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AIRFARE
AIRFARE
3 NIGHT SAFARI + 19 NIGHT CRUISE
3 NIGHT SAFARI + 19 NIGHT CRUISE
MEALS
MEALS
EXCLUSIVES
EXCLUSIVES

YOUR FLIGHT CENTRE EXCLUSIVES HOLIDAY INCLUDES

  • Return airfare to Durban including checked luggage.

Sick of comparing airfare by yourself? Forget hours trawling through comparison sites and let us do the hard work for you! Just make your way to the airport and we’ll organise the rest.

  • 3 Night African Safari from Durban with a professional English-speaking tour guide and breakfast daily.

Tick an African Safari off your bucket list this holiday with an included safari through Hluhluwe Umfolozi National Park

  • 19 Night cruise onboard MSC Musica in an upgraded Interior Fantastica Experience Cabin.

Journey from Durban, through Mozambique, Madagascar, Seychelles and Mauritius onboard the MSC Musica in an upgrade cabin. Fantastica Experience includes: Choice of the best locations of cabin, 24hr room service, breakfast in your cabin daily, priority preferred dinner times + more!

  • All onboard meals in complimentary dining venues and selected non-alcoholic beverages

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are sorted. Pull up a seat in any of the complimentary dining venues onboard and let us serve you while you enjoy a range of non-alcoholic beverages on us.

  • Wide range of onboard activities and entertainment

Let us entertain you. Stay in the holiday spirit all day long with a variety of onboard activities and entertainment in the many venues around the ship.

  • All Port Taxes and Charges Included

Don’t stress about costs this holiday. We’ve covered all the port taxes and charges for each stop of the cruise so you simply board the ship and enjoy.

PLUS FLIGHT CENTRE EXCLUSIVES

  • BONUS Transfer from Durban Airport to Anew Hotel Hlukluwe Safari Lodge
  • BONUS Meal package whilst touring including 3 lunches and 2 dinners.
  • BONUS Farewell dinner on Safari at the hotel.
  • BONUS 2 Hour Hippo & croc boat cruise.
  • BONUS 2 Full day Game Drive in Hlukluwe National Park in an open 4×4 vehicle
  • BONUS Transfer from hotel to Durban Cruise Port.

PRICE

$5990pp* ex Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth

SAIL DATE

21 December 2020

PURCHASE BY AND BOOK BY

25 March 2020

CABIN UPGRADES

Upgrade to an Outside Bella from $199*pp
Upgrade to a Balcony Bella from $599*pp
Upgrade to a Balcony Fantastica from $799*pp

Buy now with 0% Interest Free!~

Day 1: Hluhluwe Umfolozi National Park, South Africa

Upon arrival at King Shaka Airport, you will be met by an English-Speaking guide for your transfer to Hluhluwe. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.

Day 2: Hluhluwe Umfolozi National Park, South Africa

Today you will try your luck to spot the Big 5, as you set out early morning for Full Day Game Drive in Hluhluwe National Park. Hluhluwe Umfolozi National Park is the oldest game reserve in South Africa, covering a region of 96.000 hectares. The wide range of plant life supports a diversity of mammals, birdlife, reptiles and amphibians. Besides the Big Five – elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo and rhino – there are elusive cheetah, rare wild dogs, several antelope species and various other bush inhabitants offering visitors an excellent Safari experience. The National Park contains some of the largest concentrations of black and white rhino in the world and more than 300 bird species which make it a bird watcher’s paradise. The Reserve offers visitors self-guided walks and countless routes for Safari drives. Viewing hides overlook waterholes enabling visitors to see animals at close range. In the afternoon you will travel to St Lucia, where you will start your safari experience with a Hippo & Croc Boat cruise. Your 2 Hour Hippo and Croc Boat Cruise is a 2-hour boat cruise on Lake St Lucia aboard the luxurious new double deck advantage cruiser passenger ferry. this boat has ample walking space for the avid photographer, it accommodates wheelchair access, it is baby and child-friendly and has comfortable upholstered seats. Services and amenities offered are from a qualified guide, skipper, and lifejackets.

Day 3: Hluhluwe Umfolozi National Park, South Africa

Another full day Safari to enjoy Nature and Wildlife at its best Hluhluwe Umfolozi National Park is the oldest game reserve in South Africa, covering a region of 96.000 hectares. The wide range of plant life supports a diversity of mammals, birdlife, reptiles and amphibians. Besides the Big Five – elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo and rhino – there are elusive cheetah, rare wild dogs, several antelope species and various other bush inhabitants offering visitors an excellent Safari experience. The National Park contains some of the largest concentrations of black and white rhino in the world and more than 300 bird species which make it a bird watcher’s paradise. The Reserve offers visitors self-guided walks and countless routes for Safari drives. Viewing hides overlook waterholes enabling visitors to see animals at close range.

Day 4: Durban, South Africa

Today your safari experience comes to an end, as you make your way back to Durban where your next adventure awaits and you board MSC Musica for your 19-night voyage through Africa!

Day 5: Maputo, Mozambique

Maputo is the capital of Mozambique. Home to a rich history of Portuguese colonial architecture, situated along the downtown Baixa neighborhood. Make a visit to the tranquil Tunduru Botanical Gardens or spend a few hours shopping at the Municipal Market.

Day 6: Portuguese Island, Mozambique

Welcome to this beautiful island, surrounded by crystal clear and refreshing water. Relax beach side, purchase locally made goods and head off snorkelling to make the most of your day here!

Day 7: Pomene, Mozambique

The beautiful islands keep coming! Choose from a range of activities in this slice of paradise including the Nature Reserve Tour, Quad biking Adventure, Estuary Snorkelling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding or relax by the beach in your very own cabana.

Day 8: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 9: Durban, South Africa

Durban is South Africa’s third-largest city and the continent’s largest port. Durban’s expansive beachfront on the eastern edge of the centre has one of the city’s busiest concentrations of restaurants, a surfeit of tacky family entertainment. Visit the bazaars, alleyways and mosques that make up the Indian area around Dr Yusuf Dadoo Street.

Day 10: Portuguese Island, Mozambique

Welcome to this beautiful island, surrounded by crystal clear and refreshing water. Relax beach side, purchase locally made goods and head off snorkeling to make the most of your day here!

Day 11 : At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 12: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 13: Nosy Be, Madagascar

This “Big Island” off the northwest coast is famous for its natural splendour & Ylang Ylang trees. Spend the day hanging out with lemurs & chameleons at the Lokobe Reserve. Indulge in local cuisine like the diverse and delectable variations of Laoka. Then brave the highest peak on the island at Mont Lokobe or relax on the beaches of Befotaka Bay.

Day 14: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 15 – 16: Port of Victoria, Seychelles

Welcome to the capital city of Seychelles. The city was established by the British colonial government and attractions include a clocktower modelled on that of Vauxhall Clock Tower in London, England, the local Courthouse, Botanical Gardens, the Victoria Natural History Museum and the expansive Sir Selwyn Selwyn-Clarke Market.

Day 17 – 18: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 19: Port Louis, Mauritius

Port Louis is the capital city of Mauritius. Known for its French colonial architecture and the 19th-century Champ de Mars horse-racing track. The Caudan Waterfront is a lively dining and shopping precinct. Nearby, vendors sell local produce and handicrafts at the huge Central Market. The Blue Penny Museum focuses on the island’s colonial and maritime history & culture.

Day 20 – 22: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 23: Durban, South Africa

Durban is South Africa’s third-largest city and the continent’s largest port. Durban’s expansive beachfront on the eastern edge of the centre has one of the city’s busiest concentrations of restaurants, a surfeit of tacky family entertainment. Visit the bazaars, alleyways and mosques that make up the Indian area around Dr Yusuf Dadoo Street. It’s now time to disembark and begin your journey home.

MSC Musica lead the way as an ecological cruise ship but she is so much more than that. She embodies grace and incredible attention to detail which is what you would expect from MSC. Once you step on board, the three-tier waterfall in the central foyer will set the mood. Dance the night away in the opulent Crystal Lounge, relax in the Havana Club cigar lounge, catch an enthralling show in La Scala Theatre and taste your way around the ship with a selection of fine dining restaurants. Enjoy gourmet Italian at II Giardino, fill yourself with an endless amount of fresh pizza or sit down to delicious sushi at Kaito Sushi Bar. Musica offers an unmatched element of warmth and music that makes any journey an unforgettable one!

If I want to travel on a particular date but am not ready to provide full payment yet, can the booking be held for me until I am ready to pay in full?

Unfortunately, due to limited availability and high demand for these exclusive packages, we are unable to hold any bookings without payment.

What is included in the deal?

All inclusions and exclusive bonuses for the deal can be located under ‘The deal’ tab.

How many people can sleep in a room?

All room types generally cater for up to 2 adults. Extra beds may be available on request*.

*Fees, terms & conditions apply, please refer to resort information.

How do I make a booking once I have purchased a Flight Centre Exclusives voucher?

Customers will need to contact the Flight Centre Exclusives team. When you contact us to make your booking, we will endeavour to book and confirm all components of your package within 72 hours of receiving your booking details. Should we not be able to confirm any component, we will contact you with an alternative within 72 hours. For further details regarding the booking process please refer to our full Terms & Conditions (use the link at the bottom of this page).

Can I cancel or make changes to my booking?

Should you need to cancel for any reason once full payment is made, subject to clause 4 in the Terms & Conditions, you will not be entitled to any refund, including any extra purchases. Fees will apply should any amendments be required after booking your voucher (minimum fee of $100 per person). In addition to the amendment fees, any supplier terms and conditions will be applied. For full details regarding cancellation or amendments, please refer to our Terms & Conditions (use the link at the bottom of this page).

Can I purchase travel insurance through Flight Centre Exclusives?

Yes you can purchase travel insurance. Please call 1300 222 900. The Australian Government advises that all travellers obtain travel insurance prior to travel. The insurance should cover loss of deposit and other monies through cancellation, loss or damage to personal baggage and loss of money, medical expenses, additional expenses to cover hotel accommodation and repatriation costs to Australia should any services need to be extended or curtailed due to illness or other insurable risks. Our reservations team can provide you with general information about travel insurance at the time of booking. If you do not require travel insurance, you agree to provide written acknowledgement that a recommendation to obtain travel insurance has been made to you by us.

How do I check room availability at the resort?

You can visit the 'Availability' tab which has live, up-to-date availability. Simply select a date in the calendar above the availability grid. For airfare availability, please contact Flight Centre Exclusives on 1300 222 900.

If I want to travel on a particular date but haven’t purchased a Flight Centre Exclusives voucher, can the booking/room be held for me until I have purchased the voucher?

No. Bookings/rooms cannot be held without voucher purchase.

What is the promotion availability?

Your booking is subject to the availability of the actual rooms provided by the resort for the Flight Centre Exclusives promotion. This allocation of rooms is well in excess of the rooms required to satisfy the offer, however, not all rooms available at the resort on any given day will be available to guests participating in the promotion offer. Please note that booking available rooms is on a First Come First Served basis.

Can I contact the resort directly to make a booking/redeem my voucher or check availability?

No. Bookings/voucher redemptions and availability checks must be made through Flight Centre Exclusives.

I haven’t received my Flight Centre Exclusives voucher yet. What do I do?

Please call the Flight Centre Exclusives team on 1300 222 900.

Where can I find full terms and conditions for Flight Centre Exclusives?

Please click our Terms & Conditions link located at the bottom of this page.

SAIL DATES

21 DECEMBER 2020

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Travel based on cruise departure on 21 December 2020

Prices are per person twin share in AUD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations. Pricing is subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Accommodation is subject to change and availability. Surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change.

Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur. Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.

Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing. Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking. These fares/prices may change due to availability or currency fluctuations.

Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.

All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia.

Valued at price is based on the maximum price across all ex points.

*From price

BUY & BOOK BY 25 MARCH 2020

Disruptions to cruising & itinerary may occur. Shore excursions & other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost.   Price excludes mandatory resort fee applicable per room per pay & payable direct at the resort. Prices are correct at the time of publication, are twin share per person, may change without notice & subject to availability. Restrictions & conditions apply. See website for full terms, conditions & travel dates. Prices quoted are on sale until 25 March 2020 unless otherwise stated or sold out prior Seasonal surcharges & blackout dates may apply depending on date of travel.

Additional fees, including surcharges and visa fees specific to your departure date may apply. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge. Advertised price includes any bonus nights. Please ask us for further details or visit our website at www.flightcentreexclusives.com.au. Flight Centre Exclusives provides holiday packages offered by Ignite Holidays Pty Ltd & is a subsidiary of Ignite Travel Group. ATAS Accreditation No. A10345.

~Approved applicants only. Fees, terms, conditions & minimum finance amount $999 apply, incl $99 Annual Fee charged at the time the first debit is charged to your Skye Account and annually on the anniversary of that date. When you have met the Interest Free Criteria, the Annual Fee must be paid in full within the Interest Free Period or it will attract interest. If you do not meet the Interest Free Criteria the Annual Fee will attract interest from the date the Annual Fee is debited to your Skye Account Minimum monthly repayment required. Interest (charged at the Expired Promotional Rate) payable on outstanding balances after any Interest Free Period in relation to a Promotional Offer. See skyecard.com.au for current interest rates. Only available at Skye retail partners. Credit provided by FlexiCards Australia Pty Ltd ABN 31 099 651 877 Australian Credit Licence number 247415. FlexiCards Australia is a subsidiary of FlexiGroup Limited.

Valued At
$6,439
Per Person
From
$5,990*
Per Person

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