About Mauritius

Mauritius is an archipelago nation in the Indian Ocean belonging to the African continent. The main islands are mainland Mauritius, and smaller islands of Rodrigues, the Agalegas and the Cargados Carajos shoals. The nation is known for its reefs, lagoons and beaches. The center of all the islands is mountainous regions having lush rain forests filled with waterfalls, and varied types of flora and fauna. This is the natural beauty of the nation which attracts tourists and one which you should explore during your Luxury holiday packages to Mauritius.

Weather and Clothing

The weather is very like all other islands in the region, hot and humid. The summer months from November to May tend to be hot and wet and the winter months from May to November are warm and dry. Light clothes are your ideal wear to this country.

What to eat

The local population is made up of a mix of European, Indian and Chinese migrants. And the food bears testimony to their roots. Seafood and local produce form a major part of their food habits. Various types of curries, Farata, Dim sums, seafood, coconut cakes and other dishes have to be tried to get the feel of the island nation.

Popular attractions

Port Louis: Capital city of Port Louis is a curious blend of the old and the new. You can relax in its quaint cafes and hotels or visit any of the historical sites of Champs de Mars horse track, Eureka plantation house and 18th-century Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens.

Black River Gorges National Park: Spread over the hills of south west Mauritius, the rain forest is the last remaining on the island and many species of animals and birds call it home. Making this a part of your Honeymoon tour packages to Mauritius will help you catch sight of any one of the species.

Île aux Cerfs Island: The Deer Island is known for its snorkeling and diving in its blue lagoons. This is a perfect place for relaxation.

Grand-Baie: A village in north Mauritius, this island is famous for its beaches such as La Cuvette, Grand-Baie Public Beach, Pereybere Public Beach. You can also shop in its bazzars filled with local wares.

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