This island, purchased for a conservation group by chocolate-maker Christopher Cadbury in the 1970s but now in the care of the Seychelles' Island Conservation Society, is a hugely important seabird breeding colony. Aride Island is located 35 mi/55 km northeast of Mahe.
There are no tourist facilities or overnight stays, but scheduled tour boats depart from Praslin Monday-Friday and by special arrangement Saturday and Sunday. Private visiting arrangements can also be made. https://www.arideisland.com.
Request Full Destination Guide
To request access to the full version of this destination guide, please provide your email address below. Your email address will only be used for verification purposes and will not be used for marketing purposes.
|Copyright ©2012 Northstar Travel Media LLC. All Rights Reserved.|