Off the coast of East Africa on the Indian Ocean lie 115 islands known as the Seychelles. With only a few of these islands currently inhabited, taking a Seychelles vacation is one of the most exclusive options out there. This exotic destination is abundant in beauty, has endless opportunities for activity, and is one of the most romantic places on earth. Here are the top 5 reasons to plan a Seychelles vacation for your next getaway.
Any Seychelles island you visit will offer breathtaking, untouched scenery. Turquoise waters, glacis boulders, and rolling hillsides surround you and create a gorgeous backdrop. Preserving nature is of the upmost importance, so the natural beauty is intact and available for visitors to enjoy.
The Seychelles beaches aren’t crowded or touched by tourism development. Spending a day at the beach is a tranquil experience where you’ll see few people. The two hour hike from Bleu Valon to Anse Major is a great daytime activity that leads to you a beautiful private beach. Swimming at local beaches is depended on the weather and location, so make sure to confirm before going in the ocean.
It’s no surprise that lots of couples plan a romantic Seychelles vacation. Strolling along the beaches, eating local cuisine, and staying in one of the many luxurious accommodations is the perfect recipe for romance. Desroches Island offers a one bedroom luxury beach suite ideal for a couples escape.
While tranquility is easy to find in the Seychelles, those looking for adventure won’t be disappointed. Islands that are popular for visitors offer a variety of land and water activities. Boating is extremely popular on these islands with a number of yachts, catamarans and speed boats available for rental. Snorkeling, hiking, and horseback riding are just a sample of the available activities to try out.