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Seychelles Beach Attractions – ‘Must-Experience’ Highlights

As one of the most popular beach hubs in the Caribbean, the Seychelles offers visitors a wealth of attractions along its pristine shorelines. Here are a few highlights beach fanatics can enjoy.


Day Long Cruise in Mahé

Often regarded as one of the most rewarding and accessible attractions on Seychelles beaches, a day-long sailing excursion is a wonderful way to spend quality time with loved ones while exploring the beauty of the Seychelles islands. Popular starting points include Anse La Mouche beach from where visitors can explore Mahé's western shorelines and stopover at Ile Moyenne while enjoying Creole barbequed fair on-board. The AVANI Seychelles Barbarons Resort & Spa and other luxury beach resorts in Seychelles offer cruise excursions as part of area activities packages.


Half Day Excursion to Rose Sodyer

Deemed to be one of the finest unspoilt beaches in Mahé, Anse Takamaka is another hotspot off the coast of the island's western coast. Home to massive tortoises and dolphins as well as the Rose Sodyer rock pool visitors can enjoy a swim in the natural pool and explore the island's natural attributes on a half day excursion.


Snorkelling Expedition in Bay Ternay Marine Park and Saint Anne

Water sports fanatics and marine life enthusiasts alike can enjoy a snorkelling trip to the St Anne Marine Park where the underwater landscapes are teeming with countless marine species. Moyenne Island is another hotspot visitors can explore on this expedition which also explores the breathtaking attractions of Bay Ternay Marine Park.


Glass Bottom Boat Rides

Another attraction visitors can enjoy as a group is a glass bottom boat ride along the coast of Mahé and other Seychelles islands. Offering visitors a look at the vibrant fish species and coral varieties occupying the azure oceans off the coast of the beach, glass bottom boat rides are available in most coastal regions of the Seychelles.



Trekking and hiking enthusiasts also have the unique opportunity of exploring the exotic tropical landscapes of the paradise islands of the Seychelles. Mahé is a hiker's heaven with local wildlife and lush vegetation occupying its inner sanctum. All one requires is a pair of hiking boots to explore the pristine natural wonders that lies inland from the beaches of Mahé.


Big Game Fishing Tour / Night Fishing

Angling enthusiasts can also experience the joys of fishing off the coast of Seychelles beaches which offer night fishing excursions too. Available as half day and full day packages tour operators offer tailor made angling expeditions to suit one's needs.


Sunset Cruises

Often considered one of the most romantic attractions of a beach vacation in Seychelles, sunset cruises are a popular itinerary item among couples vacationing in the sunny paradise. Sailing away to hotspots including Ile Therese, Anse La Mouche, Ile Souris and Anse Soleil beach, visitors can also stopover at hot pick island havens such as Conception Island and Ile Aux Vache.



Available near beaches such as Anse Intendance in the southern tip of Mahé impeccable surfing conditions are another draw for visitors holidaying in the Seychelles. Known for massive breakers and large waves the wind conditions of Anse Intendance are also ideal for engaging in the wave crashing sport.