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.


Day 1

Overnight Travel

Today you will depart from John F Kennedy International Airportfor Johannesburg.

Day 2-5


Upon arrival inJohannesburg, you will go through customs/immigration.You will need at least two blank facing pages in your passport to enter into South Africa and your passport must be valid six months after your return date.

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


Today you will departManyoni Private Game Reserve and be transferredto Umhlanga.

An affluent coastal community, Umhlanga offers guests excellent shopping, dinning and beaches. Spend your days overlooking the Indian Ocean in 5-star luxury. The hotel is set nearthe historical Umhlanga lighthouse and close to numerous natural attractionsand 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 a return flight to Johannesburg. Your international South African Airways flight will depart later that evening. You will arrive back in the USA in th early morning of the following day.

Day 10


Arrive in the United States.


Round trip economy air on South African Airways from John F Kennedy (JFK) Airport or Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) to South Africa 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