South Africa: Seaside & Savanna

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10 Nights
Limited Time Special Offer

Experience big cities and game reserves in South Africa!

From big city Cape Town to African bush adventures in Thanda, this 10-night vacation has it all! Take tours of the Cape Peninsula and the Winelands! Then, savor the opportunity to see the "Big Five" in action during included safari activities. With transfers, hotel, airfare, and tours included, all you have left to do is pack your best safari gear and get ready for an incredible trip!

What's Included

  • Roundtrip economy class airfare into Cape Town (CPT), out of Johannesburg (JNB)
  • All airport transfers and ground transportation
  • 3 nights in Cape Town at the Southern Sun Waterfront Hotel, or similar
  • Full-day Winelands Tour
  • Full-day Cape Point & Peninsula Tour with visit to Boulders Beach
  • One-way economy class flight from Cape Town (CPT) to Durban (DUR)
  • 1 night in Durban at the Southern Suns Elangeni & Maharani Hotel, or similar
  • 1 night in St Lucia at the Lidiko Lodge, or similar
  • Hippo & Crocodile Boat Cruise on the St. Lucia Estuary (2 hours)
  • 2 nights in Mkuze Game Reserve at Ghost Mountain Inn, or similar
    • All park fees & scheduled safari activities
  • 2 nights in Thanda Private Game Reserve at the Thanda Tented Camp, or similar
    • All park fees & scheduled safari activities
    • Lunch & dinner included daily during your stay
  • 1 night in Durban at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga, or similar
  • One-way economy class flight from Durban (DUR) to Johannesburg (JNB)
  • Breakfast daily
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Great Ways to Explore
  • Explore beautiful Cape Town at the start of your trip!

  • Take a tour of the Cape Peninsula, and visit the penguins at Boulder Beach!
  • Discover the incredible wine country of South Africa on a full day Winelands tour!

  • Stay at game reserves and go on safaris to catch wildlife in action!

  • Explore the amazing Umhlanga Rocks resort town on the final night of your trip!

Package Overview

This 10-night vacation allows you to experience South Africa's wildlife and culture! Begin with a few days in Cape Town. Here, you'll take a tour of the Cape Peninsula, complete with a visit to Boulder Beach! You'll also take a full-day tour of the Winelands! Experience some of the finest wine regions in the country, and visit the charming town of Stellenbosch.

Then, you'll travel to Durban and St. Lucia for a night each. Take a hippo & crocodile boat tour on the St. Lucia Estuary before you continue on to Mkuze! Also spelled Mkhuze or uMkhuze, this will be the first game reserve stay of your trip! Partake in scheduled safari activities that are included with your stay. Savor the opportunity to catch the Big Five in action! Make sure your camera is on and charged!

After Mkuze, travel to Thanda for another game reserve stay! Thanda is set in the African bush, where lanterns and firelight will guide your way. Keep your eyes peeled for lions, leopards, and elephants!

Return to Durban to explore the Umhlanga neighborhood for the final night of your trip! Then, you'll pack up and fly home while your South African memories stay close to your heart.

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Please note that some recommendations in the following suggested itinerary may not be included in your package. Check What's Included above for full details on inclusions.

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