Singapore to Cape Town including Seychelles, Mauritius & Reunion

23
Nights
2019
March 23
From
$8,890
Queen
Victoria
Including flights, accommodation, guided
sightseeing, tours, meals, entertainment

The cape Town to Singapore Cruise will be a wonderful opportunity to cruise through through the Indian Ocean. The cruise is fully escorted and includes sightseeing tours at each port of call. Also included are special activities for members of the group. We hope that you can join us.

Visiting Singapore, Malacca, Colombo, Seychelles, Mauritius, Reunion, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town

Tour highlights

  • Sightseeing tours of Singapore, Malacca, Colombo, Port Victoria,
  • Mauritius, Reunion, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town
  • Malacca - a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • The famous Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage
  • The beautiful main island of the Seychelles, Mahe the Pamplemousses Gardens with its spectacular display of giant water lilies
  • Spectacular waterfalls of Saint-Denis
  • Addo Elephant Park
  • Take the cable-car up Table Mountain for wonderful views of Table Bay, the city and the sea - Cape Town
  • Farewell Drinks Party
  • Luxury Cruising onboard Queen Victoria
Singapore to Capetowm including Seychelles, Mauritius & Reunion Map

Includes

  • Travel on Queen Victoria in the selected cabin category
  • All meals, entertainment and service charges on Queen Victoria
  • Return flights to Singapore and from Cape Town to Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney and Perth
  • 1 night’s accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Singapore including breakfast
  • 2 night’s accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Cape Town including breakfast
  • Sightseeing tours of Singapore, Malacca, Colombo, Port Victoria, Mauritius, Reunion, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town
  • Tour management by a professional Travelrite International tour manager
  • Cruise taxes and port & handling charges
  • Gratuities
  • On-board activities including a Farewell Drinks Party

Don't worry about coming alone

About a third of people on the cruise travel alone. We will match people in twin-share cabins when available, saving you the single supplement. You won't be left alone; the Travelrite tour manager will be looking after you. There will be group activities almost every day.

Optional Post-cruise tour

VICTORIA FALLS
AND CHOBE NATIONAL GAME PARK, BOTSWANA

POST CRUISE TOUR TO VICTORIA FALLS AND CHOBE NATIONAL GAME PARK, BOTSWANA

14th - 20th April, 2019
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Queen Victoria Deck plans

Queen Victoria

The Queen Victoria is sleek and contemporary with the most advanced technological features and luxurious appointments. The Queen Victoria continues the heritage of cruising of the 1930s and the great Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth 2 and Queen Mary 2. The traditions of fine service, food and entertainment continue better than ever. Enjoy the facilities of the gourmet restaurants, swimming pools, casino, theatres, cinema, computer and internet access, the Health and Spa Club, seven bars and much more. Take part in the multitude of daily activities that include numerous lectures on an array of topics, the regular musical performances, ship sports and much more. A voyage on Queen Victoria is an experience to be savoured and remembered.

DAY 1 Saturday 23 March 2019 Singapore
We depart Australia and travel to Singapore. Upon arrival we are transferred to our hotel.

DAY 2 Sunday 24 March 2019 Queen Victoria
Today we have a comprehensive sightseeing tour of the modern city of Singapore. We will visit historic China Town and the beautiful Orchid Garden. This afternoon we board the Queen Victoria to begin our fabulous cruise.

DAY 3 Monday 25 March 2019 Malacca, Malaysia
The historical city of Malacca is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the oldest Malaysian city in the Straits of Malacca. Today on our sightseeing tour we will see the influences of the Portuguese, the Dutch and the British, who all colonised Malacca. Our tour will include a visit to the Melaka Sultanate Palace, a photo opportunity at the Porta de Santiago, visiting the Masjid Tranquerah and also the ruins of St. Paul’s Church.

DAY 4 Tuesday 26 March 2019 At sea
Our first day at sea to explore the facilities of the ship. Why not take a swim in the marvellous out-door pool or play shuffleboard this morning? Enjoy a Broadway-style show in the theatre this evening.

DAY 5 Wednesday 27 March 2019
At sea A free day to enjoy the facilities of the ship.

DAY 6 Thursday 28 March 2019 At sea
A free day to enjoy the facilities of the ship. This afternoon we will have a fun game of bingo with prizes for the winners.

DAY 7 Friday 29 March 2019 Colombo, Sri Lanka
Today we travel out of Colombo to the famous Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage. See these amazing mammals who are looked after by the orphanage at all ages. One of the highlights of the cruise! DAY 8 Saturday 30 March 2019 At sea A free day to enjoy the facilities of the ship.

DAY 9 Sunday 31 March 2019 At sea
A free day to enjoy the facilities of the ship. This afternoon we will have a fun game of Scattergories with prizes for the winners.

DAY 10 Monday 1 April 2019 At sea

DAY 11 Tuesday 2 April 2019 Port Victoria, Seychelles
We have a sightseeing tour of the beautiful main island of the Seychelles, Mahe, known for its natural beauty. Its palm-fringed beaches are perhaps the most beautiful in the world, with a spectacular mountainous interior. This gorgeous island is a definite highlight of the cruise.

DAY 12 Wednesday 3 April 2019 At sea
A free day to enjoy the facilities of the ship.

DAY 13 Thursday 4 April 2019 At sea
A free day to enjoy the facilities of the ship. This afternoon we will have a fun game of Trivial Pursuit with prizes for the winners.

DAY 14 Friday 5 April 2019 Port Louis, Mauritius
Today we arrive at the beautiful island of Mauritius. We have a sightseeing tour of the island and the capital, Port Louis, which still retains aspects of its pirate past. We’ll visit the Pamplemousses Gardens with its spectacular display of giant water lilies, and take in the beautiful scenery of the island and its stunning beaches.

DAY 15 Saturday 6 April 2019 Saint-Denis, Reunion
Today we call in to the island of Reunion, a French colony since 1813. We will have a sightseeing tour of this rugged, mountainous island. We see the capital, Saint Denis, and travel inland to the mountains where we will see some spectacular waterfalls. DAY 16 Sunday 7 April 2019 At sea A free day to enjoy the facilities of the ship.

DAY 17 Monday 8 April 2019 At sea
This afternoon we will have a session of bingo with prizes for the group.

DAY 18 Tuesday 9 April 2019 At sea
A free day to enjoy the facilities of the ship.

DAY 19 Wednesday 10 April 2019 Addo Elephant Park, South Africa
This morning we arrive in Port Elizabeth. Today we travel north to the Addo Elephant Park, one of the larger national parks in South Africa. We will look out for Elephant, Lion, Rhino and many other wildlife on our safari through the park before returning to the ship.

DAY 20 Thursday 11 April 2019 At sea
A free day to enjoy the facilities of the ship and our last night on-board. Before dinner we will farewell the group formally, at The Senior Farewell drinks party.

DAY 21 Friday 12 April 2019 Cape Town, South Africa
We arrive in Cape Town – one of the great cities of the world. We disembark Queen Victoria and join our local guide who will take us on a sightseeing tour to see many fabulous sights, such as the imposing brick and stucco Houses of Parliament, the Victoria and Alfred dock area, and the Bo-Kaap area, where the Cape Malays live in brightly coloured cube houses dating from the 18th and 19th centuries. We take the cable-car up Table Mountain for wonderful views of Table Bay, the city and the sea. Later we are transferred to our hotel.

DAY 22 Saturday 13 April 2019 Cape Town
Today we will enjoy a full day tour to the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Point, the most south-westerly tip of Africa. These promontories were key beacons for the early explorers and are the source of many myths and legend. At the Cape we will visit the famous lighthouse first erected in 1860. On route we will visit Simons Town, a pretty coastal town which is South Africa’s main naval base and consists of lovely Victorian buildings, quaint streets and walkways and a fascinating history.

DAY 23 Sunday 14 April 2019 Departure
This morning we depart the hotel and are transferred to the airport for our flight home.

DAY 24 Monday 15 April 2019 Arrival Australia
This evening we arrive in Australia and the tour concludes.

POST CRUISE TOUR TO VICTORIA FALLS AND CHOBE NATIONAL GAME PARK, BOTSWANA

DAY 1 Sunday 14 April, 2019 Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
Tour members continuing on to enjoy our safari extension will depart Cape Town and fly to Victoria Falls. Upon arrival we will be transferred to our hotel.

DAY 2 Monday 15 April, 2019 Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls are among the most spectacular waterfalls in the world. The Zambezi River, which is more than 2 kilometres wide at this point, plunges noisily down a series of basalt gorges and raises an iridescent mist that can be seen more than 20 kilometres away. Today we tour the great falls. A great day to experience one of the major natural wonders of the world.

DAY 3 Tuesday 16 April, 2019 Victoria Falls
A free day to continue enjoying Victoria Falls. There are many optional activities including helicopter tours over the falls and Zambezi River cruises.

DAY 4 Wednesday 17 April, 2019 Chobe National Park, Botswana
Today we travel across the border to Botswana, to our wonderful Lodge in the Chobe National Park. The park extends over 11,700 sq kms, encompassing floodplains, swamps, woodland and the Chobe River. The park boats over 450 species of birds plus Giraffe, Lions, Cape Buffalo, Hippos, Crocodile, Leopard, Impala, Elephants and Zebra, all of which are frequently viewed on Safari. After being settled into our hotel, we will have a Sunset River Cruise of the Chobe River, a perfect opportunity to see Hippos, Crocodiles and Elephants crossing the river.

DAY 5 Thursday 18 April, 2019 Chobe National Park
Our second day on safari in the Chobe National Park is sure to be another day of great wildlife sightseeing and memorable experiences. We will enjoy a 4 x 4 safari and hopefully see the ‘Big 5’ – Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Rhino and Buffalo.

DAY 6 Friday 19 April, 2019 Departure
Today we are transferred to the airport for our flight back to Australia.

DAY 7 Saturday 20 April, 2019 Departure
Tour members arrive back in Australia and the tour concludes.

Cabin Cabin Category Deck Twin Fare Single Fare
IF Standard Inside Forward 4,8 $8,890 $12,860
IE Standard Inside Forward/Aft 4,5,6,8 $8,946 $12,950
ID Standard Inside Aft 5,6,7 $9,020 $13,080
IA Standard Inside Midships 4,5,6,7,8 $9,075 $13,135
GC Deluxe Inside Midships 1 $9,215 $13,395
GB Deluxe Inside Midships 1 $9,280 $13,490
GA Deluxe Inside Midships 6,8 $9,315 $13,550
FC Oceanview obstructed Midships 4 $9,315 $13,550
FB Oceanview obstructed Midships 4 $9,420 $13,735
EC Oceanview Midships/Aft 1 $9,940 $14,625
EB Oceanview Midships 1 $10,135 $14,965
CB Balcony partially obstructed Midships 4,5 $10,760 $16,040
CA Balcony partially obstructed Midships 5 $10,950 $16,290
BF Balcony Forward (some obstructed) 4,8 $11,035 $16,515
BE Balcony Forward/Aft 4,5,6,7,8 $11,150 $16,700
BD Balcony Aft 5,6,7 $11,310 $16,985
BC Balcony Midships 4,8 $11,585 $17,365
BB Balcony Midships 5,6,7,8 $11,850 $17,799
BA Balcony Midships 5,6,7 $11,995 $18,075
A2 Club Balcony Midships 8 $13,525 $20,575
A1 Club Balcony Midships 7,8 $13,770 $21,000
P2 Princess Suite 4,5,6 $19,270 $34,480
P1 Princess Suite 7, 8 $19,910 $35,730
Q6 Queens Suites 4,5,7 $23,150 $35,730
Q4 Penthouse 7,8 $24,430 $44,595
Included port and handling charges $665 $1,164
Included air taxes as at 15/1/17 $423 $423
Included cruise gratuities $291 $291

INCLUDED IN CRUISE

  • Travel on Queen Victoria in the selected cabin category
  • All meals, entertainment and service charges on Queen Victoria
  • Return flights to Singapore and from Cape Town to Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney and Perth
  • 1 night’s accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Singapore including breakfast
  • 2 night’s accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Cape Town including breakfast
  • Sightseeing tours of Singapore, Malacca, Colombo, Port Victoria, Mauritius, Reunion, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town
  • Tour management by a professional Travelrite International tour manager
  • Cruise taxes and port & handling charges
  • Gratuities
  • On-board activities including a Farewell Drinks Party

NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE

  • Travel insurance
  • Additional travel arrangements not detailed in the itinerary. These will be quoted for separately
  • Passport and visa fees
  • Drinks on board
  • Lunches when not on the ship
  • Gratuities when not on the ship

Port & Handling and Gratuities:

Please note that the port & handling charges and gratuities have been included in your fare.

Availability

All cabins are subject to availability. Please call 1800 630 343 for fares and information on other cabin categories. A limited number of cabins are available for single occupancy.

Extending

You can stay longer in Africa for minimal additional cost. Please contact Travelrite on 1800 630 343 for more information.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

International touring can involve a considerable amount of walking and stair climbing in the places visited and it is important that all tour participants have a level of physical fitness that allows them to take part in this activity without the need of assistance from others.

Tour Operator

Travelrite International Pty Ltd (ABN 64 005 817 078) is the tour organiser. Queen Victoria is operated by CUNARD Cruises and cruise arrangements are subject to the terms and conditions and general information detailed in the CUNARD Cruises brochure for Queen Victoria. All passengers must complete a Cunard Line on-line check-in and Travelrite International booking form.

Deposit and Payment

A deposit of $1,000 per passenger should be sent with a completed Travelrite International booking form that lists your requested cabin category. As soon as the booking is confirmed, (usually within 24 hours), a cruise confirmation advice will be posted to the client. The confirmation advice will contain all details. Final payments are due to be paid to Travelrite International 90 days prior to the commencement of the Queen Victoria cruise. A 1.5% administration fee will be added to payments by Visa or Mastercard and 3% for payment by AMEX or Diners Club cards.

Cancellation Charges

Number of days before sailing.

Days prior to Departure Cancellation Fee
Over 90 days Loss of deposit
90 - 61 days 50% of full fare
60 days or less 100% of full fare
Non appearance/no written notice 100% of full fare

Refunds

The cruise is based on arrangements which do not allow for any refunds in respect to sightseeing, accommodation, meals or other services not utilised after the tour has commenced.

Travel Documents

All passengers will require a valid passport. If not an Australian passport holder check with Travelrite International for visa requirements

Travel Insurance

Adequate travel insurance is highly recommended to cover cruise members for the consequences of unforeseen events during the cruise and for cancellation fees which could result from events such as illness, accident, death etc.

Baggage

Passengers qualify for a 20kg free baggage allowance on flights to join or return from the cruise.

Minimum Tour Numbers

The cruise arrangements have been made on the basis of a minimum number of passengers travelling. In the event that less than the required number of passengers have confirmed their booking 90 days from the date of departure, Travelrite International reserves the right to cancel the tour, giving a full refund of monies paid, or offer arrangements to proceed with the tour at a modified fare.

TOUR PARTICIPATION:
Children under 5 years of age are ineligible on coach & cruise tours. Children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Passengers with disabilities are welcome on Travelrite & Cruise Offers tours provided they are accompanied by a companion capable of providing all necessary assistance, and do not require special assistance from Travelrite & Cruise Offers personnel. Travelrite and Cruise Offers reserves the right to refuse to carry anyone if it is felt the individual cannot cope with the requirements of coach & cruise tour travel and who may require services and facilities that Travelrite & Cruise Offers cannot guarantee will be available. You agree to not hold the Travelrite & Cruise Offers responsible for any decision made by any of them or any service provider to refuse to carry you, provide any facilities or accommodation to you or to provide any service to you.

Responsibilities

Travelrite International Pty Ltd (ATAS No. A10538) is the tour organiser Travelrite International Pty Ltd, its agents, officers, affiliates, and/or suppliers of services pursuant to, or in connection with these cruises, shall act only as agents in making arrangements for hotels, transportation, including transportation by ship, restaurants, or any other service and do not assume any liability whatsoever for any injury, damage, death, loss, accident or delay to person or property due to an act of negligence or a default of any hotel, carrier restaurant company or person rendering any services included in cruise, or by act of God. Further no responsibilities are accepted for any damage or delay due to sickness, pilferage, labour disputes, machinery breakdown, quarantine, government restraints, weather, terrorism or other causes beyond their control. No responsibility is accepted for any additional expense, omission, delays, re-routing or acts of any government authority. Baggage is at owners’ risk throughout the cruise. The passage contract between the carriers concerned, when issued, shall constitute the sole contract between the carriers and the purchasers of this cruise and/or the passengers. The right is reserved to withdraw any cruise and/or make such changes in the cruise as may be found desirable or necessary for the convenience of the parties and the proper carrying out of the cruise. This contract shall be construed in accordance of the laws of the State of Victoria, Australia and any action must be taken in the State of Victoria. Attention is also directed to the terms and conditions of the Queen Victoria cruise passage contract with CUNARD Cruises, detailed in the CUNARD Cruises brochure. If you do not have a copy of this form please contact us and we will send one to you.

How to Book

Bookings can be made by completing a booking form and sending it with a deposit of $1000 per person to:

Postal Booking
Travelrite International Pty Ltd
423 Whitehorse Road Balwyn, Victoria 3103.

Online Booking
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Further information can be obtained by telephoning
Toll Free:1800 630 343
Telephone (03) 8803 6868
Fax (03) 9836 8068
Email balwyn@travelrite.com.au

About Travelrite International

Travelrite International Pty Ltd is a well-established travel company which has been marketing throughout Australia for over 20 years and operating in Victoria for more than 30 years. It is a Platinum Cunard Inner Circle member and the largest marketer of Cunard Line cruises in the Asia-Pacific region. It is a member of ATAS (No. A10538) and has two fully credited IATA offices Heathmont and Balwyn. As such they directly represent the major airlines of the world and all major domestic and international hotel, tour and transport operators. Travelrite International Pty Ltd is a full member of the Australian Federation of Travel Agents – AFTA.

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