Mauritius

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About Country

Capital
Port Louis
Population
Approximately 1.3 million (2021 estimate)
Population Density
626 people per square kilometer
GDP
$14.4 billion (nominal, 2021 estimate)
Language
English and French are the official languages, with Mauritian Creole and other languages also spoken
Currency
Mauritian rupee (MUR)
National Dish
Dholl puri (a type of flatbread) served with curry and other accompaniments
Religion
Hinduism, Christianity, and Islam are the most widely practiced religions in Mauritius
Climate
Mauritius has a tropical climate with warm temperatures and distinct wet and dry seasons
Main Industries
Tourism, including ecotourism; textile and clothing manufacturing; and food processing, including sugar and tea production
Level of Development
Mauritius is considered a middle-income developing country with a human development index (HDI) ranking of 104 out of 189 countries (2020)
Area
Approximately 2,040 square kilometers

Escape to the paradise of Mauritius ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บ, where white sand beaches ๐Ÿ–๏ธ, crystal-clear waters, and lush rainforests ๐ŸŒด await. Immerse yourself in the rich culture, savor the delicious local cuisine ๐Ÿด, and explore the many wonders of this breathtaking island. Plan your dream getaway to Mauritius today!

Mauritius is an island nation located in the Indian Ocean, east of Madagascar. It is known for its stunning natural beauty, including white sandy beaches, turquoise waters, and lush forests. The country is a melting pot of cultures, with influences from Africa, Europe, and Asia.

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  • Albion, Mauritius
  • B88 - Grand Bassin Road, Mauritius
  • Bain Boeuf Public Beach, Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Bain Boeuf Public Beach, Grand Baie, Mauritius
  • Constance Prince Maurice, Mauritius, Mauritius
  • Dinarobin Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa, Black River, Mauritius (1)
  • Dinarobin Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa, Black River, Mauritius (2)
  • Dinarobin Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa, Black River, Mauritius
  • Flic En Flac Beach, Mauritius (1)
  • Flic En Flac Beach, Mauritius
  • Flic en Flac, Mauritius
  • รŽle aux Fouquets, Mauritius (2)
  • รŽle aux Fouquets, Mauritius
  • Le Morne Brabant, Mauritius
  • Le Morne, Mauritius
  • Lux Grand Gaube Hotel, Grand Gaube, Mauritius
  • Mauritius (1)
  • Mauritius (2)
  • Mauritius In the evening
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  • Open air wedding in Mauritius
  • Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa, Black River, Mauritius
  • Pieter Both, Mauritius
  • Shandrani Beachcomber Resort & Spa, Mauritius (1)
  • Shandrani Beachcomber Resort & Spa, Mauritius
  • Shangri La's Le Touessrok Resort & Spa, Trou d'Eau Douce, Mauritius(1)

Main Attractions

Some of the main tourist attractions in Mauritius include:

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    Black River Gorges National Park: a nature reserve with hiking trails, waterfalls, and scenic views.

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    Pamplemousses Botanical Garden: a historic garden with a wide variety of tropical plants and trees.

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    Chamarel Colored Earth: a geological formation featuring sand dunes of seven different colors.

  • 4

    Trou aux Cerfs: a dormant volcano with a scenic crater lake.

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    รŽle aux Cerfs: a small island with white sandy beaches and turquoise waters, popular for water sports and snorkeling.

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    Le Morne Brabant: a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its cultural significance and scenic hiking trails.

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    Port Louis Market: a bustling market with local produce, handicrafts, and street food.

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    La Vanille Nature Park: a nature reserve with crocodiles, giant tortoises, and other exotic animals.

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    Grand Bassin: a sacred lake and pilgrimage site for Hindus.

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    Flic en Flac Beach: a popular beach destination with white sandy beaches and turquoise waters.

These are just a few examples of the many attractions that Mauritius has to offer. The country is also known for its rich cultural heritage, including music, dance, and cuisine influenced by its diverse population.

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