National Holidays in Mauritius in 2016

Mauritius 2016
Mauritius
2016

Mauritius List of Holidays in Mauritius in 2016

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Friday Fri New Year's Day National Holiday
Saturday Sat New Year's Holiday National Holiday
Sunday Sun Thaipoosam Cavadee National Holiday Hindu festival
Monday Mon Abolition of Slavery National Holiday
Monday Mon Chinese Spring Festival National Holiday
Monday Mon Maha Shivaratree National Holiday
Saturday Sat National Day National Holiday National Day
Friday Fri Ougadi National Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year
Thursday Thu Tamizh Puttaandu Not A Public Holiday Tamil New Year. Not a public holiday in 2016
Sunday Sun Labour Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Wednesday Wed Eid-Ul-Fitr National Holiday End of Ramadan
Monday Mon Assumption Day National Holiday
Tuesday Tue Ganesh Chaturthi National Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Sunday Sun Diwali National Holiday Deepavali
Wednesday Wed Arrival of Indentured Labourers National Holiday
Sunday Sun Christmas Day National Holiday

Notes

  • When a holiday falls on a Tuesday or Thursday, many will take the day in between it and the weekend off, which is called "faire le pont" (making a bridge).