This wonderful itinerary combines the Kwazulu Natal area of South Africa and Maputo in Mozambique. You'll arrive in Durban where you will collect your hire car and will make your way to the beautiful Umhlanga village just outside of Durban. Enjoy 3 nights enjoying everything the sunshine coast has to offer from aquariums, golf courses, stunning mountain ranges and fabulous shopping. From the modern city you'll make your way into the bush and enjoy 4 nights on safari. With two game drives and a bush walk each day, you'll have plenty of opportunities to spot the Big 5 as well as plain game and a vast array of birds. After your adventures on safari you'll drive to the Kosi Bay border clear immigration and continue onto the stunning White Pearl Resort. Situated on a pristine private beach in southern Mozambique White Pearl Resorts offers sublime ocean frontage of more than 2km and is surrounded by untouched tracts of bush. It provides exceptional accommodation, service and cuisine along with some of the finest diving in Mozambique. Migrating humpback whales can be seen from the lodge from June to September and whale sharks are seen on dives during most of the year but particularly from October to March. After 7 nights you'll drive to Maputo Airport where you will drop off your hire car and will check in for your flight to Johannesburg and onwards home.
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Catch your overnight flight from Philadelphia International Airport to Durban King Shaka
Upon arrival at Durban King Shaka Airport you will make your way to the car hire desk to collect your hire car. From here you will drive yourself to Durban.
Today you will take the drive to the Phinda Private Game Reserve.
Today you will take the drive across the border into Mozambique and to your lodge.
Today you will take the drive to Maputo Airport where you will drop off your hire car and connect with your onward flight home.