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Flights to Bird Island

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Book flights to Bird Island

Bird Island is a small island north of the main Seychelles islands. It's a great choice for travellers interested in wildlife and nature. The island is known for its large population of birds, particularly sooty terns which arrive in the tens of thousands between May and October. You can also find other bird species year-round and giant tortoises roam freely across the island. Bird Island offers a chance to disconnect and experience a secluded island environment. There are walking trails to explore the island, opportunities for snorkelling in clear waters, and a chance to see nesting sea turtles on the beaches. Accommodation is available in self-catering villas. Keep in mind that as a wildlife sanctuary, the island has a focus on conservation and offers a simpler, more natural experience.

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Airports near Bird Island

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Bird Island, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Bird Island becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Seychelles International Airport

This is the main international airport in Seychelles and is located on the island of Mahé, which is the largest and most populated island in the country. It is approximately a 30-minute drive from Bird Island.


Praslin Island Airport

If you prefer a shorter domestic flight, you can fly into Praslin Island Airport, which is located on the neighboring island of Praslin. From there, you can take a ferry or a short domestic flight to Bird Island. The airport is about a 15-minute drive from the ferry terminal.


Denis Island Airstrip

Another option is to fly into Denis Island Airstrip, which is located on Denis Island, a private island close to Bird Island. From there, you can arrange a transfer to Bird Island by boat or helicopter. The airstrip is about a 10-minute drive from the boat transfer point.


Desroches Island Airport

If you're looking for a more exclusive and luxurious experience, you can consider flying into Desroches Island Airport, which is located on Desroches Island. From there, you can arrange a private transfer to Bird Island. The airport is approximately a 30-minute drive from the boat transfer point.

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Buy your flights to Bird Island and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Bird Island offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Bird Island

Discovering the many attractions of Bird Island can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

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Experience the Unspoiled Paradise

Discover the untouched beauty of Bird Island, Seychelles, where pristine beaches meet azure waters. A haven for nature lovers and birdwatchers alike.

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Connect with Nature's Wonders

Get up close and personal with the world's heaviest land bird, the Seychelles Giant Tortoise, and witness the spectacular sight of thousands of migratory birds.

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Escape the Ordinary

Immerse yourself in tranquility with our eco-friendly lodges. Enjoy breathtaking sunsets, indulge in fresh local cuisine, and let the rhythmic waves lull you to sleep.

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