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Trek and Hike in Mauritius

Trek and Hike in Mauritius We love hiking and trekking and thought you might too and have rated a few tracks and mountains in Mauritius for both hiking and trekking enthusiasts. Hiking Mauritius is an incredibly diverse place. Besides its pristine lagoons and amazing hotels, it also boasts an exotic wildlife that you can get closer to through hiking and trekking. […]

Divali in Mauritius

Colours, Sights and Sounds Cultural Mauritius Mauritius offers the possibility of sinking into the local culture with its various religious and non-religious celebrations, overwhelmed with colours, sights, sounds and tastes. Beyond its splendid white beaches and fine luxury resorts, festivals are a great way to experience the local culture of the island as they showcase […]

Mauritius Welcomes You With Open Arms

Culture And Authenticity Awe-Inspiring Mauritius Mauritius plays host to numerous natural and manmade attractions, offering a glimpse of its rich cultural heritage. The history of the island is fascinating as the people themselves. Travelers who take time to learn about the island’s blended cultures will be amazed by the intricacy of its diversity. The island’s […]

Watch for the event taking place during your stay!

Watch for the event taking place during your stay! Mauritius overflows with popular activities and festivals that celebrate the local cultural heritage January, February and March are the months that honour the island’s asian culture. Sankranti is celebrated intimately on the 14th of January and this event is followed by a number of colourful and festive traditional celebrations, like […]

History of Mauritius

History of Mauritius Portuguese & Dutch Period Mauritius is located in a very strategic place along the sea route between Europe and India. It has since then been a stopover for navigators. The Portuguese occupied the island between 1507 and 1513. The first settlement was though established by the Dutch between 1598 and 1710. They landed […]

Mauritius, the best holiday destination

Mauritius, the best holiday destination Mauritius is a picturesque spot which will simply mesmerize any visitor with its rich culture and nature. It is the perfect destination for holidays at any time of the year. Situated in the Tropics, the temperature is always warm here. The island is surrounded by beautiful sandy palm-fringed beaches and blue […]

Island Highlights

Need some thought-starters for your next holidays? Mauritius is beyond that lost gem with amazing resorts in the Indian Ocean. It’s a vibrant crossroad of cultures, colours, food and smiles. A picturesque drive across the island offering shimmering ocean views to unusual scenery of great beauty and variety will allow you to capture the real […]

Exploring Port Louis

Exploring Port Louis Located 1200 miles from the east coast of the African continent, Mauritius is a Republic consisting of Mauritius Island and Rodrigues Island. The capital city is Port-Louis, which is also the largest city of Mauritius. The lively ethnic quarters of this bustling city display the rich diversity of cultures and traditions that have outlived colonisation. Port-Louis is the main administrative city and […]

Mauritius: A Cultural Destination

Raining in Mauritius? Why not soak up some culture instead? You’ve probably already seen pictures of Mauritiuscreeping into your instagram feed, but you might not have heard that Mauritius is also a Cultural Destination… The months of January and February allow for ample immersion in local life with the celebrations of Thaipoosam Cavadee , the Abolition of Slavery , Maha Shivaratree and the Chinese […]