Category: Mauritius travel news

Mauritius Travel & Tourism News for visitors. Mauritius, an Indian Ocean island nation, is known for its beaches, lagoons and reefs. The mountainous interior includes Black River Gorges National Park, with rainforests, waterfalls, hiking trails and wildlife like the flying fox. Capital Port Louis has sites such as the Champs de Mars horse track, Eureka plantation house and 18th-century Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens.

ITIC Tourism Investment Summit follows WTM in going virtual
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ITIC Tourism Investment Summit follows WTM in going virtual

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 16, 2020

After WTM announced they are going virtual, ITIC management has announced today that our annual tourism investment event in partnership ... Read More

Government Rethinking Mauritius Tourism
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Government Rethinking Mauritius Tourism

mm Alain St.Ange- September 3, 2020

"We need to make of the difficult situation we are confronted with, an opportunity to rethink Mauritius tourism as well ... Read More

Mauritius is fighting for the survival of its tourism industry with thousands of residents joining in
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Mauritius is fighting for the survival of its tourism industry with thousands of residents joining in

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 10, 2020

Mauritius is in a fight for the survival of their much-needed tourism industry. The people of Mauritius showed resilience when ... Read More

Second disaster struck Mauritius after COVID-19 was defeated
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Second disaster struck Mauritius after COVID-19 was defeated

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 9, 2020

A disaster of enormous proportion is unfolding in the Indian Ocean Republic of Mauritius. The country just overcame Coronavirus, and ... Read More

WTM London partners with ITIC to launch an Investment Summit
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WTM London partners with ITIC to launch an Investment Summit

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 31, 2020

WTM London and ITIC will come up together to host a tourism investment summit that will help recover businesses and ... Read More

German Travel Warnings for Tanzania, Seychelles, Mauritius, and Namibia challenged
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German Travel Warnings for Tanzania, Seychelles, Mauritius, and Namibia challenged

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 11, 2020

In Germany, two tour operators specialists in travel to Africa have filed a legal action at the Berlin Administrative Court ... Read More

Africa Safari Tour Specialists in Germany Seek Court Order Over Travel Warning
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Africa Safari Tour Specialists in Germany Seek Court Order Over Travel Warning

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 16, 2020

Two leading Africa safari tour specialists in Germany have filed a legal application with the Berlin Administrative Court for a ... Read More

Dr. Taleb Rifai and Ibrahim Ayoub: A winning team also known as ITIC
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Dr. Taleb Rifai and Ibrahim Ayoub: A winning team also known as ITIC

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 12, 2020

Ibrahim Ayoub and Dr. Taleb Rifai are behind ITIC, the producer of yesterday's "Future of Travel & Tourism Financial Strategies ... Read More

Air France to Mauritius: Flights Resume June 15
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Air France to Mauritius: Flights Resume June 15

mm Alain St.Ange- May 2, 2020

Air France plans to resume most of its flights to Africa from July 3. However. some destinations will be served ... Read More

Mauritius says good bye to tourism and foreign visitors
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Mauritius says good bye to tourism and foreign visitors

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2020

Mauritius as of March 18 has 3 cases of Coronavirus. The Mauritian Prime Minister announced from 10 am, March 19 ... Read More

10 simple ways to save on your Car Rental in Mauritius
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10 simple ways to save on your Car Rental in Mauritius

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 1, 2020

Traveling abroad to a high-end destination like Mauritius Island is very costly for many travelers. The top expensive in the ... Read More

Coronavirus Outbreak: Mauritius Places 5 in Quarantine
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Mauritius Places 5 in Quarantine

mm Alain St.Ange- January 30, 2020

The world is reacting to the coronavirus outbreak. Mauritius is being proactive in its drive to protect Mauritius and its ... Read More

Cyclone warning class II is in force in Mauritius
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Cyclone warning class II is in force in Mauritius

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 24, 2020

Visitors and the public in Mauritius is advised to maintain all preliminary precautions and a cyclone warning class 2 is ... Read More

Vanilla Island Tourism started 2020 with challenges
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Vanilla Island Tourism started 2020 with challenges

mm Alain St.Ange- January 5, 2020

The Vanilla Island Region is tourism cooperation between Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte, Reunion Island, Seychelles The recent shark attack that ... Read More

Cyclones on attack in Fiji, Tonga and Mauritius
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Cyclones on attack in Fiji, Tonga and Mauritius

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2019

Cyclones are on the attack in the Pacific and the Indian Ocean. One person was killed in Fiji and one ... Read More

ATB welcomes Georges Pierre Lesjongard: New Minister of Tourism Mauritius
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ATB welcomes Georges Pierre Lesjongard: New Minister of Tourism Mauritius

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 27, 2019

Georges Pierre Lesjongard, also known as Joe Lesjongard has been sworn in as the new minister of Tourism of Mauritius ... Read More

Top 10 advantages of hiring a car with Pingouin Car Rental in Mauritius
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Top 10 advantages of hiring a car with Pingouin Car Rental in Mauritius

editor editor- November 15, 2019

Overview Pingouin Car Rental is a local car rental company located at Level 0, Car Rental Booth, Counter No.9, SSR ... Read More

African Tourism Board applauds IATA address to the African Airline Association
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African Tourism Board applauds IATA address to the African Airline Association

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 11, 2019

“Across the African continent, the promise and potential of aviation is rich. Already it supports USD 55.8 billion in economic ... Read More

Omarjee Aviation with Alitalia in Mauritius
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Omarjee Aviation with Alitalia in Mauritius

mm Alain St.Ange- October 31, 2019

Omarjee Aviation of Mauritius is on record saying "Welcome back Alitalia! We look forward welcoming you on board during this ... Read More

Pope Francis travels to Mauritius, Mozambique and Madagascar
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Pope Francis travels to Mauritius, Mozambique and Madagascar

mm Alain St.Ange- September 9, 2019

The Catholic Pope Francis' three-nation tour started in Mozambique and will end in the island of Mauritius. The last pope ... Read More

Mauritius: Island paradise opens up to East Africa with daily direct flights from Nairobi
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Mauritius: Island paradise opens up to East Africa with daily direct flights from Nairobi

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 14, 2019

Mauritius is firmly established as a favored destination for South African travelers, and now the Indian Ocean island is attracting ... Read More

Air Seychelles launches new Airbus A320neo
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Air Seychelles launches new Airbus A320neo

mm Alain St.Ange- August 12, 2019

The arrival of a second Airbus A320neo aircraft for Air Seychelles in February or March next year will greatly improve ... Read More

Air Seychelles goes tit for tat with Air Mauritius
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Air Seychelles goes tit for tat with Air Mauritius

mm Alain St.Ange- June 12, 2019

As soon as Air Mauritius confirmed it would begin flights between the Mauritius capital of Port Louis and Mahe in ... Read More

Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board
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Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019

The Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa (PMAESA) with members in 9 African Countries joined the African Tourism ... Read More

Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership
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Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 17, 2019

The African Tourism Board is currently working hard to build partnerships within the aviation industry. "Seeing Africa as one destination ... Read More

Mauritius Minister of Tourism on the China Challenge
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Mauritius Minister of Tourism on the China Challenge

mm Alain St.Ange- May 9, 2019

Anil Gayan, Minister of Tourism on Wednesday, delivered this speech on what he called the “China challenge.” It was during ... Read More

Air Mauritius takes delivery of its first Airbus A330neo jet
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Air Mauritius takes delivery of its first Airbus A330neo jet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

Mauritius has taken delivery of its first A330-900, on lease from ALC during a ceremony held in Toulouse. The National ... Read More

Air Mauritius confirms it will resume flights to Seychelles after 15 years
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Air Mauritius confirms it will resume flights to Seychelles after 15 years

mm Alain St.Ange- April 17, 2019

The Mauritian press has confirmed that Air Mauritius will return to Mahé the main island of Seychelles. It was several ... Read More

Driving in the 10 most-visited cities in Mauritius
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Driving in the 10 most-visited cities in Mauritius

editor editor- April 12, 2019

While there are many ways to get around Mauritius, car rentals remain a popular option. From visits to quant villages ... Read More

Renewed losses for Air Mauritius pose major threat
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Renewed losses for Air Mauritius pose major threat

mm Alain St.Ange- February 26, 2019

Compared to the previous financial year, when the airline showed a profit of over 10 million euros, the fortunes of ... Read More

Mauritius – Mozambique developing tourism partnership
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Mauritius – Mozambique developing tourism partnership

mm Alain St.Ange- February 5, 2019

The signature of an MOU in the field of tourism was signed last week between the Tourism Ministers of Mauritius ... Read More

Mauritius Victoria urban terminal to be completed in 6 months
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Mauritius Victoria urban terminal to be completed in 6 months

mm Alain St.Ange- January 21, 2019

The Mauritius’ Victoria Bus Station, Victoria Urban Terminal, will be re-engineered into a key multimodal complex in July this year. Read More

Mauritius braces for Tropical Cyclone Cilida
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Mauritius braces for Tropical Cyclone Cilida

editor editor- December 21, 2018

Tropical Cycolone Cilida has intensified and the country’s local Meteorological Office has issued a class 2 cyclone warning as of ... Read More

Vanilla Islands Pro-Am Tour 2018 set for Mauritius
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Vanilla Islands Pro-Am Tour 2018 set for Mauritius

mm Alain St.Ange- November 26, 2018

If you were to close your eyes and think of the best places in the world to play golf, you ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board partnered with Air Seychelles on joint destination training and sales call
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Seychelles Tourism Board partnered with Air Seychelles on joint destination training and sales call

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 21, 2018

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) collaborated with the country’s national airline, Air Seychelles, on a joint destination training workshop and ... Read More

Mauritius Festival International Kreol 2018 launched
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Mauritius Festival International Kreol 2018 launched

mm Alain St.Ange- November 18, 2018

Mauritius tourism celebrates the  "Festival International Kreol 2017" opening. The festival was opened by Minister Anil Gayan, the Minister of ... Read More