Mauritius Tour Packages
About Mauritius Tour Packages - Mauritius, known officially as the Republic of Mauritius, is an island nation located off the southeast coast of the African continent in the Indian Ocean. It is a volcanic island of lagoons and palm-fringed beaches with coral reefs surrounding most of the coastline. The island is situated approximately 2400 kilometers off the South East Coast of Africa. The island covers an area of 1,865 square kilometers or 720 square miles, with 330 kilometers of coastline. Mauritius is 45km in width and 65km in length. Mauritius is a densely populated island of around 1.2 million people. It has a reputation for stability and racial harmony among its mixed population. Mauritius is known as a plural society where all the ethnic groups present: Hindus, Muslims, Creoles, Chinese and Europeans live in peace and where all the ancestral cultures have been preserved. These features make the island a unique place in the world, and the Mauritians known for their tolerance and kindness towards all people. Most Mauritians are bilingual being equally fluent in French and English. English is the official language, but French and Creole are widely spoken. Oriental languages also form part of the linguistic mosaic. Mauritius has preserved its image as one of Africa's few social and economic success stories, being a sugar and clothing exporter and a center for up market tourism. Mauritius has earned the reputation of a top holiday destination, but only few of the island visitors know that Mauritius is one of the leading destinations in the world while referring to the large variety of the activities it offers in comparison to its size. Book Mauritius Tour Packages with Zuu Zuu Holidays!
Best time to visit
The best time to visit Mauritius is in November to April, which is summer season and it is ideal for a Mauritius beach holiday. Winter starts from May to December which are perfect time for honeymooners.
There is no such monsoon here, Mauritius experience rainfall during summer and the months of January and February are prone to cyclones.
Mauritian Rupee (MUR)
Mauritius Visa for Indians
Mauritius has a visa on arrival for Indian citizens which is valid for 60 days from the date of arrival. It is a single entry visa that is issued free of cost. Certain valid travel documents need to be submitted at the immigration counter after landing at Mauritius airport to get the on-arrival visa.
Documents for Visa
• Original Passport with at least 6 months validity and minimum 3 blank pages + all old passports if any • 2 Scanned recent colour photograph. (Photo Specification); • Confirmed return or onward flight tickets • Accommodation proof (hotel reservation or invitation letter if visiting someone in Mauritius) • Invitation letter from host company (for business visa) • Sufficient financial funds to support your trip (while in Mauritania)
The Mauritian Constitution makes no mention of an official language and its one million citizens speak English, French, Mauritian Creole, French-based Creole, and ethnic languages such as Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Urdu, Tamil or Mandarin. English is generally accepted as the official language of Mauritius as it is the language of government administration, the courts and business sector.
• Ile Aux Cerfs • North Island & South Island • Black River Gorges National Park • Chamarel Water falls • Belle Mare Beach • Le Morne Beach • Pereybere Beach
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