Africa Cruises

Life is a Holiday on an Africa Cruise

If you’re looking for an adventure, seek out an Africa cruise. These cruises are often far longer than usual, averaging 15-20 days as part of a world cruise or extended Africa itinerary. Among the fleets that offer Africa cruises include the stately Cunard, Holland America, Crystal, Oceania, MSC, AmaWaterways, and Princess.

South Africa offers stunning vineyards and consistently produces excellent wines. Of course, you’ll be able to see an abundant amount of wildlife on your Africa cruise if you book a tour or excursion. You might see zebras, elephants, leopards, and lions, to name just a few.

On an Africa cruise, you might visit destinations such as Mozambique, Madagascar, Cape Town, Seychelles, Egypt, and Port Elizabeth. Other voyages include Africa as part of a world cruise or extended cruise, and may visit India and the Maldives, too. Cruises may embark from Lisbon, Port Louis, Perth, Cape Town, and India.

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Life is a Holiday on an Africa Cruise

If you’re looking for an adventure, seek out an Africa cruise. These cruises are often far longer than usual, averaging 15-20 days as part of a world cruise or extended Africa itinerary. Among the fleets that offer Africa cruises include the stately Cunard, Holland America, Crystal, Oceania, MSC, AmaWaterways, and Princess.

South Africa offers stunning vineyards and consistently produces excellent wines. Of course, you’ll be able to see an abundant amount of wildlife on your Africa cruise if you book a tour or excursion. You might see zebras, elephants, leopards, and lions, to name just a few.

On an Africa cruise, you might visit destinations such as Mozambique, Madagascar, Cape Town, Seychelles, Egypt, and Port Elizabeth. Other voyages include Africa as part of a world cruise or extended cruise, and may visit India and the Maldives, too. Cruises may embark from Lisbon, Port Louis, Perth, Cape Town, and India.

Cruise Lines
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Cunard Line $1,999$2,159$2,319
MSC Cruises $559$259$339
Silversea Cruises $4,500$4,680$6,300$8,460

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Current Weather

Cairo
93°F
Clouds
partlycloudy
  • partlycloudy Monday 97° | 82°
  • clear Tuesday 99° | 77°
  • clear Wednesday 101° | 75°
  • clear Thursday 102° | 75°
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10 Night Africa Cruise
Departing From Cape Town
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 $1,574
as little as $157.00/night
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Cape Town - South Africa
  • Port Elizabeth - South Africa
  • Richards Bay - South Africa
  • Durban - South Africa
  • East London - South Africa
  • Cape Town - South Africa
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20 Night Africa Cruise
Departing From Cape Town
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • Mosselbay, South Africa
  • Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Richard's Bay, South Africa
  • Pointe Des Galets, Reunion
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21 Night Africa Cruise
Departing From Dubai
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  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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  • Port Victoria, Seychelles
  • Port Victoria, Seychelles
  • Nosy Be, Madagascar
  • Port Louis, Mauritius
  • Pointe Des Galets, Reunion
  • Richard's Bay, South Africa
  • Richard's Bay, South Africa
  • Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Mosselbay, South Africa
  • Cape Town, South Africa
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