South African Golfing Safari South African Golfing Safari

South African Golfing Safari

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"A fabulous holiday we have just had, the hotels, Sun City, Rovos Rail, golf courses and tours were all brilliant, plus the food!" L. & C. Strickland 

Join us for an unforgettable golfing and safari extravaganza. Combing only the best, commence in Cape Town with three nights at the luxurious One&Only Hotel before embarking on your nine night golfing and safari tour on board Rovos Rail. Along the way, play six championship courses including Leopard Creek*. 

On arrival in Pretoria, we'll transfer to Sun City Resort for four nights of golfing and relaxation. Enjoy a round on the famous Gary Player Course where they play the Ned Bank Challenge and a round on the Lost City Course whilst trying to avoid crocodiles! Following your stay, we'll transfer to Johannesburg for two remaining nights. 

Non-golfers are also welcome as we have alternative options where available. 

Destinations: Africa, Golf, Rail & Sail, South Africa

Commencing: Cape Town, South Africa

Duration: 18 nights

Departure Date: 01 Feb 2020

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Highlights

  • Limited to 20 guests, golf enthusiasts and non-golfers both welcome! 
  • Fully hosted by a Latitude 33 Tour Host 

Cape Town | A Vibrant Oasis 

  • 3 nights at the One&Only Hotel, in the heart of the V&A Waterfront 
  • Cable car to the top of Table Mountain for panoramic views of the city and its mountainous surrounds 
  • Follow the Atlantic coastline on a full day Cape Peninsula tour 

Rovos Rail | A World Class Experience 

  • Step aboard the Pride fo Africa, Rovos Rail for a 9 night sojourn from Cape Town to Pretoria 
  • Discover Africa in the wood-panelled, gleaming five-star luxury of a bygone era 
  • Pullman, Deluxe or Royal Suites are available on board 

Golf Courses (subject to change)

  • Leopard Creek* 
  • Durban Country Club*
  • Champagne Sports Resort*
  • Humewood Golf Course*
  • Fancourt Golf Estate*
  • Ernie Els Oubaai Golf Club*
  • Gary Player Course, Sun City*
  • Lost City Golf Course, Sun City*

Sun City | A World Within a City & Johannesburg 

  • 4 nights at Palace of the Lost City, bordering the 55,000 hectare Pilanesberg National Park 
  • 2 nights at Four Seasons The Westcliff Hotel 
  • Peek into the past of South Africa's past with a Soweto and Apartheid Museum Tour 
  • Visit Nelson Mandela's old house where he stayed before he was jailed 
 

Full Itinerary

click through the days of your journey

  • One&Only Spa Island

    Day 01

    Saturday 01 Feb 2020

    Cape Town, South Africa

    On arrival in Cape Town, you'll be met and transferred to the One&Only Hotel. With captivating views of Table Mountain, the chic design and contemporary African flair of this urban resort finds a natural home in the heart of Cape Town. Spend the afternoon and evening at leisure. 

    One&Only Hotel, Cape Town 

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    Day 02

    Sunday 02 Feb 2020

    Cape Town, South Africa

    Sandwiched between the slopes of the iconic Table Mountain and the glistening sapphire waters of Table Bay, the exceptionally scenic city of Cape Town is in a class of its own. Today, travel by cable car to the top of Table Mountain where you can enjoy spectacular, panoramic views of the city and its mountainous surrounds. 

    One&Only Hotel, Cape Town (B)

  • Cape Point

    Day 03

    Monday 03 Feb 2020

    Cape Town, South Africa

    After breakfast, depart on a full-day tour of the Cape Peninsula. Follow the curves of the Atlantic coastline along magnificent Marine Drive, past the Twelve Apostles, all the way to the quaint fishing village of Hout Bay. Then wind your way towards the Cape Point Nature Reserve, hugging the spectacular cliff sides of Chapman’s Peak Drive. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.

    One&Only Hotel, Cape Town (B/L)

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    Day 04

    Tuesday 04 Feb 2020

    Cape Town, South Africa

    Upon hotel check out, transfer to Cape Town Station. Embark on Rovos Rail, an exceptional train safari combining some of Africa's most magnificent scenery with travel aboard an authentically refurbished Edwardian-style train. Travel the Tulbagh Valley through the Matroosberg Mountains.

    Embark Rovos Rail (B/L/D) 

  • Fancourt

    Day 05

    Wednesday 05 Feb 2020

    Rovos Rail | Knysna or Fancourt

    Golfers: Transfer to Fancourt for tee off and lunch. Leisure Guests: Enjoy a ferry ride on the Knysna lagoon. Enjoy sightseeing and shopping in Knysna OR a guided walk (60 min) on Leisure Island. Dinner at Fancourt Estate. Dress code for dinner: smart casual.

    Rovos Rail (B/L/D) 

  • Oobaii Golf

    Day 06

    Thursday 06 Feb 2020

    Rovos Rail | Oudtshoorn or Ernie Els Oubaai

    Golfers: Transfer to Ernie Els Oubaai for tee off. Leisure Guests: Enjoy an ostrich-farm visit in Oudsthoorn. Travel to Port Elizabeth. 

    Rovos Rail (B/L/D)

  • Humewood

    Day 07

    Friday 07 Feb 2020

    Rovos Rail | Addo or Humewood

    Golfers: Transfer to Humewood for tee off with lunch. Leisure Guests: Enjoy a city tour of Port Elizabeth and an afternoon game drive at Addo Elephant Park. Traverse the Fish River Valley to Noupoort.

    Rovos Rail (B/L/D)

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    Day 08

    Saturday 08 Feb 2020

    Rovos Rail

    Day at leisure as the train travels the Highveld and the Drakensberg Mountains to Ladysmith.

    Rovos Rail (B/L/D)

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    Day 09

    Sunday 09 Feb 2020

    Rovos Rail | Spionkop or Champagne Sports

    Golfers: Transfer to Champagne Sports Resort for tee off and lunch. Leisure Guests: Spionkop battlefields tour, game drive and lunch. Traverse the Valley of a Thousand Hills to Durban.

    Rovos Rail (B/L/D) 

  • Durban Golf

    Day 10

    Monday 10 Feb 2020

    Rovos Rail | Durban or Durban Country Club

    Golfers: Transfer to Durban Country Club* for tee off and lunch. Leisure Guests: Enjoy a tour of Durban and the botanical gardens. Travel the coast and St Lucia Wetland Park to Hluhluwe.

    Rovos Rail (B/L/D)

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    Day 11

    Tuesday 11 Feb 2020

    Rovos Rail | Hluhluwe

    Game drive at Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park. Enjoy brunch on board as the train travels north through Swaziland to Malelane, Kruger. 

    Rovos Rail (B/L/D)

  • Leopard Creek

    Day 12

    Wednesday 12 Feb 2020

    Rovos Rail | Kruger or Leopard Creek

    Golfers: Transfer to Leopard Creek* for tee off and lunch. Leisure Guests: Game drive in the Kruger Park with tea and lunch. Travel across the Drakensberg to Waterval Boven. 

    Rovos Rail (B/L/D) 

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    Day 13

    Thursday 13 Feb 2020

    Sun City

    Spend the day at leisure as the train travels across the Highveld. Late afternoon, arrive at journey's end at Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria and transfer to Sun City Resort. Set in the stark ruggedness of the North West Region of South Africa and surrounded by mountains, whatever the heart desires, Sun City has it all. 

    Palace of the Lost City (B/L/D)

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    Day 14

    Friday 14 Feb 2020

    Sun City | Gary Player Course

    Golfers: Round of golf at Gary Player Golf Course (walking course). This 18-hole, par 72 world-class course attracts many of the world's highest ranked players. Leisure Guests: Spend the day at leisure (credit provided for non-golfers).

    Palace of the Lost City (B/L/D)

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    Day 15

    Saturday 15 Feb 2020

    Sun City

    The perfect location of The Palace tempts and entices the hunger to explore, from tracking rhino, hot air balloon safari or teeing off on world-famous greens, The Palace is the gateway to a sphere of unique African adventures. 

    Palace of the Lost City (B/L/D)

  • Lost City Golf Course

    Day 16

    Sunday 16 Feb 2020

    Sun City | Lost City Course

    Golfers: Round of golf at Lost City Golf Course (carted course). Designed by Gary Player, this 18 hole, par 72, desert-style course covers 100 hectares and incorporates extensive water features. Leisure Guests: Spend the day at leisure (credit provided for non-golfers). 

    Palace of the Lost City (B/L/D)

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    Day 17

    Monday 17 Feb 2020

    Johannesburg, South Africa

    Upon hotel check out, transfer to Johannesburg where your base is the Four Seasons Hotel overlooking the neighbouring Johannesburg Zoo. Rest of the evening is at leisure. 

    Four Seasons The Westcliff (B) 

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    Day 18

    Tuesday 18 Feb 2020

    Johannesburg, South Africa

    Peek into the past of South Africa's past with a half day Soweto and Apartheid Museum tour including a visit to Nelson Mandela's old house. The tour comes to an end with a farewell dinner this evening. 

    Four Seasons The Westcliff (B/D) 

  • Flame Terrace with View

    Day 19

    Wednesday 19 Feb 2020

    Johannesburg, South Africa

    Upon hotel check out, transfer to the airport for your onward flight home.

    Check out of hotel (B)

South African Golfing Safari Map
 

Inclusions

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01 | FLIGHTS

Inclusive of:

  • Return airport transfers in Australia^
  • Return International Economy Class airfares from Australia 
  • Upgrade to Business or First Class (subject to availability) 
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02 | ACCOMMODATION

Inclusive of: 

  • One&Only, Cape Town (3 nights)
  • ​Rovos Rail, Cape Town to Pretoria (9 nights)
  • Palace of the Lost City, Sun City (4 nights)
  • Four Seasons The Westcliff, Johannesburg (2 nights) 
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03 | ROVOS RAIL

Inclusive of: 

  • 9 nights on board the luxurious Rovos Rail in selected category 
  • African Golf Collage journey from Cape Town to Pretoria
  • All meals and beverages consumed on board (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)
  • Golfing and non-golfing itinerary available 
  • Complimentary mini-bar in suite
  • Limited laundry and pressing facility on board 
  • Pre-paid gratuities on board 
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04 | SUN CITY

The Palace of the Lost City is as opulent and lavish as its name suggests, with dramatic vistas overlooking the Lost City Golf Course and magnificent Valley of Waves. Murmuring streams, gushing waterfalls and sculpture-lined walkways lead between the hotel and its gardens, golf course and down to the Valley of Waves.

 
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