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& expat insurance expert
+33 1 80 87 57 80

Government : Republic

Capital : Port-Louis

Area : 1860 Km²

Population : 1,2 million

Official languages :English, French, Mauritian Creole

Currency : Mauritian rupee

Vaccines and health

Mandatory vaccination

A Yellow Fever vaccination certificate is mandatory for all travellers over one year of age coming from Yellow fever infested countries

Recommended vaccinations

For adults, don't forget your vaccinations: Short stay: Tetanus, Polio, Hepatitis A & B. Long stay: Tetanus, Polio, Hepatitis A & B, Typhoid, Meningitis A & C and for those people at risk: Tuberculosis, Rabies.

For children, don't forget the vaccinations: Diphtheria, Tetanus, Whooping Cough, Polio, Tuberculosis, Measles, German Measles, Mumps, Hepatitis A & B, (1, long stay), Meningitis A & C , Typhoid (1, long stay for those over 5 years old).

Local diseases

In Mauritius, you must be warned about AIDS, Amebiasis, Ascaris, Bilharziosis, Dengue, Hepatitis A & B, Leishmaniasis, Meningitis, Rabies, Sexually transmitted diseases, Poisonous Fish, Snakes, Scorpions, Spiders, Tetanus, Polio, Tuberculosis, Typhoid.

When to go ?

The best seasons to visit Mauritius is the dry season from September to November.

Visas and diplomacy

For all information, please contact your embassy or the Mauritian consulate.

Food and drinks

Hygienic problems in restaurants, markets and shops. Avoid tap water drinkable. Better to consume imported water : Vittel, Evian.

Best places to go

The market and the Natural History Museum of Port Louis, The botanical garden of Pamplemousses and the volcanic island of Rodrigues.

Contact Details

Contact Us

+33 1 80 87 57 80
  WhatsApp : +33 7 66 54 12 12
Skype : Mondassur

19, rue des Longs Prés
92100 Boulogne - FRANCE

Our opening hours are from 9:00 to 18:00 Central Europe Time from Monday to Friday to contact our consultants. Our medical platforms are reachable 24/24 and 365 days a year..

Do you have questions on your insurance plan, you would like to purchase a travel insurance or receive a quote for an expat insurance ? Please send us an email ; we will answer you within 24h00 business days.