African Romance Self drive - Limpopo and Botswana from R10 975 per person
R10975 per person sharing 5 night honeymoon
Validity: 2011-09-01 - 2012-09-01
An African Romance travelling the Northern Route through South Africa and crossing over to Botswana to magnificent Tuli a magical safari in a majestic setting easy accessible... something different for the bush lovers!
Start your journey heading north towards a magical game and nature reserve on top of the Soutpansberg Mountains. Your luxury suites offers a romantic and secluded stay with private plunge pools and patios overlooking the animals grazing on the plain below. Walk amongst wildlife including rhino, leopard, porcupines and pangolins; along spectacular trails through forests, across plains and down breathtaking gorges with sparkling pools. Visit ancient rock art sites. Enjoy sundowner game drives, guided walks, adventure horse riding and more. Transfers are available at a cost for the trip up the mountain as we do recommend a high clearance vehicle or 4x4. This is definetly a highlight of this destination as you climb the altitude!
An early to start on day 3 as you head towards Botswana, where you cross the border at Pont Drift towards Tuli Game Reserve for the next 2 nights. Experience a timeless safari in a majestic setting combining spectacular wildlifem breathtaking landscapes and fascinating history. The lodge is set in spacious gardens along the banks of the Limpopo River against a backdrop of stunning sandstone outcrops and a sparkling pool invites you for a refreshing dip to cool off in the heat of the day! Each day brings a new adventure and where the largest elephant population rome, together with leopard, cheetah, wild dog and lion, vast herds of plains game and over 350 bird species. Get to experience game drives and bush walks with exceptional guides and even visits to the local communities. On arrival cars can be left at the Pont Drift border post, and the short transfer to the lodge is free of charge alternatively you can drive to the lodge which is approximately 5km from the border.
When the Limpopo River is flowing the river must be crossed by cable car (P35 per way - approx 3 people and their luggage can be carried on the cable car) and vehicles left at the border post.
After the 4th night make your way back to South Africa as we head back to Gauteng.. this enroute stop situated in Morning Sun Nature Reserve, sited between cliffs where Black Eagles nest in this Natural Heritage Site and situated in the scenic, malaria free Soutpansberg Mountains in the Limpopo. The warm and friendly staff pamper you whilst you relax in our cozy Venda style lodge, which is recognized for its eco-friendly principles. Your luxury chalet is spacious and includes an outside shower, indoor Venda fireplace and your own veranda and enclosed garden court.
This itinerary is sure to leave magical memories incompassing the beauty of Southern Africa!
Your African Romance Package includes:
* 2 nights at a Mountain Retreat includes three meals and one standard activity per day either a guided walk or game drive.
* 2 nights in the Tuli Game Reserve Botswana, including 5 star suite, all meals, tea,coffees, two guided game activities,(walk/drive) per day, transfers within the reserve.
* 1 night in the Soutspansberg in luxury chalet, to experience the African bush & Feel the beat of Venda drums! includes dinner, breakfast and a sunset drive.
Your African Romance Package excludes:
* Travelling expenses as this is a self drive.
* Border formalities Botswana/SA
* All drinks and refreshments
* Meals not specified
* Further activities not mentioned.
Notes: These areas are not high risk malaria areas however do consult with your nearest Travel Clinic for the latest update. Passports are required and SA passport holders do not require Visas for entry into Botswana. For Foreigner passport holders, pease consult with your local travel agent to confirm necessary documentation to enter and depart from South Africa and Botswana.
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