England Cricket Tour to South Africa 2019-20
The Two Oceans Tour

The Two Oceans Tour

29th December 2019 – 22nd January 2020

Join us in South Africa to witness the Test Matches in Cape Town on the Western Cape, and Port Elizabeth on the Eastern Cape, plus choose between SIX world-class sightseeing of your choice between the Tests! 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. Blue and Red tour options available.

Prices from £3,999 per person

The Two Oceans Tour

Tour package includes
  • 25 nights’ accommodation.
  • Guaranteed five-day passes for the Test Matches in Cape Town & Port-Elizabeth (Hospitality upgrades will be available in due course).
  • International economy flights from the UK.
  • 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 Venues

Cape Town & Port Elizabeth

Tour Itinerary

The Two Oceans 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. That 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. 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.
  • 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 – Tuesday 14th January – Cape Town/Port Elizabeth
    You can choose to spend the week between the Cape Town and Port Elizabeth Tests however you wish.

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

  • Tuesday 14th January
    On arrival at Port Elizabeth International Airport, you will be transferred to your hotel. Enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure.
  • Wednesday 15th January
    Day at leisure in Port Elizabeth. Your Tour Manager and our local partners will be able to assist you with any activities you may wish to do.
  • Thursday 16th – Monday 20th January – 3rd South Africa v England Test Match
    Each day after breakfast, transfer to St George’s Park for the 3rd Test Match between South Africa and England. After the day’s play, return to your hotel.
  • Tuesday 21st January – Depart Port Elizabeth
    Check out of your hotel and transfer to Port Elizabeth International Airport for your international flight back to the UK.

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 Port Elizabeth: Tuesday 21st January at 1620
Arrive Johannesburg: Tuesday 21st January at 1755
Depart Johannesburg Airport: Tuesday 21st January at 2220
Arrive Stopover Airport: Wednesday 22nd January at 0815
Depart Stopover Airport: Wednesday 22nd January at 0940
Arrive UK: Wednesday 22nd January at 1350

The Two Oceans Tour

Choose from the tour package options below

Blue ** SOLD OUT **

The Two Oceans Blue Tour package includes:

Excellent hotels 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

Radisson Blu Hotel, Port Elizabeth
Superior Room
B&B
14th – 21st January (7 nights)
Hotel website

Accommodation as per your chosen itinerary
8th – 14th January (6 nights)

Read more about our
 sightseeing options here >

Blue Price ** SOLD OUT **

  • £4,699 per person
  • Single supplement available for £1,600

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 ** CONTACT US FOR AVAILABILITY **

The Two Oceans Blue Tour package includes:

Excellent hotels 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

Protea Marine Hotel, Port Elizabeth
Standard Room
B&B
14th – 21st January (7 nights)
Hotel website

Accommodation as per your chosen itinerary
8th – 14th January (6 nights)

Read more about our
 sightseeing options here >

Blue V2 Price

  • £4,849 per person
  • Single supplement available for £1,700

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 ** CONTACT US FOR AVAILABILITY **

The Two Oceans Tour Red package includes:

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

Accommodation

Red Hotels

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

Protea Marine Hotel, Port Elizabeth
Standard Room
B&B
14th – 21st January (7 nights)
Hotel website

Accommodation as per your chosen itinerary
8th – 14th January (6 nights)

Read more about our
 sightseeing options here >

Red Price

  • £3,999 per person
  • Single supplement available for £1,300

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…

The Two Oceans Blue

£4,699 per person
Single sup. £1,600

The Two Oceans Blue V2

£4,849 per person
Single sup. £1,700

The Two Oceans Red

£3,999 per person
Single sup. £1,300

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