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Vision House 2

53 Blaauwbwerg Rd, Cape Town 7439
South Africa

Alphonse Variety Package

8575 pp
7 Nights

The ultimate island vacation

An hour’s flight from Mahé, you will find an island destination like no other. It’s a well-rounded resting place that offers plenty of activities to keep you entertained, along with postcard-perfect beaches and a large pool which always seems to be just the right temperature. Relax, frolic and enjoy.

holiday package highlights

7 Night Package in the Beach Bungalow
Introduction to scuba diving
Casting lessons and a half day of fly fishing
Incredible Flats Lunch Experience
Dolphin and Whale Viewing
Half Day Bluewater Fishing
Conservation experiences

Holiday Package Details

Here is a sneak preview of what you can expect from your dream holiday at Alphonse Island! This itinerary is simply here to inspire; you can choose what you would like to do and when.

Day 1

Day 1 - Overview

Upon arrival you will be welcomed by the Alphonse Island management team, followed by check-in and a comprehensive briefing whilst your luggage is transferred to your Bungalow or Suite. Freshen up before relaxing around the pool or at the ‘Le Lys’ bar.

  • One hour flight from Mahé
  • Warm welcome by the Management Team
Day 2

Day 2 - Overview

Spend your morning exploring the island by bicycle or on foot. In the afternoon you will have a casting lesson from one of our world-class fishing guides, followed by a few fun hours targeting Bonefish, Triggers, Permit, GT’s and Milkfish. Careful, it’s addictive!

  • Explore the island by bicycle
  • Casting lesson to teach you the basics
  • Hours of fun targeting various species on the flats
Day 3

Day 3 - Overview

PADI Discover SCUBA Diving (DSD) teaches you the very basics to make sure that you can dive safely without having to take the full course. A DSD on Alphonse is like few others, because you will be diving on world-class sites within the 12m maximum depth range. The afternoon can be enjoyed at leisure.

  • Introduction to SCUBA diving
  • Maximum depth range of 12m
  • Dive world-class sites
  • Incredible dive team
Day 4

Day 4 - Overview

Join the Activities Team for a Dolphin Viewing Cruise. Alphonse Island is host to a large pod of Spinner Dolphins year-round, and seeing them frolic around you is truly magical! The rest of the day can be spend snorkeling, before meeting for drinks and canapés at our Sunset Beach Bar.

  • Watch Spinner Dolphins frolic around the boat
  • Explore the snorkeling spots around the island
  • End off with cold drinks on a balmy evening
Day 5

Day 5 - Overview

Today you are in for a special treat! Join our staff and all our guests as you are transported to a sandbank about 20 minutes from Alphonse Island. This is where we serve our speciality flats lunch! Enjoy a swim and some ice cold drinks whilst lunch is prepared on the spot. 

  • Boat transfer to a sandbank 20 minutes from Alphonse
  • Flats lunch prepared on the spot
  • Revel in the incredible setting
     
Day 6

Day 6 - Overview

Spend some time with the Conservation Team, learning more about the turtles and Giant Tortoises. This is followed by a half day bluewater fishing excursion where you will have the thrill of reeling in Tuna, Wahoo and maybe even a Sailfish! All fishing is catch-and-release.

  • Learn about turtles and tortoises
  • Half Day Bluewater Fishing excursion
  • All fishing is catch-and-release
     
Day 7

Day 7 - Overview

Why not end of your island holiday with a 60 minute massage in Azure Spa? The rest of the day can be spend cycling, kayaking or stand-up paddleboarding between the turtles, snorkeling, swimming and tanning.

  • Relax body and mind in Azure Spa
  • Kayak or SUP amongst turtles
  • Explore more snorkeling sites
     
Day 8

Day 8 - Overview

Enjoy the last moments of your trip with a leisurely breakfast before preparing for departure back to Mahé. Depending on the time of your scheduled flight, you could revisit an activity that you particularly enjoyed, one last time.

  • Enjoy a leisurely breakfast
  • Take a final walk around the island
  • Say your goodbyes to paradise

PRICING & WHAT’S INCLUDED

The pricing for this package is based on a per person rate for 2 people sharing a Beach Bungalow. A single supplement would apply for single occupancy or an upgrade fee for a stay in a Beach Suite. All activities mentioned in this package are included in the cost.

STARTING FROM

$ 8,575

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 other days possible over periods of high demand. 

Non-motorised Water Sports

Non-motorised Water Sports include:

  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Kayaks
  • Paddle Boats
  • 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

Using delicious 100% Arabic and African coffee beans in our new Astoria coffee machine, coffee has never tasted so good! A 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.

WHAT MAKES ALPHONSE ISLAND UNIQUE?

Idyllic Beaches
Unparalleled Biodiversity
Turtle Breeding Grounds
Azure Blue Waters
Paradise
Unique Species
AZURE SPA
Be the first to leave footprints on powder soft beaches
A world-renowned and unimaginably rich ecosystem
Breeding grounds to Hawksbill and Green Turtles, our favorite island visitors
Enjoy the unrivaled marine biodiversity with visibility easily reaching 30 - 50 meters.
Each Blue Safari island features a single lodge
Home to various endemic species found nowhere else on earth
A sanctuary where your mind can relax and your body can unwind

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