Erika & Jeff’s South Africa honeymoon

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ITINERARY

DAY 1, Tuesday 15th October: YOUR TRIP BEGINS

  • Depart Dulles International Airport (IAD) at 17:40 (5:40pm) on KLM flight KL 652

DAY 2, Wednesday 16th OctoBER: ARRIVE Cape Town

  • Arrive Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) at 07:15

  • Depart Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) at 10:05 on KLM flight KL 597

  • Arrive Cape Town International Airport (CPT) at 21:20 (9:20pm)

  • Upon arrival in South Africa make your way through immigration then head to baggage claim to collect your checked luggage. Your driver will meet you in the arrivals hall and will be holding a sign with your names on it. They will transfer you the 25mins to your Cape Town hotel for the next four nights.


CAPE CADOGAN, LUXURY DOUBLE ROOM

Inclusions: Daily breakfast & complimentary wifi

 
 

DAY 3, Thursday 17th OctoBER: Discover Cape Town

  • Today Cape Town is yours to discover. The best place to start to orient yourselves with the city is Table Mountain, the flat top mountain that looms over the city. From here head down to the waterfront to explore the heart of Cape Town.

 

DAY 4, Friday 18th OctoBER: Robben Island

  • No trip to South Africa is complete without a visit to Robben Island where Nelson Mandela, along with many others, was imprisoned for 18 years. This is a place full of history and a great way to learn about the country’s apartheid past.

DAY 5, Saturday 19th OctoBER: A day of wineries

  • Located one hour drive from Cape Town are some of South Africa’s most famous wine regions. Today you will visit three wineries in Stellenbosch for a mixture of wine tours and tastings in this warm wine region.

DAY 6, Sunday 20th OctoBEr: Cape town to Johannesburg

  • After breakfast this morning, check-out and meet your driver in the hotel lobby. They will transfer you the 25mins to the airport in time for your domestic flight.

  • Depart Cape Town International Airport (CPT) at 12:20

  • Arrive O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) at 14:20 (2:20pm)

  • Upon arrival in Johannesburg collect your luggage and head to the arrivals hall. Your driver will be there holding a sign with your names on. You will then be transferred the 3hrs to your safari lodge in the Kololo Game Reserve.


    IZINGWE LODGE, ENTIRE PLACE

Inclusions: All meals, soft drinks, laundry, daily game drives, wifi and conservation fees

 
 

DAY 7, Monday 21st October: safari

  • Start your stay enjoying the benefits of this small camp where you will be the only guests. Enjoy the views from your room before breakfast and your first South African safari.

  • In between game drives perhaps relax by the pool, read a book or take a nap to get over the jet-lag.

DAY 8, Tuesday 22nd October: safari

  • Wake up in the wild this morning! After breakfast head out on safari to see how many of the big five you can tick off your list.

DAY 9, Wednesday 23rd October: SAFARI

  • Let your driver know if there is anything left on your big five bucket list and they will try their best to make your final day incredible!

  • Enjoy one last restful sleep in the wilderness tonight before packing up to leave tomorrow.

DAY 10, Thursday 24th OctoBER: Johannesburg

  • After breakfast and check-out this morning your driver will meet you at the lodge to transfer you the 3hrs back to Johannesburg.

  • Once back in Jo’burg check-in to your the final hotel of your South African honeymoon.


FAIRLAWNS HOTEL & SPA, grand chateau suite

Inclusions: Daily breakfast & complimentary wifi

 
 

DAY 11, Friday 25th OctoBER: all good things must come to an end!

  • After check-out this morning stay and use the hotels facilities until your transfer to the airport at 4:15pm

  • Depart O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) at 19:55 (7:55pm) on Delta Airlines flight DL 201

DAY 12, Saturday 26th OctoBER: Arrive home

  • Arrive Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) at 06:20

  • Depart Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) at 08:25 on Delta Airlines flight DL 525

  • Arrive Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) at 10:13

 

 

TRIP COST

$18,985 USD Total for two adults

INCLUSIONS

  • Return one-stop economy flights Washington to Cape Town, Johannesburg to Washington

  • Domestic one-way flight Cape Town to Johannesburg

  • 9 nights accommodation in Cape Town, Izingwe Lodge and Johannesburg including en suite bathroom, wifi and sales tax throughout

  • Private arrival and departure transfers in Cape Town and Johannesburg

  • Return road transfer Johannesburg Airport to Izingwe Lodge, Izingwe Lodge to Fairlawns Hotel & Spa

  • Breakfast daily

  • All meals and soft drinks at Izingwe Lodge

  • Daily game drives in 4x4 safari jeep

  • Game reserve conservation fees

  • Table Mountain cable car tickets

  • Robben Island entry tickets

  • Full day private wine tours and tastings at three wineries in Stellenbosch

EXCLUSIONS

  • Travel insurance: medical and trip cancellation ** medical insurance is mandatory for entry to South Africa

  • Lunches and dinners in Cape Town and Johannesburg

  • Guide and driver gratuities

  • Additional activities, entrance fees and transportation, including but not limited to, ride shares, spa treatments and premium

  • Items of a personal nature, including but not limited to, cellular usage and roaming charges, room incidentals, shopping etc.

*Images used are not the exact room you will be in, but are of the same room type that you have booked