Kaunda Selisho
Lifestyle Journalist
1 minute read
19 Sep 2019
11:47 am

How much you can expect to pay on a return trip to the Seychelles

Kaunda Selisho

Air Seychelles currently operates daily services between the islands and Johannesburg.

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It is advisable to always fly direct to the islands when travelling with Air Seychelles – even if you have to pay a premium. The over-40-year-old national airline of the Republic of Seychelles recently introduced a new fuel-efficient A320neo aircraft to service their existing route between Johannesburg and the main island of Mahe. The plane is named Veuve (the Seychelles Paradise Flycatcher, an endangered bird unique to the archipelago). It features 168 seats, 12 of which are Business Class. Chief executive officer of Air Seychelles Remco Althuis said: “South Africa remains a very important market for Air Seychelles and with...