For the first time ever, four cruise lines will be homeporting in South Africa for the 2019/2020 winter cruise season, sailing roundtrip out of Cape Town and Durban.
Oceania sending Nautica to Cape Town for set of roundtrip SA cruises during 2019/2020 season
Oceania Cruises will be returning Nautica to South Africa during the 2019/2020 cruise season for a second set of roundtrip Cape Town cruises.
MSC Cruises to replace Musica with Orchestra for 2019/2020 South African cruise season
MSC Cruises will deploy MSC Orchestra in Durban, South Africa for the 2019/2020 cruise season, instead of MSC Musica, according to scheduled itineraries for both ships.
Silversea reveals Dubai and Cape Town cruise departures in extensive 2020/21 itineraries
Silversea Cruises are offering a Cape Town to Accra cruise departure aboard their new Silver Cloud Expedition ship, and a cruise from Dubai to Mumbai aboard Silver Cloud as part of an […]
Mossel Bay to get new waterfront and cruise terminal in multi-million redevelopment
The South African cruise port of Mossel Bay is to receive a new mixed-use waterfront and a cruise terminal for passengers to disembark in the town, according to plans outlined by The […]
Fred Olsen Cruise Line returns to Cape Town with 2019 departure aboard Boudicca
After cruising from Durban for the first time ever last year, Fred Olsen Cruise Line will return to South Africa with Boudicca in 2019.
Phoenix Reisen steps up Cape Town cruises in 2019 with Amadea and Albatros
German cruise line Phoenix Reisen will cruise from Cape Town three times in the coming 2018/2019 season, once with Amadea in 2018 and twice in 2019 with its cruise ship Albatros.
Cape Town and Dubai cruises included in Seabourn’s ‘Set Sail’ cruise promotion
Seabourn has unveiled the Set Sail Event, offering major value-added perks and savings on 35 select voyages in 2018 and 2019, including its 2019 Dubai to Singapore cruise, and two cruises from Cape […]
Newly refurbished Silver Whisper to cruise from Cape Town to Lisbon in 2019
The ultra-luxury cruise line Silversea are sending Silver Whisper to Cape Town in 2019 for a 24-night cruise to Lisbon.
Princess Cruises offer 2019 trans-Atlantic cruise from Cape Town aboard smallest ship
Princess Cruises are sending their smallest cruise ship, the R-class Pacific Princess, to Cape Town in 2019 for a 24-night cruise from Cape Town to Fort Lauderdale in Miami as a single leg of its […]
Cruise & Maritime Voyages offers a Cunard alternative on 2019 Cape Town cruise
The British cruise line Cruise & Maritime Voyages will be offering a Cunard-esque traditional cruise experience at a fraction of the cost when it cruises from Cape Town with the little cruise ship Astor on […]
Norwegian Spirit to cruise from Cape Town, South Africa for first time in 2020
The newly refurbished Norwegian Spirit will cruise from Cape Town, South Africa in 2020, Norwegian Cruise Line has announced.
Cunard reveals custom cruise-tour packages for Cape Town and Dubai cruises in 2019
Cape Town and Dubai have been selected as two of four cities in which Cunard Line will be offering cruise-tour packages aboard Queen Mary 2 and Queen Victoria from late 2018.
Cape Town and African cruises featured in National Geographic/Ponant partnership
National Geographic Expeditions and the French luxury cruise line Ponant have announced a new range of co-branded, luxury expedition cruises on small ships and Cape Town will be among the 130 cruise […]
Voyages to Antiquity possibly most interesting West Africa cruise from Cape Town in 2019
Voyages to Antiquity, the British cruise line with a laser sharp focus on ancient history, will be cruising from Cape Town to Malaga in Spain on March 13th, 2019.
Queen Elizabeth to get major refit and refurbishment ahead of 2019 Cape Town cruises
Cunard Line’s art deco cruise ship Queen Elizabeth to receive a major refurbishment this coming November before her annual Cape Town cruise departures in 2019, according to reports by Cruise Critic.
Crystal Serenity to island hop up the Atlantic on Cape Town cruise in 2019
Crystal Cruises’ luxury cruise ship Crystal Serenity will use Cape Town as a key turnaround port on its 2019 World Cruise, offering a 26-night cruise from Cape Town to Monaco on March […]
Seabourn Cruise’s Sojourn will reprise round-trip Cape Town cruises in 2019
Seabourn Cruise Line will be returning its luxury liner Seabourn Sojourn to South Africa in 2019, with two Cape Town cruise departures planned, one of which will be a roundtrip from Cape […]
Everything we know about the planned new Durban Cruise Terminal so far
The initial renderings of the new Durban Cruise Terminal have changed significantly, and new detailed designs are being drawn up this year, according to Gianluca Suprani, MSC Cruises head of global port […]
Regent Seven Seas Explorer will cruise from Cape Town in 2019 after roundtrip
Regent Seven Seas is a luxury cruise line that regularly offers a Cape Town cruise departure. The 2018 and 2019 Cape Town cruises will be offered by Seven Seas Explorer, the line’s brand-new ship.