postcard idyll, dream beaches and an interesting animal kingdom with a variety of dive sites - a Seychelles holiday is a holiday pleasure of a special kind. the 115 islands of the Seychelles are situated in the middle of the indian ocean. far away from the mainland, a unique natural paradise, both above and under water, has been preserved. the jungle-covered granite islands captivate with their lush tropical vegetation, incomparable dream beaches and magnificent lagoons. the most beautiful dive spots of the Seychelles are definitely among the best of the indian ocean. fish rich, bizarre granite formations covered with gorgonians and magnificent soft corals, canyons and caves, as well as a whole range of interesting wrecks make the Seychelles an outstanding holiday experience. often sharks and rays are also sighted and whale sharks are frequently observed from August to January.
diving in the seychelles is possible all year round, but among connoisseurs the periods between the monsoon wind peaks (february-may and september-december) are considered to be the best. the diving travel specialist ORCA offers various accommodations and seychelles islands: from the idyllic private island of denis with only 25 luxurious guest bungalows to the popular diving lodge directly on the beach, there is something for everyone, depending on budget and interests. if you want to get to know the seychelles in all its variety and magnificence, you can book a diving and adventure cruise on one of the romantic sailing ships sea star, sea pearl or sea shell. a round trip through the island paradise in the indian ocean can hardly be more beautiful than under set sails!
ORCA Reisen offers a one-week cruise from Mahé including full board from € 1979,- and a package tour including flight, transfers and overnight stay in double/twin room is available from € 1365,-.