Mauritius is part of Africa with main city at
Port Louis. Its Developing country with a
population of 1M people. The main currency is Mauritius Rupee. The languages
spoken are English. the Republic of Mauritius is the formal name of Mauritius It is adviced to Exercise normal safety precautions Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~25.38 °C 🌧 ~249.69 mm 👨👩👦👦 1M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record Exercise normal safety precautions
We've reviewed our travel advice for Mauritius. We haven't changed our level of advice: Exercise normal safety precautions in Mauritius.
issued date: November 7, 2019
Mauritius uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type G.
The languages that are typically spoken are English
💱 Currencies Used
Mauritius uses the Mauritian rupee (symbol: ?), code MUR.Banknotes come in denominations of 2000, 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50 and 25 rupees. Rupee is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 20, 10, 5 and 1 rupees and 50, 20 and 5 cents.
Automatic teller machines are common in Mauritius. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Mauritius. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip. Receipts usually include a service charge. If there is a service charge there is no need to tip.