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QUICK FACTS

Based in: Durban and Cape Town

October 2014 to April 2015

Tours: From 2 days

Highlights: Scenery, Beach, Nightlife, Sun, Sea and Fun.

MSC Opera has 856 cabins of which 172 are balcony cabins and 28 are balcony suites. The ship has four restaurants, eleven bars, two pools, and two whirlpools. The liner boasts the MSC Aurea Spa and Solarium, a disco, video games room, internet cafe, casino, team building facilities and a medical centre. The ship has a wonderful array of duty free shopping and caters for kids with the Buffalo Bill children's play area. Additional facilities include the 'Cotton Club' bar and a stage on deck for outdoor entertainment.


MSC CRUISES FROM DURBAN AND CAPE TOWN FOR 2014 - 2015

MSC Opera In 2015, only the MSC Opera will return to South Africa after setting sail from Italy. From here, she will cruise up the east coast to Durban she will be based for the summer season, operating the popular three and four night cruises to Maputo, Portuguese Island and Barra Lodge in Mozambique. This year, the Christmas cruise will sail to Portuguese Island and then on to the beach village of Inhaca in Madagascar, known for its diving, fishing and surfing alongside a quaint fishing village where the locals still craft seaworthy dhows right on the beach.

An 11 Night festive New Year cruise on board MSC Opera has also seen a new addition with New Years eve celebrated under the Reunion skies. The MSC Opera arrives in Mauritius on New Years day where the ship will remain in port for 3 nights. The MSC Opera also has Port Elizabeth as a port of call towards the end of her season and will perform a couple of cruises out of Cape Town to Mossel Bay, Walvis Bay, Port Elizabeth and Luderitz before leaving South African shores for the European summer.

CRUISE DEPARTURE DATE

NUMBER OF NIGHTS

CRUISE DESTINATION

Tue, Oct 28, 2014 4 Cape Town - Walvis Bay - Cape Town
Sat, Nov 01, 2014 2 Cape Town - No Where - Cape Town
Mon, Nov 03, 2014 4 Cape Town - Port Elizabeth - Durban cruise
Fri, Nov 07, 2014 3 Durban - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Mon, Nov 10, 2014 4 Durban - Portuguese Island - Inhaca - Durban cruise
Fri, Nov 14, 2014 3 Durban - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Mon, Nov 17, 2014 4 Durban - Maputo - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Mon, Nov 24, 2014 4 Durban - Portuguese Island - Inhaca - Durban cruise
Mon, Dec 01, 2014 4 Durban - Maputo - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Mon, Dec 15, 2014 4 Durban - Maputo - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 3 Durban - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 7 Durban - Portuguese Island - Inhaca - Fort Dauphin - Durban

CHRISTMAS CRUISE

Mon, Dec 29, 2014 11 Durban - La Possession - Port Louis - Durban cruise

NEW YEARS EVE CRUISE

Fri, Jan 09, 2015 2 Durban - Cape Town
Sat, Jan 24, 2015 2 Cape Town - No Where - Cape Town
Mon, Jan 26, 2015 4 Cape Town - Port Elizabeth - Durban cruise
Fri, Jan 30, 2015 3 Durban - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Mon, Feb 02, 2015 4 Durban - Maputo - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Mon, Feb 09, 2015 7 Durban - Portuguese Island - Inhaca - Fort Dauphin - Durban cruise
Mon, Feb 16, 2015 4 Durban - Portuguese Island - Inhaca - Durban cruise
Fri, Feb 20, 2015 3 Durban - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Mon, Feb 23, 2015 4 Durban - Portuguese Island - Inhaca - Durban cruise
Mon, Mar 02, 2015 4 Durban - Maputo - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Fri, Mar 06, 2015 3 Durban - Portuguese Island - Durban cruise
Fri Mar 13, 2015 7 Durban - Portuguese Island - Inhaca - Fort Dauphin - Durban cruise
Fri, Mar 20, 2015 4 Durban - Portuguese Island - Inhaca - Durban cruise
Tue, Mar 24, 2015 4 Durban, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town