Seychelles for Honeymooners: The Ultimate Romantic Getaway

Embarking on the journey of a lifetime, honeymooners find themselves in the captivating embrace of Seychelles, a tropical paradise renowned for its unparalleled beauty and seclusion.


3min read

Published 27 March 2024


Embarking on the journey of a lifetime, honeymooners find themselves in the captivating embrace of Seychelles, a tropical paradise renowned for its unparalleled beauty and seclusion.

Over the next 10 unforgettable days, immerse yourselves in the breathtaking landscapes, azure waters and pristine beaches that define this Indian Ocean archipelago.

In this blog

Day 1-3: Mahé Island

Arrive at Seychelles International Airport on Mahé Island

Begin your romantic adventure as you step onto the paradise island of Mahé, welcomed by the warm breeze and the promise of an enchanting escape. The Seychelles International Airport sets the stage for your journey into the heart of this tropical haven.

Check into a luxury resort or boutique hotel overlooking the Indian Ocean

Indulge in the lap of luxury as you check into a pristine resort or boutique hotel, where the opulence of the Seychellois experience unfolds against the backdrop of the vast and tranquil Indian Ocean.

Spend the first few days relaxing on the beaches of Beau Vallon or Anse Intendance

Let the waves serenade you as you unwind on the ivory sands of Beau Vallon or Anse Intendance, where the gentle lull of the Indian Ocean creates the perfect soundtrack for the beginning of your romantic escapade.

Explore the capital city, Victoria, and visit attractions

Immerse yourselves in the vibrant Seychellois culture by exploring the capital city, Victoria. Discover the wonders of the Seychelles Natural History Museum and the bustling Sir Selwyn Selwyn-Clarke Market, where local flavours and history blend seamlessly.

Take a scenic drive around the island to discover hidden coves and viewpoints

Embark on a picturesque journey around Mahé, uncovering hidden coves and panoramic viewpoints that offer a glimpse into the natural beauty that defines the Seychelles archipelago.


Day 4-5: Praslin Island

Take a short flight or ferry to Praslin Island

Transition to the next chapter of your Seychellois romance with a short flight or a scenic ferry ride to the enchanting Praslin Island, where nature's wonders and romantic escapades await.

Stay at a romantic resort or boutique accommodation

Settle into the embrace of romance at a carefully selected resort or boutique accommodation on Praslin, where the ambience is tailored to create unforgettable moments for you and your loved one.

Explore the Valle de Mai Nature Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage site

Immerse yourselves in the wonders of the Valle de Mai Nature Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage site renowned for its unique Coco de Mer palms—a symbol of love and sensuality in Seychellois folklore.

Relax on Anse Lazio and Anse Georgette, two of the most beautiful beaches in the world

Unwind on the pristine shores of Anse Lazio and Anse Georgette, where the turquoise waters and powdery sands create a romantic haven, setting the scene for unforgettable moments together.

Enjoy a romantic dinner at a seaside restaurant

Let the romance blossom under the starlit Seychellois sky as you indulge in a candlelit dinner at a seaside restaurant, where the culinary delights mirror the beauty of your surroundings.


Day 6-7: La Digue Island

Take a ferry to La Digue, a smaller and more laid-back island

Transition to the laid-back charm of La Digue with a scenic ferry ride, where the unhurried pace of life allows you to savour each moment of your romantic escape.

Rent bicycles to explore the island, as cars are limited

Embrace the relaxed atmosphere by renting bicycles to explore La Digue, where the absence of cars amplifies the serenity, creating an intimate setting for your Seychellois adventure.

Visit the iconic Anse Source d'Argent, known for its granite boulders and turquoise waters

Discover the iconic beauty of Anse Source d'Argent, where granite boulders adorn the shoreline, and turquoise waters invite you to immerse yourselves in the splendour of Seychelles.

Relax at secluded beaches like Anse Coco or Grand Anse

Seek refuge in the tranquillity of secluded beaches such as Anse Coco or Grand Anse, where the untouched beauty of nature provides the canvas for your private moments.

Take a boat trip to nearby islands for snorkelling or diving

Embark on a boat trip to explore nearby islands, immersing yourselves in the vibrant underwater world through snorkelling or diving, creating memories to last a lifetime.


Day 8-10: Private Island Retreat

Transfer to a private island resort for the ultimate secluded experience

Elevate your honeymoon to unparalleled heights as you transfer to a private island resort, where exclusivity and seclusion merge to create an intimate haven for you and your beloved.

Enjoy days filled with water activities such as snorkelling, kayaking, and paddle boarding

Immerse yourselves in the azure waters surrounding your private island retreat, indulging in days filled with water activities—snorkelling, kayaking, and paddle boarding—creating a symphony of aquatic adventures.

Indulge in spa treatments and couples' massages

Delight in the pinnacle of relaxation with spa treatments and couples' massages, where the skilled hands of Seychellois therapists enhance your sense of well-being amidst the tranquil surroundings.

Take a sunset cruise or private dinner on the beach

Let the romantic allure of Seychelles unfold with a sunset cruise or a private dinner on the beach, where the hues of the setting sun mirror the warmth of your love.

Spend your last day relaxing and reflecting on your honeymoon experience

As your Seychellois odyssey concludes, spend your last day basking in the afterglow of your honeymoon experience, reflecting on the cherished moments that have woven the tapestry of your love story.


Top Tips when honeymooning in Seychelles:

  1. Arrange private, romantic dinners on the beach or in secluded spots with personalized service, creating an atmosphere tailor-made for the celebration of love.
  2. Explore the vibrant marine life through snorkelling or diving, with many resorts offering a myriad of water sports activities to add an adventurous touch to your romantic escape.
  3. Engage in local culture by attending traditional dance performances or trying the mouth-watering Creole cuisine, immersing yourselves in the rich tapestry of Seychellois traditions.
  4. Capture the breathtaking landscapes and moments. Consider hiring a photographer for a special photoshoot to immortalize your Seychellois love story in every frame.
  5. Plan some downtime for relaxation. Seychelles offers a serene environment, perfect for quiet moments together, allowing you to connect on a deeper level amidst the natural beauty that surrounds you.
quote position image

Expert tip

Make sure you visit Beau Vallon which has a beautiful long white sandy beach and a promenade with food and souvenir stands - it's undoubtedly the lively area of Mahé.


Digital Content Lead


Answering your questions about a Seychelles honeymoon:

How much does a Seychelles honeymoon cost?

The cost of a Seychelles honeymoon varies based on factors such as accommodation, activities, and travel preferences. Luxury resorts may have higher prices, but Flight Centre can assist in finding options within your budget.

How many days are ideal for Seychelles?

The suggested itinerary spans 10 days, offering a comprehensive experience of Seychelles. However, the ideal duration can vary based on personal preferences, and Flight Centre can tailor the itinerary to suit your desired length of stay.

What is the ultimate romantic Seychelles honeymoon itinerary?

The provided itinerary encompasses romantic getaways on Mahé, Praslin, La Digue, and a private island. It combines relaxation, exploration, and intimate moments to create an unforgettable Seychelles honeymoon experience.

Getting married soon? Thinking of the best exotic destination for your honeymoon? You couldn’t choose better than putting the Seychelles islands on top of your wish list!

Ready to plan the ultimate honeymoon? Explore our Seychelles holiday packages today!

Flight Centre

© Flight Centre Travel Group (Pty) Ltd. Registration No. 1994/000253/07.

*Prices are in ZAR and subject to availability. Please refer to specific product’s terms and conditions.