Discover the impressive the regal mpumalanga and wildlife adventure tour, which 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'. From South Africa you'll be transferred to the Seychelles where you'll be staying at The Kempinski Seychelles, the ideal resort located on the island of Mahé.
The resort is perfect for those looking for something private and luxurious, boasting stunning surroundings and views from all rooms and suites. Dining options are many and include everything from fine dining to casual cuisine to cocktails at the bar. Enjoy indulging in the spa treatments, designed to completely rejuvenate and revitalise the senses. Especially exciting is the Elemental Herbology experience for the ultimate skin conditioning.
- Explore the magnificent suburban shopping malls or take an optional afternoon Soweto Tour
- The freshest of Indian Ocean seafood and Creole cuisine are specialties at Les Palms
- Drives are conducted by a qualified game ranger and Shangaan tracker who will share their vast experiences of the savannah
- Departs: london
- Arrives: johannesburg, South Africa
- Departs: johannesburg, South Africa
- Arrives: mahe, Seychelles
- Departs: mahe, Seychelles
- 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
Kempinski Seychelles Resort
- Hill View Room
- Bed and Breakfast
- Salon Quincy
- Large infinity pool
- Beach fronted resort
Located on the largest island of the Seychelles, Mahe, the Kempinski Seychelles boasts modern luxury rooms and suites with stunning ocean, beach or mountain views with balcony or terrace. There are a host of dining options to suit all tastes and palettes from casual dining to gourmet experiences to relaxed cocktails in the bar. The spa boasts six treatment rooms including a couples room in incredibly lush surroundings. Guaranteed to relax and revitalise, with opportunities to experience Elemental Herbology for the ultimate skin conditioning. Swim in an Olympic-length swimming pool, snorkel in calm, warm waters, try your luck at the casino and let your kids enjoy the kids club.
Truly excellent food and service made this hotel stand out from the crowd.
Adam Cleur reviewing Kempinski Seychelles Resort (04-Nov-2016)
£4549 per person
Your holidays include:
- Representation Services