If you're looking for something amazing and unique, this tour is for you. Not only can you watch new born Turtles hatch and make their way down to the beach, but you also get to go on Safari and discover for yourself what makes South Africa so famous.
A truly remarkable nature experience for couples and families alike. From South Africa you will be transferred to Dubai to end your holiday in Hilton Garden Inn Mall of the Emirates. With all the modern facilities you could expect from a 4* hotel, including an infinity pool, a soft colour palette, and contemporary design, this hotel really does provide a tranquil and comfortable haven from which to retire to after busy days of exploring Dubai. Set within central Al Barsha, this hotel provides easy access to the Sheikh Zayed Road and the Metro Station; offering fantastic connectivity to all of Dubai. The hotel is a mere 200m stroll from the famous Mall of the Emirates, and is also close to various beaches, the Burj Khalifa, as well as skydiving stations, golf courses, the Aquaventure Waterpark, the Heritage Village and Gold Souk market.
- Explore the the Aquaventure Waterpark, the Heritage Village and Gold Souk market in Dubai
- Get up close to the fascinating wildlife in South Africa
- unwind and revitalise yourself in one of South Africa’s most luxurious hotels
- Departs: london
- Arrives: durban, South Africa
- Departs: durban, South Africa
- Arrives: dubai, United Arab Emirates
- Departs: dubai, United Arab Emirates
- Arrives: london
Unforgettable Marina and Big Five Safari
- As Per Itinerary
- Experience the Turtle Walks at Thonga Beach
- Spot Black and White Rhino's at the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park
- Benefit from unlimited access at the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park
Dive into the exquisite phenomenon that is the Northern Beaches of Kwazulu Natal between November to February every year. Our very own Kwazulu North Coast is where you can experience the best of both worlds...
Spot the incredible turtles beaching to hatch their young and in the same breath, view Africa’s majestic Big Five.... all in one luxurious trip!
Gold Welcome on arrival at King Shaka International Airport
Avis Car Hire - Group C (Toyota Corolla Quest or Similar) x 7 days
2 Nights at the Oyster Box Hotel, Classic Room – Bed & Breakfast
3 Nights at Thonga Beach Lodge, Forest Room – Accommodation, all meals, teas & coffees, use of snorkelling equipment, daily guided turtle walks, 1 turtle night drive per stay, kayaking and sundowners at Lake Sibaya and cultural tours to Mabibi Community
3 Nights at Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge, Safari Room – Accommodation, all meals, teas & coffees, game drives
Day 1 - 3 DURBAN
On arrival at King Shaka International Airport, a warm and friendly Thompsons Africa welcome awaits you! Our expert Guest Service Officer is ready to assist and guide you through the airport to your waiting vehicle that will be transporting you to The Oyster Box Hotel where you will be spending the next two nights.
Relax, unwind and revitalise over the next two days in one of South Africa’s most luxurious hotels. Situated on Umhlanga’s beachfront overlooking the Indian Ocean and the iconic lighthouse, The Oyster Box is the ultimate in colonial charm and style. Choose one of their perfect venues for dining, cocktails or a light meal or indulge yourself at the Spa.
Accommodation: The Oyster Box
Day 3 - 5 ISIMANGALISO WETLAND PARK
After breakfast your car hired for the trip will be dropped off at the Oyster Box Hotel at 8am. Once you have packed your car you can prepare for your onward drive to Thonga Beach Lodge where your will be spending the next three nights. Once you have arrived at Thonga Beach Lodge, check in, unpack and get ready for your first turtle walk!
Over the next three days you will be doing daily walks, as well experiencing one Turtle Night Drive during your stay.
Accommodation: Thonga Beach Lodge
Day 6 - 8 HLUHLUWE IMFOLOZI PARK
After a delicious breakfast enjoy one last turtle walk and say goodbye to the majestic creatures. Depart from Thonga Beach Lodge and make your way to Rhino Ridge Safari lodge where you will be spending the next three days. Get settled in and freshen up before your afternoon safari activity.
Day - 9 DEPART
This morning after breakfast, enjoy your last morning game drive before leaving for King Shaka International where you will drop off your vehicle and prepare for your onward journey home.
Hilton Garden Inn Mall of the Emirates
- Guest Room
- Bed and Breakfast
- Facilities galore
- The simplistic yet, soft colour scheme and modern design
- The central Al Barsha location
This contemporary 4* hotel is centrally located in Al Barsha and provides easy access to the Sheikh Zayed Road and the Metro Station; offering fantastic connectivity to all of Dubai. The hotel is a mere 200m stroll from the famous Mall of the Emirates, and is also close to various beaches, the Burj Khalifa, as well as skydiving stations, golf courses, the Aquaventure Waterpark, the Heritage Village and Gold Souk market. With all the modern facilities you could wish for, including an infinity pool, and a soft colour palette, this hotel really does provide a tranquil and comfortable haven from which to explore the glamour, rich culture and futuristic developments of Dubai.
The hotel was very nice and situated near the train station which enabled you to get around easily. The food was good and the staff very friendly.
Linda Langton reviewing Hilton Garden Inn Mall of the Emirates (09-May-2017)
£2509 per person
Your holidays include:
- Representation Services