What is the size of Seychelles?

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Seychelles has an area of 455 sq km (176 sq mi), of which Mahé, the principal island, comprises 144 sq km (56 sq mi). Comparatively, the area occupied by Seychelles is slightly more than 2.5 times the size of Washington, D.C.
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Where are mountains in Seychelles?

The highest mountains in Seychelles, Mourne Blanc and Mourne Seychellois, are on the island of Mahé, the largest in the achipelago. Answer Download the Free Programme, Google Earth, then you can Cruise the Globe. You may need Broadband to run the programme I'm not sure, but check. All the mount (MORE)

Which region belong Bali and seychelles?

Bali is an Indonesian island located in the westernmost end of the Lesser Sunda Islands, lying between Java to the west and Lombok to the east. It is one of the country's 33 provinces with the provincial capital at Denpasar towards the south of the island. Seychelles , officially the Republic o (MORE)

When is the best time to visit Seychelles?

As the Seychelles islands are blessed with a year-long warm, tropical climate, it's always a good time to visit, although different times of year may be better suited to your particular interests. Two opposing trade winds generally govern the weather pattern: the north-westerly trades blow from O (MORE)

Where are the Seychelles?

The Republic of Seychelles comprises 115 islands occupying a land area of 455 km² and an Exclusive Economic Zone of 1.4 million km² in the western Indian Ocean. It represents an archipelago of legendary beauty that extends from between 4 and 10 degrees south of the equator and which lies betwe (MORE)

Discovery of Seychelles?

Seychelles was discovered by Vasco da Gama, a Portuguese explorerin 1502. In 1742 it was claimed for France and by 1976, it declaredits independence from Britain.

Flight time Manchester to Seychelles?

Manchester - Seychelles: 30 hours and 40 minutes (Including Overlap Times). Seychelles - Manchester: 40 hours and 56 minutes (Including Overlap Times).

What are the rivers in seychelles?

There are 8 rivers that run through Seychelles. These are thePointe Conan River, the Rochon River, the Cascade River, the Du CapRiver, the Bougainville River, the Calman River, the Dupuy River,and the Barbarons River.

Is Gambia smaller than the Seychelles?

\nNo, Gambia is larger than the Seychelles. \nThe Seychelles is located NNE of Madagascar, East of Kenya and Tanzania. \nGambia is surrounded by Senegal, the most Westerly point in Africa.

Is Seychelles a French speaking country?

There are three official languages in Seychelles: Creole (a lilting, French-based patois), English and French. Many Seychellois also speak fluent Italian or German.Below are some useful Creole phrases: English. Creole. Hello. Bonzour. Goodbye. Orevwar. How are you?. Ki dir?. Thank you. (MORE)

What is seychelles?

The Republic of Seychelles is a country to the east of Africa comprised of 115 islands, located about 1500 kilometers East from Kenya, and 1000 kilometers North-East of Madagascar. "Seychelles Footwear" is a private company selling footwear, with no relation to the country.

What do people from the Seychelles eat?

Echoing the grand assortment of people who populate Seychelles, Creole cuisine features the subtleties and nuances of French cooking, the exoticism of Indian dishes and the piquant flavours of the Orient.Grilled fish or octopus basted with a sauce of crushed chillies, ginger and garlic are national (MORE)

What is the climate of seychelles?

The Seychelles islands have a humid, tropical climate with temperatures ranging between 24 and 32 degrees Celsius. The North-West trade winds blow from October to May bringing a humid, warm air front, with low wind speeds. The South-East trade winds blow from May to September, generating a drier, c (MORE)

What kind of government does seychelles have?

The Republic of Seychelles has a multi-party political system with an executive President as head of state and government. The President heads a Cabinet of 10 ministers which includes the Vice-President. In April 2004 Mr. James Alix Michel replaced Mr. France Albert René as President after Mr. (MORE)

Were is seychelles in the world?

Seychelles is an island country in the Indian Ocean, about 1500 kilometers East from Africa's mainland (Kenya), and 1000 kilometers North-East of Madagascar. The islands are scattered roughly 5 degrees South of the Equator.

What is the national bird of Seychelles?

The black parrot is Seychelles national bird...its endemic and found only on Praslin island check the link http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seychelles_Black_Parrot

Does seychelles have sharks?

The Seychelles territorial waters are visited by sharks, including sharks that have been known to attack humans (unprovoked): occasional White Sharks, Tiger Sharks, Whitetip Sharks and Bull Sharks. Also, other less dangerous sharks have been spotted in the Seychelles waters like Mako Sharks, Lemon S (MORE)

Are the seychelles in Europe?

The Republic of Seychelles is located in the Indian Ocean, 932 miles east of the African mainland, north-east of Madagascar. While the culture remains very French, and over 70% of the inhabitants are of French descent, the archipelago nation is part of Africa.

How long is the flight from rome to the seychelles?

The flight time from Rome in Italy to Seychelles is approximately 8 hours and 26 minutes. The approximate distance is 6759.69 km. Which is approximately 4200 miles. Please note that the flight time and distance are approximate. Several factors such as weather conditions could affect either.

What was Seychelles named after?

The Seychelles islands were claimed by France and the French East India Company in 1756, when Captain Corneille Nicolas Morphey was sent from Mauritius to occupy the islands. The islands were named Sechelles, after Vicomte Moreau des Sechelles, the French Comptroller General of Finances. Later, t (MORE)

What is seychelles national dish?

The national dish of the Seychelles is Fruit Bat Curry, according to a couple of books I read and people I asked. Although I think if you ask any Seychellois person they will say Curry & Rice or grilled fish & Rice

What religion is in seychelles?

Seychelles has several religions, but Roman Catholicism is dominant. There are some protestant denominations, and there are Muslim, Hindu, and Bahai communities as well.

Are there stingrays in the seychelles?

Yes, there are stingrays in Seychelles but tourists mostly see baby ones. They are not harmful. It is possible to meet an adult stingray in these islands too. The place where people see them most on the borders of Praslin.

What famous people were born in Seychelles?

List of Seychellois People This is a partial list of Seychellois people of note and of some notable individuals born there, alphabetically within categories: Arts . Aimo Fontenot - Highly respected independent film actor, notable for his generous donations to charities dedicated to end the div (MORE)

What are the cities of seychelles?

Victoria, the capital of Seychelles might be the only city in the country. It is the smallest capital in Africa and has a population of 25.000 (out of a total of 87,972 people in Seychelles). Other than Victoria, there are a couple of smaller towns (arguably villages) on Mahe (the main island), i (MORE)

What is the weather usually like in seychelles?

Seychelles weather is humid with year-round temperatures between 24 and 32 degrees Celsius, but the North-West and South-East trade winds affect the rainfall and wind speeds across Seychelles in the following way: The North-West trade winds (October to May) bringing greater temperatures and rainfa (MORE)

What is the seychelles latitude and longitude?

The northwest end of Runway-13 at Seychelles International Airport, about 6 miles north of Anse Royal, is located at . 4.6666° south latitude 55.5108° east longitude. . Other spots around the Seychelles Bank, and certainly any spot on any of the other islands, has somewhat different coordi (MORE)

Does seychelle gabriel smoke?

No way she is too awesome and pretty to smoke her hair is brown a lush her eyes represents her beauty she has a perfect body and a perfect face i am in love with her i can't think straight because i just keep thinking abut her and in honey 2 she was a hot spice(really good looking).

What is the flight time from gatwick to Seychelles?

The flight time from London Gatwick in the UK to Seychelles isapproximately 10 hours and 36 minutes. The exact travel time will vary as it depends on factors such asweather conditions, flight speed, refuelling stops and delays. Yourairline can provide additional information.

Where is Seychelles Island located?

Seychelles Island is located to the northeast of Madagascar, and about 1640km east of Kenya. The number of Islands in the Republic of Seychelles in 155.