The Seychelles is one of the world’s most luxurious destinations for a beach break. Located off the east coast of Africa, it’s a secluded set of islands that serves as a popular destination for honeymoons, romantic getaways and family adventure breaks.
It’s a stunning environment to spend time in, with its white shorelines, towering granite rocks and lush jungles. This means it’s serves nature and water sport lovers perfectly, in addition to holiday-goers who wish to spend time relaxing.
Off the shore there are plenty of sites to go snorkelling, surfing scuba diving and kayaking. Diving and snorkelling are particular highlights, as under the water it’s like ‘Aladdin’s Cave’, with whale sharks, manta rays, turtles and reef fish all on hand to be spotted.
On land, there’s plenty of wildlife to discover too, you can easily spend days exploring. Elsewhere, a highlight for many is hiking up Nid d’Aigle, the highest point on La Digue island. After two hours of walking you will be rewarded with stunning panoramic views of the neighbouring islands and the crystal clear water of the Indian Ocean.
Accommodation wise, the Seychelles stands out for its large selection of superb hotels and resorts. Many include world-class Spa facilities and spacious rooms and villas. Whether you stay active throughout your break or spend extended periods soaking up the sunshine, a comfortable room in a pristine hotel will allow you to unwind each evening and get the most out of the experience.