The island has announced the phased easing of travel restrictions and, from 1 October 2020, borders will be open to Mauritian nationals, residents and tourists travelling to Mauritius for long stays. You will have to undergo a PCR test 7 days prior to travel and quarantine at approved accommodation for 14 days on arrival.
The Cabinet took the decision on Friday 18 December 2020 to extend the quarantine period in Mauritius from 15 January 2021 to 15 February 2021. Quarantine will therefore be mandatory for all passengers entering Mauritius until that date. Regulations will be amended accordingly by the Ministry of Health and Wellness.
Following the continuous and rapid spread of the Covid-19 virus in UK and South Africa, the following precautionary measures have been adopted by the Mauritian Authorities:
All travelers who come from or have been in transit in the following countries during the last 14 days will not be allowed to enter the Mauritian territory until 31 December 2020:
We wish to reassure that all precautionary measures are being taken to protect the residents of Mauritius and other travellers.
*This page is intended to offer general information and advice about the safety measures and rules in place in Mauritius.
For the most up-to-date advice, you can seek information from your travel agent, tour operator or accommodation and experience provider.