Depart London Heathrow on Etihad Airways for your flight to the Seychelles via Abu Dhabi. On arrival, there is a coach transfer to the AVANI Seychelles Barbarons Resort & Spa for 7 nights in a Beach Access Room, including daily breakfast. Your contemporary beach access room, beautifully appointed with a choice of twin or double beds, either a private balcony or terrace with table and chairs, enjoys Garden Views with easy access to the beach, spa and swimming pool.
A choice of six dining options with Seychelles specialties, exquisite seafood, international cuisine, light bites and thirst-quenching cocktails from the pool bar, enjoy sundowners as you watch the sunset over this beautiful resort or a romantic dinner for two alfresco on the beach.
The AVANI Seychelles Barbarons Resort & Spa is ideally located within easy walking distance to its glorious beach and the nearby shores of Port Launay and Grand Anse where you may experience a different beach life. Just 25 minute drive from the Capital Victoria, spend an afternoon in the botanical gardens and explore heritage sites and vibrant markets. Closer to your hotel, hike through the surrounding nature trails to the historic Mission Lodge try your hand at sailing, snorkelling or diving with the resorts own certified instructors, or just relax as you island hop on one of the many scenic tours available from the hotel. Challenge your partner to a game of tennis, private lessons arranged through the Guest Relations Team. A fully equipped Fitness Centre is available to guests; along with Yoga classes and private lessons. Enjoy surfing with qualified instructors, take a Mangrove Nature Trail tour through marshland and mangroves, or treat yourself to a well-deserved rejuvenating Spa treatment at AVANI Spa.
At the end of your stay, there is a transfer back to the airport for your return Etihad Airways flight to London Heathrow.
If you would like to extend your stay, stopover in Abu Dhabi, upgrade your hotel room, travel in a premium cabin or arrange travel insurance, please speak with our highly knowledgeable Travel Specialists for more information.
Diving & Snorkelling
Take the plunge and discover the underwater world of the Seychelles. No PADI certificate? No problem. Our certified instructors can help. Want to stay closer to the surface? Snag some snorkeling gear and peer into life under the sea. Contact the concierge for prices and reservations.
Catch a wave and learn something new. Our instructors can teach you to surf the Seychelles’ waters.
Mangrove & Vacoa Nature Trail Discovery
Get up close with marshland animals and mangrove trees on the Mangrove & Vacoa Trail. Hike towards beach, then double back inland towards the Dauban River and see the pandanus or screw pines—vacoa in the local language—which the trail is named after.
Fallen in love with Seychelles’ cuisine? Bring a taste of island life home by learning to whip up Creole or Thai dishes in one of our cooking classes. Start with a visit to the market: Pick the freshest fare and meet local farmers. Then head back to the hotel for a refreshing snack, and let the cooking fun begin!
Creole Fair keeps the vacation vibe going. Stroll to Barbarons Beach to watch the sun sink below the horizon, a glass of the local golden rum in hand. Browse market stalls and watch artisans practice their craft. Then chill out under the stars and tuck into classic Creole dishes and local brews as we entertain you with dance and music.
|Duration||Prices per person|
|7 nights||from £1399|
|10 nights||from £1599|