Mauritius is a mythical destination for its beaches, sea and sun. However, the island has a rich cultural, historical and natural heritage. Hundreds of activities will appeal to young and old, whether you are a couple, a family, a friend or a business trip.
One of the greatest assets of Mauritius is undoubtedly its people: its ethnic mix gives it a unique cultural identity. Following the various population movements of the last centuries, the island now consists of Indians, Chinese, Creoles and Franco-Mauritians. Reflecting this face with a thousand origins, Mauritius is full of cultural treasures. Throughout the year, Mauritians celebrate their religions, cultures and traditions. Religious or traditional festivals, dances or ancestral music, popular ceremonies very colourful … so many cultural events not to be missed under any pretext!