It’s hard to imagine a better combination than a Beach and Bush adventure: a perfect combination of activity and relaxation. Begin your holiday by relaxing and unwinding on the white sandy beaches of Mauritius before setting off on safari in search of spectacular wildlife in South Africa. This safari offers the traveller an opportunity to relax and recharge before enjoying the ultimate safari experience.
|Priced from (AUD)||$5,850|
|1||Mauritius||Le Canonnier Hotel|
|2||Mauritius||Le Canonnier Hotel|
|3||Mauritius||Le Canonnier Hotel|
|4||Mauritius||Le Canonnier Hotel|
|5||Mauritius||Le Canonnier Hotel|
|6||Kruger National Park||Rissington Inn|
|7||Kruger National Park||Rissington Inn|
|8||Kapama Private Game Reserve||Kapama River Lodge|
|9||Kapama Private Game Reserve||Kapama River Lodge|
|10||Kapama Private Game Reserve||Kapama River Lodge|
|11||Johannesburg||End of Safari|
Day 1: Mauritius [D]
Depart Australia on your flight to Mauritius. On arrival, you will be met and transferred to the Beachcomber Le Canonnier Hotel for 5 nights of sun, sand and relaxation, including breakfast and dinner during your stay.
Le Canonnier stands proudly above the coastline on a historic peninsula. It boasts commanding views over the northern islands and sparkling Indian Ocean, lush tropical gardens dotted with cascading pools and a string of secluded creeks. Bearing testimony to the island’s historical past are ruins of a lighthouse and fortress, blending seamlessly into the tropical gardens.
Days 2/3/4/5: Mauritius [BLD]
These days are spent at Le Canonnier. The resort offers a wellness and massage centre nestled in a two-century-old tree, 3 restaurants including Le Navigator, with a direct view of Coin de Mire island, and a variety of activities including archery and introduction to yoga classes. (Optional all inclusive rate is available.)
Day 6: Mauritius to Kruger National Park [BD]
Leisurely morning before transfer to the airport for your flight via Johannesburg to Kruger National Park. On arrival you will be met and transferred by road to Rissington Inn for 2 nights accommodation on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis. Rissington Inn is an affordable award-winning country lodge in the heart of the Lowveld. The 14 individual rooms and suites are surrounded by colourful gardens and offer comfortable, spacious accommodation. All rooms have their own verandahs, and private bathroom.
Day 7: Kruger National Park [BD]
Depart early for a full day game drives in the Kruger National Park in open safari vehicle and return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Kruger National Park is South Africa’s most exciting African safari destination. Steeped in legend and history, the iconic Kruger National Park offer the opportunity for guest to explore its vast landscapes and spectacular African wildlife. We spend the day on Safari within the National Park in search of a multitude of birds and wildlife.
Day 8: Scenic transfer to Kapama Private Game Reserve [BD]
Depart early, after breakfast, for a scenic transfer via the Panoramic Route to Kapama Private Game Reserve. During the transfer we will visit majestic natural sites such as God’s Window, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, the Three Rondavels and the Blyde River Canyon: the third largest Canyon of its kind in the world. This is one of the most scenic drives in the region offering magnificent views, dramatic landscapes and exquisite waterfalls. On arrival at Kapama Private Game Reserve, check into Kapama River Lodge for 3 nights accommodation including all meals and game activities. Enjoy an evening safari on the reserve.
Day 9/10: Kapama [BLD]
These days will be spent on safari at Kapama. Enjoy early morning and late afternoon/evening safaris on the property in search of a variety of wildlife, under the expert guidance of your qualified ranger and tracker. Game drives are conducted in open safari vehicles.
Within the expansive Kapama Private Game Reserve, River Lodge epitomises luxury safari accommodation. The majestic northern Drakensberg mountains form the backdrop to the River Suites which are positioned along a bend of the seasonal Kapama River. The spacious, air-conditioned suites have uninterrupted views over the game reserve from private patios, and all feature full, ensuite bathrooms with lavish amenities replenished daily. The suites are decorated to reflect old Africa in a luxury game lodge setting. Beverage stations for early morning coffee in suite and minibars for sundowners on your private patio are standard in all rooms.
Day 11: Johannesburg [B]
A morning safari and breakfast before transfer to the airport for your short flight to Johannesburg to connect with your onward flight.
|Cost Per Person (11 Days)||Twin Share||Single Supp.|
|10 Jan – 23 Apr 2017||from $5,995*||from $1,315*|
|24 Apr – 30 Sep 2017||from $5,850*||from $1,315*|
|01 Oct – 31 Oct 2017||from $5,995*||from $1,315*|
- Return flights ex Australia to Mauritius/Africa
- Internal flights
- All taxes
- Transfers throughout
- 10 nights accommodation in comfortable 4 star hotels and lodges
- Breakfast daily
- All meals on safari
- Game drives and activities as per itinerary
- All meals, drinks and refreshments in Mauritius at the resort
- Personal items
- Optional activities
- Anything not mentioned above
*Price subject to availability, until further notice. Surcharges may apply, subject to availability of the class required for the domestic sectors. Single supplement dependent on departure.