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Africa Cruises October 2021

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Africa Travel Guide

If you desire an unforgettable voyage and natural calmness in a vineyard of life wonders, visit Africa! The continent is the world's second-largest by landmass and population with over a billion people and 54 countries. How much do you know about Africa? Maybe it's time to learn about its land and people. If you are considering a visit to your desired destination, the best way is to join a cruise for safety and exciting memories. With cruise line volume buys plus our low everyday prices you can save up to 80% versus the brochure price! Book your Africa cruise today with AffordableTours.com, your discounted cruise headquarters.

Africa Travel Guide

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Itinerary Map/Ship ImageMSC VirtuosaMediterraneanGenoaGenoa9 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Casablanca, Morocco | Genoa, Italy | Lisbon, Portugal | Malaga, Spain | Marseille, France$799
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35 reviews
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MSC FantasiaEuropeCivitavecchiaCivitavecchia7 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Civitavecchia, Italy | Genoa, Italy | La Goulette, Tunisia | Marseille, France | Palermo, Italy$449
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31 reviews
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RegentSeven Seas VoyagerMiddle EastCivitavecchiaAbu Dhabi20 NightsAbu Dhabi | Aqaba | Cairo (Port Said) | Jerusalem (Haifa) | Luxor (Safaga) | Muscat | Naples/pompeii | Rome (Civitavecchia) | Salalah
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MSC FantasiaEuropeGenoaGenoa7 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Civitavecchia, Italy | Genoa, Italy | La Goulette, Tunisia | Marseille, France | Palermo, Italy$449
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MSC FantasiaEuropeMarseilleMarseille7 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Civitavecchia, Italy | Genoa, Italy | La Goulette, Tunisia | Marseille, France | Palermo, Italy$449
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29 reviews
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MSC SplendidaEuropeGenoaFunchal6 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Casablanca, Morocco | Funchal, Portugal | Genoa, Italy | Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain$560
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29 reviews
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MSC SplendidaEuropeGenoaCivitavecchia10 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Casablanca, Morocco | Civitavecchia, Italy | Funchal, Portugal | Genoa, Italy | Malaga, Spain | Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain$800
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35 reviews
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MSC FantasiaEuropeBarcelonaBarcelona7 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Civitavecchia, Italy | Genoa, Italy | La Goulette, Tunisia | Marseille, France | Palermo, Italy$449
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Itinerary Map/Ship ImageMSC VirtuosaMediterraneanLisbonLisbon9 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Casablanca, Morocco | Genoa, Italy | Lisbon, Portugal | Malaga, Spain | Marseille, France$699
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Itinerary Map/Ship ImageMSC VirtuosaMediterraneanBarcelonaBarcelona9 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Casablanca, Morocco | Genoa, Italy | Lisbon, Portugal | Malaga, Spain | Marseille, France$699
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Itinerary Map/Ship ImageMSC VirtuosaMediterraneanMarseilleMarseille9 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Casablanca, Morocco | Genoa, Italy | Lisbon, Portugal | Malaga, Spain | Marseille, France$699
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35 reviews
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MSC FantasiaEuropeCivitavecchiaCivitavecchia7 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Civitavecchia, Italy | Genoa, Italy | La Goulette, Tunisia | Marseille, France | Palermo, Italy$379
Up To $75 Onboard Credit
 
1 reviews
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Star ClippersRoyal ClipperEuropeCannesLisbon12 NightsBonifacio, Corsica - France | Cadiz, Spain | Cannes, France | Gibraltar, British Overseas Territory | Ibiza, Balearic Islands - Spain | Lisbon, Portugal | Mahon, Menora - Balearic Islands - Spain | Malaga, Spain | Motril, Spain | Puerto Banus - Marbella, Spain | Tangier, Morocco$3,210
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1 reviews
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Star ClippersRoyal ClipperEuropeCannesBridgetown28 NightsBonifacio, Corsica - France | Bridgetown, Barbados | Cadiz, Spain | Cannes, France | Funchal, Madeira - Portugal | Gibraltar, British Overseas Territory | Ibiza, Balearic Islands - Spain | Lisbon, Portugal | Mahon, Menora - Balearic Islands - Spain | Malaga, Spain | Motril, Spain | Portimão, Portugal | Puerto Banus - Marbella, Spain | Safi, Morocco | Tangier, Morocco$5,820
Up To $750 Onboard Credit
 
Itinerary Map/Ship ImageMSC VirtuosaMediterraneanGenoaGenoa9 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Casablanca, Morocco | Genoa, Italy | Lisbon, Portugal | Malaga, Spain | Marseille, France$699
Up To $150 Onboard Credit
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35 reviews
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MSC FantasiaEuropeGenoaGenoa7 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Civitavecchia, Italy | Genoa, Italy | La Goulette, Tunisia | Marseille, France | Palermo, Italy$379
Up To $75 Onboard Credit
Onboard Credit!
35 reviews
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MSC FantasiaEuropeMarseilleMarseille7 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Civitavecchia, Italy | Genoa, Italy | La Goulette, Tunisia | Marseille, France | Palermo, Italy$379
Up To $75 Onboard Credit
 
4 reviews
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SilverseaSilver WindAfricaLisbonDakar17 NightsAd Dakhla | Agadir, Morocco | Dakar, Senegal | Funchal, Portugal | Lisbon, Portugal | Portimao, Portugal | Safi, Africa | San Sebastian De La Gomera, Spain | Santa Cruz Tenerife, Spain | Seville, Spain$13,900
Up To $1000 Onboard Credit
 
4 reviews
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SilverseaSilver WindAfricaLisbonFunchal8 NightsAgadir, Morocco | Funchal, Portugal | Lisbon, Portugal | Portimao, Portugal | Safi, Africa | Seville, Spain$6,500
Up To $750 Onboard Credit
Balcony!
35 reviews
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MSC FantasiaEuropeBarcelonaBarcelona7 NightsBarcelona, Spain | Civitavecchia, Italy | Genoa, Italy | La Goulette, Tunisia | Marseille, France | Palermo, Italy$379
Up To $75 Onboard Credit
 

Africa Travel Guide

Africa Cruises Highlights

  • An escorted tour of Morocco escapes with a welcome dinner in legendary Casablanca.
  • Get a comprehensive fast-paced tour in a hospitable 8 Day Classic Morocco cruise.
  • Experience a kaleidoscopic adventure of European cities and Africa exotic land of Medinas in the Treasures of Spain, Portugal & Morocco tour.
  • Explore Africa mystical mountains, savanna grasslands, and endless plains with Safari Experience with Nairobi & Zanzibar cruise
  • Explore the royal tombs and breathtaking temples in the Wonders of Egypt tour
  • The Blue Cities & Seas tour presents the wonders of ancient Medinas history, traditional storytellers and magicians in local markets of Northern Morocco
  • The Egyptian Escape with Nile Cruise brings your dream of standing at the foot of the great pyramids to reality
  • Taste of Egypt tour, an adventure of ancient Egypt with the modern enjoyment on a Nile River
  • The South Africa open-air, safari Cape to Kruger offers the enthralling game drives, stunning scenery, and fun experiences
  • The Athens Escape plus 7- night 3 Continents Cruise is an escape to the blue waters of the Mediterranean to explore Greece, Egypt, Israel, Cyprus, and Turkey by land and by sea

Africa Cruises Travel Tips

  • Always ask a local if an area is safe before heading out
  • Take an unlocked Smartphone and get power bank to charge your phone just in case
  • Africa is a tropical climate, come equipped with sunscreen for protection from ultraviolet light
  • Prepare to protect yourself from Traveler's Diarrhea
  • Take a torch, power bank, and headlamp, water bottle, camera
  • Take clothing that can accommodate dirt as most roads are mostly not paved
  • Avoid taking photos with locals without permission; it pays to listen to your guide
  • Subscribe for cruises with a longer duration as you may need more time to see Africa
  • If you're not Muslim, you won't be allowed to enter most of the mosques.

Africa Cruises Things To Do

  • Visit Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca, Morocco
    Visit Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca, Morocco

    Pay a visit to the grand mosque that showcases the best of Moroccan craftsmanship. The mosque protrudes over the ocean with a 210m-tall minaret.   Why go? Its Africa's largest mosque was paid for by 12 million Moroccans and handcrafted by 6,000 artisans over five years.    You Should Know:
    Since Morocco weather is mostly warm and dry, April and May are the

    Best Time To Visit

    Between 09:00 am and 02:00 pm.

  • Learn Kenyan history at National Museum, Nairobi, Kenya

    The National Museum was opened on September 22, 1930. It is an excellent place to learn Kenyan past activities with a good range of cultural and historical exhibits.   

    You Should Know

    It's an opportunity to learn about Kenya's rich history, culture, nature, and contemporary art.  

    Best Time To Visit

    The best to plan your tour is during the dry months of January and February and July to October and visit between 9 am to 5 pm daily.

  • Buy woodcraft at Mwenge Woodcarvers Market, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Buy woodcraft at Mwenge Woodcarvers Market, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    Visit Dar es Salaam without going to the Mwenge Woodcarvers Market for souvenir is like passing through the best restaurant without a taste of the delicacy. It's home to the best of sculptures and wood carvings sold at reasonable prices.

    Best Time To Visit

    Plan your visit to after the rainy season from June to Sept. Time is 9 am to 5 pm.

  • See the Sphinx, Giza, Egypt
    See the Sphinx, Giza, Egypt

    The ancient Egypt enigmatic symbol, the Sphinx, located in Giza, is a tourist's beehive that attracts over 35 million visitors yearly. The human head with a reclining lion look is on the Nile's west bank. The destination is one of the Seven Wonders of the World to see in your Africa cruise to Egypt.

    Best Time To Visit

    The best time is October through April; it opens Sun-Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.

  • Visit Kirstenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    Visit Kirstenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa

    The 1300 acres botanical garden slope down the Table Mountain through the leafy southern suburbs to Cape Town. Its Tree Canopy Walkway (Boomslang) offers an elevated spot where you can take photos and watch the birds.

    Best Time To Visit

    It best around the end of winter, in spring or early summer, August to November.

  • Kiss a Giraffe at the Nairobi Giraffe Centre, Kenya
    Kiss a Giraffe at the Nairobi Giraffe Centre, Kenya

    You can stop at the National Giraffe Centre to kiss a giraffe if you don't have a budget to stay at Giraffe Manor next door for just $15.

    Best Time To Visit

    It welcomes visitors from 9 am and 5 pm, daily.

  • Visit Coptic Cairo, Egypt
    Visit Coptic Cairo, Egypt

    North African country of Egypt offers both Islam and Christian histories; the Coptic Cairo is evidence of the connection of Abrahamic religion and significant aspect of Christianity in Egypt in the first century AD.

    Best Time To Visit

    The time to visit depends on your availability as the center is open to visitors at all times.

  • Explore the Joubert Park gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

    The historic Joubert Park gallery boasts 9,000 works of art exhibited in its halls and gardens. It offers the largest public collection of sculpture and art in the region displaying artistic works of 15th and 17th centuries, including works of Picasso, Rodin, and Dalí, and JH Pierneef, Walter Battiss, and Gerard Sekoto.

    Best Time To Visit

    The preferred time to visit is between 10:00 am and 03:00 pm

  • Shop at Medinas, Casablanca, Morocco
    Shop at Medinas, Casablanca, Morocco

    It's an old historical city with an exotic atmosphere where authentic tradesmen converge to sell their wares. It is home to the best of foods and contemporary. Medina is a shoppers' delight where tourists get souvenirs.

    Best Time To Visit

    The best time is August through December 9 am to 5 pm.

  • Wildlife Watching at Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
    Wildlife Watching at Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

    If you love games, Mount Kilimanjaro National Park offers both small and big. Its lush vegetation with lots of rainfall provides the best wildlife watching opportunity at different times. Hiking on the moorland requires an armed park ranger to escort you to reach a vantage point and guard you against predatory animals like leopards and other potentially dangerous animals.

Africa Cruises When To Visit

Quick Facts

The best visiting times are from December to March and June to October. Africa is a vast continent, and the best time to visit depends on your destination. The climate varies from region to region; therefore, your cruise's information will work best due to weather changes.

  • Southern Africa – summer

    South Africa cruises, including Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa, Zambia, and Malawi, are best in dry months from July to October and early November.

  • East Africa – summer

    Cruises to Ethiopia, Kenya, and Tanzania are best for dry seasons from July to October each year.

  • North Africa – spring, autumn, and fall

    North Africa cruises offer different best times, depending on your destinations. Spring and autumn are ideal for walking and cycling in Morocco. Mediterranean cruise is best for spring or fall months.

Africa Cruises Frequently Asked Questions

What Are Africa Cruises?

They are a safe and pocket-friendly luxury cruise that allows you to explore destinations in Africa from North to South and Eastern Africa.

What is the best time to visit Africa on a cruise?

Africa generally has predictable weather, with minor exceptions, depending on the destination. Cruises in the Indian Ocean are year-round and famous in the months between November and February. Tour of North Africa is typical in warmer months as well as in winter.

What is included in Africa Cruises?

Africa cruise can cover all your planning and logistics. Make sure to get more information on what's included in your journey.

How much do Africa cruises cost?

Africa Cruises' price varies according to destination. The best part of booking with AffordableTours.com is the guaranteed best price offer. Each cruise offers an amazingly low price with unbeatable discounts.

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