Curieuse is a breeding centre for giant Aldabra tortoises. The wardens at the giant tortoise farm show visitors round the pens, after which you're free to explore the rest of the island. You can only visit on an org…
On Curieuse Island at Anse José, this former doctor's home contains a small historical museum.
This pretty church is close to the ferry port.
This sturdy local church will help you get your bearings along Praslin's west coast.
This national park is spread across the hills of Praslin's interior. At its core is the Unesco World Heritage–listed Vallée de Mai, one of the most beautiful stands of forest anywhere in the Seychelles.
Draped along a corner of the island that sees few visitors, Anse Consolation is a fine stretch of sand to spend an afternoon.
At the island's southern tip, Anse Marie-Louise is a pretty spot. There are no facilities and no parking lot; just pull over at the side of the road and voila – you're at the beach. Continuing along the coastal road…