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Major cities and airports in Seychelles
- Victoria – Seychelles International Airport (SEZ)
- Praslin – Praslin Island Airport (PRI)
Time and Communication
Seychelles operates on Seychelles Time, which is 4 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+4). The country does not observe daylight saving time. Cable & Wireless and Airtel are the primary mobile network providers, providing good coverage across the main islands.
Money and shopping
The official currency of Seychelles is the Seychellois Rupee (SCR). The exchange rate to the US dollar fluctuates. Most establishments accept major credit cards, and ATMs are widely available. Currency exchange offices are typically open during regular business hours and can be found at the airport and in Victoria.
Public transportation in Seychelles is primarily serviced by buses on the main islands of Mahé and Praslin. Taxis are also available, and car rentals are an option for those wanting more freedom to explore. Inter-island travel is usually done by ferry or domestic flights.
- Morne Seychellois National Park – The largest national park in Seychelles, offering hiking trails with breathtaking views.
- Anse Lazio – Often ranked as one of the best beaches in the world, located on Praslin Island.
- Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve – A UNESCO World Heritage site home to the rare Coco de Mer palm.
- Curieuse Island – Known for its bio-reserve hosting 500 giant tortoises.
- Aldabra Atoll – The world’s second-largest coral atoll and a UNESCO World Heritage site.