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Self-Drive to Settlers Drift

4 days/3 nights from $2790 per person share twin
Flights are additional

Sale Period

Until 31 Aug 18


4 days/3 nights from
per person share twin Flights are additional

Self-Drive to Settlers Drift

We all love to hear those 3 little words - Remote, untouched, luxury. Staying at the superbly located riverside 5-star luxury tented lodge - Settlers Drift in the Kariega Game Reserve. This internationally renowned malaria free 'Big 5' private game reserve is situated near Port Elizabeth, thus forming a natural extension to Cape Town and the Garden Route. It’s an easy 1.5 hours’ drive from Port Elizabeth (unless you stop for photos!). The 10,000 hectare reserve is one of the most accomplished conservation projects in the Eastern Cape with five different eco systems, two rivers and outstanding natural beauty. As a consequence the game viewing and birding experience are exceptional.

Deal Includes
 All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)

 3 nights accommodation at Settlers Drift
 4 days Europcar hire (Category D)
 Boat Trips
 Bush walk
✔ Canoe trips
✔ Fishing
 Selected beverages
 Two Game Drives daily  
Flights are additional

4 days/3 nights Self Drive

From $2790 per person twin share
Travel: 01 May-30 Sep 18 
From $3530 per person twin share
Travel: 01-31 Oct 18 
Day 1: Port Elizabeth Airport to Kariega Game Reserve
After picking up your Europcar rental, drive to Kariega Game Reserve. It takes approximately 1.5 hours to drive around 130km to the reserve. 
Along the beautiful coastal belt of 1820 settler country you arrive at the luxury tented camp appropriately named Settlers Drift. Now is time for you to settle in for a three night stay and get ready for dinner in this wonderfully located lodge.

Day 2-3: Settlers Drift Luxury Tented Lodge
Wake up at Settlers Drift and enjoy the stunning views overlooking the Bushman’s River while tucking into your breakfast. The remote location lends itself to excellent wildlife experiences. Game viewing from the comfort of an open game drive vehicle affords great opportunities to see the Big 5 - lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo and leopard - as well as multitudes of other South African wildlife. Activities include twice daily game drives, a bush walk, river boat trips, canoe trips and fishing in the nearby river. When you are not marveling at the flora and fauna, Settlers Drift offers 5-star luxury with spacious tented suites, each with gorgeous views and secluded viewing decks. Superb cuisine is served in the restaurant and if you find time facilities to enjoy include a well-stocked bar, their own wine cellar, spacious decks, pool, boma, curio shop, a library and spa treatments are also available.

Day 4: Kariega Game Reserve to Port Elizabeth Airport

Driving out today you get the chance to take in the scenery as you head back to Port Elizabeth and drop off your Europcar back at the airport.

Terms and Conditions

Travel is valid for 01 May-31 Oct 18 (Seasonal rates apply) and sales valid until 31 Aug 18 or until sold out. Conditions apply. Prices are in NZ dollars for cash or cheque purchase only. All prices and packages are subject to availability at time of booking. Price mentioned is based on 2 pax travelling. For single or group costs please enquire. All travel must be commenced and completed as specified. Additional nights are available on request. Valid for new bookings only. Packages are based on 3 night stay at specified lodge. Some drinks included, other alcoholic drinks extra. Spa Treatments at extra cost paid locally. Amendment & cancellation fees may apply. Airfares are additional. Contact House of Travel on 0800 713 715 for more information and the best airfare to match your holiday. HOT code: FLYPLZ110418

Sale Period

Until 31 Aug 18

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