in Savanne District, Mauritius
- Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (11 mi)
- Roland Garros Airport (133 mi)
- Pierrefonds Airport (148 mi)
- Aapravasi Ghat (Unesco heritage, 41 mi)
- Le Morne Cultural Landscape (Unesco heritage, 63 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -20.441 and 57.510 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -20° 26' 29" and E 57° 30' 37"
- 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: 10:34 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Indian/Mauritius
- UTC/GMT offset: 4 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:37 am and 5:37 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 28.883 and -118.293 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Campamento Sur
- 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: 2023-05-28 07:34:19
Discover Bois Sec
Bois Sec in Savanne District is a place in Mauritius about 19 mi (or 31 km) south of Port Louis, the country's capital city.
Current time in Bois Sec is now 10:34 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Indian / Mauritius with an UTC offset of 4 hours. We know of 3 airports near Bois Sec. The closest airport in Mauritius is Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), 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 41 mi (or 67 km), North. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Souillac, Rose Belle, Tamarin, Quartier Militaire and Port Louis. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 72 °F
|Morning Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Evening Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||19°C / 66 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1020 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 24% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Tuesday, 30th of May 2023
22°C (72 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Wednesday, 31st of May 2023
22°C (71 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Thursday, 1st of June 2023
22°C (71 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Shanti Maurice Resort & Spa
Sofitel So Mauritius
Videos from this area
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Britannia Harvest 2014
The John Deere 3520 Sugarcane Harvester :) Harvesting Sugar Cane in Britannia :) by nirpaL JHURRY :)
8.Britannia Senior Citizen
Get-Together Cultural Programme and Distribution of Gifts by Britannia Senior Citizen's Association. Saturday 7th June 2014, Britannia Community Centre, Mauritius. Video by NirpaL JHURRY;)
6. Britannia Senior Citizen - Speech 2
Speech of Honourable Tassarajen Pillay. Chedumbrum, Minister of Information and Communication. Technology. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Get-Together...
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MAURITIUS. ECOTURISM CHAZAL. Zip Line/Tyroliennes
Au milieu des collines verdoyantes du Sud de l'Ile Maurice vous trouverez un véritable havre de paix, un merveilleux petit coin de nature appelé CHAZAL. Au choix du visiteur des activités...
île maurice cascade chamarel
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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.
Savanne is a district of Mauritius, situated in the south of the island. The district has an area of 244.8 km2 and the population estimate was at 70,471 as at 31 December 2010. The southern part of the island is one of the most scenic and unspoilt.
Ganga Talao or Grand Bassin is a crater lake situated in a secluded mountain area in the district of Savanne, deep in the heart of Mauritius. It is about 1800 feet above sea level. It was discovered by inhabitants of the town of Triolet and not Terre-Rouge as recent intentionally wrong informations tend to support. It is considered the most sacred Hindu place in Mauritius There is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and other Gods including Hanuman, Lakshmi, and others along the Grand Bassin.
Montagne Cocotte is a 771 metre tall mountain peak in Mauritius. It is located in the far south of the island nation, in the Savanne District and in the Black River Gorges National Park.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Bois Sec.