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Welcome to the Garden of Eden! Home of Coco de Mer and the most photographed beach in the world, Anse Source D’Argent. In Seychelles, paradise is not just a concept. It is a reality found on the picturesque islands of Mahé, Praslin, and La Digue. I know because I’ve been there multiple times. Explore the beauty of the smallest capital Victoria, find your favorite tropical beach, and meet Aldabra tortoises.

Seychelles is a dream destination for beach lovers, honeymooners, and tropical enthusiasts alike. Dive into the crystal-clear waters, swim alongside majestic turtles, admire romantic sunsets, sip a coconut, and explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites Aldabra Atoll and Valle De Mai.  

Interested in traveling to Seychelles?
Welcome to paradise!
Have a look at this Seychelles travel guide to help you plan your dream Indian Ocean island trip.

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Where is Seychelles?

Seychelles is an archipelago with 115 islands located in the Indian Ocean, northeast of Madagascar and east of mainland Kenya and Tanzania in East Africa. Some islands are closer to Madagascar than the main island Mahé.

Map shoring where are Seychelles located on a world map

Seychelles: Quick information

POPULATION
100.000 (2021)

GOVERNMENT TYPE
Republic

LANGUAGE
Creole, French, English

ELECTRIC POWER PLUG
G

CAPITAL
Victoria

MAIN RELIGION
Roman Catholic (90%)

COUNTRY CODE
+248

TIME ZONE
GMT +4

ELECTRICITY VOLTAGE
240V, 50Hz

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