The island of Mauritius is situated 3,000 km to the east of the African continent. The diversity of its landscape extends over an area of 1,865 km2. Its superb coastline, 160 km long, its multicoloured coral reef and its picturesque mountains make it the jewel of the Indian Ocean. With average temperatures of 22°C in winter and 31°C in summer in the coastal regions, the island is an ideal year-round destination. The “rainbow” population consists of approximately 1.3 million inhabitants of various ethnic origins, from India, China, Africa and Europe.
The island of Mauritius is situated 3,000 km to the east of the African continent.