Quatre Bornes, town (“township”) on the island of Mauritius, in the western Indian Ocean. It lies in the western highlands region of the country, about 9 miles (14 km) south of Port Louis, the national capital. Quatre Bornes (French: “Four Boundaries”) was named for the boundary stones that marked the limits of four large sugar estates once situated there. Sugarcane is still produced in the surrounding areas as an important crop. Quatre Bornes is a fast-growing, mainly middle-class urban centre with a town council, and it has a large government hospital. A surfaced road links the town with the highway connecting Port Louis and Vacoas-Phoenix. Pop. (2005 est.) 79,558.
What's happening in Quatre Bornes
One place for everything Quatre Bornes
Featuring unique information and insights to help you make travel plans for Quatre Bornes, including safety and security. Before you go, immerse yourself in all that a destination has to offer; experiences with history, nature and food will make your journey unforgettable. Learn about Quatre Bornes's people and culture - the flavor that shapes its music, art and stories.
Discussplaces is a new way to explore the world and see different perspectives. Find tourists, locals, experts and influencers sharing content relevant to your interests.
Because conversations are the one thing we all have in common. We provide a platform where those conversations can be had freely, widely, and openly.
We are focused on building a community where people from around the world can share their interests.