Browsing the Market in Quatre-Bornes
Just 14km from Port Louis, Quatre-Bornes is the less busy alternative to the capital. Local craft is particularly rich, and ranges from jewellery to woven baskets, perfect for authentic souvenirs. There is also a good range of fresh produce and spices.
Wandering past the wide variety of local produce is a leisurely way to pass time. Make sure you engage in bartering to fully appreciate the market experience, and to reduce the expensive tourist rates.