Located in the heart of the Mascareignes archipelago in the Indian Ocean known the ‘golden triangle’ connecting Asia, Africa and Australia, Mauritius is the converging point of global civilizations – a privileged country to live. An attractive and thriving place for business with an incomparable art de vivre, Mauritius is home to the citizen of the world.
Only 200 kilometers distance away from its sister island “Reunion Island” and less than 2 hours to Madagascar or 3 hours to South Africa, Mauritius is surrounded by exceptional lagoons and coral reefs. This gem of the Indian Ocean is fascinating as much by its dynamic economy, sandy beaches and beautiful turquoise lagoons. The island benefits from an ideal tropical climate with a mild winter season (19 à 26°C) and warm temperature during summer period (29 to 33°C).
The population of the island is estimated at 1,2 millions on an area of 2040 km². The capital city is Port Louis.
The official language is English, however the majority of the Mauritian population speaks French.
The local currency is the Mauritian Rupee. (Rs)
As in France, governed by the Code Napoleon.
Mauritius has all the modern facilities and medical technologies based on both public and private modern hospitals has increased medical tourism on the island.
Mauritian culture is influenced by African, Indian and European culture. The local music, sega, is very popular and animates many “live” bars. Grand Bay has the 5 movie theaters offering modern and spacious facilities discover the latest releases.