Seychelles international travel guide

Landscape view of Seychelles

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Seychelles is part of Africa with main city at Victoria. It's usually 🌀️ 28.33 °C in Seychelles with a rainfall of 🌧 158.07 mm. Internet speed in Seychelles is on average 2.9 Mbps. Its Developing country with a population of 91K people. The main currency is Seychelles Rupee. The languages spoken are French and English. Automatic teller machines are very common in Seychelles. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
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Advice

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety

Do not travel

The Seychelles international airport is closed until 15 April, with some exceptions. If you're staying in Seychelles, follow the advice of local authorities and make arrangements for an extended stay. Take care to minimise your exposure to COVID-19 and stay in touch with family and friends so they know you are safe. You can register your details with the Australian High Commission in Mauritius by sending an email to: ahc.portlouis@dfat.gov.au. For emergency consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you: Do not travel to Seychelles.

issued date: April 1, 2020

Weather

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General

πŸ”Œ Sockets

Seychelles uses 240V, 50Hz with socket and plug Type G.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are French and English

Money

πŸ’± Currencies Used

Seychelles uses the Seychellois rupee (symbol: ?), code SCR.Banknotes come in denominations of 500, 100, 50, 25 and 10 rupees. Rupee is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 5 and 1 rupees and 25, 10, 5 and 1 cents.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are very common in Seychelles. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM β€” your standard magnetic card will work fine.

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πŸ“‘ Internet

Internet speed in Seychelles is on average 2.9 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Seychelles is moderate. It's relatively easy to find one when needed.

πŸ“± Phones

You can buy a SIM card for about 264.44 SCR, which includes 1 GB of data plan. You can choose from 2 telecoms: Airtel or CW (Cable & Wireless). Seychelles uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900 and GSM 1800. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Seychelles upon arrival, make sure to check the roaming charges with your telecom provider before your departure so there are no surprises when you return home.

πŸ“ž Calling

To call Seychelles, dial +, then 248 (the country code for Seychelles), then the area code and the local number. For local calls within Seychelles, start with the area code. In the case above area code is 4 .

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Last updated: April 1, 2020