Beautiful landscape at Anse Source d'Argent beach on La Digue in the Seychelles
Anse Source d'Argent
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Seychelles Vacations

Charming Islands Covered in Lush Vegetation

The Seychelles is a stunning archipelago of 115 islands located in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of East Africa. The islands are known for their breathtaking beaches, coral reefs, nature reserves, and unique wildlife, such as the giant Aldabra tortoises. The capital city, Victoria, is located on the island of Mahé, which serves as a hub for visiting the other islands.

The islands are covered in lush tropical vegetation, which creates a beautiful high-hanging garden effect that overlooks the silver-white beaches and clear lagoons. It's no wonder that the Seychelles is a perfect tourist location. 

Whether you're looking to relax on the beach, explore the coral reefs, or spot some rare wildlife, the Seychelles has something for everyone. Plus, with a visa on arrival, it's easy to plan your trip and start enjoying the beauty of these islands.

At a Glance
LanguagesEnglish, Seychellois Creole
CurrencySeychellois Rupee (SCR)
Places To Go

Handcrafted Journeys to our Most Popular Places in the Seychelles.

01Praslin Island
Aerial view from above of beach and bright blue waters of coastline
02La Digue Island
Sunset at the Anse Source d'Argent on the island of La Digue
03Ste Anne Island
Overlook of Eden Island and Saint-Anne Marine National Park in Victoria, Seychelles
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Rundown of the Travel Information Before Visiting

All visitors must complete a digital Travel Authorization immigration form before travelling. This is mandatory as per the Immigration Act. The form can be found online, and there is a fee associated with this application. There are no visas required to enter the Seychelles, regardless of nationality. However, it is mandatory for visitors to apply for a digital Travel Authorization.

Swimming and snorkeling at amazing Anse Lazio beach on Praslin Island, Seychelles

The Culture

Seychelles is a cultural mixtape blending European, British, African, Indian, and Moorish traditions in its local customs. The Creoles, Seychelles' native people, showcase this fusion in their art, music, and dance.

These musical folks love to sing, dance, and don traditional masks and instruments like zez, bonm, makalapo, and tam tam. Moutia, a rhythmic chanting dance, is a hit, brought to the islands from Africa by refugees.

The Creoles throw festivals celebrating their language, music, and culture. The Creole Festival in October is the jackpot—it's a week-long fiesta that's a break from the everyday grind. Picture a blend of cultures, exotic cuisines, music, drinks, and dance with a multi-racial twist. Don't miss the chance to soak up this unique mix if you're planning Seychelles vacations. It's a cultural feast you won't forget, and you will probably brag about it to your friends.

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