Seychelles Group, Indian Ocean

Photos taken by David Stanley on Mahe, La Digue, and Praslin in the Seychelles Islands, Indian Ocean.
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Torch ginger (Etlingera elatior) grows in the Botanical Gardens at Victoria on Mahe Island, Seychelles.

Torch ginger (Etlingera elatior) grows in the Botanical Gardens at Victoria on Mahe Island, Seychelles.

The Botanical Gardens at Victoria on Mahe Island, Seychelles, contains many exotic plants including the coco-de-mer.

The Botanical Gardens at Victoria on Mahe Island, Seychelles, contains many exotic plants including the coco-de-mer.

Over 6,000 coco-de-mer palms with their enormous fan-shaped fronds are found in the Valee de Mai Nature Reserve on Praslin Island, Seychelles. This largest nut in the plant kingdom can weigh up to 18 kilograms.

D-Stanley posted a photo: Over coco-de-mer palms with their enormous fan-shaped fronds are found in the Valee de Mai Nature Reserve on Praslin Island, Seychelles. This largest nut in the plant kingdom can weigh up to 18 kilograms.

La Veuve Reserve Speciale on La Digue Island, Seychelles, offers the chance of seeing the black paradise flycatcher.

La Veuve Reserve Speciale on La Digue Island, Seychelles, offers the chance of seeing the black paradise flycatcher.

Cote d'Or on Anse Volbert is one of the most popular beaches on Praslin Island, Seychelles.

Cote d'Or on Anse Volbert is one of the most popular beaches on Praslin Island, Seychelles.

Valee de Mai Nature Reserve on Praslin Island is one of only two UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Seychelles.

D-Stanley posted a photo: Valee de Mai Nature Reserve on Praslin Island is one of only two UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Seychelles.

Hiking trails provide easy access to the Valee de Mai Nature Reserve on Praslin Island, Seychelles. The reserve`s famous coco-de-mer palms can live up to a thousand years and grow over 30 meters tall.

Hiking trails provide easy access to the Valee de Mai Nature Reserve on Praslin Island, Seychelles. The reserve`s famous coco-de-mer palms can live up to a thousand years and grow over 30 meters tall.

Visitors are managed at the entrance to the Valee de Mai Nature Reserve on Praslin Island, Seychelles, where an admission fee of US$20 per person is collected.

Visitors are managed at the entrance to the Valee de Mai Nature Reserve on Praslin Island, Seychelles, where an admission fee of US$20 per person is collected.

Baie Ste Anne Jetty on Praslin Island receives large passenger catamarans from Victoria, capital of the Seychelles.

Baie Ste Anne Jetty on Praslin Island receives large passenger catamarans from Victoria, capital of the Seychelles.

Praslin Island is visible across the strait from Anse Source d'Argent Beach on La Digue Island, Seychelles.

Praslin Island is visible across the strait from Anse Source d'Argent Beach on La Digue Island, Seychelles.


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