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12 Day | Active Wildlife Safari of Southern Africa

Countries Botswana South Africa Southern Africa Combo
Theme Photography | Active - Moderate | AAC Signature Safaris
Time of Year January - December
Budget From $7,575
Duration 11 Days

Itinerary Description

Combines two fabulous Photographic safari experiences for a great value trip! Some exciting and fantastic game viewing opportunities in south-eastern Botswana at Mashatu, and at the MalaMala Private Game Reserve in South Africa. Activities include day and night game drives plus optional adventures such as walking safaris, mountain biking, horseback riding and village visits. Accommodations are in thatched safari lodges and permanent tented camps.

*ENJOY SPECIAL SAVINGS!  The prices reflect 1 FREE night at Mashatu Tented Camp with “Stay 4-Pay 3” Jan 9-Apr 30 / Nov 1-Dec 15. If time permits, consider adding a 4th complimentary night at MalaMala when you travel Jan 10-Mar 31 / Nov-Dec 14 (Stay 4-Pay 3).

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Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01+02

USA/Johannesburg

Depart the USA on your overnight flight to Johannesburg, South Africa. On arrival you will be met and transferred to the InterContinental JNB OR Tambo.

Day 03-06

Tuli-Mashatu

This morning you will be transferred to the Lanseria Airport for your scheduled charter flight to the Mashatu Game Reserve.  Activities included are day and night game drives. There are optional activities including guided walking safaris, mountain bike riding, a day(s) spent in a photographic hide, and fabulous horse trail trips available at extra cost. 4 nights Mashatu Tented Camp, Mashatu Lodge, Tuli Safari Lodge or Mashatu Euphorbia.

Day 07

Tzaneen

After a morning activity depart by private road transfer to Tzaneen. The drive from the Pont Drift Border Post to Tzaneen and onto the hotel is approximately 3 1/2hrs. Enjoy the evening at leisure. Overnight Sherwood’s Country House.

Day 08-10

Private Game Reserve

Depart on scheduled charter flight to Mala Mala. Arrive at your camp/lodge in time for an afternoon activity. Enjoy two further days of gameviewing activities including day and night game drives. 3 nights MalaMala Camp or Rattray’s Camp.

Day 11+12

Game Reserve/Skukuza/Johannesburg/USA

Early this morning you will be transferred to Skukuza for your scheduled flight to Johannesburg. This evening This evening you will connect with your overnight flight. Depart to USA. Welcome home!

Safari Pricing Details

2023 Land Arrangements

Pricing is quoted per person sharing a room | Single Supplement - Please request

Option 1 – Based on Mashatu Tented Camp + MalaMala Camp

Jan 9 – Apr / Nov-Dec 15

From $7,575

May-Oct

From $8,150

Option 2 – Based on Mashatu Euphorbia Villas + Rattray’s Camp

Jan 9-21 / Nov - Dec 15

From $9,995

May-Oct

From $11,895

2022 Land Arrangements - Please Request

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#1 Africa-Only Travel Company

Industry Leaders in Customizable Safaris

The Africa Adventure Company was one of the first boutique travel agencies to offer customizable Africa travel itineraries. Together we can create a trip that includes the experiences and destinations most important to you, your family, or your group.

Value-Added
Adventures

Many travelers expect private and independent safaris to be unaffordable, but our clients are delighted to discover they do not have to join a group of strangers in order to experience a customized safari adventure.

Security &
Safety-Focused

We work with people who will take care of you. Our guides, travel consultants, and tour operators understand the complicated and complex nature of travel in Africa and have decades of experience to ensure your safety at every leg of your trip.

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