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Where is Seychelles
About Map: Map showing where is Seychelles located in the World.
Seychelles is located in the Indian Ocean.Seychelles map also shows that it is an archipelago of more than 100 islands. It is about 1,500 km east of mainland of Africa continent.

Madagascar lies in the south-west of Seychelles. Some of the other nearby islands and island countries are, Zanzibar, Comoros, Mayotte, and Mauritius.

The government type of Seychelles is Multiple-party Republic, under which the president Seychelles is use to be both head of state and head of government. The president is elected for a five-year term of office by popular vote.

The economy of the country is dependent upon agriculture, fishing, manufacturing, services, and tourism. Above all, the government’s liberal policies promote tourism and tourism related industries. The country has beautiful natural landscapes that attracts tourist from all over the world.

Quick Facts
Continent Africa
Where is Located Seychelles is a country located in the Eastern Africa
Coordinates 4°37'S55°27'E
Capital Victoria
Largest City Victoria
Neighboring CountriesNone
Administrative divisions25 administrative districts
Area 451 km sq
Population87,785 (2012)
Official Language French, English, Seychellois Creole
Currency Seychellois rupee (SCR)
ISO Alpha-2 CodeSC
ISO Alpha-3 Code SYC
ISO Numeric Code690
GDP $2.317 billion 2012 estimate
Calling code 248
Time Zone SCT (UTC+4)
Internet TLD .sc