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Port Louis, the capital city of Mauritius offers its tourists various Port Louis transportation options. Apart from being the main port of Mauritius, Port Louis is also a tourist hotspot, full of historic and colonial buildings that have been preserved throughout centuries. The best time to visit Port Louis is from July to September when the average temperature ranges around 24 degrees C. Given its several attractions, ease of getting around holds a lot of importance in the city. Given below are some details on the Port Louis Transportation.
Buses form the backbone of the city and are the most commonly used mode of transport in Port Louis. There are primarily two main bus stations in Port Louis located on either side of the city center. These bus stations are located in the heart of the city. They are known as the Labourdonnais bus terminus and the Victoria Square bus terminus. In case you plan to travel within the city then you will have to avail the bus services from Immigrations Square. Buses provide transportation service till 11:00 p.m. between main towns and till 6:00 p.m. to remote areas. Plan your trip in advance so that you do not miss your bus.
Taxi services are another mode of transport in Port Louis. However this is very expensive when compared to its alternative. There are several car rental agencies which provide this service to tourists. Ensure that you confirm the rates with the rate card before finalizing on the price.