Escape to another world on this 9 night itinerary. Experience the Africa of the great safari era, when blazing sunsets melted into lantern lit romance and service was an effortless whisper. Then immerse yourself in a private tropical island sanctuary where exotic beauty takes centre stage.
Sabi Sabi’s Selati Camp is an award-winning safari lodge in the exclusive Sabi Sand Game Reserve. Selati is furnished with a historic railway theme and colonial charm and is meticulously created as an authentic home in the bush, and offers the perfect accommodation for anyone looking for a romantic luxury safari getaway. Under the spectacular canopy of the Southern night sky the camp is romantically lit by the gentle flicker of oil lamps and lanterns, and the warm glow of fires.
After a night in Johannesburg, fly across to Seychelles for 5 nights on the island of Mahe. Enjoy the untouched and unspoiled beauty of Seychelles at Banyan Tree in your exclusive Beachfront Pool Villa, surrounded with fresh tropical greenery. Your expansive verandah patio ushers in cool sea breeze and warm sunny light, and your personal swimming pool takes you to the pinnacle of plush beachfront living.
Arrive into Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Clear Customs & Immigration and collect your luggage, then make your way into the Arrivals Hall, where you will be met by a representative from FedAir. You will then be transferred to the private FedAir departure lounge, where you can relax before boarding your flight across to the Sabi Sand Game Reserve. Please note that there is a baggage restriction of 20 kg per person, and you have to have a 'soft' bag (for easy storage in the plane).
If you are returning by FedAir, you can leave any excess baggage safely with FedAir, which you can then pick up when you return.
South African Airways SA8861 (Economy Class): Fly from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) departing at 10:00 to Skukuza Airport (SZK), arriving at 10:50
Transfer from Skukuza Airport to Sabi Sabi Selati
Sabi Sabi offers world-class standards in luxury accommodation, exceptional close wildlife encounters, personal service and delicious cuisine. Big game abounds and roams freely throughout this pristine part of the exclusive Sabi Sand Reserve. The diverse habitat is home to spectacular wildlife including the Big 5 - lion, leopard, rhino, buffalo and elephant - as well as cheetah, wild dog and some 200 other animal species indigenous to the area.
After you return from your morning game drive, you will have time to enjoy breakfast at the lodge before you are transferred back to the airstrip.
South African Airways SA8866 (Economy Class): Fly from Skukuza Airport (SZK) departing at 14:50 to O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB), arriving at 15:50
Collect your luggage, then make your way into the Arrivals Hall where your driver will meet you. You will then be transferred to your hotel.
Closely situated to OR Tambo International Airport, luxury and regal comfort await guests at the 5* Peermont D'oreale Grande Hotel at Emperors Palace. The magnificent ambiance is complimented with state-of-the-art facilities which provide guests with added comfort. Guests can delight in fine dining experiences at the elegant Aurelia's Restaurant, indulge their senses at the Health and Beauty Spa and sip cocktails while watching an African sunset at the Pool Bar. Full access to the casino, dining and entertainment facilities at the resort is granted to all guests.
Air Seychelles HM60 (Economy Class): Fly from Johannesburg O.R. Tambo (JNB) departing at 13:45 to Seychelles Intl (SEZ), arriving at 20:40
Go through Immigration, collect your luggage and clear Customs, then make your way into the Arrivals Hall to the Welcome Kiosk of our representative in Seychelles. Here, you will be welcomed to the island and then transferred to your hotel.
Prepare to be charmed into an exquisite slice of island life, where lush palms and tropical forests bloom and glorious beach abound. With spectacular views of the Indian Ocean and native Takamaka trees, Banyan Tree Seychelles luxury resort is nestled in Intendance Bay, a destination marked for bliss. Take a walk along the beguiling Intendance Bay or soak up archipelago charm within your Creole-style villa.
You will need to check out of your room this morning but you can remain at the hotel and use all the facilities until you are collected for your transfer back to the airport. Alternatively, if you have an evening flight, the hotel may be able to arrange a late check out for you (additional cost and payable directly to the hotel) subject to the availability of the room.
Holiday Destination: Holiday to South Africa and Seychelles for 9 nights
Passengers: 2 Adults
Example Cost for 2 Adults: * per person sharing.
*Excludes international flights from your home country - please ask us if you would like us to include these for you.
All monies paid by UK customers for the air package holiday shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 10245.
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