Mauritius visa requirements for Thais

Travel and visa requirements

Mauritian Visa is not required for Thais

Stay Duration: 60 days

Entry Requirements

  • Mauritius is an island nation located in the Eastern part of Africa. The capital city of the country is Port Loius.
  • Thailand citizens visiting Mauritius are eligible to apply for a visa on arrival and stay up to 60 days.
  • Mauritius is famous for its beautiful beaches, lagoons, and reefs. It is a beautiful nation with many rainforests, waterfalls and national parks.
  • The required documents needed for Thais to visit Mauritius are a valid passport with an expiry date beyond the intended period of stay with a blank passport page for visa stamp, a valid return or onward ticket to the country of origin, hotel reservation, evidence of sufficient funds, and a pledge not to involve in any profit-making activities.
  • Nationals of Thailand can visit Mauritius by obtaining a visa on arrival at Nouakchott–Oumtounsy International Airport.
  • The official language spoken in Mauritius is English. Other languages are French and Mauritian Creole.
  • The major religion practiced in Mauritius is Hindu. Other religions are Islam and Christianity.
  • The official currency of Mauritius is the Mauritian Rupee (MUR).
  • There are no restrictions on the import or export of foreign currency on entry or exit but amounts exceeding or equivalent to Rp500,000 must be declared on entry and exit and the intended use must be stated on exit.
  • Mauritius has a mild tropical maritime climate throughout the year. The country has two seasons: a warm humid summer and a relatively cool dry winter.
  • The time zone in Mauritius is 4 hours ahead Greenwich Mean Time. Mauritius observes Mauritius Time all year. There are no Daylight Saving Time clock changes.
  • The recommended vaccines to get before visiting Mauritius are hepatitis A, hepatitis B, typhoid, yellow fever, rabies, meningitis, polio, chickenpox, shingles, pneumonia, and influenza.
  • Mauritius uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type G.
  • The tourist centers in Mauritius include Mauritius Botanical Garden, Black River Gorges National Park, Deer Island, Port Loius, and Grand Bassin.
  • International airlines flying to Mauritius are Air France, Saudi flights, Turkish Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Air India, South African Airways, Malaysia Airlines and more.
  • The time difference between Thailand and Mauritius is 7 hours. Thailand is ahead of Mauritius.
  • The average flight duration and distance from Myanmar to Mauritius are 14 hours 3 minutes and 11,538 Km.

Frequently Asked Questions


How do I apply for Mauritius tourist visa?
  • Visit Mauritius' official website to fill the application form online.
  • A recent passport photograph will be requested.
  • Visa will be processed for 5 working days for it to be issued.
  • Visa will be obtained on arrival at the Mauritius airport.

When is the best time to visit Mauritius?

The best time to visit Mauritius is from May to December because this is when the weather is cool, dry and sunny.


What is the specialty of Mauritius?

Mauritius has become known worldwide as a shopping paradise. The country specializes in manufacturing quality textiles, uniquely designed jewelry, diamonds with a wide range of handcrafts such as artificial flowers, model boats, and wooden art.


Is it safe to visit Mauritius?

Mauritius is a very safe country to visit in Africa. Although, petty theft is the common type of crime in Mauritius, so it is advised to keep valuable things closely.