South African Airways Vacations is offering a $300 discount per person on its popular the Best of South Africa air-inclusive package. Starting from $4,199, travel from New York-JFK or Washington, DC-Dulles between November 1, 2019 and August 31, 2020 and spend four nights in Cape Town, as well as, an opportunity to view the Big Five with three nights on a game safari in the world-famous Greater Kruger National Park. Bookings must take place by October 31.
Accommodations are at the Southern Sun Cullinan Hotel, just steps away from the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront with its boutiques, restaurants, cafes, and bars. In Cape Town, a full-day escorted tour of the Cape Peninsula will include a scenic drive along the stunning Atlantic seaboard to the Cape of Good Hope, the meeting place of the Atlantic and the Indian oceans. Then it’s off to Boulders Beach, to visit the penguins that populate the area. Also included is a full day tour of the country’s famous wine region. There are many additional opportunities to explore in Cape Town including a cable car or hike up Table Mountain, a stroll through Kirshenbasch Botanical Gardens or a boat ride for a visit to Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 years.
After Cape Town, jet off to Kruger National Park for a three-day safari at the five-star Thornybush Game Reserve. Enjoy the next few days being off the grid and experiencing exclusive safari adventures in both open Land Rovers and on foot. The private reserve is home to an abundance of animals including the “Big Five.” Included are accommodations, twice-daily safari drives, and all meals on safari.