Mauritius is an island located in the Mascarene Archipelago of the Indian Ocean. 2,000 kilometers from the Southeast Coast of Africa, it has a width of 45 km and a length of 65 km. The island covers an area of 1,865 square kilometers. Mauritius is a populated island of around 1.2 million people where all the ethnic group present: Hindus, Muslims, Creoles, Chinese and Europeans live in peace and where all the cultures have been preserved. Most Mauritians are bilingual being similarly conversant in French and English. English is the official language, however French and Creole are widely spoken.
Mauritius is the perfect year-round destination, with an average temperature of 22°C in winter (May to September) and 31°C in summer (October to April). Surrounded by shining white sand and crystalline turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, Mauritius Island is surrounded by coral reefs, a central plateau and amazing mountains. If you want holidays where you will be able to relax, enjoy the long and endless sandy beaches, clear warm colored blue turquoise water, luxurious hotels, and get to know different cultures, then you definitely need a trip to Mauritius.