Plaine des Papayes
in Pamplemousses District, Mauritius

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-20.065 and 57.572 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -20° 3' 54" and E 57° 34' 20"
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: 04:06 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Indian/Mauritius
UTC/GMT offset: 4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:22 am and 5:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
27.853 and -115.170 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Isla Natividad
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Mauritius in Eastern Africa

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: 2024-04-19 08:03:45

Explore Plaine des Papayes

Plaine des Papayes in Pamplemousses District with it's 7,617 inhabitants is located in Mauritius a little north-east of Port Louis, the country's capital.

Local time in Plaine des Papayes is now 04:06 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Indian / Mauritius with an UTC offset of 4 hours. We know of 3 airports in the wider vicinity of Plaine des Papayes. The closest airport in Mauritius is Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport in a distance of 26 mi (or 42 km), South. 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 16 mi (or 26 km), North. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Pamplemousses, Riviere du Rempart, Port Louis, Quartier Militaire and Centre de Flacq. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 20th of April 2024

27°C (80 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.

Sunday, 21st of April 2024

27°C (81 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 22nd of April 2024

28°C (82 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

ANAHITA THE RESORT

Address
3,5 mi
BEAU CHAMP
00000 GRSE
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Bon Azur Beachfront Suites and Penthouses by Lov

Address
3,0 mi
Coastal Road
, Trou aux Biches
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


LE CLOS DU LITTORAL

Address
3,1 mi
SOTTISE ROAD GRAND BAIE
MAURITIUS
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Trou aux Biches Resort and Spa

Address
2,8 mi
TROU AUX BICHES
00230 TRIOLET
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Victoria Beachcomber

Address
2,8 mi
Pointe Aux Piments
0 Pointe Aux Piments
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Auberge Miko

Address
3,4 mi
Morcellement Boucan
Grand Bay
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel des 2 Mondes

Address
3,2 mi
Coastal Road
Mont Choisy
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Casuarina Resort and Spa

Address
3,0 mi
COASTAL ROAD TROU AUX BICHES
742CU001 Trou Aux Biches
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


La Tonnelle

Address
2,6 mi
Route Côtière
Trou aux Biches
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Le Palmiste Resort & Spa

Address
2,6 mi
Coastal Road
Trou Aux Biches
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Triolet to Port Louis

Published: February 22, 2011
Length: 20:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: carrotmadman6

Video recorded by N900 on the road from Triolet to Port Louis.... Original here - http://carrotmadman6.blogspot.com/2011/02/triolet-to-port-louis.html.


Mauritius with Beachcomber - Beachcomber Tours

Published: March 17, 2014
Length: 04:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Beachcomber Tours UK

Mauritius holidays: Visit Beachcomber Tours for the best luxury holidays to Mauritius. Mauritius holidays are our specialty - travel with the experts.


GoPro 4 - Mauritius Turtles - Trou aux Biches - Pro Dive Mauritius

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 04:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Pro Dive Mauritius

www.prodivemauritius.com PADI Dive Center Trou aux Biches N° 1 Trip Advisor TimeLapse - Turtles - Trou aux Biches - 12 m Deep.


Solarseawalk & Underseawalk in Mauritius

Published: February 26, 2013
Length: 30:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Harry

Have a look at this fantastic experience during your holiday in Mauritius. The only original Underseawalk you can find in Grand Bay and it works with Solar. 100% safe due to electric powered...


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Published: January 17, 2013
Length: 17:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Qariy Mansoor channel

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Wrack Stella Maru Mauritius Teil 1

Published: February 18, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: shuggi1977

Wrack Stella Maru. Japananischer Fischtrawler, Baujahr 1957, gesunken 6.12.1987. Liegt direkt vor Trou aux Biches im Nordwesten von Mauritius in einer Tiefe von ca. 25m.


MAURITIUS, TROU AUX BICHES RESORT & SPA, First 5 stars eco-resort

Published: May 16, 2012
Length: 12:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stefano DE FRANCESCHI

Grazie alla recente e profonda ristrutturazione dell'Hotel Trou aux Biches, il primo eco-resort cinque stelle dell'isola, ora anche sull'isola di MAURITIUS, autentico paradiso tropicale, è...


Trou aux Biches Resort & Spa - Family Suite

Published: June 02, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Beachcomber Tours UK

The stunning Trou Aux Biches Resort & Spa enjoys a prime position on the west coast near to lively Grand Baie and Port Louis and is set along one of the best stretches of beaches in Mauritius.


White Oaks Villas- Trou aux Biches - Mauritius

Published: October 18, 2012
Length: 38:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Harry

more details at: http://www.iot-mauritius.de/de/bungalows/white-oaks.htm.


Mauritius.Welcome to Grand Bay !

Published: March 31, 2012
Length: 35:58 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ushakatravel

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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.

Triolet, Mauritius

Triolet is a small town on the island of Mauritius. It serves the district capital of Pamplemousses. It lies exactly 7 miles (about 11.3 Kilometres) from Port Louis, the capital of the island. The village is a patch of civilisation amid green sugarcane fields, near the north-western coast of the island. To its north lie Trou-aux-Biches, Mont-Choisy and Grand Baie which are coastal villages, while to its west are Pointe-aux-piments and Balaclava.

Located at -20.05, 57.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Pamplemousses District, Populated places in Mauritius

Stade Anjalay

Stade Anjalay is a multi-use stadium in Belle Vue, Pamplemousses District, Mauritius. At present, it is used mostly for football matches. The parking area of the stadium is used for car racing and motorcycle racing. The stadium holds 30,000 and was renovated in 2003 for a cost of $35 million.

Located at -20.0789, 57.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Mauritius

Trou-aux-Biches

Trou-aux-Biches is a public beach in northern coast of the island Mauritius in the district of Pamplemousses. The beach is one of the most beautiful on the island and was awarded the World's Leading Beach Destination at the World Travel Award for 2011. A tourist resort is situated near the beach, the Trou aux Biches Resort & Spa.

Located at -20.05, 57.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Mauritius, Geography of Mauritius

Beekrumsing Ramlallah State Secondary School

Beekrumsing Ramlallah State Secondary School (formerly known as Mapou SSS) is a government secondary school. It is more known as B.R. SSS or Mapou SSS. The Foundation Stone was laid on 27 August by the then Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth.

Located at -20.078, 57.609 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Mauritius, Boys' schools in Mauritius

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Plaines des Papayes, Plaine des Papayes