Latest News for: Seychelles visa


Allow fully vaccinated foreign tourists to India, tour operators urge

The Times of India 13 Apr 2021
Tourist visas to India remain suspended since last March while India has in past few months increasingly opened its doors for foreigners on other visa categories ... These include Sri Lanka, UAE, Maldives, Seychelles and Russia.

‘Aeroflot is a bridge between our two countries, our two nations and our cultures’ – ...

Nation 06 Apr 2021
Aeroflot’s return to Seychelles means that the Seychelles government has done a fantastic job fighting Covid-19 as this is happening due to the country’s successful vaccination campaign, the Russian ambassador to Seychelles, Artyom Kozhin, said ... Russians can come to Seychelles without a visa and vice versa.

Since the opening of our borders on March 25 2351 passengers land in Seychelles | ...

Nation 29 Mar 2021
As of yesterday afternoon, Seychelles has recorded 2351 arriving passengers since the country started welcoming back visitors to its shores on March 25 ... No visa is required for entry into Seychelles, all visitors must however, apply for entry through the Health Travel Authorisation platform at

Interview with Maxim Behar, honorary consul general of the Republic of Seychelles in Bulgaria ‘Seychelles ...

Nation 17 Mar 2021
Mr Behar is also the founder of Seychelles News Agency, Seychelles Investment Forum and tens of other projects helping Seychelles to be promoted better in the world ... I remind you that every tourist or other visitor to the Seychelles can stay in the country for up to 90 days without a visa ... I was last in the Seychelles in 2019.

Mumbai: Online portals see high bookings, expect more travel

Hindustan Times 17 Mar 2021
International leisure destinations such as Maldives, Seychelles and Russia are seeing a sudden rise in demand for the summer travel season,” Prakash added ... One such place is Seychelles which is a short-haul, visa-free destination for Indians, and therefore, does not entail planning much in advance.

India To Expand Travel Bubble To Include Uzbekistan & The Seychelles

Simple Flying 03 Mar 2021
Uzbekistan and Seychelles are the latest entrants, allowing direct and some connecting flights from the countries to restart ... After flying several repatriation services, Air Seychelles could be making a return to India ... Any Indians or visa holders traveling from Africa are allowed to take connecting flights through Seychelles.

Modi Offers Neighbors to Create Visa Scheme for Health Workers, Exchange Vaccine Data

Urdu Point 18 Feb 2021
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday offered neighboring countries to exchange data on effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines and ease visa requirements for medical workers, so that they could promptly respond to health emergencies in the region ... Seychelles and Sri Lanka.

5 reasons to add Seychelles to your 2021 travel bucket list

Independent online (SA) 17 Feb 2021
Seychelles is known for its idyllic beaches, delicious seafood dishes and nature. Seychelles is just under a five-hour direct flight from Johannesburg, and South Africans don’t need a visa. Here are some reasons why Seychelles should be at the very top of your travel bucket list for 2021..

Ghana ranked fifth in Visa Openness Index

Ghana Business News 14 Dec 2020
The Index shows Benin, Seychelles and the Gambia topping the ranking in allowing visa-free access for all African travelers into their countries ... Equatorial Guinea and Libya ranked 53rd each, scoring 0.019 with one country each travelling to these countries without a visa and 52 others requiring visas.

STB and Visa sign MoU to accelerate growth of Seychelles tourism | 13 August 2020

Nation 13 Aug 2020
The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) and Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to promote Seychelles as a destination of choice for tourists around the world ... As part of its engagement towards the MoU with Visa, the STB has ...

30th Anniversary of the National Day of the Russian Federation Russia, Seychelles celebrate their strong ...

Nation 27 Jun 2020
He further went on to note that last year was another remarkable year for Russia and Seychelles with a number of key high-level visits. ... “Since 2015, our peoples enjoy mutual visa-free regime, which already increased the number of visitors travelling between Russia and Seychelles.

FTC teams up with Retailers Association to address unfair trade practices | 29 April 2020

Nation 29 Apr 2020
Other complaints received relating to VISA card transactions and cigarettes have been transferred to the Central Bank of Seychelles and the Seychelles Licensing Authority respectively. The FTC would like to thank the members of the public who have provided.

Chinese family enjoying prolonged vacation in Seychelles due to COVID-19   | 25 April 2020

Nation 25 Apr 2020
It is his second time in Seychelles after first visiting and falling in love with the islands some three years ago ... The Yang family has been greatly assisted by the immigration department which has extended their visas as well as by the Chinese embassy in Seychelles which has sent over some basic medical supplies and masks for their protection.

Solo in Seychelles

Business Line 05 Mar 2020
I was in Seychelles, a country off the coast of East Africa, where even the dogs are romantic ... Seychelles is one such place ... The Seychelles National Museum of History turned out a better option ... During my stay in Seychelles, I attempted to tune out the noise ... Seychelles is a visa-free country.

Seychelles: A tale of three islands

Independent online (SA) 02 Mar 2020
It's my last day on Mahé, one of the 115 islands within the Seychelles archipelago off the east coast of Africa ... While researching the Seychelles, I came across the quote "We are Seychellois ... Yes, Seychelles is touted as the ultimate island paradise; and yes, it's been described as heaven on Earth ... There's truth in the Seychelles brand.