More photos in the vicinity:
Baie Lazare
Freshwater Pond Near Baie Lazare
Granite Blocks in the Tropical Forest

At this location the coral reef is not high enough to protect the beach. Thus the surf is meeting the beach (although in weakened form).
Beach at the Southern End of Mahé
Date: Jän 23, 2007
Longitude: 55° 30.06'
Latitude: -4° 47.14'

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Map references: left: courtesy CIA, middle: courtesy US LoC Map Collection, right: courtesy NASA.
This page has been updated on: 2007-Nov-08