Things to do on praslin island

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Anse Georgette beach

 

Anse Georgette beach. Half an hour walk from Anse Kerlan shopping centre will take you to perhaps this most beautiful beach in Seychelles thanks to its incredible mixture of pristine white sand, bright turquoise ocean surface, and tropical palm trees (access via the resort hotel).  No reservation is needed if you stay at our villa. Entry is free.   


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Anse Lazio beach

 Anse Lazio beach. Spend the day at Anse Lazio, one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, perfect for photos, sunbathing, swimming, and snorkelling. A one hour walk from Anse Kerlan shopping centre via the hiking trail can  take you there. Or 40mins by car from the ferry jetty. Entry is free. 

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Valle De Mai national park

 

Valle De Mai national park. Take a hike in the Valle De Mai forest, remnants of the original giant palm jungles which has often been described as a "Garden of Eden" thanks to its secluded and mystical nature. Here you’ll find the Coco de Mer palm tree that produces a heart-shaped fruit of up to 25 kg, the largest and heaviest seeds in the world. Its distinct shape, reminiscent of a woman's pelvic region. Read more here . (15mins by car from the ferry jetty). Open every day 8.30am to 4.30pm. Close Christmas & New Years Day. Entry fee SCR350 (EUR20 approx)  per person.  


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Fond Ferdinand nature trail

 Fond Ferdinand  nature trail. Located at Anse Marie-Louise. A two-three hour guided tour through the thick Coco Der Mer palm forest. A winding path through the valley will take you to the view point where you can enjoy a beautiful view of Praslin itself, as well as the other inner islands of the Seychelles. It takes 5mins by car from the ferry jetty. Open Mon – Fri 9.30, 11.00, 12.30, and 1.30      Weekend 9.30 and 12.30  Close public holidays   Entry fee is SCR120 (EUR8 approx)   Tel 272 28 46 to confirm tour time

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Cote D'Or beach / Anse Volbert beach

 

Cote D'Or beach/Anse Volbert beach (14km) The incredible variety of activities that you can do here, including swimming, snorkelling, surfing, windsurfing, scuba diving, fishing, and sailing. There are a variety of restaurants, cafes and souvenir shops. 

For Big Game Fishing read more here

For Island Excursions read more here

For diving trip read more here

Praslin Museum. Located at Cote D’Or/Anse Volbert. (13km) Praslin's first museum displays the traditions and culture of the Seychellois. Visitors can actively participate in activities such as opening coconuts, grilling breadfruit, or take part in various other traditional activities. The garden is also home to many endemic and medicinal plants. More info at http://praslinmuseum.29sud.com/  

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Praslin Museum

 Praslin Museum. Located at Cote D’Or/Anse Volbert. (13km) Praslin's first museum displays the traditions and culture of the Seychellois. Visitors can actively participate in activities such as opening coconuts, grilling breadfruit, or take part in various other traditional activities. The garden is also home to many endemic and medicinal plants. More info at http://praslinmuseum.29sud.com/