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Cheap Flights to Mauritius

Officially the Republic of Mauritius, the country is a landlocked nation located in the Indian Ocean and is composed of the island of Mauritius, Rodrigues, the islands of Agalega and the archipelago of Saint Brandon. It is neighbors with Madagascar, Reunions and Seychelles.

Mauritius is considered to be one of the top luxury travel destinations in the world. It is home of many natural and man-made attractions including gorgeous beaches and lush tropical flora and fauna.

Mauritius enjoys a warm tropical climate with pristine seawaters that attracts many tourists looking to escape from the winter season in their countries. The country’s winter months from May to November as warm and dry while the summer months from November to May are hot, wet and humid. While the country has two seasons – winter and summer, there is little difference in temperature.

Travelers looking to visit Mauritius are served by the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU) located in Plaisance, southeast of the island. It is the main gateway for international travelers. It is also a hub for the country’s national flag carrier, Air Mauritius, which operates several routes between the local islands and international destinations in Asia, Africa, Europe and Oceania.

When planning a holiday in Mauritius, be sure to include some of these top tourist destinations in Mauritius in the itinerary:

Île aux Cerfs – Located in the eastern coast of Mauritius, in the Flacq District, Île aux Cerfs is a privately owned island. It is home to The Touessrok Hotel, a five-star hotel that features a golf course, beautiful beaches and several water activities. Both locals and tourists alike can visit and spend the whole day in the island.

Black River Gorges National Park – Located in Mauritius’ hilly southwestern part of the island, the Black River Gorges National Park is a national park since it was proclaimed so in 1994. The park is 67.54 square kilometers in land area, which includes a marshy heartland, lush humid upland forest and a drier lowland forest. Visitors can visit the park to enjoy the designated picnic areas and various walking and hiking trails.

Flic-en-Flac – Located in the district of Rivière Noire, west of the island, Flic-en-Flac is a seaside village with one of the longest and nicest beaches on the island. It also has a lagoon that is protected by coral reefs. The sandy beaches overlook the Indian Ocean and the Le Morne Brabant Peninsula. Flic-en-Flac is also the location of some of the most luxurious hotels in Mauritius.

Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden – Also known by its shortened name, SSR Botanical Garden, and as the Pamplemousses Botanical Garden, it is one of the more popular tourist sites in Pamplemousses, near Port Louis, Mauritius. It is also known as the oldest botanical garden in the Southern Hemisphere with many visitors coming to the park to view its famous long pond of giant water lilies. The garden covers a land area of around 37 hectares and also showcases the different spices, sugar canes and over 85 varieties of palms from different parts of the world.

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