Personalities abound in this beautiful Indian archipelago
With average temperature 27 degrees celsius and around seven hours of sunshine every day, all year round, don’t you think the Seychelles sounds like an idyllic destination?
The Seychelles are an archipelago of 115 islands set within the Indian Ocean. These green and lush islands are a wonderful destination for romance, golf, snorkelling, scuba diving or just relaxing in beautiful surroundings on white velvet beaches with crystal clear ocean all around.
Variety, the spice of life
The Seychelles has a lot to offer. Approximately 10 of the islands house beautiful hotels, offering outstanding service and friendly faces at every turn. Whether you’re looking for a golf break, spa resort of a combination of delightful activities, there are many options to choose from, set within the jungle hillsides filled with orchids.
The islands lend themselves to island hopping, the geography is striking with lush forestry, plunge pools deep in the tropics and dramatic natural rock formations. The islands are a paradise for naturalists with different flora and fauna to be discovered at every turn.
Mahe is the largest island and is home to the capital Victoria. The second largest island is Praslin, home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Vallee de Mai. This is a prehistoric forest dominated by the coco-de mer palm which produces the world’s largest plant seed. All of the islands have their own personalities – let us match you to your island!
Best time to visit th Seychelles
The best time to visit the Seychelles is between April and December, with low season between January and March. However, you will often benefit from excellent prices during low season.
Travelling to the islands is very easy, flights go via either Dubai or Abu Dhabi. This creates an excellent opportunity for you to stop over in one of these exciting cities before your trip to paradise should you wish.
Flying time from London to the Seychelles is approximately 10 hours, the time change is only +4 hours on GMT. As you don’t need any visas or any vaccinations, there’s no excuse not to go!
The team at Milford Travel would be happy to discuss your needs and help to arrange a trip of a lifetime that certainly would not disappoint.
Please contact us on 01590 644899 or email.