Rivers of West Africa
Variety Cruises in West Africa
Follow in the footsteps of famous Explorers and discover West Africa. The ‘Rivers of West Africa’ cruise sails from Dakar in Senegal with the 25 – cabin Mega Yacht Harmony V. Your vessel will sail upstream at a leisurely pace stopping at traditional fishing villages and colourful bustling market towns. The first part of the itinerary is along the Atlantic coast of Senegal and Gambia where we enter the Gambia river and sail up to 240 miles upstream discovering the fascinating interior with its rich flora and fauna.. The optional daily excursion programme includes visits to several national parks as well as the city of Banjul, Gambia’s fascinating capital. The Harmony V will be your home from home on this wonderful cruise. With 25 comfortable cabins, exceptionally spacious public areas and wide decks from which to observe life on the river, she is ideally suited to this unique cruise experience.
The 55 metre /25 – cabin Harmony V was launched in 2003 and was completely rebuilt from the hull up in 2009. This sleek, high-tech and modern looking yacht complies with the most stringent SOLAS safety regulations and is very similar to the private yachts to be found in the famous ports of the world. She is equipped with powerful engines and state of the art twin stabilisers which provide safe and comfortable cruising.
Life on Board a Mega Yacht Cruise
Carrying up to up to 49 guests in stylish comfort, her spacious lounge and American bar connect to the open plan dining area. The 200 m2 sun deck is perfect for sunbathing or for simply enjoying a cool drink surrounded by peaceful scenery. Service on board is provided by your Captain and his experienced marine and hotel crew members. It will be attentive or unobtrusive according to your requirements as priority is always given to the safety and comfort of passengers.