Mauritius Vacations and Tourism Guide
Who was there
Surface:The total land area of Mauritius is around 2,040 sq km.
Population: The population of Mauritius is around 1,240,827.
System of government: Mauritius is a republic.
Capital: Port Louis, with a population of around 143,800 inhabitants, is the capital of Mauritius.
Religion: Hindus 48%25, Roman Catholics 23.6%25, Muslims 16.6%25 and other Christians 8.6
Official Language: The official language is English. French, Bhojpuri and Morisyen are also spoken.
Government: Mauritius is a republic.
Climate: Mauritius has a tropical maritime climate. There is little variation in temperatures, and the weather is generally sunny and pleasant.
Units of measure and electricity: Mauritius follows the metric system of measurement and the official electricity unit is 220V, 50 Hz.
Time Zone: The standard time is GMT + 4.
Currency: Mauritius Rupee (1 € = 42.69 MUR).
Travel documents required: Visas are required only for citizens of stated countries.