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African Wildlife Adventure

Boudicca • Fly from Heathrow

  • All inclusive Free upgrade to all inclusive
  • VIP travel service VIP door to door

Idyllic islands, and incredible flora and fauna...

Embark on an exotic voyage of discovery as you spend two weeks cruising the stunning coastline of South Africa, aboard Fred. Olsen’s Boudicca. Tour breathtaking South African game reserves; go in search of Madagascar’s native wildlife, such as lemurs and chameleons; snorkel the Indian Ocean’s largest lagoon; and see the Seychelles’ giant land tortoises. Plus, this incredible cruise also packs in the iconic landmarks of Cape Town; an opportunity to delve into Durban’s Indian-influenced heritage; and time to relax at picture-perfect beaches.

Saga price includes...

And on your cruise...

  • Full board
  • Afternoon tea
  • Room service
  • Captain’s drinks party and gala buffet
  • Activities, entertainment and leisure facilities
  • Shuttle bus at selected ports
  • Porterage of luggage

*Drinks package includes selected beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks and 50% off selected premium brands and cocktails.

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03/12/2020 UK-Cape Town, South Africa

After taking Saga's included UK door-to-door travel service to the airport, fly to Cape Town and embark Boudicca.

Cape Town Cape Town Western Cape South Africa Africa

04/12/2020 Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town, South Africa

An overnight mooring will give you time to explore Cape Town's highlights – perhaps take a stroll along the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, enjoy a cable-car ride up Table Mountain to watch the sun set, see the penguins at Boulder Beach, or take a boat trip to Robben Island for a tour of the prison where Nelson Mandela was detained.

Depart late afternoon.

Cape Town Western Cape South Africa Africa

05/12/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

06/12/2020 Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

This busy city by Algoa Bay is sometimes referred to the ‘Friendly City’. Perhaps follow the Donkin Heritage Trail to unravel the legacy of the settlers who arrived here in 1820 – it links 51 points of interest through the central part of the city. Why not seek-out the ‘Big Five’ at the Kariega or Lalibela Game Reserves and watch herds of elephants and Cape buffalo in their natural habitat.

Port Elizabeth South Africa Africa

07/12/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

08/12/2020 Durban, South Africa

Durban, South Africa

Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

Durban's lively waterfront is the place to be, with a huge aquarium, traditional market, shops, restaurants and a vast beach. The city is also gateway to the glorious Valley of a Thousand Hills and iSimangaliso Wetland Park, home to turtles, crocodiles and hippo; and the Tala Game Reserve where you can go in search of giraffe, antelope, buffalo and some 300 species of birds.

Durban Kwazulu Natal South Africa Africa

09/12/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

10/12/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

11/12/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

12/12/2020 Mamoudzou ⚓, Mayotte

Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

Arrive in Mamoudzou, in the French overseas department of the Comoros Islands archipelago. It is the capital of the main island of Mayotte, which is renowned for its volcanic scenery, fabulous beaches and coral reefs teeming with wildlife. Perhaps take a glass bottom boat tour of the Indian Ocean’s largest lagoon and look out for colourful fish and vibrant coral reefs.

Mamoudzou Comoros Africa

13/12/2020 Hell-Ville ⚓, Andoany, Madagascar

Hell-Ville, Madagascar

Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

Andoany, formerly known as Hell-Ville, is a lively port on the Madagascan island of Nosy Be where old colonial buildings are adorned with creeping vines and bougainvillea.

Hell Ville Nosy Be Madagascar Africa

14/12/2020 Antsiranana (Diego Suarez), Madagascar

Antsiranana, Madagascar

Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

Beginning life as a French naval base, Antsiranana's colonial roots are evident in the elegant 19th-century buildings. Perhaps take a tour to one of Madagascar’s tropical national parks, where flora and fauna such as lemurs, chameleons, geckos, boa constrictors and much more can be seen in their unspoilt natural habitat.

Antsiranana Madagascar Africa

15/12/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

16/12/2020 Victoria, Seychelles


Arrive early morning.

Victoria is the capital of the Seychelles, set against a backdrop of hill that cascade into the sea. Expect old colonial buildings, a busy market and a botanical garden. With an overnight mooring, you’ll have time to to take a catamaran cruise to the uninhabited island of Moyenne, a breeding ground for giant land tortoises, or perhaps simply enjoy the sunshine on one of the Seychelles’ many beautiful beaches.

Port Victoria Seychelles Africa

17/12/2020 Victoria, Seychelles-UK

Disembark after breakfast and transfer to the airport for your return flight and UK door-to-door travel service home.

Please note

⚓ Land by launch or tender.

Some of the highlights detailed may only be seen on optional excursions or by exploring independently.

African Wildlife Adventure

Boudicca • Fly from Heathrow

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