Africa & Europe Explorations
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Celebrity Eclipse

Sweeping verandas and spectacular views

The 122,000-ton, 2,850-passenger Celebrity Eclipse, continues to set new standards in modern luxury vacations.

Renowned for her contemporary dcor and an extraordinary choice of dining options - you can also enjoy a wide selection of bars and lounges to suit every mood, almost endless entertainment from the impressive theater shows to the peace and quiet of the library, and variety of activities to keep mind, body, and soul in tune.

Celebrity Eclipse hosts Qsine, a dining venue with a unique and playful approach to familiar dishes from around the world, and Celebrity iLoungeSM, a hip, modern Internet caf offering. Add the fresh green grass on the top deck's Lawn Club and the incredibly pampering services in Canyon Ranch SpaClub, and you may never want to set foot on land again.

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  • Day 1 - Arrive in Style

    Celebrity Cruises Africa and Europe Explorations

    Evening: Welcome to Africa and Kilimanjaro Airport. We'll meet you and transfer you to the Lake Duluti Serena Hotel in Arusha, Tanzania. Once there, you can settle in and prepare for your first day of adventures.

    Meals included: All meals on your own

  • Day 2 - Nature and Nurture

    Celebrity Cruises Africa and Europe Explorations

    Morning: Enjoy breakfast in your hotel and then a morning on your own. Relax poolside or explore the scenic Lake Manyara area by bicycle or canoe.

    Optional Experience: Up for your first adventure? Add an early morning flight over the tallest free-standing mountain in the world, Mount Kilimanjaro.

    Afternoon: After your prepared lunch, we'll take you to Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge. Head through the Maasai Steppe in a luxury coach and watch Lake Manyara come to life. Picturesque African villages with their unique local flair. And coffee and banana plantations as far as the eye can see. Enjoy the scenic route as you ride up to your lodge, nestled on the edge of the Rift Valley. Once there, take some time on your own to settle into the grounds, where you'll feel the local charm right from the start.

    Evening: Enjoy a special curated dinner of local and international delicacies. Unwind with a massage, delivered in the quiet, quaint setting of an enchanting tent. Or relax in the library with a book on African culture and history.

    Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

  • Day 3 - Aviary Aficionados Rejoice

    Celebrity Cruises Africa and Europe Explorations

    Morning: After your prepared breakfast, you'll head out on your first game drive in Lake Manyara National Park. Scope out this scenic gem. Thousands of flamingos, 400 species of birds, unique tree-climbing lions, and the largest concentration of baboons in the world call this place home.

    Afternoon: You'll head northwest after your complimentary lunch, across the highlands. Tanzanian wheat and coffee plantations are in view as you make your way into the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Experience the ultimate backdrop with the vast plains of the Serengeti on the horizon.

    Evening: Before your curated dinner, take advantage of the amenities of your lodge. Go for a dip in the stunning infinity pool. Feeling social? Ask your Celebrity Concierge to arrange a culturally interactive trip to a local village.

    Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

  • Day 4 - Put Your Game Face On

    Celebrity Cruises Africa and Europe Explorations

    Morning: Lights! Camera! Action! The sunlight plus your camera makes for perfect photo-op of the animal action this morning. After your complimentary breakfast, explore Serengeti National Park. Tanzania's oldest and most popular national park protects the most varied collection of terrestrial wildlife. It's also home to the Big Five (lions, leopards, elephants, rhinos and buffalo), as well as millions of wildebeest.

    Optional Experience: Add an early morning hot air balloon safari ride for a view of the African plains like no other.

    Afternoon: Enjoy lunch at the lodge, compliments of the house. Gear up for another guided game drive. You're the guest in a natural habitat of over 500 bird species, baboons, hyenas, impalas, and other exotic wildlife. So sit back and enjoy.

    Evening: Return to your hotel for the evening and unwind. After dinner, lounge at the safari bar. Whether you're a cocktail connoisseur or a sporadic sipper, there's a nightcap just for you. Or take an evening stroll through the beautiful water gardens.  Your Celebrity Concierge is available for recommendations.

    Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

  • Day 5 - New Friends, Old Sites (Tanzania Safari)

    Celebrity Cruises Africa and Europe Explorations

    Morning: After your complimentary breakfast, head out on your guided tour towards Ngorongoro. Revel in the awe-inspiring scenery as you cross the vast Serengeti plains.

    Afternoon: Enjoy a curated picnic lunch overlooking the rolling hills of the Tanzania. Visit a Maasai Village and learn about the rich culture of its inhabitants. Head back to your lodge, perched high up on the rim of a 2.5 million year-old Ngorongoro Crater.

    Evening: After a special dinner we've arranged for you, grab your camera and go. You're in the heart of the African plains. Uninterrupted views of the majestic natural volcanic amphitheater are below. Ask your Celebrity Concierge to book your guided nature walk under the stars. Or catch a nightly Maasai dance performance. Your night, your safari delight.

    Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

  • Day 6- Deep Dive into Regional Culture

    Celebrity Cruises Africa and Europe Explorations

    Morning: After your complimentary breakfast, descend through the early morning mists 2,000 feet down into the crater. Ngorongoro Crater forms stunning backdrops to some of the most fertile grazing grounds in Africa. This UNESCO World Heritage Site has the greatest concentration of wildlife on the planet. Take forest, swamps, lakes, springs, and dunes and add the Big Five. What you get is a unique stretch of land found nowhere else on earth.

    Afternoon: Enjoy a picturesque picnic with guests. And by guests we mean a herd of nearby bathing hippos. Head back to your lodge for some free time.

    Evening: Before and after your prepared dinner, explore the landscape that surrounds you. Grab some wine and watch the African sunset. The sky will light up with colors you'll only see in this corner of Africa. Ask your Celebrity Concierge about reserving "sun-downer cocktails," where drinks are served around a cozy campfire.

    Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

  • Day 7 - Out of Africa

    Celebrity Cruises Africa and Europe Explorations

    Morning: After your complimentary breakfast, head southeast. You'll pass Lake Manyara, Mto wa Mbu Village, and Tarangire. The highlands and the Karatu District will amaze you. View scenic wheat plains and coffee plantations as you make your way to Lake Duluti Serena Hotel.

    Afternoon: A delicious traditional Tanzanian lunch will be waiting for you. Enjoy the afternoon at your own pace. Go for a mountain bike ride. Or take a canoe trip on the lake. Feeling more low key? Pay homage to the hotel's coffee farming history and enjoy a cup of brew.

    Evening: After a farewell dinner with fellow guests, your complimentary transfer will shuttle you to Kilimanjaro Airport. You'll fly to London, England.

    Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

  • Day 8 - Your Ship Awaits.

    Celebrity Cruises Africa and Europe Explorations

    Morning: Time to set sail for your exciting journey through Europe. After breakfast, we'll take you to the port where you'll begin your modern luxury cruise aboard Celebrity Eclipse

    Meals included: Breakfast, lunch (on board), and dinner (on board)

  • Celebrity Cruises | 21 Night Africa & Europe Explorations Iinerary Map

    21 Night Africa & Europe Explorations

    Africa and Europe Explorations Package including land tour and ocean cruise: Roundtrip from Southampton calling on Gibraltar; Nice; Florence; Rome; Genoa - italy; Malaga and Lisbon with 6 days at sea
    Date (2017)DayDestinationNotesArriveDepart
    Sep 3Sun8Southampton, England 4:00PM
    Sep 4Mon9At Sea (overnight)
    Sep 5Tue10At Sea  
    Sep 6Wed11Gibraltar, Gibraltar (UK)1:00PM6:00PM
    Sep 7Thu12At Sea  
    Sep 8Fri13Nice, France10:00AM8:00PM
    Sep 9Sat14Florence, Italyport: Livorno7:00AM7:00PM
    Sep 10Sun15Rome, Italyport: Civitavecchia7:00AM7:00PM
    Sep 11Mon16Genoa - italy7:00AM4:00PM
    Sep 12Tue17At Sea  
    Sep 13Wed18Malaga, Spain10:00AM5:00PM
    Sep 14Thu19Lisbon, Portugal12:00PM7:30PM
    Sep 15Fri20At Sea (overnight)
    Sep 16Sat21At Sea  
    Sep 17Sun22Southampton, England6:00AM 
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CategoryPrice FromSpecial RateAvailability
Premium Suites with Veranda (PS)Three unique and distinctive Premium Suite offerings onboard Solstice Class ships.$21,947$21,147SOLD OUT
Sky Suite with Veranda (S2)Step up to the luxury and special services of a Suite. Sky Suites 'S1' categories feature large, wrap-around balconies for some of the best views onboard!$13,307$12,507SOLD OUT
AquaClass Veranda Stateroom (A2)If you enjoy the AquaSpa, you'll love AquaClass! Unique room amenities, VIP events and dining in exclusive Blu.$11,157$10,307SOLD OUT
Concierge Class Veranda Stateroom (XC-XC)Unique to Celebrity - a 'best value' stateroom with balcony and extra amenities.$9,357N/ASOLD OUT
Deluxe Ocean View with Veranda (X-DO)There's nothing like having your own private balcony.$8,747N/ASOLD OUT
Obstructed View Veranda Stateroom (2C)Sometimes an exceptional value, these staterooms offer private balconies with partial obstructions from below.$9,597$8,697SOLD OUT
Ocean View Stateroom (Y-OS)From a porthole to a wide picture window - you'll love the natural light.$8,737$8,617SOLD OUT
Inside Stateroom (12)Budget conscious accommodations - dark, quiet and compact.$8,497$7,547SOLD OUT
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Africa Safari & Europe Explorations PackageWhat's Included:

  • Airfare from select gateways in North America to Kilimanjaro (Arusha), Tanzania
  • Celebrity Concierge to help you every step of the way
  • 6 nights at luxurious hotels
  • All meals
  • 5 fully-guided tours in Tanzania
  • Airfare from Tanzania to London
  • Cruise aboard Celebrity Eclipse
  • All transfers from airports, hotels, and cruise port
  • All cruise taxes and fees included
  • Airfare from London to select gateways in North America