Sept 22nd Arrive
Upon arrival at JNB Airport we will be met by our local representative and transferred to The Safari Club Hotel. The Safari Club Hotel was born out of a desire to offer guests a true safari feel throughout their entire African trip, we created the ultimate bespoke overnight accommodation only 5 minutes from OR Tambo airport. 100% privately owned and managed.
Sept 23rd Johannesburg and Recovery
Use this day as a recovery day from jet lag and a full day of travel before your arrival. The Safari Club Hotel is a great place to relax in your room or out in their garden. If you don’t want to spend the full day at the hotel choose between three add-on tours to experience Johnasburg and the surrounding area. Soweto and Apartheid Museum Tour, The Cradle of HumanKind and Sterkfontein Caves Tour, or the Lesedi Cultural Experience.
Sept 24th Transfer to Inyati Private Game Lodge
After breakfast, check out and transfer back to Johannesburg Airport for your domestic flight to Skukuza Airport. Upon arrival at Skukuza Airport, collect your luggage and meet your driver for the transfer to Inyati Game Lodge in the Sabi Sand Reserve.
After you arrive you will be met by a staff member to assist with checking in then offered a refreshing welcome drink while they prepare your lunch. You will then be shown to your room, where you can settle in and explore your surroundings before afternoon tea (a light snack) before departing on the afternoon game drive. After returning from your game drive you will be given time to freshen up before returning for dinner.
Sept 25th – 27th Inyati Game Lodge
Early in the morning, you will be awoken before sunrise by a gentle knock on your door. Coffee, tea, and juices with a light snack will be served on the deck or in the lounge before departing. After the morning game drive (which lasts about 3 hours), you will return to the lodge for a delicious brunch.
Enjoy the rest of the afternoon at leisure, watching animals from the deck, reading a book next to the pool, or perhaps taking an afternoon siesta. Lunch can be served upon request otherwise afternoon tea will be provided before it is time to get ready for another game drive.
Before departure, you will be asked what you wish to drink for sundowners (a drink and snack will be provided as you enjoy time out of your safari vehicle as the sun goes down). The drive then will continue as a night drive as you return to the lodge for dinner.
Sept 28th Morning Game Drive and Transfer to Johannesburg
After your last morning game drive, return to the lodge for breakfast. You will have time to finish packing your luggage and check out. After checking out you will meet your driver at the lodge for the transfer back to Skukuza Airport and your flight back to Johannesburg. Arrive at Johannesburg International Airport, collect your luggage and exit into the arrivals hall. You will be met by your driver and transferred to The Safari Club Hotel for the night.
Sept 19th Transfer to JNB Airport and Home
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and check out. You may store your luggage and make use of the hotel’s public areas, until it is time for the transfer to Johannesburg Airport. Arrive at Johannesburg International Airport and check in for your international flight home. If you have a late flight an additional tour around the Johannesburg area can be arranged.
For those wishing to spend additional time in Africa we have several recommendations. Please reach out for more information.