10 Days


Safari in the malaria-free Manyoni Private Game Reserve at Rhino Sands where you may have a chance of viewing the majestic Big 5. Then spend your days relaxing on the decks of the Oyster Box Hotel enjoying the stunning views of the Umhlanga beachfront in Durban South Africa.


Day 1

Overnight Travel

Today you will depart from John F Kennedy or Washington Dulles on your South African Airways flight.

Day 2-5


Upon arrival in Johannesburg, you will connect to your flight to Durban. On arrival at King Shaka International Airport, you will be met by your driver and transferred to your safari lodge, where you will spend the next four nights.

Rhino Sands Safari Lodge offers romance and luxury in the heart of Zululand. Spend your days in search of the elusive Big Five and your nights in a traditional safari-style canvas tent.

Your days will begin in the early morning, when the animals are still active. Breakfast will be served when you return to the hotel. Spend your afternoons at leisure.

Your afternoon game drive will be preceded by high tea and end with sundowner drinks on your return drive to the lodge.

Overnight on a fully inclusive basis at the Rhino Sands Safari Camp.

Day 6-8

UMHLANGA View Accommodation

Today you will depart Manyoni Private Game Reserve and transferto Umhlanga.

An affluent coastal community, Umhlanga offers guests excellent shopping, dining and beaches. Spend your days overlooking the Indian Ocean in five-star luxury. The hotel is set near the historical Umhlanga lighthouse and close to numerous natural attractions and historic battlefields. The days are yours to spend as you wish.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at The Oyster Box Hotel.

Day 9


Spend a last morning in South Africa before your transfer to the Durban airport for your flight to Johannesburg and connecting flight to the United States.

Day 10


Arrival at New York JFK or Washington Dulles airport.


Round trip economy air on South African Airways from New York John F Kennedy Airport or Washington Dulles to Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport; Domestic economy air in South Africa as per the itinerary (Johannesburg - Durban - Johannesburg); Accommodation as per the itinerary; Meals as per the itinerary; All ground transfers as per the itinerary; All park fees, safari activities, and scheduled tours; TOMSA Levy


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