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Mauritius visa requirements for Canadian citizens

Do Canadian citizens need a visa for Mauritius?

Canadian citizens do not need a tourist visa when travelling to Mauritius in 2024. Canadian passport holders can stay in Mauritius for a short period of time (for 90 days). Please, read all the information below to make your trip easy and safe.

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Updated: 06/18/2024.

Entry requirements

visa free

Duration of stay

90 days

Purpose of travel


Passport validity for travel to Mauritius

Passport must be valid on leaving destination.

Is it safe to travel to Mauritius?

Mauritius has a current risk level of 3.00 (out of 5). We advise to use some caution when travelling to Mauritius. The safety index is based on travel advisories from independent 4 sources.

Safety index is provided by 06/17/2024.

Mauritius customs rules

Duty-free allowance

Tobacco limit

  • Restricted to travellers 18 years and over;
  • 250g of tobacco and tobacco products, such as cigarettes and cigars.

Bringing alcohol

  • Restricted to travellers 18 years and over;
  • 1 litre of spirits and 2 litres of wine and beer
  • or 2 litres of spirits;
  • or 4 litres of wine and beer.

Cash limit

  • Currency of more than Rs500,000 must be declared to customs.

Other Goods

  • Personal medication must be accompanied by a prescription issued by a medical practitioner.
  • Residents 12 years and older may import personal goods valued at up to Rs15,000.
  • Residents under 12 and non-residents of any age may import personal goods valued at up to Rs7500.
Find more information on the customs regulations of Mauritius page.

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