Mauritius is an island nation in the about 2,000 kilometres from the continent. The country consists of the main island of Mauritius and the smaller islands of , the Agalegas and the Cargados Carajos shoals.

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is the capital of . The city of Port-Louis has played a leading part in the struggle between the French and British occupation and was considered during that period as `the star and the key of the Indian Ocean`.

is a town in the island country of .

is an island which is part of the Republic of .

is a city in . A shopping and leisure paradise, is also where Mauritians go when they want a fun-filled night out.

is in . A local fishing village that has expanded to become a popular destination for tourists and expats.

is a city in . An adventure park has also been opened at .

is in . Due its altitude of 561 m, is known for its cooler climate than other towns in Mauritius.

is a small seaside resort and village in along the rugged coast of the Savanne district.

is a village in . Ile aux Cerfs golf course.

or Phoenix is one of the major towns found in the island nation of .

is a village and a district in .

is in . The longest village on the island, offers an opportunity to visit the biggest Hindu temple, the Maheswarnath, first built in 1819 in honour of the Gods Shiva, Krishna, Vishnu, Muruga, Brahma and Ganesha.

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  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  1,290,000
  • Latitude of center:  20° 16' 48.7" (20.2802°) south
  • Longitude of center:  57° 34' 26" (57.5739°) east
  • Elevation:  432 meters (1417 feet)
  • Capital: 
  • Area:  2040 km² (788 miles²)
  • Languages:  English, Bhojpuri and French
  • Currency:  Rupee (MUR)
  • Phone code:  230
  • Internet domain:  .mu
  • Wikidata:  Mauritius
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Mauritius

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Akan:  Mɔrehyeɔs Albanian:  Mauritiusi Amharic:  ማሩሸስ Amharic:  ሞሪሸስ Arabic:  موريشوس Arabic:  موريشيوس Aragonese:  Mauricio Armenian:  Մավրիտոս Arpitan:  Môris Asturian:  Mauriciu Azerbaijani:  Mavritis Bambara:  Morisi Basque:  Maurizio Belarusian:  Маўрыкій Bengali:  মউরিশাস Bengali:  মরিশাস Bosnian:  Mauricijus Bosnian:  Mauricius Breton:  Moris Bulgarian:  Мавриций Catalan:  Maurici Central Khmer:  ម៉ូរីទុស Chinese:  毛里求斯
Cornish:  Ynys Morrys Croatian:  Mauricijus Czech:  Mauricius Dzongkha:  མོ་རི་ཤིཡསི English:  Republic of Mauritius Esperanto:  Maŭricio Ewe:  mauritiusdukɔ Faroese:  Móritius French:  Maurice French:  Île Maurice French:  Île de France Fulah:  Moriis Galician:  Mauricio - Maurice Galician:  Mauricio Ganda:  Mawulisyasi Georgian:  მავრიკი Georgian:  მავრიკია Greek:  Μαυρίκιος Gujarati:  મોરિશિયસ Haitian:  Moris Hausa:  Moritus Hebrew:  מאוריציוס Hindi:  मॉरिशस
Hindi:  मौरिस Icelandic:  Máritíus Ido:  Maurico Iloko:  Maurisio Irish:  Oileán Mhuirís Italian:  Maurizio Japanese:  モーリシャス Kannada:  ಮಾರಿಶಿಯಸ್ Kikuyu:  Morisi Korean:  모리셔스 Lao:  ມໍຣິຕຽດ Latvian:  Maurīcija Lingala:  Morisɛ Lithuanian:  Mauricijus Luba-Katanga:  Morise Macedonian:  Маврициус Macedonian:  Маурициус Malagasy:  Maorisy Malayalam:  മൌറീഷ്യസ് Malayalam:  മൗറീഷ്യസ് Maltese:  Mawrizju Marathi:  मॉरिशस Marathi:  मॉरिशिअस
Nepali:  माउरिटस Occitan:  Maurici Oriya:  ମୌରିସସ୍ Persian:  موریتیوس Persian:  موریس Piemontese:  Maurissi Portuguese:  Maurícia Portuguese:  Maurício Portuguese:  República de Maurício Pushto:  ماوریتوس Romanian:  Maurițius Rundi:  Izinga rya Morise Russian:  Маврикий Sango:  Mörîsi Sanskrit:  मारिषस् Serbian:  Маурицијус Serbo-Croatian:  Mauricijus Sinhala:  මුරුසිය Slovak:  Maurícius Somali:  Murishiyoos Spanish:  Mauricio Spanish:  República de Mauricio Swahili:  Morisi
Tagalog:  Maurisyo Tajik:  Маврикия Tamil:  மொரிசியஸ் Telugu:  మారిషస్ Thai:  ประเทศมอริเชียส Thai:  มอริเชียส Tibetan:  མཽ་རིཤས྄། Tigrinya:  ማሩሸስ Tonga:  Maulitiusi Uighur:  ماۋرىتىئۇس Ukrainian:  Маврикій Urdu:  ماریشس Vietnamese:  Mô-ri-xơ Volapük:  Moriseän Welsh:  Mawrisiws Western Frisian:  Mauritsius Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Maritiusi Zulu:  i-Mauritius Isle de France

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