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      Getting to Rodrigues Island

      by Maykoopman Online Now 15 hours ago

      How do I get to Rodrigues Island from Mauritius?

      1 Answer 10 hours ago
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      Private accomodation

      by Maykoopman Online Now Yesterday

      Does anyone know how easy it is to find private accomodation or does anyone know a good site for this purpose?
      Is there a money changer at the airport?

      1 Answer Yesterday
    • How to ask the check by sign

      by patricksalle Online Now Nov 26, 2014 at 5:44 PM

      How do you ask (gesture) for the bill/check in a mauritius restaurant ?

      1 Answer Nov 27, 2014 at 3:57 AM
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      Transfers from airport

      by Oleh Online Now Sep 21, 2014 at 7:06 AM

      Hi there,

      I will be travelling to Mauritius in December and I will need to arrange a transfer from the airport to my hotel in Trou D'eau Douce upon my arrival there.

      Could anyone help me with an idea how and where to arrange a reasonably priced transfer upon my arrival?

      Many thanks!

      2 Answers Sep 21, 2014 at 9:35 AM
    • How much does sightseeing for 6 days in Mauritius cost?

      by KW112 Online Now Jun 22, 2014 at 12:30 AM

      How much does sightseeing for 6 days in Mauritius cost?

      22 Answers Dec 30, 2014 at 2:07 PM
    • Expenses for 5 days in Mauritus

      by kaustav_hati Online Now May 20, 2014 at 3:43 AM

      I am going to visit in mauritus on 2nd of june and going to come back from there on 6th of june.My travel agent has arranged everything for us
      They have booked a hotel for us hotel name centara poste lafyete resot and spaThey have booke one guide for us.We are going to get a breakfast and dinner from hotel.They have also arranged tour for 3days over dere
      we need to bear expenses for
      lunchshoppingmisc expenses like(local sim+water bottle+motorised sport+spa+personal travelling for one day by taxi)
      so how much dollar i should carry for the above expenses

    • Expenses in mauritus for 5 days

      by kaustav_hati Online Now May 20, 2014 at 2:21 AM

      I am going to visit in mauritus on 2nd of june and going to come back from there on 6th of june.My travel agent has arranged everything for us

      They have booked a hotel for us hotel name centara poste lafyete resot and spa
      They have booke one guide for us.
      We are going to get a breakfast and dinner from hotel.
      They have also arranged tour for 3days over dere

      we need to bear expenses for

      lunch
      shopping
      misc expenses like(local sim+water bottle+motorised sport+spa+personal travelling for one day by taxi)

      so how much dollar i should carry for the above expenses.

      2 Answers May 20, 2014 at 3:28 AM
    • Car rental

      by sonhmms Online Now Apr 16, 2014 at 1:52 AM

      Could someone tell me which car rental will be good for 2 days during weekend ? What could be the price to visit tourist places in that 2 days?

      1 Answer Apr 16, 2014 at 1:58 AM
    • Car rental & Food expense

      by sonhmms Online Now Apr 16, 2014 at 1:41 AM

      I am travelling to maurtius in the 1st week of May and will be staying for 1 week. I want to know expense for person for Car rental & outside food expense.

      1 Answer Apr 16, 2014 at 1:56 AM
    • Stay and car rental in mauritius

      by Jmurphy60 Online Now Apr 15, 2014 at 11:33 PM

      Hi all,

      i wanted to share my experience with you and would like to get some feedback also from people who have been in Mauritius for holidays. I have been at a nice guest house in the north and enjoyed a very peaceful and calm stay at a very reasonable price. But i have had some difficulties with big car rental agency which forced me to change same and rent with another car rental company. I've rented with one well known rental company but in the end the conditions had nothing to do with what we agreed at the beginning and they were very rude and aggressive.

      In the end another couple who were also on holiday at the same guest house advice us to rent with one National Car Hire Mauritius and i was fully satisfied. They were on time and even gave us a nice package on the overall rental. We've got almost 15% discount on the 3 weeks rental and no charge were to be paid for delivery of the car. If anyone has encountered such same problem it would be nice to get some feedback. The overall experience make us understand that big brands are not always the best and are very expensive also.

      Thanks for sharing your experience.

      Jose

      7 Answers Apr 17, 2014 at 3:35 AM
    • kids activities

      by fishpie Online Now Feb 18, 2014 at 2:09 PM

      whats the best things for kids to do in mauritius im coming with 4 ages 8,11,13,17 thanks im staying north of island

      2 Answers Feb 19, 2014 at 2:17 AM
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      from where to buy local sightseeing tours

      by ShobhanM Online Now Dec 24, 2013 at 10:19 AM

      where should i approach to buy local sight seeing tours in mauritius?

      1 Answer May 27, 2014 at 10:21 AM
    • Carrying money to Mauritius

      by premkumar1785 Online Now Nov 13, 2013 at 9:48 PM

      Im going to Mauritius in the month of december with my fiance now and wife then, for honeymoon. Would someone tell me whats the best way to carry money for our expenses? I dont want to spend extra on the transacation fees when using credit or debit cards. Any help you provide is greatly appreciated.

      Also, do you know how good the hotel Tarissa is?

      Thanks! Prem

      3 Answers Nov 15, 2013 at 1:33 AM
    • best location

      by johnvb Online Now Sep 15, 2013 at 5:20 AM

      We are looking to visit Mauritius early July 2014 for a family holiday.We are aware that this is the winter season but son's jobs mean this is the only time we can go.Where would be the best location to give us the best chance of good weather? Thanks Chris

      4 Answers May 15, 2014 at 8:34 AM
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      Travelling season

      by Maykoopman Online Now Aug 30, 2013 at 11:48 AM

      Which time of the year do the locals do a lot of travels and which time of the year it is less touristy in general? I am not tied to a certain time to spend my holidays but would like them from mid-Jan. to mid april, to escape for a while from the cold in Europe.
      Has anyone travelled around without hotel booking, just finding something as you get there (therefore a low-season is necessary)?Tks

      2 Answers Sep 23, 2013 at 2:49 AM
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      February in Mauritius

      by Maykoopman Online Now Aug 30, 2013 at 11:22 AM

      Is February a good time to visit Mauritius? I want to travel around by local bus and occasionally enjoy a nice beach but I am not a beach person, I rather discover things. Has anyone travelled around there in guest houses, if I estimate a budget of 60 Euros for accomodation and eating around local places should this be reasonable? I am not interested in resorts, I rather mingle with the locals.
      Does anyone know if Russian passport holders need a visa and where to get them?
      Thanks.

      4 Answers Jan 31, 2014 at 8:16 AM
    • Expenses

      by heyza Online Now Jul 14, 2013 at 1:54 PM

      How much would it be including two way flights and a two and a half week stay in a decent hotel for a family of four be?

      11 Answers Jul 25, 2013 at 4:03 AM
    • Is there a minimum amount of USD we are suppose to carry?

      by manishnegi01 Online Now Jul 3, 2013 at 3:03 AM

      Leaving to Mauritius on 21st July for our honeymoon. I am just curious to know if we are to carry any minimum amount of USD for our stay (5 days). The VISA requirements says a minimum of 100USD per day per person is required.
      Is it really like that?

      8 Answers Jul 3, 2013 at 12:01 PM
    • Visa for Mauritius

      by guruprasadrao Online Now Jul 2, 2013 at 2:38 AM

      Do Indian citizens travelling from India to Mauritius need a visa to visit Mauritius for tourism purpose? If visa on arrival is available, do we need to fill out an application before getting there?

      6 Answers Jul 8, 2013 at 3:33 AM
    • How much USD should be carried for a trip to mauritius.

      by Puja88 Online Now Jun 18, 2013 at 11:45 AM

      I 'll be going to mauritius for my honeymoon. Approx how much dollar should we carry with ourselves (2 people) to spend 6 nights/7 days in mauritius .

      3 Answers Jun 19, 2013 at 9:43 AM
    • How much money to carry to Mauritius for 9 day trip?

      by t_pankaj111 Online Now May 11, 2013 at 2:46 AM

      Hi,
      I'll be on my honeymoon trip to Mauritius for 9 days. I've booked Tarisa Resort hotel (in Trou aux Biches) on half board basis. I need an estimate for 9 days lunch for 2 people in a decent hotel. The honeymoon package also includes 3-day tours. Apart from those, we will be taking 1 or 2 optional paid tours (visit to an island and watersport maybe). How much money in Mauritian Rupees should I carry? Please advise.

      Thanks!
      Pankaj

      2 Answers May 16, 2013 at 8:39 AM
    • Price for water sports packages

      by ChandigarhDude Online Now Mar 19, 2013 at 6:40 AM

      I wanted to get an idea on the price of water sports activities in Mauritius. The quotations given by my honeymoon planner are pretty high and wanted to know the right prices. If anyone has been there recently and can share their experience, it is highly appreciated.

      Thanks

      1 Answer Apr 9, 2013 at 4:26 AM
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      Stay & Spending Money

      by JDeere85 Online Now Feb 18, 2013 at 12:20 AM

      Hi All! We are going on our honeymoon to Mauritius (Le Preskil Beach Resort) from South Africa, has anyone been there before, if so, how was it? Second question, we are going on a half board basis, how much spending money should be fine for the both of us per day? Many thanks!

      4 Answers Mar 3, 2013 at 9:45 AM
    • Leaving for Honey Moon on 5th March - What are we to expect?

      by Dean_mort Online Now Feb 13, 2013 at 3:28 AM

      Hi, My fiancee and I are leaving for our honeymoon on the 5th March, and returning on 14th March, given that I hear Mauritius is being hit by torrential rain right now, does any one have any ideas of how bad it is and what are we to expect?

      Im worried the whole time will be a wash out.... We are staying in balaclava Maritim resort.

      Thanks

      3 Answers Mar 3, 2013 at 9:45 AM
    • things to pack

      by sejal.palrecha Online Now Jan 28, 2013 at 2:58 AM

      as i am planning for a holiday to mauritius with my husband in march 1st week so can any one please tell me what things do i pack for my trip

      and can u please tell what will be the weather of mauritius in march

      4 Answers Mar 3, 2013 at 9:44 AM
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      Kayaking

      by NorKayak Online Now Jan 24, 2013 at 12:35 AM

      I plan to travel to Mauritius later this year. The idea is to rent a Kayak Sit-On-Top and to paddle around for 2 weeks, sleeping on beaches with my jungle hammock. Any of you guys know a place where I can rent a good kayak for more than a day and not too expensive?
      Another thing, since I wanna sleep on beaches, is mosquitos, gnats and other blood suckers a big issue in Mauritius?

      Thanks.

      5 Answers Feb 21, 2013 at 4:54 AM
    • visiting Mauritius in January...

      by samuel_m Online Now May 27, 2012 at 12:34 PM

      Hello:

      My wife and I are from California and are looking to travel to Mauritius over the winter break. We were hoping to come in early to mid January 2013 for about 7-10 days but are having second thoughts after reading online about the possibility of cyclones hitting the island around this time.

      I would like to know from folks about how high the risk of a cyclone is this time of year? How often do they hit? Even if there is no cyclone, does it tend to rain a lot this time of year? Also, does the weather vary depending on which side of the island you stay? Since we are going to be traveling clear around to the other side of the world, the last thing we would want to have happen is for us to run into severe weather while we are there!

      Any insights folks can provide would be much appreciated. Thanks in advance!

      4 Answers Sep 27, 2012 at 3:50 AM
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      Plug point type

      by sheherezad Online Now May 15, 2012 at 12:32 AM

      Appreciate information on the type of plugs used in Mauritius. Thank you!

      5 Answers May 15, 2012 at 6:38 AM
    • MAURITIUS DAILY EATING COSTS

      by TRAVELESSENCE Online Now May 10, 2012 at 8:36 AM

      Greetings I would like to know what are the costs for eating out and grocery shopping in Mauritius for people that want to go on a sef-catering holday for 1 week. Would would be an average per person rate to budget for per day?

      1 Answer May 14, 2012 at 12:15 PM
    • Maritius in August

      by SaraMichelle Online Now Apr 22, 2012 at 10:34 AM

      Hi
      We are going on our honeymoon in August 2012 and can not decide if we want to go the east coast or north west coast, We do like the sun!! Can anyone help?
      What are the tempatures in both areas
      Thank you
      Sara

      3 Answers May 2, 2013 at 5:54 AM