12 days in Seychelles & Mauritius Itinerary

12 days in Seychelles & Mauritius Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 3 nights
2
Silhouette Island, Seychelles
— 1 night
3
Victoria, Seychelles
— 2 nights
4
Chamarel, Mauritius
— 3 nights
5
Pamplemousses, Mauritius
— 2 nights

3
nights
Praslin Island, Seychelles

Praslin Island ©
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Praslin Island is known for nature, beaches, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Curieuse Island, admire the verdant scenery at Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve, take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Passerose, and look for all kinds of wild species at Cousin.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Praslin Island trip planning tool.

New Delhi, India to Praslin Island is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Praslin Island. Traveling from New Delhi in February, expect nights in Praslin Island to be much hotter, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Silhouette Island.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Cousin
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Curieuse Island ©
Curieuse Island
Anse Lazio ©
Anse Lazio
Anse Georgette ©
Anse Georgette

1
night
Silhouette Island, Seychelles

Silhouette Island
The third-largest granitic island in the Seychelles, Silhouette Island represents one of the richest biodiversity hotspots in the Indian Ocean.
On the 26th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Grande Case.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Silhouette Island trip website.

Getting from Praslin Island to Silhouette Island by car takes about 3 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Victoria.

Things to do in Silhouette Island

Historic Sites

2
nights
Victoria, Seychelles

Victoria ©
Victoria is the capital city of Seychelles and is situated on the north-eastern side of Mahé island, the archipelago's main island. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Anse Intendance and then enjoy the sand and surf at Beau Vallon Beach. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at Seychelles National Botanical Gardens and then kick back and relax at Port Glaud Lagoon.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Victoria online sightseeing planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Silhouette Island to Victoria. In February, daily temperatures in Victoria can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Chamarel.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Beau Vallon Beach, Anse Intendance, Port Glaud Lagoon
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Beau Vallon Beach ©
Beau Vallon Beach
Seychelles National Botanical Gardens ©
Seychelles National Botanical Gardens
Anse Intendance ©
Anse Intendance

3
nights
Chamarel, Mauritius

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Explore Chamarel's surroundings by going to La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles), Alexandra Falls (in Union Park) and Heritage Nature Reserve (in Bel Ombre). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Chamarel’s Seven Coloured Earth Geopark, browse for treasures at Le Dernier Comptoir, examine the collection at Curious Corner of Chamarel, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Black River Gorges National Park.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Chamarel route website.

You can fly from Victoria to Chamarel in 6 hours. In February, daytime highs in Chamarel are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pamplemousses.

Things to do in Chamarel

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Mauritius, La Vanille Nature Park, Alexandra Falls, Le Dernier Comptoir, Heritage Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Chamarel’s Seven Coloured Earth Geopark ©
Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
La Vanille Nature Park ©
La Vanille Nature Park

2
nights
Pamplemousses, Mauritius

Pamplemousses ©
Experience a region where wilderness comes neatly packaged in Pamplemousses District, where many of the attractions showcase the natural world in easily digestible portions.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): admire the natural beauty at SSR Botanic Garden, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kaylasson Temple, and then step off the mainland to explore Ile aux Cerfs.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Pamplemousses trip planner.

Drive from Chamarel to Pamplemousses in 1.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Pamplemousses can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Pamplemousses

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Ile aux Cerfs, Kaylasson Temple, Scuba & Snorkeling
Highlights from your plan
SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden
Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs
Scuba & Snorkeling

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