Water Sports in the Seychelles

The Seychelles is made up of tiny islands surrounded by the ocean on the four sides. This makes it ideal for water sports activities. In fact, many hotels propose amazing water sports experience in and around the islands of the Seychelles. There are many water sports available such as scuba diving and snorkeling, kite surfing, parasailing, Fishing, Jet Skiing and many more left unmentioned.
In the three main islands of the Seychelles namely Mahe, Praslin and La Digue reside promising water sports activities which you should not miss.

One of the most gorgeous beaches of Mahé is at Anse Intense. The latter is an ideal spot for surfing thanks to the south east trade wind that blows there resulting in frequent large waves. The spot is a heaven for surfers who will get the rare opportunity to surf on the big waves forming at Anse Intense.

On the other hand, you might enjoy a walk on the praline beach with your partner. A day sunbathing at Anse Intendance would be a good idea. Photography lovers would get the opportunity to shoot exotic and amazing pictures there!

Scuba diving
Get the rare opportunity to explore the wonders of the marine life of the Seychelles. Contemplate the marvelous multi-colored coral reefs of the underwater world of the Seychelles. Seize the opportunity to spot rare underwater creatures. Feed sharks from your very own hands on the sea bed. The dive sites may range from 8m to 30m deep. Therefore, various options are at disposal of both beginners and experienced divers to enjoy.
Angelfish, octopus, butterflyfish, nudibranchs, lionfish, and mantis shrimp, humphead parrotfish, stingrays, reef sharks and green & hawksbill turtles are common species you are expected to spot during your scuba diving experiences in the Seychelles.

Sea Fishing Trips
There are several facilities available for those who would like to engage on a sea fishing trip in the Seychelles. Rent a Seychelles luxury yacht and embark on fishing trip in the Seychelles. Enjoy your ride on the Seychellois turquoise waters while searching for the ideal place to get a good catch. You can enjoy big game fishing and bottom fishing throughout the archipelago. One may come across a wide variety of fish in the Seychelles such as Sailfish, black marlin, swordfish, yellowfin tuna, bonito, dorado, rainbow runner blue marlin, black marlin and many more.Seychelles is rich in marine life and there is many more variety of fishes as well as sharks.

Jet Skiing
There’s nothing quite like the stimulation of driving across the waves with the feel of the wind in your hair. Watch the waters of the ocean shinning under the hot sun. Sense the water splashing on your face at full speed. Jet skiing offers great fun.