Tour 1 - The ‘Long Off Wanderer’
All four Test Matches plus The 'Garden Route'
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All this for only £4,599 per person!
‘The Long Off Wanderer’ England vs. South Africa 2009-2010
tour package includes:
36-night tour, inc. 34 nights accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis in Pretoria, Sun City, Durban, Cape Town, Oudtshoorn, Knysna, Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg
Direct International flights with Virgin Atlantic
All domestic flights
All transfers between airports and hotels
All transfers between hotels and test match venues for each day’s cricket
Guaranteed four-day passes for each test match. Tickets not included in the above price but available from Howzat Travel at a set price – see our
All sightseeing and activities included in the itinerary, including the Cango Caves and Cango Ostrich Farm
Howzat Travel representative available throughout
Complimentary Howzat Travel T-shirt
Howzat Travel welcome dinner
Christmas Dinner on Christmas Day
All taxes (except any airport taxes)
Any meals except those specified in the itinerary
Items of a personal nature or the cost of optional / suggested tours and activities
Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times
Individual’s travel insurance (we recommend for all your travel-related arrangements)
Full tour itinerary below - click here
Outbound: London Heathrow Mon 14th Dec 1800
Arrive: JNB Tues 15th Dec 0705 (11hr5min)
Flight: Virgin Atlantic VS601
Inbound: Dep JNB Mon 18th Jan 2145
Arrive: LHR Tues 19th Jan 0650 (11hr5min)
Flight: Virgin Atlantic VS602
Tuesday 15th - Monday 21st December
Protea Hotel Waterfront Centurion (4*), Pretoria
Monday 21st - Thursday 24th December
Sun City Main Hotel (4.5*), Sun City
Thursday 24th December - Thursday 31st December
Balmoral Hotel (4*), Durban
Thursday 31st December - Saturday 9th January
Premier Hotel Cape Manor (4*), Cape Town
Saturday 9th - Sunday 10th January
Protea Hotel Riempie Estate (3*), Oudtshoorn
Sunday 10th - Tuesday 12th January
Protea Hotel Knysna Quays (4*), Knysna
Tuesday 12th - Wednesday 13th January
Protea Hotel Marine (4*), Port Elizabeth
Wednesday 13th - Monday 18th January
Protea Hotel Balalaika Sandton (4*), Johannesburg
Tuesday 15th December
Arrive at Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport and transfer to Pretoria to the Protea Hotel Waterfront Centurion for six nights accommodation.
Wednesday 16th - Sunday 20th December
Each day after breakfast, you will be transferred to Centurion for the 1st Test match. After each day’s play, you will be transferred back to the hotel.
Monday 21st December
After breakfast, transfer to Sun City for three nights accommodation at the Sun City Main Hotel. Once you have checked in, the rest of the day is yours to spend at your own leisure.
Tuesday 22nd & Wednesday 23rd December
Days to be spent at own leisure in Sun City.
Thursday 24th December
Transfer to Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport for flight to Durban. Arrive at Durban Airport and transfer to the Balmoral Hotel, Durban for seven nights accommodation.
Friday 25th December
Christmas Day, and a full day at your own leisure, plus a Christmas Dinner.
Saturday 26th - Wednesday 30th December
Each day after breakfast, you will be transferred to Kingsmead for the 2nd Test match. After each day’s play, you will be transferred back to the hotel.
Thursday 31st December
Transfer to Durban Airport for flight to Cape Town. Arrive at Cape Town Airport and transfer to the Premier Hotel Cape Manor for nine nights accommodation.
Friday 1st - Saturday 2nd January
Full days to be spent at your own leisure. Sightseeing options in the Cape Town area are available at additional cost
Sunday 3rd - Thursday 7th January
Each day after breakfast, you will be transferred to Newlands for the 3rd Test match. After each day’s play, you will be transferred back to the hotel.
Friday 8th January
Full day to be spent at your own leisure. Sightseeing options in the Cape Town area are available at additional cost
Saturday 9th January
Depart for The 'Garden Route'. Arrive in Oudtshoorn for a one-night stay at the Protea Hotel Riempie Estate. Once checked in, we will visit the Cango Caves.
Sunday 10th January
After breakfast, enjoy a half-day visit to the Cango Ostrich Farm, followed by a light lunch. We will then depart for Knysna for two nights accommodation at the Protea Hotel Knysna Quays. After checking in, the rest of the day is yours to spend at your own leisure.
Monday 11th January
Full day to be spent at your own leisure.
Tuesday 12th January
Depart by coach for Port Elizabeth for a one-night stay at the Protea Hotel Marine.
Wednesday 13th January
Transfer to Port Elizabeth Airport for flight to Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport. Once in Johannesburg, we will transfer to the Protea Hotel Balalaika Sandton for five nights accommodation.
Thursday 14th - Sunday 17th January
Each day after breakfast, you will be transferred to The Wanderers for the 4th Test match. After each day’s play, you will be transferred back to the hotel.
Monday 18th January
After watching the final day of the 4th Test, we will transfer to OR Tambo International Airport for our flight home.
The 'Long Off Wanderer' Tour Prices
ONLY £4,599 per person based on 2 persons sharing a twin/double room. Single supplement available at £1,200 extra.
Additional Flight Options
We can provide connecting flights to Heathrow from other UK airports if required, subject to availability.
Flight upgrades are also available for Virgin Atlantic international flights.
If you wish to explore either of these options, please call us and we will be happy to provide you with a quote.
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