Cape Town to Southampton Voyage

with the MSC Opera    (Cruise Nr. 225798)
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MSC Opera

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1 Cape Town, South Africa
Embarkment
16:00

Cape Town, South Africa

  • Cape Town is the third largest city of South Africa with a population of almost 3.5 million and has been the city of the South African Parliament since 2004. Between October and march, Cape Town is a popular attraction for many tourism which is shown by their growing numbers in recent years. This in turn has made Cape town an important economic sector for the country. One of the favourite sites of tourists is the Table Mountain but the city has plenty more to offer. Museums, historic buildings, Castles and the oldest surviving building in South Africa are all options worth considering.
  • Our service team are happy to help you choose a suitable onshore excursion.
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3 Walvis Bay, Namibia 08:00 17:00

Walvis Bay, Namibia

  • Walvis Bay, 'Whale Bay' in English, is a city and bay on the west coast of Namibia. The city is home to the main sea port in Namibia and is the third largest city in the country. 67,000 people live in Walvis Bay on the Atlantic coast. In the city there is the Rhenish Mission Church, which is a National Monument in Namibia. Outside the city numerous tours and excursions are offered. Besides seals and dolphin tours, a trip to the southern lagoon is recommended. The 5,000-year-old lagoon is Namibia's oldest and largest.
  • Our service team are happy to help you choose a suitable onshore excursion.
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10 Dakar, Senegal 09:00 18:00

Dakar, Senegal

  • Dakar is the capital of Senegal as well as the largest city of the country. It expertly combines the modern big city with a traditional African way of life. Markets, museums, art galleries and film festivals all add to the charm of this vibrant port city. Make sure you enjoy some of the delicious African cuisine.
  • Our service team are happy to help you choose a suitable onshore excursion.
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13 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain 08:00 17:00

Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

  • Santa Cruz de Tenerife is one of the capitals of the Canary Islands. The many cafes and seating areas invite tourists to relax and enjoy observing the hustle and bustle of the city. The town's history goes back to the 15th Century. Today it is mainly a modern city, a magnet for both locals and tourists. Tenerife is also home to the third highest island volcano on Earth, Mount Teide.
  • Our service team are happy to help you choose a suitable onshore excursion.
14 Madeira (Funchal), Azores, Portugal 09:00 17:00

Madeira (Funchal), Azores, Portugal

  • Funchal is the capital of the island of Madeira, the Pearl of the Atlantic, known for its many exotic flowers. The origin of the name comes from the discovery by the Portuguese. When they arrived there, the islanders grew a lot of fennel. The city can look back on a nearly 600-year history. Explore the Levada, artificial watercourses, which pump rain water from the north and the center of Madeira to the farms in the south.
  • Our service team are happy to help you choose a suitable onshore excursion.
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16 Lisbon, Portugal 07:00 17:00

Lisbon, Portugal

  • Portugal's capital is one of Europe's oldest cities, and offers tourists a diverse and interesting cultural activities. The Torre de Belém and the Mosteiro dos Jeronimos were recorded as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983. Lisbon has also many interesting buildings, parks and museums and also hosts the annual jazz festival 'Jazz em Agosto'. Saint George castle comes highly recommended, as it offers a spectacular view of the city. In addition, you must try the Portuguese cuisine. Try one of the city's famous dishes, the cod is a particularly loved dish .
  • Our service team are happy to help you choose a suitable onshore excursion.
17 Vigo, Spain 10:00 19:00

Vigo, Spain

  • The city is home to one of the largest fishing ports in the world. Watch the hustle and bustle as you stroll through narrow and winding streets. In many cafes and restaurants you can taste the traditional Spanish cuisine.
  • Our service team are happy to help you choose a suitable onshore excursion.
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19 Cherbourg, France 10:00 18:00

Cherbourg, France

  • Cherbourge Harbor was built between 1776 and 1835 on an artificial island in Normandy. Due to its location, its counted amongst the most important naval ports in France. In the local museum, visitors will find interesting information on the topic of the Second World War. You are also invited to take a stroll in the 100 year old Parc Emmanuel Liais, which hosts a variety of exotic plants.
  • Our service team are happy to help you choose a suitable onshore excursion.
20 Southampton (London), England, United Kingdom
Disembarkment
08:00

Southampton (London), England, United Kingdom

  • Southampton's harbor is mainly known for the Titanic, which in 1912 began her journey there. Today the city is a popular destination for many cruise ships. Discover the many old buildings from the long history of Southampton. For example, visit the Medieval Merchants House built by a merchant in 1290. Several museums explain the history of the city: in the Maritime Museum, you can watch a Titanic exhibition.
  • Our service team are happy to help you choose a suitable onshore excursion.
One of the best ships in the Lirica Class
Mini golf course onboard
Open-air restaurant
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Cruise lines: MSC Cruises
Ship: MSC Opera
Area: Northern Europe
Departure Port: Cape Town, South Africa
Arrival Port: Southampton (London), England, United Kingdom
Duration:: 19 nights
0 Dates: -
Cruise Nr.: 225798
Services Included: Full Board

The following services are included in your package:

  • A cruise from Cape Town to Southampton aboard the MSC Opera
  • Accommodation in the cabin category you booked
  • Full board, i.e. Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, snacks, dinner and a midnight buffet
  • Various sports available and usage of spa
  • Entertainment
  • Childcare with qualified staff

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Cabins

The MSC Opera offers four different categories of cabins. Feel free to choose between inner cabins, outer cabins with or without balconies, or suite with balconies.

Dining Information

Prepare to be spoiled in three restaurants and eight bars. At the La Caravella and L'Approdo you can enjoy the finest of delicacies. The Il Patio impresses with excellent menus and serves its guests in the elegant atmosphere inside as well as outside under the sky and stars, making it the perfect place for romantic moments.

The bars are inspired by different themes, thus providing a fitting ambience for every occasion. Carefully selected wines, various cocktails, coffee specialities and other refreshments and snacks guarantee your satisfaction.

Entertainment

The diverse array of entertainment opportunities leaves no wish unfulfilled. Enjoy spectacular shows in the Teatro dell'Opera, hit the dance floor in the futuristic disco Byblos, show off your skills in the video game room or try your luck at poker in the Montecarlo Casino. The possibilities are endless.

Shopping

Are you looking for a new perfume or accessories? Various shops on board offer a wide range of jewellery and cosmetics, as well as clothing for women, men and children.

Family benefits (from November 2011 onward)

Teenagers up to 17 years of age travel for free if they are housed in a cabin with two other adults. Please note that this offer can only be claimed for up to two children per family.

There is also a corresponding offer for those who travel alone. One teenager up to 17 years of age who is housed in a cabin with one adult must pay only 60% of the price.

Dress Code

Sporty and comfortable clothing is recommended for leisure time and land excursions. Guests should be prepared both for gala dinners and informal events. Ladies should bring a cocktail dress or other formal equivalent and men should bring a suit or jacket.

Ship Details

  • In service since: 2004
  • Length: 256 metres
  • Flotation depth: 6.85 metres
  • Tonnage: 59,058 GRT
  • Speed: 21.7 knots
  • Number of decks: 13
  • Passengers: 1,756
  • Crew: 701
  • Languages spoken on board: German, English, French, Italian
  • Currency on board: Euro, US Dollar
  • Internet on board: Internet access is available on board for a fee.



 



 



 

Deck 13 Minigolf/Sundeck

Deck 12 La Bohème

Deck 11 Tosca

Deck 10 Turandot

Deck 9 Norma

Deck 8 La Traviata

Deck 7 Rigoletto

Deck 6 Otello

Deck 5 Aida

Inner BINGO cabin

By booking a BINGO cabin the guest chooses the cabin category (inner, outer or balcony cabin) and MSC Cruises in turn, takes over the allocation of your cabin number. In return, guests can benefit from reduced rates.


Inside Cabin

  • Location: Deck 9
  • Cabin size: 13 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar
  • Some cabins are handicapped accessible

Inside Cabin: Bella I1

  • Location: Deck 7
  • Cabin size: 13 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Included with the Bella booking experience:

  • Comfortable cabins and a large selection of restaurants
  • Buffet restaurant open for 20 hours a day
  • Entertainment at the highest level
  • Spacious pool and sun deck
  • Modern gym and other sports facilities
  • Possibility of cabin choice* (subject to availability)
  • Free choice of table time in the main restaurant (subject to availability)
  • Collecting MSC Club points

Other services for a fee:

  • Breakfast service in your cabin
  • 24 hour room service
  • Access to the exclusive sun deck
  • Cooking and language courses for children

Inside Cabin: Cat. 3

  • Location: Deck 8
  • Cabin size: 13 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Inside Cabin: Cat. 4

  • Location: Deck 9 and 10
  • Cabin size: 13 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Inside Cabin: Cat. 5

  • Location: Deck 10
  • Cabin size: 13 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Inside Cabin: Fantastica I2

  • Location: Decks 8,9 and 10
  • Cabin size: 13 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Included in the Fantastica booking experience is all the benefits of Bella as well as:

  • Choice of cabins in a better position
  • Flexibility in terms of the change of name and date of departure
  • Breakfast in your cabin
  • 24 hour room service
  • Priority reservations in the main restaurant
  • 50% discount on fitness classes such as Yoga
  • Language and cooking classes for children and adolescents

Other services for a fee:

  • Access to the exclusive sun deck

SUPERBINGO Cabin

By booking a SUPER BINGO cabin guests choose their desired departure date and in turn, MSC Cruises choose the cabin category and cabin number. In return, guests can benefit from reduced rates.


Outer BINGO Cabin

By booking a BINGO cabin the guest chooses the cabin category (inner, outer or balcony cabin) and MSC Cruises in turn, takes over the allocation of your cabin number. In return, guests can benefit from reduced rates.


Outside Cabin: Bella O1

  • Location: Decks 7,8 and 9
  • Cabin size: 13 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Some cabins have a limited view
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar
  • Comfortable cabins and a large selection of restaurants
  • Buffet restaurant open for 20 hours a day
  • Entertainment at the highest level
  • Spacious pool and sun deck
  • Modern gym and other sports facilities
  • Possibility of cabin choice* (subject to availability)
  • Free choice of table time in the main restaurant (subject to availability)
  • Collecting MSC Club points

Other services for a fee:

  • Breakfast service in your cabin
  • 24 hour room service
  • Access to the exclusive sun deck
  • Cooking and language courses for children

Outside Cabin: Cat. 7

  • Location: Deck 7
  • Cabin size: 13 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Outside Cabin: Cat. 8

  • Location: Deck 8
  • Cabin size: 13 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Up to two additional fold out beds may be provided
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Some cabins have a limited view
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Outside Cabin: Fantastica O2

  • Location: Decks 8,9 and 10
  • Cabin size: 13 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Some cabins have a limited view
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Included in the Fantastica booking experience is all the benefits of Bella as well as:

  • Choice of cabins in a better position
  • Flexibility in terms of the change of name and date of departure
  • Breakfast in your cabin
  • 24 hour room service
  • Priority reservations in the main restaurant
  • 50% discount on fitness classes such as Yoga
  • Language and cooking classes for children and adolescents

Other services for a fee:

  • Access to the exclusive sun deck

Balcony Cabin: Aurea B3

  • Location: Deck 10
  • Cabin size: 15 to 16 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Some cabins have a limited view
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Included in booking the Aurea experience are alll the benefits of Bella and Fantastica as well as:

  • CHEERS! Beverage Package: selection of drinks with meals in the main restaurants
  • Free access to Thermal suite throughout the cruise
  • Balinese Massage (30 mins)
  • Solarium (10 min)
  • Selection of spa herbal teas
  • Deluxe cabins or suites in a prime location with wellness kit including bathrobes and slippers
  • Free access to the exclusive sun deck
  • Priority check-in and baggage transport on embarkation day

Balcony Cabin: Bella B1

  • Location: Deck 9
  • Cabin size: 15 to 16 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Some cabins have up to two additional folding beds
  • Balcony with beautiful sea view
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Included with the Bella booking experience:

  • Comfortable cabins and a large selection of restaurants
  • Buffet restaurant open for 20 hours a day
  • Entertainment at the highest level
  • Spacious pool and sun deck
  • Modern gym and other sports facilities
  • Possibility of cabin choice* (subject to availability)
  • Free choice of table time in the main restaurant (subject to availability)
  • Collecting MSC Club points

Other services for a fee:

  • Breakfast service in your cabin
  • 24 hour room service
  • Access to the exclusive sun deck
  • Cooking and language courses for children

Balcony Cabin: Fantastica B2

  • Location: Decks 8,9 and 10
  • Cabin size: 15 to 16 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Up to two additional fold out beds may be provided
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  • Balcony with beautiful sea view
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Included in the Fantastica booking experience is all the benefits of Bella as well as:

  • Choice of cabins in a better position
  • Flexibility in terms of the change of name and date of departure
  • Breakfast in your cabin
  • 24 hour room service
  • Priority reservations in the main restaurant
  • 50% discount on fitness classes such as Yoga
  • Language and cooking classes for children and adolescents

Other services for a fee:

  • Access to the exclusive sun deck

BINGO Balcony cabin

By booking a BINGO cabin the guest chooses the cabin category (inner, outer or balcony cabin) and MSC Cruises in turn, takes over the allocation of your cabin number. In return, guests can benefit from reduced rates.


Suite: Aurea Suite S3

  • Location: Deck 12
  • Cabin size: 27 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Additional sofa bed
  • Balcony with beautiful sea view
  • Bathroom with Shower, Bathtub and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Included in booking the Aurea experience are alll the benefits of Bella and Fantastica as well as:

  • CHEERS! Beverage Package: selection of drinks with meals in the main restaurants
  • Free access to Thermal suite throughout the cruise
  • Balinese Massage (30 mins)
  • Solarium (10 min)
  • Selection of spa herbal teas
  • Deluxe cabins or suites in a prime location with wellness kit including bathrobes and slippers
  • Free access to the exclusive sun deck
  • Priority check-in and baggage transport on embarkation day

Suite: Suite with Balcony: Cat. 11

  • Location: Deck 12
  • Cabin size: 23 m²
  • Beds: Two single beds that can be converted into a Queen size bed upon request
  • Additional sofa bed
  • Balcony with beautiful sea view
  • Bathroom with Shower and WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Television, radio, telephone, and safe
  • Minibar

Services

The following services are included in your package:
  • A cruise from Cape Town to Southampton (London) on board the MSC Opera
  • Accommodation in the cabin category you booked
  • Full board, i.e. Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, snacks, dinner and a midnight buffet
  • Various sports available and usage of spa
  • Entertainment
  • Childcare with qualified staff

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