Perfect for a taste of safari, or for those looking to combine bush and beach easily, the Welgevonden reserve is all about sweeping plains, wilderness landscape and classic African wildlife. Drive a few hours north of Johannesburg for a few nights and then easily hop over to Mauritius for relaxation and a different culture. This is perfect for a honeymoon.
Our expert tour specialists can tailor this trip to exactly meet your needs. We make the suggestions but the decision is yours
Travel overnight from the UK to Johannesburg. Upon arrival, collect your rental car and head out onto the road. It’s an easy drive for two and a half hours north on clear roads up to the Welgevonden Game Reserve. Arrive by lunchtime at the gate and you’ll be transferred to the lodge to relax freshen up and get into a slower way of life. This afternoon go out for a game drive to look our for elephants, giraffe and possibly some big cats.
If you prefer not to drive, ask about road and flight transfers instead.
Rise early when the animals are most active. Morning and afternoon game drives will reveal big game, birdlife and surprises. There’s time to relax at the lodge during the day and in the evening enjoy sundowners amid the large landscapes of the Waterberg area.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
There may be chance for a final game drive before your drive back to Johannesburg airport. Take an afternoon flight to Mauritius for a week’s stay. By the evening you’ll be able to have cocktails by the beach, a different sundowner location.
Free time on Mauritius, relax on the beach amid tropical gardens. Taste Mauritian and worldwide dishes and choose from a variety of land and water based activities. Go all inclusive and ask us for the supplement.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
You’ll probably have a bit more time on the beach before an afternoon transfer to the airport and your return flight overnight.
Translating as ‘place of peace’, Ekuthuleni is set on the open plains of the Welgevonden Game Reserve. From the camp guests can watch as animals walk by and the sun sets over the plains. Alongside the swimming pool, there’re comfortable lounges perfect for relaxing with a book. Meals are served in the dining room or on the open air deck. Each of the five suites leads out to a private courtyard.
‘Mauritian Paradise With Fun For All The Family’
Located between Grand Baie and Port Louis on the west coast of Mauritius, Victoria Beachcomber Resort & Spa has a laid back atmosphere that will appeal to all ages. The resort overlooks a Mauritian beach and the Indian Ocean and the rooms and suites enjoy tropical garden, beach or ocean. The hotel features a lengthy list of activities at the spa, fitness centre, water sports centre and kids’ club and diving and snorkelling is recommended. There are four restaurants and five bars making the all-inclusive dining option an attractive proposition
International flights in economy
3 nights at Ekuthuleni Lodge with full board and two game drives daily.
7 nights at Victoria Beachcomber Resort on half board basis.
4 days saloon car hire
Transfers on Mauritius
Meals unless otherwise stated
Supplements apply for high, peak and festive seasons.
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