Inter Island Ferry Pty Ltd, based at the Praslin Jetty provides a regular ferry service to and from La Digue. It is serviced by two schooners (Curieuse and Silhouette). They are made of timber and they are powered by either wind (sails) or  diesel (Beaudoin & Ford engines).

 

Praslin - La Digue - Praslin  Ferry Service With Inter Island Ferry Pty Ltd.
The crossing, about 4000 miles, is about 30 minutes and the boat travel at 8 to 10 knots.