Victoria is the capital City of Mahe Island, which is also the biggest city in the country of Seychelles. It’s one of the most unique places worth including in your itinerary. There are plenty of things to do in Victoria, Seychelles, but if you have a limited amount of time, these are the four must-do’s:
- Go on a walking tour around the city
The city is small, so you can finish a walking tour of the city center within an hour or two. There are plenty of interesting sights here such as the Clock Tower called “Little Ben” because it’s a replica of Big Ben in London. There are also some beautiful churches, gardens, and museums to see in this little city.
- Visit the Botanical Gardens
This is one of the most popular things to do in Victoria, Seychelles, especially for families. It is especially appealing to kids and those who have a keen interest in botany. Also known as Mont Fleuri Botanical Gardens Seychelles, the garden has 500 species of exotic and indigenous plants. It also has insects, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and fish.
- Shop at Sir Selwyn Selwyn Clarke Market
Another one of the top things to do in Victoria, Seychelles is shopping at the most famous local market, which is the Sir Selwyn Selwyn Clarke Market. This place comes alive at the break of day as merchants, locals, and tourists come together. You will surely enjoy exploring the souvenir stalls and trying out different street foods.
- Tour the underwater world on a semi-submarine.
If you are traveling with kids or don’t feel comfortable snorkeling or diving, then a semi-submarine tour will be the best alternative. It is an activity that will be fun for everyone. Asemi-submarine is like a real submarine, but instead of fully going under water, only its hull is submerged. It offers a safe, comfortable, and exciting way to tour the marine world and witness its stunning beauty. You don’t need any kind of swimming skills to enjoy this activity.
Book it now at Semi-Submarine Seychelles online. Our company is the first to offer semi-submarine tours. We are based in Victoria, Mahe Island!