Marie Reine de la Paix is an open church on the side of Signal mountain, where you have a beautiful panoramic view of Port-Louis. Hundreds of locals and tourists daily visit the Marie Reine de la Paix church to pray and enjoy the beautiful greenery around.
The premises of the church are an ideal place from which to enjoy the view of Port Louis. You have to climb seven terraces and 82 rock-cut steps in order to reach the monument. Each of the terraces has beautiful patches of flowers of a variety of colours.
The garden surrounding the church is one of the best maintained in Mauritius.Tourists visit the place to have a glimpse of the picturesque serene environment. You can enjoy fruits, juices, fast food, including ‘boulettes’ and noodles and ice cream on Fridays and on weekends.
The 3m white marble statue represents Mary holding a world globe .The place is closely associated with important moments of the Catholic Church. At night, you will experience Port-Louis all lights on which is quite beautiful too.
You can enjoy a day here with your family, have picnics with friends, or relax while overlooking the city and the sea.
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