Country name: Mauritius

Sub-region: Afrique Australe

Capital city: Port – Louis

Mauritius is located in the southwest of the Indian Ocean, in the heart of the Mascarene Islands, between Reunion west and east of Rodrigues. With its dreamy beaches and turquoise lagoon, Mauritius is a paradise on earth. Whether you love water sports or you are fans of cultures, you will find your account on this island. A melting pot’s culture, as its population. Over 80% of the Mauritian population is of Indian origin. As such, the festival of light is a separate event which alone merit of raising suitcase in Mauritius. Note that Mauritius is considered a luxury destination.

Currency: maurician roupie

Official languages: english, creol and french

Languages spoken: bhojpuri, l’hindi, tamoul, télougou, marathi, cantonais, mandarin, hakka, arab and l’ourdou


  • Updating immunization diphtheria-tetanus-polio recommended.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required only for travelers coming from a country where there is a risk of transmission of yellow fever.
  • Other recommended vaccinations (according to hygienic conditions and length of stay): typhoid fever, viral hepatitis A and B.

Airlines flying to the destination: Air France / Air Mauritius / Corsair, Emirates / Air Austral / Air India / British Airways / Lufthansa / Air Seychelles / Turkish / Air Madagascar / Kenya Airways

Editor’s words  We like Mauritius to have to think of its tourism. With quality equipment, a multicultural population, a colorful gastronomy, it is not by chance that Mauritius’s people said is the most welcoming.

Quote /proverb  The heart has no wrinkles

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