Hawksbill Dive Center
One cannot mention Praslin without mentioning Vallee De Mai and its Coco De Mer, located in the middle of the island. The valley De Mai is a UNESCO world heritage site. In some well known literature The Vallee De Mai has is reffer to as the original garden of eden, the palm tree is refer to as the tree of knowledge representing both good and evil, its seeds which is on record for being the biggest seeds in the world is refer to as the forbidden fruit. the coco fes as it is known by many has the shape of a women figure.
Vallee de Mai today is split into by a main road that connect both Grand Anse and Baie St.Anne Praslin.
Praslin is the second largest island with a population of just over 10000 people . originally known as Ile Des Palme in 1744 by the famous explore Lazare Pinault. during those period Praslin was frequently visited by pirates and Arab Merchants, till this day some believe there are treasure hidden on praslin. later Praslin was rename as Duc De Praslin.
today praslin is very well known as tourist market with few beaches like Anse Lazio and Anse Georgette rank number one in the world and its five start resorts
accès to the island today is made easy with the hi speed ferry the cat coco from mahe which make a crossing in 1hr. also with the newly improve international airport the air seychelles can get get here in 15min.
The Cat Rose Ferry would take you to La digue in under 15 min, with the easy access today many of the visitor, visiting seychelles visit the tree main island Mahe, Praslin and La Digue.
some service on praslin
some service on praslin
Some of the hotel we partner with
A boutique island carrier with big dreams for the future. Air Seychelles was established in 1978 and began long-haul service in 1983.
The airline offers international flights to Abu Dhabi, Johannesburg, Mauritius and Mumbai. Air Seychelles also operates daily domestic flights and charter services throughout the archipelago.
Air Seychelles seeks to reflect the best of Creole hospitality, culture and values, by treating our guests with unique Creole warmth.
Cat Cocos, now the leading ferry operator in the Seychelles has been proudly carrying passengers between Mahe, Praslin and La Digue since 1998. The
catamaran operates daily services between the Inner Islands. Now, equipped with better and accessible facilities
As our motto instates, “Proudly Seychellois”, we are more dedicated to convey to our esteemed customers the Seychelles experience in the best comfort of your seat either by choosing to take the 60 minutes trip from Mahe to Praslin or the 1 hour 15 minutes from Mahe to La Digue.
SPTC public transport
with one ticket you can pretty much ride from one end of the island to the other and it cost only 7SR. the service run from 6am till 6pm