Visit the capital of Mauritius, Port Louis, and learn about the history, culture and heritage of our island. Port Louis is the main city and it is the economic and administrative center.
First, you’ll head to the central market and craft market where you’ll be able to buy exotic fruits and fresh vegetables, clothing, traditional handicraft products and also jewelries and souvenirs at the lowest prices.
The Caudan waterfront is a large shopping complex comprising of many luxury duty free shops, food court and exquisite restaurants. Spend some time while having an awesome view of the waterfront.
Next, you’ll head to China Town, a unique spot where you’ll find shops selling a variety of Chinese goods, herbal herbs and plants.
The Citadelle is an old fortress, which was used for protection against civil war long ago. There, you’ll have stunning views of the capital, the horse track and even view the harbour with it’s live operations.
After that, visit Jummah Mosque, the most important mosque of Mauritius, built in the year 1850’s. The building is a mixture of Creole, Indian and Islamic architecture. Visitors are the most welcome to discover the mosque.
Finally, you’ll visit the Blue Penny museum where you’ll discover a variety of treasures such as old paintings, old documents, old marine maps and sculptures.