Five Star Essence Festival Durban 2017

Spend 6 nights in glorious Durban during the Essence Festival.


  • Round trip Economy Air from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD)
  • 6 nights Accommodation at Hilton Durban
  • 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) valid for travel between September 01 - October 31, 2017



Depart New York (JFK) or 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 King Shaka International Airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Zulu Man


Full Day Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park Tour

Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park is Kwazulu-Natal’s pride and joy.
Spend a day on safari at the magnificent Big Five game park which is not only home to 84 species of game, but it’s the oldest proclaimed reserve in Africa, world-renowned for its highly successful white rhino conservation programme. 

Durban City Tour

Durban, a multicultural City shaped by a complex collaborative history involving the early colonial settlers, the indigenous Zulu population, and the Indian community who arrived as indentured laborers in the 19th century. To call it a city of contrasts is often an understatement. 
Some highlights include Golden Mile, 8th largest harbor in the world, African/Indian Markets, Phansi Museum, Durban Botanic Gardens and Moses Mabhida Stadium.


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



Arrive back at New York (JFK) Airport or Washington Dulles 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 (6x 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. 


Your accommodation is as outlined in the itinerary above. All our programs are full customizable to your needs. Should you wish to substitute your accommodation to any of our preferred Partner hotels, please feel free to speak to our Africa Experts.

Call us on 1-855-359-7228

Air-Inclusive from
Offer based per person on 2 adults sharing for departures from New York John F Kennedy (JFK) valid for travel between September 01 - October 31, 2017

Price is per person based on double occupancy. Valid as of February 03, 2017 for departure from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) between September 01 - October 31, 2017 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.