Visa Free entry
Seychelles allows all nationalities to enter the country without a visa. The traveler is issued a one month entry permit which can be extended for 2 months later on. This means that French nationals do not need to apply for a visa from the embassy.
A tourist is required to satisfy the immigration personnel at the airport about their status as a genuine visitor. In order to do this, it is recommended that the following information or documents are in hand:
a) A valid passport that will not expire for the next 6 months.
b) Blank pages in passport.
c) A return ticket to home country or a further destination.
d) Accommodation or hotel confirmations
e) Proof of sufficient funds for your stay will need to provided.
Submission, Processing Times and fees
A visa is issued on entry so their is no waiting time for the process. However, the extension of visa may take some time and it is best to contact the Department of Immigration, Seychelles to get a better idea of what should be expected.
Their is no charge for the first entry into the country. However, you will be charged SCR 1,000 for extending your visa.
You will immediately receive a stamped passport at the airport, so their is no need of receiving the passport and documents separately.
a) 6 month valid passport
b) A return ticket
c) Hotel confirmations
d) Proof of sufficient funds