Mare aux Vacoas

Mare aux Vacoas is the largest lake in Mauritius, located just south of Curepipe in the district of Plaines Wilhems.

This vast reservoir of freshwater is supplying the towns and cities of Curepipe, Vacoas, Floreal and Moka with potable water.

Mare aux Vacoas from the west shore

Together with ground water abstraction and the […]

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Tap water in Mauritius

Is tap water in Mauritius safe to drink?

This is a question that most visitors to the island ask themselves, although many automatically assume that it is not, and instead buy bottled water.

Popular mineral water in Mauritius

The Central Water Authority, or CWA, is tasked with the distribution of safe drinking water in […]

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