Durban City Tour is an intriguing cultural blend of East, West and Africa, which with its endless summer climate, effervescent and lukewarm ocean lined with golden beaches, offers a subtropical carnival atmosphere all year round. The city depicts a modern African metropolis.
On this twelve hour trip we visit the battlefield of Isandlwana, Rorke’s Drift and If time allows Chetswayo’s Kraal, Ondini, where the British army revenged the battle of Isandlwana.
The Valley of a Thousand Hills is an exceptionally scenic hilly area west of Durban. It’s name is derived from the hills dotted around the valley looking down from vantage points. We also visit a cultural site.
We depart early morning to visit the Sani Pass in a four-wheel drive vehicle to the top of the Drakensberg Mountains in the Kingdom of Lesotho some 3 000 m above sea level.
The Zulus are the largest of South Africa’s ethnic groups and with this tour, we give you an insight into their culture including traditional dance styles and the Zulu social system.
Destinations: Zululand, Shakaland Authentic Zulu Village
DRAKENSBERG MOUNTAINS ADVENTURE – 3 DAY DRAKENSBERG TOURS (Starts from and returns to Durban) (CODE: SCDD)
The Drakensberg Mountain range is at it’s highest and most impressive in KwaZulu Natal. We visit a cave with some of the best preserved ancient rock art in the country.
Our overnight stay is in the lap of the Amphitheatre with breathtaking views into the mountains.
Take leisurely walks around the Golden Gate area and enjoy views into the low lands.
WILDLIFE HIGHLIGHTS – 2 DAY TOUR DURBAN SAFARI PACKAGES (Starts from and ends in Durban)(CODE: SCDH)
The Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park 2-day safari puts the emphasis on the wildlife of the Reserve where we spend both days in the park searching for wildlife. The region is also the home of the mighty Zulu’s and the African Wildlife Experience offer some insight into their age-old culture.
This tour combines South Africa’s finest safari areas, blended with the rugged beauty so synonymous with the continent. It incorporates the Kruger Park with it’s amazing wildlife, mountains, valleys, waterfalls, primal forests, mangrove forests and sub-tropical vegetation, the Kingdom of Swaziland and the diverse KwaZulu-Natal.
DRAKENSBERG HIGHLIGHTS – 2 DAY DRAKENSBERG TOURS FROM DURBAN (Starts from and returns to Durban) (CODE: SCDB)
On our two day tour we explore the southern part of the mighty Drakensberg Mountain range and drive to the top of the Sani Pass, the highest mountain pass in the country, with hair raising bends and breath-taking views, in a four wheel drive vehicle and have lunch in the highest pub in Africa!
BATTLEFIELDS TOUR – 2 DAYS TOURS IN DURBAN SOUTH AFRICA (Starts from and ends in Durban)(CODE: SCDF)
The Battlefields Natal tour covers the scenes of a few of the famous battles fought between Zulu, Boer and British. Stories of exceptional bravery and wholesale slaughter are softly told. The eeriness one experiences at some battlefields is quite unnerving, turning the tour into an extraordinary event.
South Africa has a relatively short, volatile recorded history. Some fierce battles were fought such as the battle of Isandlwana, Rorke’s Drift and the Battle of Spioenkop. We also visit the Blood River Monument with it’s laager of Ox Wagons. This Historical tour including some impressive battlefields is not to be missed.
AFRICAN WILDLIFE AND CULTURE EXPERIENCE – 3 DAYS DURBAN SAFARI TOURS (Starts from and returns to Durban) (CODE: SCDW)
Northern KwaZulu Natal, also called Zululand has the within its geographical borders arguably the greatest diversity of habitats in South Africa. The region is also the home of the mighty Zulus and we are introduced to their age-old culture. At Lake St Lucia, we join a boat cruise on the lake. This tour highlights them as well as the abundance of wildlife in the area.
THE GREAT AFRICAN WILDLIFE EXPEDITION – 6 DAY SOUTH AFRICA SAFARI TOUR (Starts from Durban, ends in Johannesburg)(CODE: SCMJ)
This tour / safari combines the best wildlife areas of South Africa blended with the rugged African beauty. It incorporates the areas from the diverse KwaZulu-Natal to the Kingdom of Swaziland and the famous Kruger National Park, covering around two million hectare of African bushveld.
THE SOUTH AFRICAN WILDLIFE EXPLORER 5 DAY TOUR (Starts from Durban, ends in Johannesburg)(CODE: SCDG)
This tour combines South Africa’s finest safari areas such as the diverse Northern KwaZulu-Natal and Kruger Park with it’s amazing wildlife and the Panorama Route comprising of mountains, valleys, waterfalls and sub-tropical vegetation. We visit the kingdom of Swaziland as well and get an insight into their culture.
SOUTH AFRICAN WILDLIFE EXPLORER – 5 DAY SOUTH AFRICA TOURS FROM JOHANNESBURG (Starts from Johannesburg, ends in Durban)(CODE: SCJD)
This tour is a shortened version of the 6-day SCMD tour also following this route. It excludes the one private wildlife lodge, still incorporates the Kruger Park with it’s amazing wildlife, Mpumalanga with mountains, valleys, waterfalls, pockets of primal forests, mangrove forests and sub-tropical vegetation, the Kingdom of Swaziland, one of only three sovereign Kingdoms left in Africa, and the diverse KwaZulu-Natal with habitats such as lakes, rivers, dune forests, beaches and mangrove forests.
ZULULAND WILDLIFE SAFARI – 2 DAY ZULU AND SAFARI TOUR DURBAN (Starts from and ends in Durban)(CODE: SCDE)
This tour offers an excellent wildlife experience in two days only! You are able to see the Big Five as well as inhabitants of the ‘deep’ such as hippo, croc and an abundance of birdlife.
Destinations: Zululand, world heritage site of iSimangaliso Wetlands Park, St Lucia village, St Lucia Lake, Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park/Private Reserve
A TOUCH OF WILDLIFE – 1 DAY GAME RESERVE SAFARI NEAR DURBAN SOUTH AFRICA (Durban day tour) (CODE: SCDU)
We visit Hluhluwe-Imfolozi (Imfolozi) Park which is not only the oldest reserve in Africa, but also the place where the white rhino was saved from extinction. Today the park is the third largest in South Africa and the only reserve where you are virtually assured of good rhino sightings.
Destinations: Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park, Zululand
THE SOUTH AFRICAN COASTAL EXPLORER GUIDED TOUR – 6 DAY SOUTH AFRICA TOURS FROM CAPE TOWN (Starts from Cape Town, ends in Durban)(CODE: SCCP)
The coastline between Cape Town and Durban encompasses lush, sub-tropical eastern KwaZulu Natal, the Wild Coast with Xhosa huts dotted around the ridges, to the mountains, lakes, cliffs and dense indigenous forests of the Cape South Coast, aptly called the Garden Route, the beauty and vegetation will captivate even the well traveled.
EAST TO WEST COAST TOUR – ACROSS SOUTH AFRICA – 7 DAYS CAPE TOWN TOURS FROM DURBAN (Starts from Durban, ends in Cape Town) (CODE: SCDX)
From the lush, subtropical forests of the East Coast to the dry brilliantly white sandy beaches of the West Coast, some of the highlights we visit are the majestic Drakensberg and the arid semi-desert of Namaqualand which turns into a fairyland of colours in August. A region also un-equalled in semi-precious stones and minerals.
SOUTH AFRICAN COASTAL EXPLORER GUIDED TOUR – 6 DAY DURBAN TO CAPE TOWN TOUR PACKAGES (Starts from Durban, ends in Cape Town)(Code: SCDP)
The coastline between Durban and Cape Town encompasses lush, sub-tropical eastern KwaZulu Natal, the Wild Coast with Xhosa huts dotted around the ridges, to the mountains, lakes, cliffs and dense indigenous forests of the Cape South Coast, aptly called the Garden Route, the beauty and vegetation will captivate even the well traveled.
A TASTE OF SOUTH AFRICA – 11 DAYS AFRICA TOUR PACKAGE (Starts from Johannesburg, ends in Cape Town) (CODE: SC-02)
With this package we combine the best wildlife and wilderness areas with The Garden Route. Highlights we visit are the Kruger National Park, the Panoramic Route, Swaziland, Zululand and Durban en-route to the scenic Garden Route and ending in Cape Town.
A TASTE OF SOUTH AFRICA PLUS – 15 DAYS DELUXE SOUTH AFRICA TRIP (Starts from Johannesburg, ends in Cape Town) (CODE: SC-02P)
We combine the best wildlife areas with some of the beautiful scenery of South Africa – a world in one country! The Garden Route is famous for its unique diversity of lakes, mountains, golden beaches, cliffs and dense indigenous forests. The tour also includes 4 days in Cape Town as well as two days tours.
A TASTE OF SOUTH AFRICA TOUR – 10 DAY DESTINATION GUIDED TOURS SOUTH AFRICA (Starts from Johannesburg, ends in Cape Town) (CODE: SC-02)
This package is similar to the Taste Of South Africa – 11-days, but we spend one day less in the Garden Route – for those guests who do not have much time to explore.
SOUTH AFRICAN EXPLORER – 12 DAY JOHANNESBURG TO CAPE TOWN TOURS (Starts from Johannesburg, ends in Cape Town)(CODE: SC-04)
Some of the highlights of this 12-day escorted package are the Kruger National Park, Swaziland and Hluhluwe Game Reserves. We then travel the coastline from Durban via the scenic Garden Route to Cape Town. We branch off for a visit to the Cango Caves near Oudtshoorn on the way.