mauritius tourism

  • Mauritius continues to welcome tourists despite rising COVID cases

     Thursday, November 18, 2021

    Since the reopening of Mauritius’ borders to fully-vaccinated visitors on October 1, the country has successfully and safely welcomed over 80,000 holidaymakers. A statement from local authorities said that bookings through to year end are looking “extremely promising,” with a …

  • Mauritius to allow non-vaccinated travellers with 14-day quarantine

     Friday, July 2, 2021

    Mauritius has decided to allow international travellers without Covid-19 vaccinations to enter the country, subject to undertaking a mandatory 14-day in hotel room quarantine. The new rules will come into force from July 15. Mauritius is opening in phases during …

  • Mauritius set to reopen for international travel starting July 15

     Monday, June 14, 2021

    Mauritius is all set to welcome international travellers starting July 15, 2021. The island will be opening in phases during 2021 and the first phase, from 15 July to 30 September 2021, will enable vaccinated travellers to enjoy a resort …

  • Mauritius placed in temporary lockdown amid new COVID-19 cases

     Monday, March 15, 2021

    The government of Mauritius recently announced that it has decided to place the country in temporary lockdown until March 25 and implemented COVID-19 public health protocols amid the new rise in coronavirus cases. The decision arrived following the reporting of …

  • Mauritius offers COVID vaccine to long-term VISA holders

     Wednesday, March 10, 2021

    The government of Mauritius has expanded its COVID-19 vaccination programme to include all citizens, residents and long-term international visitors over the age of 18. Visitors holding the premium visa as well as residents of Mauritius holding a work permit, residence …

  • Mauritius plans to boost tourism post vaccine rollout

     Thursday, January 28, 2021

    Mauritius recently launched its COVID-19 vaccination programme giving priority to frontline workers including health care professionals, and employees of the tourism industry. Senior citizens and those with underlying medical conditions are also among those to get the jab. Nearly 50,000 …

  • Mauritius launches new campaign to revive image of the destination

     Wednesday, October 28, 2020

    The Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA) recently launched an all new “MauritiusNow” campaign with the aim of restoring the image of Mauritius as a prime destination in the wake of the announcement of a phased reopening of the borders. The …

  • Mauritius Tourism launches new ‘Mauritius Unwavering’ campaign

     Friday, May 29, 2020

    The Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority recently launched a brand new ‘Mauritius Unwavering’ in order to showcase the natural bounties and marvellous landscapes of the destination.

  • Mauritius tourism offers much beyond beaches

     Thursday, November 1, 2018

    The Jummah mosque in the Mauritian capital of Port Louis was constructed in the second half of the 19th century by Tamil architects who carved wonderfully in stone in the style of Hindu temples. Beside the main building, which blends …

  • Mauritius tourism shows rise of 8.3 percent

     Wednesday, September 19, 2018

    Mauritius Tourism is constantly merging as the recent figures confirm positive development in terms of the tourism industry of the island. For the month of August 2018, tourist arrivals increased by 9.3% to reach 109,471 in comparison to 100,191 for …