Anse Lazio

Snorkeling and diving are popular around Anse Lazio, and rightly so. The magnificent stretch of white-sand coastline along Praslin Island is surrounded by crystal clear water averaging 27°C. Healthy reefs and vivid coral gardens give divers access to a striking environment and if you’re slipping on fins for the first time, there’s sites for all levels. On land, lush coconut palms flanked by towering granite boulders offer a tropical oasis for travelers presenting the perfect opportunity for exploration and adventurous activities.

Getting There

Anse Lazio is located on the northwest coast of Praslin Island, east of Zanzibar and northeast of Madagascar. The beach may feel likes it’s quite removed from the world but is actually easily accessible. You can obtain cheap flights to Africa and then fly to Seychelles or to Madagascar. Canadian people can travel from Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver and Halifax to Seychelles. Many flights from European destinations like London, Paris, Amsterdam and Berlin arrive at Seychelles International Airport near Victoria, and travel amongst the islands from there is easy. Visitors can catch the speed ferry for an adventurous trip or take a short 15-minute flight from Mahe to Praslin. You will have your toes in the sand and sun on your shoulders at Anse Lazio before you know it.