Seychelles is one of Africa’s most beautiful city.Having the strongest passport in the continent and visa free to over 100 countries. Looking for a honeymoon destination or just for holiday or vacation, then this place is where to visit. We have compiled the best Tourist Destinations in Seychelles for a traveller.
Seychelles is an Archipelago of 115 islands with each island been an attraction in itself. The islands is home to Fiona and Fauna. The country is located along the 4 degrees of the equator having all year tropical climate. This means this country can be visited any time of the year.
There are lots of things to enjoy about this country. Bird seeing, you can visit from April-October, for Diving, you can visit between March to may and September to November. For Sailing and Snorkeling, you can visit all year.
Furthermore,as mentioned earlier, there are many islands in Seychelles. In addition, Seychelles is have lots of attraction such as museums and parks. The country is designed in the look of French and British colonialism.
Best Tourist Destinations in Seychelles
One beauty of Seychelles is that you do not need to do much searching because everywhere about this country is beautiful. Nevertheless, we have listed the most popular best tourist destinations in Seychelles below:
With over 65 beaches, Mahe Island is the biggest island among the archipelago of Seychelles. This island boast of the highest mountains in seychelles, verdant forests. The island also host the Victoria city which is one of the tiniest cities in the world.
Seychelles Natural History Museum
The Natural history museum is located in victoria city and is a museum that expresses the the major environmental problems so as to preserve the natural heritage.so if you want to know about the geographic history of the archipelago then this is an important place to go to in seychelles.
Morne Seychellois National Park
This is a mountanous park. The Morne Seychellois is the name of the highest point of the mountain and thats how the name was given to the National Park. IF you want to hike,then this is a good place to start. Morne Seychellois National Park is located in Mahe Island.
Aldara Island is one of the UNESCO world heritage sites. It is a place blessed with lost of animals such as Tiger sharks, tortoise, manta rays, white-throated Aldabra rail (the only flightless bird in the Indian Ocean), dimorphic egrets, Aldabra sacred ibis, and malagasy kestrel.
Furthermore, the Island has the world highest coral atoll.
Vallée de Mai National Park
The park is located on Praslin Island and it is one of UNESCO World heritage sites. Vallée de Mai National Park prehistoric forest that has been housing several endemic species of flora and fauna for ages. These include giant coco de mer fruit palm, vanilla orchids, splayed traveler’s palm, Seychelles bulbul, fruit pigeon, and black parrot – the national bird of Seychelles.
If you need a spot for photo-shoot, quiet time off and a place to surf and sunbathing,then Anse Intendance is where to go in Seychelles. It is not recommended to swim here because the water could have high tides sometimes.
This is one of the most important places to visit in Seychelles because it is regarded as the most beautiful beach in the world. This was main known by a huge survey of travellers. Anse lazio is best for swimming and Snorkeling. In addition, it has crystal clear waters, Takamaka tress and white sand.
This is the third island in Seychelles and located in the northern archipelago of all Seychelles. Tourists can see a wide variety of birds, eckos, chameleons, turtles, & skinks; explore the caves; or indulge in swimming and snorkeling.
During May to September, you can visit the Bird Island to see the various species of birds. The island is home to animals such as fairy terns, sooty terns, noddy terns, saunders’s terns, cardinals, ground doves, crested terns, plovers, and Giant land tortoises.
Another UNESCO world heritage site. Anse Lazio and Anse Georgette are located in this island and are both regarded as the most beautiful beaches in the world. Praslin Island is also called Anse Georgette, a place you need to sunbathe and use your binoculars to view the black parrots.
Finally,Seychelles has nice and must see places. there are over 30 places to visit in the paradise country as it is well called. Do not worry about language because bulk of people speak French and English. Though the native Language of the people of Seychelles is Saselawa.
When it comes to sickness and diseases, Seychelles is Maleria free and very clean. Everywhere in this country is beautiful and the crime rate is extremely low. Friendliness is top notch here as the country is centered on tourism.