Anse Sourse Beach, Seychelles
Seychelles are a group of about 90 islands in the
Indian Ocean that lie off the coast of Eastern Africa,
northeast of Madagascar.
This majestic 4km stretch of sand on the north-western
coast, fringed by palm and takamaka trees, provides a
perfect setting for some of the island’s larger hotels
and offers great swimming and watersport facilities.
This spectacular beach in southern Mahé fringes the
Banyan Tree – one of the island’s most prestigious
5-star hotels – and offers the prospect of glorious
powder-soft sands and clear azure waters.
This picturesque strand in south-western Mahé is of
picture-postcard beauty. Its silver sands and balmy
turquoise waters are framed against an imposing backdrop
of granite cliffs and verdant hillsides.
A popular, scenic picnic spot on Mahé’s west coast, this
dream beach features fantastic swimming and snorkelling
as well as golden sands.
Imagine the very best there can possibly be… and
it’s Anse Lazio! Consistently voted one of world’s
most beautiful beaches, Anse Lazio is the
quintessential beach; silver sands, offering
unrivalled swimming in crystal waters.
Widely regarded as one of the most stunning beaches
in the Seychelles, this beauty is to be found on
Praslin’s west coast where, framed by granite
boulders, it provides powder-soft sand and
Anse Volbert / Côte d’Or
A hauntingly beautiful white stretch of beach that
fringes one of Praslin’s main tourism centres.
Bordered by several hotels, guesthouses and
restaurants, the crystal clear water in this
sheltered bay is excellent for swimming and water
A picturesque beach with imposing swells and
surrounded by large granite boulders, this is a firm
favourite with visitors seeking an unforgettable
spectacle of “ocean power”.
This secluded gem on the eastern coast of La Digue,
accessible only by foot, offers sheltered swimming
in a setting of dreamlike beauty.
Anse Source d’Argent
Quite simply, the world’s most photographed beach
and location for prestigious international
advertising campaigns by the likes of Bacardi,
Bounty and Carling as well as several films, such as
“Pirates” and “Castaway”. The beauty of this beach,
framed by pink granite boulders and a dappled
turquoise ocean, is both breathtaking and legendary.
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