"Mauritius was made first, and then heaven and that heaven was copied after Mauritius"
-Mark Twain, American writer
With silver sands, turquoise waters, swaying palm trees, and lush forests, Mauritius is everything you would imagine heaven to be. And more. See Mauritius with Akbar Holidays and have the experience of a lifetime.
Did you know?
The island was named Mauritius in honor of the Dutch Prince Maurits van Nassau.
The national bird of Mauritius is the dodo.
Each color on the flag of Mauritius has a meaning, with blue meaning the color of the sea, yellow the sunshine, and green the agriculture of the country.
Mauritius is the only African country with a Hindu majority.