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Seychelles travel guide

2018-03-28 09:36:40

Seychelles is located in the western Indian Ocean and consists of 115 small and large islands. It has a coastal area of 400,000 square kilometers and a maritime exclusive economic zone of more than 1.4 million square kilometers. It is 1593 kilometers from Mombasa Port in Kenya to the west and 925 kilometers from Madagascar to the southwest.


On the first day, try the local food, Seychelles Creole food is very similar to Southeast Asian food, it is original, but also has a strong spicy flavor. Lobster and grouper are famous here, and the prices are very cheap. Banyan Tree is a great place to sample a variety of food, delicious Creole cuisine with Seychelles curry, coconut dishes and spices, it is worth trying.


The next day, Seychelles' May Valley, located on the island of Prahran, is the smallest natural heritage site in the world, measuring just 19.5 hectares. It is famous for its more than 7,000 sea coconut trees. In addition to sea coconuts, visitors should be most interested in the black parrot, the endangered black parrot is the national bird of Seychelles, the sound is graceful, the world can only see here. They are usually fed early in the morning and late in the evening. Local guides use whistles to attract black parrots to visitors.


Day 3, Beauvallon, Seychelles, the 4km long Beauvallon Beach is a mecca for European tourists. The fine sand as fine as mud and the blue water as transparent as crystal attract more than 100,000 wealthy Europeans to come here every year. Cute children clumsily build their dream castles with sandshovels, or hire a boat to go fishing in the sea, where fresh red grouper or boss fish can be instantly grilled by local chefs to create fantastic fish steaks.


The fourth day, Seychelles Mahe Island, set foot on Mahe Island, the eyes will present such a scene: strange peaks and valleys, lofty and colorful. Mahe also has natural baths. The beach is wide and flat. The water is clear and the sand is white, and it is the most ideal place for sea bathing, sunbathing, wind bathing and sand bathing. If you can dive, that's great. Dive into the beautiful ocean floor, with colorful corals and a world of colorful fish.


Day 5, Victoria, Seychelles, the capital Victoria is the only city in Seychelles and. Located in the northeast corner of Mahe Island, the city is surrounded by mountains and rivers, and the environment is elegant and beautiful. The abundant rainfall here provides a good environment for the growth of vegetation, and there are more than 500 kinds of vegetation in the National Botanical Garden, among which the most precious is the sea coconut. The park also has the endangered anchovies, which are considered the national flower of Seychelles.


The sixth day, Lazio beach, located in the heart, tourist souvenirs are more concentrated, tourists can buy sea coconuts, shark teeth, various wood carvings, shell ornaments, spices and so on. The only fly in the ointment is the lack of transportation, and if you can stay on the island of Prahran, you can enjoy the beach.

Matters needing attention

The sea coconut fruit is the largest and heaviest seed in the plant kingdom, usually around 10 kg and weighing up to more than 30 kg.