car hire in Seychelles

Tips for driving your rental car in Seychelles

If you're travelling to Seychelles, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Seychelles is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Victoria counts 29,298 inhabitants. In Victoria lives 32,3% of the entire country's population, which counts over 90,846 inhabitants. In Seychelles the language spoken most widespread is english but people also speak french and creole. The time zone in Seychelles is GMT+04:00 so make sure you adjust your watch at landing. We suggest adjusting your watch before take-off to help conquer jetlag! The electric plug type in Seychelles is G and the electric voltage is 240 V, so it could be a good idea to bring an adaptor with you to protect your devices' lifetime. The calling code in Seychelles is +248, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.

More travel information about Seychelles

With a fuel cost in Seychelles averaging at 1,13 GBP, driving around the country won't break the bank. Seychelles shares its land borders with , which mean there are plenty of road trip options for travellers wishing to explore a little further. Before crossing any border, please make sure that this is in line with the terms and conditions of your car hire as these might vary according to the supplier you rent your car from. The roads stretch for 316, which ranks Seychelles as the 201st country in the world with the longest road system. This amount of road will let you drive across the country and discover its wonders, secret spots and the delicious local tastes. Please note that in Seychelles there is a left-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the United States Dollar (SCR). Speed limits in town are 25 km/h and on motorways they are 50 km/h. Bear in mind that in Seychelles, speaking on the phone while driving is allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Seychelles

Seychelles boasts two UNESCO sites which confirm this country's important heritage. Should you visit this country for leisure you can't miss spots like the natural site of Vall?e de Mai Nature Reserve and the natural site of Aldabra Atoll. GoCarHire.co.uk lets you cancel or amend your booking completely free if done at least within 24h from the vehicle pick-up.