South Africa nobody does it better

Tuesday 10 December 2013

Saga voted No. 1 wildlife holidays company at the British Travel Awards 2014

South Africa - nobody does it better

Whether it’s a first tour to South Africa or a return visit, Saga offers a huge selection of options that include all-inclusive deals, small group tours and a chance to spend two nights on the iconic Rovo Rail.

A World in One Country – South Africa
The perfect itinerary for those who want to make every minute count on their first visit to South Africa. Discover wildlife in the Kruger National Park, Drakensburg’s mighty escarpment, the dramatic Garden Route and Cape Coast on this escorted tour. Join exhilarating safaris, discover the mountain kingdom of Swaziland and spend three nights in Cape Town, including an excursion to the Kirstensbosch Botanic Gardens. To top this amazing tour board the vintage Rovos Rail train at Cape Two for a two-night journey to Pretoria.
17 nights from £2699, departing Heathrow to Johannesburg, January to June and August to November 2014. For two nights on Rovos Rail Pride of Africa add £899.

Mjejane River Lodge
This all-inclusive safari is unique to Saga. Stay in an intimate lodge, overlooking the waters of Crocodile River in Kruger National Park to view elephants, lions, pied kingfishers and an array of other exotic birdlife. Enjoy a game drive and two excursions to the Sudwala Caves and Skukuza Park with the chance to see warthogs, bushbabies, hyenas and vervet monkeys.
Nine nights from £1799pp, departing Heathrow to Kruger Mpumalanga, from January to November 2014.

Battlefields, Berg and a Wild Coast
Discover some of the lesser-known landscapes with a visit to the Anglo-Zulu battlefields and Drakensburg Escarpment. In a group of 20 guests, travel off the beaten track in Pondoland with its forests and waterfalls and relax beside the Indian Ocean. Look out for wildlife on a private game drive in Mpongo as well as learning about white lions.
15 nights from £2399, departing Heathrow to Johannesburg, from January to November 2014.

Where Oceans Meet
Marvel at Cape Town’s Bo Kaap architecture or take a cable-car ride to the top of Table Mountain on this holiday for up to 20 guests. The Garden Route is an area of natural outstanding beauty and a circular tour passes vineyards, forests, mountains and seaside towns. Explore golden beaches where the Atlantic and Indian Oceans meet, experience a game drive and visit Boulders Bay to see the unique species of penguins.
15 nights from £2249, departing from January to November 2014

All escorted tours include VIP door-to-door travel service, return flights and travel insurance, hotel porterage and the services of a Saga tour manager.
Visit www.sagaholidays.co.uk or call 0800 504 555

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