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Mauritius travel restrictions, quarantine and entry requirements in September 2023

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Mauritius 🇲🇺
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The travel advice is Exercise normal safety precautions to Mauritius. Mauritius is Open for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to Mauritius. 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.
👍 Developing   👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 1M people

🛡️ Travel safety for Mauritius

Exercise normal safety precautions

Before travelling to Mauritius, you should fill out the Mauritius All-in-One Travel Digital Form and keep a printed copy to present to health authorities when you arrive (see 'Travel'). If you haven’t filled out the form, you’ll need to complete an Immigration Disembarkation Card on arrival. We advise: Exercise normal safety precautions in Mauritius.

🚨 Travel Advice for Mauritius

Open for travel

For entry into Mauritius

International travel to Mauritius is permitted. There are currently no requirements in place, such as quarantine or health testing.

Additional documents required

Travelers are recommended to complete the online 'all-in-one travel form' before departure, which must be printed and presented on arrival.
Alternatively, travelers can complete an 'immigration disembarkation card', which will be provided during the flight to Mauritius and must be presented on arrival. - All-in-one travel form
For more details Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority

Government measures

In addition to safety guidelines, preventative health measures such as frequent hand washing and social distancing are encouraged to combat further outbreaks. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip.

Use of masks

Face masks are recommended but should not replace other safety measures such as social distancing.

Public transport

Public transportation is operating as usual.


Restaurants are open as usual.


Bars are open as usual.


Nightclubs are open as usual.


Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer, face masks, and social distancing.

On return

Vaccination required

Travelers are required to present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19 with the use of an approved vaccine.
The final dose must have been administered at least 14 days before departure. Certificates must be in English or in Chinese.
Those who have recently recovered from COVID-19 and received one dose of vaccination, at least 14 days before departure, are also considered fully vaccinated.
There are exemptions for non-vaccinated citizens and residents.
Full details can be found at

Test/medical certificate required

Proof of a negative rapid antigen test, taken within the previous 24 hours, must be provided on departure.
Test certificates must be in English or Chinese.

Testing on arrival

A nucleic acid test will be administered upon arrival and apart from the transfer from the airport, proof of a negative test result is required to leave the place of residence.

Additional test requirements

Daily rapid antigen testing is required for the first 5 days after arrival. Additionally, travelers must undergo a PCR test on day 2.
Daily antigen results can be reported via the 'Electronic COVID-19 monitoring & surveillance system' (eCMSS). Instructions can be found at

Travel restriction details for Mauritius

🚫 Destination No quarantine
🛬 Return Quarantine may be required
🏖️ Accepting Visitors
🍽️ Restaurants & bars Open with restrictions
🛍️ Open shopping
🚌 Operational transport
📅 events Partially Allowed

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