Seychelles consists of 155 islands in the Indian Ocean. It is about 930 east of mainland Africa. Its neighbours are Madagascar, Mauritius, Comoros, Zanzibar, Réunion. Mayotte. The Suvadives islands of the Maldives are to the northeast of Seychelles.
Almost all the islands are coral islands. Tourism accounts for 70% of the economic earnings. Seychelles is a real paradise for yachters and sailors as it has over 60 beaches and a picturesque coastline. You can take in the beauty of the islands by yachting along the beaches, coral sands and plains.
Mahe is the largest island and houses the capital and port of Victoria. Yachts and sailboats often start from Mahe and then go on to explore other islands of Seychelles. The beach at Vallee de Mai is located on the Praslin Island. Some of the interesting bays and tourist spots are Ternay, Port Launay, Anse à la Mouche, Anse Soleil, Baie Lazare, Beau Vallon, Baie Intendance and Anse Royale.
Yacht agencies and small sailing clubs offer a variety of sailboats and yachts monohulls, catamarans, motor boats and super yachts. They also arrange for trained crew members to accompany you and trips to Scuba diving sites.