Useful information



All Italian travellers going to Mauritius, must hold passports that are valid for at least six months beyond the proposed date of entry to the country.
Police authorities and immigration offices require to hold a return ticket to Italy (with any airline company) or an international connection ticket to another State (with any airline or navigation company).
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The currency unit is the Rufya, which will be accepted only after showing the exchange receipt. Euros and US Dollars are widely accepted in shops and holiday resorts.


Official language is the Dhivehi ; English and Arabic are fluently spoken.

Vaccination and Health precautions

Compulsory vaccinations are not required but it’s recommended to avoid long sun exposures.


It is forbidden to let dogs in the country


To phone Italy from Male, the country code is 0039 + city code + phone number.
To phone Male from abroad, the country code is 00960 + phone number.

Electronic equipments

Electricity is 230V.