Where is Seychelles?
Seychelles is a group of 115 granite and coral islands that lie between 4° and 10° south of the equator and between 480km and 1,600km from the east coast of Africa in the western Indian Ocean. Visit the Geography section for more details.
Which Travellers Cheques are best to use?
The most ideal Traveller’s Cheques to use in the Seychelles are either of the following: the US Dollar, the British Sterling and/or the Euro.
Do I need yellow fever vaccinations when travelling to the Seychelles?
Vaccinations are only required for travellers over 1 year of age who have come from, or passed through a partly or wholly infected area within the preceding 6 days, in order to keep Seychelles free of Yellow Fever. Infected areas include certain parts of northern and central South America and central Africa. Persons travelling to Seychelles in transit do not require a vaccination against yellow fever.
Where can I change Traveller’s Cheques and/or money?
Exchanging foreign currency into Seychelles Rupees must ONLY be done at banks, authorised money dealers at the Seychelles International Airport, or with the hotel cashier.