The Seychelles unique tea selections, under its well known brand name: ‘Seyte’, is highly reputed amongst local consumers as well as visitors.
A wonderful selection of the finest and quality tea is available in attractive packs and selection boxes at STC supermarkets and Whole sale Points on Mahe, Praslin and La Digue, as well as our Duty free outlet,at the Departure Lounge.
Delicious fragrant flavors such as Island Tea, Vanilla Tea, Citronelle Tea plus many more are on high demands, and the whole collection can be viewed at The Factory at Morne Blanc, perfect site for its large tea plantation located on the foothill of the highest mountain/peak of Seychelles, Morne Seychellois.
New tea flavors such as strawberry and mint are also being introduced on the local market.
The Tea Tavern Restaurant located at the factory provides visitors with the opportunity to enjoy fresh Seyte tea,and purchase of fresh tea from the Tea Outlet.
STC Tea Unit grows, harvests, blends and processes in its state-of-the-art factory which still proudly uses traditional,and orthodox methods, such fascinating process which attracts daily visitors to the factory.
Whilst continuously maintaining the architecture of the Living Museum, which showcases interesting features of previous and current/actual tea production in Seychelles, there is also possibility to further develop the Morne Blanc premise for tourism attraction through services such as restaurant and nature trail.
The market for tea and coffee products remain consistent whilst STC has plans to bring in brand new state of the arts equipment to grow their operations.