Ultimate Africa 2018

Ultimate Africa 2018

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For a limited time only, receive a complimentary 3-night stopover in Singapore as well as a helicopter ride over Victoria Falls. Plus receive $500 ship board credit per suite!

Join us in March 2018 for a 41-night Ultimate Africa cruise tour limited to an intimate group of 26 guests. Immerse yourself in fascinating local culture, encounter extraordinary wildlife up close and enjoy every step of your highly rewarding and hassle-free adventure. 

Commencing in Singapore, you'll spend 3 nights at the luxurious Fullerton Hotel. Board Regent Seven Seas Navigator for a 25-night port intensive cruise to Cape Town. After 3 nights at the One&Only Hotel, board your private charter flight bound for Earth Lodge located in Sabi Sabi. We’ve taken exclusive use of Earth Lodge for 5 nights giving you plenty of time to unwind, enjoy the surroundings and search for the Big Five. Again aboard your private charter, we head to Zambia. Return to the golden era of travel during your stay at the Victoria Falls Hotel and explore one of the natural wonders of the world. 

Our private charter then heads to our final destination, Four Seasons The Westcliff. This exclusive and lifetime luxury adventure is sure to get into your soul and leave ever lasting memories.

This tour is also available as a 13-night land only option (without cruise) commencing in Cape Town. 

For sale until: 10 March 2018

Destinations: Africa, Asia, South Africa

Commencing: Singapore, Singapore

Duration: 41 nights

Departure Date: 10 March 2018

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Highlights

  • Please click here to watch our tour video
  • Small group limited to 26 guests with land tour fully hosted by a Latitude 33 Tour Host 
  • 25 nights onboard the all-inclusive Regent Seven Seas Navigator, Singapore to Cape Town 
  • Tour the breathtaking Cape Winelands with wine tastings
  • Lunch at Grande Provence in the magnificent Franschhoek Valley
  • Private charter flights between Cape Town - Skukuza - Livingstone - Johannesburg
  • 5 nights exclusive use of Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge, Sabi Sand Game Reserve
  • Exceptional wildlife encounters at the award winning Sabi Sands Game Reserve, a member of the National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World 
  • Twice daily game drives accompanied by experienced game rangers and trackers
  • Helicopter tour of Victoria Falls 
  • Authentic African Village experience with a sunset Art Village Tour in the outskirts of Victoria Falls
 

Full Itinerary

click through the days of your journey

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    Day 01

    Saturday 10 Mar 2018

    Australia to Singapore

    Welcome to Singapore! On arrival, you are met and transferred to your hotel. Spend the afternoon and evening at your leisure. 

    Fullerton Hotel (or similar)

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    Day 02

    Sunday 11 Mar 2018

    Singapore

    After breakfast, you will be met by your guide for an introductory tour to discover the lovely island state of Singapore. Alternatively, you may wish to explore this ever-changing city at your leisure. 

    Fullerton Hotel or similar (B)

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    Day 03

    Monday 12 Mar 2018

    Singapore

    Capture the essence of Singapore as the premier tropical Garden City, with a tour of 'Gardens by the Bay'. You may wish to stroll along the Skyway and take in a view of the Gardens from above. In the evening transfer to Sky On 57 for a set dinner. 

    Fullerton Hotel or similar (B, D)

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    Day 04

    Tuesday 13 Mar 2018

    Singapore (Embark)

    After a leisurely breakfast, check-out and transfer to the port for embarkation. 

    Embark Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

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    Day 05

    Wednesday 14 Mar 2018

    Kuala Lumpur (Port Klang), Malaysia

    Spend the day discovering this cosmopolitan city and its many cultural levels, from the soaring Petronas Towers to a Royal Palace, Gothic churches, stolid Colonial remnants and a restored Malay timber house, once the residence of a local headman in a lovely Heritage Center. 

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 10:00 AM / Depart 8:00 PM

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    Day 06

    Thursday 15 Mar 2018

    Langkawi, Malaysia

    Langkawi boasts colorful myths and legends, dramatic mountains, and vast, pristine beaches. Begin with a visit to Eagle Square. Then soar to the height of eagles on the Langkawi cable car and admire the amazing views at Kereta Kabel. Look for beautifully handcrafted plates made from cinnamon trees.

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 11:00 AM / Depart 7:00 PM

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    Day 07

    Friday 16 Mar 2018

    Phuket, Thailand

    Known as the "Pearl of Thailand," this beautiful retreat offers pristine beaches, lush vegetation, traditional villages, and seascapes of huge limestone pillars that tower over the turquoise waters of Phang-Nga Bay.

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 8:00 AM / Depart 6:00 PM

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    Day 08-10

    Saturday 17 Mar 2018

    Cruising

    During sea days, the teak pool deck is the ideal spot to lounge the day away with a good book and a cold drink. Or go for a swim in the large heated pool, or enjoy a dip in one of two whirlpools.

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

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    Day 11

    Tuesday 20 Mar 2018

    Colombo, Sri Lanka

    Explore this exotic city and view colorful colonial buildings including the Presidential Secretariat, the Grand Oriental Hotel, and the Lighthouse Clock Tower. The narrow cobbled streets are lined with shops and street stalls offering the most unimaginable range of goods. 

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 8:00 AM / Depart 6:00 PM

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    Day 12

    Wednesday 21 Mar 2018

    Cruising

    A relaxing day at sea. 

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

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    Day 13

    Thursday 22 Mar 2018

    Malé, Maldives

    Malé, the capital of the Republic of Maldives, is located at the southern edge of North Male’ Atoll Kaafu Atoll. It's dotted with mosques, wide streets, parks and markets. Tour the national Museum, the colorful Fish Market and the Friday mosque with its splendid golden dome.

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 8:00 AM / Depart 5:00 PM

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    Day 14-15

    Friday 23 Mar 2018

    Cruising

    Relaxing days at sea. 

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

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    Day 16-17

    Sunday 25 Mar 2018

    Mahé, Seychelles

    Mahé, the largest island of the Seychelles, was named for Mahé de Labourdonnais, a governor of Mauritius. It is the location of Port Victoria, the capital city. Ringed by steep and magnificent mountains, few capitals can claim a more beautiful backdrop. 

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 2:00 PM / Depart 6:00 PM (Overnight)

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    Day 18-19

    Tuesday 27 Mar 2018

    Cruising

    Relaxing days at sea. 

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

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    Day 20

    Thursday 29 Mar 2018

    Port Louis, Mauritius

    The charming capital city offers lush mountain ranges, fine beaches, stunning coral reefs and picturesque villages. Learn of the rich cultural heritage Port Louis’ five districts have to offer or admire the natural beauty of this volcanic island situated in the Indian Ocean east of Madagascar.

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 8:00 AM / Depart 7:00 PM

  • Day 21

    Friday 30 Mar 2018

    Pointe des Galets, Reunion Island

    Pointe des Galets is the principal port of Réunion Island, is a visual paradise as it emerging from the blue waters of the Indian Ocean. Its dramatic landscapes include lush mountains and volcanic peaks and white- and black sand beaches. A major attraction remains the fascinating and still active volcano, Piton de la Fournaise.

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 8:00 AM / Depart 5:00 PM

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    Day 22-24

    Saturday 31 Mar 2018

    Cruising

    Relaxing days at sea. 

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

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    Day 25

    Tuesday 03 Apr 2018

    Richards Bay, South Africa

    Richards Bay is one of South Africa’s largest harbors, and is the tourist’s gateway to Zululand, once the mightiest of the sub-Saharan African Kingdoms. Richards Bay has some of the most spectacular wetland scenery and pristine beaches on the north coast of KwaZulu Natal. 

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 8:00 AM / Depart 11:00 PM

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    Day 26

    Wednesday 04 Apr 2018

    Durban, South Africa

    Today, Durban delights the traveler with its colorful mosaic of ethnic neighborhoods and memorable excursions to game reserves and the traditional lifestyle of the Zulu people. Explore Old Market Square, the Golden Mile beachfront and the scented Botanic Gardens and Gray Street Mosque, the largest in the southern hemisphere.

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 7:00 AM / Depart 5:00 PM

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    Day 27

    Thursday 05 Apr 2018

    East London, South Africa

    Located on the Eastern Cape of South Africa, East London is home to the country’s only river port. Its sub-tropical climate and beautiful natural environment make East London a popular tourist destination, with nearby safari reserves for those looking to catch a glimpse of the Big Five game animals.

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

    Arrive 10:00 AM / Depart 8:00 PM

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    Day 28

    Friday 06 Apr 2018

    Cruising

    A relaxing day at sea. 

    Seven Seas Navigator (B, L, D)

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    Day 29

    Saturday 07 Apr 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa (Disembark)

    Your journey onboard comes to an end as you disembark in Cape Town. Staying three nights at the luxurious One&Only, you have plenty of time to see this amazing city. 

    One&Only Cape Town (B)

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    Day 30

    Sunday 08 Apr 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa

    Today's full-day tour takes you to Cape Winelands. Enjoy lunch and wine tasting at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate. 

    One&Only Cape Town (B, L) 

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    Day 31

    Monday 09 Apr 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa

    After breakfast, we visit the famous Table Mountain, taking the cable car to the top. Enjoy the most beautiful panoramic views of the city, the Atlantic Ocean and Robben Island 11km offshore. 

    One&Only Cape Town (B, D) 

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    Day 32

    Tuesday 10 Apr 2018

    Sabi Sabi Game Reserve

    Today, your private charter flight takes you to Skukuza, gateway to Kruger National Park. Our 4WD will be waiting to take us to the award-winning Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge. Showcasing one of the continent’s finest game viewing experiences, Sabi Sabi is also home to a remarkable 350 species of birds. 

    Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge (B, D)

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    Day 33

    Wednesday 11 Apr 2018

    Sabi Sabi Game Reserve

    The Sabi Sand Game Reserve is situated in the southwestern corner of the world-famous Kruger National Park. It is world renowned for having one of the best Big Five game viewing in South Africa. There are no fences, so the animals roam freely through this pristine African landscape. 

    Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge (B, L, D)

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    Day 34

    Thursday 12 Apr 2018

    Sabi Sabi Game Reserve

    Each morning and evening you will depart from this luxury safari lodge into the wilderness, either by open safari vehicle or on foot for a walking safari, accompanied by your armed and knowledgeable Game Ranger and Shangaan Tracker. 

    Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge (B, L, D)

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    Day 35

    Friday 13 Apr 2018

    Sabi Sabi Game Reserve

    The days are designed to thrill you with intimate wildlife encounters and the nights to spoil you with the romance of Africa. The entire Big Five is well represented in Sabi Sand and other rare animals such as the cheetah and hyena are often sighted. 

    Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge (B, L, D)

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    Day 36

    Saturday 14 Apr 2018

    Sabi Sabi Game Reserve

    Sabi Sand also boasts an ample array of bird life, ranging from water birds that congregate in the riverside reeds to a staggering array of birds of prey. Africa's largest eagle, the martial eagle, is also often spotted on the reserve. 

    Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge (B, L, D)

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    Day 37

    Sunday 15 Apr 2018

    Livingstone

    After a memorable stay in the wild, board our private jet bound for Livingstone, most famous for Victoria Falls. On arrival, you will be transferred to The Victoria Falls Hotel, situated in prime location overlooking Victoria Falls. 

    The Victoria Falls Hotel (B)

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    Day 38

    Monday 16 Apr 2018

    Livingstone

    Today, a short helicopter flight takes you over the Falls and the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park. The sheer size and grandeur of the spectacle becomes all the more clearer from above. Late afternoon, there's an opportunity to visit Mpisi’s Village, an authentic African Village steeped in Ndebele culture and traditions. Join us on a multi-faceted and interactive session, involving history, art, and a dinner under the stars. 

    The Victoria Falls Hotel (B, D)

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    Day 39

    Tuesday 17 Apr 2018

    Livingstone

    Enjoy a day at leisure by the Edwardian Pool surrounded by lush tropical gardens. A light BBQ can be enjoyed at the poolside offering plentiful shade and peaceful surroundings. 

    The Victoria Falls Hotel (B)

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    Day 40

    Wednesday 18 Apr 2018

    Johannesburg, South Africa

    Today, board our private jet headed to Johannesburg. On arrival, transfer to the Four Seasons Hotel overlooking the neighbouring Johannesburg Zoo. Animals may often be spotted beneath the trees and lions can be heard roaring before sunrise.

    Four Seasons The Westcliff (B)

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    Day 41

    Thursday 19 Apr 2018

    Johannesburg, South Africa

    Spend the day at leisure. The tour comes to and end with farewell dinner this evening. 

    Four Seasons The Westcliff (B, D)

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    Day 42

    Friday 20 Apr 2018

    Fly Home

    Today we bid farewell to Johannesburg and transfer to the airport for your flight home.

    Check-out of Hotel (B)

Ultimate Africa 2018 Map
 

Inclusions

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ACCOMMODATION

Inclusive of:

  • nights at Fullerton Hotel or similar, Singapore (Quay Room)
  • 25 night all-inclusive cruise on board Regent Seven Seas Navigator (also available as a 13-night land only tour without cruise)
  • 3 nights at the One&Only, Cape Town (Island Superior Room)
  • 5 nights exclusive stay at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge
  • 3 nights at Victoria Falls Hotel, Zambia (Stable Signature Wing Room)
  • 2 nights at Four Seasons, Johannesburg (Garden View Room)
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FLIGHTS

Inclusive of: 

  • Return airport transfers in Australia (conditions apply)^
  • International Economy Class airfares from Australia 
  • See flight upgrade options below
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REGENT SEVEN SEAS NAVIGATOR

Inclusive of:

  • Free unlimited shore excursions 
  • Free unlimited beverages including fine wines and premium spirits
  • Free specialty restaurants
  • Free open bars and lounges 
  • Free in-suite mini-bar replenished daily with soft drinks, beer and bottled water
  • Free pre-paid gratuities
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the ship
  • Free 24-hour room service with dinner served course-by-course
  • Welcome bottle of Champagne
  • Regent bathrobes and slippers

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SABI SABI EARTH LODGE

  • National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World 
  • Early-morning and evening game drives in open 4WD safari vehicles
  • Private plunge pool in each suite
  • En-suite glass fronted bathroom in each suite
  • Indoor/outdoor shower in each suite
  • Indoor/outdoor dining area overlooking a waterhole
  • Library, art gallery 
  • Meditation garden
  • Underground wine cellar with a collection of over 6,000 bottles of rare wines
  • Amani Spa (surcharge may apply) 
  • Gym including cardio equipment
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  • 3-Passage to the Signature Stables Wing
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VICTORIA FALLS HOTEL

Inclusive of:

  • Spacious bathroom with separate shower and bath
  • Victorian bath tub with large separate walk-in showers
  • Luxury Charlotte Rhys amenities
  • Pre-dinner canapé service in the room
  • Complimentary cocktail, mini-bar and massage voucher
  • Complimentary afternoon tea (between 1500-1700)
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
 
Category:
from $20,780.00 per person

General: All prices are quoted in Australian dollars, based on per person double occupancy unless stated otherwise. All prices and itineraries are current at time of publishing and subject to change without notice. Prices are subject to change due to currency fluctuations, fuel price, and tax increases. Pricing will be confirmed at time of booking and may vary until full payment is received. The order of sites visited may vary to avoid congestion. All program details are subject to change. The timings indicated in the itinerary are approximate, provided for general reference purposes and subject to change. Itineraries with the most up to date details (at the time) will be issued when you receive your final travel documents at approximately 21 days prior to departure. You will then receive a Welcome Letter upon arrival. Please review your final itinerary carefully for any amendments. ^Transfer offer: Australian address must be within 60 km radius of each capital city airport, additional charges may apply otherwise. *Flight upgrades: Premium Economy, Business and First Class flights are based on using the most direct route from Sydney, and may be priced on mixed carriers. Upgrade pricing is an approximate only and is subject to availability, seasonality and ticket validity. Offer may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Conditions apply.