The Republic of Mauritius is an island country in the Indian Ocean, off the southeast coast of Africa and east of Madagascar. It comprises the main island of Mauritius, as well as Rodrigues, Agaléga and St. Brandon.
The live webcams will show you the most magnificent spots in Mauritius, which is known for its spectacular beaches, stunning landscapes of mountains and forests, UNESCO World Heritage sites and lively cities and towns,
The capital, Port Louis, is the country’s economic centre, a spirited city with a mix of cultures and exhibiting French colonial architecture. Must-see sites are Champ de Mars, one of the world’s oldest horse racing tracks, the Central Market and the famous Le Caudan Waterfront with excellent restaurants and nightlife.
Mauritius offers the most amazing sandy shores and mesmerizing unspoiled rugged landscapes such as at the La Vallee Des Couleurs Nature Park in the southern district of Savanne. There are hiking trails in the mountainous interior and exceptional diving and snorkelling offshore, excursions to botanical gardens and colonial plantation houses and many more on the paradisiac scenery of Mauritius that you may now admire on the live streams.
Population: estimated 1,3 million people
Capital: Port Louis
Other places: Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill, Curepipe, Quatre Bornes, Vacoas-Phoenix,
Religion: Hinduism (49%)
Main attractions: Port Louis, Le Morne Brabant, Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden, Black River Gorges National Park