10 Days


Safari in the malaria-free Manyoni Private Game Reserve at Rhino Sands where you may have a chance of viewing the majestic Big 5. Then spend your days relaxing on the decks of the Oyster Box Hotel enjoying the stunning views of the Umhlanga beachfront, in Durban South Africa.


Day 1

Overnight Travel

Today you will depart from John F Kennedy International Airport for Johannesburg.

Day 2-5


Upon arrival in Johannesburg, you will go through customs/immigration.

Please re-recheck your bags for your flight to Durban. On arrival at King Shaka International Airport, you will be met by your driver and transferred to your safari lodge, where you will spend the next four nights.

Located in the spectacularManyoni Private Game Reserve, Rhino Sands Safari Lodge offers romance and luxury in the heart of Zululand. Spend your days in search of the elusive Big Five and your nights in a traditional safari-style canvas tent.

Your days will begin in the early morning, when the animals are still active. Breakfast will be served when you return to the hotel. Spend your afternoons at leisure.

Your afternoon game drive will be preceded by high tea and end with sundowner drinks on your return drive to the lodge.

Day 6-8

UMHLANGA View Accommodation

Today you will depart Manyoni Private Game Reserve and be transferred to Umhlanga.

An affluent coastal community, Umhlanga offers guests excellent shopping, dining and beaches. Spend your days overlooking the Indian Ocean in five-star luxury. The hotel is set near the historical Umhlanga lighthouse and close to numerous natural attractions and historic battlefields. The days are yours to spend as you wish.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at The Oyster Box

Day 9


Spend a last morning in South Africa before your return flight to Johannesburg. Your international South African Airways flight will depart later that evening. You will arrive back in the USA in the early morning of the following day.

Day 10


Arrive in the United States.


Round trip economy air on South African Airways from New York John F Kennedy Airport or Washington Dulles Airports to Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport; Domestic economy air in South Africa as per the itinerary (Johannesburg - Durban - Johannesburg); Accommodation as per the itinerary; Meals as per the itinerary; All ground transfers as per the itinerary; All park fees, safari activities, and scheduled tours; TOMSA Levy


Add on air from other US 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