Mauritius info

Mauritius, the most accessible island in the Indian Ocean, boasts tropical splendour and a fascinating blend of cultures: Europe meets India, China and Africa. Traditional festivals and religious ceremonies in Mauritius have passed untouched through time and are still celebrated with much fervour, bearing testimony to the islanders ties to their varied origins. Mauritius Island is of volcanic origin and is almost entirely surrounded by coral reefs. It is a vacationerĺs paradise with warm crystal clear waters in the lagoons and white sandy beaches.

Regions in Mauritius

Flacq is a district of Mauritius, situated in the east of the island. The capital is Centre de Flacq. It is the largest district, having an area of 29... READ MORE


The Mascarene Islands is a group of islands in the Indian Ocean east of Madagascar comprising Mauritius, Réunion, Rodrigues, Cargados Carajos s... READ MORE



Pamplemousses is a district of Mauritius in the north of the island, and is one of the most densely populated parts of the island. The name of the dis... READ MORE


Port Louis has the biggest harbour on the island. A sugar terminal has been built very near to the harbor for the exportation of sugar-cane which is t... READ MORE


Savanne is a district of Mauritius, situated in the south of the island.... READ MORE


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