Mauritius visa requirements for Cameroonians

Travel and visa requirements

Mauritian Visa is not required for Cameroonians

Stay Duration: 60 days

Entry Requirements

  • Visitors from Cameroon can enter Mauritius by applying for a visa on arrival for a duration of 60 days.
  • The passport of visitors must be valid within the duration of stay.
  • Visitors are expected to present a passport with at least one blank page for entry stamps.
  • Visitors are required to provide a certificate of Yellow Fever vaccination at entry.
  • Visitors must have confirmed reservations for accommodation in Mauritius.
  •  Onward or return tickets to their home country or country of residence must be provided.
  • Visitors are not required to pay any airport tax upon departing from the airport.
  • Plants and plant material including flowers, bulbs, fresh fruit, vegetables, cuttings, and seeds are not allowed into Mauritius unless a permit is obtained in advance from The Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and the Environment.
  • Sugarcane and its parts with fresh fruit coming from the area lying 60 degrees to the East of Asia, including India and Pakistan are prohibited not excluding soil and micro-organisms.
  • In Mauritius, the power plugs and sockets are of type C and G. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Mauritius uses the Mauritius Standard Time zone (GMT+4) hence, Mauritius is 3 hours ahead of Cameroon.
  • The estimated flight time from Yaounde, Cameroon to Port Louis, Mauritius is 7 hours, 34 minutes.
  • Transportation in Mauritius is characterized by the network of roadways, ports, and airports.
  • Mauritius adopts the Mauritian rupee as its national currency. 
  • Hinduism is a major religion, followed by Christianity, Islam and Buddhism.
  • Mauritius is mostly appreciated by tourists for its natural environment and man-made attractions, the multi-ethnic and cultural diversity of the population, the tropical climate, beaches and water sports.
  • Mauritius is the most densely populated country on the African continent and also one of the most prosperous and rich countries on the continent.
  • There are so many interesting places for tourists in Mauritius with amazing white sandy beaches, picturesque towns and villages and ancient military ruins to visit.
  • The Mauritian Constitution makes no mention of an official language and its one million citizens speak English, French, Mauritian Creole, French-based Creole, and ethnic languages such as Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Urdu, Tamil or Mandarin.
  • On the islands of Mauritius, the climate is tropical, with a hot and rainy season which reaches its peak from January to March, and a relatively cooler and less rainy season from June to September.
  • People are proud of their island and may expect you to admit that it is the closest thing to Paradise, so it is a good idea to just oblige.  Be open and friendly and accept offerings.
  • When greeting in Mauritius not that friends and family commonly share a kiss on each cheek. Handshakes may be appropriate during some initial introductions.

Frequently Asked Questions


Is Mauritius a poor or rich country?

Madagascar is one of the five poorest countries in the world now but it has the most competitive economy in Africa.


What is the best time to travel to Mauritius?

The best time to visit Mauritius is from May to December when the weather is cool, dry and sunny. Expect some of Africa's best beaches, fresh seafood and long, sun-drenched days on a Mauritius holiday.


Where is Mauritius located?

Mauritius, officially the Republic of Mauritius, is an island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2,000 kilometres off the southeast coast of the African continent. 


Is Mauritius a Hindu country?

Hinduism is the largest religion in Mauritius, with over 670,000 adherents, representing approximately 48.5% of the total 1.3 million population of the country according to the 2011 census made by Statistics Mauritius.


What language is spoken in Mauritius?

English is popularly spoken by Mauritians.


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How can i apply for a Mauritius visa upon arrival??

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