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South Africa East Coast Safari

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  • - Departure; Daily
  • - Duration; 17 Days / 16 Nights
  • - Lodging; Lodges, Hotels and Guesthouses
  • - Group Size; Minimum 2
  • - Note: Travel insurance is compulsory for all safaris
Days 1 - 3: Johannesburg - Transkei
- On arrival into OR Tambo - Johannesburg Airport (flight details to be advised), make your way through immigration and baggage collection to domestic departure terminal.
- Connection on flight to East London (departing 10h05 and arriving at 11h35).
- On arrival in East London, you will be met by our representative and transferred via helicopter to the heart of the Wild Coast.
- 3 nights at Miarestate Hotel and Spa in a Deluxe Room on a Fully Inclusive Basis.
- Activities Included: Game Drives, Swimming, Mountain Biking, Guided Walks, Personal Gym Instructor, Beach excursions to the secluded Miarestate Beach - Whale and dolphin watching in season, Indoor activities with library, lounge, games & puzzles, Use of the Spa @Miarestate steam room.

Days 4 - 5: Transkei to Kichaka Reserve
- After breakfast and check-out, return helicopter transfer to East London.
- From here collection of you hire car and beginning of your self drive exploration of the Southern Part of Africa.
- The drive from East London to your nights on safari is in the region of 3 hours.
- 2 nights at Kichaka Private Game Reserve in a Luxury Suite on a Fully Inclusive Basis.
- Activities includes: Game Drive and Night Drives, Guided Walks, Cosmic Safari with high powered telescope.

Days 6 - 8: Kichaka Reserve to Knysna
- After morning game drive and checkout, it is time to make your way to the heart of the Garden Route – Knysna.
- Drive time in the region of 4.5-5 hours.
- 3 nights at The Turbine Boutique Hotel in a Luxury Suite on a Bed and Breakfast Basis.
- Garden Route Highlights: Elephant Sanctuary, Monkey Land, Birds of Edan, Plettenberg Bay Nature Reserve, Hiking Trails, Tsitsikamma National Park, Mitchell's Brewery and Oysters, Featherbed Nature Reserve.

Days 9 - 10: Knysna to Stanford
- Leaving the Garden Route behind make your way along the coast.
- As the road dips inland, many typical South African Towns to pass through.
- Your destination, the Stanford area near Hermanus. Drive time in the region of 5 hours.
- 2 nights at Mosaic Private Sanctuary in a Chalet on a Fully Inclusive Basis.
- Activities included: 4x4 beach excursion to the secluded Walker Bay Beach, Whale watching in season, Boat cruise on the Hermanus Lagoon for fabulous bird watching and sunsets, Kayaking on the Lagoon, Quad Bike excursion exploring magnificent flora, birds and lagoon wetlands, Archaeological cave tour to Klipgat Cave and beach walk, Guided nature walks exploring the Cape Floral Kingdom, Boules court at the 1892 Spookhuis, Indoor Activities at the 1892 Spookhuis library, lounge, games & puzzles, and Winter Special Experiences (Outdoor activities are weather permitting).

Days 11 - 13: Stanford to Cape Town
- The Mother City awaits!
- Take the scenic drive to Cape Town via Betty's bay and Gordon's Bay.
- If time allows stop off at the Penguin Colony.
- On arrival into Cape Town you have your first few nights in the majestic Southern Suburbs.
- 3 nights at The The Alphen in a Cool Suite on a Bed and Breakfast Basis.
- Cape Town Highlights: Table Mountain, Robben Island, Community Upliftment Tours, Peninsular Tours, Kirstenbosch Gardens.

Day 14: Cape Town
- Extending your time in Cape Town, a move closer to the city and all that is offer to explore.
- 3 nights at The Cape Royale in a Suite on a Bed and Breakfast Basis.

Day 17: South Africa East Coast Safari Ends
- Sadly your time in South Africa has come to and end.
- Return vehicle hire to Cape Town Airport before onward flight home (details to be advised).

  • Rates from: ZAR 35 500.00
  • Please treat all rates as a guide only.
  • Rates will change as per vehicle, room type.
  • Per person sharing.
  • Rates are in South African Rands.
  • *Rates may vary according to season.
  • Flights (return);
  • UK - RSA; from £ 611
  • USA - RSA; from $ 1390
  • EUR - RSA; from € 495
  • Subject to availability & T&C's

  • South Africa East Coast Safari Includes
  • - En-suite accommodation on double/twin sharing basis.
  • - All meals as stated.
  • - All scheduled activities as offered by the lodges mentioned above.
  • - Beverages at Lodges where applicable.
  • - Scheduled one way domestic flight / and helicopter transfers as specified above.
  • - Vehicle Hire: Group D (Hyundai Accent or Similar) – Seats 4.
  • Safari Excludes
  • - Additional beverages and bar accounts.
  • - Gratuities and Porterage.
  • - Sightseeing and activities other than those specified.
  • - Visa Fees – DO NOT facilitate with visa requirements.
  • - Comprehensive Travel Insurance.
  • - International flights and associated taxes arriving Johannesburg and departing Cape Town.
  • - All items of a personal nature.
  • Safari Notes;
  • - Route / Distance / Drive Time – all approx. as per Google Maps.
  • - Times listed as hours.minutes.
  • - Please consult your doctor or pharmacist, as you will be heading into some low risk malaria areas.
  • - Please ensure that you have valid travel and cancellation insurance.
  • - Please check you visa requirements as DO NOT handle visas.

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