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Curious Islands From The Seychelles To Madagascar

Departure: Thursday, November 28, 2024
Nights: 10 nights
Departs: Mahe Island
Returns: Nosy Be
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One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
10
Nights
Days at Sea
3
Sea Days
Ports
9
Ports
Countries Visted
2
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Curious Islands From The Seychelles To Madagascar

    Ports of call

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    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Thursday, November 28, 2024 Mahe Island, Seychelles Embark 6:00 PM
    View of Mahe Island, Seychelles

    Mahe is the largest and most important island of the Seychelles archipelago. While this spectacular island is only 27 km long it is dominated by a mountain range with its tallest peak Morne Seychellois, at 930 m in height, being central to a wonderful national park. There are also some delightful marine national parks off the island. Read more about Mahe Island, Seychelles

    2 Friday, November 29, 2024 Curieuse, Seychelles 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Curieuse, Seychelles

    Curieuse Island is a small granitic island in the Seychelles off the north coast of Praslin, the second largest island in the Seychelles. The island is notable for being one of only two islands native to the Coco de Mer. Today it is the home of roughly 300 Aldabra Giant Tortoises. Read more about Curieuse, Seychelles

    2 Friday, November 29, 2024 Aride, Seychelles 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Aride, Seychelles

    Aride is the northernmost granitic island in the Seychelles archipelago of 115 islands. (There are two coral sand cays north of Aride: Denis and Bird.) The archipelago is set on a raised plateau in the Indian Ocean, with an average waster depth of just 60 m. Aride Island is 1.7 km E-W and 0.6 km N-S, rising to just over 100 m, and covered with a variety of palms, liana vines, and trees to the shoreline. Read more about Aride, Seychelles

    3 Saturday, November 30, 2024 La Digue, Seychelles 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of La Digue, Seychelles

    La Digue is the third largest inhabited island of the Seychelles, lying east of Praslin and west of Felicite Island. La Digue also boasts the friendliest people and most tranquil, serene and relaxing atmosphere in Seychelles. Where cars are shunned in favour of bicycles and ox-carts, the pace of life is necessarily slower. Read more about La Digue, Seychelles

    4 Sunday, December 1, 2024 Rémire Island
    5 Monday, December 2, 2024 Saint François Island
    6 Tuesday, December 3, 2024 Farquhar, Seychelles 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    The Farquhar Atoll is part of the Farquhar Group of islands in the Seychelles that are part of the Outer Islands. Farquhar is notable for its high sand dunes, some of which reach to over ten metres in height. The atoll is located about 770 km from Mahe and is the most southerly part of the Seychelles. Read more about Farquhar, Seychelles

    7 Wednesday, December 4, 2024 Diego Suarez, Madagascar 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Diego Suarez, Madagascar

    Diego Suarez - aka Antsiranana - is a city with a natural harbour at the northern tip of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean. It is the capital of the Diana region. Diego Suarez was a strategic port used by many western countries over the centuries and had a French military base operating until the socialist revolution of 1973. Read more about Diego Suarez, Madagascar

    8 Thursday, December 5, 2024 Diego Suarez, Madagascar 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Diego Suarez, Madagascar

    Diego Suarez - aka Antsiranana - is a city with a natural harbour at the northern tip of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean. It is the capital of the Diana region. Diego Suarez was a strategic port used by many western countries over the centuries and had a French military base operating until the socialist revolution of 1973. Read more about Diego Suarez, Madagascar

    9 Friday, December 6, 2024 Nosy Hara, Madagascar 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    10 Saturday, December 7, 2024 Nossi-Komba, Madagascar 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Nossi-Komba, Madagascar

    The island of Nossi-Komba (aka Nosy Komba, Nosy Ambariovato) is a small circular island 5km across, that lies between the larger tourist island of Nosy Be and the mainland of NW Madagascar in the Indian Ocean. The island is covered with tropical vegetation and rises to 622m at the centre. Thatched huts and palm trees ring the sea shore, and the largest of four villages is at the northern end. Read more about Nossi-Komba, Madagascar

    10 Saturday, December 7, 2024 Nosy Tanikely
    11 Sunday, December 8, 2024 Nosy Be, Madagascar 12:00 AM Disembark
    View of Nosy Be, Madagascar

    Nosy Be (‘Big Island’: Malagasy), an island off the NW coast of Madagascar, is its largest port and Madagascar’s most popular beach-resort. Though Nosy Be’s inclination is towards mass tourism, it is still a largely peaceful place with sugar cane plantations, rum distilleries, ylang ylang bushes, and lounging lemurs. This still beautiful island offers some amazing snorkelling and diving opportunities as well as primary forests with great wildlife. Read more about Nosy Be, Madagascar

  • Ship

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    Average Cabin Size – 45.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 30.0 m2

    Area: 45 msup2;. Capacity: 2-4 passengers per cabin depending on cabin type. Balcony size: 30 msup2;. Cabin features: Individually-controlled air-conditioning. King-size bed or twin beds. Shower. Minibar. Flat screen. Satellite TV. Desk with stationery. Ipod(TM) players. Video on demand. Safe. Hairdryer. Bath robes. Satellite direct line telephone. 110/220 volts outlet. French bath products. 24hr room service. Internet access wifi (fee may apply).

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    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Area: 32-38 msup2;. Capacity: 2-4 passengers per cabin depending on cabin type. Balcony size: 8 msup2;. Cabin features: Individually-controlled air-conditioning. King-size bed or twin beds. Shower. Minibar. Flat screen. Satellite TV. Desk with stationery. Ipod(TM) players. Video on demand. Safe. Hairdryer. Bath robes. Satellite direct line telephone. 110/220 volts outlet. French bath products. 24hr room service. Internet access wifi (fee may apply).

    Balcony

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    Cabin Types

    PR6, PR5, PR4, DEL

    Average Cabin Size – 19.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 4.0 m2

    Area: 19 msup2;. Capacity: 2 passengers per cabin depending on cabin type. Balcony size: 4 msup2;. Cabin features: Individually-controlled air-conditioning. King-size bed or twin beds. Shower. Minibar. Flat screen. Satellite TV. Desk with stationery. Ipod(TM) players. Video on demand. Safe. Hairdryer. Bath robes. Satellite direct line telephone. 110/220 volts outlet. French bath products. 24hr room service. Internet access wifi (fee may apply).

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  • Curious Islands From The Seychelles To Madagascar

    Cruiseline: Ponant Cruises Ship: Le Dumont-D'Urville Departure: Thursday, November 28, 2024 Nights: 10 nights Departs: Mahe Island Returns: Nosy Be

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