Wildlife & Warriors

A 7-day escorted tour discovering the beautiful scenery, wildlife and culture between Johannesburg and Durban.  Travel along the awe-inspiring Panorama Route and the ‘Land of the Rising Sun’, search for the Big Five in the world-renowned Kruger National Park and Hluhluwe Reserve, experience Swazi and authentic Zulu culture and enjoy a scenic trip up the Lebombo Mountains for sundowners!  Enjoy all of this and superb cuisine, luxurious accommodation and true South African hospitality.

Description

Highlights

  • Magnificent Panorama Route
  • Safari Experience
  • Swaziland & Zululand – Multicultural Experience
  • Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Safari
  • iSimangaliso Wetlands Park

Information

  • Departure – Mondays at 07h30
  • Transport in an air-conditioned luxury vehicle
  • English speaking THETA registered tour guide
  • 4* Star Graded accommodation
  • Includes 6 Breakfasts, 4 Dinners and 1 Lunch

 

Day 1 – Mon           Johannesburg / Hazyview                     (D)

Depart Johannesburg and travel via the magnificent Panorama Route. From many well-positioned vantage points, one has a view of the 33 km long gorge, which starts at Bourke’s Luck Potholes and ends at the Three Rondavels. Stop at God’s window. Late afternoon arrival at your hotel. Check in and freshen up before dinner.  Overnight Perry’s Bridge Hollow (standard room) or similar

 

Day 2 – Tue             Kruger National Park                             (BD)

Early morning open vehicle safari through the Kruger National Park. The world-renowned Kruger National Park offers a wildlife experience that ranks with the best in Africa. An optional afternoon safari is available on request (additional charge). Overnight Perry’s Bridge Hollow (standard room) or similar

 

Day 3 – Wed           Hazyview / Swaziland                           (BL)

Travel to the Royal Kingdom of Swaziland.  Enjoy a showcase of the traditional Swazi culture followed by a traditional lunch at the Matsamo Cultural Village. Continue to the Ngwenya Glass Works to see master craftsmen create beautiful sculptures and artwork from molten glass. Overnight Royal Swazi Spa (standard room) or similar

 

Day 4 – Thur            Swaziland / Zululand                              (BD)

Enjoy a morning visit to the Swazi Candle Factory.  Continue via Big Bend into KwaZulu Natal.  Embark on an afternoon scenic drive up the Lebombo Mountains.  The drive will be combined with a visit to a local and authentic Zulu homestead for a glimpse into Zulu life in today’s world. Overnight at Ghost Mountain Inn (standard room) or similar

 

Day 5 – Fri               Zululand                                                  (BD)

Enjoy the morning at leisure, embarking on the activities on offer from the hotel. After lunch (to own account), transfer to the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve for an afternoon of game viewing. Return to the hotel in the late afternoon.  Overnight Ghost Mountain Inn (standard room) or similar

 

Day 6 – Sat              Mkhuze / Durban                                   (B)

Journey along the Elephant Coast of KwaZulu Natal to St Lucia which is located at the southern extremity of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park.  Here you embark on an estuarine boat trip.  Continue to Durban for afternoon arrival at your hotel. Overnight The Benjamin Boutique Hotel (standard room) or similar

 

Day 7 – Sunday       Durban / Port Elizabeth                        (B)

Depending on the departure time of your flight, embark on a morning city tour of Durban – a cosmopolitan city where east meets west. You shall be transferred to King Shaka International Airport for your onward flight arrangements.

 

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