Lie back and relax on a stunning Seychelles beach with a good book!
Take a snorkelling trip to explore the coral reefs that teem with tropical fish
Discover the fantastic birdlife of Bird Island and see the giant tortoises
Hire a car and explore the tropical rainforest on the interior of Praslin Island
- Bird Island
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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Day 1 International outbound flight
International outbound flight
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Mahe.
Day 2 Bird Island
Day 3 Bird Island
Day 4 Bird Island
Bird island is very much a nature paradise where you can enjoy walks, relax on the beautiful beaches or head out snorkelling on the protected reefs. Equally, if you're interested in birds and wildlife, the migratory and resident bird species and giant tortoises won't disappoint!
Day 5 Bird Island
Day 6 Praslin
You will be taken to the airstrip in time for your flight back to Mahe and then on to Praslin. You will be met and driven to your hotel, L'Archipel, a beautiful property set on a hillside at the end of a long sandy beach, the perfect place to relax.
Day 7 Praslin
Day 8 Praslin
Today you may wish to visit the Vallée de Mai World Heritage Site, a 20 hectare stretch of palm forest which remains largely unchanged since prehistoric times. Learn about the region's endemic plant and wildlife such as the coco de mer, and if you're lucky you may even spot the very rare black parrot.
Day 9 Praslin
You could try the Glacis Noir walking trail today, a clearly marked trail that leads to a fire tower built on a hilltop overlooking the east coast of Praslin and which offers great views of La Digue and other surrounding islands.
Day 10 Praslin
Day 11 Praslin
A visit to Aride Island makes for a great day out. The island is a breeding colony for more than one million seabirds including the lesser noddy, tropical shearwater and roseate tern amongst others. The island is also home to the greater and lesser frigate birds, and is one of the best places in the Seychelles to see them.
Day 12 International return flight
Praslin , International return flight
Day 13 International return flight
International return flight
Arrive home today to complete your journey.
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