Located in the heart of the Mascarenhas Archipelago, between Reunion Island and Rodrigues, Mauritius is known as the pearl of the Indian Ocean. This small volcanic island is renowned for its diversity.
Land of peace and tolerance, Mauritius is a true cultural melting pot. The diversity of people living in perfect harmony is a symbol of the island’s identity. Hindus, Muslims, Catholics or Buddhists; each religion has its own place of worship and celebration; all of which are included in the Mauritian calendar.
A multicultural island, where Creole as well as French and English are spoken.