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Packages & Rates

Big Five Tour | Five Night Package: June 20-25 or Seven Night Package: June 18-25, 2019

Features:

  • Choose either our five (5) or seven (7) night package at one of our four lodges within Entabeni Game Reserve or at Legend Golf & Safari Resort
  • Three meals included daily
  • All hotel taxes
  • Roundtrip transfers from Johannesburg airport (see below)
  • Game viewing drives with a park ranger
  • Bush Walk
  • Pre-Race briefing and Course Tour
  • Guaranteed race entry is $375.00 USD (in addition to the package rates listed below)
  • Post-Race dinner and celebration


Rates (all prices are per person and in US dollars)

Lodge

5 Night
Double Occupancy

5 Night
Single Occupancy

7 Night
Double Occupancy

7 Night
Single Occupancy

Ravineside Package  $2125 per person $2625 $2625 per person $3325
Wildside Package  $2219 per person $2719 $2749 per person $3449
Lakeside Package $2315 per person $2845 $2875 per person $3625
Legend Resort Package $2469 per person $3219 $2999 per person $3999
Hanglip Package $2875 per person $3750 $3625 per person $4850


Please Note: Included transfers are offered on arrival to Entabeni (June 18 and June 20) at 8:30am, 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm and 4:00pm.  Included transfers are offered for departure from Entabeni (June 25) for ARRIVAL to Johannesburg Airport at 8:00am, 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm and 6:00pm.   Should your flights not arrive or depart within the times listed, private transfers can be arranged for an additional cost of $375.00 USD each way.

 

Post-Race Optional Extensions

Option #1 - Big Five Safari and Panorama Route | Four Nights: June 25-29, 2019

Features:

  • Accommodations for four (4) nights at Mantobeni Tented Camp (situated near Kruger National Park)
  • Transportation from Entabeni to Manyeleti Game Reserve
  • Meals daily per itinerary
  • Zip Wire Adventure (activity is suitable for everyone)
  • Morning and Afternoon Game Drives per itinerary
  • Transportation from Manyeleti Game Reservation to Johannesburg's OR Tambo Airport (approximate time of arrival is 3:00pm)

​Rates (all prices per person and in US dollars)

Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
$1499 per person $1939

 

Option #2 - Victoria Falls | Three Nights: June 25-28, 2019

Features:

  • Accommodations for three (3) nights at Victoria Falls Hotel from June 25 – 28, 2019
  • Meals daily per itinerary
  • Roundtrip flights from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls
  • Roundtrip airport transfer to the hotel
  • Tour of the Falls (Zimbabwe)
  • Sundowner Cruise on the Zambezi

Flight Times (subject to change):

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Depart: Johannesburg (HNB) at 11:25 AM
Arrive: Victoria Falls (VFA) at  1:05 PM
Comair operated by British Airways

Friday, June 28, 2019
Depart: Victoria Falls (VFA) at 1:55 PM
Arrive: Johannesburg (JNB) at 3:35 PM
Comair operated by British Airways

Rates (all prices per person and in US dollars)

Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
$2249 per person $2999

Please Note: Your visa to Zimbabwe is not included.  Visit the U.S. Department of State website for details.


Option #3 - Rovos Rail & Cape Town | Six Nights: June 25-July 1, 2019

Features:

  • Transportation from Entabeni to Pretoria
  • Accommodations for one (1) night at the Zebra Lodge in Pretoria
  • Motorcoach tour of Pretoria
  • Accommodations for two (2) nights aboard Rovos Rail (Deluxe Suite) from Pretoria to Cape Town
  • Transportation from the rail station to the hotel
  • Sightseeing along the way per the itinerary 
  • Accommodations for three (3) nights at the Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town
  • Half-day sightseeing tour of the Winelands
  • Farewell dinner
  • Transportation from the hotel to the Cape Town Airport (CPT)
  • Meals daily per itinerary

Rates (all prices per person and in US dollars)

Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
$4625 per person $6375

Please note: The Rovos Rail Dress Code during the day is smart casual.  Evening is more formal.  A jacket and tie is a minimum requirement for gentlemen.  Ladies should wear a cocktail/evening dress or suit. 

 

Option #4 - Cape Town | Four Nights: June 25-June 29, 2019

Features:

  • Accommodations for three (3) nights at the Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town
  • Full day Cape Point Tour
  • Half-day sightseeing tour of the Winelands
  • Transportation from the hotel to the Cape Town Airport (CPT)
  • Meals daily per itinerary
  • One way flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town

Rates (all prices per person and in US dollars) 

Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
$1499 per person $1939

Please Note: Flights should be booked into Johannesburg (JNB) and out of Cape Town International Airport (CPT).