of the 
Indian Ocean

Seychelles, Lamu, Zanzibar
Mafia, Mauritius, Mozambique,
the Maldives, South Africa

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Combine the Arab / Swahili culture of Stonetown with the fabulous beach resorts.  Superb diving availble.  Easily reached by scheduled flight from Nairobi or Arusha or hydrofoil from Dar es Salaam.
One of the world's most exotic and exclusive resorts with a focus on diving which is included as a standard activity.

Located off of Zanzibar, Mnemba was selected by Conde Nast as one of the three most romantic destinations in the world, the island is inhabited only by a maximum of 20 guests and the lodge staff.  Baskets of fresh fruit, fish and lobsters are brought under sail on  traditional ngalawa outriggers to the island shore, to be prepared as exquisite and exotic delicacies. 

view accross the passage from Zanizbar to Mnemba Island
PEMBA ISLAND An island just north of Zanzibar and reachable by charter flght from Zanzibar, Fundu Lagoon is another top rate resort
MAFIA ISLAND Easily reached by charter flight lying a short distance off of Dar es Salaam, a principal feature is the The Mafia  Island Marine Park.  The park offers superb diving with reefs that offer a range of corals and fish like no other in the Indian Ocean.  Small but exclusive lodges provide superb accommodation and comfort
RAS KUTANI Is an exclusive hideaway, on an isolated portion of the coast 35 km south of Dar es Salaam and easily reached from Dar by charter flight. This resort offers 12 comfortable lodges offering  long stretches of pristine deserted beaches, warm blue seas



 Lamu and Kiwayu Lamu and Kiwayu are a short scheduled flight from Nairobi and make an excelelnt additon to a safari in Kenya.

Indian Ocean Islands

The island of Mauritius is prize for beautiful, white sandy beaches, naturally protected by a coral reef which almost encircles the entire island. The clear calm waters are ideal for scuba diving, snorkelling and windsurfing. Outside the reef are profilic deep sea fishing areas, particularly off Le Morne where the breeding grounds of the marlin are situated.

Mauritius is easily and inexpensively accessed from Johannesburg by air, and therefore, a few days in Mauritius are easily added to any South African holiday.

Seychelles The best known of the Indian Ocean islands,  these African tropical getaways are famous for their miles of pristine coral beaches, clear water and abundant flora and fauna.  The Seychelles are conveniently reached from Nairobi, making it an excellent addition to an East African Safari.

Of the 100 principally coral islands that form the Seychelles, Mahe is the largest, housing the international airport and the capitol city, Victoria, with its various Creole restaurants, craft shops, art galleries, colourful fruit and vegetable markets. Outside Victoria, Mahe features lush coconut palms, cinnamon plantations and towering peaks which offer views of neighbouring islands. Other desitinations include La Digues Island, Desroche Island, Cousine Island (a private bird sanctuary), Praslin Island and Silouete Island.

Includes the fabulous new project at North Island.


Bazaruto Archipelago
The Bazaruto Archipelago is a cluster of islands off of the Mozambique Coast. It is easily reached by scheduled flights to Vilanculos from Johannesburg and then by charter or boat to the islands.  Principal resorts are on Bazaruto Island and Beguerra Island including Indigo Bay Resort and Benguerra Lodge.

Quirimbas Islands - a cluster of islands off the Northern Mozambique Coast easily reached from Pemba and can be reached from Dar es Salaam as well as Mozambique and South Africa.

vilancoulos harbor - courtesy Indigo Bay Resort
Vilanculos Harbor

South Africa's
Natal Coast
 Rated as one of the top beaches in the world, enjoy pristine wildnerness and dive unspoiled reefs.  Easily added to a safari in the fabulous Phinda Reserve.

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