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Tourist advisory tips

  • While buying excursions ensure that you are dealing with licensed operators.Seychelles Police
  • Do not be compelled to buy anything from anyone.
  • Be sure you have a means of contact with you anywhere you go.

At the beach

  • It is advisable not to leave your belongings or personal properties unattended on the beach while you are in the water. 

At the Hotel, Guesthouse, other accommodation

  • Report any suspicious, unattended luggage or parcels to the personnel at reception.
  • Never leave your luggage unattended unless it is locked away in your room.Seychelles Police
  • Store valuables in the safety deposit box.
  • Keep your room locked.
  • If someone knocks, check who it is before opening the door. Contact reception if you have any reason for concern.
  • Hand your keys in whenever you leave.
  • Inform your friends or hotel personnel where you are going.

In your vehicle

  • Do not leave your valuables exposed in unattended vehicle even if it is locked.
  • Lock valuable items in the boot (trunk) before your departure.
  • At night, park in well-lit areas.
  • Never pick up strangers or hitchhikers.Seychelles Police
  • If in doubt about the safety of an area, phone a police station for advice and help.

On hiking trails

  • In the interest of personal safety and having assistance in the case of a physical or medical emergency, it is advisable to explore trails in groups.
  • Steer away from isolated areas unless accompanied by a guide.

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