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The price listed was correct at the time of publishing on this website, however may change without prior notice. Only the pricing given to you by your consultant should be considered the final correct pricing applicable to your booking.

The above COST IS PER PERSON PRICE based on 2 adults sharing a cabin. Your cruise fare includes accommodation, all meals, snacks and activities onboard. Single supplement applies.

EXCLUDED Port & Baggage Fees, Mandatory Insurance and Service Fees (Standard charges at R1,005 per person), Miscellaneous entertainment fee of R1,500 per person & as well as currency adjustments. Subject to availability. Prices are quoted in South African Rands.

• 3 Nights accommodation, MSC Sinfonia Luxury Cruise Liner
• Inside cabin with 2 single beds that can be converted into double bed (on request)
• All meals, snacks and activities
• The following drinks at the buffet restaurants only:
- Breakfast: Coffee, tea, juices; water dispensers available
- Tea Time: Free tea, coffee, water dispenser available
- Lunch Buffet: Free water dispensers available
• 1 Day stop-over in Portuguese Island – a day at the beach
• Nightly entertainment
• On board entertainment - programme to be advised

• Any International & local flight/s
• Transfers to the ship
• Anything of a personal nature i.e. telephone calls, laundry, etc
• Any services, tours, meals and drinks not mentioned above
• Shore excursions
• Any items not mentioned above

Please note that all prices are subject to currency fluctuations, MSC Cruise dynamic pricing policy, fuel surcharges and may change without notice unless paid in full.

MSC Cruises Schedule 2017/18 Season

The Journey Cruise with SABC 3 to Portuguese Island (23 - 26 Feb 2018)

The ship departs from South Africa, Durban harbour on Friday the 23rd of February 2018 and cruises to Portuguese Island in Mozambique. It then makes its way back to Durban arriving on Monday the 26th of February 2018. The Journey Cruise is an inspirational weekend away staged on the luxury MSC Sinfonia cruise ship, which will offer like-minded individuals a self-discovery and enrichment opportunity to renew their sense of motivation and develop personal and professional insight while sailing across the Indian Ocean from Durban to Portuguese Island back to Durban.

This is an opportunity for you to come and engage in thought-provoking conversations with some of South Africa’s eminent visionaries, innovators, leaders and influential celebrity personalities from all walks of life, in various industries including Business, Politics, Finance, Sport, Entertainment, the Arts and more.

It is very excited to announce that SABC3's talent from the vibrant, popular shows such as, Trending SA and Real Talk with Anele will be on the ship steering the talks and interviewing guests giving you the opportunity to engage with them on a one-on-one. The sessions promises intellectually stimulating, entertaining topical discussions and talk sessions with SA's most prominent and influential personalities.

Vusi Thembekwayo a young business mogul and one of the most sought after professional public speakers in South Africa, will also join The Journey Cruise. He is a globally renowned revolutionary catalyst for change in business with expertise in sales, strategy and leadership. Vusi has had prominent features on various SABC3 shows such as Real Talk with Anele, Trending SA, Mancave SA and Expresso. We are incredibly excited to have the ‘Rockstar of Public Speaking’ on board for The Journey Cruise 2018. 

Enjoy a luxury cruise ship that will surprise you, offering you an extensive range of on-board facilities in a contemporary environment. MSC Sinfonia certainly lives up to her name - classic, grand, opulent - and really is a luxury cruise ship with something to sing about! A true sense of grandeur and spaciousness prevails on the Sinfonia, one of MSC Cruises’ most welcoming cruise ships.

Come and cruise with MSC Cruises - at the very best time to sail as the seas are calm and the weather sunny, ensuring the best possible setting for the best possible experience.

1Fri, 23 FebDurban....14:00
2Sat, 24 FebPortuguese Island [Overnight]09:00....
3Sun, 25 FebPortuguese Island....07:00
4Mon, 26 FebDurban07:00....
*Information subject to change as a consequence of final berth or anchorage effective availability


 Cabin (view our photo gallery)

Inside cabin plan

Inside cabin


Cabins have the following amenities: 2 single beds that can be converted into a double bed (on request), spacious wardrobe, bathroom with shower, interactive TV, telephone, Internet connection (payable), mini bar, safe, air-conditioning.

Further facilities and activities on the ship include:

  • Quality time at the pool
  • Teatro San Carlo – 5 star theatre production and shows – all included in the costs
  • Jogging track, shuffleboard and mini-golf facilities
  • Gymnasium
  • Beauty salon
  • Hairdresser
  • Karaoke
  • Spa facilities
  • A solarium
  • San Remo Casino

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Tel: +27 (0) 21 794 1619

Cancellation Policy

Once the booking has been made, you will have 48 hours to make a non-refundable R 3,500 per cabin deposit. Booking balance will be due 80 days prior to departure. For bookings where we are already within 80 days prior to departure, full payment will be required within 48 hours. 

Cancellation penalties: Deposit 100% non-refundable / 79-60 days prior to sailing 50% of cruise fare / Less than 60 days before sailing 100% of the cruise fare.

Children policy

Up to 2 children under 18 sharing a cabin with their parents or responsible adults, cruise free but only pay for the applicable Port, Baggage and Service charges (R945 per child 13-17yrs and R771 per child 2-12yrs) . This offer is subject to the availability of 4 berth cabins. Also applicable with 2 children under 12 years in Balcony Suites.