A fabulous introduction to South Africa's sensational wildlife and stunning coastline and scenery, with a self drive holiday. Spend time in two Big 5 game reserves along with amazing beach time on South Africa's Wild Coast. We love this itinerary for its incredible scenery coupled with amazing wildlife and the outstanding hospitality that South Africa is famous for.
- Tailor-made Itinerary from $3,450 Per Person
- 3 nights at Sandals Umhlanga Rocks
Upon arrival at Durban King Shaka 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.
- Elephant Coast
- 2 nights at AmaZulu Lodge
Today you will take the drive to the Elephant Coast.
- Elephant Coast
- 3 nights at Rocktail Beach Camp
Today you will drive further down to the Elephant Coast.
- 2 nights at Reilly's Rock Hilltop Lodge
Today you will take the drive to the Swaziland.
- Panorama Route
- 2 nights at Oliver's Restaurant and Lodge
Today you will take the drive to the Panorama Route.
- Thornybush Nature Reserve
- 3 nights at Chapungu Luxury Tented Camp
Today you will take the drive to the Thornybush Nature Reserve.
Onward Transfer to Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport
Today you will take the drive to Nelspruit Airport where you will drop off your hire car and connect with your onward flight to Johannesburg and international connection.
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- Arrival Airport: Durban King Shaka
Sandals Umhlanga Rocks
Rocktail Beach Camp
Reilly's Rock Hilltop Lodge
Oliver's Restaurant and Lodge
Chapungu Luxury Tented Camp
- Return Airport: Johannesburg OR Tambo International
- International flights from JFK
- Accommodation as specified
- Meals as specified
- All scheduled safari activities offered by the camps or lodges
- Car hire, group B car, including full cover, unlimited km and taxes & GPS
- National Parks and conservation entry fees
- Personal travel insurance
- Additional activities not offered as scheduled by the accommodation
- Outward Flight:
- Overnight from JFK to Durban King Shaka
- Return Flight:
- Overnight from Johannesburg OR Tambo International to JFK
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The prices in our itineraries are intended to guide you towards a potential budget for your holiday.
The cost of your tailored holiday will be dependent on what accommodation and airline class you select, the season you travel in, the airline used, any discounts applied or additional private extras you require.
Our journey specialists understand that you will be searching for a quality holiday at the best price and as we are always looking to establish loyalty to Mahlatini, we will be happy to compare any cheaper options you may have obtained. Do be aware, however, of any hidden extras and that you are indeed comparing like for like whilst also receiving the same quality service and financial protection.