Seychelles, a surprising destination that on the contrary, this island nation comprises 115 islands! Located off the coast of East Africa, it is one of those isolated, dreamy locations one often sees in movies. Seychelles has been known to attract newlyweds, including the likes of Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan, and discerning travelers looking for a beach holiday away from the maddening crowds.
There is More than a hundred islands make up the Seychelles archipelago, but the vast majority of them are completely uninhabited. Only the selected few private islands their home, while the ‘regular’ Seychellois live on one of the three biggest islands – Mahé, Praslin, and La Digue.
More than warm weather, white-sand beaches, and luxury holiday resorts which most tourists never leave. Now in this post, I will share lots of practical information and useful tips for the couple who packed for the beauty of Seychelles islands, but also about some of the most spectacular, easily accessible Seychelles islands that most travelers never set a foot on. The pictures in this post will inspire you to discover new destinations.
Why Seychelles is the most beautiful islands on Earth
The traveller those looking for a different travel experience Seychelles offer a honeymoon destination for them.not only for the couple but also great destination for a family vacation as it has all you need to keep the kids happy and entertained: beautiful weather, amazing beaches with plenty of swimming opportunities, exotic wildlife, and good food.
The Inner Islands remains of a submerged mountain range, rest on a shallow plateau with prolific marine life and excellent PADI diving facilities available to access a multitude of dive sites.
The Outer Islands to the south of the archipelago are all coralline or sand cays and mainly uninhabited, presenting the experienced diver with excellent opportunities to explore where few have gone before.
Best conditions for both the Inner and Outer Islands are in the calm periods, April-May and October-November when the water temperature can rise to 29ºC and offers up to 30 meters of excellent visibility.
During cyclone months they can experience extremely rough conditions on occasion.
The largest and main island of Seychelles, Mahé is the most popular Seychelles destination with a great variety of big hotels and luxury resorts. The island is 4 miles wide and 16 miles long and its highest peak rises to almost 3,000 feet.
Mahé is home to more beaches than you can possibly visit during your holiday, but it has much more to offer than that. Go hiking and explore the jungle, waterfalls, stunning viewpoints, visit the most famous beaches, go sea kayaking, snorkeling, scuba diving, or rent a car and tour the island in search of a remote beach and a perfect Robinson Crusoe experience…
Enjoy a couple of days of luxury at one of the resorts, explore Mahé, but don’t limit your Seychelles vacation to Mahe island only!
You can not compare Praslin to Mahé. Praslin the second biggest island in Seychelles only some 6,500 people live on Praslin. It’s known for palm-fringed beaches.
It is a perfect mix of local culture and beautiful white sand beaches with a population of fewer than 3,000 people, It is the smallest island best discovered by bike or a traditional ox cart and it will give you the most authentic travel experience in Seychelles.
Old Copra mill demonstrated the traditional method of milling the coconuts to produce the coconut oil, an old cemetery, and the beaches. You must love the quiet Anse Cocos Beach on the Southside of the island,