Always nice to see exotic locales on sale. The last time we posted a deal to Mauritius from DC, it was also on Air France for $1,173 in July. Nice price drop.
Sample Travel Date:
- November 10th – 18th
- Valid for travel on the outbound from October 30th – December 6th or January 10th, 2015 – March 28th, 2015. Must purchase at least 7 days in advance of departure
- Please note that while this fare is valid at time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone.
How to Search for Availability:
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: IAD
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: cdg o:af
- Destination: MRU
- Return Advanced Routing Code: o:af cdg
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay “0-7” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
- You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions below
- Beginner’s Guide on How to Use Matrix by ITA Software
- How to Read Airfare Rules and Use It to Your Advantage
- IAD – CDG (Paris) – MRU (Mauritius) – CDG – IAD. Air France also codeshares the Paris – Mauritius route with Air Mauritius. If you are crediting miles to Delta, avoid Air France flight #980 and #981 as those are operated by Air Mauritius. Select flight number 460 and 463 to ensure credit. Segments between Chicago and Paris can be operated by Delta under Air France flight numbers
- Not permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
- 19,432 miles or 5.3 cents per mile. Air France is a member of the SkyTeam alliance and Delta partner. This fare will earn 100% mileage as long as all flights are operated by Air France under Air France flight numbers for 2014. Mileage accrual for 2015 is unknown at this point as Delta has not release their 2015 partner mileage accrual chart yet.
How to Book:
- Support us by using our Orbitz link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search. Make sure you select “Additional Search Options” and then “Narrow the search to my preferred airlines” and select Air France
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- Visa Requirements: US Citizens – Visa on arrival. Other nationals, check the TIMATIC Visa Database.
- Currency: Mauritian Rupee (MUR). $1USD = 30.79 MUR
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