Grand Africa

Europe-Transatlantic-Middle East-Americas-Mediterranean-Africa

What's included

Outside from: $26693*
Suite from: $40710*
*Indicative pricing only.
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Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Fort Lauderdale There is an abundance of things to see and do in the Ft. Lauderdale area: visit the newly redesigned Ft. Lauderdale Beach and cafes, stroll the historic Riverwalk, shop the luxurious stores on Las Olas Boulevard or adventure to the Everglades for an intriguing air boat excursion.
  • Day 2 - At Sea
  • Day 3 - At Sea
  • Day 4 - At Sea
  • Day 5 - At Sea
  • Day 6 - At Sea
  • Day 7 - At Sea
  • Day 8 - At Sea
  • Day 9 - Funchal, Madeira Glide down a mountainside in a giant wicker sleigh; sip a glass of Madeira wine; browse the shops for lace and colorful flowers. Funchal is anything but ordinary.
  • Day 10 - Arrecife UNESCO has declared Lanzarote a World Biosphere Reserve. Here, fields of melons and grapes contrast with the bleak volcanic expanses of the Parque Nacional de Timanfaya. Sample shore excursion: Isle of Fire Mountains & Camel Rides.
  • Day 11 - Agadir From the seaside town of Agadir, you can tour to Taroudant, located at the foot of the Atlas Mountains. Behind this fortified city's crenellated walls, take time to prowl the lively souks for Berber carpets and heavy silver jewelry.
  • Day 12 - Casablanca From the city of Bogart and Bergman, tour to Rabat, Morocco's serene capital, and to Marrakech, city of souks, storytellers, snake charmers and the famed Koutoubia Minaret. Sample shore excursions: Magical Marrakech; The Imperial City of Rabat.
  • Day 13 - At Sea
  • Day 14 - At Sea
  • Day 15 - La Goulette Stroll Tunis' spirited medina where close-packed souks offer silver, perfumes, spices, carpets and other treasures at fire sale prices. Sharpen your haggling skills here—it's anticipated! At the edge of the Sahara, the Phoenician city at Carthage now lies in windswept ruins, but once was the glorious rival of Rome.
  • Day 16 - Valletta Thick sandstone walls fortify Valletta, holding within its stone streets and glorious architecture. It fees like a travesty, walking over the detailed inlaid marble floors of the the cathedrals, but they are there to be seen and appreciated. The Silent City is Mdina, on the far side of the island, where no cars are permitted to disrupt the serene streets. Keep an eye out for the legendary, aged yellow buses of Malta which appear to be on their last legs, but are in fact a revered and flawlessly maintained piece of Maltese heritage.
  • Day 17 - At Sea
  • Day 18 - At Sea
  • Day 19 - Exit Suez Canal at Suez
  • Day 19 - Enter Suez Canal at Port Said
  • Day 19 - Transit Suez Canal
  • Day 20 - At Sea
  • Day 21 - Aqaba (for Petra) As Jordan's only seaport, Aqaba is your gateway to Petra, and as also known as a diving and beach resort. Historically rich and culturally vibrant, Aqaba is also known for the battle led there by Lawrence of Arabia against the Ottoman Turks during the First World War.
  • Day 22 - Aqaba (for Petra) As Jordan's only seaport, Aqaba is your gateway to Petra, and as also known as a diving and beach resort. Historically rich and culturally vibrant, Aqaba is also known for the battle led there by Lawrence of Arabia against the Ottoman Turks during the First World War.
  • Day 23 - At Sea
  • Day 24 - At Sea
  • Day 25 - At Sea
  • Day 26 - At Sea
  • Day 27 - Salalah
  • Day 28 - At Sea
  • Day 29 - At Sea
  • Day 30 - At Sea
  • Day 31 - Crossing the Equator
  • Day 32 - Victoria A touch of England awaits: afternoon tea, double-decker buses, the famed Butchart Gardens - a brilliant tapestry of color spread across 50 blooming acres. Sample shore excursions: A Taste of Victoria: City Lights with Wine & Chocolate; Ale Trail & Pub Tour.
  • Day 33 - Victoria A touch of England awaits: afternoon tea, double-decker buses, the famed Butchart Gardens - a brilliant tapestry of color spread across 50 blooming acres. Sample shore excursions: A Taste of Victoria: City Lights with Wine & Chocolate; Ale Trail & Pub Tour.
  • Day 34 - At Sea
  • Day 35 - At Sea
  • Day 36 - Mombasa
  • Day 37 - Mombasa
  • Day 38 - Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Day 39 - At Sea
  • Day 40 - Mamoudzou
  • Day 41 - Andoany (Hell-Ville), Nosy-Be, Madagascar
  • Day 42 - At Sea
  • Day 43 - At Sea
  • Day 44 - Maputo
  • Day 45 - Richards Bay
  • Day 46 - At Sea
  • Day 47 - At Sea
  • Day 48 - Cape Town
  • Day 49 - Cape Town
  • Day 50 - At Sea
  • Day 51 - Luderitz
  • Day 52 - Walvis Bay
  • Day 53 - At Sea
  • Day 54 - At Sea
  • Day 55 - Luanda
  • Day 56 - At Sea
  • Day 57 - Crossing the Equator
  • Day 58 - At Sea
  • Day 59 - Takoradi, Ghana
  • Day 60 - Abidjan, Ivory Coast
  • Day 61 - At Sea
  • Day 62 - At Sea
  • Day 63 - Banjul A beautiful characteristic of Banjul and Gambia is the extraordinary amount of color unabashedly on display—in the fabric of a headdress, the paint on a fishing boat, the skins of the exotic fruits on a marketplace stall and in the clothing of young children.
  • Day 64 - Dakar Tropical Dakar boasts shaded, café-lined streets, exotic markets and tapestries as only the Senegalese can fashion. Nearby: Ile de Goree, site of the infamous La Maison de Esclaves (Slave House). Sample shore excursion: The Pink Lake of Retba.
  • Day 65 - At Sea
  • Day 66 - Mindelo, Sao Vicente Nearly 400 miles off the coast of Africa, lies a handful of islands known as Cape Verde. The islands of Cape Verde range from steep and rocky, to flat and sandy. Enjoy harbor-side bars and shops of Mindelo. Although traces of the Portuguese culture are woven throughout, Mindelo's unique atmosphere is all its own
  • Day 67 - At Sea
  • Day 68 - At Sea
  • Day 69 - At Sea
  • Day 70 - At Sea
  • Day 71 - At Sea
  • Day 72 - San Juan Massive El Morro Fortress guards Old San Juan, while the benevolent Indian spirit Yuquiyu keeps watch over the entire island from the highest peak in the rain forest. By night there are roulette wheels to spin and fiery flamenco shows to catch. Sample shore excursions: Old San Juan Historic Walking Tour; El Yunque Rain Forest Drive; World Heritage Fortress & Art Museum.
  • Day 73 - At Sea
  • Day 74 - At Sea
  • Day 75 - Fort Lauderdale There is an abundance of things to see and do in the Ft. Lauderdale area: visit the newly redesigned Ft. Lauderdale Beach and cafes, stroll the historic Riverwalk, shop the luxurious stores on Las Olas Boulevard or adventure to the Everglades for an intriguing air boat excursion.
** Itinerary may vary by sailing date.

Onboard experience

The third Holland America Line vessel to bear the name Amsterdam, this elegant, mid-sized ship features a three-story atrium graced by a stunning astrolabe. While on board, enjoy America’s Test Kitchen cooking shows and hands-on workshops. Thrill to our exclusive BBC Earth Experiences presentations and activities. Rejuvenate at the Greenhouse Spa & Salon. Work out at our Fitness Center. And savor our delectable array of specialty restaurants.

Facilities

Relaxation: Whirlpool, Sauna, Swimming Pool, Massage, Thermal Suite, Lido Pool, Beauty Salon, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, Facial Treatments, The Oasis, Hot Stone Therapy
Recreational: Library, Club HAL, The Loft, The Loft and The Oasis
Other: Boutique, Shops, Laundry Service, Shore Excursion Office, Atrium, Reception, Photo Shop, Art Gallery, Photo Gallery, Future Cruise Sales, Culinary Arts Center, Concierge
Fitness: Fitness Center, Tennis Court, Basketball, Aerobics
Food and Drink: Lido Bar, Canaletto Restaurant, The Verandah, Pinnacle Grill, Explorations Cafe, Lido Casual Restaurant, Terrace Grill, Explorers' Lounge, La Fontaine Dining Room, Sports Bar, Atrium Bar, Coffee shop, Wine bar, The Gourmet Restaurant
Entertainment: Theatre, Neptune Lounge, Explorers Lounge, Crow's Nest, Rembrandt Show Lounge, Queen's Show Lounge
Technology: Internet Cafe, Photo Shop

Deck layout

Dolphin
Lido
Lower Promenade
Main
Navigation
Promenade
Sky
Sports
Upper Promenade
Verandah

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