England Cricket Tour to South Africa 2019-20
Newlands Traveller Tour

Newlands Traveller Tour

29th December 2019 – 14th January 2020

The experience of a lifetime! Enjoy New Year in Cape Town, the legendary Newlands Test Match, and everything else this wonderful city has to offer…. AND some world-class sightseeing! Options including the wonder of Victoria Falls, the dunes of Namibia, the luxury of the Blue Train, the scenery on the Garden Route, the history of the battlefields and the wildlife at Kruger Park. What else could you ask for? Platinum, Royal Blue, Blue and two Red tour options available.

Prices from £2,799 per person

Newlands Traveller Tour

Tour package includes
  • 14 nights’ accommodation.
  • Guaranteed five-day pass for the Test Match in Cape Town (Hospitality upgrades will be available in due course).
  • International economy flights from the UK (Direct options available for surcharge).
  • All domestic economy flights.
  • All sightseeing and park entry fees as stated in your chosen sightseeing itinerary (if applicable).
  • All airport & match transfers in air-conditioned transport.
  • Services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.
  • Tour welcome drink and farewell dinner with special guest.
  • Access to Howzat Travel’s famed special guest events throughout the tour.
  • Limited edition lightweight tour polo shirt, hat and bag.

 

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Countdown to Match Day

3rd January 2020

Test Match Venue

Cape Town

Tour Itinerary

Newlands Traveller Tour
  • Monday 30th December – Arrive Cape Town
    On arrival at Cape Town International Airport, you will be met by your Tour Manager and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure, your Tour Manager and our local partners will be able to assist you with any activities you may wish to do. In the evening, you are invited to join your Tour Manager and the rest of your group for a welcome drink and an introduction to your tour. This will also be an ideal chance for you to meet your fellow Howzat Travellers.
  • Tuesday 31st December
    Day at leisure in Cape Town. Make the most of your time in this iconic city by pre-booking some of the ‘must-do’ day trips & excursions. Howzat Travel will have a range of Cape Town sightseeing ‘add-ons’ you can include in your tour package. Updates to follow in due course.
    In the evening, enjoy the famous New Year’s Eve celebrations in Cape Town. Howzat Travel will have a range of Cape Town NYE ‘add-ons’ you can include in your tour package. Updates to follow in due course.
  • Wednesday 1st & Thursday 2nd January
    Days at leisure in Cape Town.
  • Friday 3rd – Tuesday 7th January – 2nd South Africa v England Test Match
    Each day after breakfast, transfer to Newlands for the 2nd Test Match between South Africa and England. After the day’s play, return to your hotel.
  • Wednesday 8th January
    You can choose to spend the period after the Cape Town Test Match however you wish.

**We can be flexible on dates, so if you would like a shorter or longer time in Cape Town please contact us >

We have a fantastic range of Post Cape Town sightseeing options available to add to your tour package. Read more about these options here >

International Flights

Note: The options below are EXAMPLE FLIGHTS. Flights are available from all major UK airports, so please let us know your preference at the time of booking.

Example Indirect Flight

International Outbound Flight
Depart UK: Sunday 29th December at 1340
Arrive Stopover Airport: Monday 30th December at 0040
Depart Stopover Airport: Monday 30th December at 0400
Arrive Cape Town: Monday 30th December at 1145

International Inbound Flight
Depart Johannesburg: Monday 13th January at 2220
Arrive Stopover Airport: Tuesday 14th January at 0815
Depart Stopover Airport: Tuesday 14th January at 0940
Arrive UK: Tuesday 14th January at 1350

Example Direct Flight (London Heathrow Only)

** SURCHARGE OF £230 WILL APPLY **

International Outbound Flight
Depart London: Sunday 29th December at 1855
Arrive Cape Town: Monday 30th December at 0755

International Inbound Flight
Depart Johannesburg: Monday 13th January at 2205
Arrive London: Tuesday 14th January at 0730

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Newlands Traveller Tour

Choose from the tour package options below

Platinum

Newlands Traveller Platinum Tour package includes:

First-class hotel on a B&B basis. Superior match tickets and all match transfers in air-conditioned transport. Full services of a Howzat Travel Tour Manager exclusively for the Platinum group. Includes access to Howzat Travel special guests.

Accommodation

Platinum Hotels

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Cape Grace Hotel, Cape Town
Standard Room
B&B
30th December – 8th January (9 nights)
Hotel website

Accommodation as per your chosen itinerary
8th – 13th January (5 nights)

Read more about our
 sightseeing options here >

Platinum Price

  • £6,249 per person
  • Single supplement available for £3,600
    Fly direct for a surcharge of £230

Match Tickets

Superior five-day match tickets are guaranteed and included in the tour price.

*Hospitality upgrades will be available in due course.

Not Included:

  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary.
  • Expenses of a personal nature, such as telephone calls, laundry, table drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times.
  • Individual’s travel insurance.

Royal Blue

Newlands Traveller Royal Blue Tour package includes:

First-class hotel on a B&B basis. Superior match-tickets, all transfers and full services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.

Accommodation

Royal Blue Hotels

The Vineyard, Cape Town
Standard Room
B&B
30th December – 8th January (9 nights)
Hotel website

Accommodation as per your chosen itinerary
8th – 13th January (5 nights)

Read more about our
 sightseeing options here >

Royal Blue Price

  • £4,099 per person
  • Single supplement available for £1,600
    Fly direct for a surcharge of £230

Match Tickets

Superior five-day match tickets are guaranteed and included in the tour price.

*Hospitality upgrades will be available in due course.

Not Included:

  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary.
  • Expenses of a personal nature, such as telephone calls, laundry, table drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times.
  • Individual’s travel insurance.

Blue ** SOLD OUT **

Newlands Traveller Blue Tour package includes:

Excellent hotel on a B&B basis. Superior match-tickets, all transfers and full services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.

Accommodation

Blue Hotels

The Portswood Hotel, Cape Town
Standard Room
B&B
30th December – 8th January (9 nights)
Hotel website

Accommodation as per your chosen itinerary
8th – 13th January (5 nights)

Read more about our
 sightseeing options here >

Blue Price ** SOLD OUT **

  • £3,399 per person
  • Single supplement available for £1,100
    Fly direct for a surcharge of £230

Match Tickets

Superior five-day match tickets are guaranteed and included in the tour price.

*Hospitality upgrades will be available in due course.

Not Included:

  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary.
  • Expenses of a personal nature, such as telephone calls, laundry, table drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times.
  • Individual’s travel insurance.

Blue V2 ** SOLD OUT **

Newlands Traveller Blue Tour package includes:

Excellent hotel on a B&B basis. Superior match-tickets, all transfers and full services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.

Accommodation

Blue Hotels

The Commodore Hotel, Cape Town
Standard Room
B&B
30th December – 8th January (9 nights)
Hotel website

Accommodation as per your chosen itinerary
8th – 13th January (5 nights)

Read more about our
 sightseeing options here >

Blue V2 Price

  • £3,599 per person
  • Single supplement available for £1,200
    Fly direct for a surcharge of £230

Match Tickets

Superior five-day match tickets are guaranteed and included in the tour price.

*Hospitality upgrades will be available in due course.

Not Included:

  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary.
  • Expenses of a personal nature, such as telephone calls, laundry, table drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times.
  • Individual’s travel insurance.

Blue V3

Newlands Traveller Blue V3 Tour package includes:

Excellent hotel on a B&B basis. Superior match-tickets, all transfers and full services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.

Accommodation

Blue Hotels

Victoria Junction Hotel, Cape Town
Standard Room
B&B
30th December – 8th January (9 nights)
Hotel website

Accommodation as per your chosen itinerary
8th – 13th January (5 nights)

Read more about our
 sightseeing options here >

Blue V3 Price

  • £3,599 per person
  • Single supplement available for £1,200
    Fly direct for a surcharge of £230

Match Tickets

Superior five-day match tickets are guaranteed and included in the tour price.

*Hospitality upgrades will be available in due course.

Not Included:

  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary.
  • Expenses of a personal nature, such as telephone calls, laundry, table drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times.
  • Individual’s travel insurance.

Red

Newlands Traveller Tour Red Lodge package includes:

Quality hotel on a B&B basis. Standard match-tickets, all transfers and full services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.

Accommodation

Red Lodge Hotels

City Lodge Hotel, Cape Town
Standard Room
B&B
30th December – 8th January (9 nights)
Hotel website

Accommodation as per your chosen itinerary
8th – 13th January (5 nights)

Read more about our
 sightseeing options here >

Red Lodge Price

  • £2,799 per person
  • Single supplement available for £750
    Fly direct for a surcharge of £230

Match Tickets

Standard five-day match tickets are guaranteed and included in the tour price.

*Hospitality upgrades will be available in due course.

Not Included:

  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary.
  • Expenses of a personal nature, such as telephone calls, laundry, table drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times.
  • Individual’s travel insurance.

Red Lux

Newlands Traveller Tour Red Lux package includes:

Quality hotel on a B&B basis. Standard match-tickets, all transfers and full services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.

Accommodation

Red Lux Hotels

Signature Lux Hotel, Cape Town
Standard Room
B&B
30th December – 8th January (9 nights)
Hotel website

Accommodation as per your chosen itinerary
8th – 13th January (5 nights)

Read more about our
 sightseeing options here >

Red Lux Price

  • £2,799 per person
  • Single supplement available for £750
    Fly direct for a surcharge of £230

Match Tickets

Standard five-day match tickets are guaranteed and included in the tour price.

*Hospitality upgrades will be available in due course.

Not Included:

  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary.
  • Expenses of a personal nature, such as telephone calls, laundry, table drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times.
  • Individual’s travel insurance.

Bespoke

Didn’t find exactly what you were looking for?

If you did not find exactly what you are looking for within our set packages, please let us know as we are very flexible in organising tailor-made packages to suit your exact requirements.

If you have travelled to South Africa previously and wish to explore alternative options before, after or between the Tests, simply contact us to let us know what you’d prefer to do instead. We will then build your perfect bespoke itinerary.

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A packed Newlands ground hosting a Test Match, with the spectacular Table Mountain as its back drop - South Africa v England 2019-20

Tour Sightseeing & Add-Ons

Enhance your tour with sightseeing options and add-ons…

Newlands Traveller Platinum

£6,249 per person
Single sup. £3,600

Newlands Traveller Royal Blue

£4,099 per person
Single sup. £1,600

Newlands Traveller Blue

£3,399 per person
Single sup. £1,100

Newlands Traveller Blue V2

£3,599 per person
Single sup. £1,200

Newlands Traveller Blue V3

£3,599 per person
Single sup. £1,200

Newlands Traveller Red Lodge

£2,799 per person
Single sup. £750

Newlands Traveller Red Lux

£2,799 per person
Single sup. £750

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