Enjoy a three night Big 5 safari experience in the malaria-free Welgevonden Game Reserve, a mountain bushveld reserve with a climate that makes it worth a visit all year round. Welgevonden Game Reserve is a great place to watch wildlife, sense wilderness and touch the spirit of true Africa. Then fly on to The Seychelles for 6 nights relaxing on the beach.
On arrival into OR Tambo (Johannesburg) International Airport you will be met & transferred by road (approx. 3 hours) to the Welgevonden Game Reserve in Limpopo Province. Enjoy the next 3 nights combining nature and luxury, with a safari in a Big 5 reserve. And when you are not out on a game drive relax by the pool, enjoy a delicious dinner around the camp fire or simply absorb the bush and nature.
Welgevonden Game Reserve is a declared heritage site of 37 000 hectares adjoining the Marakele National Park in the breathtaking Waterberg Biosphere. A true bushveld environment and home to Africa’s most sought after game species, with one of the largest collections of white rhino. Join a guided safari or bush walk with an experienced safari guide to view elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, giraffe, zebra, eland and many other antelope species with the opportunity to spot the aardvark, brown hyena or the rarely seen honey badger and bush pig.
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MAKWETI SAFARI LODGE
Makweti is for the true safari connoisseur in search of diverse wildlife and a Big 5 experience. It’s antique furnishings, rich woods, leather and woven textures create a homely elegance.
Makweti is for the true safari connoisseur in search of diverse wildlife and a Big 5 experience. It’s antique furnishings, rich woods, leather and textures create a homely elegance.
Today, after a final game drive and breakfast/brunch, you will be transferred by road to Johannesburg for an overnight stay before your onward flight the following day to Mahé in The Seychelles.
Unique by a thousand miles! Surrounded by the clear warm seas of the Indian Ocean and blessed with a wonderful climate, the 115 islands of the Seychelles (only 16 are inhabited) are perfect for a holiday surrounded by pristine natural beauty. Seychelles is all about island life, they are spread over 1,400,000 square km and six island groups lying 500-1,600 km from the African Coast. It is also about enticing beaches, warm turquoise waters, and island-hopping opportunities. There are 43 mainly granite ‘inner’ islands and 72 coralline ‘outer’ islands.
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Overlooking Anse Intendance Beach on the beautiful south west coast of Mahé, the luxurious Banyan Tree Seychelles is considered one of Mahé’s, and The Seychelles, finest hotels.
Overlooking Anse Intendance Beach on the south west coast of Mahé, Banyan Tree Seychelles is considered one of Mahé’s, and The Seychelles, finest hotels.
DISCOVER THE SEYCHELLES
Seychelles is all about island life, The 115 Islands are spread over 1,400,000 square km. It is also about enticing beaches, warm turquoise waters, and island-hopping opportunities.
Mahé is an idyllic island location. Its stunning coastline creates the perfect picture of a white-sand paradise. Crystal waters lap at the beach from a pristine turquoise ocean.
Praslin island provides you with a diverse array of choices. You can choose to unwind in stylish accommodation, explore the beaches or embark on a tropical forest activity.
You will be collected and returned to Seychelles airport in time for your return flight to the UK.
Where prices are shown for a travel itinerary, they are intended to give you some guidance as to what is possible and to help you budget. Where multiple accommodation options are shown, the "guide price" shown is based upon the cheapest accommodation option. The prices are accurate at the time of being published, but they are not definitive rates and are subject to reconfirmation at the time of booking.
There are also many offers, value adds, discounts and specials throughout the year. Honeymoon offers, wedding packages, early booking offers, free nights, discounted airfares and more - contact us for full details. Please note that holidays which do not fall completely within a price or date band may be subject to increase or decrease.
|London > Johannesburg||± 11hrs|
|Johannesburg > Seychelles||± 4hrs|
|Seychelles > London||± 13hrs|
|Johannesburg > Welgevonden GR & vv||± 3hrs|
|Seychelles Airport > Hotel & vv||± 1hr|
|Note: These times are estimates and are dependant on flights and accommodation selections.|
This a wonderful luxury combination, ideal for couples & honeymooners for a sophisticated and exciting holiday. There are many options for the safari in South Africa - Madikwe Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, Nambiti Game Reserve, and many others.
The Seychelles also has some great hotels & private island resorts, and simply amazing natural beauty!
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