West Africa & Cape Verde: True Adventure Awaits

A delicate blend of unique cultures and rare wildlife in one constantly fascinating journey.

West Africa & Cape Verde

Situated just north of the equator, West Africa and Cape Verde is a tropical oasis beaming with wildlife, culture and natural beauty. Join one of our expeditions to this secluded part of the world and uncover a relaxed sense of adventure well off the beaten track. 

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Departures across 2022, 2023 and 2024

How will you experience the untouched beauty of West Africa & Cape Verde

How will you experience the untouched beauty of West Africa & Cape Verde

Pristine natural beauty

There are a plethora of natural treasures to unearth on your expedition, including the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve in Bissagos

Traditional influences

With a mix of native customs and historic traditions, you are guaranteed a warm welcome wherever we dock.

Animal Lovers Paradise

Famed for its rich wildlife and biodiversity our expeditions are ideal for animal lovers - packed with exotic birds, unique wildlife and marvellous sea creatures.

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Warm Waters: Adventure in remote archipelagos

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Right now get up to £700pp. off selected cruises to West Africa and Cape Verde. Offer valid until 30th April 2022.


MS Spitsbergen

Explore West Africa & Cape Verde in style

Our small ship MS Spitsbergen will take you to some off-the-beaten-track destinations, allowing us to get up close to this breathtaking destination. 

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