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32 Days

Departs Cape Town, South Africa

13 Mar, 2019

Small Ship Cruising

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South Africa, Namibia & the Skeleton Coast with Voyages to Antiquity

Voyages to Antiquity combines the best of small-ship cruising with extraordinary touring on this amazing cruise-tour. Experience a remarkable journey from the summer sunshine of South Africa’s Cape Town to the wild coast of Namibia, the warm Atlantic Bom Bom Island, Praia in Cape Verde and Las Palmas in the Canaries, followed by the incredible sights, sounds and atmosphere of Morocco.

Highlights include:

  • 30-night cruise on board Aegean Odyssey
  • 1-night hotel stay in Marrakesh
  •  Included guided shore excursions
  • Included wine, beer or soft drinks with dinner onboard.
  • Included experienced guest speakers
  • All main meals and entertainment on board.
  • Port charges and government fees & shipboard gratuities.
  • 3 nights on board in Cape Town
  • Cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain Overlooking Cape Town
  • Wine tasting in the Stellenbosch Valley
  • The spectacular coastal landscape of Namibia
  • The Palacio de Ferro in Luanda designed by Gustav Eiffel
  • On-board celebrations as you cross the Equator
  • Tropical beach life on exotic Bom Bom Island
  • Visit Morocco’s exotic cities and overnight in Marrakesh

TERMS & CONDITIONS: All fares shown are Australian Dollars, per person, based on category M for twin share and category LL for the single fare.  Fares include all applicable promotional savings. Fares include hotel stay as detailed in the itinerary, on-board gratuities & port taxes (correct as of 16 July 2018). Valid for new bookings only. Existing bookings cannot transfer to the new offer. Cancelled bookings are subject to cancellation penalties as per the terms and conditions. All Cruise Tour offers are capacity controlled and can be withdrawn or modified at any time without notice.  Pre & post hotel accommodation & transfers from airport/ port/hotel offered on dates specified on itinerary only, ask for details. Solo Travellers details available on request.  Travel agent service fees not included. Voyages to Antiquity reserve the right to change, correct errors, withdraw from sale any or all fares, itineraries, excursions & fees. For full terms & conditions please contact us.

View Itinerary
  • Cape Town
  • Luderitz
  • Walvis Bay
  • Luanda
  • Bom Bom Island
  • Praia, Las Palmas
  • Agadir
  • Marrakesh
  • Tangier
  • Malaga

The Ship: Aegean Odyssey

There is a particular pleasure that comes with cruising aboard a smaller ship. Hosting an average of just 350 passengers, Aegean Odyssey is no ‘floating city’. She is small enough to sail rivers and put into the more characterful ports inaccessible to the ‘mega-ships’, the service is more personal and you get plenty of time to interact with the onboard experts.

Yet on the other hand, she is large enough to offer a superb selection of amenities, including two dining venues, several comfortable lounges and bars, a relaxing spa centre and well-stocked library. Cabins are spacious, modern and intelligently designed, and 39 cabins across a range of categories (including balcony) are set aside for solo travellers at low supplement.


After all is said and done, what passengers love most about Aegean Odyssey is the warm and intimate atmosphere. Ships, like people, have personalities. Some are proper and formal. Others offer the anonymity of a large hotel. On Aegean Odyssey you are greeted as a returning family member, even if it’s your first time on board, and unlike a mega liner, it’s easy to meet fellow passengers whose passions and interests are similar to your own.


Each of our cruises features a lecture programme led by celebrated guest speakers, whose informative talks are sure to enlighten and entertain as they bring to life the wonderful sites you will visit.

The onboard library is beautifully appointed and houses a well-stocked collection handpicked by the experts at the Oxford-based bookseller, Blackwell’s. Newspapers are received daily via satellite and current editions are available in the library.


Relax on the sweeping sun deck and cool off in the outdoor pool. Or pamper yourself at the Athena Health Spa, where you will find wonderful therapies and treatments to revive you, and our hairdressers and beauty centre is also on hand.

There’s a full fitness studio and early morning yoga sessions to set you up for the day.


There is something magical about the tradition of taking tea at sea. You’ll find a selection of freshly-prepared sandwiches, cakes and scones – with a cup of Darjeeling and panoramic views to enjoy, it’s a winning combination. We also serve light snacks at 10.30pm for those passengers enjoying a late night discussion about the day’s sightseeing.


Before dinner, enjoy a drink in the Charleston Lounge or watch the sun go down from The Terrace. After dinner, perhaps take in a lecture about the places you’ll visit the next day, or enjoy the string trio, pianist and vocalist performance. In some ports we organise local entertainment which is always well-received.


For keeping in touch with friends and family, our internet room is well-located on Belvedere Deck next to Reception. Wifi is also available in designated areas.


Ask any world traveller where they receive the best services and they will undoubtedly answer the Far East. Of all the nationalities in this part of the world, it is the Filipinos who carry the highest reputation for attention to detail.

Fluent in English and always ready with a smile, our Filipino crew will win your heart.

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