Mauritius



Mauritius Listen/məˈrɪʃəs/, officially the Republic of Mauritius is an island nation off the southeast coast of the African continent in the southwest Indian Ocean, about 870 kilometres (540 mi) east of Madagascar. In addition to the island of Mauritius, the Republic includes the islands of Cargados Carajos, Rodrigues, Tromelin and the Agalega Islands.

NameMauritius
Top Level Domain
.mu
Alpha2 CodeMU
Alpha3 CodeMUS
Calling Codes
230
CapitalPort Louis
Alt Spellings
MU
Republic of Mauritius
République de Maurice
RegionAfrica
SubregionEastern Africa
Population1262879
Latlng
-20.28333333
57.55
DemonymMauritian
Area2040
Gini
Timezones
UTC+04:00
Borders
Native NameMaurice
Numeric Code480
Currencies
CodeMUR
NameMauritian rupee
Symbol
Languages
Iso639_1en
Iso639_2eng
NameEnglish
Native NameEnglish
Translations
DeMauritius
EsMauricio
FrÎle Maurice
Jaモーリシャス
ItMauritius
BrMaurício
PtMaurícia
NlMauritius
HrMauricijus
Faموریس
Flaghttps://restcountries.eu/data/mus.svg
Regional Blocs
AcronymAU
NameAfrican Union
Other Acronyms
Other Names
الاتحاد الأفريقي
Union africaine
União Africana
Unión Africana
Umoja wa Afrika
CiocMRI

Cities

Port Louis

Destinations

Black River Gorges National Park

National Park in The West

Château De Labourdonnais

Historic Building in Pamplemousses

Chamarel Waterfall

Waterfall in Chamarel

Eureka Creole House

Historic Building in Moka

Gabriel Island

Grand Bassin

Ile Aux Aigrettes

Island in Pointe d'Esny & Blue Bay

La Roche Qui Pleure

Landmark in Souillac

La Vanille

Zoo in South Coast

Le Morne Public Beach

Beach in Le Morne Peninsula

Le Souffleur

Landmark in Souillac

Pamplemousses Botanical Garden

Trou Aux Cerfs

Volcano in Curepipe


No visa is required by nationals of most countries although they may be somewhat strict in enforcing that you have a return/onward ticket and sufficient funds for your stay.

Nationals from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Iraq, Iran, Laos, North Korea, Libya, Mali, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Sahrawi Republic, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, South Sudan, Syria, Taiwan, Viertnam and Yemen must have a visa prior to arrival.

Everyone else either needs no visa or can buy a visa on arrival at the airport.

Mauritius - Visa Information

Mauritius embassies


Note: Please confirm details with embassy because policies do change with time



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