Welcome to Mauritius
Located off the South West coast of Indian Ocean, approximately 230 kms from Reunion Island and 860 kms from Madagascar, Mauritius is of volcanic origin. Former colony of France and England the Island of Mauritius obtained its independence on the 12 March 1967 and 24 years later it became a Republic.
Mauritius is an island with a broad diversity and magic beaches. The hospitable culture of its population is renowned through the world. The Mauritian hotel sector offers a wide range of quality services. On top of the magnificent beaches and lagoons, sports and cultural attractions, Mauritius is a peace destination guided by ecological principles. The diverse island of Mauritius brings together French, Indian, Chinese and creole influences. Its wild interior, mountains and forests is a real beauty and snorkelling, kitesurfing, scuba diving and golf are also popular sports.