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Kruger and Mauritius Family Vacation

Inspirational safari & beach family holiday to South Africa and Mauritius

Staying in luxurious accommodation, this 2-part family holiday beautifully combines an exciting child-friendly Big 5 Kruger safari with a stay on the idyllic island of Mauritius. Spend the first 4 nights at the outstanding Chitwa Chitwa Lodge situated in the best game viewing area in South Africa, the Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve.  The Charlsy Suite will be your home for the duration of your stay, two inter-leading en-suite rooms with a combined living area and private plunge pool. Your time will be spent on twice-daily game drives where you and the children will have a host of exciting wildlife encounters.  In your down time, the lodge will arrange activities for the children from baking to guided walks with the rangers.  Every evening will be spent around a campfire under the African night sky, time to unplug from the digital world and immerse yourselves in this incredible natural environment.

In Mauritius you will stay in a 2-bedroom luxury villa at the 5-star Constance Belle Mare Plage Resort on the island's east coast.  The villa comes with its own private pool and butler service but is also a part of the larger resort, should you wish to enjoy meals in the many restaurants or partake in the resorts many activities.  The kid's club will keep the children entertained allowing you more time to top up your tan, play a round of golf or spend time in the spa. The 7 nights here will recharge all your batteries.

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Day by Day summary

  • Starts - Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Johannesburg OR Tambo International
  • 4 nights - Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Lodge, Sabi Sands, South Africa
  • 7 nights - Constance Belle Mare Plage, Belle Mare, Mauritius
  • Ends - Transfer to Mauritius for your international flight home

At a glance

  • Country Icon Mauritius, South Africa
  • Nights Icon 11 Nights
  • Beach Icon Beach
  • Safari Icon Safari

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Guide Price

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Includes flights from JFK
Price per person based on a family of 4
Itinerary Details


Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Johannesburg OR Tambo International

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Day 1 - 5

Arrive at Johannesburg Airport and connect onto your flight to Hoedspruit Airport bordering the Kruger Park. Here you will be met and driven to your lodge.

  • 4 nights

Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Lodge
All Inclusive | Charlsey Suite
South Africa

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Day 5 - 12

Today you will be driven to Kruger Mpumalanga Airport to catch your flight to Johannesburg and onwards to Mauritius Airport where you will be road transferred to your hotel.

  • 7 nights

Constance Belle Mare Plage
Half Board | 2 Bedroom Pool Villa

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Day 12

Today you will be met at your hotel and privately transferred back to Mauritius Airport for your international flight home.

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Our trips are unashamedly high-end but always deliver excellent value for money. Our guide price covers the majority of trip costs upfront, on a per person basis, including international flights and all transfers.

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  • Accommodation as specified
  • Meals as specified
  • All scheduled safari activities offered by the camps or lodges
  • Road transfers as detailed in the itinerary
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees
  • Carbon-offsetting with One Tree Planted
  • Conservation donation to Save the Rhino
  • Community projects contribution with Uthando
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  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Additional activities not offered as scheduled by the accommodation
  • Visas and visa fees where relevant
  • Beverages with the exception of all inclusive hotels
Indulge your passions


This sample trip offers countless adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most and we will curate your perfect itinerary.

  • Big 5 Safari Icon Big 5 Safari
  • 4 WD Safari Icon 4WD Safari
  • Birdwatching Icon Birdwatching
  • Boat Trip Icon Boat Trip
  • Guided Walking Safari Icon Guided Walking Safari
  • Night Drive Icon Night Drive
  • Ocean Safari Icon Ocean Safari
  • Helicopter Flights Icon Helicopter Flights
  • Cultural Experience Icon Cultural Experience
  • Canoeing Kayaking Icon Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Cycling Icon Cycling
  • Fishing Icon Fishing
  • Golf Icon Golf
  • Horseriding Icon Horse riding
  • Snorkelling Scuba Diving Icon Snorkeling/Scuba Diving
  • Tennis Icon Tennis
  • Watersports Icon Watersports
  • Kids Club Icon Kids Club
  • Photography Safari Icon Photography Safari
  • Wellness Spa Icon Wellness/Spa
Enriching encounters


Whether you want to tick off the Big Five or encounter specific safari species and sea creatures on your safari and coastal stay, our expert guides reveal the typical wildlife sightings to expect on this sample trip.

  • African Wilddog
    African Wilddog
  • Zebra
  • Wildebeest
  • White Rhino
    White Rhino
  • Spotted Hyena
    Spotted Hyena
  • Lion
  • Leopard
  • Elephant
  • Crocodile
  • Cheetah
  • Buffalo
  • Southern Giraffe
Sample Itineraries


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