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+ Things to do in Port Louis
+ – Visit the Central Market
Also known as the Port Louis Market, it is a great place to experience the local culture. You can shop for fresh produce, spices, local crafts, souvenirs, and traditional Mauritian street food.

+ – Explore the Caudan Waterfront
This lively area features shopping malls, restaurants, bars, casinos, and cinemas. It’s a great place for shopping, dining, and enjoying the waterfront views.

+ – Discover the Blue Penny Museum
Located at the Caudan Waterfront, this museum is dedicated to the history and culture of Mauritius. It houses the famous Blue Penny and Red Penny stamps, among the rarest in the world.

+ – Admire the Kayalasson Temple
It was built in 1854, in Sainte Croix, in Port Louis and it stands as the oldest Tamil temple of Mauritius and is also listed as a heritage site.

+ – Visit Aapravasi Ghat
A UNESCO World Heritage site, Aapravasi Ghat is the immigration depot where indentured laborers from India first arrived in Mauritius in the 19th century. The site offers a glimpse into the history of labor migration in Mauritius.

+ – Admire the Jummah Mosque
This beautiful mosque, located in the heart of Port Louis, is an important religious site for the local Muslim community. Visitors are welcome to explore its architecture and peaceful gardens.

+ – Explore the Champ de Mars Racecourse
Established in 1812, it is the oldest racecourse in the Southern Hemisphere. Watching a horse race here is a unique experience and a popular activity among locals and tourists alike.

+ – Visit Fort Adelaide (La Citadelle)
This historic fort offers panoramic views of Port Louis and its harbor. It’s a great spot for photography and learning about the island’s colonial past.

+ – Explore China Town
Discover the vibrant Chinese culture in Port Louis by visiting China Town. Enjoy authentic Chinese cuisine, shop for traditional Chinese goods, and experience the lively atmosphere.

+ – Visit the Natural History Museum
Located in the Mauritius Institute building, this museum showcases the island’s unique biodiversity, including the famous dodo bird.

+ – Stroll through the Company Garden
Also known as Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden, it is a peaceful place to relax and enjoy the tropical flora. The garden is home to giant tortoises and a variety of plant species.

+ – Visit the Mauritius Postal Museum
Housed in an old stone building near the waterfront, this museum provides an interesting look at the history of postal services on the island, including rare stamps and postal artifacts.

+ – Explore the National History Museum
This museum offers insights into the island’s geological history, early settlers, and natural history.

+ – Relax at the Le Pouce Mountain
For hiking enthusiasts, climbing Le Pouce Mountain offers rewarding views of Port Louis and the surrounding areas. The hike is moderate and the peak is shaped like a thumb, giving the mountain its name.

+ – Experience Sega Music and Dance
Enjoy traditional Mauritian Sega music and dance performances. Many hotels and restaurants offer live performances where you can experience the vibrant culture of the island.

+ – Taste Local Cuisine
Port Louis is a melting pot of cultures, and this is reflected in its cuisine. Try local dishes such as dholl puri, gateaux piments, boulettes, and fresh seafood at local eateries and food stalls.

Port Louis offers a blend of cultural, historical, and modern attractions that provide a well-rounded experience of Mauritius’s capital city.

+ – La Cuvette Beach
+ – Catholic Church
+ – Vadapazhanee Murugan Kovil Tamil Hindu Temple
+ – Shiv Kalyannath Mandir Hindu Temple
+ – Thaipusam celebration in Grand Baie

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