Government : Republic
Capital : Port-Louis
Area : 1860 Km²
Population : 1,2 million
Official languages :English, French, Mauritian Creole
Currency : Mauritian rupee
Vaccines and health
A Yellow Fever vaccination certificate is mandatory for all travellers over one year of age coming from Yellow fever infested countries
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).
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.
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.
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