10 Days
Air-Inclusive

Overview

Spend your days exploring and taking in the iconic Mother City. Then relax and enjoy the stunning views of the Umhlanga beachfront, in Durban South Africa. Next, embark on a safari in the malaria-free Rhino Sands where you may have a chance of viewing the majestic Big 5!


Itinerary

Day 1

traveling

Today, you will depart from New York JFK or Washington Dulles on your South African Airways flight.

Day 2

cape town View Accommodation

Upon arrival into Johannesburg, you will go through customs/immigration and collect your international luggage. You will then recheck your bags and take your scheduled flight to Cape Town.

On arrival in Cape Town, you will be met by your driver for the short transfer to your hotel. Enjoy your evening at leisure.

Overnight at the Cape Milner on a bed and breakfast.

Day 3

cape town

Today is a day at leisure.

We suggest an optional full day scheduled Cape Point tour - or an optional full day scheduled Cape Winelands tour. Please inquire with your sales consultant when booking.

Overnight at the Cape Milner on a bed and breakfast.

Day 4

CAPE TOWN

Today is a day at leisure.

A full day at leisure to explore the beautiful city of Cape Town. Maybe take a trip in the cable car up Table Mountain or a boat ride for a poignant visit to Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for many years. Perhaps take time to explore the vibrant V&A Waterfront with its many shops, restaurants and activities available as well as the fascinating Two Oceans Aquarium. In the summer months maybe head for the white sand beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay for people watching and soaking up the African Sun. Whatever else, you will not be at a loss for things to do!

Overnight at the Cape Milner on a bed and breakfast.

Day 5

Durban

After breakfast, you will be met and transferred to Cape Town airport for your flight to Durban. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast at Protea Hotel Umhlanga.

Day 6

Durban

The Golden Mile, Durban’s 3.7-mile long sandy beach and promenade. Swimming is good all year round due to the warm, subtropical climate. Surfing is prevalent, dozens of swimming and splash pools can be found along the promenade, and crafts can be purchased from seaside stalls.
Exotic restaurants, nightclubs, and many hotels can be found oceanfront.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast at Protea Hotel Umhlanga.

Day 7

KWAZULU NATAL GAME RESERVES

Situated in the big five Manyoni Private Game Reserve, Rhino Sands Safari Camp is a five-star tented luxury safari destination designed to bring an authentic safari experience in traditional East African style to Kwa-Zulu Natal.

Overnight on a full board basis at Rhino Sands Safari Camp.

Day 8

KWAZULU NATAL GAME RESERVES

Rhino Sands embraces the idea of a bespoke safari experience. While the daily rhythm revolves around game drives and meal times, each day is set to be a little bit different than the one before. With a maximum of only eight guests in camp at any time, your stay is guaranteed to be a personal and exclusive experience.

Overnight on a full board basis at Rhino Sands Safari Camp.

Day 9

KWAZULU NATAL GAME RESERVES

The experience revolves around two daily safari drives within Manyoni Private Game Reserve. The reserve is one of the premier game-viewing destinations in Kwa-Zulu Natal and is home to the Big 5 along with African wild dogs and cheetahs, as well as large numbers of all the more common African animals. One of the most special moments on game drive are the rest stops, in the morning for coffee and tea and in the evening for sundowner drinks. Guests get a chance to pause and absorb the bush around them while stretching their legs and enjoying refreshments and snacks. This is the time to enjoy an exceptional wilderness moment.

Overnight on a full board basis at Rhino Sands Safari Camp.

Day 10

Departure

Your morning is at leisure until your transfer from the camp to the Durban airport for your flight to Johannesburg and connecting flight to the United States.

Day 11

Traveling

Arrive at New York JFK or Washington Dulles airport.


Includes

Round trip coach air on South African Airways from New York JFK or Washington Dulles airport to Johannesburg; domestic coach air in South Africa as per the itinerary (Johannesburg – Cape Town - Durban – Johannesburg); Accommodation as per the itinerary; Some meals as per the itinerary (10x breakfast, 3x lunch, 3x dinner); Ground transfers as per the itinerary.


Excludes

Add on air from other US cities; Any meals or services not mentioned above; Any items of personal expense - i.e. drinks, telephone calls, laundry etc; Gratuities for rangers/guides/drivers; Scheduled Cape Peninsula tour; Scheduled Winelands tour.