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

Île Aux Aigrettes

Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens

National History Museum

Vallée De Ferney

Blue Penny Museum

Eureka

François Leguat Reserve

Père Laval's Shrine

Ebony Forest Of Chamarel

St Aubin

Tamarin Beach

Blue Bay Marine Park

Monday Market

Château Labourdonnais

Rhumerie De Chamarel

Curious Corner Of Chamarel

Victoria 1840

Saturday Market

Trou D'Argent

Central Market

Palmar Public Beach

Gorges Viewpoint

La Vanille

Grande Montagne Nature Reserve

Île Des Deux Cocos

Trou Aux Cerfs

Le Morne Public Beach

Macchabée Viewpoint

Casela World Of Adventures

Rault Biscuit Factory

L'Aventure Du Sucre

Terres De 7 Couleurs

Aapravasi Ghat

Le Souffleur

Bois Chéri Tea Plantation

Caverne Patate

Domaine Des Aubineaux

Frederik Hendrik Museum & Vieux Grand Port Historic Site

Black River Gorges National Park

Martello Tower

Photography Museum

Chamarel Waterfall

Rochester Falls

Gris Gris Beach

Notre Dame Auxiliatrice

Place D'Armes

Notre Dame Des Anges

Mauritius Postal Museum

Natural History Museum & Mauritius Institute

Fort Adelaide

Galerie Du Moulin Cassé

Hôtel De Ville

Rivulet Terre Rouge Bird Sanctuary

La Roche Qui Pleure

MCB Building

ICAIO

Sagar Shiv Mandir

Jardin Des 5 Sens

Alexandra Falls Viewpoint

Ilot Sancho

Mauritius Glass Gallery

Les Salines De Yémen

Le Morne Public Beach

Viewpoint Of Tamarin Falls

Champ De Mars Racecourse

Robert Edward Hart Museum

Matthew Flinders Monument

Plaine Verte

Jardins De La Compagnie

Natural Spring

Quatre Bornes Market

Baie De L'Arsenal Ruins

La Résidence

St Gabriel Church

Chinatown

La Balise Marina

Jummah Mosque

SSR Memorial Centre For Culture

Botanical Gardens

Government House

Monument To Dutch Landing

Trevassa Monument

Mauritius Aquarium

Carnegie Library

Eglise Trou D'Eau Douce

Municipality Of Beau Bassin-Rose Hill

St James Cathedral

Blue Bay Beach

Bolom Ng Metal Art Gallery

Plaine Champagne Police Post

Chapel And Shrine Of Marie Reine De La Paix

International Slavery Route Monument

Shiv Kalyan Vath Mandir

King Edward VII Statue

Surya Oudaya Sangam

Malartic Tomb

Mahé De Labourdonnais Statue

St Louis Cathedral

Church

Maison Le Carne

Mosque

St Barrabas Church

Mosque

Masjid Noor Mosque



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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