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THREE COUNTRIES IN ONE
South Africa, Swaziland, Mozambique
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Sub-tropical Mpumalanga a province of South Africa, meaning “the place where the sun rises”, covers 79 490 km² and includes the Kruger National Park, spreading over an area of nearly 2 million hectares, contains a large variety of wildlife including buffalo, elephant, lion, leopard, cheetah and giraffe, Swaziland always referred to as the “Little Switzerland “ of Africa with the Drakensburg Mountain range stretching through the country from north to south, and Mozambique, the land of smiles! , has a vibrant mix of African, Portuguese and Arab culture. Mozambique’s coastline stretches for nearly 2500 km’s where you can enjoy the refreshing sea breeze at the many restaurants serving locally caught seafood.

DAY 1: Johannesburg, Pilgrims Rest
An early kick off – we depart from Johannesburg heading east towards the province of Mpumalanga – where you will find an abundance of scenic beauty, excellent climate and wildlife. We also visit Pilgrims Rest, a national monument in its entirety, owes its origin to the discovery of alluvial gold in 1873. Overnight Pilgrims Rest. (D)

DAY 2: Pilgrims Rest, Kruger National Park
It is difficult to conceive of an area of greater historical, scenic and wildlife diversity anywhere in the world. Attractions on this day range from the largest man-made pine and eucalyptus forest in Africa, the scenic beauty of God's Window where the escarpment abruptly plunges 1000 meters down to the Lowveld, crashing water spills from the high escarpment into the Lowveld in a hundred falls with romantic names like Lone Creek, Bridal Veil and Lisbon, the waters of aeons have carvedcanyons, with many crevices and caves which can be explored on foot at the Bourke's Luck Potholes. We visit various viewpoints overlooking the Blyde River Canyon. Late afternoon return leaving the mesmerizing views of the panoramic route behind. Head for the unspoilt beauty of the Kruger Park. Overnight Kruger National Park. (B)(D)

DAY 3: Kruger National Park
The Kruger National Park is an area the size of Wales and two thirds the size of Belgium. Lion, elephant, leopard and rhino move freely through the landscape where little has changed over the

drive and historical visit to the “Sobhuza II” memorial brings us to our final destination for the day. Overnight Swaziland. (B)(D)(B)(D)

DAY 5 & 6: Swaziland, Maputo
After a scrumptious breakfast we make our way to Maputo via the Namaacha border post into Mozambique . Maputo has a rich Portuguese and African heritage and buildings of historical significance still remain, such as the old fort and railway station. Visit the National Art Museum, the Museum of the Revolution and the Museum of Natural History, housed in a gothic-style palace. Here we meet the people, their history, their culture and their cuisine. Some glorious old buildings have been refurbished and new modern ones have taken their place. The capital is also known for its vibrant nightlife.

On day six we board the early morning Ferry to Inhaca Island for a day of leisure, sun and water sport or a visit to Portuguese Island. Return to the mainland in the afternoon. Overnight Maputo. (B)(D)

DAY 7: Maputo, Johannesburg
We depart after breakfast via the Resano Garcia border post back to South Africa. The “ Three Countries in One” – a soul enriching and quality experience you'll never forget! (B)

OPTIONAL
Kruger Park bushwalks & sunset drive.

last hundred years. Open four-wheel drive vehicles enable you to experience the thrill of close encounters with some of the “Big Five”. Smell the sun warmed grass and fresh aroma of dung dropped by elephants that has just crossed the road. While searching for the elusive big five, our guides will amaze you with bush and beast tales. Overnight Kruger National Park. (B)(D)

DAY 4: Kruger National Park, Swaziland
A very early start this morning allows us to enter the Matsamo border post at Jeppe's Reef. Enjoy breakfast and a Swazi cultural tour. A scenic

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