InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort is located on one of the most visually stunning parts of the island
- a stretch of beach overlooking the Bay of Balaclava, just north of the capital, Port Louis
. The resort is 15 minutes' drive from the main tourist region of Grand Baie, and 50 minutes' drive from Plaisance International Airport.
Because of its location, Influences from Chinese, Indian, French and African are all present in day to day island life, from cuisine to music and religion. It is surely this melting pot of cultures
, which makes the island and its inhabitants so warm friendly and welcoming.
There is much to see and do in Mauritius beyond the pristine white sandy beaches. A variety of wildlife, nature and historical attractions
are just waiting to be discovered.