Trip reference number: 104021
This week-long luxury 'bush and beach' combination begins with three luxurious nights at a private Big-Five game reserve in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal. Enjoy the likes of twice-daily game drives and out-in-the-bush sundowners paired with sumptuous cuisine and the delights of a rejuvenating spa, perfect after a day tracking elephants, lions and cheetahs. Then, head north to relax at White Pearl Resorts on the talcum-powder beaches of Mozambique, in a suite that comes with a private plunge pool and sublime ocean views.
Day 1: UK/South Africa
Begin your trip in style with included airport lounge access before your flight to Johannesburg, arriving on day two.
Days 2-4: Thanda Safari Lodge, South Africa
Arrive in Johannesburg's O.R. Tambo International Airport and board a connecting flight to Durban. On arrival, a transfer will see you to your luxury lodge in a private game reserve. Known for its abundant wildlife, diverse habitats and superb array of safari activities, it's one of South Africa's premier game-viewing regions. As well as the fabled Big Five of lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino, you'll also have the chance to spot cheetah and the rare black rhino. Expert guides and rangers will help you maximize your chances of seeing these and more as you head out on a programme of included activities, while back at the lodge you'll enjoy everything from the superb wine cellar to the sumptuous spa.
Days 5-7: Ponta Mamoli, Mozambique
After breakfast on day four you'll be transferred to Kosi Bay on the border with Mozambique. After completing border formalities you'll continue your journey north to Ponta Mamoli and the stunning White Pearl Resort. Situated on Mozambique's gorgeous Lagoon Coast, this is the perfect place to relax and unwind; your suite comes with an outdoor shower, private deck and plunge pool. Discover extraordinary marine life including turtles and dolphins in the azure Indian Ocean waters, or head inland to the ancient elephant migration routes of the Maputo Elephant Reserve, where mangroves and reed swamps give way to dense forests.Throughout your stay you'll enjoy all meals, canapés at the pool bar, high tea, day time snacks, tea, coffee, bottled mineral water, local beers, soft drinks, a selection of spirits, house wines and a private butler service.
Days 8-9: Depart for UK
Return by road to Maputo for your return flight via Johannesburg to London. Upon arrival the following day, continue your journey home, drawing a conclusion to your memorable holiday.
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