Leisure Activities

Leisure Activities

Things to do on Rodrigues Island

Although you might simply want to enjoy the peace and tranquility of nature during your stay at Villa Evasion, there are many exciting things to do on the island of Rodrigues. Guests will find activities to suit all ages.

Whether you are looking to learn more about the island’s history and culture, want to experience local flavours or simply want to have some fun, we will arrange anything and everything you need in order to get the most out of your visit to Rodrigues.

Tour of the Island

We offer a tour of the island, whenever guests book a stay at our villa. Our tour includes a trip around the island to see popular local attractions along with a tour guide to show you around.

The tour can also be catered to your interests. If you have more interest in the culture of the island we can take you to local churches and restaurants. If you are interested the the natural environment we can visit natural reserve parks and magnificent beaches or if shopping is more your thing we can visit the local markets.

Popular Local Attractions include:

  • Famous Beaches, like Trou d’Argent
  • Outer Islands, such as Ile aux Chats and Ile aux Cocos
  • Churches, such as St John and St Gabriel
  • Performances of the Sega Tambour Dance
  • Food and Craft Markets in Port Mathurin

Fran?ois Leguat, is a wildlife reserve, where you can see the giant tortoises, other wildlife and plants.

Cavern Patate is a must. It is a very famous impressive underground cave which is a popular Rodriguan attraction.

4x4, 4x2 and Scooter Rental

If you would like to explore the island by yourself we can arrange for you to rent a 4x4, 4x2, scooter or bicycle. Maps and other guidebooks can obtained at tourist information in Port Mathurin.

Indian Ocean Activities:

  • Deep Sea Diving
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Boating
  • Kite Surfing
  • Water Skiing
  • Surfing
  • Ziplining

Come visit Rodrigues Island and Stay at Villa Evasion.