A privileged island for honeymoons, Mauritius is an accessible destination with innumerable assets … White sand, coconut trees and azure sea make up the picture postcard landscape that has made its reputation but Mauritius is far from being summed up in this description of tropical paradise. To discover the culture and natural beauty of this jewel of the Indian Ocean, follow the advice of going there and relax in the shade of the filaos!
All the information you need to plan your trip to Mauritius
The local currency Is the Mauritian rupee
Time zone: +4 hours GMT
Documents: Identity card or Valid passport
When to go?
The best time to go to Mauritius
Best time to leave: From June to November
Mean temperature: Between 16ºC and 26ºC
Average water temperature: Between 23ºC and 25ºC
The unavoidable events
Here is a small selection of events not to be missed during your stay in Mauritius
Pilgrimage of Father Désiré Laval to Sainte-Croix
Festival of Light- Divali
Spring Festival (Chinese New Year)
What to do in Mauritius?
Le Jardin de Pamplemousse: to visit with a guide to make the most of it!
L’île aux Aigrettes: a magnificent nature reserve that can be visited by a group. Be careful, provide for water, it is 2 to 3 degrees hotter than on Mauritius!
The Vanilla Nature Reserve, for these giant tortoises, bat, crocodiles and more
Visit Chamarel, these lands of color and its waterfalls are not to be missed.
Discover the dolphins: choose a small boat and leave very early in the morning!
Sugar Adventure: a museum devoted to the history of the island. Do not miss the tasting of all the sugars at the end of the course.