For a comprehensive South African Safari the regal mpumalanga and wildlife adventure packs everything you'll need to experience the best of the wilderness of South Africa. From trekking through Kruger national park on the hunt for the 'Big Five', the more scenic treats, such as 'God's Window' to dining under the stars with a traditional African 'Boma'.
Luxuriate in Mauritius where you can shelter yourself away from the world and the daily grind with a fabulous getaway to a Mauritian private cove, where your every wish and whim will be catered for and all your worries melt under the glorious sunshine.
- Ascend the grandiose north-eastern Drakensberg mountain range via Abel Erasmus Pass and the Strydom Tunnel
- Meander through the extraordinary Panorama route
- Enjoy a wide variety of activities for all ages with a gym, tennis courts, a Mini-Club and a club for teens
- Departs: london
- Arrives: johannesburg, South Africa
- Departs: johannesburg, South Africa
- Arrives: mauritius, Mauritius
- Departs: mauritius, Mauritius
- Arrives: london
Regal Mpumalanga & Wildlife Adventure
- As Per Itinerary
- Experience an open 4x4 vehical game drive
- Enjoy an evening feast under the stars
- Visit the iconic 'God's Window'
A quintessential African journey including an exclusive private game lodge, panoramic vistas and the world famous Kruger National Park. This fully guided adventure is guaranteed to captivate and enthral guests with the spirit and wonders of Africa.
Touch down at OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) where you'll be met and transferred to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, exploring the magnificent suburban shopping malls or take an optional afternoon Soweto Tour (own account). At 19h00 we all meet up at reception for a briefing on the tour and a chance to meet your fellow travellers.
Accommodation: Protea Hotel Balalaika or similar
Distance travelled today: 35 km
(Sun) Northern Kruger Park & Surrounds (BB, D + 2 Game Activities)
We leave Johannesburg and travel via the towns of Dullstroom and Lydenburg before we ascend the grandiose north-eastern Drakensberg mountain range via Abel Erasmus Pass and the Strydom Tunnel. After a lunch stop (own account) we arrive at our exclusive private game reserve. After tea, we set off on an afternoon/evening open 4x4 vehicle game drive - perfect for game viewing. Drives are conducted by a qualified game ranger and Shangaan tracker who will share their vast experiences of the savannah. A decadent evening meal compliments and completes the day's adventure.
Accommodation: Shiduli Private Game Lodge or similar
Distance travelled today: 480 km
(Mon) Northern Kruger Park & Surrounds (FB + 2 Game Activities)
Morning and afternoon game drives will be spent traversing the many hectares of supreme and diverse vegetation in search of the Big Five, as well as a wealth of other smaller creatures and bird species. The Lodge is the ideal place to unwind during the heat of the day in a relaxed ambience with its lush indigenous garden dappled in shade, or around the sparkling pool. In the evening, enjoy a dinner feast under the stars in a traditional African 'boma'.
Accommodation: Shiduli Private Game Lodge or similar
Distance travelled today: 80 km
(Tue) Hazyview (BB)
Set off before sunrise in our open safari vehicle in search of elusive nocturnal animal species and enjoy morning coffee, tea and traditional snacks as daylight begins in the African bushveld. After enjoying a hearty brunch, it is time to meander through the extraordinary Panorama route. Enjoy the breath taking views across the Blyde River Canyon (3 Rondavels), Bourke's Luck Potholes, Lisbon waterfalls and God's Window. After a short refreshment stop in Graskop, we travel to Hazyview arriving in the late afternoon.
Accommodation: Perry's Bridge Hollow Boutique Hotel or similar
Distance travelled today: 180 km
(Wed) A Morning Big Five game viewing in Kruger National Park (PB)
Set off before breakfast for a morning in search of lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard, and all manner of wondrous wildlife, birds and plant species. Savour the magic of this enormous wilderness. We return to Hazyview around lunch time and you have the afternoon at leisure. For guests who wish to substitute their morning game drive, a morning elephant interaction with these 'gentle giants' is available for you to enjoy. Saying goodbye to the animals, we conclude the safari adventure by returning to Johannesburg with a drop off at OR Tambo International Airport or your hotel in Johannesburg.
Distance travelled today: 420 km
Lux* Grand Gaube
- Half Board
- three beautiful beaches to choose from
- Feng Shui philosophy pervades the hotel
- Food cooked to perfection
Lux* Grand Gaube, lies on a sheltered private cove on the north-east coast of Mauritius, not far from Grand Baie. This hotel is designed around the principles of the ancient Chinese philosophy Feng Shui and great care has been taken to create balance between the five elements - water, wood, fire, earth and metal. The resort’s beachside location is perfect for enjoying the water sports on offer or simply relaxing and soaking in the sun. There are a wide variety of activities for all ages with a gym, tennis courts, a Mini-Club and a club for teens. Guests can also revitalise the mind and body with yoga or tai chi or indulge in a rejuvenating treatment at The Source Thalassotherapy and Spa. Lux* Grand Gaube offers something for everyone, whether you are seeking a fun family holiday, a relaxing couple’s escape or a romantic honeymoon. Trip Advisor has recently awarded Lux* Grand Gaube the title of "Best Hotel in the World for Romance".
Please note that Lux* Grand Gaube was formerly known as Legends, Maurituis.
NOTICE: Hotel will be closed from 1st June 2017 until 30th November 2017
Great hoilday hotel location and all the staff where fantastic.
Albert Walker reviewing Lux* Grand Gaube (17-Dec-2016)
£4219 per person
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