Mia Albano
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Visited Mayotte for my honeymoon



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Submitted on Dec 26, 2020 Useful Info

Top Tourist Destinations in Mayotte

Mayotte is an archipelago in the Indian Ocean located between Madagascar and the coast of Mozambique.

The following are the top sights that I highly recommend you visit during your stay in Mayotte

1. Choazil Islands

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  • They are locally referred to as Malandzamia Islands.
  • These are 2 islands located off the shore of Mtsamboro, Northern Mayotte.
  • With an elevation of 63m, you will experience the breathtaking view of the heavenly white sandy beaches.

2. Îlot de Sable Blanc

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  • The Îlot de Sable Blanc du Sud ( Southern White Sand Islet ) is located off the southeast coast of Mayotte.
  • It is rich in corals, turquoise water and the magnificent view is just magical.
  • Be careful with the currents when snorkeling, they can be very strong.

3. Rassi Ngouja

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  • Rassi Ngouja is a point on the Island of Mayotte.
  • It has an elevation of 31m.
  • It has very beautiful beaches, which extremely quite and peaceful for your meditation.

4. Beach N'Gouja

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  • It is a very clean beach with very cool affordable restaurants, baobabs, coral reefs and top-offs.
  • It is famous for snorkeling. There's a rare torpedo Ray, turtles and hundreds of fish species.

5. Mont Choungui

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  • Mont Choungui (594m) is a beautiful conical volcanic mountain in the southern part of Mayotte.
  • It is the second highest point in Mayotte and is an ideal hiking spot.
  • It is super mounted and can be challenging to hike. Be patient!

6. Chissioua Mbouzi

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  • This is a track of land surrounded by water whose main attraction is nature.
  • It's rich in tropical dry forests, with numerous species of plants only found in Mayotte.
  • Here also lives some 750 brown lemurs, only found in this island.

7. De Coconi Botanical Garden

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  • This is a pretty botanical garden in Coconi with a beautiful green space where you'll find almost every exotic flower.