8 days in Seychelles Itinerary

8 days in Seychelles Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Nantes
Fly + Drive:  16 h 45 min
1
Victoria, Mahe Island
— 1 night
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
2
La Digue Island
— 2 nights
Ferry:  30 min
3
Praslin Island
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  18 h 15 min
End: Nantes

1
night
Victoria, Mahe Island

Victoria is the capital city of Seychelles and is situated on the north-eastern side of Mahé island, the archipelago's main island. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception, then get a new perspective on nature at Seychelles Natural History Museum, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally don't miss a visit to Clock Tower. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Petite Anse, kick back and relax at Anse Intendance, and then make a trip to Victoria Market.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Victoria day trip planner.

Nantes, France to Victoria is an approximately 19- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Seychelles Time (SCT) is 3 hours. Traveling from Nantes in January, expect Victoria to be warmer, temps between 34°C and 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to La Digue Island.

Things to do in Victoria

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Anse Intendance, Petite Anse
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Anse Intendance ©
Anse Intendance
Petite Anse ©
Petite Anse

2
nights
La Digue Island

La Digue Island ©
La Digue Island remains a relatively unknown vacation destination, offering very few tourist facilities and an exotic though largely undeveloped coastline.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Grand Anse, kick back and relax at Petite Anse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiagge di Anse Marron. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): kick back and relax at Anse Source D'Argent, then kick back and relax at Anse Coco Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Anse Fourmis.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the La Digue Island tour planner.

Getting from Victoria to La Digue Island by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and ferry. In January, daytime highs in La Digue Island are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Praslin Island.

Things to do in La Digue Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Anse Source D'Argent ©
Anse Source D'Argent
Grand Anse ©
Grand Anse
Spiagge di Anse Marron ©
Spiagge di Anse Marron

3
nights
Praslin Island

Praslin Island ©
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve, then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Anse Lazio. On your second day here, stroll through Anse Volbert, then view the masterpieces at Galerie Passerose, and then kick back and relax at Anse Georgette.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Praslin Island route planner.

Praslin Island is very close to La Digue Island. In January, daily temperatures in Praslin Island can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Anse Lazio ©
Anse Lazio
Anse Georgette ©
Anse Georgette
Anse Volbert ©
Anse Volbert

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