Seychelles Chic

Avani Seychelles Barbarons Resort and Spa

Avani Seychelles is located on the quieter west coast of the main island of Mahe. It is set amidst tropical gardens, beside its own palm-fringed bay with 600 metres of pure white sands and sheltered by a crystal blue lagoon. All rooms are decorated in the Avani modern and chic style, feature satellite TV, DVD player, air conditioning, en suite bathroom, free bottled water in the room, bathrobes, slippers, hair dryer, safe, complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas and rooms, and tea & coffee making facilities. All rooms open onto a terrace or balcony with views of either beautiful garden or ocean views. Many other facilities and services are found throughout the rest of the hotel, these include a main swimming pool, children’s pool, babysitting service and kids club. The following services are available at a fee: tennis, Avani Spa yoga lessons, snorkelling, surfing classes, diving and deep sea fishing excursions. The Elements Restaurant offers casual home-style cooking for breakfast, lunch and dinner, while Tamarind serves pan-Asian fusion cuisine and fine dining options. Gravity offers poolside services including snacks.

Description

The Seychelles archipelago is recognised as one of the world’s most unspoilt natural havens, where rare species of bird and animal life thrive, undisturbed by modern threats to this delicate eco system. The contrast in scenery is remarkable as it varies between the lush green vegetation of granitic islands, the barren landscape of the coralline islands, and the azure calm of the clear and exquisite ocean.

A dream comes true of calm azure waters, deserted beaches, tropical paradise and turquoise lagoons. This string of islands offers sparkling white sandy beaches and coral reefs bustling with sea life. The flora and fauna are unique, the mountains are covered in lush vegetation, and the landscapes offers a stunning and multi-faceted panorama.

The Seychelles is ideal for an indulgently laid-back holiday offering a peaceful retreat that will rejuvenate your soul. The scenic beauty and magical spirit of Seychelles promise an unforgettable journey for those who visit. in a tropical paradise. Famous for their luxurious resorts, many with exotic spas and fine-dining restaurants, these islands offer an exclusive hideaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. For visitors who can tear themselves away from the beaches and water sports, the Seychelles offers a wide variety of other things to see and do. From the prehistoric rainforest of Praslin’s National Park to the 70 beaches of Mahé, all is beauty and calm. You could take an excursion to Mahé’s capital, Victoria, to admire its colonial mansions and meet the giant tortoises at the botanical gardens. You can visit tiny islands such as beautiful La Digue, perhaps joining local fishermen in their boat for a day’s angling in the abundant waters.

Itinerary

Tour Itinerary

  • DAY 1
    • Flight: Air Seychelles
    • Transport: Mahe – Seat in Coach Transfers
    • Accommodation: Avani Seychelles
  • DAY 2-7
    • Accommodation: Avani Seychelles
  • DAY 8
    • Transport: Mahe – Seat in Coach Transfers

Things to do in Seychelles

MAHÉ DISCOVERY TOUR

Take a tour of the capital, Victoria,
visiting places of interest such as the
Victoria Clock Tower and the colourful
market. Drive across the Sans Souci
mountain pass with a photo stop
at the historical Mission Lodge enroute
to enjoy a lunch in a Creole
restaurant. Then head off to a herb &
spice garden and end the day visiting
a local craft village.

REEF SAFARI TOUR
(FROM MAHÉ)

Explore the Sainte Anne Marine Park
on this exciting full day tour. Set sail
to the Marine Park and hop aboard
a semi-submersible vessel to get up
close and personal with the marine life
inhabiting the park’s colourful coral
gardens. Enjoy a refreshing snorkel
followed by a barbeque lunch with
musical entertainment before heading
ashore to Moyenne Island to meet the
free roaming giant tortoises.

LA DIGUE BOAT AND BIKE
TOUR (FROM PRASLIN)

Arrive by ferry at La Digue from
Praslin and receive a short briefing on
the most popular sites, best routes
and lunch venues, before a guide
hands over a map and your bicycle to
enjoy this beautiful island at your own
pace. The boat trip back to Praslin
departs at 16H30 ending a magical
full day of discovery.

PRASLIN – VALLÉE DE MAI & ANSE LAZIO

Visit the famous Vallée de Mai, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once believed to be the original site of the Garden of Eden, this awe-inspiring primeval forest plays host to an array of rare and endemic species and the Coco de Mer palm. Next, visit the world famous Anse Lazio, a pristine white sand beach bordered by magnificent granite boulders. Here you can swim, snorkel or relax on the soft sands.

 

Booking

Included

  • FLY- IN PACKAGE INCLUDES:
  • Return flights from Johannesburg to Mahe on Air Seychelles, including airline levy
  • Return seat in coach airport to hotel transfers
  • 7 Nights accommodation at the 4* Avani Seychelles Barbarons Resort and Spa -Ocean View Room
  • Incudes: Breakfast & dinner daily
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • Sundeck, swimming pool and tennis court
  • Yoga courses (at cost)

Excluded

All Items of a personal nature. Meals not mentioned. Medical and Travel insurance

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