Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve
Rank: Top 1000
Wonder Type: Natural
In the heart of the small island of Praslin, the reserve has the vestiges of a natural palm forest preserved in almost its original state. The famous coco de mer , from a palm-tree once believed to grow in the depths of the sea, is the largest seed in the plant kingdom.
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