La Digue -well served with accommodation and some tourist facilities

La-Digue-Seychelles

La-Digue-Seychelles

La Digue is the third largest inhabited island of the Seychelles in terms of population, lying east of Praslin and west of Felicite Island. A trip to the island, just 6km east of Praslin, and accessed only by daily ferries, is like stepping back in time. Colorful oxcarts still provide transport, priorities revolve around simple pleasures, and a leisurely pace prevails. Since the production of copra and vanilla declined on La Digue, a handful of hotels and guesthouses have opened. These have been joined by a few restaurants, artists’ studios and water sports operators, yet much of the island’s appealing simplicity remains. La Digue boasts one of Seychelles’ most photogenic beaches at Anse Source d’Argent, with its powder sand and pink granite boulders, as well as a genuinely traditional Creole community. The small Veuve Nature Reserve here is also home to most of the world’s 200-or-so remaining Seychelles black paradise flycatchers.La Digue -well served with accommodation and some tourist facilities in seychelles.

Hikes on La Digue : Panoramic walking tour with local guide.  Coastal beach tour round the Southern point of La Digue via Anse Source D’Argent, Anse Marron, Grand Anse, as well as a Mountain tour through the forest of Belle Vue and Eagle’s Nest to enjoy breathtaking views. Full day tour including fresh  local fruits to eat.

Oxcart tour : Panoramic tour from beach to most famous beach Anse Source  D’Argent. The local chauffeur will make you visit the Union Estate with the old fashioned copra factory, giant tortoise pen and the vanilla plantation.

Scuba Diving:La Digue’s only dive centre at Anse Reunion. The center is well equipped and professional PADI staff is at your service. Memorable diving session with a choice of 60 exciting dive sites.

Horse Riding: By Union Estate Guide. Type of horses: Arabian and  Indonesian.Sister Island and Coco & Felicite island – full day excursion to the neighboring islands of La Digue a memorable day out you speed over a sky-blue sea  to Sister Island for a morning of swimming in the island’s welcoming waters and exploration of its numerous treasures followed by a delicious BBQ lunch served on the beach.  Formed like a figure of eight, Sister Island boasts two sublime beaches either side of its slender neck framed by lushly covered hillsides that afford excellent views of the surrounding islands.  After lunch depart for Coco Island, one of Seychelles’ most spectacular landmarks, for an hour’s snorkeling in the islet’s sparkling and vibrant marine world whose colorful corals and reef fish will delight and fascinate you. The rate includes including transfers, landing fees for all islands, beach barbecue and soft drinks.

Fishing: Deep sea fishing or big game fishing.  Half day with speed catamaran, fishing seat, sun tent. Rate includes soft drinks. Also specialized in shark fishing & night fishing.

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