Other optional day tours

The officially appointed tour operator for the conference is Recreational Tours.
Delegates and accompanying persons should contact this company directly in order to arrange their tours.

The following selected day tours are available. Prices include transport in a luxury air-conditioned vehicle, services of a SATOUR registered guide, all entrance fees where applicable, and lunch where included in the itinerary. The prices exclude any other meals and drinks, as well as gratuities. Terms and conditions apply.

Mountain Splendour Tour

Daily 06:30 departure
Duration approximately 12 hours
Minimum 4 persons

Note: Passports are required / visas may be required for entry into Lesotho.

Travel through the KwaZulu-Natal midlands to the village of Himeville in the foothills of the Drakensberg mountains. Drive up the Sani Pass in 4x4 vehicles to the Kingdom of Lesotho. This road is exceeded in height by only two other roads - one in Tibet and the other in the Andes. Visit a rural village and stop for lunch at the top of the pass. The views are breathtaking.

Price per person: R950-00

Greater St Lucia Wetland Tour

Daily 06:30 departure
Duration approximately 12 hours
Minimum 4 persons

Travel along the North Coast road to the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park. This park was declared a World Heritage Site because of its uniqueness in having 5 different ecosystems - coral reefs, subtropical wilderness, reed-covered island, papyrus swamps and towering vegetated dunes. The park is haven to prolific wildlife - vast numbers of pelicans, herons, crocodiles, hippos, whales, dolphins and many species of antelope. Afternoon boat cruise on the estuary.

Price per person: R950-00

Hluhluwe Game Reserve

Daily 06:30 departure
Duration approximately 12 hours
Minimum 4 persons

Travel along the North Coast road to the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve. This is the oldest game reserve in South Africa and was once the hunting ground of King Shaka Zulu. It is renowned for its rhino preservation programme. The reserve is home to the big five, as well as various antelope, giraffe, wild dog and over 400 bird species. Includes open vehicle safari and lunch at Hilltop Camp.

Price per person: R950-00