Best Time to Visit Mauritius
Enjoy a tropical island holiday in the southern Indian Ocean
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Weather in Mauritius
Wed, Feb 19 2020
27.42ºC | 23.91ºC
Clear in morning , afternoon and evening and rain in night
Thu, Feb 20 2020
26.93ºC | 23.47ºC
Clear in morning and afternoon and rain from evening to night
Fri, Feb 21 2020
27.21ºC | 23.24ºC
Clouds in morning and afternoon , clear in evening and rain in night
Sat, Feb 22 2020
27.01ºC | 22.98ºC
Clear in morning and clouds from afternoon to night
Sun, Feb 23 2020
27.51ºC | 22.53ºC
Clear in morning and night and clouds from afternoon to evening
Mon, Feb 24 2020
22.54ºC | 22.54ºC
Clouds from morning to night
Best Time To Visit Mauritius
Plan your trip during best season to experience the best of this stunning destination
The best time to visit Mauritius is from November to April. The island fascinates travelers with the contrast of the colors, tastes and culture that make the island charming, thus offering a memorable trip. Being a tropical holiday destination, Mauritius has a very good weather throughout the year to welcome the tourists. The best season to visit Mauritius depends on the traveler and their interest. While May through October is the cheapest time to go to Mauritius, the Christmas along with New Year holidays are the best time to travel to Mauritius.
Peak time for honeymoon:
Being one of the most beautiful islands blessed with natural beauty, it is the best place for newlyweds to enjoy their time. The best time to visit Mauritius for honeymoon is between the months of May and December.
Visit some of Africa’s best beaches, sample fresh seafood, and enjoy sun-drenched days on a Mauritius holiday. The island has hot, wet, and humid summers and warm, dry winters. Calm and pleasant sea from November to April is ideal for scuba diving and deep-sea fishing while the best waves for surfing in Mauritius are from June through August, which is also the peak season in Mauritius.
Let’s take a look at the month-wise segregation to help you figure out the best time to travel to Mauritius.
January - April (25°C to 33°C):
Marking the onset of the summer season, this period doesn’t witness the arrival of a huge number of tourists. Hence, one can get good deals on hotel accommodations.
However, it is a great time to laze along the beaches and explore some of its attractions. It is also the best time to enjoy the celebration of the Easter Festival.
May - December (18°C to 24°C):
With the arrival of the winter season, here comes the best time to visit Mauritius. As the weather during this period is mild and pleasant, one cannot only explore beaches and wildlife, but they can also indulge in outdoor activities, like: surfing, hiking, biking and more for pumping their adrenaline rush.
Come to Mauritius during this period to enjoy the celebration of Christmas Kreyol Fest.
Climate in Mauritius
Summer Season in Mauritius
Summer in Mauritius is between January and April. This is the time when the weather becomes humid and hot. It is the best time to relax under the sun on the beaches and swim together to enjoy the beautiful time in Mauritius. The summer is the time when breeze feels welcoming and swimming become very relaxing.
Monsoon Season in Mauritius
Though, Mauritius experiences rainfall during the months from November to April, there is no such monsoon season here. However, months of January and February are prone to cyclones, and thus are not recommended for a visit to Mauritius.
Winter Season in Mauritius
Winter is the season from May to December. Temperature is really cool during the season and wind blows over the island from the east towards the south-east. It is considered the best time to visit Mauritius for surfing as one may get good waves during this season in Mauritius. It is also the best time to visit Mauritius for honeymoon if the couple loves surfing and other inland activities like quad biking, hiking etc. There are so many such activities that can engage the travelers during winter when they visit Mauritius.
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Vel's 6 days trip to MauritiusReally nice, memorable trip we had. TravelTriangle arrangements are Super. Keep it up
Vinayak's 6 days trip to MauritiusHotel rooms was very far from reception and other things and no view from balcony.. very disappointing Nicely enjoyed Mauritius sightseeing and catamaran cruise..
Princeankit's 6 days trip to MauritiusIt was a nice trip. Arranged well the transport. Amelia is nice hotel.
Prabhat's 6 days trip to MauritiusHotel Villas Mons Plaisir,was a nice resort.The package I,bought from travel trangle was fabulous and inclusive to all sightseeing.i would highly recommend there services... Our stay at villa Mons Plaisir
Aman's 7 days trip to MauritiusIt was my 1st international trip but most important one. Rocking trips provided everything as per the iteniary. All the pickup and drops were as per scheduled timeline. It would have been best if Dubai hotel would have provided early check in facility without additional charges . Apart from that it was an awesome trip Friendliness of staff at Veranda Grand Bay Mauritius
Jatin's 5 days trip to MauritiusIt was good but candle night dinner service was too slow. Ile aux cerf tour was awesome
Gurpreet's 6 days trip to Mauritiussuperb Mauritius It was good enjoyed well and it was well organised from the team.
Shivam's 7 days trip to MauritiusHi Richa, Thank you for everything you did to make the trip too awesome, This is my maiden trip and i was too afraid that how the things will manage but with your help it went smoothly. You help us to make our trip unforgettable. Once again thank you so much, we enjoyed there with no worries. Also thanks to your Mauritius team who manage the things so professionally, really you guys are awesome.
Aranaya's 4 days trip to MauritiusThe hotels in the main island are not 4 star. I had asked for full board, but was given half board at adaaran. Had got full board for h78 , but the food was not up to the mark. I skipped dinner while i was there. There was a mistake in the name in the travel voucher. All the hotel under UI in Maldives are not 4 star properties. Adventure trip from UI hotel
Jbkarthikmdx's 5 days trip to MauritiusReally spent great times at Mauritius. Thanks to our Travel advisors Sharvari and Disha for making this trip. Arrangements were so good with great guidance. Will definitely suggest AaoJao to my friends.
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FAQ's of Mauritius
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Anywhere between 5 to 8 days are sufficient to visit all popular attractions in Mauritius.
Take along light and airy clothes for your trip to Mauritius, along with wide brim hats and stoles to cover yourself from the sun.
Mauritius has a mild tropical climate, which remains pleasant almost all through the year, with the cool sea breeze bringing in respite during the summers.
To really relax and explore Mauritius, travelers will need at least six to seven days here.
The Mauritian dish of Fish Vindaye, a curry cooked with fish or vegetables and the usual curry ingredients is a must have when in Mauritius.
An average flight duration from Chennai to Mauritius takes up around 5 hours.
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