29 June 2016
Republic of Seychelles’ Independence Day
One of the most significant dates in the Republic of Seychelles’ history is Independence Day; this marks the nation’s independence from Great Britain on June 29, 1976. Seychellois celebrate it annually and tourists who will visit Seychelles will be impressed on how the locals show their national pride and patriotism. Those who happen to be in the Seychelles on 29th of June are in for a real treat for celebration of Independence Day bears a family-like character. It's the time for families to go to a local park to have a picnic and for some they travel to go to the beach and watch the spectacular prismatic firework that illuminates the sky in the evening. Celebrate this Holiday in one of the most beautiful islands in Seychelles, Praslin and La Digue. This is where you can experience the festivity prepared for the families and couples wherein you will witness the obligatory dancing and singing of locals. No matter what your preferences are in music, food and activities, surely, Seychelles Independence day will captive your interest and makes you realize that you are in a place worth coming back to. This celebration is not to be missed!