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Honeymoon in Seychelles - A Romantic Guide For Honeymooners

The D-day is almost here. You are choosing the best wedding outfits, the best locations, the best food, and obviously the best honeymoon destination for this new beginning. The preparations are in a rush but hey! Put a halt as we can lend you a helping hand. For you, we can choose an ideal honeymoon destination so that your precious time is saved.

A place that makes us fall in love with itself and our partner genuinely, a place that is perfect for giving life to all those life-long promises, and a place that takes romance to another level, is what we look for. And, Seychelles is a one-stop destination for all your desires and fantasies. With the prettiest of Instagram pictures to the most splendid memories, the white sand and turquoise waters form a phenomenal bond similar to yours. The island nation is ideal to give your marriage a beautiful start. Need more information about the same? Read further.

Why Choose Seychelles?

Imagine walking hand in hand on the sandy white beaches, playing with the rising waves under the bright blue skies, and catching glimpses of giant Aldabra tortoise for which Seychelles is exceptionally famous. The words don't do any justice to the beauty that is held by this place. Honeymooning here indeed is #HoneymoonGoals. A bird lover's paradise and a boiling pot of many beaches, this is where you need to head to after you exchange your vows. Either choose to laze around the beach or go adventurous with water sports, the islands here are open to any of your choices. A drive on narrow roads that cut straight through the green cover, with trees on one side and beaches on the other, didn't this excite you? I bet it did! Also, chugging on the exotic Seychellois cuisine is a must as it tastes heavenly. Now that you seem a little convinced about having Seychelles as your honeymoon go-to, let me tell you, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and football star David Beckham and his wife Victoria, and Prince William and Kate Middleton have also honeymooned here.

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What should be the ideal duration?

Anything between 7-14 days forms a considerable duration to be here.

What is the best time to visit?

April-May and October-November are the months when the temperature becomes your friend, and you can have a blast in waters as they are crystal clear.

How much will it cost you?

For seven days, the trip can cost you a minimum of INR 3 lakhs. It's advisable for you to search through the web for affordable yet fantastic honeymoon packages for Seychelles.

Things to do in Seychelles

Seychelles is a place of amazeballs. From diving underwaters to ziplining in the heights, this cluster of 115 islands serves you with surprises. There are a few things that you must try incorporating while you are honeymooning here.

1. Paddle your way

Rent a cycle and go on an early morning ride to witness the beauty of the sky during sunset. You will be left awestruck! Also, you can ride away from the classic tourist traps to some offbeat places and have fun all by yourself. La Digue island is best suited for the cycling saga.

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2. Make friends with the Tortoise on Curieuse Island

Here you would find some of the biggest tortoises in the world. The icing on the cake is that your entry ticket allows you to explore the nearby Jungle National Park. Hence, it's a win-win!

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3. Let the stars twinkle as you have your dinner

You are on your honeymoon and would you let go of the chance of sipping champagne with your loved one at the beach after the sun has bidden goodbye? Of course not! Book an intimate romantic dinner by the beach. You will have the experience of your lifetime.

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4. Make your way to the hills

Even forever sounds less when it comes to absorbing the beauty of the tranquil environment in Seychelles. You can have the best views of the white sands, palm trees, sunsets and deep blue waters as you stand on top of the hills. Whether it is Morne Blanc of Victoria or Nid d'Aigle of La Digue, the elevations are going to make you witness scenes that you would have never imagined. It will be magical! Also, you can set your eyes over the flora and fauna that once co-existed with dinosaurs and traces of a volcano that was there centuries ago from the mountain terrains of Silhouette island. So pack your comfy shoes and get set Go!

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5. Showering beneath the waterfall

Sauzier Waterfall in Port Glaud is a must visit. The setting is so romantic that you would feel like shooting for a movie where you are the lead, and your partner is your beloved. Get under the fall and feel the shower of love.

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6. Snorkel in the impossibly clear waters

We need to give this to Seychelles. The waters here are cleaner than anywhere you will find, hence, best suited for snorkelling. The beaches on Mahe and Praslin Island form perfect snorkelling spots. Walk among the fishes, and you would never like walking back on the road again.

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7. Yummy in my Tummy- Catch a fish and then feed on it

Seychelles is known for fishing too. The waters here are home to different kinds of fishing. Book a fishing tour, and you are all set. Trust, the taste of self-caught fish will be the best.

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8. Find more peace as you meditate

Away from the humdrum of the city, find serenity and ultimate peace as you meditate in one of the quietest island nations. With lack of cars, phone and wifi Signals, Seychelles is itself a relaxing place and meditating here would give your couple a refreshing start. Why not try a couple of yoga postures?

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9. Sky Diving- Say What?

Looking at the beaches while you sit at one is different from when you are above one. Ever wondered how it would feel like diving from the sky and witnessing the blue world beneath? Breathtaking indeed!

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10.  And of course, Scuba Diving

Explore the shipwrecks and the mesmerising underwater world as you dive into it. Scuba Diving in Seychelles is famous all around the globe. The reasons being, it's clean waters, unexpectedly large variety of fishes and the underwater beauty.

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Where to Stay?

Naturally, you would wish to stay at the most romantic hotels so that you bond better and spend time which will be cherished forever. Do not worry - we are here to give you a few options-

1. Raffles Resort

Overlooking the white sandy beach, this magnificent resort is 3km from Anse Lazio. Known for its luxuries and delicious catches of Indian Ocean, Raffles offers you a different variety of villas. From Garden Villas, One Bedroom Villas, Ocean View Pool Villas to Panoramic Pool Villas, there is everything for everyone. Make a choice, and you are all set to have a fantastic stay while you are honeymooning in Seychelles.

Where:  Anse Takamaka in Praslin

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2. Four Seasons Resort

Imagine the ocean breeze whispering inside your ears as you lay with your beloved in a treehouse villa. What an enchanting experience will it be? Here in Seychelles, you get to live in utmost serenity with Four Seasons Resort. A hilltop spa, a deserted beach, and a paradise of love are a few things that the resort offers to its guests.

Where: Baie Lazare in Mahe

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3. The H Resort

Tranquil, beautiful and culturally connected, the H Resort makes it to the list of most picturesque resorts in Seychelles. Emerald greenery, crystal clear waters, uninterrupted views, and charming hospitality, you find everything at one place. Give your journey a pleasant start by booking your stay with H'Mark Hosts. We bet you won't regret being here.

Where: Beau Vallon in Mahe

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4. Savoy Resort & Spa

Boasting of its prime location, the Savoy Resort is a five-star property in Seychelles. Overlooking the astounding ocean, it provides you with spacious and comfortable suites. After a long day at the streets and beaches of Seychelles, tiredness is assured. Hence, they have a solution for this. The Spa Concept of Savoy focuses on the rejuvenation of mind, body, and spirit. Therefore, fear not, the tiredness would change its course as soon as you would have an amazing spa therapy here. Also to make your days more fun, the resort has a beach bar and grill that runs from morning 10 to midnight 1.

Where: Beau Vallon in Mahe

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5. Four Seasons Resort

A castaway experience in true privacy, Four Seasons Resort has nothing to distract you from your peaceful honeymoon trip. The sound of singing birds, the fragrance of wet sand, the ocean breeze, and lush greenery invites you close to nature. The only resort on this coral island, it has rustic villas to offer you a memorable stay. Known as the Sunset Beach Suite, the villas also have private pool cabanas. Nature's retreat, the Four Seasons Resort seems perfect for your new beginning. Located in the remote location, it gives you a chance to develop a stronger bond with your beloved with no disturbance from crowd or city life.

Where: Desroches Island

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6. Constance Lemuria

Using natural materials throughout the hotel operations, Constance Lemuria is one of the world's leading hospitality brand. The Hotel opened the doors for guests in December 1999 and reopened them in November 2016 after being renovated. Built with a modern approach and high-tech design, the hotel offers its guests premium experiences in the laps of nature. A perfect blend of luxury, landscape, and architecture, Constance Lemuria also provides you with spa services. So, either unwind your day at the pool or enjoy the spa therapy, the choice is yours.

Where: Anse Kerlan in Praslin

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7. Kempinski Seychelles Resort

Known as a Five-Star Beach and a Diving Resort in Seychelles, Kempinski finds itself in vivid landscapes having incomparable beauty. A gem of Seychelles, it is a retreat for several indulging activities and an excellent place for a romantic break. The suites here let you escape the reality so that you live in your own imaginative world with your better-half, at least for a few days.

Where: Baie Lazare in Mahé

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8. AVANI Seychelles Barbarons Resort & Spa

Opening your ways to the world of privilege, this resort brings you the coolest cocktails you would ever have. Also, it has a gym for the couples who are fitness freaks and spa for the ones seeking for couple spa. If you love island life, you need to book this place for the most unadulterated living experiences in Seychelles.

Where: Victoria in Mahe

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9. Iles des Palmes

This Eco Resort offers an abundance of a natural reserve, beautiful beaches, rainforests and an incredible eco-friendly environment. The guests staying here, get a chance to snorkel and enjoy kayaking. The resort has dug deep to maintain its ecological and heritage image. Hence, staying here would be a natural and historical retreat. Bungalows here are split into two categories among with Pirate's Cove is best suited for honeymooners.

Where: Anse Takamaka in Praslin

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10. La Digue Island Lodge

Unbelievably green environment surrounds one of the vintage and unique establishments in Seychelles - La Digue Island Lodge. Nestled at the heart of Anse Reunion, the hotel has an iconic yellow house that transcends the traditional ways of life at Seychelles. The beachside setting boasts of magnificent vistas, crystal clear waters, and colourful sunsets worth printing on postcards. The scintillating beauty of this place will leave you awestruck hence, living here during our honeymoon is a must!

Where: Anse Réunion in La Digue

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Seychelles have to be seen to be believed - it's that pleasant. With this, you have an outline of the majority of the things. Hope that your questions are rightly answered. So, waiting for what? Book your honeymoon package to the land of charm. The magic is yet to take place. Give your marriage such a start that even people who look at your pictures find it hard getting over their gorgeousness.

This post was published by Nidhi Khurana