Your tailor-made safari & beach holiday to South Africa

Kosi Forest Lodge Thonga Phinda game drive

Discover delightful Durban and South Africa's stunning East Coast with a mixture of city, beach and safari in this fabulous itinerary. Big 5 game viewing, with the wilds of the stunning coastline will enthrall the intrepid traveller and as a self drive option, you can really enjoy this holiday at your own pace. We love this itinerary for its varied wildlife and scenery, and as this home to the Zulu's; there is plenty of culture to immerse yourself in! If you are lucky and time things just right, you will arrive on the beaches of the Elephant Coast on time to witness turtles laying eggs, whale sharks basking off the coast and you can even swim with dolphins!

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Day 1

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

Day 2 - 5

4 nights at The Beverly Hills Hotel | Durban

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.

Room Type: Standard Room Meal Basis: BB Bed and Breakfast

Day 6 - 7

2 nights at Makakatana Bay Lodge | Elephant Coast

Today you will take the drive to the St Lucia.

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

Day 8 - 10

3 nights at Kosi Forest Lodge | Elephant Coast

Today you will take the drive to Kosi Bay.

Room Type: Forrest Room Meal Basis: FBA Full Board and Scheduled Activities

Day 11 - 14

4 nights at Thonga Beach Lodge | Elephant Coast

Today you will take the drive to the Elephant Coast.

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

Day 15 - 17

3 nights at Phinda Mountain Lodge | Phinda Private Game Reserve

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

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

Day 18

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.

Tailor-made itinerary from $6,090 pp

Includes

  • International flights from Philadelphia International Airport
  • Accommodation as specified
  • Meals as specified
  • All scheduled 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

Excludes

  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Visas and visa fees where relevant
  • Petrol
  • Beverages with the exception of all inclusive hotels
  • Additional activities not included as scheduled at hotels, lodges or camps

Flights

  • 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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