Essence Festival with Protea Hotel Edward

Spend 5 nights in glorious Durban during the Essence Festival.


  • Round trip Economy Air from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD)
  • 5 nights Accommodation at Protea Hotel Edward
  • Breakfast Daily
  • Round Trip Airport transfers in Durban
Air-Inclusive from
Offer based per person on 2 adults sharing for departures from New York John F Kennedy (JFK) on November 07, 2016



Depart New York (JFK) and Washington Dulles (IAD) on South African Airways to Johannesburg.



On arrival at Johannesburg OR Tambo International terminal, board your connecting flight to Durban.

On arrival at Durban's King Shaka International Airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Overnight for 5 nights on a bed and breakfast basis at Protea Hotel Edward

Zulu Man


During your stay in Durban, you can take any number of optional tours:

Scheduled Durban City Tour

Scheduled Hluhluwe Imfolozi Safari

Scheduled Shakaland Zulu Cultural Experience



After breakfast you will be transferred to Durban's King Shaka International Airport for your flight to Johannesburg and onward connecting flight to the US.



Arrive back at New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) Airports


Round trip coach air on South African Airways from New York (JFK) or Washington (IAD) Airport to South Africa OR Tambo International Airport; Domestic coach air in South Africa as per the itinerary (Johannesburg - Durban - Johannesburg); Accommodation as per the itinerary; Meals as per the itinerary (5x breakfast); All ground transfers as per the itinerary



Add-on air from other U.S. cities; Any meals or services not mentioned above; Any items of personal expense, i.e. drinks, telephone calls, laundry etc.; Gratuities for rangers/guides/drivers


Protea Hotel Edward


Protea Hotel Edward harks back to a time of Victorian elegance.  This world-famous hotel has played host to princes and presidents, field marshals, millionaires and movie stars since 1911. For the leisure GUESTS we have gorgeous stretches of golden sands, the warm waters of the Indian Ocean only 100m away and the promenade that allows you to walk from uShaka Marine world to Suncoast Casino.

Number of Passengers:

Air-Inclusive from
Offer based per person on 2 adults sharing for departures from New York John F Kennedy (JFK) on November 07, 2016

Price is per person based on double occupancy. Valid as of July 07, 2016 for departure from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) on November, 2016 with the same itinerary available at higher prices during other travel periods. Other departure points and domestic flights within the U.S. can be booked. Price for other departure cities and/or travel dates may vary. Subject to availability and currency exchange rate fluctuations. Prices are valid for new bookings only, are not retroactive and may change without notice. Package includes all government and airline imposed taxes and fees. Baggage and optional service fees, cancellation charges and other restrictions may apply.