Spend 4 nights at Sea Five, a chic boutique hotel 300 metres from the
beach in Camps Bay, on a self-drive basis. With only a short drive to the
V&A Waterfront, Hout Bay, Table Mountain and the Cape of Good Hope
Reserve, this is a great springboard to many activities in the area. Fly
to Durban and self-drive north to Thanda Private Game Reserve. Stay
3 nights at the atmospheric Thanda Tented Camp. As well as wildlife
drives and guided walks, there is a unique ‘In the Footsteps of the Zulus’
experience. Drive to the nearby Dolphin Coast and relax at Thonga
Beach Lodge for 4 nights before returning to Durban.
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Fly overnight from London to Cape Town with British Airways. (N)
Arrive into Cape Town, pick up your hire car and drive to Camps Bay for your 4-night stay at Sea Five, a chic boutique hotel just metres from the beach. (B)
Days at leisure. We recommend a day exploring Cape Town including the V&A Waterfront and Table Mountain (weather permitting), both on your doorstep. Also within easy reach, we recommend a panoramic tour of the Cape Peninsula including The Cape of Good Hope, Kirstenbosch botanical gardens, Simon's Town and Chapman's Peak. Other options include a day trip to Robben Island, a helicopter tour above the city or a photographic tour of the Cape. (B)
Drop your hire car off at Cape Town airport and fly to Durban. Arrive into Durban and collect your hire car before driving to Thanda Private Game Reserve. Stay 3 nights at the atmospheric Thanda Tented Camp. Activities at the camp include morning and afternoon wildlife drives, bush walks, bird watching, crocodile feeding, traditional village tours and turtle tours, to name but a few (some activities incur additional costs) (B, L, D)
Enjoy morning and afternoon safari drives in the Thanda Private Game Reserve, home to elephants, lions, buffaloes, rhinos, leopards, wild dogs, cheetahs, hyenas and warthogs. There is also an abundance of bird life and other smaller creatures. (B, L, D)
Drive from the reserve to a designated parking spot. From here you will be collected and transferred to the lodge by scheduled 4x4 transfer. Stay 4 nights at Thonga beach lodge. (B, L, D)
Relax by the beach or take part in one of the hotel's inclusive activities including the use of snorkelling equipment, guided walks, kayaking, cultural visits and sunset trips to nearby Lake Sibaya. (B, L, D)
Transfer from Thonga Beach Lodge back to collect your hire vehicle. Drive to Durban airport, drop off your hire car and fly to London via Johannesburg. (B)
Arrival in London. (N)
As per itinerary - B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Typically based in 5-star accommodation.
Capitalising on an outstanding location, just 300 meters from the well known beach of Camps Bay, Sea Five has seven exclusive en suite rooms with clear, sweeping mountain and ocean views. Aimed at the discerning traveller, Sea Five pays particular attention to the finest details. Each room has been individually styled through the creative collaboration of top South African interior designer, Francois Du Plessis and Nicolò Stortiglione Pudel. The result is a stunning connection of Mediterranean and Southern African colours.
All the rooms at Sea Five have private terraces; garden suites open out into a secluded white-flowered oasis, while the large penthouse master suite features 360-degree views of the surrounding mountains and ocean. Lunches can be served at various locations around the property, such as fresh pasta and lobster served with organically grown herbs and salads from the...
Thanda tented camp has been built in colonial safari-style. The five beautifully furnished tents have four-poster beds, en-suite canvas bathrooms and magnificent views of the game reserve. Public facilities include an intimate dining tent, dramatic outdoor boma, stylish outdoor lounge and plunge...
Set above a private, sandy beach and nestled into a magnificent coastal dune forest, Thonga Beach Lodge is a luxurious version of the classic Robinson Crusoe hideaway. Traditional Thonga fishing villages provided the inspiration for this retreat. The spacious, thatched suites are hidden in the coastal dune forest to offer maximum privacy and are raised on wooden stilts. Optional extra excursions include snorkelling, boat rides, bird watching, trips to Lake Sibiya, guided wilderness walks and turtle...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
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