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Mauritius 101 May 27, 2016

Thinking of a luxury holiday to Mauritius? Our expert team have put together everything you need to know about this idyllic paradise from how to get there to activities to enjoy whilst you are there.



The Statistics

Local Currency: Mauritian Rupee

Capital City: Port Louis

Weather: 17  - 30 degrees 

Language: English, French and Creole (a variation of French)

Time Difference: GMT + 4 hours


The Flight

Flight-time: 12 hours (overnight), we suggest flying British Airways who run 3 direct flights per week from London Gatwick to Mauritius, book before 15 June and save 38%

Where to Stay

Whether you’re looking to travel across the island staying in multiple hotels, or looking for just one; we have picked you our top 6 offers, which includes the beautiful One&Only Le Saint Géran 7 nights from £1,699 per person, based on two adults sharing a Junior Suite on Half Board.

What to Do

Mauritius is a true year-round destination and has a wealth of attractions to tempt you away from the poolside. Let our blog of our experts’ top 10 sights and activities inspire you to discover this versatile island filled with Botanical gardens, nature reserves with thrilling zip lines, scuba diving and horse racing to name just a few.

If you would like to hear more about this destination, contact us on 020 7751 0660

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"Set on a beautiful bay and tucked between the magnificent Pitons, Sugar Beach’s spectacular location will take your breath away every day."

"The resort’s luxurious Residences are ideal for families, with up to four bedrooms, private infinity pools and a lovely sense of privacy and tranquillity."

"We recommend any of the Signature treatments at the Rainforest Spa. After your treatment, head to the relaxation pavilion and the earthen Amerindian steam dome - known as a temascal."

"With a Marine National Park just off shore, the diving and snorkelling at Sugar Beach is sensational - we’ve seen squid, turtles, rays and countless varieties of tropical fish whilst snorkelling here."

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Call one of our specialists to help you create your dream holiday at Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort

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