Day by day
Today you will take an overnight flight to the Seychelles.
On arrival in Mahé you will be met by our representative and shown to the domestic terminal for your 30 minute light aircraft flight to Bird Island. There should be great views of some of Seychelles islands and coral reefs from the plane so make sure you have your camera ready.
You will be staying at Bird Island Lodge for the next three nights. A relaxed eco lodge it offers a simple, tranquil getaway with all meals included.
The island is a nature lover's paradise and you should have most of this afternoon to start exploring or simply relax on the stunning beach.
Today you have a full day at leisure that you can fill as you wish.
The lodge has an excellent nature expert who can take you round the island to see some of the amazing wildlife, including some rare species of birds, giant tortoises and hawksbill turtles.
Another day at leisure on Bird Island. There is great snorkeling with plenty of marine life at the reef just off Hirondelle beach and the hotel has snorkeling equipment as well as kayaks.
A last morning to explore Bird Island before catching a light aircraft flight back to Mahé. Our representative will meet you from the flight and escort you to check in for the scenic 20 minute flight to the island of Praslin.
At Praslin you will be met by your driver and taken to Acajou Beach by private transfer.
You should arrive at Acajou in the early afternoon giving you time to get acquainted with your home for the next week.
Today you might like to explore the lush inland landscape of the island with a visit to the Vallee du Mai. This world heritage site has a collection of rare plants, including the coco de mer palm.
Sailing trips are a great way to explore the other islands in the Seychelles as well as enjoying some great snorkeling opportunities. Your specialist can advise you on a variety of options.
The sleepy island of La Digue is only a short ferry ride away and well worth a day trip to see the picturesque beach at Source D'Argent where the soft white sand is scattered with large granite boulders.
You may like to spend the rest of your days at leisure simply relaxing at the hotel, enjoying its location on one of the best beaches on the island. There are bicycles for rent if you'd like to explore further or you can walk down to one of the nearby local restaurants.
Days 10 - 12
Today your driver will collect you from your hotel for a private transfer back to the airport for your flight home.