Group Size: Based on minimum 2 passengers
A short drive from Port Elizabeth, Shamwari is the crown jewel of private game reserves situated in the malaria-free Eastern Cape, the birthplace of Nelson Mandela. This privately owned 25,000 hectares of prime natural terrain has received numerous international awards. Shamwari is an exploration of nature with close encounters of free roaming wildlife and the coveted ‘Big Five’ with a choice of unique lodges. Riverdene Lodge is a colonial African experience in an elegantly restored frontier homestead and offers nine luxury rooms, perfect for families. At Riverdene children can partake in various social, sporting, arts and cultural activities under the supervision of the children’s coordinator. Children can also engage in the ‘Kids on Safari’ programme, which includes an exclusive visit to the Born Free Foundation Big Cat Rescue Centre.
Day 1 - Shamwari Game Reserve
This morning you will be met in at your hotel and transferred by road to your lodge for dinner and overnight. (D)
At Shamwari Game Reserve, they believe in providing their guests with the full African experience. In addition to being malaria-free and under the stunning expanse of the South African sky, staying at Riverdene Family Lodge affords you optimal comfort for an unforgettable family safari. This lodge has a welcoming ease and warmth and is a place where families are always at home and where guests become friends. Become fully immersed in the naturally beautiful surrounds of the Eastern Cape.
Day 2 - Shamwari Game Reserve
Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives. (BLD)
Day 3 - End of Riverdene Lodge Stay
After breakfast you will be transferred by road from the lodge to Port Elizabeth (B)
Dates and Pricing
- 02 Dec 23 - 14 Dec 23 $3,120 $3,940
- 15 Dec 23 - 31 Dec 23 $3,280 $4,095
- 01 Jan 24 - 15 Jan 24 $3,385 $4,195
- 16 Jan 24 - 31 Mar 24 $3,195 $3,995
- 01 Apr 24 - 30 Apr 24 $2,650 $3,295
Prices shown are per person based on twin share. Seasonal supplements and minimum night requirement may apply. Solo traveller and extra night prices available on request. Luggage restrictions may apply. International flights not included.