Port Mathurin

The village of Port Mathurin serves as the capital of the island of Rodrigues, a dependency of . It lies on the north coast of the island and functions as the administrative, judicial and economic centre of Rodrigues.

Landmarks in the Area

Rodrigues is a 108-square-kilometre autonomous outer island of the in the Indian Ocean, about 560 kilometres east of Mauritius. is situated 4 km southeast of Port Mathurin. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The St. Gabriel Cathedral is a religious building that serves as a cathedral of the 's Apostolic Vicariate of Rodrigues and is located in the town of St. is situated 4½ km southeast of Port Mathurin. Photo: B.navez, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hermitage Island is a small island lying south west of Port Sud-Est in Rodrigues, . is situated 8 km south of Port Mathurin. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Anse aux Anglais or English Bay is a small coastal village located in the north of the island of Rodrigues in the . is situated 1½ km northeast of Port Mathurin. Photo: Dunog, Public domain.

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