Romantic Africa 11 Day Luxury Honeymoon
Imagine gasping at the views from the summit of Table Mountain in Cape Town, sipping cocktails on the sandy white beaches overlooking False Bay and marvelling at the beauty of the Cape Winelands….your adventure just beginning.
Board a luxury train, evoking memories of a long gone era – views from the window of your delightful train suite, the beauty of the vast open spaces and scenery rolling past at a gentle pace.
The highlight of your Honeymoon awaits you – with the sounds of the African bush surrounding you – memories of Hemingway’s Africa – leopards hunting, lions prowling and the mighty Elephant – all on your doorstep on your safari in the Kruger National Park.
This ultra-luxurious Honeymoon is designed for the discerning traveller – the traveller who desires nothing but the best – and a Honeymoon of a lifetime.
Day 1 – 4: Exploring Cape Town
On your arrival at Cape Town Airport, you will be met by your private tour guide and whisked away to the luxury Cape Grace Hotel – situated in the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, with views of unspoilt natural beauty of Table Mountain.
You will spend the following 4 Nights in the beautiful city of Cape Town, exploring the summit of Table Mountain, the glorious white sandy beaches and visiting award winning Wine Estates in the Winelands.
Spend time at Cape Point, where you can see where the Indian and Atlantic Oceans meet, and marvel at the African Penguin strutting around on Boulders Beach.
Relax in the spa with a view at the hotel, or simply relax sipping cocktails around the sparkling blue swimming pool.
With a host of activities, history, culture and beauty – Cape Town is a perfect destination for a honeymoon.
Overnight: The Cape Grace Hotel – Table Mountain Luxury Room – Bed and Breakfast
Day 5 – 6: Board a Luxury Train
Today you will depart Cape Town and begin the next chapter of your Honeymoon adventure.
Board the luxury Rovos Rail train – one of the most luxurious trains in the world where you will spend the following two nights in elegant luxury.
Recapture the romance of a bygone era as enter your luxury train suite, the next few days promising magnificent scenery with the glamour and excitement of the golden age of rail travel.
Along your journey, you will visit the quaint and historic village of Matjiesfontein, as well as the famous town of Kimberley, where you will visit The Big Hole and have a tour of the Diamond Mine.
Overnight: Rovos Rail – Fully inclusive of all meals, excursions whilst on board the train and alcoholic beverages.
Day 7: Relax in Johannesburg
Breakfast on board the train, with your visit to Kimberley – and arrival in Pretoria at midday.
Private transfer to the beautiful The Residence Boutique Hotel, where you will spend the rest of the day simply relaxing and absorbing all that you have experienced.
Overnight in Johannesburg
Day 8 – 10: Luxury Kruger National Park Safari
Private transfer to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.
Depart on a scheduled SAA flight to Skukuza Airport, and you will be transferred to the heart of the Sabi Sands Reserve, in the Greater Kruger National Park – and your safari adventure begins.
Spend the following three nights on Safari at the Ultra-Luxurious Dulini Lodge
Situated on the banks of the Sand River, Dulini Lodge is in the heart of Leopard Country, and an area famous for it’s Big Cat viewing.
Dulini Lodge offers six Intimate private suites with private plunge pools, with suites that epitomise romance. Enjoy your private view of the riverbed, seamlessly integrating the grandeur of nature and elegance of décor
Each day, you will enjoy an early morning Game Drive in open land rover’s with your dedicated ranger, in search of the Big Five. Return to your lodge for a hearty breakfast, spending the next few hours relaxing around the sparkling pool on your deck, sipping cocktails or enjoy a pampering massage.
After lunch, you have the option of a bush walk with experienced trackers – giving you the opportunity to experience the sights and sounds of the African bush from ground level.
At the waning of the heat of the day, you will depart on your late afternoon Game activity – stopping to enjoy sundowners, and watching some of the most amazing African sunsets – before darkness descends – the spot lights are turned on and the sounds of the night animals surround your senses.
Return to the lodge for a Boma Dinner around a crackling fire, and around a glass of excellent Red wine, discuss your day’s game viewing and share stories with fellow travellers.
Overnight: Dulini Lodge – Luxury Suite – Fully inclusive of all meals, selected drinks and game viewing.
Day 11: Bid Farewell to the African Bush
After your last morning game drive, you bid a fond farewell to the Kruger National Park, as you board your flight back to Johannesburg.
Our itineraries are “recommended itineraries” and may be booked as suggested. However, they also serve to inform you, as a possible first time traveller to Africa, an idea of what can be done. If you find that the recommended itineraries do not suit you entirely, we will tailor make a program to best meet your individual requirements
Costs for this itinerary will vary according to the time of year travelled, your preferred standard of accommodation and various other factors depending on your specific requirements and interests
This itinerary can easily be tailor made to ensure that you have a Honeymoon of a lifetime
Special offer at Dulini Lodge – Bride pays 50 % of her stay, as long as Honeymoon is within 6 months of your date of marriage
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