Visiting Seychelles and looking for the best way to get from Mahe to Praslin? Keep reading!
There is no better way to see and experience Seychelles than by island hopping to all the diverse and beautiful islands in the country. Venturing from the biggest island in Seychelles, Mahe to the second biggest Praslin is a popular journey to take. The two are quite different and visiting both is a must.
Below is the best way to get from Mahe to Praslin!
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How to Get From Mahe to Praslin
You can get from Mahe to Praslin in a few ways.
- Take a plane from Mahe to Praslin.
- Take a ferry from Mahe to Praslin.
- Take a tour.
How to Get From Mahe to Praslin: By Plane
The quickest way to get from Mahe to Praslin is by plane. Seychelles has its own domestic airline (AirSeychelles) that offers a few flights an hour on small propeller planes. The flight takes only 20 minutes and the prices range from €70 + depending on when you visit and how far in advance you visit. You can book your flights here.
Getting from Mahe to Praslin by plane is quick and efficient – and is not much more expensive than by ferry. Plus you get to see the stunning views of the islands from above which is an added bonus!
How to Get From Mahe to Praslin: By Ferry
The ferry from Mahe to Praslin takes 1 hour and 15 minutes. It is a slower way to get between the islands but it is cheaper. Tickets are around €56 (at the time of writing with the exchange rate). Book your tickets in advance on Cat Cocos to ensure there is space.
How to Get From Mahe to Praslin: By Tour