Nights 1-3: Panorama Route: Hazyview. Accommodation: Tanamera Lodge
Nestled on the slopes of the Sabie River Valley, deep in the Lowveld forest, Tanamera offers luxurious accommodation and breathtaking scenery. The chalets are surrounded by unspoilt indigenous bush, with spectacular settings and views ensuring a relaxing, peaceful stay.
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner. Room Type: Luxury Chalet with private pool on viewing deck. Activities Included:Couple’s Hot Stone Treatment & Guided Hiking Trail with picnic Lunch. Other things to do (for own account): Hot Air Ballooning, Horse Trails, White Water Tubing/Rafting, Quad Bikes, Scenic drives along the Panorama route in the Blyde River area.
You will spend your days lounging around the lodge or on your private deck, absorbing the sunshine and splendid views. The Blyde River Canyon, Pilgrims Rest, God's Window and Burke's Luck Potholes are situated within easy driving distance, for those travelers that like sightseeing.
Nights 4-7: Greater Kruger: Sabi-Sabi
Accommodation: Arathusa Lodge. Arathusa Safari Lodge is situated in the prestigious Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve in the Bushveld which forms part of the Greater Kruger National Park. The lodge offers guests a true African Safari in the heartland of Big Five country. The Arathusa Safari Lodge experience is an intimate, exclusive and private experience reserved only for a few as the lodge accommodates only ten people.
The area is known world wide for its quality game drives and the exceptional sightings. The qualified rangers and trackers ensure that guests are offered the opportunity to view and photograph the animals from as close as a few feet! Because a lake is at the heart of Safari Lodge, the five thatched chalets provide a 180 degree view of a great variety of game joining the odd hippo for a drink - giraffe, kudzu, zebra and any one of the Big Five - with the flash of kingfishers or the squeak of guinea fowl.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Room Type: Luxury Chalet.
Activities: Daily 2 Game Drives & Guided Bush Walk. Other things to do: Relaxing on the open deck, sipping your favourite drink.
Nights 8: Greater Kruger: Hectorspruit. Accommodation: Kwa Madwala Private. Sawubona, and welcome to our 4000 hectare private game reserve located in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa. Meaning "place of the rock" in the local Swazi tongue, Kwa Madwala lies on the southern side of Kruger National Park and is home to our fabulous Manyatta Rock Camp. Here, comfort comes as standard along with elegant African touches and commanding views over the surrounding bush from our stunning hilltop location. Enjoy our exhilarating "big five" game viewing experiences and soak up the tranquility of this unique hilltop camp.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Room Type: Luxury Bush Chalet.
Activities included: Daily 2 x Game Drives & Guided Bush Walk.
Other things to do (own account): Try something different and do a Micro flight game viewing experience.
Nights 9-13: Mozambique : Inhaca Island. Accommodation: Inhaca Island Resort. Pestana Inhaca Lodge is famous for its wonderful gardens and its warm hospitality and sea food. The Island is a great destination for anyone who wants to enjoy the relaxed rhythms of a small, semitropical, Indian Ocean island. On the fringe of the tropics, it is rich in breathtaking beaches, coral reefs and exotic marine life, offering amazing scuba diving sites and big-game fishing. Inhaca Island has been protected since 1976 and still boasts huge areas of untouched vegetation and expanses of velvety water.
You will park your vehicle at the Rovuma Hotel and will be transferred to the airport from where you will take a short charter flight to Inhaca Island, from where you will be collected and transferred to the hotel.
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner. Room Type: Luxury Beach Chalet.
Activities Included: Selected Water sports (Snorkel, Kayaking, Wind surfing). Other things to do (own account): Boat trips to the nearby Portuguaese Islands, excursions to the Marine Biology Museam of the Inhaca Lighthouse, Walking Trails, Deep sea fishing.
Night 14: Greater Kruger: Crocodile Bridge. Accommodation: Shishangeni Private Lodge. Situated in a private concession in the south-eastern section of the Kruger National Park, Shishangeni is home to the Big Five and vivid storytelling by the local community, including rituals that are still enacted today.
Experienced guides conduct morning and afternoon game drives on open four-wheel-drive vehicles. Walking safaris and bird-watching are also recommended. The 22 individual chalets are luxuriously appointed and include a private viewing deck, mini-bar, fireplace, outdoor shower and sitting area. The main lodge has a spacious lounge, library, intimate bar, swimming-pool, indoor and outdoor dining area, wine cellar and gym. Conference facilities cater for small groups up to 44 delegates. The lodge has direct-dial telephones, internet access and facsimile facilities.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Room Type: Luxury Chalet Activities: Scheduled Game Activities
Day 15: Johannesburg. After breakfast you will depart for the drive back to Johannesburg. Depending on the available time, you will be able to do some sigthseeing along the route.
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