Mahe

Mahe

Things to do - general

 

If you’re after glitz, gambling, bustling restaurants, nightclubs, and a beach-party scene, Mahe is where you’ll want to be. There’s a number of activities for people of all ages. On the one hand, it’s extremely family friendly, with many resorts catering to families with kids on the other hand, you can find many adult-centered activities. The island is also famous for its annual carnival, held each year in the heart of Victoria. Most major activities are done on Mahe. With lots of historical sites as well as great food and magnificent beaches, Mahe is full of hidden gems waiting to be discovered. There are lots of different kinds of beaches, making it equally attractive for surfers, snorkelers or people who simply want to relax.

Infamous for traffic congestions Victoria, is the one place where there is actual traffic. It’s better to go into town after peak hours ( avoid 7:30-8:00AM and 3:30-4:30PM )

This is the largest and most developed of the islands, with the international airport located  halfway down its northeast coast, Mahé is 59 square miles of mini-mountains, tropical foliage and stunning beaches secluded in coves along its rugged coastline. Almost 90 percent of the nation’s population live and work on Mahé, which has about 1,450 guest rooms.

Country Seychelles
Visa requirements

Visa is required.

Languages spokenEnglish, French, Creole
Currency usedSeychelles Ruppee
Area (km2)10,000 km2

Sports & nature

Most events focus on the Creole culture. There are many colorful celebrations through the year where tourists can experience local dance, music and food. The Creole Festival being the most important one. Sports and religion are also observed. Most of these activities are held at Victoria and Beau Vallon on Mahé Island.

There's a number of nature trails and Botanical gardens around Mahe.

Water activities are plentiful around Mahe. You can choose between kayaking, surfing, jet skis, parachuting, banana rides and lots more...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Nightlife info

Theres a selected number of night clubs and bars around Mahe. Most resorts have their own casino and restaurants. The island host monthly musical show sometimes featuring famous artist from around the world.

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Culture and history info

Mahe is the largest island of Seychelles, lying in the northeast of the nation in the Indian Ocean. It contains the capital city of Victoria and accommodates 86% of the country's total population. The island was named after Bertrand-François Mahé de La Bourdonnais, a French governor. Victoria is the capital city of Seychelles and is situated on the north-eastern side of Mahé island, the archipelago's main island. The city was first established as the seat of the British colonial government. In 2010, the population of Greater Victoria (including the suburbs) was 26,450 out of the country's total population of 90,945.

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Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Resort & Casino

Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Resort & Casino

Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Resort & Casino - Seychelles P.O. Box 550, Victoria, Mahe, Seychelles, Mahe
Eden Bleu Hotel

Eden Bleu Hotel

EDEN ISLAND, SEYCHELLES, EDEN BRIDGE, Mahe
LOCATION WELCOME TO EDEN ISLAND Eden Bleu Hotel is situated on Eden Island – a residential More info
NATURE TRAILS

NATURE TRAILS

Mahe
When you set your foot on the ground of one of our nature trail, you literally experienced firsthand More info
TOUR OF MAHE ( FULL DAY )

TOUR OF MAHE ( FULL DAY )

Mahe
ENJOY A FULL DAY EXCLUSIVE TOUR IN A PRIVATE CAR This tour includes some key tourist sights, accompa More info
CRUISE AROUND MAHE ISLAND

CRUISE AROUND MAHE ISLAND

There is nothing like a cruise. Sailing on a small ship means that passengers get to experience a mo More info
DIVING

DIVING

  MAHE DIVE SITES TOP TEN SITES: 1. Shark Bank, Mahe #37 2. Ennerdale Wreck, Mahe #40 3. Bris More info
FULL DAY FISHING

FULL DAY FISHING

The Seychelles is the ideal fishing destination for both first-time anglers and sport-fishing profes More info
SNORKELING ACTIVITIES

SNORKELING ACTIVITIES

The island is surrounded by fabulous coral reefs. The coral reef is relatively shallow, so swimmers More info
SUNSEEKER SUNSET CRUISE

SUNSEEKER SUNSET CRUISE

Perfect for honeymooners. Enjoy the waters around Mahe island like a VIP on a private yacht charter. More info
SUNSET CRUISES

SUNSET CRUISES

Book a sunset tour from Mahe to enjoy the  sailing, cocktail and boat cruise.  Designed for guests w More info
AUDI Q5

AUDI Q5

Price per day $ 585
Car typeSUV
Max people3
Door count5
TransmissionAutomatic
Air-conditioned?Yes
Unlimited mileage?Yes
AUDI Q7

AUDI Q7

Price per day $ 585
Car typeSUV
Max people5
Door count5
TransmissionAutomatic
Air-conditioned?Yes
Unlimited mileage?Yes
BMW X6

BMW X6

Price per day $ 585
Car typeSUV
Max people3
Door count5
TransmissionAutomatic
Air-conditioned?Yes
Unlimited mileage?Yes
HYUNDAI H1

HYUNDAI H1

Price per day $ 325
Car typeVAN
Max people8
Door count5
TransmissionAutomatic
Air-conditioned?Yes
Unlimited mileage?Yes
HYUNDAI iX35

HYUNDAI iX35

Price per day $ 300
Car typeSUV
Max people3
Door count5
TransmissionAutomatic
Air-conditioned?Yes
Unlimited mileage?Yes
HYUNDAI SONATA

HYUNDAI SONATA

Price per day $ 300
Car typeSEDAN
Max people3
Door count5
TransmissionAutomatic
Air-conditioned?Yes
Unlimited mileage?Yes
LEXUS RX450h

LEXUS RX450h

Price per day $ 585
Car typeSUV
Max people3
Door count5
TransmissionAutomatic
Air-conditioned?Yes
Unlimited mileage?Yes
CO2 emission120g/km
MERCEDES E250

MERCEDES E250

Price per day $ 585
Car typeSEDAN
Max people3
Door count5
TransmissionAutomatic
Air-conditioned?Yes
Unlimited mileage?Yes
NISSAN X TRAIL

NISSAN X TRAIL

Price per day $ 300
Car typeSUV
Max people4
Door count5
TransmissionAutomatic
Air-conditioned?Yes
Unlimited mileage?Yes
CO2 emission149g/km
PORSCHE CAYENNE S E HYBRID

PORSCHE CAYENNE S E HYBRID

Price per day $ 600
Car typeSUV
Max people3
Door count4
TransmissionAutomatic
Air-conditioned?Yes
Unlimited mileage?Yes
CO2 emission79 - 75 g/km