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Africa-South Africa

Ship: Norwegian Dawn  
Departure: Wednesday, March 20, 2024
Nights: 21 nights
Departs: Cape Town
Returns: Barcelona
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  • Itinerary

    Africa-South Africa

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Wednesday, March 20, 2024 Cape Town, South Africa Embark 7:00 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 Thursday, March 21, 2024 At Sea
    3 Friday, March 22, 2024 Walvis Bay, Namibia 9:00 AM 8:00 PM
    View of Walvis Bay, Namibia

    Walvis Bay, Namibia, lies on the Atlantic coast where the desert dramatically meets the sea, and has long been a haven for sea vessels because of its natural deepwater harbour protected by the Pelican Point sand spit. This is the only harbour along the 1350km Namibian coast, hence important historically to vessels rounding the Cape of Good Hope, discovered in 1485. Variously coming under British, German and South African control, The Republic of Namibia became independent in 1990, and Walvis Bay came under its control in 1994. Read more about Walvis Bay, Namibia

    4 Saturday, March 23, 2024 At Sea
    5 Sunday, March 24, 2024 At Sea
    6 Monday, March 25, 2024 Luanda, Nigeria 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Luanda, Nigeria

    Luanda, the capital and largest city of Angola, lies on the Atlantic coast. Its Portuguese-speaking urban population of 6 million is a major port, industrial and cultural centre. After 2002, with the end of the 27-year civil war, and strong economic growth from wealth provided by increasing oil and diamond production, major reconstruction began. Read more about Luanda, Nigeria

    7 Tuesday, March 26, 2024 At Sea
    8 Wednesday, March 27, 2024 São Tomé , Sao Tome and Principe 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of São Tomé , Sao Tome and Principe

    São Tomé (Portuguese: “Saint Thomas”) is a port on the island of the same name, one of two that constitute the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, a small island nation in the Gulf of Guinea, off the western equatorial coast of Africa. In Africa’s second smallest country, this capital city is by far that nation's largest town, tranquil and pleasant with a relaxed, Portuguese-Creole atmosphere. After sundown it is dark with no street lights, so it's a good idea to try and cram as much activity into the day as possible. Read more about São Tomé , Sao Tome and Principe

    9 Thursday, March 28, 2024 At Sea
    10 Friday, March 29, 2024 Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

    Abidjan is the biggest and most important city of Cote d’Ivoire, and has historically been the economic power base of the region. The city stands in Ebrie Lagoon, on several converging peninsulas and islands, connected by bridges, facing south to the Gulf of Guinea. It boasts a large selection of restaurants, as well as a range of fascinating places to visit. Read more about Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

    11 Saturday, March 30, 2024 At Sea
    12 Sunday, March 31, 2024 At Sea
    13 Monday, April 1, 2024 Banjul, Gambia 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Banjul, Gambia

    Banjul, the capital of Gambia, is a seaport town located on St Mary’s Island where the Gambia River enters the ocean. The island is connected to the mainland to the west and the rest of Greater Banjul Area via bridges. There are also ferries linking Banjul to the mainland at the other side of the river. Read more about Banjul, Gambia

    14 Tuesday, April 2, 2024 Dakar, Senegal 7:00 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Dakar, Senegal

    Dakar, the western-most city on the African mainland, is a very French capital and the largest city of Senegal. A feverish city that brims with life, together with its beautiful tree-lined boulevards, results in it having the most European atmosphere of any city on the continent. To get an excellent view of the city visit Les Mamelles Lighthouse that was built in 1864 and located on a small volcanic hill. Read more about Dakar, Senegal

    15 Wednesday, April 3, 2024 At Sea
    16 Thursday, April 4, 2024 At Sea
    17 Friday, April 5, 2024 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain 8:00 AM 10:00 PM
    View of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

    Santa Cruz de Tenerife (commonly known as Santa Cruz) is the capital the Autonomous Community of the Canary Islands. The port is of great importance and is the communications hub between Europe, Africa, and the Americas, with cruise ships arriving from many nations. Not surprisingly, the city has a real cosmopolitan mix due to immigrants from Latin America, Africa and Western Europe. Read more about Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

    18 Saturday, April 6, 2024 Lanzarote, Spain 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Lanzarote, Spain

    Lanzarote, the easternmost of the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean, lies about 125 km off the African coast. Due to its mild, dry climate it is regarded as a perfect year-round destination. Lack of erosion means that the volcanic landscape appears much as it did just after past eruptions. Read more about Lanzarote, Spain

    19 Sunday, April 7, 2024 At Sea
    20 Monday, April 8, 2024 Motril, Spain 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Motril, Spain

    Motril, nestling at the foothills of the Sierra Lujar mountains, lies at the heart of the Costa Tropical in Spain It is an ideal base for exploring the many delights of the Andalucian coastline and hinterland. With warm winters and long hot summers, it is a magnet for both Spanish and foreign visitors. Numerous beaches, such as the Calahonda beach with its pretty setting serviced by beach bars, are delightful and always enjoyed by visitors. Read more about Motril, Spain

    21 Tuesday, April 9, 2024 Alicante, Spain 7:00 AM 3:00 PM
    View of Alicante, Spain

    Alicante lies on the east coast of Spain and is Valencia region's second-largest city. Famous for its excellent weather and its long stretches of sandy beaches such as San Juan, thousands visit each year. Its most notable feature is undoubtedly the Castle of Santa Barbara situated on Mount Benacantil that dominates the city. Read more about Alicante, Spain

    22 Wednesday, April 10, 2024 Barcelona, Spain 7:00 AM Disembark
    View of Barcelona, Spain

    Barcelona, located in Catalonia Spain, is Europe's largest metropolis on the Mediterranean coast, and one of the world’s major global cities. Today, Barcelona balances itself on the cutting edge of architecture, intellectual life, and style. Indeed Barcelona won the 1999 RIBA Royal Gold Medal for its architecture, the first time that the winner has been a city, and not an individual architect. Read more about Barcelona, Spain

  • 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
    • Holds 4
    • Holds 5
    • Holds 6
    • Holds 8
    • Elevator
    • Inside Corridors
    • PrivaSea
    • Two non-combinable beds
    • Restrooms
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  • Africa-South Africa

    Cruiseline: Norwegian Cruise Line Ship: Norwegian Dawn Departure: Wednesday, March 20, 2024 Nights: 21 nights Departs: Cape Town Returns: Barcelona

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