Cruises in the Garden of Eden

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A snorkeler walking along a white sandy beach.
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Swimming with sharks
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The sun lights up this beautiful tropical forest.
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Snorkelers interacting with a friendly whale shark.
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Snorkel the clear, tropical waters
Pegasus dining room.
Pegasus buffett and dining room.


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Private Independent Travel

Explore the stunning Seychelles Islands on this unique 8-day cruise in the garden of Eden. Located off the coast of Eastern Africa, these unspoiled islands are sure to please every traveler. Explore the sun-washed shores of the region aboard the the small ship Pegagus.

Day 1

    Mahe, Victoria / St Anne

    Embark this afternoon. After the welcome cocktail and safety drill, leave port Victoria in the Seychelles and sail to nearby St Anne for a refreshing swim stop off the ship. Overnight at anchor near St Anne.

    Day 2

      Curieuse Island

      Sail to Curieuse and arrive early this morning. Explore this uninhabited island, once a leper colony and home to giant tortoises. Your guided walking excursion brings you to a farm and takes you along mangrove forests. Return to the beach for a BBQ under the trees. Afterward, enjoy an afternoon of beach and sea activities. Overnight at anchor.

      Day 3

        Cousin Island / Anse Lazio

        This morning sail to Cousin island. Join an optional excursion to the Bird Sanctuary which is in the care of Bird Life International. A quarter million birds breed on Cousin, which also has several nesting beaches for turtles. In the afternoon sail to Anse Lazio, one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. There is time for water sports, snorkeling or optional diving while you stay here. Evening at anchor.

        Day 4

          Aride / St Pierre

          Leave early in the morning to reach to Aride, a striking granite island north of Praslin. Unlike her name, the island has a dense vegetation and is home to colonies of birds. Your optional excursion takes you all the way to the top of the island for an amazing view. The island is home to the Wright's gardenia, found nowhere else on earth, and to bird species like the Audubon's shearwater and the Seychelles warbler. Reach St Pierre after lunch for a three hour snorkeling and swimming stop. At sunset, leave St Pierre to sail into Baie St Anne, Praslin. Overnight at dock while enjoying Creole Night.

          Day 5

            Baie St Anne / Felicite

            Disembark for an optional excursion to the famous Vallee de Mai Reserve, a world heritage site. Explore the pathways under tall palm trees which produce the famous Coco de Mer. Along the way you might sight a black parrot only found in Praslin. Sail this afternoon to Felicite for swimming, snorkeling, or an optional diving excursion on this uninhabited islands. Sail this evening into La Digue, where you anchor in front of the port overnight.

            Day 6

              La Digue / Moyenne Island

              Wake up in La Digue, a quaint community in the Seychelles where time is standing still. Oxcarts and bicycles still outnumber cars by far. Your optional morning oxcart tour take you to the picturesque Anse de Source d’ Argent for a refreshing swim. It is said that this is the most photographed beach in the world. Late afternoon sail to Moyenne Island, found opposite Mahe. Arrive this evening and overnight at anchor.

              Day 7

                Moyenne Island / Mahe

                Join a short guided trip around the island and take some time for a swim. Enjoy a beach BBQ and then take advantage of your last opportunity for snorkeling and swimming. Leave Moyenne Island for Mahe's Victoria Port in the afternoon. Later, reach the Inter Island Quay on Mahe. There is a Captain's Farewell Dinner with live music and dancing to celebrate your final evening onboard. Overnight in Mahe.

                Day 8

                  Mahe, Victoria / Disembark

                  Disembark this morning for your continued journey home.
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                  Conservation charges: $310 per person
                  Conservation charges: $390 per person
                  Conservation charges: $390 per person
                  Africa, Seychelles Islands, Mahe, Aride, Anse Lazio, Cousin Island, Curieuse Island, Baie St Anne, La Digue, St Anne Island, Felicite, Moyenne Island, St. Pierre
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                  - Please note that fares do not include port charges and possible fuel surcharges. Contact us for details.
                  - Please note that shore excursions are offered at additional costs.

                  Child Discount:
                  Children between the ages of 7-10 sharing a cabin with two paying adults receive a 50% discount. Children between the ages of 10-16 sharing a cabin with two paying adults receive a 35% discount.

                  Cruise fares include:
                  - Accommodation in double or twin cabins with private SH/WC & air conditioning
                  - Full-board: American buffet breakfast and two main meals daily, including a Welcome Cocktail, a Creole Night, fun BBQ (weather permitting) and Captain’s Dinner
                  - Regular (filter) coffee, tea and still mineral water free all day
                  - Use of fishing and snorkeling equipment
                  - Multilingual Cruise Escort

                  Not included:
                  - Beverages (except those mentioned above)
                  - Shore excursions on the islands or other land arrangements
                  - Crew tips
                  - Passenger personal expenses
                  - Conservation charges

                  Deposit & Payment

                  Initial deposit is 30%, and most travelers will call our office and pay the deposit with a credit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, AmEx, and Discover. Alternatively, you can send a check to our Missoula, Montana, office or register online at:

                  Final payment is due 70 days prior to departure.

                  Final payment by bank transfer, check or Visa, Mastercard, Discover, or Amex. Credit Card payments subject to 3% convenience fee and maximum $15,000 charge.

                  Booking last minute? No problem! Please contact one of our trip planners, and we can get you on your way if booking less than 70 days prior to departure.

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                  Cancellation Policy

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                  60-31 days30% cruise cost
                  30-0 days100% cruise cost