Attraction

Vallée de Mai - Seychelles

Nature reserve in the heart of Praslin

The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Vallée de Mai in Pralin, is home to the rare coco de mer palms that produce the largest seed in the world. Weighing up to 30 kilos, these massive seeds are thought by some to be the fruit from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. Visit with a guide who can bring the flora and fauna to life with century old Seychellois tales.

Explore this verdant nature reserve's three trails and catch sight of the Seychelles black parrot, mammals, reptiles and crustaceans, as well as several varieties of tropical trees.

Top Tips from our Experts

Jas

Destination Specialist

"Island hopping around the coral and granitic islands of the Seychelles is a perfect way to see and experience the range of flora and fauna on these tropical islands and learn about its indigenous species. Our guided experiences will ensure you make the most of your time here".