WELCOME TO CONSULATE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SEYCHELLES, SRI LANKA
Seychelles comprises of 115 islands occupying a land area of 455 km2 and an Exclusive Economic Zone of 1.4 million km2, extends from between 4 and 10 degrees south of the equator and lies between 480 km and 1,600 km from the east coast of Africa in the western Indian Ocean.
It represents an archipelago of timeless beauty, tranquility and harmony famous for its world beating beaches and for its great diversity from lush forests down to the warm azure ocean. 41 of its inner islands constitute the oldest oceanic granite islands on earth while 74 islands form the 5 groups of low-lying coral atolls and reef islets which are the Outer Islands.
The inner islands are mostly granitic, cluster mainly around the island of Mahe, Praslin and La Digue forming the cultural and economic hub of Seychelles, as well as center of its tourism industry and the majority of Seychelles accommodation facilities as well as home to almost the entire population of the archipelago.
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Tourism
Mr. Sylvestre Radegonde
Dr. Udeni Arawgoda
July 18, 2022
The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. Wavel Ramkalawan received President of the Republic of Kenya, His Excellency Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, at State House this morning. […]
June 27, 2022
Visitors worldwide sigh in relief as outdoor mask-wearing is now optional following a review of the Public Health measures in Seychelles. […]
May 30, 2022
Present at the newly developed Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Centre (RICEC), Tourism Seychelles representative office in the Middle East showcased the destination at the 12th Edition of the Riyadh Travel Fair held from May 22 to May 24, 2022. […]