Bay2Bay Tour

You will be driven to the most historically significant locations in Bel Ombre, including the Baie de Jacotet with its tales of pirates and the lime kilns at La Prairie, which were used frequently in construction and farming during colonial times. Visit Kaz'alala Hosted B&B for a delectable creole lunch after the drive.

Visit World of Seashells at the end of the day to see the greatest collection of seashells in Africa. Make your own shell to learn the scientific principle behind the exquisite patterns you find in shells. By meandering through Place du Moulin, you may also learn about the 250-year sugar history of Bel Ombre!

What’s Included

Bel Ombre History Tour

  • Duration: 4 Hours

  • 90-Min. Bay2Bay Tour

  • Visit World of Seashells museum - by own means of transport (Tuesday to Saturday until 17:00 | Sunday until 14:00)

  • Lunch at Kaz'alala  - detailed below *(**client has to take his own transport to Kaz’alala. Shuttle is available upon request)*


The Bay2Bay Itinerary: 

  • Stop 1 - Baie du Jacotet and Îlot Sancho

  • Stop 2 - Bel Ombre’s Historical Sugar Industry

  • Stop 3 - Lavish Château Living

  • Stop 4 - The village of Bel Ombre

  • Stop 5 - Heritage Nature Reserve

  • Stop 6 - The Bel Ombre “Batelage”

  • Stop 7 - The Trevessa Memorial

  • Stop 8 - The villages of St-Martin and Baie du Cap

  • Stop 9 - A tribute to Matthew Flinders

  • Stop 10 - Macondé

  • Stop 11- La Prairie Bay

Fine Print:

  • Session time: from Mondays to Sundays, as from 09h30

  • Meeting point: Welcome Centre, Beau Champs, Bel Ombre

  • Validity: Voucher valid for 60 days as from the date of purchase

  • What to wear: Sports or walking shoes, jeans or trousers, t-shirt, sweatshirt, hat or cap

  • What you should bring: Sunblock cream, mosquito repellent, sunglasses, camera, a spare set of clothes, a swimming suit, and a towel


  • Requirements

    • A minimum of 2 persons is required for the activity to take place. 

    • A maximum of 8 persons allowed per session. 

  • Offer is applicable for Mauritian or Resident with permit.

  • Rates may vary depending on Date (Please select date to see price) and are subject to availability.

  • All extras not included in the deal will be paid at the time of departure.

  • Special requests are subject to availability and are not guaranteed.

  • The merchant is solely liable to the buyer for the care and quality of the advertised products and services.

  • All clients must provide a Mauritian ID card or Resident permission upon arrival; failure to do so entitles the business to charge the current public rate.

  • Pregnant women are requested to seek medical advice prior to booking any activity 

  • Unless safety is jeopardized, activity continues in the rain. Due to weather conditions, the timetable is subject to change.

  • Customers are requested to arrive at least 30 mins prior to activity time

Policy on Postponement:

  • Any request for a postponement is not guaranteed and must be notified at least 48 hours prior to the arrival date.

Policy on No-Shows:

  • There are no cancellations after a booking has been confirmed.

  • No-shows will be charged the full fee; no refunds, rescheduling, or re-booking will be permitted.