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Durban

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Tour starts: Durban
Tour ends: Durban
Includes: Accommodation, airport transfers and a seat-in-coach full day tour
Accommodation: Choose between Standard, Comfort, or Luxury
Best time to visit: All year round
Highlights: uShaka Marine World, Umhlanga beach, Indian Market, Gateway Shopping Centre

LORENA LEMA
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lorena@swafrica.co.za
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Hi I'm Lorena. Speak to me about anything you are interested in and I will help make your trip one to remember!
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PETER FABER
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Hi I'm Peter. African travel is my passion - I love it when people get to experience the wonder that Africa has to offer!
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SHARON STONELEY
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sharon@swafrica.co.za
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STANLEY SHONGWE
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stanley@swafrica.co.za
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Hi I'm Stanley. Welcome to Africa! It would be my pleasure to work with you to plan the trip of a lifetime!
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MADELEINE NGOIE
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madeleine@swafrica.co.za
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Hi I'm Madeleine. Stunning African destinations are waiting to be discovered! I would love to help you plan your trip!
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Itinerary: Day-to-day

Day 1: Durban (Umhlanga)

Welcome to Durban, South Africa’s third largest city and home to Africa’s busiest port. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Umhlanga, approximately 20 minute drive. Spend the rest of the day at your own leisure. You may choose to visit Umhlanga’s Gateway Shopping Centre, which is one of the Southern Hemisphere’s largest shopping complexes and has a lot more to offer than just shops.

Day 2: DURBAN (UMHLANGA)

Breakfast at your hotel. In the morning you will be collected from your hotel for a full day Durban highlights tour with an English-speaking guide and other guests. This tour takes you first to Durban’s famous Golden Mile seafront promenade and then continues to Glenwood and the fascinating Phansi Museum. Here you’ll find an exquisitely preserved collection of southern African artefacts and traditions, from beadwork, headrests, Zulu clay pots and numerous other treasures (closed Sundays). We go ‘green’ thereafter, and head for the lush peace and tranquillity of Durban’s beautiful Botanical Gardens, founded in 1849. The immaculate gardens house a fine mix of African, Asian and American trees, not to mention a superb orchid house. The day ends with a visit to uShaka Marine World where you will be entertained by a dolphin, seal and penguin show before returning to your hotel in the late afternoon.

Day 3: Check out

Breakfast followed by checkout. If time permits, you may want to visit the nearby Natal Sharks Board in Umhlanga where you will gain an insight into the world of the sharks of Southern Africa.

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Why SW Africa?

Unique Experiences

Our diverse team are passionate about delivering on personalised, creative and unique experiences with attention to detail. Our consultants will handle your request with the appropriate knowledge and expertise to expedite your request effectively. We are very proud of our African heritage and we make it our responsibility to be good ambassadors and ensure every visitor leaves with a great impression. We love sharing the beauty and magic that Africa has to offer!

NEGOTIATING POWER

We can confidently say that we will beat any price on offer, thanks to our shareholding in Travel Smart Crew Pty Ltd., a private company, owned by a group of independent tour operators. TSC provides us with Central Group Contracting and Management of Preferred Supplier Relationships, ensuring that our clients benefit from unbeatable prices thanks to longstanding relationships and bulk buying from suppliers such as safari lodges, car rental companies, guest houses and hotels.

Financial peace of mind

SW Africa is a proud member of the Southern Africa Tourism Services Association (SATSA) who's members adhere to a strict Code of Conduct and are required to submit documentation pertaining to their business annually so that the association can verify they are running a healthy business that can be recommended to international tour operators. Members are bonded with third-party indemnity, ensuring financially sound relationships when using them as suppliers.

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NOLWAZI MASEKO
DESTINATION EXPERT
nolwazi@swafrica.co.za
+27 (0)11 880 0910
Hi I'm Nolwazi. I love being part of a passionate team of experts who love creating unique travel experiences!
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MADELEINE NGOIE
DESTINATION EXPERT
madeleine@swafrica.co.za
+27 (0)11 880 0910
Hi I'm Madeleine. Stunning African destinations are waiting to be discovered! I would love to help you plan your trip!
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STANLEY SHONGWE
DESTINATION EXPERT
stanley@swafrica.co.za
+27 (0)11 880 0910
Hi I'm Stanley. Welcome to Africa! It would be my pleasure to work with you to plan the trip of a lifetime!
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SHARON STONELEY
DESTINATION EXPERT
sharon@swafrica.co.za
+27 (0)11 880 0910
Hi I'm Sharon. I create unique African travel experiences. I pride myself on excellent customer service every time!
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PETER FABER
DESTINATION EXPERT
peter@swafrica.co.za
+27 (0)11 880 0910
Hi I'm Peter. African travel is my passion - I love it when people get to experience the wonder that Africa has to offer!
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LORENA LEMA
DESTINATION EXPERT
lorena@swafrica.co.za
+27 (0)11 880 0910
Hi I'm Lorena. Speak to me about anything you are interested in and I will help make your trip one to remember!
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