South African landscape
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South African Explorer and Safari Experience

Look forward to experience all the extraordinary features of Africa, as well as some hidden treasures, during this 15-night adventure.

Begin with flight to Cape Town where you will stay for four nights and look forward to tours including: a wildlife safari; tour of the winelands; visit to the Table Mountain and surrounding landmarks - each of which adds to the colourful palette which makes up this unique continent.

After you stay, transfer to the port and embark on MSC Orchestra for 2 back-to-back three-night full-board cruises to South Africa and Mozambique, where you will encounter ports such as Durban and Portuguese Island.

Disembark in Durban for a four-night stay and look forward to more experiences including the Drakensberg World Heritage tour and a chance to meet a traditional Zulu tribe with the Shakaland tour.

Then, head to Durban Airport and fly back to the UK.

What´s included:

  • Return flights from the UK.
  • Four-night 5* hotel stay in Cape Town.
  • Two three-night full-board cruises in South Africa & Mozambique.
  • Four-night 5* hotel stay in Durban.
  • Wildlife Safari Tour worth £240 per couple.
  • Winelands Tour worth £80 per couple.
  • Table Mountain & Cape Town City Tour worth £50 per couple.
  • Drakensberg World Heritage Tour worth £240 per couple.
  • Shakaland Tour worth £180 per couple.
  • Private overseas transfers.

  • 16 January 2020
  • MSC Cruises
  • MSC Orchestra

Price includes all flights, transfers, excursions, luggage allowance etc.

  • Wildlife Safari Tour
  • Winelands Tour
  • Table Mountain & City Tour
  • Drakensberg World Heritage Tour
  • Shakaland Tour
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15 nights | 16 Jan 2020
Fly overnight from the UK to Cape Town
16 January 2020
Upon arrival, receive a private transfer to your 5* hotel for a four-night stay
17 January 2020
Wildlife Safari Tour
18 January 2020
Winelands Half Day Tour
19 January 2020
Experience local produce at its best with this full-day tour of African winelands. Take in the crisp white and classic red wines as you learn what this region is famous for, as well as enjoying the natural beauty which surrounds you.
Half Day Table Mountain & City Tour
20 January 2020
Travel by cable car to the very top of Table Mountain, ready to then descend past the Malay Quarter, city centre and Company Gardens. Then, visit the Castle of Good Hope and Diamond Works, before travelling to Milnerton and enjoy photo opportunities at Table Bay.
Private transfer from your hotel to the port and embark MSC Orchestra
21 January 2020
Day at sea
22 January 2020
Day at sea
23 January 2020
Durban, South Africa - begin second three-night voyage
24 January 2020
Portuguese Island, Mozambique (overnight on-board)
25 January 2020
Depart Portuguese Island, Mozambique
26 January 2020
Durban, South Africa
27 January 2020
Disembark ship and receive private transfer from the port to your 5* hotel for a four-night stay.
Drakensberg World Heritage Full Day Tour
28 January 2020
This tour comprises the stunning Drakensburg Mountains where you can enjoy a visit to Giant's Castle; a 3km hike to the bushman caves and paintings; and a visit to the Nelson Mandela Capture site - all great at showing how African history has shaped this continent.
Day of leisure
29 January 2020
Shakaland Full Day Tour
30 January 2020
Take some time to interact with the local tribe of the proud Zulu nation. Gain insight into traditional cultures and customs as you sample beer, watch the rhythm of the dancers and witness the building of a Zulu hut.
Private transfer from your hotel to Durban Airport and board your flight back to the UK
31 January 2020
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What´s on board MSC Orchestra

  • World-class international restaurants
  • Thermal cave and massage treatments
  • Exclusive MSC Yacht Club lounges
  • Spectacular 4D cinema
  • Acclaimed MSC Aurea Spa
  • Stunning Covent Garden Theatre
  • Panoramic private balconies
  • Five swimming pools and jogging track
  • Palm Beach Casino
  • Stylish bars and lounges to choose from

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Why book with Cruise118?

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