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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Seychelles Garden of Eden

Discover the paradise of the Seychelles on this superb 8-night yacht cruise holiday exploring the unique natural habitats of birds, turtles and tortoises, with plenty of time for relaxation and diving, snorkelling and swimming

Fly Cruise
8 nights from £2425pp

Megayacht Holiday
  • Sunset over a Seychelles resort
  • Seychelles beach
  • Tropical fish
  • Seychelles

Call us on 01756 706500 (+44 1756 706500) to discuss this holiday

Variety Cruises

Save up to 40% on cruise cost or no single supplement PLUS free shore excursions! Applies to 6, 20 Apr and 18 May 2018 departures only. Subject to availability

Seychelles Garden of Eden Special Offer

Discover the beauty and charm of the unspoilt Seychelles whilst island hopping. These islands will captivate you, from the abundance of wildife to the dense forests and tropical fish, this truly is a spectacular Indian Ocean cruise.

This yacht cruise explores many breathtaking islands in this archipelago, each bursting with individual character and charm, from the bird colonies of Aride to the quaint island of La Digue. Explore crystal clear waters with tropical fish or discover the famous 'Coco de Mer' palm trees on a walk through the lush rainforests.

The advantage of being at sea means that many of the activites on offer such as swimming, diving and snorkeling are virtually always possible throughout the entire duration of the cruise.

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Seychelles Garden of Eden Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Mahe

Fly overnight from the UK to Mahe.

Day 2 - Port Victoria (Mahe) - St Anne

On arrival at Mahe airport transfer to the ship for embarkation and enjoy a welcome cocktail. We leave Port Victoria and sail to St Anne for a refreshing swim stop. Overnight at anchor near the island of St Anne. Enjoy a Welcome Dinner this evening.

Day 3 - St Anne Island - Curieuse

Leave St Anne island early morning and cruise to Curieuse, an uninhabited island which is home to giant tortoises. Our optional walking excursion with a park guide will take us to the farm, along mangrove forests. Later, enjoy a BBQ on the beach, followed by beach and sea activities. Overnight at anchor.

Day 4 - Cousin Island - Anse Lazio

This morning we sail to Cousin Island. Optional excursion to this Bird Sanctuary, in the care of the International Council of Birds preservation. A quarter million birds breed on Cousin which also has several nesting beaches for turtles. In the afternoon we sail to Anse Lazio, Praslin, one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Time for water sports, snorkelling or optional diving. Evening at anchor.

Day 5 - Aride - St Pierre Island - Baie St Anne

We leave Anse Lazio for Aride, a striking granite island north of Praslin. Unlike her name, the island has a dense vegetation and is home to colonies of birds. Our 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. At noon, cruise to St Pierre Island for a 3 hour swim and snorkelling stop. At sunset, cruise to Baie St Anne. Overnight at dock. Creole night.

Day 6 - Baie St Anne - Felicite or Grand Soeur - La Digue

We disembark 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. This afternoon, cruise to Felicite or Grand Soeur for snorkelling and swimming or take the optional diving excursion. Evening sailing to La Digue and moor overnight.

Day 7 - La Digue - Moyenne Island

La Digue is a quiet island community where time is standing still: No cars, just bicycles and oxcarts. Perhaps take the optional excursion by bus to the Veuve Nature Reserve through Union Plantation to l'Anse Source d'Argent beach. Enjoy a tour of the copra kiln, a traditional coconut oil mill and colonial plantation house at the L'Union Estate before spending time at l'Anse Source d'Argent beach. Admire the rock formations before shopping for souvenirs at La Passe. Return to the ship and sail to Moyenne Island. Evening arrival and overnight at anchor.

Day 8 - Moyenne Island - Mahe

Short tour of the island and time for a swim, before enjoying a beach BBQ. This afternoon, cruise to Victoria Port and on to Inter Island Quay in Mahe. Captain's Farewell Dinner this evening. Overnight in Mahe.

Day 9 - Mahe - UK

Disembark your ship and transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK.

The Captain reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7 nights accommodation in a double or twin cabin with ensuite facilities and air conditioning
  • Return flights from the UK
  • Overseas airport transfers
  • Full board with American buffet breakfast and two main meals on board daily
  • Regular (filter) coffee ,tea and bottled water free all day
  • Use of fishing equipment (subject to availability)
  • English speaking Cruise Escort

Price Does Not Include

  • Port and Conservation Charges
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Shore excursions
  • Personal expenses

2018 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

Departure Date Brochure Price from Blue Water Price from
Feb 23; Mar 02, 09, 16, 23, 30; Apr 06, 13, 20, 27; May 04, 11, 18, 25; Jun 01, 08, 15, 22, 29£2749£2569
Jul 06, 13, 20, 27; Aug 03, 10, 17, 24, 31; Sep 07, 14, 21, 28£2585£2425
Oct 05, 12, 19, 27£2749£2569
Nov 02, 16, 23, 30£2855£2855
Dec 07, 14£2669£2669
Dec 21, 28£2855£2855

2019 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

Departure Date Brochure Price from Blue Water Price from
Jan 04£2669£2669
Jan 11, 18, 25; Feb 01, 08, 15, 22; Mar 01, 08, 15, 22, 29; Apr 05, 12, 19, 26; May 03, 10, 17, 24£2855£2855
May 31; Jun 07, 14, 21; Aug 02, 09, 16, 23, 30; Sep 06, 13, 20, 27£2669£2669
Oct 04, 11, 18, 25£2855£2855

Price Information

  • Prices are per person based on two people sharing a Cat C cabin. Flight supplement may apply.
  • Cabin Upgrade Supplements:
  • Cat B - Up to Oct 2018: £155pp - £200pp Nov 2018 - Oct 2019: £182pp - £227pp
  • Cat A - Up to Oct 2018: £419pp - £549pp Nov 2018 - Oct 2019: £591pp - £636pp
  • Port Taxes and Other Charges: Up to Oct 2018: £300pp Nov 2018 - Oct 2019: £314pp
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