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Vision House 2

53 Blaauwbwerg Rd, Cape Town 7439
South Africa

Alphonse Fly Fishing Itinerary

10015 pp
7 Nights

More than just fly fishing

Over and above offering world-class fly fishing, Alphonse Island has plenty to offer your partner, spouse or family if they wish to join. Nonetheless, YOU are here for the fishing, and the fisheries around Alphonse Island and St. François Atoll are sure to not disappoint!

Considered one of the most prolific Bonefisheries in the world, you would also be able to target Milkfish, Giant Trevally, three different species of Triggerfish, Bluefin Trevally and Indo-Pacific Permit, to name but a few. 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS ITINERARY

7 Night Package
6 Full Days of guided fly fishing
2 Anglers per skiff and guide
Variety of species to target on the fly
Prolific Bonefishing
Home of the fabled Milkfish
Only one secluded lodge on the atoll

Itinerary Details

Read on for a glimpse into the fishing holiday of a lifetime! 

Day 1

Day 1 - Overview

You will be met upon arrival by the Alphonse Island management team. After check-in and a comprehensive briefing, tackle setup and fishing orientation will commence. Once all have been rigged up you can fish on the Alphonse flats or relax around the 'Le Lys’ bar.

  • One hour flight from Mahé
  • Warm welcome by the Management Team
  • Opportunity to fish unguided around the Alphonse flats
Days 2-7

Days 2-7 - Overview

Anglers will meet at the fishing office at 07h00 for the 40 minute crossing to the St. François Lagoon where the skiffs are kept. Once teams have been transferred to their skiff, they start their 8 hour fishing session. One guide and skiff is shared between two anglers.

  • Full day fishing the miles of wadeable flats around St. François Atoll
  • Two anglers per guide and skiff
  • Hours of fun targeting various species on the flats
Day-8

Day-8 - Overview

Breakfast will be served from 07h00 onwards. Afterwards, luggage will be collected whilst you settle your bills and gratuities before the hour long flight back to Mahé. We hope to welcome you back soon!

  • Enjoy a leisurely breakfast
  • Say your goodbyes to paradise
  • A quick flight back to Mahé

PRICING & WHAT’S INCLUDED

The pricing for this Itinerary is based on a per person rate for one angler in a Beach Bungalow. An upgrade fee would apply for a stay in a Beach Suite. All activities mentioned in this Itinerary are included in the cost.

STARTING FROM

$ 10,015

TOTAL NIGHTS

7

What is Included?

ALL MEALS

Breakfast, lunch and dinner is included and prepared with fresh ingredients. Inspiration is drawn from the island and the ocean, and produce is picked fresh from our vegetable garden.

Scheduled inter-island charter flights

Return flights to Alphonse Island from Mahé are operated on Saturdays, with additional flights on Mondays and Thursdays from mid-November to mid-April.

Non-motorised Water Sports

Non-motorised Water Sports include:

  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Kayaks
  • Stand-Up Paddleboards.
     
Bicycles

A bicycle is assigned to each guest for the duration of their stay, to allow for full exploration of the island.

Coffee and Tea

Complimentary Tea and Coffee during meals. Using delicious 100% Arabic and African coffee beans in our new Astoria coffee machine, coffee has never tasted so good! A wide selection of tea also available.

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided in the bar and restaurant area.
 

Tennis Equipment

Set against the backdrop of palm jungle, the floodlit tennis court can be used into the early evening.

Island Specialties

Each week, guests are offered a few luxuries that Alphonse Island has become renowned for such as Sundowners on the Beach and Flats Lunch.

Conservation Activities

Conservation activities with the Island Conservation Society are conducted at no cost, with only a donation requested.

Rod and Reel Rental

Fly Fishing rod and reel rental is offered free of charge. Flies and fly line can be purchased from our well-stocked tackle shop or you can bring your own. Rod breakages will be charged accordingly.

WHAT MAKES ALPHONSE ISLAND UNIQUE?

Abundance of Bonefish
Huge variety of species
Fully stocked tackle shop
Home of the Milkfish
Three Bars
One of the most prolific Bonefisheries in the world
The incredible diversity allows anglers to target a myriad of species
Features a fully stocked tackle shop and branded paraphernalia
Home of the fabled Milkfish, a turbo-charged algae-eater growing to 40lbs
The three bars offer guests a selection of settings to enjoy refreshing drinks

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