Authentic and family-run since 1988, rated N°1 on Trip Advisor for 4 years in a row, Karlos welcomes you at Le Morne, in the South West of Mauritius, to live an unforgettable and unique experience at sea and on Benitiers Island
Rated No 1 on TripAdvisor Experiences at Le Morne, Karlos Excursions’ boat trips have consistently obtained excellent reviews from its visitors. These testify of its continued commitment to guests’ satisfaction. Check out our testimonials below to find out more.
Embark on our signature trip for a unique experience in Mauritius! Observe & swim* with the dolphins, snorkel among tropical fishes and admire the most photographed rock of Mauritius against the magnificent and symbolic Le Morne mountain.
With more than 30 years experience in the field, Karlos was one of the first licensed tourist Boat Operators in Mauritius. In 1988, he started organising boat services and folkloric picnics on Bénitiers island, and dolphin trips since the early 2000s. Over the years, Karlos has hand-picked an experienced locals, born and bred by the sea, in the South West of Mauritius.
Karlos Excursions team is passionate about sharing the Mauritian natural & cultural heritage with visitors. Most of Karlos Excursions’ Skippers & partners have at least 15 years experience at sea. Dolphins observation in the South and South West of the island is preferred for its relative tranquility, though if conditions do not allow, the Skippers will head towards the West area.
In addition to the commitment to minimise environmental impacts in the daily operations, Karlos himself has organised hundreds of clean-up activities on Bénitiers island and in the nearby villages. Karlos and his daughter Virginia who manage the organisation are both active citizens, engaged in the preservation of the marine and coastal environment in Mauritius.