National Holidays in Mauritius

Mauritius Public Holidays 2020

2020 Public Holidays in Mauritius

Planning to visit Mauritius in 2020? Here is a handy list of public holidays in Mauritius:

New Year’s Day 

Wednesday 01 January


New Year HolidayThursday 02 January


Chinese New YearSaturday 25 January


Abolition of SlaverySaturday 01 February


Thaipoosam CavadeeSaturday 08 February


Maha ShivaratreeFriday 21 February


Independence and Republic DayThursday 12 March


UgaadiWednesday 25 March


Labour DayFriday 01 May


Eid-Ul-Fitr**Sunday 24 May


Assumption of the Blessed Virgin MarrySaturday 15 August


Ganesh ChaturthiSunday 23 August

Arrival of Indentured Labourers

Monday 02 November
DivaliSaturday 14 November
ChristmasFriday 25 December



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