Cape and KwaZulu Natal city, beach and safari holiday

12 Apostles Game drive at Phinda Romantic-mountain-views-of-Phinda2

Offering a city break in Cape Town, Indian Ocean beaches in Durban and a fabulous Big 5 safari, this trip has it all. Explore the highlights of Cape Town from Table Mountain and Cape Point to Robben Island and the V&A Waterfront, all from the luxury of the 5 star Twelve Apostles Hotel, known for its incredible sea views. Then head to South Africa's east coast and to the exclusive Oyster Box Hotel situated right on one of Durban's most beautiful beaches. Here spend your time lounging by the pool or on the beach before heading north to Phinda Private Game Reserve and to the spectacular Phinda Forest Lodge where you will be spoilt with an abundance of activities including Big 5 game drives.

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Day 1

Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Cape Town International

Day 2 - 5

Upon arrival at Cape Town International Airport you will be met by a member of the Mahlatini team who will assist you to the car hire desk to collect your hire car. From here you will drive yourselves to your hotel.

Room Type: Mountain facing room Meal Basis: BB Bed and Breakfast

Day 6 - 9

Today you will drive yourselves to Cape Town International Airport where you will drop off your hire car and catch your flight to Durban. On arrival you will collect a further hire car and drive yourselves to The Oyster Box Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks.

Room Type: Classic Garden Facing Room Meal Basis: BB Bed and Breakfast

Day 10 - 13

Today you will take the drive to the Phinda Private Game Reserve.

Room Type: Suite Meal Basis: AIS All Inclusive and Scheduled Safari Activities

Day 14

Today you will take the drive to Durban King Shaka Airport where you will drop off your hire car and connect with your onward flight home.

Day 15

Arrive at JFK

Tailor-made itinerary from $5,310 pp


  • International flights from JFK
  • Accommodation as specified
  • Meals as specified
  • All scheduled safari activities offered by the camps or lodges
  • Car hire, group C car (Toyota Corolla or similar) including full cover, unlimited km and taxes
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees


  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Additional activities not offered as scheduled by the accommodation
  • Visas and visa fees where relevant
  • Petrol
  • Beverages with the exception of all inclusive hotels


  • Outward Flight:
  • Overnight from JFK to Cape Town International
  • Return Flight:
  • Overnight from Durban King Shaka to JFK

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