Holland America Line has added a 73 day cruise round Africa that may go to 26 ports in 22 international locations and territories in 2023.
Departing October 10, 2023, visitors will discover 26 ports in 22 international locations and territories with 4 in a single day calls, together with two nights at Cape City, South Africa. Quite a few safari and wilderness alternatives spotlight the journey. The cruise will happen on board Zuiderdam and can sail roundtrip from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
“Our visitors prefer to discover the world within the consolation of a Holland America Line cruise, and our Grand Voyages permit them to journey internationally, whereas departing from home ports,” mentioned Beth Bodensteiner, chief business officer of Holland America Line. “Our Grand Africa Voyage focuses on this one area, so our visitors are capable of have an entire cultural immersion into the African way of life. From shore excursions that greatest showcase every port to menus that function native delicacies and wines, we would like our visitors to return dwelling feeling like their cruise was delivered in probably the most genuine manner.”
Africa is a continent of numerous splendors and awe-inspiring expertise. Vacationers on the Grand Africa Voyage are in for an journey stuffed with golden vistas, rolling grasslands and pristine magnificence.
Surprise on the unimaginable wildlife on safari, savor the best wines in South Africa, marvel on the imperial cities within the north and take within the unimaginable natural world.
- 73 days. Departs October 10, 2023, crusing roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale aboard Zuiderdam on a clockwise navigation across the continent.
- 4 in a single day calls: Aqaba, Jordan; Cape City, South Africa (two nights); Zanzibar, Tanzania; and Victoria, Seychelles.
- 6 night departures: San Juan, Puerto Rico; Souda, Crete; Safaga, Egypt; Richards Bay, South Africa; Walvis Bay, Namibia; and Cape City.
- 26 ports in 22 international locations and territories, within the order of calls: Portugal, Spain, Morocco, Tunisia, Greece, Egypt, Jordan, Seychelles, Tanzania, Mayotte, Madagascar, Mozambique, South Africa, Namibia, Angola, Ghana, Ivory Coast, The Gambia, Senegal, Cape Verde, Puerto Rico.
- A memorable daylight transit of the Suez Canal en path to Aqaba for the chance to journey to the Misplaced Metropolis of Petra.
- Safari and wildlife alternatives embody Victoria Falls Nationwide Park, Namib Rand Nature Reserve, Etosha Recreation Reserve, Abuko Nature Reserve, Jozani Forest Reserve, Bandia Wildlife Reserve, Lokobe Nationwide Park, the Black Lemur Sanctuary, Kruger Nationwide Park, and Zulu Nyala Non-public Recreation Reserve.
- Two full days at Cape City, South Africa, to discover Desk Mountain, Nelson Mandela’s jail cell, Chapman’s Peak Drive, Cape Winelands and extra.
- Two shorter segments can be found: 46 days from Fort Lauderdale to Cape City and 27 days from Cape City to Fort Lauderdale.
Friends who ebook the total 73-day Grand Africa Voyage by February 24, 2023, obtain 3% financial savings off the cruise-only fare, together with facilities valued at as much as $4,110 per individual.