the gateway to island paradise
Boulder-strewn beaches, dazzling white sands and a jungle-filled interior ooze Indian Ocean heaven. Honeymooners, celebs and even royalty can’t seem to get enough of this archipelago of islands. Being less than 1,000 miles from the African continent, with temperatures permanently sitting in the high 20’s & three main islands to choose from, the Seychelles are a hard one to erase from any wish-list.
Mahe, Praslin and Silhouette (otherwise known as La Digue) are irresistible island escapes with easily, some of the best beaches in the world. With no shortage of luxury resorts lining these pristine beaches, it’s easy to see the attraction. Whether you choose to basque in paradise – admiring the crystal clear shore line from your beach-front villa – or island hop – uncovering some exciting flora & fauna amongst the coral – our travel experts can tailor-make your perfect Seychelles escape.
Facts about THE Seychelles
Capital – Victoria, Mahé
10 hour flight time
Time Zone – +3hrs from GMT
Tropical climate all year round
(Peak season June to late Aug)
Why should you travel to THE SEYCHELLES with us?
Studying and learning more about the Indian Ocean and its islands has become one of our favourite past-times! Keeping up-to-speed with new resorts and hearing enthusiastic feedback from our clients keeps us hooked. The fascination and intrigue with this particular part of the world is ever growing. With direct flights, luxury properties a-plenty and picture-perfect landscapes, it’s a destination always on our minds.
Some of our favourite resorts in THE SEYCHELLES
This resort promises a luxurious escape, delivering an exquisite level of service, a gorgeous, natural beach and a world class 18-hole golf course. Constance Lemuria is the ultimate place to unwind and indulge in 5-star accommodation, restaurants, amenities & beautiful surroundings. Even the Junior Suites here are only 15m from the shores of the Indian Ocean.
Set in the hills on Praslin, nature lovers will enjoy this scenic spot and its relaxed feel. With 3 glistening swimming pools, 4 fine-dining restaurants – including fresh Creole-style seafood – and spacious, elegant rooms, guests will enjoy their holiday from the moment their toes touch the golden sands, slipping into a tranquil state of mind for their visit to this island paradise. Our favourite part of this resort – and most special of all – the beach is popular for turtles to pop up & lay their eggs.
Six Senses Zil Pasyon
Occupying a third of the lesser-known island of Felicite – slightly north of Mahe – the Six Senses Zil Pasyon can only be accessed via speedboat or helicopter, starting your holiday in true James Bond fashion. Panoramic & Hideaway Pool Villas and Family Residences (with up to four bedrooms) makes this unbeatable resort suitable for couples as well as the whole family.
Coral-scattered beaches & dramatic rock backdrops sit nicely with the well-being focus & intimacy of this resort. Protecting and preserving endangered wildlife & plants is an important factor – an island totally unspoilt – it’s breathtakingly beautiful at every turn, remaining as a TRAVLUX firm favourite for a long while to come. With another key focus being sustainability, the resort has been growing their own food for years, with elements on Seychellois cuisine. Be sure to visit the Wine Vault, too.
Things to do in THE SEYCHELLES
Home to a breeding program for giant tortoise, they freely roam the island amidst the bare red earth and unique coco de mer palms. You can reach Curiuse by boat from Praslin.
Saint-Anne Marine National Park
Comprising of 6 islands off the northeast coast of Mahé, offshore dive sites have coral reefs & swaths of seagrass with dolphins and hawksbill turtles - perfect for snorkelling & diving.
Book with us today
Now is always the best time to book your next holiday and we’re here to take all of your stress away. Simply get in touch with our travel experts for an initial consultation and whether you need a little inspiration or know exactly what you want – with a little help from us – you’ll soon be jetting off to your next destination.