The currency of Mauritius is the Mauritian Rupee (MUR), which is divided into 100 cents. Foreign currency can be exchanged at banks, bureaux de change and larger hotels. ATMs are widely available in most towns and hotels, and restaurants and large retailers accept major credit cards.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Mauritius||MUR 1||MUR 5||MUR 10||MUR 100||MUR 1,000|
|Australia||A$ 0.04||A$ 0.19||A$ 0.38||A$ 3.80||A$ 37.99|
|Canada||C$ 0.04||C$ 0.18||C$ 0.36||C$ 3.61||C$ 36.06|
|Ireland||€ 0.03||€ 0.13||€ 0.25||€ 2.51||€ 25.13|
|New Zealand||NZ$ 0.04||NZ$ 0.21||NZ$ 0.41||NZ$ 4.14||NZ$ 41.43|
|South Africa||R 0.39||R 1.95||R 3.90||R 39.01||R 390.10|
|United Kingdom||£ 0.02||£ 0.09||£ 0.18||£ 1.78||£ 17.77|
|United States of America||US$ 0.03||US$ 0.14||US$ 0.27||US$ 2.71||US$ 27.06|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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