The island is situated approximately 2400 kilometers off the South East Coast of Africa. The island covers an area of 1,865 square kilometers or 720 square miles, with 330 kilometers of coastline.
Mauritius is 45km in width and 65km in length.Mauritius is a densely populated island of around 1.2 million people. It has a reputation for stability and racial harmony among its mixed population. Mauritius is known as a plural society where all the ethnic groups present: Hindus, Muslims, Creoles, Chinese and Europeans live in peace and where all the ancestral cultures have been preserved. These features make the island a unique place in the world, and the Mauritians known for their tolerance and kindness towards all people.
Most Mauritians are bilingual being equally fluent in French and English. English is the official language,but French and Creole are widely spoken. Oriental languages also form part of the linguistic mosaic.
Located on the pristine beachfront of Balaclava Bay, InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort is an island retreat like no other. With idyllic coastline, sparkling blue seas and a backdrop of lush mountain peaks, our paradise hideaway offers the ultimate Mauritius resort for escapism. Gazing out over a turquoise lagoon, InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort enjoys a spectacular natural setting. Surrounded by verdant gardens of native trees and flowers, our luxurious accommodation is complemented by intuitive, heartfelt service and thoughtful, luxury amenities.
Le Méridien Ile Maurice stands at the edge of 1,000 meters of sparkling ivory sands on the North-West coast of Mauritius in the bay of Pointe Aux Piments. Verdant gardens create the perfect atmosphere for a romantic idyll or a serene getaway.
Discover a wide selection of restaurants and bars and, beyond the simple relaxation afforded by the sand and sea, an infinite choice of activities and sports such as spa or diving.
In Balaclava, on the north-west coast of Mauritius, nicely tucked away between sea and river in the middle of a luxuriant and exotic garden, the 4-star hotel The Ravenala Attitude is an invitation to a dream voyage. A good mix of colonial heritage and contemporary design with tropical accents and genuine Mauritian art de vivre. No boundaries, inside and outside flow harmoniously into each other.
To your greatest delight, allow yourself to get out of your routine and be carried away on a faraway beach. Welcome to paradise!
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For more information please check on the website of Passport and Immigration office: Visa Requirements – Travelling to Mauritius
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Delegates should however hold a valid passport with an expiry date of not less than six months on date of arrival in Mauritius and should have a return ticket .
Once you register on line , you shall receive by mail an invitation letter for visa purposes. You can also request on [email protected]