A Quick Guide to Seychelles Beaches

Date Posted: 16/05/2016

Visited by tourists because of its remarkable beaches, Seychelles boasts everything from small and wide beaches to secluded coves and open bays.

Here is a quick guide to help you choose from some of the most popular Seychelles’ beaches.




BeachHighlightsActivities
Anse à la Mouche (Mahe)
  • Incredibly calm and shallow water
  • Plenty of spots for relaxation (on the beach
    or under the trees)
  • Family-friendly beach
  • Swimming and snorkelling
  • Day and night photography
  • Shopping and meals
Anse Georgette (Praslin)
  • One of the most beautiful beaches in the world
  • Turquoise waters
  • Pristine white sand
  • Natural shade of palm trees
  • Short sailing trip
  • Swimming and snorkelling
  • Scuba diving
Anse Lazio (Praslin)
  • Golden sands
  • Boulder formations
  • Lofty line of palm trees
  • Normal tide and waves
  • Swimming and snorkelling
  • Picnics and relaxation
  • Nearby restaurants and shops
Anse Source d'Argent (La Digue)
  • Shallow and clear water
  • Family-friendly beach
  • Nearby restaurants and fruit stands
  • Photography
  • Excellent choice for swimming and
    snorkelling experience during high tide
Beau Vallon (Mahe)
  • Clear waters and stunning coral reef
  • Bazaar of food and souvenir stands
  • Lush green surroundings
  • Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • A selection of restaurants that offer
    different cuisines