Cheap Flights to Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam

Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam overview

Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport is located near Plaisance, south-east of Port Louis, Mauritius’ capital. It is named after the island-country’s first prime minister.

Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International comprises one terminal building with two levels, with Arrivals on the ground floor and Departures on the upper floor. Current development plans include the construction of a second terminal building, which will connect to the existing terminal. MRU is restricted to passengers only, meaning non-passengers are not permitted to enter the building. As such, there are no landside shops or restaurants.

Save for delays and queues during peak holiday seasons, Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International is generally efficient and a pleasure to use. The interior of the terminal building has a warm atmosphere and staff are polite and helpful. Although fairly small and lacking in terms of shops and facilities, the airport possesses a distinct charm synonymous with island-style airports, thus making for a pleasant start (or end) to your island getaway.

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How much do things cost in Port Louis?

Bottle of local beer (0.5 litre)
C$ 1.87
1 litre of milk
C$ 1.69
Large bottle of water
C$ 0.94
Bottle of beer (imported beer)
C$ 1.87
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 litre)
C$ 1.00
Small bottle of water (0.33 litre)
C$ 0.71
Meal at McDonald's or similar
C$ 6.84
3 course meal for 2
C$ 39.10
Clothing & Shoes
Pair of Nike shoes
C$ 123.64
Pair of jeans
C$ 101.16
How much does transport cost in Port Louis?
One-way ticket (local transport)
C$ 1
1 hour taxi waiting fee
C$ 19
Taxi - fixed fee
C$ 5
Petrol (1 litre)
C$ 2

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