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Africa Cruises

Cruises to Africa

Surrounded by the Atlantic and Indian Oceans, as well as the Mediterranean Sea, Africa has a ring of prime ports that help cruisers discover this exciting continent. Visit Africa's Gold Coast on the Atlantic Ocean, including Ghana and Senegal, and make a stop at the tropical Cape Verde islands. In southwest Africa, the plains and plateaus of Namibia are found between the Kalahari Desert, often visited on cruises that embark in South Africa's major ports of Cape Town and Durban. To the east, visitors can go snorkeling off the coast of Madagascar or sail up to the glorious Seychelles.
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Africa's a big place. Find out what other cruisers have to say about sailing the continent.
Port Spotlight: Cape Town Port Spotlight: Cape Town
A must stop on South Africa cruises, this cosmopolitan city has lots to see and do.
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Everything you need to know about the different cruises you can find on this most unusual continent.

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Alexandria
It wasn't Rome or Athens that intellectually dominated the ancient ...
Cairo (Port Said)
Pick up just about any travel guide on Cairo, and you'll read about ...
Cape Town
Beautiful, sophisticated, socially progressive, democratic, engaging, ...
Durban
Durban is a beachside city in South Africa that boasts the busiest ...
Safaga
Safaga, a working port on the coast of the Red Sea, brings you close ...
Tangier
Expect a heady blend of Middle Eastern magic, Berber tradition and ...
Tunis (La Goulette)
A terrorist attack on March 18th, 2015, in the capital Tunis has led ...
04/16
My bf and I decided to go on a 5 day cruise to Maputo and Portuguese islands for my birthday and it was the best decision we ever made. From the the time we arrived on the cruise we were made to feel royalty. The food was standard a curry or 2 would ... Read more
I booked this cruise through Groupon about a week or so before departure date at a price I thought was quite reasonable. I won't go into the frustration from MSC Johannesburg offices of not answering their phones and giving incorrect information - ... Read more
03/16
Travelled with family in March 2016 and what a superb holiday was had by all. From embarkation to disembarkation friendly helpful staff. Staff ensured cabin was clean timeously and were eager and willing to assist with our requests. All ... Read more
Awesome Cruise glitterP
02/16
We sailed on the MSC Sinfonia . WOW . It was such an amazing trip. From the moment we step on board until we disembarked . Our cabin attendant Yusif was just amazing. He came to greet us and for the entire trip he remembered our names and took such ... Read more
02/16
Our first trip to South Africa began with a couple of days in the lovely Cape Town before boarding Silver Cloud for a 10 day cruise along the coat to Mozambique and back. We had sailed with Silversea before and rated them lacking in atmosphere and ... Read more

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So-So Splendour mtnestinmd
02/16
Having completed this itinerary two years ago on the Serenade of the Seas, I had high expectations of this reprise, and headed a small travel group of 10. Overall, the group had a good time, but Splendour cannot be fully credited for this outcome. ... Read more
01/16
This was my first cruise. The ship was three hours late. you cannot fault them as the weather was. However the communication was not extremely good and a few of the people on the ground knew what was happening. They could have also provided ... Read more
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