Seychelles Tourism Board News

Kempinski Seychelles to welcome World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2015

Kempinski Seychelles to welcome World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2015

Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare has been selected to host the World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2015. Set to take place on Saturday, June 20th, the dazzling red-carpet ceremony will welcome hospitality leaders and luminaries from across the regions. Located on the south end of Mahé in Baie Lazare, Kempinski Seychelles Resort is the perfect location for the Gala Ceremony.

Emirates doubles capacity to tourism hotspot Seychelles

Emirates doubles capacity to tourism hotspot Seychelles

Emirates is set to increase its capacity to the popular Indian Ocean Island of Seychelles, when it switches from the current Airbus 330-200 used on one of the two daily services to a larger Boeing 777-300ER from June 1st 2015. The introduction of the Emirates Boeing 777-300ER, which operates as flight EK705 from Dubai and as EK706 on the return flight, will increase overall capacity on the route by 1,722 seats per week and will make the route an all-Boeing 777 operation.

Seychelles looks ahead to Kreol Festival in October

Seychelles looks ahead to Kreol Festival in October

In October 2015, Seychelles Festival Kreol will blow its 30th birthday candle. Seychelles has rallied all its resources to make this year’s edition of Festival Kreol one of a kind. Alain St.Ange, minister for tourism and culture, and Benjamine Rose, chairperson of the Festival Kreol committee, brought together members of the committee staging the event to get their feedback on the 2014 edition and see how the committee can bring a fresh touch to the 2015 edition.

Ministry of Tourism and Culture of Seychelles on road for tourism meeting

Ministry of Tourism and Culture of Seychelles on road for tourism meeting

20th Jan 2014 Press Release Tourism News

In the continuous drive by the Seychelles Ministry of Tourism and Culture to be updated with the progress in the tourism industry and to hear the ever changing challenges being faced by the industry, Minister Alai St.Ange is again this year engaging in a series of meetings with the island’s tourism trade partners.