Health

Emergency telephone numbers
  • SAMU/Ambulance : 999
  • Police: 999
  • Fire dept.: 999
Vaccines

No vaccinations are required, but hepatitis A and B are strongly recommended.

Health risks

Sanitary conditions in Seychelles are good, there is no tropical diseases such as malaria.

Doctor consultation fees
€32
Quality of public medical facilities
Good
Tap water
Good but presence of chlorine. Consume bottled water is recommended.

Practical information

Capital
Victoria
Official languages
Creole Seychelles, English, French
GDP
USD 704 million
Population
82 247
Area
455 km2
Currency

Seychellois rupee
Check the exchange rate

Time zone
UTC +4
Country code
+248 +area code +number of the person you are calling
International airport

Seychelles International Airport (SEZ)

Tourism & local way of life

Public holidays

June 5: Liberation Day (Anniversary of 1977 Coup)
June 18: National Day
June 29: Independence Day
August 15: Assumption/La Digue Festival

Climate
Tropical. Cool and dry season from April to October .Hot and rainy season from November to March
Best time to visit
During the months of transition between the dry and rainy seasons (October, November, April and May)
Best places to visit

Mahé
Victoria
Praslin
La Digue

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