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Look forward to experiencing South Africa in ultimate luxury. Spending time in iconic ports and enjoying blissful relaxation surrounded by breath-taking scenery.

This 16-night getaway begins with a flight to Port Elizabeth, where you will be transferred to the 5* Shamwari Baythe Lodge for a three-night full board stay. This accommodation is both immersive and luxurious, offering uninterrupted views of the landscapes from your suite. The premier luxury thatched lodge accommodation overlooks the river pools where antelope venture a twilight drinks. Each lodge is air-conditioned, heated and has an en-suite bathroom with plunge pool. Explore the game reserve during your stay, with game viewing, spa treatments and conservation experiences on offer.

After your stay, transfer back to airport for a flight to Cape Town for an overnight stay, before embarking on Azamara Quest for a 10-night cruise. Visit the ports of Port Elizabeth, Richards Bay, East London, returning to Cape Town where you will disembark to fly back to the UK.

16 January 2020 Fly overnight from the UK to Port Elizabeth
17 January 2020 On arrival transfer to the Bayethe Tented Lodge for a 3-night stay.
Baythe Lodge is nestled in a valley and provides the ultimate luxury for the most discerning of travellers. Each of the nine superior rooms have been built to maximize the privacy of the guest in the most tranquil of settings. With two game drives per day, morning and evening, you can embark on an intimate guided tour of this pristine land. Survey the areas, witness the birds of prey or spot one of the Big 5 from the comfort and safety of our open game vehicles. Our rangers and guides are passionate about wildlife and knowledgeable in their respective fields of expertise. Expect to take away new insights, an appreciation for Africa, and an unforgettable experience. Shamwari guests can visit the Cultural Village and the Born Free Education Centre after a morning game drive. Walking safaris can be arranged with your personal ranger. The en-suite rooms boast a private deck with pool, as well as, indoor and outdoor showers. These rooms provide uninterrupted views of the surrounding bushveld. A Wellness Centre, offering a wide variety of Spa treatments, as well as a dining area lounge and cocktail bar, all further complement the guests 'African bushveld experience'.
20 January 2020 Transfer back to Port Elizabeth airport for a flight to Cape Town for an overnight hotel stay.
21 January 2020 Transfer from the hotel to the port and embark Azamara Quest for your 10-night cruise.
Cape Town
23 January 2020 Port Elizabeth, South Africa
With a warm climate, beautiful wide beaches, and spirited communities embracing cultures from all over the world, it’s little wonder Port Elizabeth is known as “The Friendly City.” Discover the Port’s storied history while walking the Donkin Heritage Trail, dig your toes in the sand at beautiful Hobie Beach, or escape to the animal sanctuary of Addo Elephant National Park—home to the densest population of elephants in the world.
25 January 2020 Richards Bay, South Africa
Experience South Africa’s rugged coastline, pristine beaches, and mist-covered hills. Richards Bay is perched on a lagoon where the Mhlatuze River meets the Indian Ocean, and is the gateway to Zululand, the vast inland region famous for its mountains, savannah ecosystems, and the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park—home to the largest white rhino population on Earth.
26 January 2020 Durban, South Africa
Known as “the Asian Capital of South Africa”, Durban is city on the Indian Ocean where Zulu, Indian, and European cultures thrive against the backdrop of golden sand beaches, majestic mountain ranges, and plunging valleys. Visit a traditional Zulu homestead in the Valley of 1,000 Hills, and take a make a splash with a ride on Africa’s highest waterslide.
27 January 2020 East London, South Africa
Nestled between the Buffalo and Nahoon Rivers, East London’s charming 19th-century architecture and vibrant cultural scene are a gateway to breath-taking wildlife safaris and the Amatola Mountains inland. Cruises to South Africa’s East London are ideal to explore both the Sunshine Coast to the south, and Wild Coast to the north, where miles of sweeping white sand and dunes mix with warm, golden sun on some of the world’s finest beaches.
29 January 2019 Cape Town, South Africa. (2 night on-board).
31 January 2019 Disembark and transfer to the airport for an overnight flight to the UK.

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  • Spot the Big 5 on a 3 day safari
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  • 3-night 5* luxury stay in Shamwari Bayethe Lodge
  • 1-night 5* hotel stay in Cape Town.
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