Mauritius in June
If you’re a fan of warm, sunny weather that’s neither too hot nor too humid, then June is the ideal time to visit Mauritius. With daytime temperatures of around 25–27°C, a light breeze blowing in from the sea, and only very light and occasional rain showers, it’s the perfect holiday climate.
7th June 2015: Mauritius Dragonboat Festival
Saturday 7th June sees the return of the annual Dragonboat Festival at the Caudan Waterfront in Port Louis. Expect to see a vibrant display of dragon-faced racing boats, followed by parades, lion dances and elaborately decorated Chinese dragons.
6th-7th June: Yellow Speed Racing Challenge Cup
As part of the National Rally Championship 2015, the Yellow Speed Racing Challenge Cup takes place over the weekend of 6th and 7th June in Beau Bassin. Roads will be closed and remember to read up on rally driving safety to be sure of a safe and fun experience!
7th June: 2015 Le Morne ATU Sprint Triathlon African Cup
Mauritius welcomes participants and spectators to Le Morne for the 2015 Le Morne ATU Sprint Triathlon African Cup on Sunday 7th June. The event comprises one lap of the sea lagoon, three flat bike laps of 6.7k, and two flat running laps of 2.5k.
13th June: 2015 ZigZag Trail
Taking place in Black River Gorges National Park, the ZigZag Trail consists of three separate races: the 11km Ti Zig Trail; the 20km Zag Trail and the 40km Ultimate ZigZag Trail. All three races are extremely technical, with intense inclines, unmarked trails and rough terrains – an event for experienced runners only!
20th-21st June: Wellness Festival Mauritius
The third edition of the Wellness Festival Mauritius takes place in the gardens of Eureka Mansion over the weekend of 20th-21st June. The festival is a celebration of mindful living through classes such as yoga, meditation, music, dance, massage and other practices, and features an inspiring list of local and international teachers, artists and therapists. Look out for sessions including Chakra meditation, Tai Chi Chuan, Sufi Whirling and a performance from Baraka Cirq.