Seychelles Travel Information

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Seychelles Scene Sailing, diving, fishing and relaxing are the main activities for visitors to the 115 islands of this Indian Ocean archipelago. Mahé, Praslin and La Digue are the most popular islands. Mahé boasts 65 silver beaches, plus an array of restaurants, cafés, bars and casinos in the tiny capital, Victoria. The Seychelles are home to UNESCO-designated sites, coral atoll Aldabra and Vallée de Mai, called the Garden of Eden. Creole is the main language, but English and French are widely spoken.

Things to do in Seychelles: Copolia Trail • Morne Blanc • Mission Lodge Lookout • Seychelles National Botanical Gardens • Trois Freres Trail

Highly rated hotels in Seychelles: Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa • Banyan Tree Seychelles • Le Méridien Fisherman's Cove • Coral Strand Smart Choice • DoubleTree By Hilton Seychelles - Allamanda Resort And Spa

Seychelles's electricity is 240V 50Hz and uses plug type G
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Great Circle Distance between Heathrow and Seychelles International Airport is 5,080 miles, with a flight time of approx 10.5 hrs. Seychelles's IATA airport code is SEZ.
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Climate: The Seychelles has a tropical climate. The rain season starts in October and finishes in March with temperatures around 30°C and a humid atmosphere which is influenced by the North-West trade wind. A cooler season extends from April to September; the South-West trade wind brings more breeze and cooler temperatures of around 22°C. The inter-season periods are often more pleasant to visit the Seychelles and will also allow you to avoid the busy months of December, July and August.

Covid-19 Data for Seychelles

Data (updated weekly) from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control on the geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases & deaths.

BA Tier Points Earned

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Economy2020 4080
Business140140 280560
First210210 420840

Economy Tier Points shown are based on fully flexible fares. 'Low' Economy earns 50% of the shown amount. 'Lowest' Economy fares earn 25% of shown amount.

When journey is booked in World Traveler Plus or First and those cabins don't exist on particular legs, the next cabin down will be used on those legs for points collection.

When booking with BA, tier points can be earned on the following Oneworld Oneworld Alliance ® airlines:
asAlaska Airlines, aaAmerican Airlines, baBritish Airways, cxCathay Pacific, fjFiji Airways, ayFinnair, ibIberia, jlJapan Airlines, mhMalaysia Airlines, wyOman Air, qfQantas, qrQatar Airways, atRoyal Air Maroc, rjRoyal Jordanian, s7S7 Airlines, ulSriLankan Airlines

Avios Required (per leg) for BA Redemption Flight from London to Mahe, (Zone 6, 4,001-5,500 miles)

Cabin Off Peak TravelPeak Travel
World Traveller Plus32,50050,000

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