Holiday Guide for Seychelles in 2019

Seychelles 2019
Seychelles
2019

Seychelles information

Coronavirus Notice A completed application for entry into Seychelles must be submitted before boarding. The form can be obtained at http://tourism.gov.sc. Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative coronavirus test result issued at most 48 hours before arrival and are subject to medical screening. Visitors must have a hotel reservation confirmation.
Coronavirus: Travel status Airports in Seychelles have reopened to passengers arriving directly from Australia, Austria, Botswana, China, Croatia, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Japan, Luxembourg, Mauritius, Monaco, Namibia, New Zealand, Norway, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland and Thailand. Seychelles Travel Guide

Population: 91,400
Capital: Victoria
Calling Code: (248)
Time Zone: +4 UTC
Currency: Seychellois rupee
Language: French

Weather in Victoria

Summary: Rain and humid throughout the day.
Temperature: 26.65°c
Wind speed: 3.63kph
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Seychelles List of National Holidays in Seychelles in 2019

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

Seychelles: New Year's Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel

Day after New Year's Day


Day after New Year's Day

Seychelles: Some countries observes a second public holiday for New Year's celebration

Good Friday

 Long Weekend! 
Good Friday

Seychelles: Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.

Holy Saturday


Holy Saturday

Seychelles: Day before Easter and the last day of Holy Week. Commemorates the day that Jesus Christ's body lay in the tomb

Easter Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Easter Monday

Seychelles: Easter is probably the most important holiday of the Christian year, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus

Labour Day


Labour Day

Seychelles: This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the labour movement

Constitutional Day


Constitutional Day

Seychelles: Marks the adoption of a multi-party democratic constitution in 1993

Corpus Christi


Corpus Christi

Seychelles: The Feast of Corpus Christi is a Catholic festival celebrated on the second Thursday after Whitsun

Independence Day


Independence Day

Seychelles: Marks the date when Seychelles gained independence from the United Kingdom in 1976

Assumption Day


Assumption Day

Seychelles: The Feast of the Assumption is the principal feast of the Blessed Virgin, the mother of Jesus Christ

All Saints' Day

 Long Weekend! 
All Saints' Day

Seychelles: Pope Boniface IV dedicated the day as a holiday to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary and all martyrs

Immaculate Conception


Immaculate Conception

Seychelles: It is a day that celebrates the belief that Mary, mother of Jesus, was preserved from original sin all of her life

Immaculate Conception (in lieu)

 Long Weekend! 
Immaculate Conception (in lieu)

Seychelles: It is a day that celebrates the belief that Mary, mother of Jesus, was preserved from original sin all of her life

Christmas Day


Christmas Day

Seychelles: Christmas celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which according to tradition took place on December 25th 1 BC

Notes

  • If a holiday falls on a Sunday, the following Monday will also be a public holiday.