Red roof church

Destination

Cap Malheureux Holidays

Authentically Mauritian

Along the wilder northern Mauritian coast, in between rocky coves and tidal creeks, is the tiny fishing village of Cap Malheureux.

We love the authenticity of this village and the quiet, subdued charm of it's white sand beach. Head for the recognisable, red-roofed Notre Dame Auxiliatrice for spectacular views across the islands of Coin de Mire ôl Ronde and l'Ile aux Serpents. Watch the fishermen from the village as they bring home their catch of the day each afternoon and sit back to enjoy stunning vistas over the Indian Ocean as the sun dips below the horizon.

Combine your relaxing stay in Mauritius with a trip to the historical country of Sri Lanka, where you can watch leopards, spot elephants, and experience fascinating game drives.

Destination Highlights
  • Visit the famous red-roofed Notre Dame church
  • Boasting stunning beachfront accommodation
Essential Information
  • Time Zone GMT +4 hours
  • Currency Mauritian rupee (MUR)
  • Visa Information British citizens don’t need to obtain a visa for travel to Mauritius.
  • Language Creole, French and English are widely spoken
  • Flight Time Approx.11 hours and 30 minutes. Direct and indirect flights are available via Europe or the Middle East from the UK.
  • Health Information No mandatory vaccinations are required. It's important to contact your GP for the latest recommendations.

Top Tips from our Experts

Mel

Destination Specialist

“Be sure to check out the popular tourist attraction – the red roof church of Cap Malheureux. Soak in it's captivating history as you gaze upon the stunning landscape that surrounds it.”

Our favourite hotels

Our favourite places to stay are below. We know everyone is different, so if you can’t see something you like, we'd be more than happy to help.

Terrace

Coin De Mire Attitude

Mauritius

H&J Rating

Guide Price

£1,039 pp

Coin De Mire Attitude

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