Quest, Indian Ocean Adventure ex Mumbai to Cape Town

India & Indian Ocean

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24 Night cruise departing from Mumbai to Cape Town onboard Azamara Quest.

24 Night cruise departing from Mumbai to Cape Town onboard Azamara Quest.

Our first visit to spectacular South Africa deserves to be included in an equally epic voyage. Ring in the New Year with us and traverse the Indian Ocean aboard Azamara Quest® and be among the first to experience exciting African destinations from a fresh perspective with Azamara Club Cruises®. Beginning in electric Mumbai, we spend a day at sea before arriving in Cochin for an overnight stay.

Greet 2020 with gusto as we leave port just before midnight. We’ll be spending the next three days at sea so you can recover from the revelry with some time lounging on the pool deck or with an invigorating treatment at the Sanctum Spa.

Next stop: the sunny Seychelles, where the islands of Mahe and Praslin await. The beaches here are some of the world’s best—the kind you daydream about—and we’re spending the night so you can soak in every incredible moment. After two more relaxing days at sea (be sure to take in some of our new entertainment offerings), we arrive on the African continent for the first time in Aza history! In Mombasa, Kenya, an array of world cultures are captured in the city’s bustling streets, and coral reefs are just begging to be explored. On the enigmatic island of Zanzibar, breathe in the intoxicating aroma of the Spice Islands.

Three days sailing Africa’s eastern coast are followed by our arrival in Mediterranean-influenced Maputo, Mozambique. Then, it’s on to South Africa, where you can experience amazing wildlife at a game reserve in Richards Bay, golden beaches and a little more Indian culture in Durban, and an immersive encounter with gentle giants at an elephant park in Port Elizabeth—plus late stays in each of these ports. Your voyage concludes in captivating Cape Town, the crown jewel of the Rainbow Nation.

Highlights of this cruise:

Mumbai, India
Amid all the hustle and bustle, Mumbai is buzzing with adventures to discover. To get a sense of the region’s history, visit the Dr Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum, where you’ll find over 3,500 objects telling Mumbai's story. To escape to hustle and bustle, travel to Elephanta Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to tour the maze of cave temples and impressive temple carvings.

Kochi, India
The mixture of cultures and influences in Cochin—from giant Chinese fishing nets at Fort Kochi and a 400-year-old synagogue to ancient mosques and Portuguese-style homes—is a reminder of the city’s history as the former center of the Indian spice trade. But don’t mistake this combination of old and new, east and west as being inharmonious; Cochin is actually a renowned center for Ayurvedic medicine.

Mahe, (Victoria), Seychelles
With over 60 pristine white sand beaches, the hardest decision you’ll have to make on this island is where to lay your beach towel.

Mombasa, Kenya
Palm-fringed and surrounded by turquoise waters, Mombasa is a stunning tropical destination nestled near Africa’s wild heart. Surf meets safari in this eastern Kenyan city set on the Indian Ocean. Colonial history and traditional Swahili style intermingle in the city's architecture that is both rustic and modern at the same time. Explore nature preserves, walk barefoot in warm sands, and haggle for market deals along the Haile Selassie Road.

Zanzibar, Tanzania
It may only be 26 miles off the coast of Tanzania, but the beautiful archipelago of Zanzibar feels like a world away. From its warm turquoise waters, powder white sands, and fields scented with cardamom, cinnamon, and clove, to the Arab, European, Indian, and Persian influences of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Stone Town in Zanzibar City, it’s a veritable feast for the senses.

Maputo, Mozambique
Welcome to diverse, enchanting Maputo, with Portuguese colonial-era architecture and a colorful mix of modern cultures. In Old Town, discover incredible parks, restaurants, markets and cafes, and stroll the along coastline for incredible panoramic vistas of the Indian Ocean and some of the area’s most beautiful beaches.

Richards Bay, South Africa
Experience South Africa’s rugged coastline, pristine beaches, and mist-covered hills. Richards Bay is perched on a lagoon where the Mhlatuze River meets the Indian Ocean, and is the gateway to Zululand, the vast inland region famous for its mountains, savannah ecosystems, and the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park—home to the largest white rhino population on Earth.

Durban, South Africa
Known as “the Asian Capital of South Africa”, Durban is city on the Indian Ocean where Zulu, Indian, and European cultures thrive against the backdrop of golden sand beaches, majestic mountain ranges, and plunging valleys. Get a henna tattoo at the Victoria Street Market, visit a traditional Zulu homestead in the Valley of 1,000 Hills, and take a make a splash with a ride on Africa’s highest waterslide

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Experience the Rainbow Nation with our South Africa cruises to Port Elizabeth. With a warm climate, beautiful wide beaches, and spirited communities embracing cultures from all over the world, it’s little wonder Port Elizabeth is known as “The Friendly City.” Discover the Port’s storied history while walking the Donkin Heritage Trail, dig your toes in the sand at beautiful Hobie Beach, or escape to the animal sanctuary of Addo Elephant National Park—home to the densest population of elephants in the world.

Cape Town, South Africa
Journey to South Africa's Mother City and experience the vast beauty of a land shaped by two oceans. Stunning mountainscapes and miles of coast provide limitless outdoor adventure, while world-renowned restaurants, a booming LGBTQ community, and the outlying Cape Winelands make Cape Town a contemporary, cosmopolitan city with a global feel.

Pricing (per person)

  • All (12)
Quad Triple Twin Single

Y - Guarantee Club Oceanview Stateroom

AU$ 3,479 AU$ 3,956 AU$ 4,909 AU$ 9,308

08 - Club Oceaniew Stateroom (Obstructed)

AU$ 4,249 AU$ 4,999 AU$ 6,499 AU$ 9,494

X - Balcony

AU$ 4,279 AU$ 5,023 AU$ 6,509 AU$ 12,508

06 - Club Oceaniew Stateroom

AU$ 4,994 AU$ 5,989 AU$ 7,979 AU$ 11,714

05 - Club Oceaniew Stateroom

AU$ 5,059 AU$ 6,076 AU$ 8,109 AU$ 11,909

V3 - Club Veranda Stateroom

AU$ 6,354 AU$ 7,806 AU$ 10,709 AU$ 15,809

P3 - Club Veranda Plus Stateroom (From 2020)

AU$ 6,764 AU$ 8,353 AU$ 11,529 AU$ 17,039

P2 - Club Veranda Plus Stateroom (From 2020)

AU$ 6,834 AU$ 8,446 AU$ 11,669 AU$ 17,249

P1 - Club Veranda Plus Stateroom (From 2020)

AU$ 6,969 AU$ 8,626 AU$ 11,939 AU$ 17,654

N2 - Club Continent Suite

AU$ 8,084 AU$ 10,113 AU$ 14,169 AU$ 20,999

N1 - Club Continent Suite

AU$ 8,154 AU$ 10,206 AU$ 14,309 AU$ 21,209

CO - Club Ocean Suite

AU$ 11,964 AU$ 15,286 AU$ 21,929 AU$ 32,639

Please note, while prices and inclusions are accurate at time of loading they are subject to change due to changes in cruise line policies and pricing and due to currency fluctuations. Currency surcharges may apply. Please check details of price and inclusions at time of booking.

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