Set sail for a 13-day expedition cruise to discover the most beautiful islands of the Seychelles. PONANT invites you to follow an unforgettable itinerary aboard Le Bougainville, against a backdrop of turquoise waters and coconut palms.
Leaving from Victoria, the archipelago's capital, fall under the spell of the idyllic landscapes, with their exceptional flora and fauna.
Your first port of call will be Poivre Island, an idyllic coral atoll where sea turtles can be found swimming in the lagoon.
During your cruise, you will have many opportunities to dive or snorkel, notably in Poivre, Astove, and at the heart of the sublime coral reef in the Alphonse lagoon.
Highlight of your trip will be the port of call at Aldabra, a gigantic coral atoll that is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Edged with mangrove and fine sandy beaches, it is home to the largest colony of land turtles in the world.
You will then explore the far reaches of the Seychelles, the most remote and rarely visited islands such as the Farquhar Atoll or the islands of St. Pierre and Marie Louise, renowned for their numerous colonies of birds such as noddies and angel terns.
Before you return to Mahé, Le Bougainville will chart a course for the coral island of Desroches and the sublime beaches of La Digue, some of the most renowned of the Seychelles.
The encounters with the wildlife described above illustrate possible experiences only and cannot be guaranteed.