Seychelles must be one of THE dream destinations for many travelers. Whether it’s scuba diving or just sunbathing at one of the beautiful beaches – you should be able to find something that makes your vacation an unforgettable in this archipelago country in the Indian Ocean.
Costs for a trip there aren’t exactly low, but this offer might help. Kenya Airways is selling discounted tickets for flights from Amsterdam or Paris to Mahé, the main island of the republic. Prices start at only €426 and already included checked luggage.
Your trip will include a layover in Nairobi. The stop will often be more extended for trips from Amsterdam then for those departing in Paris. The airline will operate a Boeing 787 on the long-haul flights from Europe to Africa.
Search & Book
According to the fare rules we found, you should be able to buy tickets until September 24th. But with prices that low, the cheap seats could be sold out much earlier. The offer is valid for trips commencing between September 18th and June 20th, 2020 with black-out dates between December 13th and January 12th. Availabilty for flights from Paris is far better.
There are no requirements as to the minimum stay, but you’ll have to return to Europe no later than 3 months after you’ve left.
Use Google Flights (instructions) to find the availability. Please note that especially for trips departing from Amsterdam displayed prices might be higher than the ones we advertise here. To find the lowest fares, use our Travel Dealz flight search.
All tickets will be issued in booking class G. Despite the low price, this can get you a nice earning rate of 25% up to 50% with some SkyTeam frequent flyer programs. Here’s what you should be credit for a trip from Paris:
- 10,670 on Vietnam Golden Lotus Plus
- 8,590 on China Eastern Eastern Miles
- 5,330 on Xiamen Airlines Egret Club
- 5,330 on MEA Cedar Miles
- 5,330 on Korean Air Skypass
- 5,330 on Aerolineas Argentinas Plus
- 5,330 on Saudia Alfursan
- 2,670 on Garuda Indonesia GarudaMiles
- 2,670 on FlyingBlue
- 2,670 on Air Europa Club
- 2,670 on Aeroflot Bonus
- 2,670 on Alitalia MileMiglia
Information & Tips for Seychelles
The Seychelles is an archipelago of 115 islands in the Indian Ocean off the east coast of Africa. There are numerous beaches, coral reefs and nature reserves as well as rare animals such as Aldabra giant tortoises. The capital Victoria is located on Mahé, the starting point for visiting the other islands. The island also offers rainforests in the mountains of the Morne-Seychellois National Park and beaches such as Beau Vallon and Anse Takamaka.
Best Time to Visit
The best times to visit Seychelles are April, May, October and November. These months represent the transition times between the hot and humid northwest trade winds (from November through March) and the cooler southeast trade winds that define April through October.
Entry & Visa
Most EU citizenss do not need a visa. A permit for the duration of the trip will be issued upon arrival at the border. It can be extended for a further three months up to one year.
Passport, return flight ticket, hotel booking and sufficient financial means (approx. US$ 150 per day) are required for entry. Checks on entry can be made, funds can be carried in cash, traveller’s cheques or credit cards.
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