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Set off on a journey of a lifetime as you cruise along the coastlines of Africa. Enjoy all the shoreside highlights you’d expect of an African adventure, from safari drives across savannahs to discovering cosmopolitan cities and culture-rich communities. Discover something new at each port, whether you are cruising around South Africa, hugging the spectacular West Coast, or island hopping the islands of Cape Verde.

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13 Days Cape Town to Cape Town

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Ponant
It's time to join Ponant's team of experienced naturalist guides and expedition experts to discover some of the world’s most distant and sought-after shores,...more venture into the heart of extreme lands and be immersed in nature on one of many Zodiac outings and shore excursions. Whether you dream of stepping foot on the Antarctic Peninsula, witnessing the incredible rise of Montgomery reef in the Kimberley or meeting and interacting with local communities in the Arctic, Ponant, the world leader in luxury expeditions can take you there.
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Budget:Luxury
Known For:Luxury Expeditions
Fleet Size:13
Azamara
Here at Azamara, we continue our efforts to be the world's top up-market cruise line. As such, we are committed to providing you with unparalleled service;...more the finest dining at sea; a glorious spa and wellness retreat, and innovations such as Destination Immersion® experiences. With our hallmark of stay longer, experience more, we'll not only take you to awe-inspiring destinations, but also give you more time to fall in love with them.
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Budget:Luxury
Known For:Longer Stays
Fleet Size:4
Princess
Why Princess? Because you want to tell better stories. To immerse yourself in destinations near and far. To try new foods and encounter new cultures. To...more refresh your spirit and reconnect with those you love. Choosing a cruise line can seem tough, but Princess makes it easy. Because you want more than the usual cruise experience…you want to come back new. Discover what makes each port unique through the insights of local experts and crew members who sail with us to over 330 destinations.
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Budget:Premium
Known For:Relaxing Atmosphere
Fleet Size:17

Discover Must do experiences and highlights on a cruise around Africa

Take a Safari from Richards Bay

Take a Safari from Richards Bay

Take a safari drive through rolling hills and sprawling savannahs as you set off in search of the Big Five from this gateway to Zululand.

Shop the Markets of Mozambique

Shop the Markets of Mozambique

Stroll the wide European style boulevards of Maputo and shop the colourful markets where the smell of freshly roasted cashews fills the air.

Meet the Wildlife of Madagascar

Meet the Wildlife of Madagascar

Spot lemurs darting amidst the unique flora found in Madagascar's Nature Reserves, home to plant and animal species found nowhere else on earth.

Discover the Nature of Namibia at Walvis Bay

Discover the Nature of Namibia at Walvis Bay

Explore the Walvis Bay area, where stands of flamingos call the natural lagoon home and towering dunes overlook the landscape. Don’t pass up a 4x4 adventure to spot wildlife in the rolling sands of the Namib Desert.

Explore Cape Town and Cape Winelands

Explore Cape Town and Cape Winelands

Rich history meets modern flair in this cosmopolitan South African city, cradled by stunning surrounds. Whether you’re descending into the cellars of the nearby Winelands or climbing Table Mountain by cable car, you’re in for a treat.