2017 Public Holidays in Mauritius











2017 Public Holidays in Mauritius

Planning to visit Mauritius in 2017? Here is a handy list of public holidays in Mauritius:

New Year 

Sunday 01 January


New YearMonday 02 January


Chinese Spring FestivalSaturday 28 January


Abolition of SlaveryWednesday 01 February


Thaipoosam CavadeeThursday 09 February


Maha ShivaratreeFriday 24 February


Independence and Republic DaySunday 12 March


UgaadiWednesday 29 March


Labour DayMonday 01 May


Eid-Ul-Fitr**Monday 26 June


Ganesh ChaturthiSaturday 26 August


DivaliThursday 19 October


All saints day


Wednesday 01 November
Arrival of Indentured LabourersThursday 02 November


ChristmasMonday 25 December



** The exact date of this festival is subject to confirmation as its celebration depends on the visibility of the moon