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18 MADAGASCAR, MOZAMBIQUE & SOUTH AFRICA 28th December 2017 • 14 nights • Sails from Mauritius (ends Cape Town) Boudicca • Cruise ID: D1728 • Newly-released Incredible destinations are waiting to be explored on this exotic adventure. Discover the beautiful landscapes of Mauritius and Reunion; uncover fascinating history in Mozambique; search for lemurs and chameleons in Madagascar; and indulge in the ultimate South African safari experience. The Mauritian capital of Port Louis, a city famed for its mix of cultures, religions and ethnicities, is the perfect start to your holiday. From here you can visit the dramatic Trou-aux-Cerfs Volcano, sacred lake and unique ‘Seven Coloured Earth’ sand dunes; get up close to lions at the Casela National Park; or explore the stunning Pamplemousses Botanical Gardens. Reunion Island follows with the spectacular volcanic landscapes, lush valleys and cascading waterfalls all within reach of Port Reunion. You’ll then head on to Toliara, Madagascar – a first for Fred. Olsen. Stay in the city and take in the traditional African architecture and bustling markets from the back of a Pousse-Pousse (rickshaw); or visit Arboretum d’Antsokay and encounter endemic fauna and flora including lemurs, chameleons and baobab trees. Next stop is the lively Mozambican capital of Maputo. Highlights include the iconic Central Train Station, Natural History Museum and Eiffel-designed Casa de Ferro ‘Iron House’ – before the South African leg of your voyage begins in Richards Bay. Visit the Dumazulu cultural village to experience authentic, friendly Zulu hospitality and learn about traditional arts, crafts and the ways of life of the Zulu Kingdom; or opt for an unforgettable experience at the Hluhluwe Game Reserve, home to elephants, lions, giraffes, rare White Rhinos and much more. Next up is Port Elizabeth – a perfect stop for even more wildlife adventures at the nearby Addo Cape Town Elephant Park and the game reserves of Kariega and Lalibela. Nature and scenery await you at your next port of call, Mossel Bay. Take a boat tour around Seal Island, which is populated by over 2,500 Cape Fur Seals; visit Knysna, South Africa’s favourite holiday town in the picturesque Garden Route; or travel to Oudtshoorn, the ostrich capital of the world. Your cruise comes to an end in Cape Town, but you’ll enjoy almost two days here before heading for home. Highlights include Table Mountain, the V&A Waterfront and Boulders Beach, home to a colony of African Penguins. Tours offer the chance to explore the scenic winelands; marvel at the stunning Cape Point Peninsula; and watch the sunset from Signal Hill as you indulge in champagne and oysters. Knysna Madagascar Visit fredolsencruises.com, contact your travel agent or call 0800 0355 072


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