Honeymoon offer in South Africa with Dare to Explore African Adventures


Southern Africa Honeymoon Offer !!


VALID FOR TRAVEL: April & May 2020 Offer may not be combined with other offers  Valid for travel within 6 months of date of marriage

A SPIRIT OF ADVENTUREA LONGING FOR FREEDOM A SENSE OF INDIVIDUALITY


These are the only ingredients you need to bring to our 'Design-Your-Dream Tours'. Leave the rest up to us, as we unlock your inner explorer, and make your wildest dreams of Africa come true.


DAY 1 - ARRIVAL DAY

Arrival Information

Welcome to Africa! 

Once arriving at Cape Town International Airport, you will be met by an airport representative who will assist you with collecting your luggage, clearing through customs and entering into the arrivals hall.

Transfer by road to Victoria & Alfred Hotel situated in the V&A Waterfront for a 3—night stay.

International Flight Arriving — Cape Town (CPT)

Arrival Time: TBA Airline: TBA Flight Number: TBA

Notes:

Not booked by Dare to Explore

Victoria & Alfred Hotel

It’s the precise details that gives the Victoria & Alfred Hotel its elegance, intimacy, romance and reputation. Located right at the V&A Waterfront, which is a world-renowned melting pot of cultures, activities, shops, restaurants and bars. You will have all that you need within a short walk away.

Room Type: Mountain Facing Double Room

Included:

BreakfastWi-Fi

Meal Information

No meals included


DAY 2 - FULL DAY TABLE MOUNTAIN, OLD BISCUIT MILL AND CITY TOUR

Full Day Table Mountain, City & Old Biscuit Mill Tour

Following breakfast be collected by your guide at 08:00 and head directly to Table Mountain. Enjoy the cable car to the top where you will enjoy the views and walk the various paths exploring this iconic mountain!

Following Table Mountain continue on to the very trendy Old Biscuit Mill Neighbourgoods Market.

The Neighbourgoods Market is an award-winning market that features over 100 specialty traders every Saturday, creating a weekly platform for local farmers, fine-food purveyors, organic merchants, bakers and distributors, grocers, mongers, butchers, artisan producers, celebrated local chefs, and micro enterprises. The market is housed in an old sky-lit brick warehouse and courtyard at the Old Biscuit Mill in the industrial neighborhood of Woodstock, Cape Town. It is as much a source for farm fresh as well as organic foods and locally produced specialty goods, as it is a meeting point to enjoy community and swap ideas and stories.

Grab a bite for lunch at the market before exploring other highlights of the city such as Green Market Square and the Bo-Kaap neighborhood.

NOTE: To include Old Biscuit Mill this day must fall on a Saturday

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Victoria & Alfred Hotel Time: Prior to pickup 

Lunch: Not Included Location: Old Biscuit Mill

Dinner: Not Included Reservation Details: Kloof Street House - Suggested Restaurant Time: 19:30 Address: 30 Kloof St, Gardens, Cape Town Contact Number: 021 423 4413


DAY 3 - FULL DAY PENINSULA TOUR

Full Day Peninsula Tour

Following breakfast, be collected by your guide at 08:00. Enjoy the scenic trip around the world famous Cape Peninsula stopping at highlights along the way.

Your day will include, but not be limited to, visiting places such as Cape Point, the Cape of Good Hope where Bartholomew Diaz discovered the sea route to India in 1488 and Boulders Beach where wild penguins co habit with humans.

Follow the beautiful coastline from Sea Point, past the popular beaches of Clifton and Camp’s Bay to Hout Bay. The journey continues via the famous Chapman’s Peak drive to the shores of False Bay past the villages of Fish Hoek and Muizenberg and back to Cape Town.

Arrive back to your hotel in the late afternoon.

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Victoria & Alfred Hotel Time: Prior to pickup

Lunch: Not Included Location: Harbour House Kalk Bay Time: 13:30

Dinner: Not Included Reservation Details: The Shortmarket Club - Suggested Restaurant Time: 19:30 Address: 88 Shortmarket St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town Contact Number: 021 447 2874

DAY 4 - CAPE WINELANDS TRANSFER

Transfer — Winelands

Following breakfast, meet your driver in the lobby at 12:00 to transfer by road (+/- 1 hour) to Leeu House in the famous Cape Winelands where you will enjoy a 2—night stay.

Spend your afternoon at leisure and enjoy some shopping and lunch in Franschhoek.

Shopping in Franschhoek is a shopaholic’s dream. Mingled in between the village’s café’s and restaurants you’ll find a treasure trove of retail magic. There is truly something for everyone. Whether you are looking for antiques, collectable books, diamond jewelry, designer clothing, artworks or chocolate you’ll find the best of these and much more along the Main Street.

NOTE:  Due to the Easter holiday it is possible that some of the shops will be closed.

Leeu House

Leeu House, located in the heart of Franschhoek, combines the tranquil feel of a country guesthouse with vibrant village life. An oasis of comfort and luxury, within easy strolling distance of award-winning restaurants, art galleries, boutiques and many other attractions.

Room Type: Classic Double Room

Included:

BreakfastLimited mini bar and Nespresso machine in roomWi-FiAll national phone callsOne Complimentary tasting of Mullineux & Leeu Family Wines at Leeu Estates per guest per stayA complimentary scheduled shuttle service within 10km radius 

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Victoria & Alfred Hotel Time: Prior to pickup 

Lunch: Not Included Location: At Leisure in Franschhoek

Dinner: Not Included Reservation Details: Foliage - Suggested Restaurant Time: 19:30 Address: 11 Huguenot Rd, Franschhoek Contact Number: 021 876 2328


DAY 5 - FULL DAY WINELANDS TOUR

Cape Winelands Tour

Following breakfast, be collected by your guide at 09:00, spend the day exploring the Winelands  where the French Huguenots established the South African viticulture in the late 1600's.

There are literally hundreds of wineries to choose from, so we will hand select the very best. Although we have the day loosely planned out, we know from experience that it is a good idea to be flexible with our estate choices!

Here are some of our favourites:

Grande Provence (Franschhoek)Chamonix (Franschhoek)Tokara (Stellenbosch)Rust en Vrede Estate (Stellenbosch)Delaire Graff Estate (Stellenbosch)

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Leeu House Time: Prior to pickup 

Lunch: Included Location: Babel (subject to availability) Time: 13:00

Dinner: Not Included Reservation Details: Chef's Warehouse at Maison - Suggested Restaurant Time: 19:30 Address: Maison Estate, R45, Franschhoek Contact Number: 021 876 2116


DAY 6 - BOTSWANA SAFARI TRANSFER

Transfer — Botswana

Following breakfast, be collected at 08:20 by your private transfer back to the airport in time to connect onto a commercial flight to Maun, Botswana.

On arrival, clear through passport control, collect your luggage and be met. With assistance, board a shared air shuttle flight that will take you into the Okavango Delta landing at Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp for a 3-nights.

Commercial Flight Cape Town (CPT) — Maun (MUB)

Departure Time: 10:20 Arrival Time: 12:55 Airline: SA Airlink Flight Number: SA 8604 Reference Number: To be advised E-Ticket Numbers: To be advised

Notes:

Booked by Dare to Explore.  Seat Allocation.  Seats will be requested, but the airline has the right to change the seat allocation at any time.

Shared Shuttle Flight Maun (MUB) - Nxabega

Departure Time: TBA Arrival Time: +/- 25 minutes after departure Airline: Mack Air Flight Number: Shared Air Shuttle Reference Number: To be advised

Notes:

Booked by Dare to Explore.There may be stops en-route which may require changing aircrafts.

Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp

A beautiful view of reed-filled waterways and a sparkling lagoon in front of the camp, you will have the opportunity to discover the many wonders of this incredible location. Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp is known for its elegant tented accommodation and array of safari adventures.

Room Type: Safari Double Tent

Included:

Three meals dailySoft drinks, teas and coffeesHouse wines, local brand spirits and beersLimited Wi-FiRefreshments on game drivesLaundrySafari activities


Nxabega Okavango Tented CampBotswana, North-West District, Botswanahttp://www.andbeyond.com/nxabega-okavango-tented-camp

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Victoria & Alfred Hotel Time: Prior to pickup

Lunch: Not Included Location: In Transit

Dinner: Included Location: Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp 


DAY 7 - EXPLORE NXABEGA OKAVANGO TENTED CAMP

Explore — Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp

Enjoy safari activities such as game drives & bush walks

Notes:

Walks are never guaranteed. They are done at the discretion of the camp and only when conditions are considered safe for walking. Mokoro excursions and boating safaris are always subject to water levels.

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp

Lunch: Included Location: Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp

Dinner: Included Location: Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp


DAY 8 - EXPLORE NXABEGA OKAVANGO TENTED CAMP

Explore — Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp

Lunch: Included Location: Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp

Dinner: Included Location: Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp


DAY 9 - OKAVANGO DELTA SAFARI TRANSFER

Transfer — Safari

Following your morning game drive and breakfast, be collected at TBAand transfer by road (+/- 15 minutes) to Nxabega Airstrip in time to connect onto a shared air shuttle flight to Sandibe Airstrip. 

On arrival you will be greeted and transferred by road (+/- 1 hour 15 minutes) to Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge in the Okavango Delta for a 2—night stay.

Shared Shuttle Flight Nxabega - Sandibe

Departure Time: TBA Arrival Time: +/- 20 minutes after departure Airline: Mack Air Flight Number: Shared Air Shuttle Reference Number: To be advised

Notes:

Booked by Dare to Explore.Exact times will be confirmed 24 hours prior to departure. There may be stops en-route which may require changing aircrafts.

Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge

Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge is situated on the edge of the Delta’s permanent waterways, the areas where game drives and walks take place always remain accessible, even when the Delta waters are at their highest. The camp boasts exclusive traversing rights over a vast stretch of land adjacent to the wildlife-rich Moremi Game Reserve. The 12 guest suites situated under the Delta forest canopy, raise above the fringes of papyrus that line the Delta channels and offer private plunge pools, cosy fireplaces and secluded nooks.

Room Type: Double Cottage

Included:

Three meals dailySoft drinks, teas and coffeesHouse wines, local brand spirits and beersLimited Wi-FiRefreshments on game drivesLaundrySafari activities


Sandibe Okavango Safari LodgeBotswana, North-West District, Botswanahttp://www.andbeyond.com/sandibe-okavango-safari-lodge

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp

Lunch: Included Location: Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge

Dinner: Included Location: Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge


DAY 10 - EXPLORE - SANDIBE OKAVANGO SAFARI LODGE

Explore — Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge

Enjoy morning & evening game drives and bush walks. Scenic helicopter flights can be arranged at an additional cost.

Notes:

Walks are never guaranteed. They are done at the discretion of the camp and only when conditions are considered safe for walking. 

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge

Lunch: Included Location: Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge

Dinner: Included Location: Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge


DAY 11 - ZAMBIA (VICTORIA FALLS) TRANSFER

Transfer — Zambia

Following your morning game drive and breakfast, be collected at TBA, and transfer by a shared air shuttle flight to Kasane.

On arrival, you will be met and transferred by road (+/- 1 hour) to Royal Livingstone Hotel situated on the banks of the great Zambezi, Africa's fourth largest river for a 2—night stay

Notes:

With full assistance you will exit out of Botswana at the Kazungulo border, cross the Zambezi by ferry and enter into Zambia on the other side. This is a true "African" experience.You will need a visa for Zambia. Visas on arrival currently cost USD50 per visa, payable in USDbills.Please note that the bills must be new, meaning issued after2006. 

Shared Shuttle Flight Sandibe - Kasane

Departure Time: TBA Arrival Time: +/- 1 hour after departure Airline: TBA Flight Number: Shared Air Shuttle Reference Number: To be advised

Notes:

Booked by Dare to Explore.Exact times will be confirmed 24 hours prior to departure. There may be stops en-route which may require changing aircrafts.

Royal Livingstone Hotel

Royal Livingstone Hotel is located on the banks of the Zambezi River. The hotel evokes Victorian elegance and colonial traditions in impeccable style, and offers unforgettable adventures. Partake in charming high tea rituals, and later sundowners on a deck overlooking Victoria Falls

Room Type: Double Deluxe Room

Included:

BreakfastWi-Fi


Royal Livingstone HotelLivingstone, Southern Province, Zambia, 20100http://royal-livingstone.anantara.com/

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge Time: Prior to pickup 

Lunch: Not Included Location: In Transit

Dinner: Not Included Location: Royal Livingstone Hotel


DAY 12 - EXPLORE THE FALLS (ZAMBIA)

Explore — Livingstone Area

There is a host of extra cost activities to enjoy, all of which can be booked with your hotel concierge:

Microlight/heli flips over the fallsSunset boat cruises on the ZambeziThe Royal Livingstone Express dinner train ride (if running)Bungee jumping and zip lining from the Victoria Falls bridgeGame drives in Mosi-oa Tunya National ParkHigh tea/lunch visits to Livingstone Island and a swim in the Devil’s Pool (water levels permitting)

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Royal Livingstone Hotel Time: At Leisure

Lunch: Not Included Location: At Leisure

Dinner: Not Included Location: Royal Livingstone Hotel


DAY 13 - DEPARTURE DAY

Transfer — Johannesburg

Following breakfast, depart at 11:00 by road (+/- 15 minutes) to Livingstone International Airport in time to connect onto a flight to Johannesburg.

On arrival, you will be met by an airport representative who will assist you with collecting your luggage, clearing through customs and entering into the arrivals hall, where you will be met by a Dare to Explore representative who will assist you with your international check-in.

Bon Voyage !!

Commercial Flight Livingstone (LVI) - Johannesburg (JNB)

Departure Time: 13:00 Arrival Time: 14:40 Airline: South African Airways Flight Number: SA 49 Reference Number: To be advised E-Ticket Numbers: To be advised

Notes:

Booked by Dare to Explore. Seat Allocation.  Seats will be requested, but the airline has the right to change the seat allocation at any time.

International Flight Departing Johannesburg (JNB) — Home

Arrival Time: TBA Airline: TBA Flight Number: TBA

Notes:

Not booked by Dare to ExploreInternational flight should be an evening departure

Meal Information

Breakfast: Included Location: Royal Livingstone Hotel Time: Prior to pickup 

Lunch: Not Included Location: In Transit

Dinner: Not Included


TRIP INFORMATION & DOCUMENTS


INCLUDED

Accommodation as indicated in the itineraryMeals as indicatedFlights: * Cape Town to Maun (commercial economy) * Maun to Nxabega (shared air shuttle) * Nxabega to Sandibe (shared air shuttle) * Sandibe to Kasane (shared air shuttle) * Livingstone to Johannesburg (commercial economy)Private road transfers: * Cape Town Airport to V&A Hotel * V&A Hotel to Leeu House * Leeu House to Cape Town Airport * Kasane Airport to Royal Livingstone * Royal Livingstone to Livingstone AirportPrivately guided tours: * Full day Table Mountain, Old Biscuit Mill and City Tour (must be a Saturday) * Full day Peninsula Tour * Full day Winelands TourTwice daily safari activity at the safari destinationsPark & Conservation fees while on safariLaundry at Safari camps as indicated in the itineraryLeather & Canvas safari bags - 1 per person travelling24/7 access to your DTE tour coordinator while you are on your trip

EXCLUDED

International air into Cape Town and out of Johannesburg (evening departure)Travel InsuranceVISA costs if applicableGratuitiesItems of a personal natureAny activities outside of those describedMeals & drinks unless otherwise indicated

NOTES

Strictly 20kgs luggage packed in soft sided safari bags - no hard cases.This program enters into a Malaria area - preventative medication should be taken.VALID FOR TRAVEL: April & May 2020. Offer may not be combined with other offers. Valid for travel within 6 months of date of marriage.

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