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 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 R1,207 per person), Miscellaneous entertainment fee of R1,200 per person & as well as currency adjustments. Subject to availability. Prices are quoted in South African Rands.
• 3 Nights accommodation, MSC Ochestra 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:
- Ice, cold water; hot water; American coffee by dispenser; concentrated juices; instant coffee; decaffeinated coffee; tea; milk.
• 1 Day stop-over in Portuguese Island
• Onboard nightly 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
The Gospel Cruise | 3 nights | Durban to Portuguese Island (Mozambique) and back
The Gospel Cruise is back for the 5th year running and it's going to be another unbelievable experience! The 2021 cruise promises to be a memorable spiritual journey. On this theme cruise it is all about inspirational music and definitely not to be missed by gospel music lovers.
Enjoy 3 nights of quality entertainment, uplifting music, inspirational conversations, and church services with spiritual leaders, fellow believers, family, and friends while sailing across the Indian Ocean on a lavish journey to the breath-taking Portuguese Island.
Come and enjoy an inspirational weekend away with your family and friends and SA’s Top Gospel Artists on the Bigger and Better cruise ship, the MSC Orchestra, first time to hit South African shores.
The ship departs from South Africa, Durban harbour on Friday the 19th of February 2021 and cruises to Portuguese Island in Mozambique. It then makes its way back to Durban arriving on Friday the 22nd of February 2021. Along the way enjoy a day on the beach, filled with activities and a theme cruise that promises to be one you won’t easily forget.
Entertainment Line-up: To be advise
NB! This cruise has limited availability, is in highly demand and books out very quickly. Book now to avoid disappointment.
|1||Fri Feb 19||Durban, South Africa||-||15:00|
|2||Sat Feb 20||Portuguese Island, Mozambique||08:00||-|
|3||Sun Feb 21||Portuguese Island, Mozambique||-||07:00|
|4||Mon Feb 22||Durban, South Africa||06:00||-|
|*Information subject to change as a consequence of final berth or anchorage effective availability|
On Board | Combining spacious, elegant interiors with the variety for which our Musica Class is renowned, MSC Orchestra promises your dream cruise includes spacious staterooms and suites; superb Body and Mind Spa, with pampering Turkish baths, saunas and a myriad of magical massages. Active types have a Sports Centre with Gym, 5 stunning pools and even a jogging track. MSC Orchestra also takes you on an exciting culinary journey, ranging from the Shanghai Chinese Restaurant with authentic Dim Sum specialties to the Four Seasons gourmet Italian dining experience and La Piazzetta, where you can discover the finest pizza outside Naples.The designer venues on this ecological ship make every moment a special occasion, whether dancing to the live music in the leopard-style Savannah Bar, tempting lady luck in the Palm Beach Casino or catching a spectacular show in the equally spectacular Covent Garden Theatre. Kids can go wild to their heart’s content in the Jungle Adventure playroom, while teens get their own Teen’s Club. Whatever your age and dreams, you can be sure they’ll come true for you, your friends and family on a cruise like no other with MSC Orchestra.
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.
Tel: +27 (0) 21 794 1619
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.
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 (R1,207 per child 13-17yrs and R940 per child 2-12yrs) . This offer is subject to the availability of 4 berth cabins. Also applicable with 2 children under 5 years in Balcony Suites.
CHANGES IN THE CRUISE, TRAVEL ROUTE OR PORTS:
1 The Cruise Ship is scheduled to travel the route (“Travel Route”) and stop at the ports of call (“Ports”) specified in the Cruise Booking which you have booked.
2 The Cruise and Travel Route shall be deemed to have commenced when you have boarded the Cruise Ship at the scheduled or substituted embarkation port, have cleared customs and immigration and have passed through the reception formalities to board the ship, notwithstanding when ocean navigation from the port commences. The Cruise and Travel Route shall be deemed to have been completed when you disembark at the final port of destination.
3 In the case of a repositioning or other international non-coastal voyage or cruise, or in the event of a package or multi-modal inclusive travel booking, then the Cruise Travel Route shall be deemed to have commenced when you have cleared through passport control and entered the international departure area in the country of your domicile or the departure point for your pre-cruise travel arrangements if covered in your booking, for the commencement of international travel by air, train or other means of conveyance in a multi-modal package booking.
4 The operation of the Cruise Ship is affected by weather and sea conditions, mechanical problems, duty to assist ships in distress, instructions of the Port and other authorities relating to departure and/or arrival and/or stoppages, the availability of Port facilities, and other factors which may be beyond MSC’s control. MSC cannot accept liability or pay compensation where performance (prompt or otherwise) of this agreement is prevented or affected by factors beyond MSC’s control.
5 For these reasons set out in clause 17.4, the date and/ or time at which the Cruise Ship is scheduled to sail and land are approximate only and may be delayed and subject to change.
6 MSC does not guarantee that the Cruise Ship will be able to depart the port of embarkation on or at the scheduled date or time, or at all; and/or call or stop at the Ports at which it is scheduled to call or stop; and/or that you will be able to go ashore on a planned shore excursion during the scheduled Travel Route; and/or that the Cruise Ship will travel along the scheduled Travel Route. MSC may change the Travel Route and/or Ports at which the Cruise Ship calls or stops if the master of the Cruise Ship (“the Master”) considers it necessary to do so for any of the reasons set out above.
7 If for any reason, the Cruise Ship is unable to sail the Travel Route, MSC may transfer you to another ship or to any other mode of transport bound for the destination of your Cruise. 17.8 If the Port from which you are scheduled to board the Cruise Ship is changed by MSC, MSC will at its cost arrange for you to be transported to the Port at which you are required to board the Cruise Ship.