Indian Ocean Holidays
Treat yo’ self! And where better to do that than the Indian Ocean? Whether you fancy the Maldives, Mauritius, the Seychelles or Sri Lanka, you’ll find paradise aplenty here – it’s where that dreamy vision of stilted huts, hanging over turquoise waters brimming with exotic marine life, comes to life. And here we have a hearty dose of inspiration to kick-start your plans, so check out our ideas, blog entries and sample itineraries below and, when you’re ready to take the plunge, visit us in-store for a chat. Our friendly Travel Consultants are passionate about creating the ultimate Indian Ocean holiday to suit you. They’ll sift through our tried and tested hotels to find the one that works for you, your travel style and your budget. What more could you ask for? Go on, give us a try and we’ll tailor-make it easy.
Where to Go in the Indian Ocean
Boasting an A-star line-up that includes the likes of the Maldives, Mauritius, Sri Lanka and the Seychelles, you just know you’re destined for a fantastic experience with an Indian Ocean holiday. Chat to your friendly Travel Consultant about customising your itinerary.
Indian Ocean Holiday Types
A holiday in the Indian Ocean can offer a whole range of experiences, from relaxing on beaches to adventures in national parks and spiritual journeys in ancient temples. Browse our holiday types below for more inspiration:
Indian Ocean Holiday Ideas & Advice
Ready for some serious wanderlust-fuelled inspiration? Check out the best tips, advice and photos from some of our favourite travel writers below:
Indian Ocean Holiday Planning Guide
This is where you can get your creative juices flowing! When you're ready to book, pop in-store, give us a call or chat to us online, and let us tailor-make it easy.
Top 3 Things to Do in the Indian Ocean
- Go scuba diving in the Maldives
- Spy wildlife in the Black River Gorges National Park, Mauritius
- See the ruins at Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
Top 3 Beaches in the Indian Ocean
- Anse Source D’Argent, Seychelles
- Passekudah Bay, Sri Lanka
- Trou aux Biches, Mauritus
Top 3 Dishes to try in the Indian Ocean
- Curry with dholl puri (local bread), Mauritius
- Fish ambul thiyal (sour fish curry), Sri Lanka
- Garudhiya (fish broth served with rice), Maldives
Top 3 Hotels in the Indian Ocean
- North Island, Seychelles
- Maradiva Villas Resort & Spa, Mauritius
- Six Senses Laamu, Maldives
Why Book Your Indian Ocean Holiday with Flight Centre
We know the Indian Ocean: Our Experts have created our Indian Ocean holidays based on first-hand experiences. These holidays include flights with our partners, hand-picked hotels and more. And best of all, these holidays can be tailor-made to suit you and your interests.
Local knowledge: As part of the global Flight Centre Travel Group, we have staff on the ground in Sri Lanka who will act as your tour manager throughout your holiday. Many of our Experts have also visited the Maldives, Mauritius and the Seychelles, so wherever you’re looking to travel, we can offer you personalised travel advice.
Flexibility: We offer flexible deposits, the opportunity to pay the balance of your holiday just 10 weeks before departure and fixed change and cancellation fees.
Flight Centre concierge and 24/7 Emergency Assistance Service: When you book a holiday to the Indian Ocean, you’ll also enjoy our concierge service and 24/7 Emergency Assistance services.
We know our stuff when it comes to holidays all around the world and – most importantly – with a little bit of information, our Travel Experts can tailor make a trip to suit you. So what are you waiting for?