Day trip

Seychelles: Praslin Island and La Digue Island Day Tour

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Activity provider: Creole Travel Services

Seychelles: Praslin Island and La Digue Island Day Tour

Activity provider: Creole Travel Services
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From US$ 212.44 per person

Experience two picturesque islands in Seychelles on a day tour. Explore the Vallee de Mai in Praslin, home to the biggest seed in the world, and La Digue, well known for its beaches before digging into a Creole lunch.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Your driver will pick you up only from selected hotels on Mahe. Please wait in the hotel lobby 5 minutes before your scheduled pick up time. The coach transfer will pick up guests at the Mahe Cat Coco pier after arrival on Mahe. Please confirm your pickup time and location 48 hours prior to the start of the excursion by contacting the local partner's emergency number on +248 2520999. Please also provide full names of all passengers when booking your excursion.

Experience

Highlights
  • Go for a refreshing swim at the pristine Anse Source D'Argent Beach
  • Take a stroll through a prehistoric forest at Vallee De Mai
  • Discover and learn about the historical Copra Factory
  • Enjoy the well-known Anse Lazio and Anse Source d'Argent beaches
  • Experience two of the most beautiful islands of Seychelles in one day
Full description

See Praslin Island and La Digue Island in Seychelles on this day tour. See Praslin Island's prehistoric forest and relax on the beaches of La Digue. Visit the Vallée de Mai and L'Union Estate Farm, and enjoy a Creole lunch.

After pickup, take off from Seychelles to Praslin. Relax and enjoy a scenic ride along the way.

Arrive at Praslin, where you'll be transported to the Vallée de Mai. This prehistoric forest is home to the Coco de Mer, the double lobed coconut. Discover this magical island of rare, endemic flora and fauna. Before moving on to the second part of the day, stop for lunch at a local hotel. Located at the Curieuse National Marine Park, this spot provides a rare over-water dining experience.

Then, head off to the pier to take a short ferry ride to La Digue Island. With its small number of inhabitants, La Digue remains the most untouched amongst the three frequently visited islands in the area.

Begin with a visit to L’Union Estate and learn about farm life. See the copra mill, giant tortoises’ pen, and the time-honored plantation house.

Spot the giant boulders of granite nestled on the pristine beach of Anse Source D’ Argent. Go swimming or snorkeling in its rippling azure waters before being dropped back off in Seychelles.

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
  • Ferry tickets
  • Creole lunch
  • Entrance fees to Vallée de Mai
  • Entry fees to L’Union Estate
  • Drinks
  • Snorkeling gear
Not suitable for
  • Children under 2 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions
  • People with recent surgeries
  • People with low level of fitness
  • Babies under 1 year
  • People with insect allergies
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Camera
  • Credit card
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insect repellent
  • Cash
  • Binoculars
  • Snorkeling gear
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

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Nice excursion, only one regret, having had to stay in the boat, because our ticket did not allow you to be outside

May 2, 2022

Great tour, and great value for money! Lots to see and do for the price, and the host is very friendly and knowledgeable! Only constructive criticism would be longer time at both beaches (as they are the main highlight of the trip).

April 23, 2022

Enjoyed our trip immensely. Our guide was fantastic and very knowledgeable and engaging.

April 14, 2022

Product ID: 404516