Free 3-night Cape Town pre-cruise extension & more: save up to £940 pp – ends 16 Dec

Highlights

  • Enjoy all-inclusive gourmet meals & included excursions with Regent Seven Seas Cruises
  • Explore central South Africa and Cape Town in the company of expert guides
  • Experience world-class, Big-Five safaris in private game reserves
  • Discover the history and culture of Southern Africa in cultural villages & local townships
  • Dip into the delights of Namibia and Mozambique

An African epic, this not-to-be-missed itinerary sees you sail in unmatched style among South Africa and Namibia's finest landscapes. Stepping aboard one of Regent Seven Seas Cruises' fleet of ultra-luxury ships, you'll explore the wildlife-dotted dunes of the Namib Desert, take in historic cities in Mozambique, bask on beautiful beaches in Durban, enjoy Zululand tours in Richards Bay and delve into the delights of the world-famous Garden Route. This is a region also the home to the famed Big Five – lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant – and with shore excursions included throughout you can expect private game reserve safaris for only the finest in wildlife watching. Return each day to three-course, wine-paired dinners alongside sundowners at elegant bars, indulgent spa treatments and much more besides.


Day 1

UK to Cape Town

Begin your holiday in style with included airport lounge access before boarding your overnight flight to Cape Town, arriving on day two.


Day 2

Embark Seven Seas Voyager

On arrival in Cape Town, transfer to your ship, ready for your voyage through Southern Africa. Settle in to your luxuriously-appointed and butler-served suite then, after a day of relaxation – and perhaps some time exploring the sights – it's time for the first of your gourmet, three-course, sommelier-matched dinners. There's everything from modern French fare at Chartreuse – think tender veal rack of loin with grape chutney – to filet mignon and côte de boeuf at steakhouse Prime 7 on offer. Then, head to one of the many opulent bars for a post-dinner digestif – an apt toast to the start of your adventure.

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Camps Bay, Cape Town

Camps Bay, Cape Town

Seven Seas Splendor

Seven Seas Splendor


Day 3

At sea

After breakfast you've got a full day to explore the ship and all it has to offer. Perhaps spend the day on the sprawling pool deck with a frozen cocktail or two before an al fresco lunch at the Pool Grill for grilled-to-order burgers, seafood and crisp salads. Alternatively, the fitness centre, paddle tennis court, jogging track and putting green ensure any eager sportsperson is well catered for. This evening, head to one of the other elegant dining venues for dinner before ending the night at the glamorous casino.

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor


Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Seven Seas Voyager, Regent Seven Seas

Seven Seas Voyager

Pool Deck, Seven Seas Voyager, Regent Seven Seas

Pool Deck, Seven Seas Voyager


Days 4 – 5

Unspoiled beauty in Namibia

Anchor in to Namibia's Walvis Bay today for two days of exploring. All excursions can be arranged directly from the ship up to a year before your cruise, and there's everything from off-road explorations to fly-over dolphin and whale watching on offer. We'd highly recommend a dolphin and seal cruise on the Walvis Bay Lagoon as well as a 4x4 off-road trip across the orange Namib Desert's undulating sand dunes, filled with desert-adapted species like leopard, cheetah, springbok and zebra.

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Walvis Bay, Namibia

Walvis Bay, Namibia


Days 6 – 7

At sea

With two full days days at sea, perhaps indulge with a treatment at the luxe spa or go shopping in the boutique. Come evening you'll never be short of entertainment, whether you fancy watching a full-scale musical revue at the Constellation Theatre or enjoying the nightly game shows, entertainment and live musical events on offer at the Horizon Lounge.

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises


Day 8

Spot the Big Five at a private game reserve

Anchor in to Port Elizabeth today, whose sandy beaches are the gateway to game fishing, surfing and whale watching. Head to the Addo Elephant Park for a fascinating look at unique Addo elephants on a 4x4 off road game drive, or spot the Big Five with at one of four different game reserves on 4x4 safari drives, including unique species like the white lion at the Pumba Private Game Reserve. Alternatively, make like a local and tour a local farm or townships for an insight into the historic culture of Port Elizabeth. At every port, you can also opt for an executive car or van hire with a private guide for more in-depth, personalised exploration.

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Pumba Private Game Reserve, Eastern Cape

Pumba Private Game Reserve, Eastern Cape

Lions, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Lions, Eastern Cape


Days 9 – 10

Durban's markets, beaches & wildlife wonders

Anchor in to Durban today for two days of exploring South Africa's third largest city's lively nightlife and and cultural scene, with an Indian influence meaning myriad authentic curry houses and spice markets. Explore with a city tour that stops at Old Market Square, the Golden Mile beachfront and Gray Street Mosque, the largest in the southern hemisphere, or explore what's known as 'Little India' in Durban’s oldest spice market and tour the community where Mahatma Ghandi lived. Then, on your second day, head to the Tala Private Game Reserve for an open-air game drive to spot giraffe, rhino, hippos, buffalo, kudu, the elusive sable antelope and more than 300 bird species. 

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor


Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Durban, South Africa

Beach at Durban

Durban, South Africa

Durban, South Africa

Lioness in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Lioness, KwaZulu-Natal


Day 11

At sea

Relax with another day at sea, perhaps indulging in afternoon tea or pizza at open-air La Veranda before sampling another of the gourmet restaurants tonight, such as European-inspired cuisine at Compass Rose or the liks of spice-crusted tuna steak paired with a fine Tuscan wine at authentic Italian Sette Mari. 

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises


Day 12

Rich history & European charm in Mozambique's Maputo

Anchor in to Maputo today, home to European-style boulevards and colonial palaces mixed in with modern high rises. Highlights include visiting the local market with walking city tours where you'll learn more about the civil war that only ended in 1992, as well as the train station which was built in 1910 by Gustav Eiffel, architect of the Eiffel Tower. 

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

A view of the beach line of Maputo the capital of Mozambique

Maputo, Mozambique


Days 13 – 14

Zulu culture & UNESCO gems in Richards Bay

Sail to Richards Bay today, the gateway to Zululand, spectacular wetland landscapes and pristine beaches. Spend your first day exploring with Shakaland tours to local villages to get an insight into Zulu culture before heading to the UNESCO-listed iSimangaliso Wetland Park or Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park to spot elephants, giraffe, lions, buffalo and the rare white rhino.

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

iSimangaliso Wetland Park, KwaZulu-Natal

iSimangaliso Wetland Park, KwaZulu-Natal


Day 15

At sea

Enjoy your final full day on board today, exploring anything you may have missed before reminiscing at one of the elegant bars tonight for post-dinner cocktails with new-found friends.

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Lounge Deck, Seven Seas Voyager, Regent Seven Seas

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Pool Deck, Seven Seas Voyager, Regent Seven Seas

Regent Seven Seas Cruises


Day 16

Mossel Bay: the Garden Route

Your final day sees you explore Mossel Bay, a highlight of South Africa's famous Garden Route. Discover the region with a coach tour, pausing at the 500-year-old National Monument tree and Maritime Museum, or travel along the picturesque Garden Route to pause at Mossel Bay's 37 miles of beaches, ancient forests and mountains before exploring upmarket Knysna's boutiques and seafood eateries. 

Stay: Seven Seas Voyager or Splendor

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Mossel Bay, Garden Route

Mossel Bay, Garden Route

Knysna, South Africa

Knysna, South Africa


Days 17 – 18

Cape Town to UK

After breakfast, disembark at Cape Town before your included transfer sees you to the airport to board your overnight flight home, arriving on day 23.

Breakfast included


About the itinerary

"This is a truly spectacular holiday – a voyage along the coast of Namibia, South Africa and Mozambique aboard the world’s most luxurious cruise line. With all-inclusive meals and drinks, all you need to worry about is your next shore adventure – whether that's a world-class Big Five safari or exploring the delights of Cape Town."

David Warne

Destination Specialist

Pricing information

Free 3-night Cape Town pre-cruise extension & more: save up to £940 pp
Offer ends 16 December

Guide price from £9,655 pp incl. flights

6 December 2022 (Voyager) from: £10,385 pp incl. flights
21 December 2022 (Voyager) from: £11,505 pp incl. flights
13 December 2023 (Voyager) from: £9,655 pp incl. flights — save up to £940 pp
28 December 2023 (Voyager) from: £11,455 pp incl. flights
6 December 2024 (Splendor) from: £10,815 pp incl. flights
21 December 2024 (Splendor) from: £11,295 pp incl. flights

Special offers:

  • Exclusive savings off 13 December 2023 sailing - save at least £940 pp and up to £1,710 pp depending on suite category
  • Enjoy a free 3-night Cape Town Winelands and Wildlife pre-cruise with any sailing date

Free 3-night Cape Town Winelands and Wildlife extension

  • Stay for 3 nights at the Southern Sun Cullinan Hotel with transfers
  • Enjoy excursions to the famous Cape of Good Hope as well as the Cape Winelands. of Paarl and Stellenbosch with wine-tasting and picnic at a local estate en route
  • Enjoy a hosted game drive through one of Africa’s pristine wildlife reserves

Includes:

    • Return scheduled flights from the UK to South Africa in economy class (upgrades available)
    • 15-night all inclusive cruise aboard Seven Seas Voyager (2023 departures) or Seven Seas Splendor (2024 departures)
    • Transfers from airport to ship and back
    • Unlimited shore excursions - your choice from up to 21 included
    • All beverages including fine wines and premium spirits
    • Speciality restaurants
    • Pre-paid gratuities
    • Unlimited WiFi throughout the ship

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