A luxurious honeymoon, taking in two diverse safari destinations, as well as time in Cape Town.

 

Destination: South Africa

COST Minimum 2 Pax
FROM PPS: ZAR 266 340.00
**Travel required within 6 months of wedding to qualify for certain value adds included. Marriage certificate will be requested.**
INCLUDED 3 Nights accommodation Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge, inclusive of three meals daily, a selection of South African house and sparkling wines, local & premium brand spirits, beers, soft drinks, teas & coffees, refreshments on game drives, laundry, emergency medical evacuation insurance, transfers to-and-from the reserve’s airstrip, twice daily game drives, nature walks, big game walking and daily conservation levy.
4 Nights accommodation at Ellerman House in a deluxe house room on a bed & breakfast basis, inclusive of breakfast, all drinks, except wine and Champagne, daily wine tasting, room mini bar, pantry, sunset experience (cocktails and canapes) daily, laundry, show cleaning, art tours and Zeitz Mocca Entry
4 Nights accommodation at Tswalu Loapi inclusive of three meals daily, all beverages, as well as a full selection of award-winning wines, private game viewing vehicle with a dedicated guide and tracker, night drives, nature walks, including traditional plant use interpretation, habituated meerkats experience, horse riding, bird watching, visit to Bushman rock art, a visit to the community clinic and pre-school, visit and introduction to Tswalu Foundation, dinner at Klein JAN Restaurant (min 2 night stay), in-suite tea and coffee making facility, in-suite private bar and pantry, laundry and valet. **Honeymoon Retreat includes Malori sleepout, Bubbly and gifts on arrival, private in-suite dinner, private wine tasting, spa massage per person, VIP Private lounge at the Fireblade terminal**
Full day Cape Peninsula tour with private guide and vehicle
Full day Robben Island and Constantia Winelands
Full Day Stellenbosch and Franschhoek
Return flight from Cape Town to Tswalu (Return flight on the day of departure can also be to Johannesburg
NOT INCLUDED Flights (other than the return Tswalu flight)
Car rental (while we are happy to include this for you, it is our experience that there are better options available when booking your car rental together with International flights)
Travel insurance
Optional excursions
Expenses of a personal nature
Visa fees (where applicable)
Airport taxes
Souvenirs
1

Days 1

Eastern Cape

On arrival at Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) Airport, you will be met and transferred by road to Kwandwe Private Game Reserve.

Depending on your arrival time, spend some time settling into the lodge, before afternoon tea & eats. A late afternoon / early evening game drive sets out, after which lunch is served when you are back at the lodge.

Overnight at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge on a fully inclusive basis

2 & 3

Days 2 & 3

Eastern Cape

Twice daily game drives set out either early in the morning or late afternoon / early evening, depending on the season. There are drinks stops during the drives and meals are served once you are back at the lodge. There is also a nature walks on offer daily, accompanied by an armed specialist ranger & tracker (subject to availability). These walks offer an up-close-and-personal view of the little animals of the African bush and are a highly recommended way of spending the mornings.

Afternoons can be spent at the pool or reading, before the afternoon drive sets out again.

Kwandwe also offers additional experiences for lodge guests (at additional costs). Please discuss this with your consultant.

Overnight at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge on a fully inclusive basis.

4

Day 4

Cape Town

Transfer back to Gqueberha Airport for your flight to Cape Town (fare not included).

On arrival in Cape Town, you will be met and transferred through to Ellerman House, where you will be staying for the next 4 nights.

Overnight at Ellerman House on a bed & breakfast basis.

5

Day 5

Cape Town

After breakfast you will be collected and taken on a full day tour of the Cape Peninsula.

Spend some time walking around the sea-side village of Kalk Bay, after which you’ continue to Simon’s Town and a visit to Boulder’s Beach for a visit to the African Penguin colony. Next you’ll be taken to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, with a trip to the lighthouse. Lunch will be arranged for you enroute (cost not included). End the day with an incredible scenic drive along Chapman’s Peak (Chappies) as your head back to Cape Town and your hotel.

Overnight at Ellerman House on a bed & breakfast basis

6

Day 6

Cape Town

You will be collected after breakfast for a tour of Robben Island in the morning and wine estate visits and tastings in the afternoon in the Constantia area. Robben Island is weather dependent. A ferry takes you across the bay to the island and the tour lasts about 3 hours.

Once you are back in the V&A Waterfront, you’ll be taken to Steenberg Wine estate, where lunch will be arranged for you at one of the restaurants on the estate. A wine tasting will be arranged at Beau Constantia Wine Estate in the afternoon, before heading back to your hotel

Overnight at Ellerman House on a bed & breakfast basis

7

Day 7

Cape Town

Your guide will collect you for a full day in the Cape Winelands today. You’ll start off with a walk through the village of Franschhoek, a historic and iconic destination in terms of wine in South Africa. A wine tasting will be arranged for you at Antonij Rupert Wine Estate, including a vintage car drive from the wine tasting centre to the Franschhoek Motor Museum, where your guide will be waiting for you

Lunch will be arranged for you at Delaire Graff Estate (costs not included)

The afternoon will be spent in and around Stellenbosch, with a wine tasting at Waterford Wine Estate. Once back with your guide you’ll be taken back to your hotel

**Today’s itinerary is influenced by days of the week and if necessary alternative routings will be provided**

Overnight at Ellerman House on a bed & breakfast basis

8

Day 8

Northern Cape

Once you have checked out of your hotel, you will be taken to Cape Town Airport, where you will connect with your schedule private flight to Tswalu.

On arrival at Tswalu, you will be collected from the airstrip and transferred to the lodge. Enjoy a light lunch and relaxing, before the late afternoon / early evening game drive sets out.

Dinner is served once you are back at the lodge.

Overnight at Tswalu Loapi on a fully inclusive basis.

9, 10 & 11

Day 9, 10 & 11

Northern Cape

Tswalu has an array of activities for guests. Speak to your ranger and do as many of the experiences as you’d like, or spend some down time, relaxing in your suite or at your pool.

One of the night includes a stay in the Malori Sleepout Tent.

Overnight at Tswalu Loapi on a fully inclusive basis.

**The stay at Tswalu Loapi is based on their Honeymoon Retreat package. Any changes requested will be recosted accordingly**

12

Day 12

Departure

The private scheduled air service can either fly you back to Cape Town or Johannesburg for your onward arrangements.

Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

Perched along the lush green banks of its namesake, Great Fish River Lodge has been designed to showcase the endless landscape in which it is set. Large viewing decks allow for a fully immersive experience in nature and are the perfect spot to watch majestic kudu meander down to the river for a drink, or enjoy an African sunset.

Featuring a classic-contemporary style of understated elegance and earthy tones, Great Fish River Lodge is all about tranquillity and solitude. Nine spacious suites feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors, revealing an uninterrupted wilderness, and all have ensuite bathrooms, and an outdoor shower as well as indoor bath and shower. At the main area, relax on the outdoor deck, curl up in the library, and enjoy delicious African-inspired meals in the candlelit dining room or in the boma.

Ellerman House

Our enchanting property in the heart of Cape Town, where the slopes of Lion’s Head meet the Atlantic Ocean, is a luxurious retreat that feels like home. We take great pride in sharing the beauty, bounty and diversity of our vibrant city with guests, showcasing the very best of South Africa through the heartfelt hospitality of our Ellerman House family.

Our extraordinary collections of local art and wine are a celebration of our passion for this remarkable part of the world; a passion which is equally evident in the mouthwatering culinary experience, lush indigenous gardens and soul-soothing spa

More than a luxurious escape set in a breathtaking location, our enchanting property in the heart of Cape Town is a home away from home for our guests. Each of the 13 individually-styled rooms exudes comfort and sophistication, featuring exquisite decor, eye-catching South African art and all the little touches that make for a seamless stay.

Tswalu Loapi

Pioneering and nomadic in spirit, Loapi Tented Camp’s six individual safari homes are surrounded by open savannah grasslands and accommodate two or four guests for the ultimate private wilderness experience. The 4 one-bedroom homes and 2 two-bedroom homes, spanning over 300 square metres (about 3200 square feet) and over 400 square metres (about 4600 square feet) respectively, are for those desiring complete privacy on safari. Sustainably designed and environmentally sensitive, each tented home is tucked into the contours of a valley between the Korannaberg mountains. The six homes are at least 50 metres (165 feet) apart to ensure privacy and solitude. Personal service is provided by a dedicated butler and all meals are prepared by a private chef in the interactive kitchen. As with all our camps, a private safari vehicle, guide and tracker is guaranteed. Designed as contemporary glass and steel pavilions, the living and dining areas form the heart of each home together with the kitchen and fully stocked pantry and bar. Deep, shaded decks feature day beds for relaxation, an environmentally friendly plunge pool and a fire pit for sundowners and early morning coffee. The bedrooms are cocoon-like sanctuaries under canvas, connecting guests to the sights and sounds of nature while providing exceptional comfort and insulation from the Kalahari’s extreme temperatures.

Malori Star Bed @ Tswalu

A balmy summer night is a perfect time to sleep under the stars in the middle of the Kalahari. The Malori is Tswalu’s under canvas experience with comfortable beds, an open-air bathroom and a spacious deck area for dining, dreaming and stargazing.

⁠Whether reserved for romance or for family bonding time, a Malori sleep-out is about tuning out so that you can soak up the solitude, tune into the silence and count shooting stars.⁠ With comfortable beds, an open-air bathroom and a spacious deck area for dining, dreaming and stargazing, the tent is perfect for two but spacious enough to invite the family. The Malori sleep-out is one of those once-in-a-lifetime experiences you will never forget.⁠

A night at Malori needs to be booked in advance, carries an additional cost, and is offered subject to availability and prevailing weather conditions.

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Terms & Conditions

General Terms:

  • The hotels mentioned in the itinerary will depend on availability at the time of making the booking. Should alternatives be used it would be of similar standard.
  • This tour has an extensive set of terms and conditions. Please ask your consultant for further information.

Health:

  • See your doctor for advice in regards to vaccinations and malaria prophylaxis.

Disclaimer:

Travel and safety information and advice is based on information received from the various Southern African tourism boards of the countries we trade and operate in, and is deemed as correct and up to date at the time of publish. A guarantee of accurate and complete information, as well as a liability for any occurring damages and / or changes cannot be applied.

Payment Terms

20% Prepayment at time of booking.

Balance to be paid 60 days prior to travel.

Option 1: Bank Transfer

The customer will be liable for any bank charges.

Option 2: ATC works with Exchange4free (EFT only at this stage) and an email with a payment request would be sent to you.

Exchange4free offers Payers great value and benefits as follows:

  • no hidden fees to process EFT payments
  • no international swift transfer fees
  • highly competitive exchange rates
  • no credit card fraud or charge-back risk

If you agree to pay your invoice via Exchange4free, we only need your mobile number as you will receive a text message confirming your payment, and your company registration number should your company choose to pay by credit card.

Option 3: Credit Card Payment

Available on request. A 3% transaction fee will be applicable for the customer.

Cancellation Policy, South Africa

  • 90 – 45 days prior to travel: 20% (forfeit the deposit paid)
  • 44 – 30 days prior to travel: 30%
  • 29 – 15 days prior to travel: 40%
  • 14 – 08 days prior to travel: 60%
  • 07 days – NO SHOW: 100%

Special cancellation terms may apply for certain products and services.