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									     South Africa escorted tour
     26 October-28 November 2010 & 25 October-27 November 2011
                           Come with Tour Escorts
                           Nelson and Barbara Lacey
                           to where the wild things
                           are, on this outstanding tour
                            of the Rainbow Nation.

                                                                                                                                                             Amazing encounters

     Tour highlights
     ● Three nights in the Kruger
     National Park, including a night
     night drive safari – your chance
     to tick off the Big Five
     ● Overnight in a beehive hut in
     the Zulu resort of Shakaland                                                                               Day 3-4
     ● Visit famous battlefields,
                                                                                                                Travel to Sabie (146 miles)
                                                                                                                through Long Tom pass,              Day 5
     including Rorke’s Drift where        Day 1                               Coach transfer to the             famous for battles between          Travel to Swadini (94 miles) via
     British soldiers and Zulu’s fought   PM Depart London Heathrow,          motorhome depot for your          the Boers and British. Visit the    one of the world’s biggest
     ● Take the Garden Route              flying with South African           vehicle demonstration. Travel     waterfalls at Graskop or            canyons. En route visit God’s
     along the Cape Coast.                Airways.                            to Wallmantshall (35 miles),      Sabie, or explore Sudwala           Window, Bourke’s Luck
                                          Flight time 11 hours.               stopping for supplies en          Caves. Try gold panning at the      Potholes and the Three
     ● Guided coach tour of Cape                                              route. Evening Welcome            historic town of Pilgrim’s Rest.    Rondawels.
     Town, including Table Mountain       Day 2                               meal. Overnight Monateng          Overnight Merry Pebbles             Overnight Forever Resort
     and Robben Island                    AM Arrive Johannesburg.             Caravan Park.                     camp site.                          Swadini.

                                          Day 7
     Day 6                                Travel through Kruger National
     On to the Kruger National Park       Park to Skukuza (71 miles), to
     (94 miles), world famous for         take a Night Drive Safari trip in
     its diverse wildlife, including      the park from the camp site.                                          Day 10-11
     the “Big Five” (lion, leopard,       Overnight Skukuza camp site.                                          Explore Mlilwane Park and the       Day 12
     rhino, elephant and buffalo).                                              Day 9                           Ezulwini Valley; be sure to visit   Travel to Eshowe (113 miles),
     En route call in at the              Day 8                                 Enter Swaziland and enjoy       the Ngwenya Glass factory and       to experience the Zulu way
     Moholoholo wildlife                  Day of game viewing as you            the Mlilwane Wildlife Park      the Ezulwini craft market.          of life at Shakaland. You will
     rehabilitation centre or the         continue through the Park to          (126 miles), home to white      Drive back into South Africa to     be treated to a traditional Zulu
     Cheetah breeding project.            Berg en Dal (41 miles).               rhino, antelopes, sable,        Hlhuhluwe in KwaZulu-Natal          meal and spend the night in a
     Overnight Satara camp site, in       Overnight Berg en Dal                 buffalo, hippo and crocodile.   (170 miles).                        beehive hut.
     the domain of lions.                 camp site.                            Overnight Mlilwane camp site.   Overnight Bushbaby Lodge.           Overnight Shakaland.

                                                                                                                                                    Day 19-20
                                          Day 15-16                                                                                                 On to Addo Elephant Park (207
                                          Drive to Mahai (107 miles) in                                                                             miles), with one of Africa’s
                                          the Royal Natal National Park,                                                                            densest elephant populations
     Day 13-14                            home to some of South Africa’s                                                                            and home to the unique
     Continue to Dundee (130              most spectacular scenery. Don’t                                                                           flightless dung beetle. The park
     miles) in the heart of KwaZulu       miss the amphitheatre, a rock                                         Day 18                              boasts the “Big Seven”
     Natal, on the battle route           wall 5km in length and 1000m                                          Early start for the drive to the    (elephant, rhino, lion, buffalo,
     where the Zulus, Boers and           in height, or the Tugela Falls,       Day 17                          Gariep Dam Nature Reserve           leopard, southern right whale
     British all fought. Guided           second highest in the world.          Make the short journey (74      (281 miles), the largest dam        and the great white shark).
     coach excursion of the               Explore the National Park and         miles) into the Golden Gate     in South Africa, home to many       Explore the park – try parking
     battlefields, including Rorke’s      revel in the beautiful scenery        National Park in the foothils   species including the Cape          at a watering hole and having
     Drift and landmarks. Picnic          of the Drakensberg Mountains,         of the Maluti Mountains.        Mountain Zebra.                     lunch while observing the
     lunch will be provided.              ideal for walkers and hikers.         Overnight Glen Reenen           Overnight Forever Resort            local wildlife.
     Overnight Kwa Rie Resort.            Overnight Mahai camp site.            camp site.                      Gariep.                             Overnight Addo camp site.

32   call Carefree 0845 130 7701 or 024 7642 2024 – please quote your membership number
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       A wonderful experience; stunning scenery, climate, history,                                                                                                                Swadini

wildlife and felt like an adventure throughout South Africa.                                                                                                                         Sabie
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Berg en Dal
                                                               Joyce and John Hudson, Isle of Wight

                                                                                                                                                                                             SWAZIL AN

                                                                                                                                                                    Glen Reenen           Hlhuhluwe
                                                                                                                                      REPUBLIC OF
            Nelson and Barbara exhibited a high level of                                                                             SOUTH AFRICA
                                                                                                                                                                             Mahai         Dundee

       professionalism throughout the tour. They contributed                                                                                                      Gariep

      immensely to a fabulous trip to and around South Africa.
                                                                        Cheryl and Roy Clark, Midlands                                                 Tsitsikamma
                                                                                                                              Melkbosstrand Oudtshoorn National Park
                                                                                                                                 Stellenbosch               Park
                                                                                                                    Cape Town
                                                                                                                    Kommetijie              Swellendam Wilderness

                                                                                                                SAT01 34-day escorted tour of South Africa
                                                                                                                ●     From £5,220 per adult for two adults sharing a
                                                                            Day 24-25                                 Discoverer 4 motorhome. Please ask us for single
                                                                            Back onto Route 62 towards                person and extra person supplements if required.
                                                                            Oudsthoorn (61 miles), calling      ●     Departs 26 October, returns 28 November 2010 and
                                                                            in at George, set up in the
 Day 21-22                                                                  1800’s by the Dutch East Indian           departs 25 October, returns 27 November 2011.
 Take Route 62 into the                                                     Trading Company. Visit the          ●     Return Economy Class flights with South African
 Tsitsikamma National Park                                                  Khulani Xhosa Village where
 (174 miles). Monkeyland is                                                 you can enjoy Xhosa                       Airways from London to Johannesberg, returning Cape
 a good stop, famous for its         Day 23                                 hospitality and culture and               Town to London Heathrow (including airport taxes).
 rehabilitation of caged primates.   Continue along Route 62,               really feel the rhythm of Africa.   ●     32 days fully-equipped Discoverer 4 motorhome hire
 Discover Tsitsikamma, with the      enjoying the startling beauty          Coach excursion for the
 local wildlife including the        of the southern coastline, to          Swartberg Experience, a South             (including unlimited mileage); preparation and living
 African wild dog, the wolf and      Wilderness (56 miles). It’s hard       African Culture Tour, including           kits; 32 days vehicle insurance (with nil excess and
 the black backed jackal at          to resist the many restaurants         a trip over the Swartberg Pass.           Collision Damage Waiver); 31 nights site fees including
 the wolf sanctuary.                 en route, especially at Knysna,        The evening meal at “Kobus                electrical hook-up where available; services of tour
 Overnight Storms River Mouth        famous for its oysters.                se Gat” is not to be missed.
 camp site.                          Overnight Island Lake Resort.          Overnight Kleinpass Resort.               escorts; support mechanic; Wild Cards entrance fees
                                                                                                                      to the National Parks listed in the itinerary; coach
                                                                                                                      transfers as stated; Cape Town City Tour; Swartberg
                                                                                                                      experience including meal; overnight at Shakaland
                                                                                                                      including meal; Battlefields coach tour with local guide
                                                                                                                      and picnic lunch; Night Drive Safari in Kruger National
                                                                                                                      Park; welcome dinner with wine; farewell dinner with
                                                                                                                      wine; buffet breakfast at final camp site; tour daybook.
                                                                                                                                                Tour Daybook
                                                                                                                                                Gives you a full tour itinerary,
                                                                                                                                                including suggested excursions en
 Day 26                                                                     Day 28-29                                                           route. A useful guidebook but also a
 In the morning explore the                                                 A short hop to Stellenbosch                                         lasting memento!
 Oudsthoorn area, well known         Day 27                                 (45 miles) in the heart of
 for its ostrich farms. Do you       Travel to Kleinmond (114 miles)        South Africa’s wine industry.                            What’s not included
 dare take a ride on the back of     via Hermanus, famous for its           Take in some wine tasting –                              Personal insurance – please ask for a
 one? Explore the spectacular        whale watching. Take a boat            and the towns of Paarl and
 Cango Caves, then travel to         tour (not included) or watch           Franschoek are also worth                                quote for Worldwide insurance at the
 Swellendam (139 miles).             the whales from the coast.             a visit.                            time of booking; motorhome fuel or refills of propane gas;
 Overnight Swellendam camp           Overnight Kleinmond Caravan            Overnight Mountain Breeze           meals and drinks other than those listed; excursions or
 site.                               Park.                                  Holiday Resort.                     entrance fees other than those listed; road tolls (approx.
                                                                                                                £25); visas for Swaziland (payable on the border, approx.
                                                                                                                £9 per person); expenditure of a personal nature, tips etc;
                                                                                                                refundable motorhome security/cleaning deposit.
                                                                                                                Upgrades and extras
                                                                                                                You may wish to upgrade your flights – please contact
                                                                                                                Carefree for a quote.
                                                                                                                If you are three people or more, or simply require a little
 Day 30-31                                                                                                      more space, please ask us about a 6-berth motorhome –
 Drive the short distance to                                                                                    we can then check availability and prices for you.
 Kommetjie, exploring the                                                   Day 33
 vineyards en route (54 miles).                                             Buffet breakfast on site.           We can tailor-make pre-tour or post-tour stays in South
 Coach tour of Cape Town                                                    AM At leisure in Cape Town.         Africa and elsewhere – just ask. Longer motorhome
 with a local guide. The tour        Day 32                                 PM Return motorhomes                rental, hotel stays and excursions can all be arranged.
 includes the summit of Table        Drive to Melkbosstrand                 and transfer to airport. Return
 Top Mountain (weather               (47 miles).                            flight to Heathrow.                 All prices correct at time of going to print – subject to
 permitting), the V&A                Evening Farewell meal with             Flight time 12 hours.               change and availability.
 Waterfront, and is completed        views of the Atlantic Ocean
 by a trip to Robben Island.         and Table Mountain.                    Day 34
 Overnight Imhoff Park.              Overnight Ou Skip camp site.           AM Arrive Heathrow.                     Tour is subject to a minimum of 12 units taking part.

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