For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Mauritius for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.
All travelers, except Mauritian citizens, resident permit holders and occupational permit holders are required to present an insurance with COVID-19 coverage.
Unvaccinated travelers are required to book a quarantine hotel for 14 nights. Meals and transfers must be included in their hotel booking.
More details can be found here.
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Mauritius.
All travelers are required to present a negative PCR test taken 72 hours from the last point of embarkation.
Vaccinated travelers will be required for testing upon arrival and on day 5 of their stay in the country while unvaccinated individuals must be tested on arrival, on day 7 and day 14. The cost of the three (3) tests for unvaccinated individuals is Rs.12,000.
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Mauritius.
Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.
Unvaccinated individuals are required to stay in a designated quarantine facility for 14 days.
Travellers returning from Mauritius must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.
Exemptions apply to the following:
1. Children who are under two years of age.
2. Individuals who can present a medical certificate verifying they have been examined no earlier than 72 hours prior to departure and have been determined to be unable to undertake a test for medical reasons but do not exhibit symptoms of COVID-19
3. Individuals with past (recovered) cases of COVID-19 who have a positive 72 hour or less test result, but have a medical certificate for showing that the individual is no longer considered by a medical practitioner to be infectious with COVID-19
Visitors returning from Mauritius will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.
Travelers to New Zealand from all countries, except eligible passengers from a quarantine-free travel zone (Niue and Cook Islands), must complete a 14-day stay in a managed isolation or quarantine facility.
Quarantine-free travel for Australian passengers are temporary suspended until further notice.
Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Mauritius with a negative COVID-19 test result. Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Mauritius.
Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Mauritius with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Mauritius.
Travelers coming from New Zealand will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure.
Fully vaccinated travellers from New Zealand are not required to quarantine. Unvaccinated travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.
Mask usage in Mauritius is required in enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants in Mauritius are open. Bars in Mauritius are open with restrictions.
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