Great local cruises to end 2018 in style

11 October 2018

December is just around the corner, so now is the perfect time to plan for that relaxing end-of-year cruise you’ve been dreaming about all year. Choose from a range of special cruise packages from Flight Centre.

Cruise to nowhere

Set sail from sunny Durban aboard MSC Musica. This 2-night cruise to nowhere is your opportunity to enjoy the complete cruising experience without having to plan your itinerary or worry about a thing. Dine on a delicious selection of Italian, Mediterranean and international cuisine. Then head out to one of the ship’s many entertainment venues, including live music at the Crystal Lounge, cocktails at the Blue Velvet Bar, spectacular performances at the La Scala Theatre and many more. Next, treat yourself to a soothing massage at the on-board spa. Going nowhere has never been more exciting!


Discover the little-known island paradise of Pomene on a 4-night cruise aboard MSC Musica. Possibly the most pristine destination in Mozambique, this remote peninsula is the perfect spot for a truly exclusive cruise. Picture translucent water, ivory sands and palm-fringed beaches. Relax in the shade of a thatched umbrella with a colourful cocktail in hand. Venture out on an ocean safari to discover the rich marine life beneath the waves. Take an exciting tour through the lush mangrove forest. Or explore the island’s fascinating ruins. It’s relaxation and adventure in a single, unforgettable cruise.

Portuguese Island

Tiny Portuguese Island floats serenely between the coast of Africa and the Indian Ocean. Just 6km long, this quiet island offers endlessly sunny days, warm azure water and long stretches of silky beach sand perfect for a sunset stroll. Sip on some Tipo Tinto (the local island rum) or take part in a game of beach volley ball. The main island of Inhaca is just moments away, with a number of lively bars, restaurants and landmarks to explore. Indulge in 3 nights of island bliss aboard MSC Musica.

New Year in the Indian Ocean

Spend the New Year at sea aboard MSC Musica. This magical 11-night cruise will take you on an unforgettable tour of two beautiful Indian Ocean islands. Sail from Durban to Port Louis, the cosmopolitan capital of Mauritius. Step ashore and be immersed in colourful culture, historical wonders and lively markets. Next, head to spectacular Reunion Island renowned for its dramatic volcanic peaks and verdant tropical forests. Drop anchor at Pointe des Galets, then head out for an unforgettable day of relaxation and high-energy outdoor activities. There’s no better way to kick off 2019!

Make 2018 a year to remember. Book your affordable cruise holiday here!