in Moka District, Mauritius
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -20.193 and 57.488 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -20° 11' 33" and E 57° 29' 17"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - MUR
- Spoken languages:
- English, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 06:58 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Indian/Mauritius
- UTC/GMT offset: 4 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:49 am and 6:08 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 27.853 and -115.170 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Isla Natividad
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Mauritius.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Mauritius. Last Update: 2022-10-03 07:19:49
Pailles in Moka District with it's 10,622 residents is a town located in Mauritius a little south of Port Louis, the country's capital place.
Time in Pailles is now 06:58 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Indian / Mauritius with an UTC offset of 4 hours. We know of 3 airports nearby Pailles. The closest airport in Mauritius is Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 33 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Mauritius is Aapravasi Ghat in a distance of 24 mi (or 39 km), North. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Port Louis, Pamplemousses, Quartier Militaire, Tamarin and Riviere du Rempart. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F
|Morning Temperature||20°C / 68 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1019 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 34% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Tuesday, 4th of October 2022
24°C (75 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Wednesday, 5th of October 2022
24°C (76 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 6th of October 2022
24°C (76 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
LUX* Grand Gaube
Le Suffren Hotel & Marina
Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel
The Address Boutique Hotel
The Harbour Side Lodge
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
A Drive from Port Louis to Beau Bassin, Mauritius - time lapse in 3D (3DS Test)
an experiment to test the 3ds video recording update and youtube 3d video.
Port Louis, Hauptstadt von Mauritius
Unser Video zeigt erste Eindrücke vom Besuch in Port Louis, der Hauptstadt von Mauritius. Von dem in den umgebenen Bergen gelegenen Fort Adelaide bietet sich eine gute Aussicht auf die Stadt...
Mauritius-Port Louis_Fort Adelaide.flv
Mauritius. 27/September/2006. View of Port Louis, from Fort Adelaide. The Champ de Mars is the oldest racecourse in the Southern hemisphere.
Mauritius. 27/September/2006. Port Louis from the Caudan Waterfront, a vibrant entertainment and shopping area which has been developed on a former dock area.
Victoire Bearing gold
La première victoire de Bearing Gold au Champ de Mars de Port-Louis dans la première course le 8 mai 2010.
Simulation d'inondation(Flash Flood) Canal Dayot, Mauritius
Disaster Management-Gestion de Catastrophe a Maurice Simulation de Flash Flood Canal Dayot. La Force Policiere du Division Sud a organise une simulation avec les Stakeholders tel que la Croix...
Driving in Mauritius: 1. Moron crossing the motorway at Pailles
Moron appears right at the end SOME people who live or work at Pailles prefer to cut through the fence on the central reserve to cross the motorway instead of taking 5 minutes to cross using...
Nissa la monte 5115 at Domaine des Pailles
ONEX FM 5115 ANNÉE TAMOULE AU DOMAINE LES PAILLES LE SAMEDI 27 AVRIL.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Mauritius Listen/məˈrɪʃəs/, officially the Republic of Mauritius is an island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2,000 kilometres off the south east coast of the African continent. The country includes the islands of Mauritius, Rodrigues, 560 kilometres east of the principal island, the islands of Agaléga and the Saint Brandon. The islands of the Republic of Mauritius form part of the Mascarene Islands, which also include the neighbouring island of Réunion.
Outer islands of Mauritius
The Outer Islands of Mauritius (French: Îles éparses de Maurice) is the first-order administrative divisions of the country and consist of the islands of Mauritius and several outlying islands. It is under the responsibility of the Ministry of Local Government and Outer Islands.
University of Technology, Mauritius
The University of Technology, Mauritius (commonly known as UTM) is a public university in Mauritius. The main campus lies in La Tour Koenig, Pointe aux Sables within the district of Port Louis. It was founded following the Government of Mauritius approval of the setting up of the University of Technology, Mauritius in January 2000 and the proclamation of the The University of Technology, Mauritius Act http://www. utm. ac. mu/download/utmdocs/utmact/UTM%20Act. pdf on 21 June 2000.
Le Bocage International School
John Kennedy College
John Kennedy College is a boys school in Beau-Bassin, Mauritius. It is one of the largest secondary schools in Mauritius. It was founded in 1963 and inaugurated by the then Governor General Sir John Shaw Rennie. It is the third star boy college in Mauritius. Students from this college are called "Kennedians". The school's uniform is a pair of blue jeans and a white shirt with an eagle printed on the back.
Royal College Port-Louis (Mauritius)
The Royal College of Port Louis is a state owned boys high school located at Cassis, Mauritius. It is commonly referred to as RCPL. The first stone of the school's building at Cassis was laid by Princess Margaret during her first visit to Mauritius in 1956. RCPL is considered to be one of the most prestigious secondary institutions of the island. It admits only those having achieved the highest levels at the end of their Primary Education.
James Burty David SSS
James Burty David SSS is a state owned boys high school located at Bell Village, Port-Louis, Mauritius. It is also known as "Bell Village SSS" the previous name of the school. The school has achieved higher grades during the past years thus ranking it as a "semi-star school". It is known as a prestigious college and the number of admission has increased during the past four years or so.
Supreme Court of Mauritius
The Supreme Court of Mauritius (French: Cour suprême de Maurice) is the highest court of Mauritius and is the final court of appeals in the Mauritian justice system. The Supreme Court has a permanent seat in Port Louis.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Pailles.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Pailles Village, mauvilac, Pailles