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Indian Ocean

Indian Ocean holidays

Overview

The Indian Ocean is dotted with idyllic island getaways that are perfect for an indulgent escape, beach holiday or honeymoon.

Whether you come in search of opulent retreats, empty beaches or the opportunity to indulge in some world-class watersports, the Maldives, Mauritius and the Seychelles are ideal luxury holiday spots, with superb accommodation, spa facilities and snorkelling, diving and sailing on the doorstep.

Sri Lanka offers more of the same with the added benefit of some spectacular history and culture as well as wildlife watching opportunities amidst the jungles and hillscapes of the interior.

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Essential experiences in the Indian Ocean

Beach holidays

The Indian Ocean islands including the Maldives, Mauritius and the Seychelles boast some exeptional, exclusive, luxury beach holiday options, where service and style are as exquisite as the sands the beach resorts stand on, making them ideal escapes and honeymoon destinations.

Natural World Holidays

Travel to the Indian Ocean to find idyllic islands and a selection of natural wonders, especially in Sri Lanka.

cruises

The Indian Ocean islands boast some exceptional beaches and are ideal destinations for cruises and honeymoon sailings. Weigh anchor in the Maldives, Mauritius or the Seychelles to explore these picturesque destinations.

Honeymoons

The gorgeous bourtique hotels and over-water villas in the Indian Ocean are ideal romantic retreats for people on honeymoon here, with the Maldives, Mauritius, the Seychelles and Sri Lanka all popular choices.

History and culture

Although some of the Indian Ocean islands have only been inhabited for a relatively brief period, others, including Sri Lanka have a long-standing history and a wealth of cultural attractions to explore.

Spa holidays

The Indian Ocean islands of the Maldives, Mauritius and the Seychelles are perfectly set up to cater for people looking to soothe away everyday stresses on a luxury spa break.

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Top itineraries in the Indian Ocean

Sri Lanka’s Cities & Beaches

10-day tailor-made journey from £1,745 pp incl. flights

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offer

Save up to £400 per couple
Book by: 31 March 2017

In the company of your own driver guide you’ll explore the Dutch-colonial gems and stunning Indian Ocean beaches of Sri Lanka’s southwest corner.

Ancient Kingdoms & East Coast Beaches

13-day tailor-made journey from £2,395 pp incl. flights

A tailor-made journey through Sri Lanka, visiting its most impressive ancient monuments and beautiful beaches, taking in Anuradhapura, Trincomalee, Kandy, Polonnaruwa and more. Discover architectural wonders dating back to the 11th century, beautiful, white-sanded beaches and natural harbours.

Sri Lankan Wildlife and Whales

9-day tailor-made journey from £2,245 pp incl. flights

A week-long trip to Sri Lanka, including the Sinharaja Rainforest, Yala National Park, and whale and dolphin watching on the south coast

Best of Sri Lanka

15-day tailor-made journey from £3,295 pp incl. flights

From sweeping tea plantations to UNESCO-listed treasures and the wildlife of the Yala National Park, spend two memorable weeks exploring the history, culture and beaches of this Indian Ocean gem, a land of smiles that's long made it a travellers' favourite.

Top offers in the Indian Ocean

Sri Lanka’s Cities & Beaches

10-day tailor-made journey from £1,745 pp incl. flights

Special
offer

Save up to £400 per couple
Book by: 31 March 2017

In the company of your own driver guide you’ll explore the Dutch-colonial gems and stunning Indian Ocean beaches of Sri Lanka’s southwest corner.

One&Only Reethi Rah Maldives

Designer resort

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offer

One and Only Sale - save up to 40% of accommodation cost
Book by: 30 September 2016

One&Only Reethi Rah Maldives is a superb all-villa resort offering unsurpassed levels of style, choice and personal exploration. The sleek and spectacular resort offers unprecedented privacy and the wonders of the crystal blue Indian Ocean.

Huvafen Fushi, Maldives

Contemporary resort from £3,625 pp incl. flights

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offer

Stay 7 Pay 5 plus 10%-30% saving on accommodation cost
Book by: 31 October 2016

Huvafen Fushi is a 5-star resort set on its own private lagoon - the perfect escape into paradise. This chic and contemporary resort is modest in scale and provides guests with a haven of peace and tranquillity.

One&Only Le St Geran, Mauritius

Contemporary resort from £1,795 pp incl. flights

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offer

Save up to 45% of accommodation cost
Book by: 31 October 2016

A member of ‘The Leading Hotels of the World’, this luxurious, family-friendly resort is complemented by service that is attentive, yet unobtrusive.

Why book with Wexas Travel?

At Wexas, we specialise in bespoke travel experiences. Our itineraries are just samples of what we can arrange, and can be changed depending on your precise needs, finances and ideas by our experienced destination specialists.

Contact one of our consultants on 020 7590 0619 to discuss how we can tailor your holiday.

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