We Love —
- This amazing road trip combines elegant hotels, stunning countryside, expansive coastlines and an awe-inspiring safari
- This is the Rainbow Nation, famed for its open-hearted people, extraordinary natural beauty and exhilarating wildlife
- Car hire allows you the freedom to make your own way from destination to destination at your own pace
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Your Destination —
Known as the Windy City, this friendly city is a coastal hub in the Eastern Cape with a 40km stretch of beaches (some with world-class Blue Flag-status), protected areas for swimming and an array of watersports on offer including fishing, surfing, scuba diving, snorkelling and sailing.
Historical and cultural icons worth visiting in Port Elizabeth include the Red Location Museum, a museum in New Brighton township that portrays ‘both the horrors of institutionalised racism and the heroic efforts of the anti-apartheid movement', and Route 67 – a collection of 67 art pieces celebrating the years Nelson Mandela devoted to public life.
An outdoor-lover’s paradise, don’t miss out on boat cruises, diving opportunities, a visit to the Seaview Predator Park and an excursion to Bayworld (which incorporates an oceanarium, museum and snake park).
The park, the third largest in South Africa, offers a wide range of game viewing and outdoor activities, which include horse-back and horse-riding, guided walking, hiking and 4x4 trails and a picnic area for day visitors. Nothing could be better if you are a bush lover.
Go to Addo and see the famous Addo elephants as well as mile after mile of verdant citrus trees, bearing fruit all winter and scenting the air with their blossoms in springtime.
Your Itinerary —
Day 1 UK
Flights from the UK to Port Elizabeth
Day 2 Port Elizabeth
Arrive in Port Elizabeth and pick up your car from the airport. Drive to your hotel and check in. Enjoy your first day relaxing after your flight at your hotel.
Day 3 – 5 Port Elizabeth
You have 2 full days to explore this fantastic city. Why not take a scenic drive along the coast or unwind in one of the many local restaurants and bars.
Day 6 Port Elizabeth to St Francis Bay
Today you will make your way to the coastal area of St Francis bay where you will spend 3 nights at the Oyster Bay lodge. When you arrive make yourself comfortable in your hotel and marvel at the stunning sun set.
Day 7 – 8 St Francis Bay
You have 2 full days to put your feet up and relax on the beach or take a short drive to the nearby town of Plettenburg Bay.
Day 9 St Francis Bay to Kuzuko Lodge near Addo Elephant National Park
After your relaxing 2 days make your way to Addo for your 2 night Safari Experience. When you arrive check in and get ready for your first game drive
Track Africa’s Big Five with one of the lodges expertly trained game rangers, enjoy the view over the watering hole from the infinity pool, unwind in the family lounge, indulge yourself at our wellness centre or join the rangers on a cosmic safari as clear evenings present a unique experience with arguably the best stargazing on the continent. Or simply breathe as you lose yourself in the magical sunsets over the expanse of the Karoo plains from the comfort of your private balcony.
Game drives may take place as the sun rises, mid-morning, during the afternoon, as the sunsets and at night depending on the time of year. The lodges experienced guides are sure to track and point out the many species of fauna and flora which occur on Kuzuko. With nocturnal animals out and about, sunrise, sunset and night drives offer a very different view of the wild.
Dependent on the time of your game drive, you will enjoy a complimentary hot beverage like
hot chocolate, tea or coffee with home-made rusks or a snack and local beverage. Bottled
water is supplied complimentary with all wildlife activities.
Day 10 Kuzuko Lodge near Addo Elephant National Park
It’s an early start as you embark on another game viewing adventure on your early morning game drive. The afternoon can be spent relaxing before a sunset game drive takes place this evening.
Day 11 Kuzuko Lodge to London
Your flight leaves Port Elizabeth this evening so this gives you plenty of time for one more morning game drive before heading back to the airport ready for your overnight flight home.
Day 12 London
Arrive back into London after a fantastic South Africa experience.
Your Accommodation —
Accommodation throughout is of 4* standard.
4 nights in a Cliff Facing Room, Bed & Breakfast
This 4* Art-Dec hotel is ideally located near to the beach in Port Elizabeth (Summerstrand) and offers guests outstanding hospitality and breathtaking views of Nelson Mandela Bay. Within easy reach of Bayworld, Humewood Beach, and King's Beach, the hotel is not far from beautiful blue-flag beaches and exciting activities, including scuba diving, surfing, golf, and quad biking.
The Kelway Hotel features a gorgeous outdoor pool, restaurant, bar/lounge and café.
Farriagers, a casual, yet sophisticated restaurant and bar, has something to offer everyone. Breakfasts, candlelit dinners, or merely a light meal on the terrace can be enjoyed while taking in the views across Algoa Bay.
Pre-dinner drinks on the viewing deck often include sightings of frolicking dolphins or one of the bays resident whale families.A wide variety of local and imported wines, spirits and liqueurs are available to compliment each meal and please any palate.
Bright and airy, with its nine meter high ceilings, glass fronts and comfortable seating, this cosy bar is the ideal spot for relaxing and taking in the breathtaking view of Nelson Mandela Bay. Enjoy a glass of South African wine, selected from their large selection of cellar wines from South Africa's finest wine estates.
Cliff Facing Room
Your well appointed room Cliff Facing Room is compact, comfortable and offers a king size or double bed. Dark - wood finishes compliment exquisite white silk percale linen.
Individual private balconies complete the stylish comfort away from home experience. Bathrooms include a shower and bath.
3 nights in a Standard Room, Bed & Breakfast
Winner of Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2014, this 4* luxury lodge is situated on a natural coastal reserve, found between Knysna and Port Elizabeth, along the Garden Route in South Africa.
Oyster Bay Lodge is a famous destination for those looking for a place to unwind and revitalize while participating in outdoor activities along a 3.5km private sandy beach front.
The restaurant, with great views of the swimming pool, dunes and sea, serves a superb la carte breakfast, light lunches and a freshly cooked 3 course set dinner every evening.
A variety of wonderful activities are offered by the hotel, including; beach dune safaris, wetland walks, boma-bush braais, horse riding, mountain biking, massage therapy, township tour, river kayaking, sand boarding and more.
Your spacious room is beautifully furnished with a king-sized or queen bed, fridge, coffee/tea making facilities, hair dryer and an en-suite bathroom with separate bath, shower and toilet. Eight of the guest rooms have a private veranda with sea view, whilst the remaining guest rooms have a view of our green & lush gardens, farm-lands and the mountains.
2 nights in a Standard room, Full Board & Two activities daily
Set up high in a prime position, the Kuzuko Lodge enjoys uninterrupted views of the Karoo Plains and the Zuurberg Mountains from near to the Addo Elephant National Park. It offers exhilarating Big-5 game walks and night safari drives in the Kuzuko area, traversing into the Addo Elephant National Park on occasion, so that you can immerse yourself in the stunning wilderness and wildlife.
These luxurious chalets each have a lavishly comfortable bed, private deck with breathtaking views, a lounge area with a sofa bed and satellite TV. The private bathrooms feature a separate bath and shower. Free Wi-Fi is available.
Guests can watch the sun set over the savannah with a drink in hand, or refresh with a dip in the beautiful pool. In the evening a cosmic safari is also offered in the amphitheatre.
Your Journey —
Your offer includes indirect flights from London Heathrow to Port Elizabeth via Johannesburg with South African Airways.
Depart London Heathrow 21:00 arrive Johannesburg 09:15 (+1)
Depart Johannesburg 10:45 arrive Port Elizabeth 12:25
Depart Port Elizabeth 14:35 arrive Johannesburg 16:15
Depart Johannesburg 19:50 arrive London Heathrow 06:25 (+1)
Car Hire: of a compact car is included for the full duration of your stay.
Flight details are given as a guide only and may change. We will however notify you in advance if flights are more than 2 hours outside the time range given. Flights are non changeable and non-refundable at time of booking.