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For those who like to mix their R&R with some fun adventures, the Seychelles is a perfect destination. Denis Island, renowned for its picturesque snorkelling and kayaking is an ideal location for ocean activities, while Anse Lazio's white sand and crystal waters could be your own tropical paradise.View all Seychelles hotels
With a steady climate that rarely strays out of the 24 to 34°C range, the Seychelles promises sumptious sunshine, all-year round. Of course, like any tropical haven, there is a rainy season and if you're looking to leave your umbrella at home then avoid the months of January and February. The northwest trade winds usually arrive in October to March and produce a calm blue sea whilst helping to keep humidity in check. However, if you prefer your temperatures a little cooler, then the months from May through to September are simply sublime.
Discover hidden coves. Feast your eyes on tropical fish. Wander like a lost child through Eden-like flora. Or get a golden tan on the mythic sands of Anse Lazio – a beach bordered by spectacular granite boulders that make the Seychelles so famous. Praslin blows away all island retreat expectations. Welcome to Paradise.
Only 17 miles long and 5 miles wide, Mahé is a tiny slice of Paradise! The largest of the Seychelles, it boasts beautiful beaches including the very popular Beau Vallon, a lush, verdant interior and some truly great restaurants. Snorkelling and diving are popular pastimes, or soak up the bustling atmosphere of Victoria, the island’s capital.
Guarded by azure waters and fringed with coral reefs, La Digue basks in ageless tranquillity. As well as beautiful beaches and spectacular coves, the people are some of the friendliest you’ll ever meet and cars are shunned in favour of bikes and ox-carts. Spend your days soaking up the sun, feasting on tropical dishes and simply admiring the breathtaking scenery that surrounds you.
It’s long been thought that the Seychelles giant tortoise was driven to extinction by the mid 1800s by European sailors. But new findings suggest this unique species may be alive and well. Keep your eyes peeled for the elusive Green turtle between the months of June and September. And in the protected paradise of Praslin, you might just spot the rare and spectacular Seychelles Black Parrot.
Cycle about La Digue - Feeling energised? Jump on a bike and cycle around La Digue – a beautiful jungle-clad island located around 5km east of Praslin. Unspoilt and virtually car-free, it’s perfect for exploring on two wheels, via ox and cart or by foot. Feel the wind in your hair, the sun on your back and find stunning secluded bays. All whilst soaking up those amazing coastline views.
View sealife in a glass bottom boat - Take a glass bottom boat trip to the Ste Anne Marine National Park. Consisting of 6 islands and set amid dazzling turquoise waters, the marine park is home to one of the largest seagrass meadows where it is not uncommon to see green turtles enjoying a meal. After your boat trip adventure, head to the second largest island, Cerf Island, where you can sample delicious local Creole food.
Island Hopping - An archipelago of more than 100 islands, the Seychelles are begging for you to explore more than one place. Visit the Morne Seychellois National Park on the island of Mahé, home to indigenous wildlife and panoramic mountain views. Then hop over to the divers’ mecca of Silhouette before relaxing on the paradise beaches of Praslin. Each island is equally beautiful yet so unique.Back to top