EXPO CRUISES AND TOURS
Duration: March 22, 2020 - April 15, 2020

South Africa’s Mossel Bay is home to beaches that beckon those looking to relax while the Cape St. Blaize Lighthouse invites the architecturally curious. In Port Victoria, the sunny beaches of the Seychelles and a colorful covered market will welcome you. Phuket is where you’ll find the Wat Chalong temple and iconic Big Buddha that sits atop a local mountain that also offers panoramic views of the island paradise. The liveliness of Kuala Lumpur can be found in the Bukit Bintang district or descend into the temples hidden within the Batu Caves.

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Day 1      Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA         Embark            4 pm
Day 2      Mossel Bay, SOUTH AFRICA        8 am                5 pm
Day 3      Port Elizabeth, SOUTH AFRICA    7 am                8 pm
Day 4      Cruise Indian Ocean                       —                    —
Day 5      Richard’s Bay, SOUTH AFRICA     8 am                8 pm
Day 6      Cruise Indian Ocean                       —                      —
Day 7      Cruise Indian Ocean                       —                    —
Day 8      Cruise Indian Ocean                       —                    —
Day 9      Pointe des Galets, REUNION         8 am                5 pm
Day 10    Port Louis, MAURITIUS                  8 am                5 pm
Day 11    Cruise Indian Ocean                        —                    —
Day 12    Cruise Indian Ocean                        —                    —
Day 13    Port Victoria, SEYCHELLES           8 am                Overnight
Day 14    Port Victoria, SEYCHELLES           ~                      4 pm

Day 15    Cruise Indian Ocean                        —                    —
Day 16    Cruise Indian Ocean                        —                    —
Day 17    Male, MALDIVES                            8 am                6 pm
Day 18    Cruise Indian Ocean                        —                    —
Day 19    Cruise Indian Ocean                        —                    —
Day 20    Cruise Indian Ocean                        —                    —
Day 21    Phuket, THAILAND                         8 am                5 pm
Day 22    Langkawi, MALAYSIA                     8 am                5 pm
Day 23    Penang, MALAYSIA                        8 am                5 pm
Day 24    Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA              6 am                5 pm
Day 25    SINGAPORE   

 

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA – Cape Town is both the legislative capital of South Africa and one of its most vibrant cities. Make your way to the top of Table Mountain for panoramic views of the surrounding city and harbour.  Visit Robben Island to see the former site of the notorious former prison that held Nelson Mandela.  Explore the manicured lawns and forest in Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens or stop by the V&A Waterfront for some shopping and entertainment.

MOSSEL BAY, SOUTH AFRICA – Located along the Southern Cape, Mossel Bay is one of South Africa’s most popular tourist destinations. Sink your toes into the sands of Santos Beach. Hike up the trail to the Cape St. Blaize Lighthouse where the 19th century structure provides stunning views of the surrounding area. Learn about the earliest humans at the Point of Human Origins archaeological site. Then explore the more recent cultural heritage at the Bartolomeu Dias Museum.

PORT ELIZABETH, SOUTH AFRICA – Port Elizabeth is one of South Africa’s major municipalities and bears the nickname “The Friendly City.” Relax on beautiful King’s Beach. Spot some big game at the Kragga Kamma Game Park nature reserve. Explore the rich history of South Africa’s Eastern Cape at the Donkin Reserve. Try local dishes like potjiekos, an indigenous stew cooked outdoors in a cast-iron pot.

RICHARD’S BAY, SOUTH AFRICA – Situated on the deepest natural harbour in the Southern Hemisphere, Richard’s Bay will thrill both nature and culture seekers. Spend the day walking through the Umlalazi Nature Reserve where you might see one of the rarest birds of pray in South Africa, the Palm-Nut vulture. Catch some sun or some waves at Aklantstrand Beach or learn about South African history and art at the Empangeni Museum.

POINTE DES GALETS, REUNION – With its lush rainforests and beaches bordering coral reefs, Pointe des Galets, Réunion will dazzle you with its natural splendour. This island in the Indian Ocean is a French department and is known for Piton de la Fournaise, a climbable active volcano that rises to 8,635 ft. When you’re not hiking through the Bélouve Forest or laying back on l’Hermitage beach, you can visit the Aquarium of Réunion or stop by the Jardin de l’Etat, a botanical garden opened in 1773.

PORT LOUIS, MAURITIUS – Lose yourself in the Mauritian capital of Port Louis. Named after a former French emperor, this port city was a major point of passage for ships sailing around the Cape of Good Hope. Visit the famous Champs de Mars race track. Learn about the local history and culture at the Blue Penny Museum. Walk through the gorgeous foliage in Les Jardins De La Compagnie. Then stroll along the Caudan Waterfront to check out the shops, and famous Chinese Pagoda.

PORT VICTORIA, SEYCHELLES – Take a sabbatical in the Seychelles capital of Victoria. Located on Mahé Island in the Indian Ocean, it’s famous for its exports of vanilla and coconut oil. Take a stroll through the Seychelle National Botanical Gardens full of flora, fauna and fruit bats. Stop by the Selwyn-Clarke Market for some street shopping. Try some local Ladob, a dish that can be served either sweet or savory. Then settle in for some sun at Beau Vallon Beach or visit the Navasakthi Vinayagar hindu temple.

MALE, MALDIVES – Male, the capital of the island nation of Maldives, is known for its colourful buildings and being one of the most densely populated cities in the world. Visit the Malé Friday Mosque, built in 1658, to experience its ornate architecture. Scuba dive among the many atolls that surround the capital. Stop at the many restaurants and shops along Majeedhee Magu. The harbour houses a fish and produce market where visitors can taste the daily catch or the local fruit.

PHUKET, THAILAND – Experience the many facets of Phuket, from its gorgeous beaches, to its 19th century Chinese and Western architecture and stunning Buddhist temples. Wat Chalong with its lovely pagoda, and Wat Phra Thong, revered for its huge golden Buddha statue, are must-sees. Explore the breathtaking Phang Nga National Park, made famous by the James Bond film The Man with the Golden Gun. If it is shopping you seek, bright silks, teak carvings and trinkets will satisfy many a shopping list.

LANGKAWI, MALAYSIA – Langkawi’s appeal extends from sea level to its hilly interior. Kilim Karst Geoforest Park with its boat tour of mangrove forests, bat caves and floating restaurants, is a leading attraction. Adrenaline seekers can take a walk 2,300 feet above sea level on the Langkawi Sky Bridge and enjoy the amazing view of the surrounding rain forests and nearby islands. If sea level is more your level, relaxing on Cenang Beach or some duty-free shopping in Kuah Town may be just your thing.

PENANG, MALAYSIA – Known as “The Pearl of the Orient,” this island’s rainforest and waterfall-clad mountains form the backdrop to its beautiful, sandy beaches. The capital’s George Town Historic District, a wonderful mix of elaborate colonial homes, Chinese heritage buildings and temples, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The sprawling Kek Lok Si Temple, with a 100-foot pagoda and gardens, overlooks George Town, and is a great spot for photos. Penang’s abundant street eats will tempt foodies.

KUALA LUMPUR (PORT KLANG), MALAYSIA – The diverse capital of Malaysia blends colonial, Islamic and modern architecture, from the soaring Petronas Towers to the beautiful Masjid Jamek, once Kuala Lumpur’s main mosque. Get a bird’s eye view of the city from the open-air observation deck of the Kuala Lumpur Tower, the highest point in the city open to the public. Head to the air-conditioned Central Market to browse its stalls and shops for all kinds of souvenirs, with no bargaining necessary.

SINAGPORE – Explore a compact, fascinating city-state that’s truly global. A onetime British trading post, its diverse past is reflected everywhere, from its old Chinese quarter and colourful Hindu temples to its modern skyscrapers and common language, English. Take a short cruise along the Singapore River or a pedicab ride through town, or enjoy the quiet at the National Orchid Garden.

NORWEGIAN’S FREE STYLE CHOICE Book now and pick any 2 perks:
1 – FREE Unlimited Beverage Package.
Guest is responsible for 20% gratuities on the retail value of the
Ultimate Beverage Package prior to cruise in the amount of $23.80 per person per day.

2 – FREE Shore Excursion Credit.

$50 USD per port shore excursion credit is per stateroom.  Credit has no monetary value and is non-refundable.
In the event a port of call or excursion is missed, for any reason, no refund or credit will be issued.
Shore excursion credit is applicable for each port, including debarkation port, and is not transferable to other
ports. Use the credit or lose it.  It does not include embarkation ports.  Overnight stays count as one port.

3 – FREE Specialty Dining. 
On cruises of 10 days plus 4 meal packages are available.  Guest is responsible for 20% gratuities
on the retail value of the Specialty Dining Package prior to cruise in the amount of $22.80.

4 – FREE Wi-Fi.
Internet Package: 250 minutes is per stateroom.
One login per stateroom, Internet package includes activation fee.

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DOUBLE Occupancy Fares:                                                 SINGLE Occupancy Fares:
INSIDE – Category IB    $4,995                                                INSIDE – Category IB         $8,795
OUTSIDE – Cat. OB     $5,995                                                 OUTSIDE – Category OB    $10,795
BALCONY – Cat. BB    $7,795                                                 BALCONY – Category BB   $14,295
BALCONY – Cat. BA    $7,895                                                 All above fares are subject to change without notice.

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All prices are in Canadian dollars, per person and include:
25-Day cruise aboard Norwegian SPIRIT.
Your shipboard gratuities on your cruise.
All your meals, activities and entertainment.
All port taxes/fees and surcharges.                  
Cost of airfare and transfers will be quoted when they are available with NCL.
Shore excursions are NOT included.
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