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Chamarel Waterfalls is a picturesque waterfall located in the southwestern part of the island of Mauritius. The waterfall is surrounded by lush green vegetation, which adds to its natural beauty. It is approximately 100 meters high and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mauritius.

The waterfall is named after a village located nearby called Chamarel. The village is known for its unique colored earth, which is a geological formation consisting of seven different colors of sand that have settled in distinct layers over time. The Chamarel Waterfalls are also surrounded by beautiful flora and fauna, making it an ideal location for nature lovers.

Visitors can reach the waterfall by taking a short walk through a lush forest. The waterfall is at its most beautiful during the rainy season, when the water flow is stronger. There is also a viewing platform from which visitors can enjoy the breathtaking views of the waterfall and the surrounding landscape.

The area around Chamarel Waterfalls has a number of other attractions, including the Seven Colored Earths, the Black River Gorges National Park, and the Rhumerie de Chamarel, a local rum distillery. The waterfall is easily accessible by car, and there is ample parking available for visitors. It is also a popular stop on many guided tours of the island.