FURTHER JOURNEYS IN THE
Day 1 - Arrival in the
Arrive in Mahé and, after passing through customs, you will be met
and transferred to Banyan Tree Seychelles on the main island's
Days 2-9 - Enjoy Banyan Tree
The next six days are at your leisure to enjoy the resort.
On a site once owned by actor Peter
Sellers and Beatles guitarist George Harrison, Banyan Tree
Seychelles has been created combining contemporary style with
colonial plantation décor reflecting the island's heritage.
Seychellois architecture is defined by the high ceilings, airy
verandas and louvered doors of the pool villas throughout the
Emphasis is on rejuvenation through
relaxation. Recline by the infinity pool or unwind with a range of
activities, such as tennis, yoga or a catamaran cruise. Explore the
Botanical & Spice Garden, take a discovery drive to the
capital's Selwyn Clark Market or enjoy a day island-hopping.
Try out a new skill and become a Martini
expert. The resort offers a 'three act' Martini cocktail mixology
class to create the perfect Classic Dry, Creole and Malted
Visit La Varangue
Bar for the new 'Raw & Champagne' dining experience.
The art of sushi making is demonstrated with sushi served alongside
a wide range of champagne from Ruinat to Moet & Chandon.
Uplifting R&B by a local group provides the backdrop to the
plantation house and sea views.
Asian healing traditions are practiced at
the spa, which sits sheltered under virgin jungle with the majestic
granite mountains on one side and the Indian Ocean on the other.
Choose from an exotic menu of treatments - try the Harmony
Banyan treatment, the highlight of which is a massage
conducted by two therapists, or perhaps the Royal Banyan treatment,
which features the Royal Thai Acupressure
massage to improve circulation and alleviate muscle tension.
Treatments are generally 180 minutes, including 30 minutes
refreshment and relaxation time.
There is a choice of dining venues or you
may create your own: Saffron offers
award-winning South-east Asian cuisine, Au Jardin
d'Epice serves international cuisine in an informal
ethnic setting overlooking Intendance Bay and La
Varangue is a colonial style lounge bar serving light
meals and cocktails. Chez Lamar is the new fine
dining restaurant offering Creole gastronomy. If you prefer
privacy, dine in your villa with a private chef to serve you, or
enjoy Banyan Tree's 'Destination Dining' where you choose your
venue on the island: Champagne on the Rocks, Moonlight Gazebo, Sea
& Stars in the resort's Presidential Suite, Beach Picnic or
Grill on the Sands.
Day 10 - Depart
This morning you will depart to Mahé for your flight home.
All of our itineraries are tailor-made according to
the interests of our clients and the above itinerary is an example
only. Please contact our Indian Ocean specialist, Albee Yeend for
your own tailor-made holiday to the Seychelles on +44 (0)1242