South Africa Itinerary- Lion Sands in Style

I have posted several hotel reviews and still have so much to share, but today, I want to share just one of the many itinerary options that are available through Lion World Tours. Contact me today, and we will get you there!

Lion World Tours

Lion Sands In Style


Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

B = Breakfast
L = Lunch
D = Dinner

  • Roundtrip, international economy airfare from Washington, DC or New York to Cape Town and back via Johannesburg
  • Domestic flights as indicated in itinerary
  • All services as specified
  • 7 Breakfasts
  • 3 Lunches
  • 3 Dinners
  • Game drives as specified in itinerary
  • Transportation in luxury air-conditioned vehicles including qualified drivers
  • Sight-seeing as per itinerary led by qualified English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees for sightseeing as indicated
  • Lion World Tours representative Meet and Greet upon arrival


  • Items of a personal nature such as laundry, telephone calls, etc.
  • All other services not mentioned
  • Gratuities/tips for game rangers, tour guides, and drivers
  • Cost of obtaining passport and/or visas
  • Trip cancellation insurance


Day 1
Depart from New York or Washington, DC on South African Airways for Johannesburg, on South African Airways.
Day 2
Upon arrival at Johannesburg
International Airport you will go through immigration and clear customs,
re-check your bags and then proceed to the Domestic Terminal for your
onward flight to Cape Town. Then upon arrival at Cape Town Airport you
will be met by a Lion World Tours representative and transferred to your
hotel.More Quarters Hotel is a collection of luxury apartments in the
heart of vibrant Cape Town and offers the combination of apartment
living with the service and hospitality of a hotel. The sister property
of Cape Cadogan and Lion Sands, More Quarters offers guests a stay in
Cape Town which combines the benefits of a hotel with the independence
of a luxury apartment. Its charm and character is matched with its
desirable location amongst the popular restaurants, street cafes and
stylish boutique shops of the vibrant Kloof Street, making this hotel a
unique leader in Cape Town.

This Hotel as with all the other properties within the More Hotels
portfolio is privately operated and managed by a family of incredible

Accommodation: More Quarters at The Cape Cadogan
Day 3
This morning is at leisure. This
afternoon you will be collected for a half day Stellenbosch Winelands
Tour. This is a tour of Stellenbosch, the second oldest European
settlement in South Africa, which has some of the best preserved
historical buildings and is the heart of the beautiful Winelands,
surrounded by stunning wine estates. Enjoy a scenic drive through the
Winelands as you explore Stellenbosch, tour a wine cellar and enjoy
wine-tasting with an opportunity to buy wine. You will also see fine
examples of Cape Dutch architecture.
Accommodation: More Quarters at The Cape Cadogan (
Day 4
Enjoy a day of leisure to explore the fascinating city of Cape Town.Cape Town is a city with a diverse range of attractions, sights and
activities to offer and it has something for everyone. From the landmark
beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay to the vibrant V&A Waterfront and
Cape Town city centre, the award-winning wine farms of Stellenbosch and
Franschhoek – time spent in Cape Town will not be forgotten. It is a
sophisticated city at the gateway to a majestic continent.

The Mother City is a place where old and new harmoniously converge –
in history, architecture, cultural pursuits and the essence of its
people. The city is dominated by a towering, table-shaped mountain, set
on a peninsula of soaring, rocky heights and lush valleys, where two
oceans meet – the Indian and Atlantic. Cape Town offers a myriad things
to do and places to see, whatever your tastes, inclinations or budget.

Accommodation: More Quarters at The Cape Cadogan (
Day 5
Today is your last full day in Cape Town for last minute shopping or a visit to one of the many places of interest.There is a marvelous combination of natural beauty and historic and
cultural sites, offering world-class museums and bustling markets,
inviting beaches and lush gardens, as well as great restaurants and
wonderful shopping.

Accommodation: More Quarters at The Cape Cadogan (
Day 6
Today you will be transferred from your hotel to Cape Town Airport in time for your scheduled flight to Johannesburg.On arrival at Johannesburg Airport connect with your scheduled
flight to Kruger Mpumalanga Airport. Upon arrival you will be met and
transferred to your lodge in the Sabi Sands.

Lion Sands River Lodge is positioned on a site with trees dating
back 800 years. The Lodge is about spirit, warmth, nature and
relaxation, hosted by a family of staff that will make it feel like home
away from home. The Lodge has been built on the banks of the Sabie
River. There are 18 luxurious thatched bedrooms with en-suite bathroom
and wooden viewing deck. All rooms are air-conditioned and have a
mini-bar and telephone. The interior is tranquil with pebble-inlaid
floors in the bathroom.

Each bedroom has its own deck with a view of the Sabie River and is
linked to all areas by raised wooden walkways. The Lodge has a private
lounge and bar, two swimming pools, wooden viewing decks, a secluded
bird hide, private hammocks, conference room, health spa, curio shop,
and both an indoor and open-air Boma (dining area).

Thsi afternoon take part in an open vehicle game drive

Accommodation: Lion Sands River Lodge (B, L, D)
Day 7 & Day 8
Enjoy morning and afternoon game viewing activities in this wilderness paradise.Lion Sands is the only private game reserve to have access to the
perennial Sabie River, which it shares with Kruger National Park. The
property’s geographical location is an area of great diversity of both
fauna and flora and affords guests the opportunity of partaking in the
unique activities based around the River system and surrounding area.
The six miles of riverfront ensures a great diversity of wildlife and
promises an African safari of a lifetime. Lion Sands is home to
magnificent wildlife, including the “Big Five” – Elephant, Leopard,
Buffalo, Rhino and Lion. The philosophy of the safari experience at Lion
Sands is to deliver a consistently professional and informative safari
experience, ensuring that all spheres of the eco-system, from the small
insects to the mighty African elephant, are covered in as much detail as
the guest may require. The Senior Ecologist, Ranger & Tracker teams
have been carefully selected to make certain that your safari
experience will exceed your highest expectations.

Accommodation: Lion Sands River Lodge (B, L, D)
Day 9
After an early morning game drive to
track the animals that may have eluded you so far, you will be
transferred to Mpumalanga Airport for your scheduled flight to
Johannesburg.On arrival at Johannesburg’s Oliver Tambo International Airport, connect with your scheduled international flight to the USA.

Day 10
Arrive home with a lifetime of memories! 

USD 2999 per person sharing
Taxes of USD $190 are not included in the package price.

Valid from May 1-30 and from September 1-30, 2011.

Tamyra Nash
My Savvy Vacation

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