Frequently Asked Questions

  • Should we apply for a Visa to visit Mauritius ?

    Visa requirements depend on your nationality. Generally tourist visas are issued upon arrival. Most citizens from the EU and USA do not need a visa to visit Mauritius. The same for some citizens from Africa, Asia and the Middle East. To verify visa requirements click here.

  • What makes Mauritius a popular holiday destination ?

    Other than its crystal clear water and warm weather, Mauritius has much more to offer in terms of cultural experiences and tourism facilities to different types of travellers.

    Whether you are travelling with a group of friends, with your families, independently or for your honeymoon, there is an array of accommodation, activities and transportation facilities that you can choose from. Visit to learn more about the so-called paradise island.

  • Is Mauritius suitable for business travel ?

    Yes. You can find business hotels around the island with conference rooms, high-speed internet, in-room amenities, business lounges and More .

  • What is the best month to visit Mauritius ?

    Generally, you can expect warmer weather from April to June and September to December.

  • What is the currency used in Mauritius?

    The currency in Mauritius is the Mauritian Rupee. However, most tourist service providers will accept USD, EUR and GBP for payments, you will however, get a better exchange rate at the banks and currency exchange bureau.

  • What is the time zone in Mauritius?

    Mauritius Standard Time (MST) UTC+4.

  • Is LRT a licensed tour operator?

    Yes, LRT is a licensed tour operator.

  • What type of tours do you do?

    We offer a variety of tours, including cultural, adventure, nature, and more. Check out the types of holidays we specialise in for different types of travellers.

  • What is included in your tour package?

    Our tour packages typically include transportation, guides, activities, and some meals. Specific inclusions vary by tour.

  • Are flights included in the tour package?

    Flights are not typically included, but we can assist with flight arrangements if needed.

  • Can you accommodate special dietary needs or restrictions?

    Yes. Please inform us in advance.

  • How do we book a tour with LRT?

    Visit our website and use our online booking system or contact our reservation team via phone or email.

  • Is travel insurance included in the tour packages ?

    No, the traveller is recommended to sign up for travel insurance from their home country.

  • Can we customise a tour according to our preferences ?

    Yes, as your local connection we are well suited to tailor your travel and holiday package for you and the people that are travelling with you.

  • Emergency numbers

    Always call the local representative on the number that appears on your vouchers, they are easier to help you because: They are present at our destinations. Generally, an emergency number that is available 24/7 will be communicated in your travel documents. If your emergency is outside the scope of the agent, they will guide your embassy or consulate. In some cases you may also have to contact your travel insurance company.

  • My question (or answer) is not found on the page - what do I do?

    You contact us through the contact form and we will be happy to answer your questions.