Battlefields and Berg Tour (7 day)

No of People: Min 2

Dates: On Demand

Duration: 6 Nights / 7 Days

Meals: (B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner)

Accommodation

High quality hotels, lodges and guesthouses have been selected to give our client the best value for money.
Various standards of accommodation are available.
* Accommodation is subject to availability, if the under mentioned accommodation is not available we shall endeavour to supply comparable facilities.

DAY 1:

Your guide will meet you upon arrival in Johannesburg at O R Tambo International Airport. Depart via Standerton and Newcastle to Dundee in the province of KwaZulu Natal, which is also known as "The Place of Heaven". Dinner will be served at the lodge's restaurant. Overnight in Dundee.

Accommodation:   Royal Country Inn (D) Two Star Tour Accommodation Rating in South Africa


DAY 2:

Early departure for a day of history and battlefields, visit places that still exude an ambience of a once mighty Zulu nation, such as the "Battle of Blood River", the Anglo-Zulu war battlefields of Isandlwana and Rorke`s Drift. Return to Dundee for the night.

Accommodation:  Royal Country Inn (D) Two Star Tour Accommodation Rating in South Africa


DAY 3:

Travel to the Hluhluwe / Umfolozi Game Reserve, in by-gone years this reserve was the hunting grounds of Zulu Kings. Spend the rest of day in search of the "Big 5" and a host of other animals. Dinner will be served at the camp's restaurant. Overnight in Hluhluwe / Umfolozi.

Accommodation:   Hilltop Camp (B) Four Star Tour Accommodation Rating in South Africa


DAY 4:

This morning we take a cruise on the St Lucia estuary, a lake riddled with crocodiles and hippos in the Greater St Lucia Wetlands, another one of South Africa's 6 world heritage sites. Depart after the cruise to Shakaland for lunch and then check-in to the hotel. Enjoy Zulu hospitality at its best with a traditional Zulu festival at Shakaland, dinner at the hotel.

Accommodation:   Protea Hotel Shakaland (B & D) Four Star Tour Accommodation Rating in South Africa


DAY 5:

Travel to Giants Castle in the Natal Drakensburg Mountains, also known as the "barrier of spears" via the historical city of Pietermaritzburg, stop for lunch in Howick at the Howick Waterfall. All meals are served at the lodge's restaurant. Overnight in the Natal Drakensberg Mountains.

Accommodation:   Giants Castle (B) Four Star Tour Accommodation Rating in South Africa


DAY 6:

A day at leisure in the beautiful Natal Drakensburg Mountains where Bushmen left their life stories in the form of paintings and drawings on the rocks and in the caves. Visit Giants Castle cave for a guided tour or take a walk along one of the numerous nature trails in this park. Dinner is included tonight and will be served at the lodge's restaurant. Overnight in the Natal Drakensberg Mountains.

Accommodation:   Giants Castle (B & D) Four Star Tour Accommodation Rating in South Africa


DAY 7:

Return to Johannesburg the commercial hub of South Africa. There will be time for last minute shopping before your departure.

Accommodation:   (B)


INCLUDED:
Accommodation (3*), transport, guide, meals as indicated, porter-age where available, conservation fees and all entrance fees as per itinerary.


EXCLUDED:
Air tickets, passport and visa fees, airport tax, insurance, phone calls, facsimiles, beverages, gratuities, items of a personal nature and excess baggage.

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