in Rodrigues, Mauritius

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-19.686 and 63.438 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -19° 41' 9" and E 63° 26' 15"
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: 08:56 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Indian/Mauritius
UTC/GMT offset: 4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:04 am and 5:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
24.634 and -112.139 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bahia Magdalena
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Discover Solitude

Solitude in Rodrigues is a town in Mauritius about 387 mi (or 623 km) east of Port Louis, the country's capital city.

Current time in Solitude is now 08:56 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Indian / Mauritius with an UTC offset of 4 hours. We know of 1 airports near Solitude. The closest airport in Mauritius is Sir Charles Gaetan Duval Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Port Mathurin, Cargados Carajos, , and . To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Mourouk Ebony Hotel

4,2 mi
Port Sud-Est
Rodrigues Island

Time Information

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

Videos from this area

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RODRIGUES: L'oiseau des îles à HAWKINS HD.Mp4

Published: March 31, 2014
Length: 36:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Philippe Birien

Mon second trip sur le bateau de Cyril Faure "l'oiseau des îles 2" en janvier 2014, accompagnés de Pierrot, Jean-Francois Leroux (Revues Pêche en mer et Partir pêcher) et son fils Maxime....

Rodrigues Island by JP Excursion Ltd

Published: March 29, 2010
Length: 42:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: globodyneltd

JP Excursion Ltd is a rodrigues tour operator offer a variety of services and activities in tourism sector.

RODRIGUES : Tourism and development

Published: June 21, 2011
Length: 04:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: actingforlifefrance

Acting for Life supports Ecoturism development in Rodrigues Island (France O - France Télévision). With the support of Air France.

Rodrigues International Kitesurf Festival 2013 RIKF

Published: August 03, 2013
Length: 59:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jam Waxx

KITE SURF FESTIVAL : Une grande première à Rodrigues island of 'Mauritius Republic" dans l' ocean indien l' émission Special Event, vous propose un reportage video sur cette événement...

Ile Rodrigues Surf - Skim School Show -

Published: September 19, 2009
Length: 53:03 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: yessman2009

Une nouvelle manière de faire surf ...

Ile Rodrigues - Lom Nick - I am still loving you -

Published: September 19, 2009
Length: 44:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: yessman2009

Jeune musicien de Grand Baie ...

Fabrice, Philippe et Claudius Mai 2014

Published: August 26, 2014
Length: 19:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: RodFishingClub Yann Colas

Rod Fishing Club - Fishing trip aboard Black Marlin - May 2014.

Loic, Gerard, Jerome & Olivier Rodrigues Island 05 2014

Published: August 27, 2014
Length: 18:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: RodFishingClub Yann Colas

Rod Fishing Club - Fishing trip aboard Black Marlin - Rodrigues Island - 05 / 2014.

RODRIGUES : Tourisme et Développement

Published: June 21, 2011
Length: 05:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: actingforlifefrance

Acting for Life : appui au développement d'un tourisme durable à Rodrigues (Journal Télévisé Afrique de France Ô - France télévisions). Avec le soutien de Air France.

Team 5 stars: Fabrice, Fabio & Stuart in Rodrigues Island - Rod Fishing Club

Published: November 10, 2014
Length: 37:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: RodFishingClub Yann Colas

Description First fishing trip with Rod Fishing Club aboard Black Marlin. Captain Yann Colas - Rodrigues Island - 12/13 th October 2014.

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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.

Port Mathurin

The village of Port Mathurin serves as the capital of the island of Rodrigues, a dependency of Mauritius. It lies on the north coast of the Indian-Ocean island and functions as the administrative, judicial and economic centre of Rodrigues. As the name suggests, it also operates the main harbour of the island. Port Mathurin has a population of around 6,000 people (2006).

Located at -19.6833, 63.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mauritius, Rodrigues

Rodrigues College

Rodrigues College is a secondary school for both girls and boys. It is located in Port Mathurin, Rodrigues. The college holds the distinction of being the first ecumenical educational institution in the Indian Ocean.

Located at -19.682, 63.421 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Mauritius, Educational institutions established in 1973, Rodrigues

Anse aux Anglais

Anse aux Anglais or English Bay is a small coastal village located in the north of the Mauritian island of Rodrigues in the Indian Ocean. Its name, French for "English Bay," is apparently linked with the fact that English troops landed on its beach in 1809 during the Napoleonic Wars between France and Great Britain. French writer of Mauritian origin, J. M. G. Le Clézio situated the plot of his book Le Chercheur d’or in this village.

Located at -19.6667, 63.4333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mauritius, Rodrigues

Mont Malartic

Mont Malartic is the highest point on the Mauritian island of Rodrigues. The mountain rises to a height of 392 metres, and is located four kilometres south of the island's main centre, Port Mathurin.

Located at -19.7167, 63.4333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Mauritius, Rodrigues

Apostolic Vicariate of Rodrigues

The Apostolic Vicariate of Rodrigues (Latin: Vicariatus Apostolicus Rodrigensis) is a Roman Catholic apostolic vicariate located on the island of Rodrigues in Mauritius.

Located at -19.718, 63.4384 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic dioceses in Mauritius, Religious organizations established in 2002, Rodrigues, Roman Catholic Apostolic Vicariates, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 21st century

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