Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Mauritius for 2020 ready to be integrated into your application.

Mauritius is an island nation located in the Indian Ocean off the Southeast coast of Africa. The island was first ruled by the Dutch in 1598, then the French in 1715, and later the UK in 1814. Once independent the Republic of Mauritius was founded on March 12, 1968. The island is known for its flaura, fauna, wildlife, beaches and hiking trails.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
January 2nd Thursday Second Day of the New Year
January 25th Saturday Chinese Spring Festival
February 1st Saturday Abolition of Slavery
February 8th Saturday Thaipoosam Cavadee
February 21st Friday Maha Shivaratri Long weekend.
March 3rd Tuesday World Wildlife Day
March 12th Thursday Independence and Republic Day
March 20th Friday March Equinox
March 25th Wednesday Ugadi
May 1st Friday Labor Day Long weekend.
May 23rd Saturday Festival of Breaking the Fast
May 31st Sunday Mother's Day
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
June 21st Sunday Father's Day
June 30th Tuesday International Asteroid Day
July 18th Saturday Nelson Mandela International Day
August 22nd Saturday Ganesh Chaturthi
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
November 1st Sunday All Saints' Day
November 2nd Monday Arrival of Indentured Laborers Long weekend.
November 14th Saturday Diwali
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 31st Thursday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
$ curl -G -d country="MU" -d year="2020" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
import ""
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "MU",
  "year": "2020",
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
  country: 'MU',
  year: '2020',
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'MU',
  'year' => '2020',
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$ = "MU"
$Body.year = "2020"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'MU',
  'year': '2020',
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi =
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'MU',
  'year': '2020',