Seychelles is a group of islands located in the Indian Ocean near the East African mainland. Other nearby islands includes Mauritius, Madagascar, Comoros and Mayotte. The island nation is known for its beaches and recreational activities. A trip to Seychelles guarantees a relaxing get away from your otherwise mundane life.
The group of island have a plethora of options to choose from for different activities. Some of the most visited islands include Curieuse Island, famous for its giant tortoise, Coco Island; spend a day sun bathing on its beaches among giant beautiful rocks, Moyenne Island and Felicite Island. Drive around the island and enjoy the extravagance of the island archipelago. Explore the beaches in Praslin Island. Some known beaches are Anse Lazio, Anse Georgette and Anse Coco beach in La Digue Island.
Visit the luxurious resorts in the bounty of the pristine blue waters and white sands and explore numerous traditional massages that Seychelles offers to make your recreational trip a worthwhile experience. The island nation is a popular destination for weddings with a striking backdrop of the finest sand and sea.
On your trip to Seychelles, you can spare a day to explore the spectacular island of Mahe. If you are interested in water activities, a visit to the Beau Vallon is essential. It offers various water sports like snorkelling and scuba diving. You can explore the marine life of the Indian Ocean in its full luxury.
While in Seychelles, don’t forget to spare some time and explore the local sightseeing places. It has some of the exquisite religious buildings like Tempio Hindu, Cathedral of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception and the known locality of the Victoria Market. It also holds some of the beautiful art galleries and museums like the French Cultural Centre, Seychelles Natural History museum, Kenwyn House and Rita’s Art Studio and Gallery.
The main cuisine of Seychelles includes fish, seafood and shellfish dishes. Fish dishes are either grilled or smoked and wrapped in banana leaves. Coconut drinks are also quite famous and a must try for visitors.
Seychelles experiences a warm year long tropical climate and its always a good time to visit, however the best months are April, May, October and November.