Best Time to Visit Mauritius
Peak Season to visit Mauritius is from May to December, when the weather is cool, dry and sunny. During the winters, temperatures go as high as 24 degrees celsius and drop as low as 18 degrees celsius.
Off - Season: During January and April Mauritius experience a drop in the tourist numbers. January ushers in summers, and the hotel tariff and airfares reduces.
Budget for Mauritius
For Budget Travellers: INR 1000 - 2000 a day
- Accommodation in hostels and guesthouses: INR 600 - 1000
- Food in local cafes and street eateries: INR 300 - 600
- Public Transport in buses: INR 60 - 100
For Mid-range Travellers: INR 3000 to INR 4000 a day
- Accommodation in mid-range hotels and homestays: INR 1500 - 2500
- Food in mid-range cafes and restaurants: INR 700 - 1500
- Local transport in boats and bike rentals: INR 200 - 1000
- Sightseeing & Tours: INR 1000 - 2000
For Luxury Travellers: INR 5000 and upwards
- Accommodation in 4* or 5* hotels: INR 4000 and upwards
- Food in upscale restaurants and bars: INR 2000 and upwards
- Local transport in metered taxis: INR 900 and upwards
- Sightseeing, Guided Tours: INR 3000 and upwards
Visa Information for Mauritius
You don't need a visa to enter Mauritius if you are a citizen of the EU, the USA, Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand and India.
All citizens of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Kosovo, Laos, Libya, Mali, North Korea, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, South Sudan, Syria, Taiwan, Vietnam and Yemen must apply for a visa prior to travel.
All other nations do not need to apply for a visa beforehand and, depending on nationality, are either entitled to a 90-day visa-free stay or a visa on arrival valid for either 60 or 14 days. For further information, visit their website.