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Luxury Family South Africa and Mozambique Safari and Beach Vacation

Inspirational safari & beach family holiday to South Africa and Mozambique

A luxury South Africa and Mozambique safari and beach vacation offering just the right about of adventure, relaxation of family bonding time. Start with an exciting 4 nights on safari staying at Chitwa Chitwa Lodge, set within the private Sabi Sands Game Reserve bordering the Kruger National Park.  You will have your own luxurious suite with plunge pool and enjoy twice-daily game drives in search of the Big 5 and the other wildlife.

Following your Big 5 game viewing experience, you'll catch a direct flight into Mozambique and hop over to the tropical paradise, Benguerra Island by helicopter.  Here you will stay in a family suite at andBeyond Benguerra Island.  Spend your days eating delicious fresh sea food, fishing, diving, snorkelling or simply relaxing together as a family.

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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 - andBeyond Benguerra Island, Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique
  • Ends - Transfer to Johannesburg OR Tambo International for your international flight home

At a glance

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

Tailor-made itineraries

Every Mahlatini trip is custom created to your exact travel wishes – no readymade tours or set departures. Get in touch with our experts to start creating your bespoke itinerary.

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 Kruger Mpumalanga Airport. Then it's a light aircraft flight to the Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve and a short transfer to the lodge.

  • 4 nights

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

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Day 5 - 12

Today you will fly to Vilanculos in Mozambique, via Kruger Mpumalanga Airport. On arrival you will be flown to your lodge on Benguerra Island by helicopter.

  • 7 nights
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Benguerra Island Lodge
All Inclusive | Casa Familia

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Day 12

Today you will be flown back to Vilanculous Airport by helicopter. Here you will connect with your onward flight home via Johannesburg Airport.

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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
  • Helicopter transfers to and from Vilanculos and Benguerra Island
  • All scheduled safari activities offered by the camps or lodges
  • Road transfers as detailed in the itinerary
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees
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  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Any additional activities not offered as scheduled by the camps or lodges
  • 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
  • Fishing Icon Fishing
  • Horseriding Icon Horse riding
  • Snorkelling Scuba Diving Icon Snorkeling/Scuba Diving
  • Watersports Icon Watersports
  • Kids Bushcraft Icon Kids Bushcraft
  • Food Experience Icon Food Experience
  • 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
  • Whale Shark
    Whale Shark
  • Spotted Hyena
    Spotted Hyena
  • Manta Ray
    Manta Ray
  • Loggerhead Sea Turtle
    Loggerhead Sea Turtle
  • Lion
  • Leopard
  • Leatherback Turtle
    Leatherback Turtle
  • Humpback Whale
    Humpback Whale
  • Elephant
  • Dugong
  • Crocodile
  • Coral
  • Cheetah
  • Buffalo
  • Bottlenose Dolphin
    Bottlenose Dolphin
  • Southern Giraffe
Sample Itineraries


From majestic wildlife to out of this world natural wonders, enchanting beaches and intriguing cities, every bespoke Mahlatini journey is thrilling. Unsure where to visit? Whether it’s a bucket-list adventure, a milestone celebration or simply a much-needed escape, experience the joy with this inspiring selection of favourites.

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