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Africa Cruise

14.732€

About this cruise

Embark on an incredible 27-day cruise through Africa, starting from Beach and journeying to Greenwich aboard the Seabourn Venture ship. This cruise allows you to discover enchanting destinations in Gambia, Senegal, Morocco, Spain, Portugal, France, Jersey, and Belgium.

Cabin Prices

The cruise price at the top of the page (14.732€) is listed for the accommodation of one person in a double cabin. To get the total cabin cost, multiply this price by two. All subsequent prices are listed for the entire cabin and do not require additional multiplication.

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Double Cabin Price

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
19/03/2024 - 14/04/2024 - - - 29.470€

Cruise Route

Day 1: Beach (Island of São Tiago), Cape Verde. Departure time: 17:00. São Tiago with its capital Praia is the most African of the Cape Verdean islands. A particularly adventurous experience is a trip in the aluguer, the Cape Verdean shared taxi, to Assomada, where a large African-like market takes place twice a week. The center of the city is Plaça 12 de Septembro. It is framed by 19th-century buildings: in the southeast by the church Nossa Senhora da Graça and the majestic Justice Palace right next to it, in the southwest by the Ministry of the Interior and the Banco Comércio do Atlántico on Avenida Amilcar Cabral, which leads across the entire plateau. Also worth.

Day 2: Mindelo (Sao Vicente), Cape Verde. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 9 hours. Mindelo is the second largest city in Cape Verde and is beautifully situated in a stunning bay. It is characterized by the country`s largest and most important port, "Porto Grande". Mindelo has the atmosphere of an international port city and is still a cultural and intellectual center of the archipelago. Attractions include the historic city center, the fish market, and a replica of the "Torre de Belé.

Day 3: Sea day.

Day 4: Banjul, Gambia. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. On the wide mouth of the Gambia River lies a narrow alluvial peninsula. There, the capital of Gambia was founded in 1868 by the English colonial rulers. The houses in the city look well-maintained, and from the observation platform of the tallest building in the city, you have a beautiful panoramic view of the entire surroundings. In the old town, you can still find old trading establishments from colonial times. The main attraction there is the "Albert Market," an interesting market and craft center. Other attractions include the National Museum with exhibits on the country`s cultural history an.

Day 5: Dakar, Senegal. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. The capital of the Republic of Senegal is home to the largest port in West Africa. With its oil refineries and international airport, it is one of the most important trading centers in West Africa. Dakar has a population of 1.7 million. The city is known as the destination of the world-famous intercontinental motorsport rally from Paris to Dakar. Cultural and scientific highlights of the city include the University founded in 1957, the research institute "Institut.

Day 6: Saint-Louis, Senegal. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. Saint-Louis ist eine historische Stadt an der Nordwestküste Senegals. Sie ist bekannt für ihre koloniale Architektur, lebhafte Musikszene und ihre Position als UNESCO-Weltkulturerbe. Die Stadt hat eine reiche Geschichte als ehemalige Hauptstadt Französisch-Westafrikas und war während der Kolonialzeit ein wichtiger Handelsknotenpunkt. Heute bietet Saint-Louis Besuchern eine Mischung aus kulturellen und historischen Sehenswürdigkeiten,.

Day 7 - 8: Sea day.

Day 9: Tan-Tan, Morocco. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 9 hours. Tan-Tan is a city located in the south of Morocco. Situated on the Atlantic coast, it is famous for its stunning beaches and picturesque landscapes. With its fascinating history and lively culture, Tan-Tan presents an opportunity for visitors to discover traditional Moroccan architecture, savor delectable local cuisine, and encounter the warmth and generosity of its people. Whether you seek relaxation by the beach or a glimpse into Moroccan heritage, Tan-Tan guar.

Day 10: Agadir, Morocco. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. The Moroccan city of Agadir is located in a wide bay with a broad sandy beach, set against the backdrop of the foothills of the High Atlas, with the fertile Sous plain as its hinterland. Attractions: The bird park with exotic birds, the Kasbah ruins at an altitude of 236m, the "Souss-Massa" nature park, the open-air museum "Medina Polizzi", the museums "Bert Flint", "Municipal", and the Museum of Berber Art. Like every oriental city, A.

Day 11: Sea day.

Day 12: Casablanca, Morocco. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 21:00. Duration of port stay: 14 hours. Casablanca is a modern metropolis with few old buildings and Moroccan cultural elements. It is influenced by French colonialism. The cityscape, initially consisting mainly of wide boulevards and French-inspired townhouses from the 1930s and 1940s, is now complemented by new skyscrapers and buildings in a new Oriental style. The attractions of Casablanca are the "Hassan II Mosque" and the "Youtiya" crafts market in the new Medina, the Habbous district. The main buildings in the Medina are the "Jamaa el Kebir" and "Jamaa ech Chleuh" mosques, and the.

Day 13: Tangier, Morocco. Arrival time: 10:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 7 hours. Tangier is a port and provincial capital on the North African coast and is known as the gateway to Africa. The old town of Tangier is manageable and consists of many narrow streets and shops where typical goods are sold. In addition, the Grand Socco square is worth seeing, which is considered the most important marketplace in the region and houses many tea houses. There you will also find Bab Fahs, the main gate of the city wall. The coastal city is connected to the Spanish mainland by several ferri.

Day 14: Melilla, Spain. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. Melilla is a 12 km2 Spanish enclave on the eastern side of the Guelaia Peninsula and has approximately 80,000 inhabitants. The city`s port has experienced a new upswing in recent years due to fishing and the export of iron and steel from the city of Nador. From the "Plaza de España" in the center of the new town, you can reach the small old town of Melilla called "Medina Sidonia". The fortress architecture dates back partly to the 16th century. Sights include the "Museo Municipal" museum with a sm.

Day 15: Málaga, Spain. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. Malaga was founded by the seafaring Phoenicians around the 8th century BC. Today, Malaga is a modern city with a significant commercial port, an airport, and a university. Additionally, the city benefits from a year-round ideal climate, making it one of the most important tourist destinations on the Iberian Peninsula. Points of interest include the Royal Palace "Alcazaba," built in the 11th century and equipped with an Archaeological Museum, the city`s cathedral, built around 1528, with charming chapels "Capilla Mayor" and "Capilla del Sagrado Corazón," numerous churches, Pablo Picasso`s birthplace, and the 18th-century buildings "Casa del Consulado," "Palacio de la Aduana," "Casa Palacio del Marqués de Valdeflore.

Day 16: Sea day.

Day 17: Leixões (Porto), Portugal. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 23:00. Duration of port stay: 15 hours. Portugal`s secret capital, Porto, is the namesake of the whole country. It is considered one of the most beautiful metropolises in Europe and is mainly known for its famous Port wine. Those who don`t want to miss out on urban ambiance will feel at home in Porto, the country`s second-largest city. The glorious Portuguese fleet was built in the city`s port. However, there are also cafes and bistros. The houses in the city are closely packed together on steep cliffs, often closely behind and above each other, creating terraces of extremely picturesque effect. Sights: Praça.

Day 18: Vigo, Spain. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 21:00. Duration of port stay: 13 hours. In the west of Spain, approximately 30 km north of the border with Portugal on the southern bank of an inland sea, lies the liveliest and most modern city in Galicia. Vigo has around 300,000 inhabitants and is one of the largest fishing ports in Spain. The city also offers a varied nightlife with numerous bars, cafeterias, and nightclubs. In front of the city are the Cies Islands, which were declared a national park and bird sanctuary in 1980. Tourist attractions inc.

Day 19: Sea day.

Day 20: Douarnenez, France. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 9 hours. Douarnenez ist eine malerische Stadt in Frankreich. Sie liegt an der Westküste und bietet wunderschöne Ausblicke auf das Meer. Die Stadt hat eine reiche maritime Geschichte und ist bekannt für ihre charmante Hafenanlage. Besucher können auch das Erkunden der engen Gassen mit traditionellen bretonischen Häusern genießen sowie die örtlichen Museen besuchen und frischen Fi.

Day 21: St. Helier (Jersey), Channel Islands. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 9 hours. St. Helier is the capital and largest town of the island of Jersey. The impressive Elizabeth Castle is built on an island in the bay and can only be reached at low tide. Fort Regent, located on a cliff above the town, has been converted into a leisure complex with sports and conference facilities, an aquarium, a postal museum, a funfair, a swimming pool, and a number of sports halls. The Jersey Museum on Pier Street is also worth a visit. The best shopping area in the city is the district around King Street and Queen Street. Mos.

Day 22: Cherbourg, France. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 18:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. The French port city Cherbourg is known as a naval base on one hand and a fishing center on the other. Cherbourg is likely built on the site where the Roman camp Coriallum was located. The city was heavily destroyed during the invasion battles in 1944. Cherbourg was the first supply port for the.

Day 23: Rouen, France. Arrival time: 07:00. Rouen has the fourth largest seaport in France and is located between Paris and Le Havre. The old trading city is situated on the outer edge of a powerful loop of the Seine surrounded by steep cliffs. In Rouen, the famous Joan of Arc was also burned at the stake. Impressive renovated old buildings with Norman half-timbered facades characterize the cityscape. In the surrounding area, there are numerous old castles and châteaux that bring French history back to life. Points of interest include the Old Market, the Church of Joan of Arc, an i.

Day 24: Rouen, France. Departure time: 17:00. Rouen has the fourth largest seaport in France and is located between Paris and Le Havre. The old trading city is situated on the outer edge of a powerful loop of the Seine surrounded by steep cliffs. In Rouen, the famous Joan of Arc was also burned at the stake. Impressive renovated old buildings with Norman half-timbered facades characterize the cityscape. In the surrounding area, there are numerous old castles and châteaux that bring French history back to life. Points of interest include the Old Market, the Church of Joan of Arc, an i.

Day 25: Cowes (Isle of Wight), England. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 16:00. Duration of port stay: 8 hours. The cozy harbor town of Cowes is located on the north coast of the Isle of Wight, which in turn is located off the south coast of England. All connections between the island and the English mainland opera.

Day 26: Ostend (Flanders), Belgium. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 16:00. Duration of port stay: 8 hours. The secret coastal capital of Oostende is located on the Belgian North Sea. The city`s attractions are all close together, making it easy to explore on foot. It is also highly recommended to rent a bike and explore the beautiful North Sea coast around the town. The museum ship Amandine offers a good insight into the former main source of income for the city: fishing. The Historical Museum De Plate also impressively shows visitors what life must have been like in historical Oostende through its exhibits. The beach of Oostende is also highly recommended. Whether for swimming, relaxing, or taking a leisurely walk along the co.

Day 27: Greenwich (London), England. Arrival time: 05:00. In the southeast of England`s capital is the district of Greenwich, located on the southern bank of the River Thames. London`s district is world-famous for being the starting point of the Prime Meridian, which was established at the Royal Greenwich Observatory. This uniqueness allows numerous tourists to switch between the two time zones daily. Due to the abundance of unique historical buildings, Greenwich has been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. One of the architectural highlights is the Royal Naval College, which served as a seafarers` hospital in the past. Another tourist attraction is the maritime quarter with a sailing ship that has been converted into a museum. Greenwich Park, with its beautiful green spaces, is one of the most beau.