DURBAN TOURS | SOUTH AFRICA SAFARI KENYA SOUTH AFRICA TOURS
Planning your Africa Safari? Durban the sea side City of South Africa is famed for the cruises that dock at its habours. Most of the cruise ships to the Portuguese Island of Mozambique take place here! Apart from that Durban is highly marketed as the warmest place to be in South Africa enjoying favorable climate through out the year.
Day 1: Arrival
Upon arrival at the Airport, you will be met by Abana Safaris representative who will transfer you to your pre-booked hotel. Overnight
Day 2: Half Day City Tour
The tour begins as you travel along the brand new Golden Mile, the revitalized beachfront promenade which hugs the beckoning beaches of Durban viewing the newly upgraded Point Waterfront. We move through the City, viewing the majestic City Hall, and enjoying its humorous history. We continue to the small craft harbour viewing the 8th largest harbour in the world. Drive past the sugar terminals and very busy harbour warehouses on the way to the University of Natal, Durban Campus where we view lovely sights of the harbour down below. Then we visit the bustling African Indian Markets at Warwick Triangle, home to 9 distinct markets developed around Durban’s largest public transport interchange and where approximately 6 000 street vendors ply their trade, to an average of 460 000 daily commuters, an authentic experience. ” Visit the fascinating Phansi Museum, home to the largest publicly accessible collection of Southern African artifacts and traditions, including bead works, headrests, Zulu clay pots and various other treasures. (closed on weekends and entrance fee for own account). From culture to nature, we visit the peaceful Durban Botanic Gardens founded in 1849, a treasure trove of massive trees from Asia, Africa and America, and a magnificent orchid house. We then conclude with a visit to an icon of KwaZulu-Natal, the Moses Mabhida Stadium where you will have the option of experiencing the cable car ride, for your own account, to the top of the Stadium for that phenomenal view of Durban and its surroundings.
Day 3: Drakensberg World Heritage Tour
Discover the beauty of the undulating Drakensberg Mountain range as you travel through such breath-taking vistas, as you visit the World Heritage Site of Giant’s Castle. The enigmatic Bushman paintings in the vicinity are not far, so you set off on foot for a leisurely 3km round hike to the site of the caves to discover this magical legacy of the Bushmen. Moderate fitness level required. The guide there will share his knowledge of the paintings which date back 2 000 years. You’re bound to have built up an appetite, so you’ll tuck into the hearty lunch laid on.
Your return to Durban is via a visit to the Nelson Mandela Capture site, a historically significant moment in South African history and now commemorated with a world class sculpture, in memory of Nelson Mandela and his heroic role in the struggle against apartheid.
Day 4: Departure
Depending on your return flight, you will be at leisure at the hotel, later check – out and transfer to the Airport for your flight back to Nairobi.
Enjoy your African Safari!
The cost will be;
@ $ 1220 per person sharing
- Return Air ticket from Nairobi
- Silver Welcome on arrival at the Airport
- Scheduled Return Transfers
- 3 Nights accommodation on Bed & Breakfast
- Tours as mentioned