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Mauritius to South Africa cruise with NCL

13 nights
24 Feb 24 to 08 Mar 24
Book by 31 Jan 24
Embark on an unforgettable journey aboard the magnificent Norwegian Dawn, departing from Port Louis, Mauritius. Prepare to be captivated by the breathtaking landscapes, from the dramatic peaks to the pristine beaches of Taolagnaro, Madagascar. If you're a nature enthusiast, savor the sun and surf at the stunning Aklantstrand Beach in Richard's Bay, and your voyage commences in the vibrant and captivating city of Cape Town, which is an extraordinary destination in its own right.


  • One way flight from Johannesburg to Mauritius including approximate airport taxes
  • 1 Night pre-cruise accommodation in Mauritius at the 4-star Anelia Resort or similar including breakfast
  • 12 nights accommodation onboard Norwegian Dawn in an inside cabin
  • NCL’s Freestyle Dining in many restaurants and Freestyle entertainment in various bars and lounges
  • Port charges and government fees
  • ​Beverage package (incl. surcharges)
  • Speciality Dining package - 1 meal worth USD50 (incl. surcharges)
  • 150 min Wi-Fi package per person
  • USD50 shore excursions credit per tour per stateroom
  • BONUS: $200 onboard credit per cabin


  • Compulsory daily gratuities of USD20 per person per day, can be pre paid
  • Flights not mentioned
  • Arrival/ departure transfers
  • Port transfers
  • Visas
  • Travel Insurance
  • Spending money and items of a personal nature


  • 1 Night pre-cruise stay in Mauritius
  • 12 Night cruise onboard the Norwegian Dawn
  • All meals + drinks onboard incl.
  • One way flight to Mauritius


Anelia Resort & Spa
Situated on the beach in Flic-en-Flac, Anelia Beach Resort & Spa features a year-round outdoor pool and barbecue facilities. The resort includes a restaurant, complimentary WiFi throughout the property, and free private parking.


Day 1: Port Louis, Mauritius

Discover the charms of Port Louis, the capital of Mauritius, which bears the name of a former French emperor and was historically a significant stopover for ships navigating around the Cape of Good Hope. Explore the renowned Champs de Mars race track, delve into the island's history and culture at the Blue Penny Museum, and take a leisurely walk amidst the lush greenery of Les Jardins De La Compagnie. Conclude your day with a relaxing promenade along the Caudan Waterfront, where you can explore shops, savor delicious cuisine, and admire the iconic Chinese Pagoda.

Day 2: Pointe Des Galets, Reunion

Pointe des Galets in Réunion, a tropical paradise graced with lush rainforests and pristine beaches surrounded by vibrant coral reefs, will leave you in awe of its natural beauty. This island in the Indian Ocean holds the distinction of being a French department and is renowned for its climbable active volcano, Piton de la Fournaise, which soars to a height of 8,635 feet. When you're not exploring the Bélouve Forest or lounging on the shores of l'Hermitage beach, you can immerse yourself in the wonders of Réunion by visiting attractions like the Aquarium of Réunion or taking a stroll through the historic Jardin de l'Etat, a botanical garden that first opened its gates in 1773.

Day 3: Indian Ocean

Cruising at sea.

Day 4: Fort Dauphin (Taolagnaro), Madagascar

Located on Madagascar's southeastern coast, Fort Dauphin, or Taolagnaro, is a city steeped in history and culture, with its origins dating back to the 1500s when it was established by the French. Nestled on a picturesque peninsula, the area is celebrated for its stunning beaches and thriving wildlife, notably the coveted lobster, a key export. Offering a diverse range of activities, from hiking and surfing to exploring historical sites, this mountainous region, bordering a lush rainforest, promises a truly awe-inspiring destination.

Day 5: Indian Ocean

Cruising at sea.

Day 6: Pomene, Mozambique

Nestled on the shores of the Indian Ocean along Africa's eastern coastline, Pomene in Mozambique emerges as an exciting new addition to the cruise itinerary. This untouched gem within Pomene Bay offers pristine sandy shores, captivating blue lagoons, a sanctuary of mangrove estuaries, vibrant coral reefs, and world-class diving opportunities. Embrace the tropical warmth, indulge in fresh seafood, engage with the welcoming local community, embark on marine escapades, and bask in the tranquil beauty of this untamed destination.

Day 7: Maputo, Mozambique

In the 18th century, this city was established as a township surrounding a Portuguese fortress and was initially known as Lourenço Marques until its official renaming to Maputo in 1976. Serving as Mozambique's capital and the largest port, Maputo stands as a multicultural hub, evident in its array of diverse dining establishments. Over the past decade, substantial revitalization efforts have transformed much of the city, introducing shaded sidewalk cafes, a thriving arts community, historical landmarks, and bustling markets that offer a window into the city's rich history and its dynamic, contemporary ambiance.

Day 8: Richards Bay, South Africa

Richards Bay, South Africa, boasts a prime location on the Southern Hemisphere's most profound natural harbor, offering an enticing blend of natural beauty and cultural exploration. Embark on a captivating journey through the Umlalazi Nature Reserve, where you may be fortunate enough to encounter the elusive Palm-Nut vulture, one of South Africa's rarest birds of prey. Alternatively, bask in the sun or ride the waves at Aklantstrand Beach, or delve into South African history and art at the Empangeni Museum for an enriching experience.

Day 10: Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Port Elizabeth, also known as Gqeberha, stands as a prominent South African municipality, affectionately known as "The Friendly City." Unwind on the picturesque shores of King's Beach, embark on a wildlife adventure at the Kragga Kamma Game Park nature reserve, delve into the storied history of South Africa's Eastern Cape at the Donkin Reserve, and savor indigenous flavors like potjiekos, a traditional outdoor stew prepared in a cast-iron pot.

Day 11: Mossel Bay, South Africa

Nestled on the Southern Cape, Mossel Bay stands out as a beloved South African tourist hotspot. Enjoy the sun and sea at Santos Beach, hike up the trail to the Cape St. Blaize Lighthouse to relish 19th-century architecture and breathtaking vistas. Gain insights into early human history at the Point of Human Origins archaeological site and delve into the region's more recent cultural heritage at the Bartolomeu Dias Museum.

Day 12: Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town, a dynamic metropolis and the legislative capital of South Africa, offers an array of attractions. Ascend to the summit of Table Mountain to soak in panoramic vistas of the city and its harbor. Venture to Robben Island, where you can witness the historic site of the once-infamous prison that incarcerated Nelson Mandela. Wander through the well-tended lawns and lush forests of Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, and conclude your day with some shopping and entertainment at the V&A Waterfront.

Ship info

Norwegian Dawn
Launched in 2002, the Norwegian Dawn cruise ship epitomizes Norwegian Cruise Line's commitment to providing a delightful and immersive seafaring experience. Part of the Dawn-class ships, this vessel offers a perfect blend of comfort, entertainment, and diverse culinary experiences. ENTERTAINMENT The Norwegian Dawn features an array of entertainment options that cater to a broad spectrum of tastes.

Terms & conditions

Prices are per person twin share, include discounts, and are subject to availability and rate of exchange changes. All savings have already been applied to the advertised price. Offers above are a guide only and will vary depending on departure date, our guide price is based on the cheapest departure within the stipulated season and availability is correct at time of loading. Visas may be necessary and insurance is essential. Pentravel and Tour Operator terms and conditions apply, and may be found on our website. Offer can be removed at any time. High season supplements and block out dates may apply. Compulsory daily gratuities of USD20.00 per person per day (Club Balcony Suite and below) are NOT included in advertised price, and can be prepaid, applicable to ALL guests in cabin (guest 1,2,3,4). Offers are non-transferable, non-refundable, have no monetary value and cannot be substituted or customised. Offer and combinability with other promotional offers is subject to change at any time per Norwegian Cruise Line's discretion. Other restrictions may apply. Norwegian Cruise Line reserves the right to cancel or withdraw this offer at any time. Itinerary subject to change. Open Bar: Applicable to guests 1-8 on the reservation. If 3-8 guest is under 21 years of age, Open Bar does not apply and soda package will not be given as a substitution. Guest 1-2 must be at least 21 years of age at time of sailing to qualify for the Open Bar. Guests under 21 will receive the soda package. Retail value of Open Bar is $109.00 USD pppd. Retail value of the Adult Soda Package is $7.95 USD pppd. Package price is subject to change. 20% gratuities on the retail value of the Open Bar and/or Soda Package are charged but included in the advertised price. Speciality Dining Package: 7-11 Night cruises includes 1 Meal worth USD50.00 per person when booking aStudio, Inside, Oceanview stateroom. Applicable to guests 1-2 on the reservation. Dining package is applicable to guest ages 2 and older. 20% gratuities on the retail value of the Specialty Dining Package is charged but included in this advertised price. Packages are based on a per meal basis. Free wifi: Internet package is based on number of nights. 150 minutes per person for 7-11 Day Cruises. Offer will be applied to the 1st and 2nd guest in the stateroom. Internet package is per person. Two logins per stateroom. Can be used only on one device at a time.$50 USD Shore Excursion Credit: Offer is applicable to first guest on the cruise reservation. The first guest shall receive free shore excursions priced at $50 or less (“the promotion”). In the alternative, first guest will receive $50 in Shore Excursion Credits to apply against shore excursions priced greater than $50. $50 Shore Excursion Credit has no monetary value, are non-refundable, non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for actual currency of any value. Other guest in the stateroom are not eligible to receive the promotion or $50 Shore Excursion Credits. More terms and conditions apply, please ask us. Pre-cruise accommodation is based on the 4star Anelia Resort & Spa in a superior room, including breakfast, twin share to the value of R1,890 pps. Can be withdrawn or amended without prior notice. Other restrictions may apply. These packages are based on CASH price. E&OE;.

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per person sharing including taxes
Excludes daily gratuities of $20pppd
13 nights
24 Feb 24 to 08 Mar 24
Book by
31 January 24
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