Curieuse and St Pierre islands Catamaran* Cruise- from Praslin

Take to the seas on a Praslin Catamaran* Cruise

*Between 2 June and 20 July 2024 inclusive, the catamaran will be in dry dock. During this period, the excursion will be operated by motorboat. The itinerary remains the same, with lunch served on Curieuse Island instead of onboard.

Go snorkelling at St. Pierre Island, meet the Giant Tortoises of Curieuse Island, and visit the beaches at Anse José and Anse Georgette - BBQ Lunch included!

This Full Day tour operates on Wednesdays and Saturdays and is bookable from Praslin.

Staying on Mahe? The tour is also available on Wednesdays only and can be booked here.
Staying on La Digue? The tour is also available on Wednesdays and Saturdays and can be booked here.

Included in this adventure

  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Water and soft drinks 
  • BBQ Lunch
  • Landing fees on Curieuse Island
  • Snorkelling Equipment (limited availability, so it is recommended to bring your own)

What to bring: Light casual clothing, comfortable walking shoes, swimwear, sun cream, camera, beach towel, cash for beverages, and snorkelling equipment.

NOTE: This tour is not recommended for pregnant women and the physically challenged. Infants under 2 years of age are not permitted.

Trip details

Embark on an exhilarating Praslin sailing tour aboard the magnificent Oplezir Catamaran*. Your journey begins on the stunning St. Pierre Island, a cherished destination for swimmers and snorkelers. Dive into crystal-clear waters and witness the vibrant marine life that thrives beneath the surface.

Next, get ready to encounter the awe-inspiring Giant Land Tortoises of the Curieuse Island Reserve. Take a one-hour guided tour of the island, meandering through majestic hills and enchanting mangrove swamps until you reach the captivating Anse José.

Indulge in a mouth-watering BBQ lunch served onboard the luxurious Oplezir catamaran*. Savour typical Creole flavours as you bask in the comfort of this floating paradise. After lunch, set sail towards the breathtaking Anse Georgette Beach, where you'll have the perfect opportunity to snap some incredible photos and take a refreshing swim.

As the day nears its end, prepare to be enchanted during a picturesque cruise along Praslin Island's North East coast. Don't miss out on this unforgettable journey!

For the full itinerary, check the 'Itinerary' tab.

Please feel free to contact us if anything remains unclear; we'd be more than happy to help you.

Curieuse and St Pierre islands Catamaran* Cruise Itinerary

  • Pick-up from your hotel in Praslin
  • Boarding of Oplezir Catamaran*
  • Depart for St Pierre island
  • Arrival at St Pierre for snorkelling
  • Depart from St Pierre to Curieuse island
  • Arrival on Curieuse. Disembarkation on Anse José
  • Hike from Anse José to Baie Laraie
  • Arrival at Baie Laraie
  • BBQ lunch
  • Depart from Curieuse to Anse Georgette
  • Arrival on Anse Georgette for swimming (weather permitting)
  • Depart from Anse Georgette to disembarkation point
  • Drop off to your hotel on Praslin



  • All rates are quoted in Euro and subject to change due to government regulations or other factors beyond the operator's control.
  • All excursions are subject to the weather conditions. In the event of cancellation, the operator shall reschedule the tour, offer an alternative excursion of similar value or issue a full refund.
  • Minimum participants required: 20
    Should the number not be reached, a CTS Representative will notify you before the tour.
  • Applicable entrance and/or landing fees are included.
  • Rates given are inclusive of a guide and lunch unless specified otherwise
  • Rates are inclusive of return hotel transfers on Praslin
  • Child rate applies to children between 2-11 years

Changes & Cancellations 

  • Date changes are possible up to 48 hours before departure, subject to availability.
  • Cancellations made more than 48 hours before departure will be eligible for a full refund, minus any charges applied to make the refund (see the general Terms and Conditions for cancellation charges)
  • For any cancellations made less than 48 hours before departure, there will be no refund (a 100% charge will apply)


Location: Praslin
Duration: 8 Hours
Categories: Adventure, Cruises, Outdoor Activities, Tours and Day Trips, Watersports

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