Vallee de Mai & Anse Lazio Bus Tour

Day Tour Praslin - visiting Vallée de Mai and Anse Lazio

Get a guided tour of Vallee de Mai, Praslin Museum and end the day on Anse Lazio Beach

This Praslin tour operates weekly on Wednesdays and can be booked from Mahe, La Digue or Praslin (prices differ).

Included in this adventure

  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off (on Mahe and Praslin only)
  • Roundtrip same-day ferry transfers (for Mahe or La Digue departures only)
  • Guided tour
  • Creole buffet lunch
  • Bottled water

What to bring: Light casual clothing, comfortable walking shoes, sun cream, towel, cash and a camera.

Trip details

Do you wish to explore two of the best sights on Praslin in 1 day? This tour is for you!
You will visit Vallee de Mai, a nature reserve where you will be taken through palm forest, meet the native wildlife, see where the famous Coco de Mer grows and witness the beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.
You will then be able to visit the Praslin Museum, located in Cote D’Or, where you can gain an insight to Seychellois Culture, that also features a number of indigenous and therapeutic plants. You will also have the opportunity to take in the aromas of the Island's famous Citronelle tea and other local fruits, after which you will enjoy a sumptuous Creole buffet lunch at one of the Island famous restaurant.
After lunch, you will follow Praslin breathtaking coastline to what is considered to be one of the best beaches in the World: Anse Lazio Beach. You will be given the opportunity to swim and snorkel in the clear blue waters and admire Praslin sea life.
For the full itinerary and pick-up times have a look at the tab 'Itinerary'.
Please feel free to contact us if anything remains unclear and we'd be more than happy to help you out.



(07:30 –  Depart for Praslin on Cat Coco, for Mahe departures only)
08:30 –  Arrival Praslin / Transfer to Vallée de Mai
09:15 –  Guided tour of Vallée de Mai
11:00 –  Depart Vallée de Mai to Praslin Museum
11:15 –  Arrival at Praslin Museum for visit
11:45 –  Depart Praslin Museum to Iles des Palmes
12:00 –  Lunch at La Buse Restaurant
13:00 –  Transfer from Iles de Palmes to Anse Lazio
13:30 –  Arrival at Anse Lazio beach, for relaxing and swimming
16:30 –  Depart Anse Lazio beach to Baie Ste. Anne jetty
(17:30 –  Depart from Praslin on Cat Coco's ferry for return to Mahe)




  • All rates are quoted in Euro and subject to change due to government regulations or other factors beyond the control of the operator
  • All excursions are subject to weather conditions. In the event of cancellation, the tour operator shall reschedule the tour, offer an alternative excursion of similar value, or issue a full refund
  • Minimum participants required:10
    Should the number not be reached, you will be notified before the tour by a CTS representative
  • Applicable entrance and/or landing fees are included
  • Rates given are inclusive of guide & lunch unless specified otherwise
  • Rates are inclusive of return hotel transfers on Mahe and Praslin only
  • Child rate is applicable to children between 2-11 years
  • Children under 2 years, are considered as Infants and are free of charge
  • Children and infants are required to travel with at least one adult

Changes & Cancellations 

  • Date changes are possible up to 48 hours before departure, subject to availability
  • Cancellations made more than 48 hours before departure will be eligible for a full refund, minus any charges applied to make the refund (see the general Terms and Conditions for cancellation charges)
  • For any cancellations made less than 48 hours before departure, there will be no refund (100% charge will apply)



Location: Praslin
Duration: 8 Hours
Categories: Tours and Day Trips

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