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.
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.
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!
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.
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 is not to be missed.
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.
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.
We cruise on Lake St Lucia inside iSimangaliso world heritage site where we see an abundance of birdlife and hippos and crocs in their natural habitat.
The second day of this Imfolozi Safari is spent in search of the wildlife.
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 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.
This tour 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 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.
The Art Capital of South Africa, Grahamstown, and the Addo National Elephant Park, a 145 000 ha piece of evergreen bushveld supporting more than 420 elephants, lion, Cape buffalo and black rhino, among other animals, are two highlights in the Eastern Region.
We also visit the semi-arid valley, called the Little Karoo. This region, in turn, offers natural wonders such as the Cango Caves and its ideal habitat for ostrich farming makes it the ostrich Mecca of the world. The tour ends in Cape Town.
At Southern Circle Tours & Safaris we offer a comprehensive array of guided tours and longer packages. From a countrywide network of scheduled tours with guaranteed departures, specialised group travel and tailor-made itinerary design, to your dream wedding package that will be the envy of your friends! We arrange your entire holiday from the time you arrive with us in Africa until you unfortunately have to return home.