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Visit Modern City of Dubai | Explore the Coast of Seychelles |Snorkel in Waters of St. Pierre | Enjoy a Desert Safari in Dubai | Walking Tour of Seychelles Shorelines | Panoramic Tour of Palm Island| Visit the Nature Reserve of Aride Island 

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A SMALL SHIP CRUISE 
Spend 11 days exploring the stunningly modern city of Dubai and sailing around the tranquil islands of the Seychelles on a luxurious yacht. In Dubai, visitors can explore the city’s massive malls, indoor theme parks and the underwater zoo. Guests will also spend an afternoon at the six-hour Sundowner Desert Safari, which includes a sunset photo stop at the dunes, an Arabic-style buffet, camel rides and more. The journey to the Seychelles includes calls on several islands, including Cousin Island, Aride Island, Praline, La Digue and more. Enjoy bird watching, beach barbecues, snorkeling, swimming, and stunning views along the turquoise blue Indian Ocean.  

 

 
ACCOMMODATIONS & DECK PLAN

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Dubai
Day 1

Upon your arrival in Dubai, you will check-in at the Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights. Use the remainder of the day to discover this fascinating city at your leisure. Shop in the Tuscan-inspired Outlet Village or the massive Dubai Mall, home to 1,200 stores and 150 restaurants, as well as an indoor theme park and underwater zoo. Visit the historical Dubai Creek, home to the Dubai Museum, or browse the various wares, such as gold, textiles, and spices, offered by street vendors, or souks.

Dubai
Day 2

Enjoy the morning at your leisure. In the late afternoon, begin the 6-hour Sundowner Desert Safari. The mysterious desert makes for a magical and memorable evening. Far from the hustle and bustle of the city, trained safari guides driving 4x4 vehicles lead the way over the sand dunes and through the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve. After your safari, enjoy a Middle Eastern feast under the stars at our traditional Bedouin-style camp, which includes a selection of grilled meats, fresh salads, delectable sweets and hand-selected beverages. Also look forward to camel rides, henna hand painting and aromatic shisha at the camp, and a special belly-dance performance.

Meals | Breakfast, Dinner

Dubai
Day 3

See the engineering, architectural and design wonders that have transformed Dubai into a modern metropolis and regional cultural-business hub. A panoramic tour features the luxury hotel properties of Palm Island Jumeirah, a man-made island in the shape of a palm tree; a photo stop at the Burj Al Arab, which bears a striking resemblance to the sail of a boat; and the fantastic fountains of the 30-acre Burj Khalifa Lake, surrounding the world’s tallest building. Ascend to the 124th floor. Discover Arab traditions and culture at a waterfront souk.

Meals | Breakfast

 

Dubai / Seychelles
Day 4

Depart Dubai for an early morning flight to Seychelles. Arrive at Mahe Inter Island Quay, and board the M/Y Pegasus. After a welcome cocktail and safety drill, we leave Port Victoria and sail to nearby St Anne for a refreshing swim stop in the stunning aquamarine waters off the ship. Anchor near St. Anne for welcome dinner and overnight.

Meals | Breakfast, Dinner

St Anne / Curieuse
Day 5

We leave St Anne Island early in the morning for Curieuse, nicknamed The Red Island because of its reddish soil. This uninhabited island, once a leper colony, is home to more than 500 giant tortoises, eight species of mangrove trees, and the protected coco de mer plant. Our walking excursion with a park guide will bring us to the farm alongside impressive mangrove forests and massive granite cliffs. Later, we return to the beach for a barbecue under the trees. In the afternoon, you can enjoy the beach and sea activities. Anchor for overnight.

Meals | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Curieuse / Cousin Island / Anse Lazio
Day 6

In the morning, we sail for the powder-white shores of Cousin Island. Previously a coconut plantation, Cousin Island underwent conservation efforts that allowed much of the native forest to regenerate. Now a bird sanctuary established by Bird Life International to preserve the Seychelles warblers, the island is home to several different species. It also boasts nesting beaches for Hawksbills and other turtle varieties. Later in the afternoon, we sail to Anse Lazio on Praslin Island, one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Stroll among red boulders through the powder-fine white sand or partake in swimming, snorkeling or optional diving. Evening at anchor.

Meals | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Anse Lazio / Aride Island / St Pierre / St Anne
Day 7

In the morning, we leave for Aride Island, one of the world’s most important nature reserves. The island is home to a significant population of seabird species. It also houses indigenous species such as Wright's gardenia and Audubon's shearwater, the Seychelles warbler, found nowhere else on earth. Our excursion will take you all the way to the top of the island for a breathtaking view. At noon, we sail for St Pierre Island.

After lunch, we stop in St Pierre for 3 hours of snorkeling and swimming. Observe a coral reef, significantly damaged by a tsunami, slowly regaining its former magnificence. See an abundant variety of fish, such as the blue tang and the clown surgeonfish, and, if we’re lucky, sea turtles. At sunset, we leave St Pierre to sail into Baie St Anne, Praslin. Overnight at dock. Creole Night.

Meals | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

St Anne / Felicite
Day 8

Disembark onto the stunning white beaches of Praslin. Explore the small, quiet town of Baie St Anne, before heading to Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve and a palm forest hardly altered since prehistoric times. In the afternoon, we sail to the largely uninhabited island of Felicite for snorkeling, swimming, or an optional diving excursion. In the evening, we sail to La Digue and anchor in front of the port for an overnight.

Meals | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

La Digue / Moyenne Island
Day 9

Enjoy a half-day excursion in La Digue, quaintest and most photographed community in the Seychelles. We’ll travel by bus to the Veuve Nature Reserve, home to the paradise flycatcher, and the Union Plantation. Arrive at L’ Union Estate and tour the copra kiln, a traditional coconut oil mill, and the colonial plantation house. Continue on to l’Anse Source d’Argent beach, one of the most magnificent beaches in the world and the most famous in the Seychelles. Marvel at some of Seychelles’ most impressive rock formations while enjoying a refreshment. Hunt for souvenirs at La Passe, the island’s main village, before returning to the ship. Depart in the late afternoon for Moyenne Island, opposite Mahe, for an early evening arrival. Overnight at anchor.

Meals | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Moyenne Island / Mahe
Day 10

We’ll take a short guided tour around the island, the world’s smallest national park, before enjoying a barbecue on the beach; please respect the tortoises. This will be the last opportunity for snorkeling and swimming, so be sure to take advantage. We depart Moyenne Island for Mahe’s Victoria Port in the afternoon. This evening at Inter Island Quay, Mahe, we’ll enjoy a captain’s farewell dinner with live music and dancing. Overnight in Mahe.

Meals | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Mahe
Day 11

Disembark the M/Y Pegasus in the morning. You will be transported to the airport for your return flight home.

Meals | Breakfast

Sailing direction and activities in this itinerary should be considered a sample only. Final itineraries are sent to guests one to two weeks prior to departure.

  • Three days, two nights hotel stay in Dubai

  • Eight days, seven nights aboard the M/Y Pegasus

  • Luxurious and intimate mega yacht experience with only 21 cabins

  • Experienced program manager while aboard the M/Y Pegasus 

  • Expert local guide while on land excursions

  • Meals include 10 breakfasts, 6 lunches, and 8 dinners. 4 dining experiences on your own

  • Evening entertainment and lectures while aboard the M/Y Pegasus

  • All entrance fees to scheduled activities and events

  • All in-country ground transportation and airport transfers via luxury motor coach*

  • Travel health and emergency medical evacuation insurance**

  • 24-hour emergency customer service hotline

  • Flight concierge service (flight cost additional)

*Round trip transfers available for group flights only to ensure timely boarding on ship.

**Trip-cancellation coverage available for an additional fee through Allianz.

Not included: airfare, baggage fees, gratuities, and port taxes.

Cruise Dubai and Seychelles
DateDouble Occupancy
(per person)
Cuban Visa
 A - $5,595   
Oct 4 – Oct 14, 2017B - $4,895   
 C - $4,495   
 A - $5,595   
Oct 11 – Oct 21, 2017B - $4,895   
 C - $4,495   
 A - $5,595   
Oct 18 – Oct 28, 2017B - $4,895   
 C - $4,495   
 A - $5,595   
Oct 25 – Nov 4, 2017B - $4,895   
 C - $4,495   
 A - $5,095   
Nov 1 – Nov 11, 2017B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Nov 8 – Nov 18, 2017B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $4,795   
Nov 15 – Nov 25, 2017B - $4,195   
 C - $3,895   
 A - $4,795   
Nov 22 – Dec 2, 2017B - $4,195   
 C - $3,895   
 A - $4,795   
Nov 29 – Dec 9, 2017B - $4,195   
 C - $3,895   
 A - $4,795   
Dec 6 – Dec 16, 2017B - $4,195   
 C - $3,895   
 A - $4,795   
Dec 13 – Dec 23, 2017B - $4,195   
 C - $3,895   
 A - $5,095   
Dec 20 – Dec 30, 2017B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Dec 27, 2017 – Jan 6, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $4,795   
Jan 3 – Jan 13, 2018B - $4,195   
 C - $3,895   
 A - $5,095   
Jan 10 – Jan 20, 2018B - $4,295   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Jan 17 – Jan 27, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Jan 24 – Feb 3, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Jan 31 – Feb 10, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Feb 7 – Feb 17, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Feb 14 – Feb 24, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Feb 21 – Mar 3, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Feb 28 – Mar 10, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Mar 7 – Mar 17, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Mar 14 – Mar 24, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Mar 21 – Mar 31, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Mar 28 – Apr 7, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Apr 4 – Apr 14, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Apr 11 – Apr 21, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Apr 18 – Apr 28, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   
 A - $5,095   
Apr 25 – May 5, 2018B - $4,495   
 C - $4,195   

Single Supplement Pricing:

CATEGORYOCT 2017NOV 1 - NOV 18, 2017NOV 15 - DEC 13, 2017DEC 20 - JAN 6, 2018JAN 3 - Jan 13, 2018JAN 10 - MAY 5, 2018
A$1900$2500$2300$2500$2300$2500
B$2200$2000$2000$2200$2000$2200
C$1500$2000$1900$2000$1900$2000

Port Tax: Add $415.

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