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Surface: 455 km²
Capital: Victoria
Population: 84,000 inhabitants (2009)

Travel advice
Status: Exercise Vigilance.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .

Best time
July, August and September are the best months to travel to the Seychelles. This avoids the lengthy rainy season.

English, French and Creole are the official languages ​​of the Seychelles.

Travel documents
You must have a passport that is valid for departure from the Seychelles.
Upon arrival at the Seychelles you will show your return ticket of transit or a Visitors Pass (visa) which is valid up to 1 month.

Embassies and consulates
Below is a list of relevant diplomatic representations with eg address and contact information.
Dutch Embassy in Kenya (also for Seychelles): .
Dutch consulate in the Seychelles: .
Embassy of Seychelles in Belgium (also Netherlands): .
Consulates of Seychelles in the Netherlands: .

Immunization (vaccination)
To visit the Seychelles, it is recommended that one or more vaccinations to get.

Money and Money
Is paid on the Seychelles with the Seychelles rupee (Rupee) (SCR).

Traffic and route
Seychelles you must drive on the left side of the road.
Information about public transportation in the Seychelles can be found at SPTC .

Seychelles a plug adapter is required.

Tap water
It is not recommended to drink water from the tap.

News and newspapers
The latest news regarding the Seychelles can be found on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from the Seychelles can be found on Abyznewslinks .

Websites in the Seychelles end in .sc.
Official websites of the Seychelles: and .

Photos and Videos
On Flickr you can find a beautiful collection of photos of the Seychelles.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos of the Seychelles.

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An overview of all the holidays in the Seychelles can be found on .

Protected areas and World Heritage
An overview of the protected natural areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in the Seychelles can be found on Protected Planet .
An overview of the World Heritage Sites in the Seychelles can be found on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Sources: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.