National Holidays in Mauritius in 2019

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Mauritius 2019

List of Holidays in Mauritius in 2019

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Tuesday New Year's Day National Holiday
Wednesday New Year's Holiday National Holiday
Monday Thaipoosam Cavadee National Holiday Hindu festival
Friday Abolition of Slavery National Holiday
Tuesday Chinese Spring Festival National Holiday
Monday Maha Shivaratree National Holiday
Tuesday Independence and Republic Day National Holiday National Day
Saturday Ougadi National Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year
Sunday Tamizh Puttaandu Not A Public Holiday Tamil New Year
Wednesday Labour Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Wednesday Eid-Ul-Fitr National Holiday End of Ramadan
Monday Public Holiday National Holiday For IOIG Victory
Tuesday Ganesh Chaturthi National Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Monday Public Holiday National Holiday For Papal Visit
Sunday Diwali National Holiday Deepavali
Friday All Saints' Day National Holiday
Saturday Arrival of Indentured Labourers National Holiday
Thursday Public Holiday National Holiday For General Election
Wednesday Christmas Day National Holiday


  • 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).
  • The exact date of Eid ul-Fitr is subject to confirmation, as its celebration depends on the visibility of the moon.