Competition… win a South Africa self-drive

| October 1, 2019

Cox & Kings wants to send you on a self-drive adventure through South Africa, including stays in the Drakensberg mountains, The Battlefields region, a luxury safari lodge and beachside retreat.



Day 1: Fly to Durban

Overnight flight from London to Durban, with British Airways.

Days 2–4: Durban • Drakensberg Mountains

Arrive in Durban early morning and pick up your hire car. Journey to the Drakensberg mountains, staying at Moorcroft Manor, a converted boutique farmhouse, for three nights, and explore the surrounding magnificent mountain scenery and plentiful walking trails. During your stay you will also enjoy a full day 4x4 excursion up the Sani Pass and across the border into the mountain kingdom of Lesotho.

Days 5–6: Drakensberg Mountains • The Battlefields

Drive to the fascinating and historic region known as ‘The Battlefields’. It was here, in 1879, that the British fought the native Zulus in the famous battles of Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift, among others. Spend the next two nights at Three Tree Hill Lodge, overlooking the Spioenkop Nature Reserve.

Days 7–8: The Battlefields • Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve

This morning drive to the luxurious Thanda Safari Lodge, located in a wildlife rich private game reserve. The following day you will have morning and afternoon guided shared safari activities tracking the ‘Big Five’ - the lion, leopard, rhinoceros, elephant, and buffalo.

Days 9–10: Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve • Durban

Travel back to the greater Durban area for two nights of relaxation or exploration. Stay at Lalaria Lodge, an exclusive retreat based in the seaside town of Shaka’s Rock, right next to the Indian Ocean.

Day 11: Durban • Fly to London

Drive back to the airport to drop off your hire car, before boarding your British Airways flight home, arriving later the same day.


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Entries must be submitted by 5pm on 8 November 2019.

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