THINGS TO DO ON PRASLIN
Visit Vallee de Mai
Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve is a nature park and UNESCO World Heritage site on the island of Praslin, Seychelles. It consists of a well-preserved palm forest, flagship species made up of the island's endemic coco-de-mer as well as five other endemic palms. The Coco-de-mer, a monocot tree in the Arecaceae (palm Family), has the largest seeds (double nut seed) of any plant in the world. Also unique to the park is its wildlife, including birds such as the rare Seychelles black parrot, mammals, crustaceans, snails and reptiles.
Visit Anse Lazio Beach
Anse Lazio Beach is situated in the northwest of Praslin Island, Seychelles, considered by most visitors as the best beach on this island. The beach is bordered by large granite boulders. However, unlike other beaches in the Seychelles, Anse Lazio beach is not protected by a coral reef and it has clear water and pleasing scenery luring a large portion of Praslin's tourists.
Visit Cote D'or Beach
The beach of Cote D'or is a stunning 2.5 km stretch of pristine white sand wrapping around the bay of Anse Volbert. The beach is long and you will find some hotels spread thinly, with a handful of shops and restaurants clustered towards the middle to west end of the bay. There are a number of boats moored on the bay and from the beach you can look out to the island and enjoy great snorkeling around he rocks.