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North Africa and African River Cruises

Explore the Mother Continent and enter into thousands of years of history. See why Africa is one of the most unforgettable and enticing destinations in the world.

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From sandy beaches to dense jungles, remote mountains to sophisticated urban life, Africa has something for every traveler. Set sail in style on an African river cruise and discover the countless wonders to behold from Cairo to Cape Town and everywhere in between.

Adventure in Every Direction

Where will your heart take you first? Will it be a cruise in North Africa, propelled by the region’s history and crosscurrents of cultural influences? Move inland with an African river cruise to discover spectacular wildlife or the pyramids of Egypt.

Or, keep to the Indian Ocean and find the vivid turquoise waters of the Seychelles. The East African islands are rich with biodiversity and pristine white sand beaches. Keep going to find the diverse and inventive culinary scene of Durban, South Africa, or perhaps your bucket list includes an adventure to Victoria Falls or an excursion at a safari lodge. In any case, we can help you design the cruise experience of your dreams. Find out why world travelers have fallen in love with all that Africa has to offer.

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Explore all of our itineraries to cruise North or South Africa.

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Satisfy Your Wanderlust

From mountainous rainforests to sweeping deserts, you can experience every kind of terrain and vista when you choose to cruise North Africa and beyond. Experience the romance of Casablanca and taste the finest Moroccan cuisine or promenade along the famous seaside town of Agadir.

Or, set your sights on the South to explore the coastline of Namibia, including stops in Walvis Bay where you can see hundreds of flamingos gathered along the shoreline. Cape Town and all of its myriad pleasures await you at the southernmost point of the continent with wine-tasting opportunities, charming local markets, and exquisite fine dining.

Your Riverboat Awaits

An African river cruise is one of the most unique ways to explore the continent. Sail from Luxor to Aswan to see the great Temple of Karnak or visit the Valley of the Kings as the Ancient Egyptians would — by traveling along the Nile.

African river cruises blend luxury service and elegant dining with transformative excursions to sites of cultural heritage and historical wonder. Add a few extra nights on either side of your cruise to continue your African tour on land. Our planning experts arrange every detail to deliver an unimaginable getaway.

A tourist exploring Egyptian pyramids on a North African river cruise excursion

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All-Inclusive Luxury Cruise Planning

Whether you are looking to cruise North Africa or sail along the Nile, Luxury Cruise Connections makes it possible. Our Cruise and Vacation Specialist will plan the trip of a lifetime so that all you need to do is pack your bags and prepare for an adventure.

What do our all-inclusive cruise planning services entail? We arrange your air travel, select the best cabin for your needs, and handle any dietary needs or dining preferences, as well as any other request that will make your trip feel even more special. We partner with the most well-regarded luxury cruise lines to bring you the highest level of service and sophistication. With Luxury Cruise Connections, you’ll enjoy:

  • Exclusive discounts and packages
  • Personalized amenities and excursions
  • Customized trip itineraries
  • Premium customer service at every point of the process

If you don’t see exactly what you’re looking for below, consult with our Cruise and Vacation Specialists to customize your trip. Contact us today to start planning the luxury cruise of your dreams.


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