Seychelles, an archipelago of 115 islands, derives its name from the Vicomte des Séchelles, Louis XV's finance minister although discovered by Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama in 1502.
Scattered like an exquisite collection of jewels across the velvety Indian Ocean, the Seychelles remains one of the world’s greatest sailing destinations.
No wonder it and has become a celebrity honeymoon haven of late, hosting the likes of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Hollywood royalty, George and Amal Clooney.
Sunsail offers the perfect way to discover this exotic archipelago. Sunsail's new Seychelles base is in the heart of this 'paradise on earth' at Eden Island Marina, 2.5km from Port Victoria on Mahé, an ideal place to set off on your Seychelles adventure. Surrounded by three national marine parks, and Mahé is fringed with 68 beaches with a backdrop of towering 1000m granite peaks. Mahé offers the most spectacular setting for an unbeatable sailing holiday.
Watch turtles swimming in the warm turquoise waters, hike through lush green jungles, try snorkelling in stunning coral reefs or just simply, sit back and relax.
Experience one of nature’s finest environments away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Open-water passage sailing and island hopping is the way of life herein the Seychelles, but don’t forget to pay a visit to Victoria, the capital, for a spot of colonial charm.
Sunsail is offering a $900 discount off a 384 catamaran sailing holiday in the Seychelles, Thailand and Australia as part of their ‘Taste of the Exotic’ deal for bookings made before 2nd June this year. Prices start from $3,605 for seven nights on the Seychelles Yacht Charter for a four-cabin luxury catamaran yacht sleeping
For more information visit www.sunsail.com.au