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Oceania Cruises' Riviera charts new Africa/Asia routes

The three new itineraries will be operated by Riviera
Oceania Cruises' Riviera will explore Africa and Asia at the end of 2024 and into 2025 on three new itineraries.

They range from 27 to 59 days, traveling from Europe across Africa and Asia.

59-day grand voyage

The 59-day grand voyage has Riviera sailing from Barcelona and to the Canary Islands before heading down the western coast of Africa with days at sea punctuating calls at Senegal, Gambia, Ghana and an overnight stay in Walvis Bay, Namibia.

Riviera will also overnight at Cape Town, the journey’s most southern point, before heading up the eastern coast via Madagascar. An overnight call at Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania follows before and the ship crosses to the Seychelles, Maldives, Thailand and Malaysia. The cruise ends with an overnight stay in Singapore.

'A Tale of Five Seas' embarks Nov. 14, 2024 and ends Jan. 12, 2025.

Or two segments

The cruise also is available in two segments: 'West African Rhythms,' 27 days from Barcelona to Cape Town, arriving Dec.11, 2024, and 'Colonial Crowns,' 32 days from Cape Town to Singapore.

Oceania Cruises’ 'simply MORE' offering includes a shore excursion credit of up to $2,600 per stateroom, in addition to free round-trip airfare, airport transfers; Champagne and wine during lunch and dinner, gourmet specialty dining and unlimited Wi-Fi.