Morne Seychellois National Park hiking trail:
Located at the heart of Mahé is the Morne Seychellois National Park rising to a height of about 900 meters above sea level. Morne Seychellois National Park hike is very famous hike in Seychelles, where most of the tourist will prefer to do first.
It is a 5 hour long hike through bumpy trails and also through undergrowth. The hike can be stressful for the beginners but for experienced hikers nothing can be more rewarding.
This climb is not something that can be done by amateurs or children and is best left to the experience hikers. It is stressful and very enduring.
There is only one road that goes through the park and that is the Sans Souci road with only a small sign indicating that the natural park exists, being a winding along the mountain it is filled with amazing scenic points.
Things to know:
Stretching over 10 km and 4 km around the mountain covers about 20% of the entire nations land mass. The most enduring and rewarding hikes are in this park and hiking enthusiasts find come from all over to experience the hike and the beauty of nature that it offers. One experience that cannot be matched would be reaching the top of the 905-metre Morne Seychellois.
The starting point is a path below the plantation on the Sans Souci road; one other thing is that the view from the top is incomparable. For the best experience it is best to take a tour guide and also to make sure to not to do the hike after some rain as the paths can become slippery, but Morne Seychellois National Park hike is truly a mind blowing hike experience in Seychelles.
Another place that can be reached from this road is that Morne Blanc which raises’ to about 667 meters above sea level which gives a view of the west coast of Mahé.