The Republic of Mauritius is an island nation in the Indian Ocean. Mauritius is known for its beaches, lagoons and reefs and the recreational sports that go with it. The mountainous interior includes Black River Gorges National Park, with rainforests, waterfalls, hiking trails and wildlife like the flying fox. Capital Port Louis has sites such as the Champs de Mars horse track, Eureka plantation house and 18th-century Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens. The nation’s tropical climate with clear warm sea waters, beaches, tropical fauna and flora complemented by a multi-ethnic and cultural population are part of the destination’s appeal.
Places to visit in Mauritus