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Arrive at Mahe Island, Seychelles shortly after midnight, early morning & transfer to Mahe Ferry terminal. Catch your ferry to Praslin. On arrival at Praslin our local representative will be waiting to welcome you and take you to your hotel. Check in & rest of the day is free for you to relax. Overnight in Praslin.
The day is free at leisure to explore the resort or many beaches at own pace. Overnight in Praslin.
After breakfast, rest of the day at leisure, or take an optional tour of Praslin. Praslin, Seychelles’ is a second largest island; we will escort you to the legendary Vallée de Mai, home to the fabulous Coco de Mer and once believed to be the original site of the Garden of Eden. Now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this was once the property of France Jumeau, responsible for giving the Vallée its name and tour in the shade of this primeval forest that bustles with life from its floor to its tree tops, you will witness how the world’s heaviest nut grows high on ancient palms. Leaving the Vallée behind us we will take you to Praslin colourful Baie Ste Anne jetty where you will trace the footsteps of Seychelles’ earliest visitors by boarding a traditional schooner to the island of La Digue. Our tour of l’Union Estate will reveal the secrets of the production of ‘coprah’ the flesh of the coconut that you will find drying in the kiln and taste while it is still warm. You will learn how coconut oil is made and have the opportunity of taking in the delights of the giant tortoise pen and the architectural splendour of the Plantation House. Our photo-stop at nearby Anse Source D’Argent will take your breath away as you capture the extraordinary beaches, framed by limpid turquoise waters and age-old granite boulders. A delicious Creole buffet lunch will be served for you at "Loutier Coco" after which we will invite you to enjoy an afternoon of leisure on the beach before again taking to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast, check out and transfer to Praslin ferry terminal. Catch your ferry to Praslin. On arrival to Mahe island , you will be transferred to your resort in Mahe. Overnight in Mahe.
After breakfast, rest of the day at leisure. Or take an optional tour - First, you may go on a small group tour of Mahe Island during which you’ll soak in wonderful views of Mahe’s pristine beaches and secluded coves before following an exceedingly scenic route through the Seychellois National Park. You’ll visit Mission Lodge, formerly a school for children of freed slaves, and then travel over the mountains to the western side of the island for a delicious Creole lunch. Stop at the highly original studios of sculptor Tom Bower and painters Michael Adams, Georgette Camille or Loic Barbotin. Then continue on to the Botanical Gardens with its colony of giant tortoises, fruit bats and fascinating array of flora, including the famous Coco-de-mer palm. Overnight stay at Hotel.
After breakfast, rest of the day at leisure to enjoy various water sports – diving, glass bottom boat, snorkeling or just swimming and relaxing on the white sand beaches with clear turquoise waters. Overnight at the Hotel.
Today you will be met and transferred to the airport for your return flight back home.