Spend 11 days and 10 nights in KZN, Durban and Cape Town Iconic Africa presents an outstanding Winter Special across two fantastic South African cities. Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive safari before heading to Umhlanga Ridge and enjoying a relaxing 4 days at the 5* Oyster Box that has direct access to a beautiful piece of beach and offers world-class cuisine. End off in the Mother City. The striking ocean views set the stage for a memorable stay in Cape Town. Wake to the sound of gentle waves breaking on the shore before embarking on a day of exploration.
Described as ‘Seven Worlds of Wonder’, &Beyond Phinda encompasses an impressive 28 555 hectares (70 560 acres) of prime Big Five wilderness in KwaZulu-Natal. This Reserve comprises seven distinct habitats – from dry sand forest to wetland systems and mountain ranges. Catch a glimpse of the shy suni antelope, track rhino in the bushveld, observe breeding herds of elephant in fever tree forests, hold your breath as a cheetah teaches her cubs to hunt, glide past hippo on the Mzinene River and marvel at the gracious nyala. Phinda is home to more than 3 000 of these rare antelope.
Accommodation: andBeyond Phinda Forest Lodge
- Complimentary road transfer from King Shaka International Airport to Phinda (approx 3hrs)
- 3 nights at Phinda Forest Lodge (Fully Inclusive)
- Wild Child Programme for the children
- Safari activities,
- 1-hour nature walks accompanied by experienced armed trackers (subject to availability),
- Daily Morning and afternoon game drive
Located on the eastern coast of South Africa, just outside of the port city of Durban, Umhlanga Rocks, also referred to as Umhlanga, is a popular seaside resort town. The tropical weather and lush vegetation make this an enticing holiday destination attracting visitors from all over the world. Umhlanga and its surrounds feature golden-sand beaches stretching over 200 kilometres, endless sugarcane fields and the rolling verdant landscape of the Valley of 1000 Hills. It is the perfect location for ocean enthusiasts and outdoor adventurers alike, with great opportunities for diving, swimming, scuba diving, whale watching, dolphin viewing, deep-sea fishing and kiteboarding. Don’t miss Umhlanga’s excellent golf courses; they are a real treat for the avid golfer.
Accommodation: The Oyster Box
- Road transfer to The Oyster Box Hotel
- 3 nights accommodation at The Oyster Box Hotel (B&B) * 3rd night is free!
Without question one of the world’s most spectacular cities, Cape Town sits on the southwestern edge of Africa and nestles beautifully between the two national heritage sites of the infamous Robben Island and the iconic “New 7 natural wonders of the world” member, Table Mountain. Cape Town is undoubtedly a destination in itself but also the holidaymaker’s gateway to the African continent. Perhaps in your own time, you’d prefer to relax peacefully on tranquil beaches, stroll along the promenade, hike up “Lions Head” or visit The Houses of Parliament set picturesquely in the Company Gardens? Or for those looking for a bit more of a buzz and some retail therapy visit the shops, restaurants and lavish hotels of V&A Waterfront.
Accommodation: Radisson Blu Waterfront
- Transfer to King Shaka International Airport
- Scheduled flight to Cape Town
- Transfer to hotel
- 4 nights accommodation
Day 1-4: &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve&Beyond Phinda Forest Lodge
Day 4-7: UmhlangaOyster Box
Day 7-10: Cape TownRadisson Blu Waterfront
Why The Perfect Winter Tour – Durban, Cape Town & Phinda
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- R 90,945
- $ 5,200