South Africa-Cape Town, Durban & Johannesburg – September 25-October 5, 2024 , 2024


South Africa Safari and Apex Predator Diving Vacation

Summary: 11 days/10 nights

25SEP2024 – Depart USA for Cape Town

3 night stay in Cape Town w/Great White Shark Caged Dive

4 days of Dives Umkomaas

3 days at Balaya Safari

Depart Durban to Johannesburg

Arrive IAH 5OCT2024

If you choose to fly on United, IAH/CPT, it arrives at 3:20 pm and that will work with this itinerary.

Departing Flight is recommended out of Johannesburg – JNB/IAH also on United

$5600 pp Diver Rate, based on double occupancy (prices are subject to fluctuate due to their currency)-

Non-Diver deduct $400 off the package, based on double occupancy (prices are subject to fluctuate due to their currency)

$1900 pp Single Supplement Add-On (prices are subject to fluctuate due to their currency)

20 spaces available

$500.00 Deposit to reserve your spot!

Includes:

Meet and Greet Cape Town airport, private road transfer to hotel

3 nights Cape Town hotel – bed and breakfast basis

Morning Seal and Kelp dive, Great White Shark Caged Dive including return transfers from Cape Town hotel

Full day private guided Peninsula Tour including entry fees and 1 wine tasting.

Road transfer to Cape Town airport

Meet and greet services, Durban airport, road transfer to Umkomaas

4 nights Blue Marlin Hotel, bed and breakfast basis

4 Dives Aliwalshoal including cylinders, weight belt hire, diving permit return transfers to/from the dive centre.

Tiger dive – baited dive

3 nights Dinner transfers to restaurants within 50km from lodge

1 x Complimentary Braai dinner (Barbeque)

Road transfer Umkomaas to Hluhluwe via St Luci

Day departing Umkomaas – usually stops for 2 hour boat cruise St Lucia to see hippos and crocs

Then choice to go straight to Balaya Game Lodge and catch the 3pm game drive

Or – you can tour the Emdoneni Cat Center – approx 2 hours seeing variety of wild cats and opportunity to go inside enclosure with Cheetah – but some people do not like animal enclosures – so they can remove it.

2 hour boat Cruise St Lucia

2 hour Educational tour at Emdoneni Cat Center

Rhino Vet Experience – Helicopter shoots tranquilizer to enable Rhino temporarily.  We come in the trucks on the ground and witness first-hand surgery on a Rhino’s.

3 nights Bayala game reserve including full board, 2 safaris per day, park fees

Road transfer Hluhluwe to Durban airport

Not Included:

Airfare into Cape Town and out of Johannesburg

Domestic Airfare within Africa – this will be purchased as a group, not as individual bookings.

Nitrox

Some of the meals

Activities not specified in this program

Purchases of personal nature

Tips/gratuities