Grand Baie is a classy and a cosmopolitan town located in Rivière du Rempart District, which lies towards northwest of Mauritius. Excellent beaches, scintillating nightlife and shopping; this town has everything you need for a perfect holiday.
La Cuvette and Grand Baie Public are the two main beaches. They are small but the water is clean and turquoise-coloured. The Grand Baie Public beach is a bit crowded with fishing boats and tourists. If you are looking for some quiet time and space for private swimming then head towards the La Cuvette beach. You may choose to lie on the beach, go for a swim or indulge in water sports like swimming, sailing, water skiing and windsurfing.
Grand Baie is a departure point for many cruises towards northern Mauritius; Gunners' Quoin, Flat Island, Round Island, and Serpent Island. You can set your anchor here to explore such lesser known beaches of Mauritius.
A small seaside town, Grand Baie also offers bustling nightlife and shopping experiences. There are a few fashion and craft shops where you can get good bargains.