Practical information : Treat yourself (& others) Seychelles
In general, shops are open from 9am to 4.30pm or 5pm (supermarkets until 7pm or 8pm) from Monday to Friday and Saturday morning until 1pm. The only shops open on Sundays are small grocery stores.
What's very local
Go to the Victoria Market on Saturday morning to prepare for Sunday's family picnic on the beach.
Many souvenir shops, especially in Beau Vallon, are of poor quality. Do not hesitate to push the door of more expensive shops to bring back a quality item.