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Africa-South Africa

Ship: Norwegian Dawn   
Departure: Friday, January 17, 2025
Nights: 12 nights
Departs: Cape Town
Returns: Port Louis
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  • Itinerary

    Africa-South Africa

    Ports of call

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    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Friday, January 17, 2025 Cape Town, South Africa Embark 5:00 PM
    View of Cape Town, South Africa

    Located on the shore of Table Bay, Cape Town was the first European settlement in South Africa, and today is one of the most multicultural cities in the world. Pristine beaches, sheltered bays and secluded coves encircle the majestic might of Table Mountain, a World Heritage Site and home to some 8,500 species of flowers. Be sure to get to the top of the mountain by taking the Table Mountain Cableway and absorb the fascinating views. Read more about Cape Town, South Africa

    2 Sunday, January 19, 2025 Mossel Bay, South Africa 8:00 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Mossel Bay, South Africa

    Mossel Bay is a small harbour town situated on the Southern Cape, or Garden Route, of South Africa. It has, over the years, developed into a town of unhurried hospitality, complementing the natural beauty and rich cultural history of the area. It was here that the first modern Europeans set foot on southern African shores, so most visitors visit the Da Gama Museum Complex - in the town centre - where this event is commemorated. Read more about Mossel Bay, South Africa

    3 Monday, January 20, 2025 Port Elizabeth, South Africa 6:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Port Elizabeth, South Africa

    Port Elizabeth - or PE as it is fondly known - is South Africa's fifth largest city and is located on the Indian Ocean coast half-way between Cape Town and Durban. Also known as the Friendly City and the Windy City, it tends to live up to both names. The long stretches of white beach and its historical significance make PE a vibrant city, with shopping, flea markets, great restaurants and other entertainment on offer. Read more about Port Elizabeth, South Africa

    4 Tuesday, January 21, 2025 Richards Bay, South Africa 6:00 PM 6:00 PM
    View of Richards Bay, South Africa

    Richards Bay is a city encompassing one of South Africa's largest harbours, a 30 square kilometre lagoon of the Mhlatuze River, on the northern coast of KwaZulu-Natal. The deep water harbour has the largest coal export facility in the world as well as large-scale mineral and chemical exports. Tourism is a major industry, with the ocean beach a very popular kite-surfing destination, and a multitude of first class game reserves are within several hours' drive from Richards Bay. Read more about Richards Bay, South Africa

    5 Thursday, January 23, 2025 Maputo, Mozambique 9:30 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Maputo, Mozambique

    Maputo, a port city on the Indian Ocean, is the capital and largest city of Mozambique. The centre of many cultures - the Bantu and Portuguese cultures dominate, but the influence of Arab, Indian, and Chinese cultures is also felt - it is often referred to as ‘The Land of Smiles’. It has some beautiful beaches such as Catembe and Ponta d'Ouro, and is also home to a plethora of landmarks. Read more about Maputo, Mozambique

    6 Friday, January 24, 2025 At Sea
    7 Thursday, January 23, 2025 At Sea
    8 Friday, January 24, 2025 At Sea
    9 Saturday, January 25, 2025 Fort Dauphin, Madagascar 11:00 AM 8:00 PM
    View of Fort Dauphin, Madagascar

    The first French settlement of Madagascar, Fort Dauphin (since 1975 Tôlanaro or Taolagnaro) is surrounded by the Indian Ocean on three sides - is located on one of the island’s most beautiful stretches of coast. The newly built Port d’Ehoala provides easy access to the colonial town that is the gateway to a whole host of great excursions and activities. Locally known as the ‘place of dreams’, its lush setting with clear waters and green mountains will hold particular appeal for nature-lovers. Read more about Fort Dauphin, Madagascar

    8 Sunday, January 26, 2025 At Sea
    9 Monday, January 27, 2025 Pointe des Galets, Réunion 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Pointe des Galets, Réunion

    Pointe des Galets is the principal port of Réunion island, a French island located in the Indian Ocean 680km east of Madagascar, and about 170km SW of Mauritius. Two thirds of the island’s western side is covered by mountain ranges. The 3,069m Piton des Neiges (Snow Peak) is the highest point. Read more about Pointe des Galets, Réunion

    10 Tuesday, January 28, 2025 Port Louis, Mauritius 8:00 AM Disembark
    View of Port Louis, Mauritius

    Port Louis is the capital of Mauritius, located on the NW coast of the island. The very large city is dominated by the Citadel from which almost the whole city can be observed, and it is surrounded by a range of mountains. The city as a whole is a place of interest, but of special attraction is the famous China Town, where many still dress in national clothing. Read more about Port Louis, Mauritius

  • Ship

    Norwegian Dawn Overview

    Norwegian Dawn

    Sailing since 2002 and refurbished in 2016, at 91,740 GT and carrying 2,476 passengers, she was the first of the Norwegian Cruise Line to display their distinctive hull art – this makes it vary easy to pick out in a harbour full of ships. The vessel promotes a relaxing life-style, with open any-time dining, unpretentious guests, even easy disembarkation.

  • Cabins

    Norwegian Dawn Cabins



    Suite on the Norwegian Dawn Suite on the Norwegian Dawn

    Cabin Types

    S1, S2, S3, SB, S4, S6, SM, SN, SP, MA, MB, MX

    Average Cabin Size – 65.2 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 72.2 m2

    Norwegian Dawn Garden Villas accommodate up to seven guests. With three bedrooms, each with a king- or queen-size bed and luxury bath and shower, you have plenty of space to revel in. Also includes a living room, dining room as well as a private garden with hot tub, outdoor dining area and terrace to enjoy the beautiful view from. Includes butler and concierge service. Accommodates: 7 Total Approx. Size: 6694 sq. ft. Balcony Size: 4455 sq. ft.



    Balcony on the Norwegian Dawn Balcony on the Norwegian Dawn

    Cabin Types

    B1, BA, BF, BX

    Average Cabin Size – 15.3 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 3.4 m2

    With room for up to three guests, these staterooms have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and a single sofa bed to accommodate one more. Along with a sitting area, floor-to-ceiling glass doors and an aft-facing private balcony with a spectacular view. Accommodates: 3 Total Approx. Size: 203-302 sq. ft. Balcony Size: 37-136 sq. ft.



    Oceanview on the Norwegian Dawn Oceanview on the Norwegian Dawn

    Cabin Types

    O4, OA, OF, OK, OX

    Average Cabin Size – 14.8 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Perfect for the whole family, these staterooms can accommodate up to four guests. They include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate up to two more guests, as well as a big picture window for you to admire the view from. Total Approx. Size: 159 sq. ft.



    Inside on the Norwegian Dawn Inside on the Norwegian Dawn

    Cabin Types

    I4, IA, IB, IF, IX

    Average Cabin Size – 13.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Great for up to four guests, these staterooms feature two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate up to two more guests. Total Approx. Size: 142-276 sq. ft.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Norwegian Dawn


    • Stateroom with facilities for persons with disabilities
    • Hearing Impaired
    • Connecting Staterooms
    • King Bed
    • Queen Bed
    • Double Bed
    • Holds 3
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    • Holds 5
    • Holds 6
    • Holds 8
    • Elevator
    • Inside Corridors
    • PrivaSea
    • Two non-combinable beds
    • Restrooms
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