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Aldabra Atoll

#182 of 113 things to do in Seychelles Features Animals
1000 km from Mahe, Seychelles
+248 4 321 735
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Hidden Paradise

We went here by ship to explore the island and for diving. The research station staff was very... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2015
JeanPierreEls
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Nelspruit, South Africa
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A very special experience

We visited here as part of a small ship cruise. Risk of piracy in this part of the Indian Ocean has... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2015
ActRegular_traveller
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Canberra, Australia
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10 Dec 2015
“Hidden Paradise”
9 Mar 2015
“A very special experience”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1000 km from Mahe, Seychelles
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Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

We went here by ship to explore the island and for diving. The research station staff was very friendly and happy to guide us, but all was arranged before hand. This World Heritage site is a beauty that holds many interesting stories and species. Scuba...More

5  Thank JeanPierreEls
Reviewed 10 March 2015

We visited here as part of a small ship cruise. Risk of piracy in this part of the Indian Ocean has been in decline for a couple of years and our ship had an anti-piracy team aboard, and our cruise ship was the first to...More

14  Thank ActRegular_traveller
Reviewed 4 February 2012

Aldabra Atoll is a World Heritage Site and is rarely visited mainly because of its remote location, expense, and piracy. There are no scheduled ship or air service that I am aware of. You can charter very expensive flights to Aldabra and make arrangements to...More

28  Thank compassNSEW
Reviewed 23 October 2009

This site is only rarely visited - around 1000 visitors annually - and uninhabited save for a small group of scientists and naturalists. The terrain is difficult on foot although worth it to see indigenous species such as the Aldabra flightless rail, the giant tortoise...More

14  Thank Layces
Reviewed 21 June 2008
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Navi K
Hello, How do I get there ? Which companies arrange the tours to Aldabra ? Could you please describe the options of getting there and away (from where), costs, arrangements etc. ? Many thanks ! Navi
20 April 2015|
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Response from dgtripPhoenix_AZ |
In 2015 Lindblad Expeditions had a cruise out of Tanzania to the Seychelles stopping at Assumption Island and Aldabra in the Farqhuar group of Islands, A few stops in the Amirantes group including Curieuse, and stops on... More
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