in Pamplemousses District, Mauritius
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -20.111 and 57.602 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -20° 6' 41" and E 57° 36' 7"
- 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: 09:59 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Indian/Mauritius
- UTC/GMT offset: 4 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:45 am and 5:42 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 27.853 and -115.170 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Isla Natividad
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Mauritius.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Mauritius. Last Update: 2022-07-02 08:01:05
Explore The Mount
The Mount in Pamplemousses District is a city in Mauritius a little north-east of Port Louis, the country's capital.
Local time in The Mount is now 09:59 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Indian / Mauritius with an UTC offset of 4 hours. We know of 3 airports in the vicinity of The Mount. The closest airport in Mauritius is Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport in a distance of 23 mi (or 36 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 20 mi (or 32 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: 23°C / 73 °F
|Morning Temperature||21°C / 71 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1024 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Strong breeze with 18 km/h (11 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 8% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Monday, 4th of July 2022
23°C (73 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, strong breeze, scattered clouds.
Tuesday, 5th of July 2022
23°C (73 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Wednesday, 6th of July 2022
23°C (73 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Bon Azur Beachfront Suites and Penthouses by Lov
Trou aux Biches Resort and Spa
Angsana Balaclava Mauritius
The Address Boutique Hotel
Le Meridien Ile Maurice
MONT CHOISY HOTEL
Cosy Villa in La Balade Holiday Resort
Be Cosy Apart Hotel Mauritius
Mon Choisy Beach Resort
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Jardin de pamplemousses parc botanique ile maurice
Plus sur le jardin de pamplemousses sur http://www.ile-maurice.tv/Le-Jardin-de-Pamplemousses_a29.html Le jardin botanique de pamplemousses est appelé aussi parc Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam.
Mauritius Pamplemousses Garden - A Promenade In The Tropical Garden - 12/2009
Discover the secrets of the Pamplemousses Garden Mauritius. Presented by "Afloma - Villa Rentals Ile Maurice" your first address for finest holiday accommodations in Mauritius. Sit back,...
Mauritius - Botanischer Garten von Pamplemousses
http://www.freudenthal.biz/mauritius/ - Rundgang durch den Botanischen Garten von Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam in Pamplemousses auf Mauritius. Über den Link kommt Ihr zu unserem Reisebericht.
BOTANICAL GARDENS, PAMPLEMOUSSES, MAURITIUS - SWINING ON RUBBER VINE
Swinging like Tarzan on rubber vine trees in Botanical Gardens, Pamplemousses in Mauritius.
Pamplemousse Botanical Gardens Mauritius
The Pamplemousses Botanical Garden is found near the Mauritian capital of Port Louis and is a popular tourist attraction on the island. The Pamplemousse gardens are most famous for the giant...
A photo-video of a personal travel experience to the island of Mauritius, which lead to writing a book, "My Mauritius" - a travel diary, a series of fictional short stories based on historical...
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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.
Pamplemousses is a district of Mauritius, located in the north west of the island, and is one of the most densely populated parts of the island. The name of the district comes from the French word for grapefruits. The district has an area of 178.7 km and the population estimate was at 138,339 as at 31st December 2010.
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.
Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden
The Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden (sometimes shortened to the SSR Botanical Garden), commonly known as the Pamplemousses Botanical Garden, is a popular tourist attraction near Port Louis, Mauritius, and the oldest botanical garden in the Southern Hemisphere. The garden was first constructed by Pierre Poivre (1719 – 1786) in 1770, and covers an area of around 37 hectares.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of The Mount.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mount, The Mount