Planes, trains and boats – all these wonderful adventures to see three Southern African countries.

 

 

Destination: South Africa

 

COSTFROM ZAR 172 499.00 per person sharing (Minimum 2 Pax)
INCLUDED 3 Nights accommodation at Dulini River Lodge in a suite, including all meals, teas & coffees, drinks (house wines, local brand spirits, beers and soft drinks), minibar in your suite, refreshments on game drives, bush walks, two game drives daily, laundry service, nightly conservation levy and return transfers from the airstrip
2 Nights accommodation at Mbano Manor Hotel in a standard suite on a bed & breakfast basis
2 Nights accommodation on the Zambezi Queen in a standard suite, inclusive of all meals, soft drinks, mineral water, coffee & tea and local beer & wine, guided water-based game viewing & birding, fishing (catch & release only), non-professional water-based photographic safari, cultural tour of a local village, return road transfers from Kasane International Airport and Kasane Immigration office on the Botswana side of the Chobe River and boat transfers between Kasane Immigration Office and Namibia Immigration Office located on the Namibian side of the Chobe River
1 Night accommodation at the Capital Menlyn Maine Hotel in a standard room on a bed & breakfast basis
2 Nights accommodation on The Blue Train in a De Luxe Suite, inclusive of all meals, high tea, drinks (alcoholic & non-alcoholic) and off-train excursions.
4 Nights accommodation at the Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel in a superior room on a bed & breakfast basis
Return Cape Town Airport transfer
Private half-day Cape Town city tour
Private full-day Cape Peninsula tour
Private full-day Cape Winelands tour, including 2 x wine tasting at different wine estates
NOT INCLUDED Flights (other than the scheduled charter flight into Sabi Sand Game Reserve)
Travel insurance
Dulini Game Reserve airstrip passenger tax
Expenses of a personal nature
Visa fees (where applicable)
Airport taxes
Souvenirs
Table Mountain return cable car ticket
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Day 1

Sabi Sand Game Reserve

On arrival at OR Tambo you will be met and taken through to the scheduled charter flight that will be flying you into the Sabi Sand Game Reserve.

On arrival at the lodge, spend some time settling in and relaxing in your suite before the late afternoon / early evening game drive sets out. Dinner is served once you are back at the lodge.

Overnight at Dulini River Lodge in a suite on a fully inclusive basis.

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Day 2 - 3

Sabi Sand Game Reserve

An early morning start to enjoy the game drive as the sun rises. Once you are back at the lodge you have an option of a short bush walk (subject to availability and weather) or to spend the day relaxing around the lodge, until the later afternoon game drive sets out again.

Overnight at Dulini River Lodge in a suite on a fully inclusive basis

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Day 4

Victoria Falls

After the last morning game drive, you will be flown to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport by scheduled chater flight, where you will connect with your flight to Victoria Falls (flight fare not included).

On arrival in Vic Falls you will be met and transferred through to your hotel, where the rest of your day is at leisure

Overnight at Mbano Manor Boutique Hotel on a bed & breakfast basis

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Day 5

Victoria Falls

Spend the day at your leisure in Victoria Falls. It’s the adrenalin capital of Southern Africa, so you will be spoilt for choice

Overnight at Mbano Manor Boutique Hotel on a bed & breakfast basis

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Day 6

Chobe

After breakfast you will be collected and transferred through to Kasane in Botswana. Here you will be met by a representative from the Zambezi Queen, who will assist you with further immigration processes between Botswana and Namibia (please speak to your consultant for more information).

Once you have boarded the houseboat, the afternoon is at leisure until the late afternoon river cruise on the tender boat

Overnight on the Zambezi Queen in a standard suite on a full board basis

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Day 7

Chobe

The morning is at your leisure on the boat. Either spend a leisurely morning on the deck, watching the wildlife and birds of the river, or join a water-based safari or a tour of one of the Namibian villages.

Enjoy lunch back on board, with a leisurely afternoon, until the afternoon river safari sets out

Overnight on the Zambezi Queen in a standard suite on a full board basis

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Day 8

Pretoria

After breakfast you will be collected and transferred through to Kasane in Botswana. Here you will connect with your flight to Johannesburg (fare not included).

On arrival in Johannesburg you will be transferred through to Pretoria.

Overnight at Capital Menlyn Maine Hotel in a standard room on a bed & breakfast basis

9 - 10

Day 9 - 10

Blue Train

Transfer from the hotel to The Blue Train Lounge, Pretoria Station. Once you have boarded the train and had the suite and train orientation, the rest of the day is at your leisure, while the train begins its winding journey to Cape Town.

Overnight on The Blue Train in a De Luxe Double on a fully inclusive basis

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Day 11

Cape Town

You arrive in Cape Town late in the day and from the station you will be transferred through to your hotel, where the rest of the evening is at your leisure

Overnight at the Radisson Blu Waterfront in a Superior room on a bed & breakfast basis.

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Day 12

Cape Town

A half day Cape Town city tour is on the agenda this morning, including a return cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain (weather permitting).

The afternoon is at your leisure

Overnight at the Radisson Blu Waterfront in a Superior room on a bed & breakfast basis.

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Day 13

Cape Town

A full day tour of the Cape Peninsula will be arranged today, including stops at Cape point, Boulder’s Beach to see the Penguins and Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.

Overnight at the Radisson Blu Waterfront in a Superior room on a bed & breakfast basis.

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Day 14

Cape Town

Today you will be introduced to the famous Cape Winelands. Wine tasting will be arranged for you at a couple of estates and lunch will be arranged for you (costs not included)

Overnight at the Radisson Blu Waterfront in a Superior room on a bed & breakfast basis

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Day 15

Departure

Transfer to Cape Town Airport, where you will continue with your onward arrangements

Dunlini River Lodge

Beneath the boughs of mature riverine forest, boardwalks meander to reach the six chic suites, each boasting a wide private terrace and offering unforgettable wilderness that will leave you feeling enchanted and longing for more.

The serenity of the setting is reflected in elemental tones and textures of six magnificent suites, which emerge from the banks of the river. With cantilevered decks boasting heated plunge pools, relaxation in Nature’s peace is a given.

Game drives at Dulini traverse a 10,500 hectare property of pristine bushveld that encompasses all of the key ecological systems of this world-famous Reserve.

Dulini’s extensive property includes access to 16 kilometres of river frontage along both the northern and southern banks of the Sand River, a key waterway that is renowned for the mature indigenous forests on its banks, as well as excellent wildlife sightings throughout the year.

Mbano Manor Hotel

Mbano Manor Hotel is an intimate luxury boutique hotel in Victoria Falls. Nestled in an enclosed ancient teak forest, the 5-star hotel accommodation comprises of 18 luxury suites & one presidential Mutota Forest villa. The tranquil setting offers a uniquely perfect blend of rich cultural history and world-class hospitality at the majestic Victoria Falls.

Proudly founded, built & managed by a dynamic African woman, we are a family owned & independent luxury boutique hotel at Victoria Falls.

Mbano is the new destination of choice for discerning travellers seeking an authentic & exclusive 5-star luxury experience at Victoria Falls. Mbano Manor Hotel is conveniently located within minutes of the Victoria Falls, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. Victoria Falls is a bucket-list paradise, offering an abundance of leisure pursuits and adventure tourism activities, with options including sightseeing at the iconic Victoria Falls, river safaris, helicopter excursions, game drives in nearby parks, white water rafting, bungee jumping and more.

Zambezi Queen

Zambezi Queen offers luxury accommodation in the form of 14 tasteful and luxurious suites – ten standard suites and four spacious master suites, all with outer decks so you can soak up the revitalising Chobe River breeze and appreciate uninterrupted views of the unique African landscape beyond.

Capital Menlyn Maine Hotel

You’ll have what you need to enjoy Pretoria’s newest upmarket lifestyle experience. Stay at The Capital Menlyn Maine and enjoy even more choice with newly added rooms just across the road at The Capital Trilogy.

You get to enjoy luxurious hotel rooms and apartments in Pretoria, at a less-than-expected rate. It has all the essential luxuries of an outdoor swimming pool, spa, high-speed uncapped Wi-Fi, an impressive conference centre, and rooms ranging from hotel to 3-bedroom apartments and penthouses.

Blue Train

The 2-night journey on the Blue Train between Pretoria and Cape Town fits naturally into your touring plans for South Africa.

The Blue Train has been synonymous with luxury and hospitality since 1946, travelling through some of the most diverse and spectacular scenery offered by the African sub-continent.

Guests can expect personal and attentive service, a dedicated butler, comfortable accommodation, excellent fine-dining and exquisite wines.

The Blue Train presents honeymoon couples with the gift of complimentary Champagne and a blue leather photo frame.

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront

Wake to the sound of gentle waves breaking on the shore from one of our 177 rooms and suites at the Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town. We’re conveniently situated close to the city center and iconic attractions such as Table Mountain and Robben Island, we’re also just a complimentary shuttle ride away from the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Dine on delicious dishes at Tobago’s Restaurant or unwind at our rim-flow pool with a refreshing cocktail, offering incredible views of the ocean. Feel your tension melt away at Amani Spa, a stunning place where you can unwind and relax. If you’re in Capetown on business, make use of our four modern meeting venues.