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Useful facts for your holiday to La Digue
Flight and transfers
You’ll fly in to Seychelles International Airport, which is in Mahe. Then you’ll likely take a seaplane or boat to the resort.
Irish passport holders must have a passport valid for at least the duration of intended stay. A visitor’s permit must be obtained upon arrival, which lasts for 30 days. You must have a return or onward ticket, as well as proof of sufficient funds (150 USD per day) and proof of accommodation for your visit.
The primary language is Seychelles Creole but you’ll easily find people who speak English. If you’ve got a little ability in French it will help enormously away from the resorts.
La Digue’s small size means there is barely any need for transportation. You can walk to most parts of the island easily. There is a smattering of taxis if you do need to be driven anywhere.
The Seychelles Rupee is the official currency.
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Vaccination & Health
As health requirements change please consult with your GP or specialist travel clinic well in advance of your holiday for specific information related to your travel and medical history. Additional information can be found by visiting NaTHNaC or MASTA Travel health
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