Exploring the Vibrant Coral Reefs: Top Snorkeling Experiences in Seychelles
Discover the underwater wonders of Seychelles with these incredible snorkeling adventures
Book Top Experiences and Tours in Seychelles:If youʻre booking your trip to Seychelles last minute, we have you covered. Below are some of the top tours and experiences!
- Airport Transfer
- Mahé: Customizable Private Tour of Island with Driver
- Victoria: St. Anne Marine Park and Cerf Island with Lunch
- From Praslin: Cocos, Felicite & La Digue Islands Tour
- Mahé: Saint-Anne Marine Park and Moyenne Island Cruise
1. Anse Lazio
Anse Lazio is a popular beach on Praslin Island known for its crystal clear waters and colorful marine life. Snorkelers can spot a variety of tropical fish and even sea turtles in this vibrant underwater paradise.
2. Baie Ternay Marine National Park
Baie Ternay Marine National Park is a protected area on Mahé Island. Its rich biodiversity attracts snorkelers who can explore the beautiful coral gardens teeming with fish, rays, and occasional reef sharks.
3. Sainte Anne Marine Park
Sainte Anne Marine Park, located near Mahé, is a haven for snorkeling enthusiasts. With its calm and shallow waters, visitors can witness colorful corals, playful fish, and even shipwrecks resting on the ocean floor.
4. Curieuse Island
Curieuse Island offers a unique snorkeling experience combined with the chance to observe giant Aldabra tortoises. Snorkelers can discover the vibrant marine life surrounding the island, including parrotfish, angelfish, and many more.
5. Cousin Island
Cousin Island is a nature reserve and a significant nesting site for seabirds. Snorkeling here allows visitors to admire an array of colorful fish, such as butterflyfish and surgeonfish, in the crystal-clear waters surrounding the island.
6. Silhouette Island
Silhouette Island is renowned for its untouched beauty and diverse marine ecosystem. Snorkelers can explore the underwater world of this pristine island, encountering fascinating creatures like green turtles, eagle rays, and moray eels.
7. Félicité Island
Félicité Island boasts an abundance of coral reefs and marine life. Snorkelers can spot colorful coral formations, schools of tropical fish, and gentle marine creatures such as sea cucumbers and starfish.
8. Anse Source d'Argent
Anse Source d'Argent is a picturesque beach located on La Digue Island. While known for its stunning granite boulders, the crystal-clear waters also offer a chance to witness the beauty of Seychelles' underwater life, including damselfish and trumpetfish.
9. Thérèse Island
Thérèse Island is a hidden gem for snorkeling enthusiasts. With its remote location, the island allows visitors to explore untouched coral reefs and encounter an array of marine species, from vibrant shoals of fish to elusive octopuses.
10. Anse Volbert
Anse Volbert, also known as Côte d'Or, is a popular snorkeling spot on Praslin Island. Snorkelers can witness the wonders of the Seychelles' underwater world, including the iconic clownfish, reef sharks, and graceful stingrays.