GLACIS

Jim Moncherry
District Administrator

The Glacis district is located in the northern part of Mahe, between Beau Vallon and Anse Etoile district. It is divided in 7 zones namely North East Point, Machabée, L’ilot, Glacis Central, Vista Do Mar, La Gogue-Glacis and Sorento.

The boundry from Anse Etoile begins at North East Point near the small marsh next to Kreol Fleurage on one side and North East Point beach on the other side and ends at Bel Horizon Self catering residence going to Beau-Vallon.
Due to the location, near the coast the district consist of large stretch of beautiful beaches and thus nearly all construction especially housing is on the hill side of the district.

Glacis is located in the North of Mahé Island which the largest Island in the archipelago of Seychelles. The district borders with Anse Etoile district and Beau-Vallon district and it covers a 7km2 area of land.