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Measuring more than 984 feet in diameter, this crater was formed as a result of volcanic activity millions of years ago.
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good31%
  • Average39%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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“dormant volcano” (36 reviews)
“fresh air” (10 reviews)
“worth a visit” (19 reviews)
Curepipe, Mauritius
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited as part of south island tour, cool to see this dormant volcano, we expected a black charred area but instead its a lush green area, very cool to see and also some good views of surrounding area

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good place to visit. The view was amazing. you can see the crater created by the dormant volcano. It's very deep.

Thank Soumiyamr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a dormant volcano crater surrounded by the nature. It is found on the high altitude with a panoramic view. The weather is cool there. You can have a full view of the towns and villages which surround the crater. It is appropriate for...More

Thank Rakesh D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing day getaway, something for the entire family to do or just a place to relax. Great food, sand and water! A must for anyone traveling that way

Thank Muhammad M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thursday 28th Septembet this was the first stop in our Colourful South Tour, which we booked through the Thomson Rep in our hotel, RIU Le Morne. Our day started with an 08.55am pick up. Breakfast was available at the hotel from 07.00am. It took us...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this place is on the top where one gets to view the island of mauritius.. it is a wonderful place where u get to see scenic beauty of mauritius..

1  Thank ankurkandoi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here as part of an island tour. Scenic area. Stunning views. Great photo opportunities. Friendly local people selling local produce.

Thank WestSussexBramley
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My favourite place around the island, ideal for afternoon jogs ... Simply fills the lungs with fresh air and washes away the stress pf a long day at work. The view is breathtaking and atmosphere celestial.

Thank Pascalinaelrodriguez
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Easy access by car to the free car park at the Crater Lake viewpoint. Unfortunately overcast and intermittant drizzle during our visit so the views of the other mountains on the island rather poor. Interesting but restricted (by trees) view down into the crater with...More

Thank Norman C
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed seeing this dormant volcano with all the trees. Most reviews here say there is not much to see, which may be true if you 'only' see the trees, but when viewing this scene try to understand the history of the volcano and...More

Thank rate101
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