Flic En Flac Tourism

Flic-en-Flac is a true example of a diminutive fishing village gone tourist destination. Mauritius is of course a tourist favorite when it comes to a perfect beach vacation, Flic-en-Flac offers no less. The beautiful village is popular across the globe for its gorgeous white sandy beaches, water sport activities, and more.

If you’re making a trip to this part of Mauritius, you’re actually signing up for excessive fun in a calm relaxed and rejuvenating destination. Flic-en-Flac is an ideal place to enjoy scuba diving, swimming with Dolphins, snorkeling, boat tours, romantic beach strolls, throbbing nightlife, yummy seafood and more. Moreover the famous Sugar beach, Mauritius stretches itself in this very village.

The tiny place has something in store for everyone. You could make Flic-en-Flac your sole destination or add it to your fun trip to Mauritius. However, in any case, do not miss the village as it has plenty to offer.

Essential travel information and Flic En Flac tips for your visit

Essential Information

  • Time Zone- UTC+04:00
  • Currency- Mauritian rupee

Electricity and Internet

  • Internet: Many hotels provide free Wi-Fi
  • Voltage: 220 and 240 volts AC
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

Languages

  • Maritius has no official language. However, the locales speak English, French, Mauritian Creole and French-based Creole. The ethinic languages of the city include; Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Urdu, Tamil or Mandarin.

Security

  • Petty crime is common in the village. Take care of your valuables.
  • Ensure your operator has a valid permit to organize activities like swimming with the dolphins.

Off-beaten Path

  • Explore the destination through tours.

Tipping

  • Carry a rain gear as it rains throughout the year in the village.
  • UK visitors can drive using UK driving license.
  • It is safer to not use accommodations that is not registered with the Ministry of Tourism

Customs

  • Drugs, arms, ammunitions, live or stuffed animals and other illegal stuff is prohibited in the country.
  • Know the pollution level of Flic En Flac before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 55.95 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40.79 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 67.86 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 38.75 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 65.48 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 57.61 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 73.81 (High)
  • How safe is Flic En Flac for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Flic En Flac.

    • Burglary and Theft 57.28 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 57.28 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 55.72 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 63.33 (High)
    • Car Stealing 40.09 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 57.28 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 58.84 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 60 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.22 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35.4 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.64 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.67 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60.4 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Flic En Flac is 93.58 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 46.8 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88.41 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 62.25 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 68 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 52.74 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 59.33 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.38 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 25.31 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Flic En Flac

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.71 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 48.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 85.01 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.49 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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