Your tailor-made safari & beach holiday to South Africa

Few people realise just how diverse South Africa is and equally how much it has to offer. This itinerary focuses upon the KwaZulu-Natal region, an area that we would consider to be a bit of a hidden gem of South Africa. The itinerary starts at the incredibly stylish Oyster Box where you will have a chance to relax and unwind in luxury after your international flights. Over this period Oyster Box are running a 3 for 2 night special, making this property incredibly good option! Following your time in the Oyster Box you will then move onto Rhino Ridge Lodge in Hhluhluwe iMfolozi Park where you will enjoy a 4 day big 5 safari! The itinerary comes to a relaxing end with 7 nights at the luxurious Thonga Beach Lodge, which is located on one of KwaZulu-Natal's best stretches of coastline! Both Rhino Ridge Lodge and Thonga Beach Lodge are part of the Isibindi property portfolio; with 11 consecutive nights in their properties a significant multi-night discount is incorporated into the costs, making this itinerary truly remarkable value/ luxury for the money. Don't miss out on your chance to take in one of South Africa's best itineraries!

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Day 1

Catch your overnight flight from Philadelphia International Airport to Durban King Shaka

Day 2 - 4

3 nights at The Oyster Box Hotel | Durban

Upon arrival at Durban King Shaka Airport you will collect your hire car. From here you will drive yourselves to your hotel.

Room Type: Bush Villa Meal Basis: BB Bed and Breakfast

Day 5 - 8

4 nights at Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge | Elephant Coast

Today you will take the drive to Rhino Ridge.

Room Type: Forest View Room Meal Basis: FBS Full Board and Scheduled Safari Activities

Day 9 - 15

7 nights at Thonga Beach Lodge | Elephant Coast

Today you will take the drive to the Elephant Coast.

Room Type: Ocean View Room Meal Basis: FB Full Board

Day 16

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.



  • International flights from Philadelphia International Airport
  • Accommodation as specified
  • Meals as specified
  • Drinks (excluding premium brands)
  • Light aircraft transfers as detailed in the itinerary
  • Car hire, group C car (toyota corolla or similar) including full cover, unlimited km and taxes
  • Road transfers as detailed in the itinerary
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees
  • Private safari vehicle
  • Honeymoon extras
  • Private guide


  • 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 Philadelphia International Airport to Durban King Shaka
  • Return Flight:
  • Overnight from Durban King Shaka to Philadelphia International Airport

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