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South Africa & Mauritius

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Kruger & Mauritius
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11 nights from £4,263 per person

Enjoy 4 nights at a quintessential 5-star retreat nestled in the picturesque Thornybush Nature Reserve, bordering the renowned Greater Kruger National Park. Next, seamlessly transfer by plane to Mauritius, where you will stay 7 nights at the stunning Constance Prince Maurice.

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There are plenty of wonderful Kruger and Mauritius combinations available. We can pull any combo together or build a trip to your budget.

Highlights

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  • Discover the renowned Kruger National Park
  • Witness the awe-inspiring 'Big 5' in their natural habitat
  • Relax on private decks with plunge pools at your room
  • Convenient direct flights between South Africa and Mauritius
  • Indulge in 7 nights of pure Mauritian beach paradise
  • Beach activities, golf, scuba diving, boat trips, and more
  • Savour exceptional cuisine throughout your stay

Itinerary

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Arrive 
Johannesburg
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Thornybush Game Lodge
Kruger
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South Africa
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Thornybush Game Lodge is a quintessential 5-star retreat nestled in the picturesque Thornybush Nature Reserve, bordering the renowned Greater Kruger National Park. Ideal for myriad occasions, this exclusive lodge offers an exquisite blend of romance, seclusion, and opulence, ensuring a memorable stay.

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Constance Prince Maurice
Poste de Flacq
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Mauritius
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This spacious yet intimate peninsula hideaway, named after Prince Maurice Van Nassau, a pioneer of the spice trade in the Indian Ocean, is A Nelson Travel favourite. We’re not the only ones who like it - the hotel has won World Travel Awards in prestigious categories - including World’s Leading Luxury Resort.

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Johannesburg
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5-12

What you'll see

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When to go

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28°C
Rain
245MM

This is one of the warmest months to visit, though one of the wettest. Rains tend to be fast and furious, meaning you can still enjoy plenty of sunshine on the beach.

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255MM

Temperatures remain sunny and humid with showers likely. A great time for divers to visit as the waters are warm with an abundance of marine wildlife.

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29°C
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240MM

Hot days with balmy evenings. You shouldn’t need to bring a warm top for the evening as temperatures remain warm. As the cyclone season draws to an end, you will see less rainfall and a drop in the humidity.

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165MM

April is a popular time to travel as It falls in line with the Easter school holidays. Similar to March, temperatures are high. Rain is still possible but should be less than previous months, particularly the second half of the month.

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115MM

This marks the start of the winter season, though temperatures are not cold by any means! Daytime temperatures are lovely and warm with slightly cooler evenings.

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90MM

Daytime temperatures are lovely and warm with slightly cooler evenings. Generally, the trade winds make it feel cooler on the south and east side of the island.

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85MM

Temperatures tend to be pretty mild at this time of year. Trade winds are strong in the south and east of the island, however there are still plenty of people sunbathing and swimming on the beach.

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75MM

This is one of the drier and cooler months in Mauritius. If you’re looking for some sunny weather without the intense summer heat or the crowds, then you’ll enjoy visiting at this time. Surfers, sailors and windsurfers may take advantage of the strong winds on the south and east coast.

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65MM

Temperatures begin to increase slightly with plenty of sunshine, typically with more favourable weather on the north and west of the island.

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55MM

October brings warm and dry weather conditions with around 8 hours of sunshine per day and very little rainfall. Many travellers like to visit at this time ahead of the hot humid summer conditions.

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70MM

This is one of the best months to visit as rainfall is still low but temperatures begin to increase as we enter the summer season, with an average of 9 hours of sunshine per day.

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170MM

Humidity and rainfall both increase sharply although are not yet at their highest. The draw of a tropical Christmas and New Year is always a strong one making this one of the busiest periods on the island.

Pricing and inclusions

For honeymoon or family pricing, please contact us

January to March
£5,284.00 per adult sharing
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April to June
£4,708.00 per adult sharing
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July & August
£4,508.00 per adult sharing
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September to December
£5,604.00 per adult sharing
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Disclaimer: Prices will be recalculated using the latest exchange rates and offers
INclusions
  • All meals & drinks
  • Scheduled flight transfers
  • Airport & road transfers
  • Park & conservancy fees
  • In-camp activities
exclusions
  • International flights
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