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South African Splendour (SAS13)

from INR 170000
A holiday to South Africa is unforgettable – breathtakingly diverse in landscape and visitor experiences. Many first-time visitors make a beeline for the Cape Town, the Garden Route, Safari & the famous man made wonder Sun City, and with good reason, but this amazing land rewards a longer-than-usual stay, giving you a chance to enjoy less well-known adventures such as the scenery and battlefields of Garden route.

Destinations & Night Stays(12D/11N)

  • Cape Town - 4 Nights
  • Garden Route - 3 Nights
  • Sun City - 2 Nights
  • Johannesburg - 1 Night
  • Safari - 1 Night

Reviews

4 Reviews
5/5
Highlights of South African Splendour
  • Cape Town:- Cape Town City Tour, Table Mountain, Cape Point With Funicular Ride, Cape Of Good Hope, Cape Wheel, Visit To The Boulders Beach, Seal Island Cruise, Helicotper Ride For 12-15 Mins and Quad Biking.
  • Garden Route (Knysna / George):- Drive Through The Atlantic Ocean, Cango Caves, Congo Wild Life Ranch, Natural Encounter With Cheetah, Ostrich Farm and Optional Activites (Bungy Jump, Zip Drive, Whale Watching, Sky Diving)
  • Sun City:- Optional Activites (Para Gliding, Hot Air Ballooning, Banana Boat, Water Scooter, Speed Boat,  Jet Ski, Horse Riding, Lion Park, Crocodile Park, Butterfly Park, Artificial Earthquake, Casino & Many More). Wave Pool (Closed For Maintenance from 30 April to 22 June 2018)
  • Safari:- Walk With The Lion, Morning and Afternoon Game Drive.
  • Johannesburg:- Orientation City Tour
Inclusions and Exclusions
Whats included in this tour

  • Centrally Located 4 / 5 Star Hotels At All Places.
  • One Stop Flight To Cape Town And From Johannesburg.
  • Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner All Meals Prepared By Our Chef.
  • Inclusions Of Premium Activites:- Helicopter Ride / Walk With Lion / Quad Bike / Cheetah Encounter.
  • Porterage Servise At All Places.
  • All Tips
  • Mineral Water
  • Fly by World Class Ethiopian Airlines via Addis Ababa.
  • Maximum sightseeing covered with minimum travelling time.
  • 02 nights stay in Sun City with our own chef cooking meals in the hotel.
  • Experienced tour leaders who have been to South Africa several times on the tour.
  • Honest Prices / Fair Policies / All-Inclusive Package.

Whats not included in this tour

  • Any kind of excess luggage over & above stated limit in the itinerary.
  • Optional activities e.g. Sky Dive / Bungee Jump / Quad Biking / Shark Cage Diving.
  • Any shopping / personal nature expenses / mini bar / pay channels / room damages.
  • Costs incurred in any mishaps occur during the tour e.g. passport loss / injuries during tour or optional activities / death / loss of luggage.

  1. Day 1 Mumbai Capetown

    Assemble at Mumbai’s Chatrapati Shivaji international terminal to board your flight for Cape Town via Addis Ababa. On arrival in Cape Town after clearing customs & immigrations formalities we shall proceed to board our coach for transfer to hotel. Spend Afternoon and Evening at leisure, enjoy dinner at the hotel and overnight in the Hotel. 

    Meals

    • Flight Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  2. Day 2 Capetown

    After having breakfast at the hotel we shall proceed for local Cape Town touring which shall include the Malay Quarter, past the Castle, and around Table Bay to Millerton lighthouse and many other remarkable places. We shall also visit the Table Mountain (weather permitting) by the Aerial Cable Car which trips you 1089 meters above Cape Town and explore the summit, it’s a flat-topped mountain forming a prominent landmark overlooking the city of Cape Town in South Africa. We shall also enjoy a 12-15 mins helicopter ride (weather permitting) to enjoy aerial view of the famous beaches, 12 apostles, etc. (Infants not allowed in helicopter ride). At the edge of the V&A waterfront, board the Giant Observation Wheel that offers a 360 degree panoramic view of Cape Town. Later proceed back to the hotel, spend remainder of the day at leisure, enjoy dinner at the hotel & spend overnight at Hotel.

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  3. Day 3 Capetown

    After having breakfast at the hotel we shall proceed for a full day tour the Cape Peninsula. Travel at a pace that allows you to explore the beauty of the Cape Peninsula. Depart for the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve along one of South Africa’s most scenic routes, passing Hout Bay. Enjoy a cruise to Seal Island, to view seals and sea birds at Duiker Island (weather permitting). Continue to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve. Indigenous fauna and flora are conserved in this priceless wilderness area. The scenery en route to Cape Point, at the South Western tip of the reserve, is particularly lovely in spring when wildflowers carpet the landscape. The new lighthouse – the most powerful in the world – beams an electric light of 19 million candle power across the ocean. Ascend to the top by Funicular. Enjoy a visit to the Penguin colony at Boulders Beach before you return to Cape Town. Dinner & overnight at the hotel.

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  4. Day 4 Capetown Hermanus Capetown

    After having breakfast at the hotel we shall proceed for a full day trip to Hermanus, enroute we shall enjoy Quad Biking trail in Grabouw- ideal tour for exploring through South Africa’s natural habitat of rare plants called fynbos, please note that children under 7 years are not allowed to do quad biking, children under 12 shall be accompanied by the local expert who shall drive the Quad bike. For people who are not confident for Quad biking, a 4WD SUV vehicle shall be arranged to be driven on this trail. Later proceed to enjoy the small town of Hermanus, proceed back to Cape Town in the evening, spend evening at leisure & overnight at the hotel.

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  5. Day 5 Capetown Garden Route

    After having breakfast at the hotel we shall proceed to Garden route- this route is beautifully sandwiched between Indian ocean and Tsitsikama mountains. Knysna- is situated in heart of the Garden route and is perfect for exploring town to stay while exploring surrounding areas of this region. We shall reach our accommodation in the late afternoon / evening, spend time for relaxation, dinner & spend overnight at the hotel.

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Picnic Lunch
    • Dinner
  6. Day 6 Garden Route Oudtshoorn Garden Route

    After enjoying the breakfast at the hotel we drive to Oudtshoorn - 'the Feather Capital of the World', it’s a drive of 2 ½ hours to Oudtshoorn Our first halt will be World famous Cango Caves, where the stalactite and stalagmite formations are an incredible sight. Thereafter, drive to 'Cheetah Ranch', where you can marvel at the grace and beauty of the world’s fastest animal. Later proceed to the Ostrich Farm where you can enjoy shows performed by well-trained birds. You also have the opportunity to ride this magnificent bird and try your luck at breaking an ostrich egg, which is an impossible task. Later we drive back to hotel. Arrive at the hotel. There is some time to rest. Later enjoy dinner at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  7. Day 7 Knysna

    After having breakfast at the hotel we shall proceed for optional activities. Kindly note that the tour leader will do best to accommodate all the optional activities desired by the clients at additional cost, incase if activities desired are unable to be enjoyed / experienced we will not be responsible. Evening we shall return back to the hotel & spend the day at leisure & overnight in the hotel.

    Imp Note:
    1. On this day we can do maximum of 2/3 optional activities depending on the time available & the size of the group.
    2. All Optional Activities are to be booked in advance, at the same time you should inform your Tour Leader about the same once you arrive in South Africa.

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  8. Day 8 Garden Route Johannesburg Sun City

    After having breakfast at the hotel we shall proceed for George airport to board our flight for Johannesburg. Upon arrival in Johannesburg enjoy lunch (restaurant or packed by chef, flight time dependant). We shall proceed to the man-made wonder- Sun City- it is popularly known as the family fun under the African Sun. It is a city that knows no limits, a city that never sleeps! Each day and every night, from the heart of an ancient volcano, Sun City rocks you like you have never been rocked before. Spend the day at leisure, enjoy dinner and spend overnight at the hotel.

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  9. Day 9 Sun City

    Today you will have full day at leisure to explore and enjoy all that Sun City has to offer. You explore the exciting Sun City World (casino, shows, fun games, valley of the waves etc - all optional). There is also lot of extra activities like (Quad Biking, Paragliding, Horse Riding, Clay Pigeon, Archery, etc. all are optional). Enjoy some time exploring the magnificent gardens of the Lost City, Kwena, Crocodile Farm. Last but not the least don’t forget to enjoy artificial Earth Quake. Enjoy dinner at the hotel & overnight at the hotel.

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  10. Day 10 Sun City Safari

    After having breakfast at the hotel we shall check-out of the hotel. We shall proceed for the once in the lifetime experience- Walk with the Lions (under 12 years & 1.5 meters in height will not be able to take a part in this activity), enjoy the interaction with lions before we proceed to board our coach and transfer for our safari lodge. **Please note @ Kwa Maritane 25-seater vehicles for safari whereas 10-seater vehicles for safari @ Mabula** Enjoy afternoon / evening safari. Enjoy evening dinner at the lodge. Overnight at the Lodge.

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  11. Day 11 Safari Johannesburg

    Early morning proceed for game drive safari to enjoy the morning animal, return back to the lodge, enjoy breakfast & check out of the lodge to proceed for the city of Johannesburg. En route enjoy the orientation tour of Johannesburg & proceed to the Emperor’s Palace complex for check in to the hotel. Rest of the day free at leisure, dinner & overnight at the hotel.

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  12. Day 12 Johannesburg Mumbai

    After breakfast it’s the time to say Goodbye to your new friends in South Africa. check-out of the hotel & proceed to Johannesburg International Airport for your flight back home. Take back wonderful memories of your South African tour.

    ***Please note some itineraries may start from Johannesburg & end at Cape Town***

     

    Meals

    • Breakfast
    • Flight Lunch
    • Flight Dinner
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Accommodation
Cities Nights Hotels
Cape Town 4 N Southern Sun Cape Sun Or Similar
Garden Route 3 N Oubaai Hotel Or Protea Knysna Quays Or Similar
Sun City 2 N Palace Of The Lost City Or Similar
Johannesburg 1 N Metcourt Suites Or Similar
Safari 1 N Mabula Game Lodge Or Kwa Maritane Or Similar

Total Nights : 11 N

Meals
Breakfast :

Cooked Vegetarian Breakfast will be provided as per the Hotel Menu. Indian breakfast consisting 01 or 02 hot items like Upma, Poha, Idli / Uttampam / Medu wada with chutney/sambhar etc along with Masala tea, Masala milk, khakhra (with methi sambhar / jeeralu), dry snacks etc shall be served except Sun City & Johannesburg portion.

Lunch :

Afternoon lunch will be minimum of two or three item(s) such as Pav Bhaji, Puri Bhaji, Bhel, Chole Puri, Biryani Curd etc. will be served along with Soft Drinks, mithai from India. Lunches in Sun City will be either prepared by our chef & served in the hotel banquet itself, or meals will be served in Raj Indian restaurant located in the Sun City Main hotel.

Dinner :

Indian Dinner will be prepared by our Indian Rajasthani Maharaj & served in the hotel itself. Dinners in Sun City will be in by our chef at the hotel depending on hotel permission.

Other Info
  • Travel insurance for USD 50,000 included in the tour cost for ages upto 65 years, for guests over 65 years of age difference shall be charged.
  • Complimentary travel trolley bag per room be collected from Mumbai / Pune / Ahmedebad office before the tour departure.
  • Luxurious 32/38/44/48 - seater coach depending on the group size.
  • Children under 18 years old require to carry Original Unabridged Birth Certificate which shows both parents details while travelling to/from South Africa.
    o This is compulsory requirement by South African government which will be verified at airports. For if any 01 parent travelling, NOC required by non travelling parent, if deceased death certificate required of deceased parent.
    o All parents / legal guardians of children under 18 years old have to visit the South African embassy in Mumbai for verification / checks / concern form has to be signed by both parents in presence of the consular at the consulate, this formality is solely traveler’s responsibility.
    o The concern form given by the consulate has to be carried along while travelling to South Africa. Any travel expenses incurred to reach consulate for this formality has to be borne by the clients.
  • There will be luggage Handling facility throughout the tour in Motor Coach and Hotels except at the airport where the passengers have to handle their own luggage on trolley. It’s an individual’s responsibility to take care of own luggage & property.
  • All travelers have to carry their own passports, tickets, forex & any other important documents. It is recommended to leave passport photocopy at your resident, office & carry one copy while travelling.
  • Hand written passports are not accepted by the consulates, only computerized issued passports are accepted. Minimum 02 blank pages are required while travel to South Africa. Minimum 20 days are taken by the South African consulate to issues visas in the high season. Once passport & documents are submitted to Kulin Kumar Holidays, it takes about 2-3 working days to process and apply the visas. Travelers without requisite passport pages may be denied to enter into the country. PS if you have chosen to add on Kenya & Livingstone more blank pages are required for visas & stamping purposes. If you’re holding a US passport you will need to have 02 blank pages for stamping. We urge you to submit your passports & necessary documentation atleast 45-50 days prior to the planned departure date.
  • Passengers having excess baggage over 20 Kgs per person in check in baggage & 05 Kgs in hand luggage are liable to pay excess baggage charge directly to the airport & airline authorities.
  • The temperature in South Africa averages about 12 degrees to 22 degrees. One jacket/sweater will be recommended for this kind of weather along with gloves & ear caps.
  • All the travelers must clear all their respective payments 30 days prior to their tour departure failing to which company has the right to cancel their booking without any notice.
  • Indian vegetarian meals are requested in the group bookings for flight portion, incase if Jain meals are required please let our sales executive know for the same during booking or atleast 25 days prior to the departure.
  • Daily 2 bottles of 500 ml per person shall be provided to all the guests during the tour. However please note during your travel drinking water in South Africa is safe to drink and cook when taken from taps, this is announced by The Department of Water Affairs and Forestry, South Africa. You may drink tap water in the room and refill the bottle incase if you carry one.
  • Any sightseeing not mentioned in the itinerary will have to be paid for locally in the respective local currency. (For e.g. Bungy Jumping, Zip drive, Sky Diving, Whale Watching). Kulin Kumar Holidays Pvt. LTD shall not be responsible if any activities desired are unable to experience for any reasons.
  • All hotels bills should be cleared & rooms should be checked out before 30 mins of the groups’ schedule time of departure. Incidentals like drinks, snacks, in-room dining, TV channels, any room damages in the room, bathroom water overflow etc while your stay at respective hotel will have to bear & borne by clients.
  • All passengers (families) have to carry 01 kitchen (18 kgs) bag per family which shall be handed over at Mumbai airport, to be checked in & collected from baggage carousel at final destination and hand over to the tour leader upon arrival.
  • Driver / Coach guide & tour leader shall make decisions for all activities / sightseeing planned considering all the logistics as per laws. Coach is not available for individual optional activities.
  • Clients should be punctual on the tour, our friendly tour leaders shall wait till specific given time, incase if the passengers are late they will have to make their own way to the next stop.
  • Kulin Kumar Holidays Pvt. LTD (KKHPL) holds no responsibility for any loss of luggage, injuries or death or theft during the tour program.
  • KKHPL is arranging services like airline, visas, hotels, sightseeing, meals, etc on behalf of it’s clients, KKHPL is not responsible for deficiency in services offered by its service vendors.
  • Johannesburg & area is not one of safest to walk or move around by yourself. However if we are staying at the Emperors Palace (Metcourt Suites) campus it’s safe to walk around hotel lobby & surrounding hotel premises. It is suggested to check with hotel securities to move around hotel area. While in Cape Town & Garden Route, we recommend to travel in group of atleast 4-6 people to move around after 1700 hrs.
Visa

South African visas are required & are included in the tour cost, time taken by consulate usually between 15-20 working days due to high season.

***   In case if the consulate rejects visa then visa fee will be payable again by Client  ***

Cancellation Policy
  • 90 Days Prior to Departure 25% of the Tour Cost.
  • 60 Days Prior to Departure 50% of the Tour Cost.
  • 45 Days Prior to Departure 75% of the Tour Cost.
  • 30 Days Prior to Departure 100% of the Tour Cost.
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South African Splendour ANKIT DHOLARIYA
Reviewed on 11/01/2017
5/5

best exp its best tour for indian thank kulin kumar best foods best service its memorebal

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South African Splendour Subhash Arora
Reviewed on 10/21/2017
5/5

The tour organisation, itinerary and execution were par excellence. The tour manager Jignesh was superb. He left no stone unturned to make it a grand success. Maharaj kept everyone happy with his culinary skills and all gained a few kgs.

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South African Splendour Jimeet Parmar
Reviewed on 15 Nov 2017
4/5

The trip was a superb experience must say u provide excellent services to the clients ... The food guides all are really awesome ... i just did the trip to SCENIC SOUTH AFRICA It was an amazing experience... special mentions to Mayur Parikh bhai and Maharaj for fabulous arrangements ... will always look forward to travel again with u .....

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South African Splendour Sapna
Reviewed on 15 october
4/5

Our tour was filled with memories, Mr Dev was with us through out. The buses were very comfortable. The whole tour was well planned no hush hush. Food was amazing, totally vegetarian, Thanks to maharaj. every thing was on time. No compromise at all.

Prices For 3 April 2018
Room Type Price(INR)
Twin Room 170000
Triple Room 170000
Single Room 230000
Child With Bed 140000
Child Without Bed 135000
Infant 25000

Note:
• GST is applicable on given tour price.
• Kindly Contact at 1800 103 8055 for offers(If Available).
• Conditions Apply.