This incredible family trip takes in the hugely entertaining city of Cape Town and combines it with a stay in the Cape's Cedarberg Mountains as well as in the province of Kwazulu Natal on South Africa's East Coast. The itinerary combines culture, adventure, beach and an incredible safari, all whilst staying in some of the best accommodation the country has to offer. The children will be kept busy throughout with exciting activities, mum and dad can relax or join in with the fun! From the incredible city of Cape Town,with all of its child-friendly activities, you will travel to Bushman's Kloof Wilderness Reserve with its breaktaking scenery and host of activities from hiking, biking, canoing and fishing to nature drives and rock art excursions.
Leave the Cape then and travel to sub-tropical Durban for a stay in the 5 star Oyster Box Hotel with incredible views of the Indian Ocean and a swimming beach, perfect for the children. Finish off with four nights on safari at the outstanding Phinda Mountain Lodge where the children can join the Wild Child programme, they'll leave South Africa as mini rangers excited about conserving our planet and its animals. A few of Mahlatini's family experts will have stayed in these hotels and lodges with their own children and will be able to provide a personal account of what you can expect from this never-to-be-forgotten family holiday.
Whatever your budget, our travel experts will work with you and give expert advice to make the very most of your available time and funds. They will guide you on the best time of year to travel, select the best value destinations and secure the little ‘add-ons’ that will make your tailor-made trip that extra bit special.
We are confident that we will offer highly competitive rates direct from our supplier network but we are always happy to compare with other quotes to ensure you secure the best value.
Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Cape Town International
Upon arrival at Cape Town International Airport you will make your way to the car hire desk to collect your hire car. From here you will drive yourself to Cape Town.
Today you will take the drive to Bushman's Kloof Nature Reserve at the foot of the Cedarberg Mountains, with beautiful open plains, sandstone formations and ancient bush art sites dating back 10,000 years.
Today you will take the drive back to Cape Town International Airport where you drop off your hire car and connect with your flight to Durban Airport. On arrival you will collect your hire car and drive to Umhlanga Rocks, a coastal town north of Durban.
Today you will take the drive to the Phinda Private Game Reserve.
Today you will take the drive to Durban Airport where you will drop off your hire car and connect with your onward flight home.
Arrive at JFK