Moka Town

Twelve kilometers south of Port Louis is the town of Moka. Not only is it the island's academic centre, but it is also blessed with forested landscapes, towering mountains and impressive manor houses. Here, the University of Mauritius and the Mahatma Gandhi Institute are the centres of the island's academic community.


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This central district is part of a plateau of scrub, sugarcane and in the Midlands area, tea. It caters for the educational overspill of Port Louis , with the university of Mauritius and Mahatma

Port Louis

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Mauritius Institute of Health

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Air Mauritius (MK) Air Mauritius Centre 6 President John Kenedy Street Port Louis Mauritius Tel. Town Office (230) 208 7700; Airport Office (230) 637 3552 Reservation: (230) 208 6878 Ticket Office

Mauritius Museums

Eureka House In Moka, Mauritius Historical Museum In Mohabourg, Mauritius. Tel: 230 6319329 Mauritius Herbarium In Reduit, Mauritius Mauritius Postal Museum In Port Louis, Mauritius. Tel: 230 208

Le Pouce

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Eureka House

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