Seychelles - The Unspoiled Islands.
The Seychelles, 115 outstandingly beautiful granite and coral islands fringed by sparkling white sandy beaches and encircled by coral reefs teeming with fish, lies in the Indian ocean a few degrees south of the equator. Known for its beaches, coral reefs, diving, nature reserves and rare wildlife such as giant Aldabra tortoises. Mahé Island, with an international airport, is a key transport hub, home to capital Victoria, the mountain rainforests of Morne Seychellois National Park and white-sand beaches including Beau Vallon and Anse Takamaka.
SIGHTSEEING/THINGS TO DO IN SEYCHELLES
Curieuse Island is a small granitic island 1.78 sq. mi in the Seychelles close to the north coast of the island of Praslin.
Cousin Island is a small granitic island of the Seychelles, lying 2 km west of Praslin. It is a nature reserve protected under Seychelles law as a Special Reserve.
Sainte Anne Marine National Park lies about 5 km from Victoria, the capital city of the Seychelles, and encompasses six small islands. The Marine Park was created in 1973 for the preservation of wildlife.
Aride Island is the northernmost granitic island in the Seychelles and is part of the district of Grand'Anse, located 10 km north of Praslin island and is 68 hectares in area.
LE MERIDIEN BARBARONS (4*)
Located at mahe on the west coast in barbarons beach. Le meridian barbadons is set on the crystal white sandy bay of barbaron, bordering a turquoise lagoon lined with coconut palms and takamaka trees. Mahe international airport is 15kms away. Recommended for families and couples.
BANYAN TREE SEYCHELLES (5)
Located at mahe in the south west coast. Nestled along the shores of the lovely intendance bay on mahe’s picturesque south west coast, the banyan tree Seychelles is a perfect place in which to enjoy the delights of this beautiful island. Mahe international airport is 25kms away. Recommended for families and couples.