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About the country

Mauritius, known as the "Pearl of the Indian Ocean," is a popular destination for vacations and recreational activities. Mauritius offers it all: white flour sand beaches, blue lagoons, lush flora, interior activities, and rich cultural elements.

There are so many activities to enjoy that you will never be bored when visiting Mauritius. With so much to see and see, narrowing down the long list of sites to visit might be challenging. Here are ten compelling reasons to visit Mauritius.

The weather in Mauritius

Mauritius, unlike other countries, is a year-round destination. This is mostly owing to its advantageous geographical position. In truth, Mauritius is located slightly above the tropic of Capricorn, so it receives plenty of sunlight all year. Mauritius has only two seasons: summer (October to April) and winter (the remaining six months). As strange as it may appear, Mauritius is still quite hot throughout the winter, and it goes without saying that it gets even hotter during the summer. The temperature never falls below 16 degrees Celsius and may easily exceed 35 degrees Celsius.

Mauritius Beaches

Everyone enjoys beaches, palm palms, and warm lagoons! There are approximately a hundred beaches along the island's shores. Each beach, from long to little and immaculate, has its own unique character and charm.Mauritian beaches are typically white sand or golden in color, and they are bordered by Casuarina, coconut, or palm trees depending on the location.

World-Class Scuba Diving

Mauritius is surrounded by magnificent coral reefs and thriving aquatic life. When diving in Mauritius, one realizes how rich the island is with natural resources.There are over 50 breathtaking diving locations along Mauritius's coastline, varying in difficulty and depth. Two of Mauritius' top diving spots are located near the Pearle Beach Hotel and Villas Caroline Hotel in Flic en Flac, Rempart Serpent, and La Cathédrale.

Best Honeymoon and Wedding Location

The World Travel Award named Mauritius the best wedding and honeymoon location in 2013. Every year, hundreds of couples say "I do" on the island's gorgeous sandy beaches. The optimum time for a wedding and honeymoon in Mauritius is between October and September, when the weather is ideal and the end-of-year tourist surge is avoided.


The Mauritian society is a model of plurality and peace. The Mauritian culture reflects the variety of its people. Despite the fact that Hindus constitute the majority of the population, Mauritian society was mostly influenced by French culture.Despite their different roots, Muslims, Hindus, Africans, and Chinese all live in peace and harmony.


Mauritius, often known as Paradise Island, has been gifted by Mother Nature in several ways. The island is a holiday location with infinite options, with its tropical temperature, untamed waterfalls, thick forestation, mountain ranges, and water sports.The Seven Colored Earths of Chamarel is the epitome of natural nature. It is a unique geological phenomenon generated by tropical climatic conditions that distinguishes seven distinct earth colors.


Mauritian lagoons are surrounded by stunning coral reefs and aquatic life. The island's shoreline is home to over 4,000 different types of fish and shellfish. Many local providers offer low-cost underwater experiences like as diving and glass-bottom boat rides.If you prefer big game fishing, you will love Mauritius. The island provides some of the best big game fishing for Marlin, Tuna, and Shark to both novice and experienced anglers.

Dolphin Observation

Swimming with dolphins and whales is one of the most unusual sports available in Mauritius.Caro and Dino, two dolphin enthusiasts, offer exciting programs to swim with dolphins in Mauritius. In a calm setting, you will experience Mauritius' west coast. "To swim with dolphins in Mauritius is to achieve at least two fantasies," they say


Mauritius, with its low cost of living, can provide world-class resorts at extremely inexpensive costs. Expenses are quite minimal in comparison to Europe. And, with all of the retail complexes currently available on the island, Mauritius is great for budgeting.In terms of daily budget, 50 GBP per person is plenty for transport and a restaurant meal. It may be wise to carry your credit card and not too much cash, as ATMs are available and most shops take VISA and MasterCard.

Stability in politics

Mauritius is one of the most stable African countries in terms of development. Tourism is an important part of the economy, and the country is constantly improving in order to welcome more and more guests. The sole type of insecurity that may occur in Mauritius is a cyclone, which normally occurs between the months of January and February.

Citizens of Sri Lanka must get a Visa on Arrival to enter Mauritius as a tourist.

10 best places to visit in Mauritius :

  1. Grand Bassin

  2. Grand Bassin

  3. Pointe d’Esny and Blue Bay

  4. Black River Gorges National Park

  5. Mahébourg

  6. Isle aux Aigrettes (Egret Island)

  7. Blue Penny Museum

  8. Grand Baie

  9. Chamarel Waterfall and Seven Coloured Earth

  10. Le Souffleur

Applying for a Visitor visa to Mauritius :
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