Diving in Mauritius

Mauritius is a unique place in the world, as this is a volcanic island that is surrounded by coral reefs almost entirely. White, sandy beaches cover much of its 177 kilometers (110 miles) coastline. You can choose over 100 dive sites to explore all of them filled with tropical fish species. Make sure you visit from November to May, when you will find warm water and the best diving conditions.

Mauritius, an island of incomparable beauty, is home to some of the world’s most breathtaking coral reefs and marine life ever to be seen. This island, located in the Indian Ocean, is filled with hundreds of bright-coloured fish, making the underwater world of Mauritius a real natural wonder. When you dive in Mauritius, you enter a world of underwater wonders, where you can explore beautiful coral reefs, multi-colored marine life, old shipwrecks that date back to the 18th and 19th centuries, as well as some ships sunk more recently which create beautiful artificial reefs. The crystal-clear water, the abundance of fish life and colorful reefs make up magnificent sights.

Travelinformation for Mauritius

语言 en
Currency MUR
Timezone UTC+04:00
Tipping 0-10% / Restaurant Staff / Service charges are typically added to restaurant bills, eliminating the need to tip.
Network Provider Emtel Ltd, Mahanagar Telephone, Orange/Cellplus
Dial Code 230
Electricity 230 V / 50 Hz
Power Plug Type C, G

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Wildlife in Mauritius
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Dolphins
宽吻海豚
长吻原海豚
Sharks
白鳍礁鲨
黑鳍珊瑚鲨
黑鳍鲨
Rays
鹰瑶
刺鳐
Skate (fish)
Guitarfish
海龟
Green Sea Turtle
Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Kemp`s Ridley Sea Turtle
Seahorses
Pipefish
Fishes
Moray Eel
天使鱼
蝴蝶鱼
小丑鱼
海狼
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Sand Eel
Snake Eel
Ribbon Moray Eel (Ghost Eel)
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Surgeonfish
Frogfish
Sweetlips and Grunts
Parrotfish
Molluscs
Octopus
Wildlife in Mauritius
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Dolphins
宽吻海豚
长吻原海豚
Sharks
白鳍礁鲨
黑鳍珊瑚鲨
黑鳍鲨
Rays
鹰瑶
刺鳐
Skate (fish)
Guitarfish
海龟
Green Sea Turtle
Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Kemp`s Ridley Sea Turtle
Seahorses
Pipefish
Fishes
Moray Eel
天使鱼
蝴蝶鱼
小丑鱼
海狼
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Sand Eel
Snake Eel
Ribbon Moray Eel (Ghost Eel)
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Surgeonfish
Frogfish
Sweetlips and Grunts
Parrotfish
Molluscs
Octopus

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