African Safaris and Photography

A beautiful and unique experience

At African Safaris and Photography, we are focussed on providing a Safari and Photography experience with the highest levels of customer satisfaction and we will do everything we can to make it a once in a lifetime experience. We are committed to make a difference to wildlife conservation and local communities. Our Itinerary is varied to ensure different experiences and ample photographic opportunities.


Dates

12th - 20th September 2017

(19th - 27th September 2017) No seats available.


1st - 9th May 2018 OR 8th - 16th May 2018

11th - 19th September 2018 OR 18th - 26 September 2018

 

PRICES ARE BASED ON A MINIMUM OF 3 PEOPLE ATTENDING THE TOUR - MAXIMUM 8 PEOPLE

Flights to be booked via Emirates Airline: London Heathrow or London Gatwick to Dubai,

                                                                  Dubai to King Shaka International - Durban

It is the client's responsibility to ensure that they have comprehensive travel insurance cover.

ITINERARY

Day 0 (Tuesday)
Fly overnight with Emirates Airline
Day 1 (Wednesday)

Transfer from King Shaka International Airport, Durban to Umkhumbi Lodge Hluhluwe.

Arrive at Umkhumbi Lodge. Settle in and relax with drinks, to include dinner.

Day 2 (Thursday)

Guided walk morning. Lunch at Umkumbi Lodge. Elephant Interaction - game drive Zululand Rhino Reserve

Day 3 (Friday)

St Lucia - 2 hour boat trip on the Estuary, afternoon Eastern Shores Safari. Lunch at own account

Day 4 (Saturday)

Early start for full day game drive - Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park

Brunch at own account. Packed snack box will be provided for later in the day.

Day 5 (Sunday)

Visit to cultural Zulu village. Lunch at own account - Ilala Weavers.  Afternoon at leisure @ Umkhumbi Lodge or optional activities.

Day 6 (Monday)

Full day safari - Mkhuze Game Reserve, packed lunch included.

Drive in 13 seater, not open vehicle due to transit distance.

Day 7 (Tuesday)

Sunrise at False Bay - waders and scenery. Coffee at picnic spot.

Brunch/Lunch at Umkhumbi Lodge
Afternoon at leisure or optional activities - photography session with subjects provided by Anton

Day 8 (Wednesday)

Breakfast at Umkhumbi Lodge. Transfer to Durban via Mtunzini. Lunch at own account.

Transfer back to Durban Airport

 

PRICES ARE - EXCLUDING FLIGHTS

It is the client's responsibility to book flights - information to be provided on contact

NB TRANSFERS ARE ONLY AVAILABLE FROM KING SHAKA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, DURBAN

  • September 2017
  • £1800.00 per person sharing
  • + £150.00 single supplement

  • May 2018
  •  £1950.00 per person sharing
  • + £100 single supplement

  • September 2018
  • £1950 per person sharing
  • + £100 single supplement

September 2017

  • £500.00 deposit to be paid by the 1st of June 2017 (3 months prior to the tour) The Deposit is not          refundable unless your seat is resold. Guests to be refunded in full if a minimum of 3 people are            not  achieved. 
  • The remainder of the fees to be paid by the 31st of July 2017 (6 weeks prior to the tour)

  •  

    May 2018

    •  £500.00 deposit to be paid by the 1st February 2018 to confirm your seat on the tour (3 months             prior to tour) The Deposit is not refundable unless your seat is resold. Guests to be refunded in             full if a minimum of 3 people are not achieved.
    • The remainder of the fees to be paid by the 20th of March 2018 (6 weeks prior to tour)

    September 2018

  • £500.00 deposit to be paid by the 1st of June 2018 (3 months prior to the tour) The Deposit is not          refundable unless your seat is resold. Guests to be refunded in full if a minimum of 3 people are            not  achieved. 
  • The remainder of the fees to be paid by the 31st of July 2018 (6 weeks prior to the tour)


  • CANCELLATION POLICY
    • 50% Cancellation fee if cancelled within 30 DAYS
    • 100% Cancellation fee if cancelled within 7 DAYS
     

    What is included:

    All transfers will be in a closed vehicle.

    Game drives at Zululand Rhino Reserve, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi and Mkhuze in a safari vehicle.

    Dinner, bed and breakfast. 

    Packed lunches as set out in itinerary ( NB SOME LUNCHES/BRUNCHES AT OWN COST).
    All safaris/activities set out in itinerary.

    All gate entrance fees.
    Registered, insured and experienced nature guide.


    • A representative of Umkhumbi Lodge will meet you at KING SHAKA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT,         DURBAN and accompany you on your transfer to Umkhumbi Lodge.

    What is excluded:
    Flights.
    Travel Insurance.
    Activities not stated (additional activities available at extra cost to client's i.e. guided walking trails in Mkhuze fig tree forest (exceptional birding experience) OR guided birding experience in St Lucia forest, - details to be provided on enquiry.
    Alcoholic beverages, Fizzy drinks, Bottled water.
    Personal purchases.
    Gratuities.

    Contact details: 
    • inaturner1@talktalk.net
    • www.facebook.com/ina.turner.92
    • www.500px/Ina Turner
    • Mobile: +44 7795045282

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