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  • 7 Night
    Africa Cruise

    Leaving:
    Cape Town
    Visiting:
    Port Elizabeth, Walvis Bay ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    MSC Cruises
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    7 Night Cruise to Africa Route (MSC Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Cape Town
    • Day 2
      Cruising
    • Day 3
      Port Elizabeth
    • Day 4
      Cruising
    • Day 5
      Cruising
    • Day 6
      Walvis Bay
    • Day 7
      Cruising
    • Day 8
      Cape Town
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    MSC Opera - MSC Cruises

    Pros

    Fun-filled ship with top-notch entertainment, great food and great kids' facilities

    Cons

    Limited dining options

    Bottom line

    With two nights and two days in Havana, this is a real opportunity to discover the Cuban capital

    Reviews

    MSC Opera Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    4.0/5
    Cabins3.0
    Dining3.0
    Service4.0
    Value4.0

    The 2,150-passenger MSC Opera is one of four medium-sized Lirica-class ships, dating from 2004 ...

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    yakety sax
    Sail Date Feb 2020
    Clean Ship - Everything Else Disappointing
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    Kenwootton
    Sail Date Feb 2020
    Just a good value cruise
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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

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  • 9 Night
    Africa Cruise

    Leaving:
    Dubai
    Visiting:
    Abu Dhabi, Manama ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Silversea Cruises
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    9 Night Cruise to Africa Route (Silversea Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Dubai
    • Day 2
      Abu Dhabi
    • Day 3
      Abu Dhabi
    • Day 4
      Manama
    • Day 5
      Doha
    • Day 6
      Cruising
    • Day 7
      Khasab
    • Day 8
      Cruising
    • Day 9
      Cruising
    • Day 10
      Mumbai (Bombay)
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    Silver Moon - Silversea Cruises

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    Overall
    0.0/5

    Silver Moon is a sister to Silver Muse

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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

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  • 8 Night
    Africa Cruise

    Leaving:
    Durban
    Visiting:
    Port Elizabeth, Cape Town ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Ponant
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    8 Night Cruise to Africa Route (Ponant)
    • Day 1
      Durban
    • Day 2
      Cruising
    • Day 3
      Port Elizabeth
    • Day 4
      Cruising
    • Day 5
      Cape Town
    • Day 6
      Cape Town
    • Day 7
      Cruising
    • Day 8
      Luderitz
    • Day 9
      Walvis Bay
    Ship Details

    Le Lyrial (Ponant) - Ponant

    Pros

    Elegantly appointed ship with excellent service and relaxed vibe

    Cons

    Unless you're in a suite, cabins are too small; strange bathroom layout

    Bottom line

    A beautiful small ship sailing destination-rich itineraries

    Reviews

    Le Lyrial (Ponant) Reviews

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    0.0/5
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    Dining

    Le Lyrial is one of four sister ships in the fleet of Ponant, a French luxury expedition cruise...

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    7ContinentTraveler
    Sail Date Jan 2020
    Trip to Antarctica and South Georgia
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    traveler22020
    Sail Date Jan 2020
    A&K: Antarctica and South Georgia: Disappointing on So Many Levels
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  • 8 Night
    Africa Cruise

    Leaving:
    Cape Verde
    Visiting:
    Mindelo, Boa Vista ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Ponant
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    8 Night Cruise to Africa Route (Ponant)
    • Day 1
      Cape Verde
    • Day 2
      Mindelo (Sao Vicente)
    • Day 3
      Mindelo (Sao Vicente)
    • Day 4
      Boa Vista
    • Day 5
      Cruising
    • Day 6
      Caravela
    • Day 7
      Orango Island
    • Day 8
      Caravela
    • Day 9
      Dakar
    Ship Details

    L'Austral - Ponant

    Pros

    All cabins have outside views and itineraries maximize time on land

    Cons

    Bedroom layouts make rooms seem even smaller; limited storage space

    Bottom Line

    Choose L'Austral for its adventurous itineraries and upscale vibe

    Reviews

    L'Austral Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    4.5/5
    Cabins5.0
    Dining4.0
    Service3.0
    Value4.0

    Launched in 2011, L'Austral is the second in a series of three 264-passenger, 10,600-ton cruisi...

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    JulieDCanter
    Sail Date Feb 2020
    Beyond Wondrous in the age of Covid 19
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    PRL1314
    Sail Date Jun 2019
    Worst travel experience ever
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  • 9 Night
    Africa Cruise

    Leaving:
    Dubai
    Visiting:
    Abu Dhabi, Doha ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Silversea Cruises
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    9 Night Cruise to Africa Route (Silversea Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Dubai
    • Day 2
      Abu Dhabi
    • Day 3
      Doha
    • Day 4
      Cruising
    • Day 5
      Muscat
    • Day 6
      Muscat
    • Day 7
      Cruising
    • Day 8
      Cruising
    • Day 9
      Mumbai (Bombay)
    • Day 10
      Mumbai (Bombay)
    Ship Details

    Silver Spirit - Silversea Cruises

    Pros

    All-suite cabins with butlers, plus variety in bars and restaurants

    Cons

    Needs a bigger gym

    Bottom Line

    A fairly flawless luxury ship with stellar service, impressive cuisine and ample amenities

    Reviews

    Silver Spirit Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    5.0/5
    Cabins4.0
    Dining5.0
    Service5.0
    Value5.0

    The all-suite Silver Spirit made a splashy entry into the luxury cruise world when Silversea in...

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    ABCDMAX
    Sail Date Feb 2020
    Exceptional Customer Service
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    BIWOZ
    Sail Date Feb 2020
    The Voyage of Indulgence!
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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

    ** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

  • 8 Night
    Southern Africa: Travel To The Ends Of The Earth (port-to-port Cruise)

    Leaving:
    Johannesburg
    Visiting:
    Johannesburg, Kasane ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    CroisiEurope
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    8 Night Cruise to Africa Route (CroisiEurope)
    • Day 1
      Johannesburg
    • Day 2
      Johannesburg
    • Day 2
      Kasane
    • Day 3
      Chobe National Park
    • Day 4
      Impalila Island
    • Day 5
      Kasane
    • Day 5
      Lake Kariba
    • Day 6
      Lake Kariba
    • Day 7
      Lake Kariba
    • Day 7
      Matusadona National Park
    • Day 8
      Lake Kariba
    • Day 8
      Victoria Falls
    • Day 9
      Victoria Falls
    Ship Details

    Zimbabwean Dream - CroisiEurope

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    Zimbabwean Dream Reviews

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    Overall
    0.0/5

    Originally announced in 2018, the Zimbabwean Dream is the sister ship to CroisiEurope's African Dr...

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