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Perfect African honeymoon hideaways for less

12th April 2011 Print
Perfect honeymoons in Africa

If Mesdames Kate, Lily and Kate (Middleton, Allen and Moss!) are still seeking inspiration for where to flee on honeymoon they should look to Africa for the ultimate once in a lifetime trip. 

And brides-to-be who’ve blown the budget on the big day can take advantage of one of the following special offers from the Zambezi Safari and Travel Company:

6-night Victoria Falls Big Five, from £1,195 - Combine the breath-taking Victoria Falls with amazing African wildlife for the honeymoon trip of a lifetime.   Spend three nights at the luxurious Victoria Falls Safari Lodge at Victoria Falls, one of the seven natural wonders of the world, including a guided tour of the ‘smoke that thunders’ and a sunset cruise along the mighty Zambezi.  From here transfer to Davison’s Camp, an intimate bush camp set in Zimbabwe’s premier wildlife destination and conservation area, Hwange National Park.  One of the few camps located within park boundaries, this romantic retreat affords total privacy – just you and 30,000 elephants!  Travel before 31 May 2011 and save £75 per person.

The price includes:

Airport transfers
3 nights Victoria Falls Safari Lodge dinner/bed/breakfast
Sunset cruise on the Upper Zambezi
Hide walk in the Vic Falls Safari Lodge wildlife area
Tour of the Falls including bottled water, raincoat and transfers
Road transfers between Victoria Falls and Hwange National Park return
3 night Davisons Camp full board

7-night Flying Safari in Kenya, from £2,630 – Create your own ‘Out of Africa’ adventure, flying from the wild northern Samburu National Reserve to the game-rich Masai Mara. Perched high up with 360-degree views of the northern Kenyan plains and the snow-topped Mount Kenya, Saruni Samburu has just four sumptuous villas, the perfect love nest.  Then step back in time with four nights at the exclusive, tented Karen Blixen Camp set on the banks of the Mara River, recreating the romance of the safari camps of the 1920s.  Travel before 31 May 2011 and save £585 per person.

The price includes:

Airport transfers
Scheduled flights starting and ending in Nairobi
3 nights Saruni Samburu full board
4 nights Karen Blixen Camp full board
Two game viewing activities per day
Park fees

9-night Cape Town and Winelands, from £2,715 – Discover South Africa’s most romantic city, Cape Town, with its rolling hills, sun-kissed bays and bountiful vineyards.  Spend five nights at the luxurious Cape Grace Hotel in the prestigious V&A waterfront area of this buzzing metropolis.  Next stop, the Cape Winelands, for four nights at boutique private retreat, Le Quartier Francais in Franschhoek.  Here you can indulge in some of the continent’s best food and wines as well as a pampering your body in the ‘treatment room’.  Travel between 1 and 31 May 2011 and save £562 per person.

The price includes:

Airport transfers
5 nights Cape Grace Hotel bed/ breakfast
Car rental
4 nights Le Quartier Francais bed/ breakfast

Prices are per person and exclude international flights.  Savings shown are for travel in low season.

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Perfect honeymoons in Africa