Seychelles also known as republic of Seychelles is an island country in Indian Ocean. The country is located at north-east of Island of Madagascar and east of mainland of Southeast Africa. The republic of Seychelles is comprised of 155 island covering an area of 1500 kilometers. Victoria is the capital city of Seychelles. Seychelles has the smallest population from any other African country located in small number of Islands and not all the islands are inhabited.
Places of interest
There are many destinations for tourists in Seychelles including the two UNESCO natural world heritage sites
- Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve
- Aldabra Atoll
Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve is a valley located in the mainland of Praslin National Park famous for its large natural reserves of palm forest. Coca de mar founded in the forest is considered as largest nut in the world. Endemic specie of black parrot is solely depended on the existence of Vallée de Mai.
Aldabra Atoll are comprises of four large coral islands surrounded by a larger coral reef. It is reported that Aldabra is a home to more than 100000 thousand species of giant tortoise more than any other habitat of giant tortoises in the world. Coral reefs are splendid example of nature’s beauty with their marvelous structure and serene atmosphere. Habitat of many animal species has been founded including the endemic flying fox, 13 species of terrestrial birds, and more than 1000 species of insects.
Other tourist’s attractions in Seychelles are
- Morne Seychellois National Park
- La Digue
- Botanical Gardens
And many other tourists destinations. Take cheap flights to Seychelles and discover the beauty of island country.