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White sand & turquoise waters

Day 1: After a direct flight from Mumbai to Mahe (the main island of Seychelles) and a 30-day free... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
NomitaKhanna
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Seychelles- a must visit

It’s a beautiful country. Whosoever is planning there next destination, it’s a must visit place... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2018
Maitreyee P
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The remote wilderness of Aldabra Atoll, one of Seychelles' most distant islands, is over 1000 km southwest of the main island of Mahe. Aldabra is one of the world's largest raised coral atolls comprised of four main islands. Aldabra is the largest...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Zig Zag Road, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Day 1: After a direct flight from Mumbai to Mahe (the main island of Seychelles) and a 30-day free of charge Visa on Arrival, we check into The Banyan Tree resort. In Intendance Bay along the southern western coastline of Mahe, Banyan Tree Seychelles has...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful country. Whosoever is planning there next destination, it’s a must visit place. 1. Islands/ tours Island hopping- marine park, fish feeding, snorkeling, Giant tortoise and jungle trail on moyenne island, Long Island Mahé tour Giant tortoise on takamaka beach La mesere viewpoint...More

Thank Maitreyee P
Reviewed February 9, 2018

We visited this island as part of a cruise around the Seychelles with a group. Aldabra was designated at UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1982. It is home to 100,000 giant tortoises and 100 endemic species of flora and fauna. We started our visit with...More

Thank Deryn H
Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

We went here by ship to explore the island and for diving. The research station staff was very friendly and happy to guide us, but all was arranged before hand. This World Heritage site is a beauty that holds many interesting stories and species. Scuba...More

5  Thank JeanPierreEls
Reviewed March 9, 2015

We visited here as part of a small ship cruise. Risk of piracy in this part of the Indian Ocean has been in decline for a couple of years and our ship had an anti-piracy team aboard, and our cruise ship was the first to...More

19  Thank ActRegular_traveller
Reviewed February 4, 2012

Aldabra Atoll is a World Heritage Site and is rarely visited mainly because of its remote location, expense, and piracy. There are no scheduled ship or air service that I am aware of. You can charter very expensive flights to Aldabra and make arrangements to...More

29  Thank compassNSEW
Reviewed October 23, 2009

This site is only rarely visited - around 1000 visitors annually - and uninhabited save for a small group of scientists and naturalists. The terrain is difficult on foot although worth it to see indigenous species such as the Aldabra flightless rail, the giant tortoise...More

15  Thank Layces
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