LANGUAGE The official language of Mauritius is English but the mother tongue of the population is Creole. Also, most of the Mauritian people are bi-lingual since English and French are both compulsory in the educational programme of Mauritius till the age of 16 years old. Thus, guests speaking either English or French languages will communicate… Continue reading LANGUAGE


LOCATION OF MAURITIUS LOCATION OF MAURITIUS   The island of Mauritius is located in the Indian Ocean, South East of the African Continent.With a population of 1,291,500 people and an area of 1,860 km2, Mauritius forms part of the Mascarenes Archipelago together with Reunion Island and Rodrigues Island. The islands originated from gigantic underwater volcanic… Continue reading LOCATION OF MAURITIUS


FLORA AND FAUNA OF MAURITIUS Mauritius is blessed with a diversity of flora and fauna not usually found in such a small area. This is because of its volcanic origin, age, isolation and its unique area. Mauritius has 670 native flowering species, of which around 45% are endemic to the island. Many endemic plants have… Continue reading FLORA AND FAUNA OF MAURITIUS


Shopping Mauritius is usually known among our guests as the paradise for shopping. There is a variety of items available ranging from handcrafted ship models, duty-free diamonds to designer clothing. You can also purchase clothes directly from the factory shops that produce clothes for export. These clothes are sold at discounted prices. These shops are… Continue reading SHOPPING


    OFFICE HOURS The opening hours of offices in the private sector are usually 08:00 – 17:00 from Monday to Friday and 09:00 – 12:00 on Saturday. While for the public sector, it is 09:00 – 16:00 from Monday to Friday (very few work on Saturdays).


Port Louis, Mauritius

Mauritius, a heterogeneous population has diverse origins with 1.2 million having ancestors of Indian, African, Chinese and European origin…


Climate Being a tropical island, Mauritius has a tropical climate throughout the year. It has two seasons, namely Summer extending from November to April and Winter from June to September. The months of October and May are referred to as the transition months. Temperature in Mauritius: The maximum summer temperature can reach up to 38… Continue reading CLIMATE