St Brandon: Cruise to Paradise.
Escape from civilization and modernity on board of a catamaran.
Snorkel or dive with Sharks, rays, turtles guaranteed.
Observation of turtle nesting.
Fishing or grabbing lobsters for your own meals.
Pristine beaches surrounding by pure turquoise and a lively lagoon.
St Brandon is a real paradise on earth which promises you a lifetime experience!
The Cargados Carajos Shoals (referred to as Saint Brandon), is a large atoll located 395 km northeast from Mauritius and is only accessible by boat.
St Brandon is a real heaven on earth, only one island has a population of 20 fishermen (Raphael Island); there is no connection, no electricity, a real break away from civilization.
St Brandon has a pure and preserved ecosystem with its magnificent lagoon.
The islets of St Brandon are regionally important for their seabird populations, Green Turtle nesting sites and a sanctuary for sharks and rays. DiveSail Travel is one of the only rare operators to organize boat trip to this little paradise. On board of a splendid and comfortable 50 ft catamaran, fully equipped for scuba diving and fishing, in about 30 hours of sailing, the atoll of St Brandon is yours!
Scuba diving in St Brandon
From lagoon, to passes, to cliffs to undiscovered sites St Brandon's underwater world has a lot to offer and to discover!
Sharks, turtles and rays always come around with curiosity to observe divers.
Pelagic fish as big tuna, king fish, barracudas are common on all dives.
All sites are very lively and colorful in terms of tropical fauna as Parrot fish, trigger fish, the babone which is a unique fish at St Brandon and some interesting species of nudibranches.
For those who can't dive, snorkeling is great to observe most of these species!
Moreover, sting rays and turtles in masses are usually seen in snorkel in very shallow waters!
The Catamaran: Sadko
Luxurious catamaran with:
- 4 double cabins with en-suite bathroom
- Air conditioning
- Fully equipped kitchen
- Inside comfy communal lounge
- Outside dining area
- Bbq on board
- Fully equipped for scuba diving (Compressor, equipment)
- Fully equipped for fishing (deep sea and fly fishing)
- Water desalinator
- Plasma Screens in all cabins and the lounge
- 2 rubber boats
- Satellite phone
- Safety equipment
- 1 Captain
- 1 deck hand
- 1 Chef
- 1cabin crew
- 1 Scuba diving instructor (If scuba diving is on request)
- 1 Scuba diving dive master (If scuba diving is on request)