Mauritius Travel Restrictions

32.3 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
19.47% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 19.47% last week
Most visitors from Canada will not be allowed to enter Mauritius.

Mauritius border status

Mauritius has suspended all international flight arrivals, with the exception of nationals and residents of Mauritius.

Book airline travel and accommodation via the official Mauritian Tourism Promotion Agency website.

Travelers must complete a Public Health Covid-19 Passenger Health Self-Declaration Form and Passenger Locator Form which must be handed over to the Ministry of Health and Wellness counters upon their arrival.

Outgoing travel to MauritiusTraveling from Canada to Mauritius

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 120 hours before departing to Mauritius.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Mauritius.
Details and exceptions

All arriving travelers will be placed in quarantine and have to undergo PCR tests on day of arrival, day 7 and day 14 of the stay. If at any point, a PCR test reveals that a person is COVID-19 positive, they will be transferred to a public medical institution for treatment.

Return travelReturning to Canada from Mauritius

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Mauritius must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Mauritius will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.
Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.


  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Mauritius but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 14 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

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