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Curieuse Island: Tours & Tickets

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Curieuse Island Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are short on time and do not want to do full day tour can be done in few hours. Just walk alonge Cote d Or beach and look for any water taxi service. Round trip 30-35 euro. All the boats with full day...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank TamyJelka
Reviewed 1 week ago

As with all of the islands, a beautiful location. Unfortunately, Curieuse has a bit of a petting zoo atmosphere.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank tspaet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The giant tortoises were so cool to see and interact with. Beautiful little natural paradise. Awesome short hike across the island to the beach. 10 min water taxi ride from Praslin. Would definitely recommend!

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank courtneyg27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful island that takes care of its tortoise population..they keep the little ones from hatchlings to the age of 7+ in a nursery to protect them from poachers. Then those that are big enough are left to roam free but the rangers make sure they...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jacqui S
Reviewed 13 October 2019 via mobile

It's a beautiful island in the middle of Seychelles. We visited here as a part of the Cousin, Curieuse and St. Pierre package with Sagittarius Taxi Boat Excursions. The place is stunning as it gets. We finished lunch and did a 40 minute hike which...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ebershibin
Reviewed 11 October 2019

Only the reason (for me anyway!)why I did choose destination- Seychelles to visit this summer.Could hardly wait to see this island and absolutely worth it.It was so easy to access from Praslin on the sea taxi.Definitely worth to see it.Whole Island is amazing,all the beauty...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MiriamPlskova
Reviewed 7 October 2019

if you want to see giant tortoises up close and personal, then this is one of the places on your bucket list. We arrived by boat from nearby Praslin and tortoises are in and around the area where you hop off. our boat was to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank RobandMitch
Reviewed 24 September 2019 via mobile

We booked a tour at Cote d'Or Beach, which included a boattrip to curieuse Island. The island is beautiful, nice place to see turtles and it has a nice beach, also for swimming and snorkeling. Tax to pay 200 Rupies pP... As always, if you...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank HanniWalterson
Reviewed 16 September 2019 via mobile

On curieuse you can experience the giant aldabra turtles as they roam around freely, can feed them and take pictures. They're very friendly and curious, many approach you, looking for food. It's a shame, that everywhere else, they're always imprisoned. There's a nice walk across...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 290sandraz
Reviewed 26 August 2019 via mobile

Visited with the family as part of a tour organised by Sagittarius taxis next to Paradise Sun hotel. Fantastic fresh grilled fish lunch and a walk through to the doctor’s house before moving on to St Pierre for snorkelling. Best known for the giant tortoise...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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ani_berment
4 April 2019|
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Response from 471Lisa_R | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember what we paid for the tour. Geoli Tours picked us up at our hotel that morning. Contact them for all other details. They were absolutely terrific and we would use them again.
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pepmb8
17 January 2019|
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Thanks B C, I contacted them and got a price list, seems perfect, no need to book just to show there in the morning, great
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