Full-Day Praslin and La Digue by Boat and Bus from Mahe

Day Trips & Excursions in La Digue

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Explore Praslin, the second largest island in the Seychelles, which is approximately a 1-hour trip by boat from Mahe Island on this 11-hour, small-group tour. With your guide, visit Vallee-de-Mai and Anse Lazio beach, before crossing over to the island of La Digue. All transportation and lunch are included.
Praslin, the second largest island in Seychelles, lies approximately 1-hour by boat from Mahe. Visitors will be able to visit the Vallee-de-Mai, the only place on earth where the giant Coco-de-Mer nut grows in its natural state. Walk along the tended paths of this primeval forest, listening to the trill of the rare Black Parrot.The tour includes a visit to the famous Anse Lazio beach, before the 30-minute crossing to the island of La Digue. Visitors to La Digue island will marvel at the timeless atmosphere, with the comforts of the 21st century blending smoothly with the tranquility of yesteryear.Transfer from the jetty is by pickup truck to L'Union Estate for a tour of the copra sheds, the giant land tortoises and the recently refurbished colonial plantation house, the location of the film “Goodbye Emmanuelle.” The tour of La Digue resumes by 'camion', an open-sided truck with canopy, stopping at Anse Source d’Argent, one of the most spectacular beaches in the world, allowing you ample time to photograph the impressive granite rock formations.This 11-hour tour, which sometimes starts on La Digue, is an attractive opportunity to visit the highlights of both islands in one-day.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Round-trip transportation between Mahe/Praslin by boat
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Bottled water

What’s not included

  • Drinks (available to purchase)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Highlights

  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Lunch included
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