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    Places visited:

  • Mahe
  • Praslin
  • Explore Praslin Island from a great central location

  • Snorkel on the colourful reefs off Mahe and Praslin

  • Visit the giant tortoises on nearby island La Digue

  • Enjoy a great range of activities and watersports

Audley Travel specialist Lucy

What our specialists say...

This trip offers a wonderful family getaway in one of the most beautiful beach destinations in the world, the Seychelles. Start off with four nights exploring the beautiful island of Praslin and then enjoy an amazing resort on Mahe with plenty of facilities. The accommodation has all been chosen to suit families who want activities and different dining options within easy reach, and combines a small hotel with a larger beachfront resort.

We recommend this trip for:

  • Mahe
  • Praslin
  • Mahe

Itinerary idea in detail

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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 Praslin

Mahe , Praslin

On arrival in Mahe you will be met and assisted to your domestic flight to Praslin island. Here you will be met by a private driver who will take you to your hotel to settle in.

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Day 3 Praslin

Praslin

Praslin is home to the Vallee du Mai National Park where you can see the coco du mer palm trees which are iconic on the islands and found nowhere else in the world.

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Day 4 Praslin

Praslin

The warm Indian Ocean lends itself to some great snorkelling trips, and children will love seeing the colourful fish and maybe even turtles if you are lucky!

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Day 5 Praslin

Praslin

If you want to see another island, take a day trip over to La Digue Island today by ferry and explore this unique island by bicycle. Here you can see the giant tortoises at the old plantation house.

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Day 6 Mahe

Praslin , Mahe

After being collected from your hotel you will be driven over to the airport to catch your flight to Mahe with Air Seychelles. Once you arrive in Mahe you will be collected and transferred to the stunning Ephelia Resort where there are plenty of activities on offer to keep everyone occupied.

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Day 7 Mahe

Mahe

The resort has several swimming pools as well as a fully equipped gymnasium, tennis court and a squash court. Non-motorised watersports such as pedalos, catamarans, windsurfing and kayaks, are included in the cost of your stay while fishing, diving, tennis and yoga lessons can all also be arranged.

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Day 8 Mahe

Mahe

Today if you want to try something more adventurous, the hotel also offers zip-lining and rock climbing activities in the forest. There are also forest walking trails to explore either on foot or by bike.

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Day 9 Mahe

Mahe

Perhaps head over to the capital Victoria today to learn a little about the history of these beautiful islands. There are fantastic markets here where you can buy some great souvenirs to take home with you.

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Day 10 Mahe

Mahe

You could head out into the marine park today to visit some of the smaller islands surrounding Mahe; St Anne is a particular highlight, as the marine life here is really superb.

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Day 11 Mahe

Mahe

Another full day to relax or try your hand at some more watersports on the beach.

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Day 12 International return flight

Mahe , International return flight

You will be collected from your apartment and taken to the airport for your onward flights today.

Day 13 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

Audley Travel specialist Savina
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The specialist who designs your trip to the Seychelles will have explored the country many times and, in some cases, lived there. Their first-hand knowledge gives us the belief that no other travel company can match our expertise in helping you plan your trip. Your dedicated specialist will take the time to understand your preferences and build them into an itinerary to match, working to your budget. He or she will keep perfecting it until you’re completely happy and ready to book.

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