Mahe, Victoria / St AnneEmbark 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.
Curieuse IslandThis morning visit this uninhabited island, once a leper colony and home to giant tortoises. Your walking excursion with a park guide will bring you to the farm, along mangrove forests. Enjoy an afternoon of beach and sea activities. Overnight at anchor.
Cousin Island / Anse LazioThis morning sail to Cousin island. 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. Time for water sports, snorkeling or optional diving. Evening at anchor.
Aride / St PierreLeave 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 will take you all the way to the top of the island for an amazing view of the island. The island is home to the Wright's gardenia found nowhere else on earth and to bird species like the Audubon's shearwater, 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.
Baie St AnneDisembark for an optional excursion to the famous Vallee de Mai Reserve, a world heritage site. You will explore the pathways under tall palm trees which produce the famous Coco de Mer and you might sight a black parrot only found in Praslin. Afternoon at leisure for snorkeling or optional diving excursions.
Felicite / La DigueThis morning reach Felicite - depending on sea conditions - offering great snorkeling in crystal clear waters. After lunch arrive in La Digue, a quiet island community where time is standing still: no cars, just bicycles and oxcarts. Your optional oxcart tour will take you to the picturesque Anse de Source dí Argent for a sunset swim. It is said that this is the most photographed beach in the world.
Moyenne Island / MaheEmbark this morning for Moyenne Island where you will enjoy a beach BBQ on the island. This is the last opportunity for snorkeling and swimming. Early evening departure for Inter Island Quay, Mahe. Enjoy the Captains Farewell Dinner on board while anchored overnight in port.
Mahe, Victoria / DisembarkDisembark this morning for your continued journey home.