The Mount
in Pamplemousses District, Mauritius

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
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
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Mauritius in Eastern Africa

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 Humidity 63%
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

Address
6,7 mi
Coastal Road
, Trou aux Biches
Mauritius

Time Information

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


Trou aux Biches Resort and Spa

Address
6,5 mi
TROU AUX BICHES
00230 TRIOLET
Mauritius

Time Information

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


Angsana Balaclava Mauritius

Address
5,9 mi
Baie aux Tortues
Balaclava
Mauritius

Time Information

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


The Address Boutique Hotel

Address
5,1 mi
Le Goulet
Terre Rouge
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: 18:00 - Checkin: 06:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Victoria Beachcomber

Address
6,3 mi
Pointe Aux Piments
0 Pointe Aux Piments
Mauritius

Time Information

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


Le Meridien Ile Maurice

Address
6,2 mi
POINTE AUX PIMENTS
00000 Grande Pointe aux Piments
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


MONT CHOISY HOTEL

Address
6,4 mi
COASTAL ROAD MONT CHOISY
MU-230 Trou Aux Biches
Mauritius

Time Information

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


Cosy Villa in La Balade Holiday Resort

Address
6,4 mi
Coast Road
Trou aux Biches
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: 17:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: 10:00 - 12:00
Weekend: closed


Be Cosy Apart Hotel Mauritius

Address
6,4 mi
COSTAL ROAD
00230 TROU AUX BICHES
Mauritius

Time Information

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


Mon Choisy Beach Resort

Address
6,4 mi
Coastal Road
Trou aux Biches
Mauritius

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:30 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:30 - 8:30


Videos from this area

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Flood in Mauritius

Published: March 07, 2011
Length: 47:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Arvind Toolooa

Car drowning in flood.


Mauritius Rally 2013

Published: March 27, 2013
Length: 05:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zuhayr PeaceBoy

Maxi Sport start up-(ze penultimate meeting of 2012 season)


Jardin de pamplemousses parc botanique ile maurice

Published: August 09, 2014
Length: 43:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ile-Maurice.TV

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.


Fish in Mauritius. Pamplemousses Garden

Published: May 08, 2012
Length: 27:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: keenoomari


Mauritius Pamplemousses Garden - A Promenade In The Tropical Garden - 12/2009

Published: April 30, 2010
Length: 44:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: aflomavillas

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

Published: October 28, 2010
Length: 59:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lars Freudenthal

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

Published: August 26, 2013
Length: 47:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: meera4jace

Swinging like Tarzan on rubber vine trees in Botanical Gardens, Pamplemousses in Mauritius.


Mauritius, Botanic Gardens of Pamplemousses

Published: October 09, 2012
Length: 55:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: xomin7


Pamplemousse Botanical Gardens Mauritius

Published: August 25, 2010
Length: 23:14 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Simply Travel

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...


My Mauritius

Published: November 15, 2013
Length: 23:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paolo Rossetti

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 District

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.

Located at -20.1167, 57.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of 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

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.

Located at -20.1082, 57.5773 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Pamplemousses District, Botanical gardens in Mauritius, Seewoosagur Ramgoolam

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 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Mauritius, Boys' schools in Mauritius

Popular in vicinity

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