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Port Louis Map, Mauritius

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Port Louis Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Port Louis with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Port Louis useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Port Louis!

Port Louis Travel Guide

Port Louis used to be a French and British colony and was established by the French colonizers to conduct trade and commerce. Slavery in this Mauritian headquarter was prevalent among these white skinned colonizers. After the abolition of slavery, large scale immigration of Indian and Chinese workers took place and these Asian laborers were brought in to till the land, produce rum and cultivate sugarcane. read more

Port Louis Sightseeing

Avenues with tall palm trees that lined up on their side are the most familiar landmarks of the city. They are ensconced deep in the heart of the capital in the vicinity of the STATE BANK TOWER. You can also visit the oldest post office in Mauritius situated near the Caudan Waterfront, which also happens to be the biggest of the post offices here. read more

Port Louis Nightlife

It has a liberal dress code of smart casual and is filled with capacity crowd during weekends. It is a good place to see and be seen and is very popular with the slightly older generation and the jet-setters. read more

Port Louis History

History has it that Port Louis owes its foundation/genesis to the French colonizers who were traveling round the CAPE OF GOOD HOPE and were searching for a revictualling halt for their ships. The town which has now developed into a bustling city with skyscrapers was established by those French travelers in or around 1735. read more

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