Depart the International Convention Centre and travel north to the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, a recently declared World Heritage Site. Stop en-route at the Veyane Cultural Village for unique insights into traditional Zulu culture. In St Lucia, you will board the Santa Lucia boat for a 2 hour trip up the narrows of the St Lucia Estuary with excellent opportunities to view crocodile, hippo and the abundant birdlife of the area. This will be followed by a short game drive in the tour vehicle in the area between Cape Vidal and St Lucia before you travel back to Durban in the evening. Lunch is included and taken on the boat or game drive depending on timings.
The iSimgangaliso Wetland Park comprises of a number of conservation areas, the oldest of which is the St Lucia Game Reserve, established in 1895. This region contains the highest vegetated dunes in the world, extensive and diverse wetland systems, as well as coastal grasslands with an associated fauna which includes the Africa's highest density of common reedbuck as well as many other species of game. Numerous waterfowl, grassland, forest and sea birds provide an attraction to birdwatchers from around the world.
Return to SS Elangeni & Maharani Hotels
07 & 09 September 2015
ZAR 1770.00 per person
Air-conditioned to suit group size.
Transportation, sightseeing as per itinerary, entrance fees, boat cruise, services of a registered English speaking guide and Lunch.
Gratuities, items of a personal nature.
This tour gives you a wonderful insight into all that Zululand has to offer - culture, game and estuary life. Approximately three hours drive from Durban.
If minimum numbers are not met you will be offered an alternate tour of equal value or a full refund.