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Waterpark on the deck of the MSC Sinfonia

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International Cruises

Book international cruises in the Mediterranean, Caribbean, Northern Europe, South America, Australia or more! Some of the most popular cruise lines include Royal Caribbean, MSC Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Lines and Princess Cruises. Are you looking for the local South African cruises? Click on the links above for more info on cruises from Durban or Cape Town.
You can check availability by filling in the form below; email or phone 021-531-7453. Use SouthAfrica.TO cruise vouchers to reduce your prices more (if you've got none then start earning them with this international cruise - simply email us a writeup and photographs and we'll send you a cruise voucher to reduce the cost of your next new cruise booking with us).

Breaking News: All nationalities subject to pre-issued Visa, even in case of
Visa for the UAE offered free of charge from airlines, have to deny this option and ask for cancellation of automatic request as this is a Single Entry only. ALL UAE cruise itineraries require a Multiple Entry Visa.

Oasis of the SeasSpecials and Package Deals

It’s never too early to start planning your next summer holiday. Whether it’s sun, sea and complete relaxation you yearn for, or archaeological wonders and breath-taking islands, MSC Cruises have an array of spectacular itineraries to make your dreams come true.

Old Deals (retained for info purposes only):

5 Jan 2015: MSC run their never to be repeated early booking savings of up to R7000 per couple, with a selection of four ships and their different itineraries. The offer ended on the 31st of January 2015.

18 Sep 2014: Silversea Cruises are offering either US $500 free onboard credit per person or an upgrade on selected February & March 2015 cruises.

27 Aug 2014: Costa Cruises run their ‘Thousand and One Nights’ promotion on 7-night Dubai cruises to Abu Dhabi, Khasab and Muscat on the Costa Serena. Balcony cabins start from us$ 949 pps and suites from us$1,439 pps.

26 Aug 2014: Crystal Cruise launches late-riser excursions. Commencing with Crystal Serenity’s 19 September 2014 Boston to Quebec and Crystal Symphony’s Hamburg to Lisbon cruise on the 27th of September 2014. Instead of the excursions that commence soon after the ship gets into harbour, late-riser excursions will commence as from 11h00 soon after a late breakfast served at 10h00.

28 July 2014: Royal Caribbean announce their ‘buy one, get one half off’ (BOGOHO) offer. The 3rd & 4th passenger will travel free. You can get it on their 15 October 2014 to 30 April 30 2016 departures for bookings made upto 15 September 2014.

9 July 2013 Flights from Johannesburg, travel insurance and a cruise from Rome on the 1st November 2013 to Genoa, Marseille, Barcelona, Valencia & La Goulette. From ZAR14,999* pps.

*The longer the time since the date the offer was published, the greater the chance of prices having changed.

Royal Caribbean International

Royal Caribbean International offers cruises all over the world (Mediterranean, Caribbean, South America,...), centred around fun for the family.


MSC Cruises will welcome you onboard for a wonderfully exclusive vacation in the best all-Italian style tradition. Their warm, Mediterranean hospitality will coax you into relaxation and enjoyment; where you will find yourself falling in love with this cruise experience, as thousands of passengers have found, year after year. MSC Mediterranean cruises fittingly ooze Italian style - you wont be sorry.

Royal Caribbean and MSC cruise liners

Cruise liners for MSC and Royal Caribbean

Royal Caribbean


Allure of the Seas

Oasis of the Seas

Freedom of the Seas

MSC Divina

MSC Splendida

Liberty of the Seas

Independence of the Seas

Navigator of the Seas

MSC Fantasia

MSC Magnifica

Adventure of the Seas

Voyager of the Seas

Explorer of the Sea

MSC Poesia

MSC Orchestra

Mariner of the Seas

Serenade of the Seas

Brilliance of the Seas

MSC Musica

MSC Opera

Radiance of the Seas

Jewel of the Seas

Vision of the Seas

MSC Lirica

MSC Sinfonia

Grandeur of the seas

Rhapsody of the Seas

Splendour of the Seas

MSC Armonia

MSC Splendida

Enchantment of the Seas

Legend of the Seas

Majesty of the Seas

MSC Preziosa

MSC Meraviglia

Monarch of the Seas

Quantum of the Seas

Anthem of the Seas (From April 2015)

Please see below for a list of destinations offered for Royal Caribbean and MSC:

Destinations with Royal Caribbean and MSC

Royal Caribbean




Australia/New Zealand


Northern Europe



Canada/New England

Southern America





South Africa

Red Sea


Panama Canal

South America







Royal Caribbean International Destinations


Cruise to various ports around snowy Alaska, departing from Seattle, Washington or Seward, Alaska, or Vancouver, British Columbia. Experience the icy Arctic Ocean, see Alaska's snowy peaks and cruise through Glacial fjords.



Experience the unique sights, sounds and tastes of the Far East on Royal Caribbean's cruises of Asia. You can choose from a number of cruises that depart from a variety of ports: in China - Shanghai, Tianjin, Xiamen or Hong Kong; in Japan, Tokyo; in Singapore; in Russia, Vladivostok; or in Perth, Australia. Ports of call are in cities around Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines, Brunei, Korea, Australia, Japan, Vietnam, China, Singapore and Russia.


Australia/New Zealand

Board a cruise ship in Honolulu, Singapore, Perth or Sydney and discover the Land Down Under. Sail around Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Samoa, Bali, Bora Bora, New Caledonia, Malaysia and Hawaii. See the Sydney Opera House, the famous Ayers Rock, and the beautiful mountains and volcanoes of New Zealand. Your cruise could even take you over the International Dateline.


The Bahamas is the perfect destination for those seeking an adventure to last them a lifetime. Snorkelling, paragliding and swimming with the dolphins are just a few of the exciting activities that await you on the island. If soaking up the sun is all you're after, the Bahamas have pristine white beaches to catch some rays. A must see destination is the private island of CocoCay, exclusive to Royal Caribbean guests. This secluded island boasts aquatic facilities and nature trails.

Bahamas CocoCay

Bermuda is an enchanting place with pastel coloured houses, rocky coastlines and pink-sand beaches. There are numerous activities on offer to the passengers of Royal Caribbean that are bound to keep you entertained for the duration of your stay. You can have a round of golf on a world-class golf course, take the family kayaking or, if finding your sea legs hasn't been an issue, you can continue your ocean adventure with deep sea fishing.

Bermuda Hamilton
Canada/New England

Explore the towns of New England and Eastern Canada by taking a stroll down the cobblestone streets and discovering the history and beauty embedded in this North American country. The vast open landscape of New England offers a host of sights and activities. Visit the Acadia National Park for a quiet picnic or if you feel the need for adrenaline, try white water rafting. If the weather proves to be a problem, enjoy a hearty warm lobster bake in Maine.

Bar Harbor Dock Maine

Cruise to the tropical paradise of the Caribbean and explore the rich culture and beautiful landscapes of the Eastern, Western and Southern regions. Do not pass up the opportunity to hike up the Dunn's River Falls in Jamaica or snorkel with the stingrays in Grand Cayman. If history is what you are after, climb the Mayan pyramids and uncover the ancient civilisation's secrets.

Guadeloupe Puerto Cruz

Cruise around the Arabian Sea and experience the unique combination of the majestic desert and modern architecture that is Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Ras Al Khaimah, Fujuairah and Muscat. Go on a desert safari, ride a camel, shop for gold or spices at the traditional souks and see the fountain show at the foot of the tallest building in the world, the Burj Khalifa.

Cruise tourism to the United Arab Emirates has been increasing by 15% p.a. recently.

Burj Khalifaarabian-desert


See all the dream destinations of Europe that you've always wanted to see in one holiday on a cruise around Europe. You can choose to board the cruise liner in a number of different cities, namely Barcelona, Amsterdam, Bari, Genoa, Rome, Copenhagen, Oslo, Paris, Sicily, Malaga, Naples, Mallorca, Stockholm, Provence, Valencia, Venice, Southampton, Harwich, Dubai or Singapore. Sail all over Europe and the Mediterranean, and get the opportunity to see the canals of Venice, the Eiffel Tower, the picturesque towns of Scandinavia, the spectacular Greek Islands and religious monuments in Israel. If you plan on cruising to the United Kingdom then our UK visa guide covers the visa application process. If you need to apply for a Schengen visa, then navigate to this page.



Hawaii is all about nature, culture and especially the surfers which dominate the waters. At every turn you will be in awe of the breathtaking sites that surround you. A must do activity is to explore one of the most sacred places on the island, the Haleakala Crater. End the trip off with a Luau tour to the Paradise Cove on a private 12-acre beach estate for an evening filled with traditional food and entertainment.

Kahakuloa Head Waikiki
Panama Canal

Sail through the famous constructed link between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans on your way around Mexico, Colombia, Panama, Guatemala, Costa Rica, California and Florida. Swim with stingrays at George Town's famous Stingray City, see the lush rainforests surrounding this region, and bask in the sun with the beautiful people of South Beach, Florida.


South America

Start your journey of this beautiful part of the world in Sao Paulo, Brazil and stop at ports all around Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay. Experience Latin culture, learn to dance the Samba and Tango, see the famous Copacabana Beach, and marvel at the breathtaking sights of South America.



Follow in the footsteps of the great explorers of history as you journey across the Atlantic Ocean, stopping for you to experience different islands and cities along the way. Explore the Canary Islands or the Bahamas, stand atop Gibraltar Rock or stroll through the charming countryside of Ireland. Start your journey from Fort Lauderdale, Miami, New Orleans, Galverston, Boston, New Jersey, Harwich, Southampton, Paris, Naples, Rome, Barcelona, Copenhagen, Mallorca, Provence, Sao Paulo or San Juan in Puerto Rico. Your cruise will take you to ports in Spain, the USA, St. Lucia, St. Thomas, Italy, Denmark, Ireland, Portugal, England, Canary Islands, France, Scotland, the Bahamas, St. Maarten, Azores, Brazil, Iceland, Puerto Rico and Antigua.

MSC Cruise Destinations


Revel in the balmy heat of the most beautiful islands in the world in Greece and Turkey. You will also enjoy the best of France, Italy, Spain, Tunisia and the island of Malta. Since you will disembark in Italy or Spain, you can extend your Mediterranean cruise into a wonderful European travel experience.

Santorini, Greece

Northern Europe

Board your cruise ship in Southampton or Kiel and explore the frosty delights of Northern Europe. You will be enthralled by the Northern Lights (aurora boreali) and enchanted by the forests and fjords of Norway and Denmark. Visit Copenhagen's mermaid and the Palace Square in Saint Petersburg, Russia.


Stroll the vibrant streets of Havana, an exciting combination of old and new. Visit Old Havana and soak up the historic architecture, or explore the restaurants and shops that line the Calle Obispo. Take a break from sightseeing at the Playas de Este beach and enjoy the Caribbean sun.

South America

Follow in the footsteps of the explorers and be astonished by the vivid landscapes and forests of Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil. Enjoy the best steak in Buenos Aires, party the night away in Rio de Janeiro and laze away your days on the famous Copacabana Beach.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Go all out on an epic, transatlantic cruise on the MSC Magnifica, spanning continents and crossing the Atlantic Ocean. Depart from Italy in Europe and visit France, Spain, and Madeira. You will enjoy long days at sea with the endless horizon stretching ahead of you, until you reach vivacious Brazil, South America.

MSC Magnifica

South Africa

Come and enjoy Southern Africa's beautiful beaches. Depart from Cape Town and explore the West Coast, the Namib Desert and St. Helena. Depart from Durban and enjoy sultry evenings onboard, gliding through the warm Indian Ocean and exploring the best that Mozambique, Mauritius and Madagascar has to offer.


Red Sea

Travelling through the ancient countries of Egypt, Israel and Jordan, you will be amazed at the rich history which will unfold before you. From the MSC Armonia, you will see that beauty abounds in the Red Sea, with its delicate coral reefs and rainbow coloured fish.

Red Sea reef


Board an MSC cruise liner in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and embark on a journey around the Caribbean, stopping at ports around Mexico, Jamaica, Colombia, St. Maarten, Bahamas, Panama, Aruba, Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico. Laze on the sandy white beaches and take a dip in the crystal clear blue water that this region is famous for. These destinations are also great for snorkeling and diving.


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MSC Sinfonia's pool on the deck

A view of Maputo's skyline

Venice's harbour

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Fruit cocktail with a yellow straw

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