Additional Information for Spectacular South Africa Tour

Please Note:

Important Passport Information: You must have at least 2 blank pages (with visa hologram) remaining in your passport to allow for the entry stamp issued for South Africa. The 2 pages for South Africa MUST be facing each other. Failure to comply with this law will result in denied boarding of your international flight. If you choose to continue on with the Victoria Falls extension, you must have at least 2 additional blank pages remaining in your passport. If you have questions please see your travel professional or call us.

Wildlife sightings cannot be guaranteed.

*Please note that Collette Foundation sites may not be available for visits due to school holidays, weekends or programming challenges.

To complete your tour, we include roundtrip airport-to-hotel transfers when purchasing our airfare with your tour. If you have arranged for your own air, we are pleased to provide you the option of purchasing these transfers. Please note that all transfers will leave at pre-scheduled times.

Malaria pills are recommended when visiting Kruger National Park. Consult your physician 2-3 weeks prior to departure.

**Table Mountain Cableway is subject to change and availability due to weather conditions.

Single accommodations are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis. Triples are not available on this tour. Rooms to accommodate a child are limited and available on request only.

Collette will not be responsible for costs incurred for missed flights or canceled tours where a guest fails to secure proper documentation.

This tour includes moderate physical activity. The itinerary blends some longer days with shorter days and more leisure time. Walking tours, as well as walking slightly longer distances, up stairs or on uneven walking surfaces should be expected.

Each guest is responsible for proper documentation and inoculations that may be required and/or recommended to participate on this tour. Please contact your local travel clinic or personal physician for specific details on the destinations you are traveling to and from.

For guests transiting via Europe, an additional overnight flight will be required. Day rooms or overnight stays can be arranged for a cost upon request.

Please be advised many airlines do not provide advance seat assignments until check-in at the airport. Advance seating will be subject to the airline's terms and conditions.

If you are traveling with children under the age of 18, South Africa requires that those children must have documented consent from both parents when traveling into or out of the Republic. Please refer to www.home-affairs.gov.za for details of requirements. Please check directly with the airline for the legal documentation that is required. It is the sole responsibility of the guest to procure the proper documentation to travel and many requirements vary by airline and destination.

The internal flights on this program are not included in the land price of your tour. These flights need to be arranged and purchased separately if you arrange your own air. Internal flights are included with the air portion of your tour if you purchase air through us.

Economy air rate and schedule are applicable for groups of 10 or more traveling on the same flights and dates.

A deposit of $500 per person is due upon reservation. If you purchase our Travel Protection Plan, the deposit is only $250 per person plus the cost of the Insurance. A second deposit of $2400 is due by April 05, 2018. Reservations are made on a first come, first served basis. Reservations made after the deposit due date of April 05, 2018 are based upon availability. Final payment due by August 13, 2018. Deposits are refundable up until April 12, 2018.

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Extend your vacation with

Optional 5 Days 3-Night Dubai Pre Tour Extension

Rate: $649.00 USD per person, double, land only

4 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 1 Dinner

Day 1: Overnight Flight

Your tour begins with an overnight flight to Dubai.

Day 2: Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Tour Begins

Today you arrive in Dubai, one of the world’s most exciting destinations. The remainder of your day is at leisure to relax or explore this dynamic and cosmopolitan city independently. As one of the seven emirates of the United Arab Emirates, Dubai is considered the shopping capital of the Middle East. With its many world-famous man-made structures built in recent years, Dubai is a must-see destination for any traveler and will surely be an experience you will always remember.

Day 3: Dubai

Dubai is a city that provides a new setting at every turn. Richly mixing together the old and the new, it’s a city of ages that rises out of the desert and crowns the gulf coast with its presence. This afternoon your route takes you to a magnificent view of Dubai Creek, passing by the heritage area of Bastakiya, with its fascinating old wind-towered houses built by wealthy merchants. Visit the 180-year-old Al Fahidi Fort which today houses the Dubai Museum. Continue your journey by abra – a traditional water taxi – across the creek. Stroll through the spice and gold souks, the colorful bazaar markets. On your way to Burj Al Arab – one of Dubai’s landmarks – make a photo stop at Jumeirah Mosque. Today breakfast will be included.

Day 4: Dubai

Your morning is at leisure. This afternoon your safari guide will take you into the golden sand dunes of Arabia on a 4-wheel drive vehicle. Experience the thrill of a lifetime while riding through the dunes. Enjoy a scenic sunset overlooking the desert. Continue to a Bedouin campsite where you can enjoy camel riding, Henna design, Arabic gava and a delicious barbecue dinner. During dinner watch as an enchanting belly dancer performs to Arabic rhythms. Today breakfast and dinner will be included.

Day 5: Dubai - Johannesburg, South Africa

You will board your flight* to Johannesburg, South Africa. Today breakfast will be included.

Please Note:

Extensions are subject to availability and applicable charges at time of request.

Single accommodations are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis.

Triple and child accommodations are not available.

A minimum of 4 passengers is required for this extension to operate.

During your extension, your local guide will provide included sightseeing services and will be available via a local office at other times.

*The flight from Dubai to Johannesburg, South Africa is not included in the land-only cost of your tour.

For US, UK. Australia and Canadian citizens, no advance visa arrangement is required to visit the UAE when your stay is less than 30 days. Simply disembark your flight at Dubai International Airport and proceed to Immigration where your passport will be stamped with a 30-day visit visa free of charge. Rates can be changed at any time based on governing authority.

To truly experience the program and destination, you need to be able to participate in physical activities such as longer walking tours, walking over uneven terrain, climbing stairs and periods of standing. Some of the touring days may be longer, with select included activities occurring later in the evening.

Extend your vacation with

Optional 4 Days 3-Night Victoria Falls Post Tour Extension

Rate: $1,299.00 USD per person, double, land only

5 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner

Day 13: Cape Town - Johannesburg - Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe*

Fly this morning** to one of the world's natural wonders, Victoria Falls, and transfer to the Victoria Falls Hotel, known as the "grand old lady of the falls." Upon arrival, enjoy a tour of this historic hotel. Tonight, enjoy a leisurely cruise on the Zambezi River, taking in the majestic African sunset.

Day 14: Victoria Falls

After breakfast you have an opportunity to mingle with the residents of a local village. Next, interact with African elephants, up-close and in their natural environment. Following lunch with a local family, take a walking tour of Victoria Falls, truly one of the “Seven Wonders of the World.” Shop at a local curio market before returning to your hotel. Today breakfast and lunch will be included.

Day 15: Victoria Falls

Your day is free to explore independently. Or, perhaps you will decide to take an optional full day excursion to Chobe National Park in Botswana.* Today breakfast and dinner will be included.

Day 16: Victoria Falls - Johannesburg, South Africa - Tour Ends

Today you board your international flight home. Today breakfast will be included.

Please Note:

A mandatory tourism levy of $30 USD is required for all travelers upon arrival at the port of entry. This levy can be paid by cash or credit card. Fees are subject to change. Park fees (approximately $40 USD) are not included in the land price of your extension. Fees are subject to change and are payable at time of final payment. Extensions not purchased at time of deposit are subject to availability and applicable charges at time of request. Single accommodations are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis.

Triple and child accommodations are not available.

A minimum of 6 passengers is required for this extension to operate.

*Malaria pills are recommended when visiting Zimbabwe and Botswana. Consult your physician 2-3 weeks prior to departure.

During your extension, your local guide will provide included sightseeing services and will be available via a local office at other times.

**The internal flight is not included in the land cost of your tour. This flight needs to be arranged and purchased separately if you arrange your own air. Internal flights are included with the air portion of your extension if you purchase air through us.

For this extension, you must have at least 2 additional blank pages remaining in your passport. A visa is required for Zimbabwe at an approximate cost of $30 USD. A multiple-entry visa is required if you wish to purchase the optional Chobe day trip. Visa cost is approximately $45 USD. Passports must have an additional 2 blank pages for the visa to be placed. The visa may be purchased upon arrival, payable in cash only. Rates are approximate and can be changed at any time based on governing authority.

This extension requires average physical activity. You should be in good health, able to climb stairs and walk reasonable distances, possibly over uneven grounds and cobblestone streets.

Available Options

Cape Town

Dine with a Local Family - 10/20/2018

$65

USD

Cape Town’s culture and traditions come to light during dinner with a local family. You are in for a special treat during this a rare opportunity to join a family in their home for a home-cooked meal and friendly conversation. Make new friends in a comfortable setting as you savor the local flavors and sip a glass of wine. Share a laugh and stories of life from your home country as you learn about your hosts’ experiences growing up in South Africa and life in Cape Town today. Take advantage of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to truly get to know the people of Cape Town and experience their welcoming hospitality first hand. Duration: Approximately 3 hours. Please note a minimum of 2 passengers is required. Transportation is included.

Knysna

Thesen Islands Experience - 10/18/2018

$65

USD

Venture out to the Thesen Islands – an archipelago of 19 man-made islands, connected by bridges, in the Knysna Lagoon. These islands are home to residences, shops, restaurants and marinas. Learn about the local oyster fishing industry as you explore the art of shucking oysters, and sample them for yourself. Then it is time for a tasting of locally brewed beers. Learn the techniques used for crafting them from the master brewer himself. Cap off your experience by putting your creativity to the test as you construct your own burger with locally sourced ingredients. Duration: Approximately 3 hours. Please note a minimum of 2 passengers is required. Transportation is included.

NOTES:


Air Upgrades

Collette’s Elite Airfare allows you to travel in ultimate comfort and convenience. Treat yourself to a wealth of amenities that come with a business, premium economy, or first-class ticket. Land rested, refreshed, and ready for your adventure.

Rewards

Join Travel Loyalty by Collette (TLC) through a simple online process after booking a trip. Once you depart, receive a $150 credit per person towards your next trip! It’s our way of rewarding our loyal travelers.Learn more at www.gocollette.com/guided-travel#loyalty_program

You Are Protected

Travel the world, worry-free with Collette’s Travel Protection Plan. If you need to cancel for any reason right up until the day prior to departure, you’ll get a full refund (less the cost of the plan). Plus, you are covered on tour. If you have to stop your trip or return home early, need medical assistance or evacuation, suffer a baggage loss or delay, or are delayed on tour for 12 hours or more, you're covered. It’s the kind of peace of mind you cannot put a price tag on. Learn more at www.gocollette.com/guided-travel#no_worries_waiver

The Collette Gateway

After you make your reservation, we will email you an invitation to the Collette Gateway. This online hub allows you to track your travel experience. On your personal profile page, tell us where you’ve been; enjoy a countdown to your tour, see information about the destinations you’ll visit, connect with fellow travelers, check out popular travel tips and sign up for Travel Loyalty by Collette (TLC). The Gateway makes your travel experience easy and fun. Learn more at gateway.gocollette.com

† Full credit is valid for travel within 12 months of the original trip. $100 of the credit remains valid for travel within 13-24 months and the entire credit expires after 24 months.



162 Middle Street

Pawtucket, RI • 02860

Phone: 1-800-852-5655 Fax: 1-401-727-9014

BOOKING NUMBER: 829014

TOUR: Spectacular South Africa Culture & Nature in Harmony

DEPARTURE DATE: October 11, 2018

GROUP NAME: Lifestyle Tours

Available Options

Personalize your tour by adding an optional activity below. Our recommended options have been carefully chosen to help enhance your individual experience. Complete the provided Prepaid Options Form to reserve your options.

Availability is limited and reservations are on a first come, first serve basis. Payment must be received no later than 15 days prior to departure. Prices are subject to change.

Children under the age of 18 MUST be accompanied by an adult.

Cape Town

Dine with a Local Family - 10/20/2018

$65

USD

Cape Town’s culture and traditions come to light during dinner with a local family. You are in for a special treat during this a rare opportunity to join a family in their home for a home-cooked meal and friendly conversation. Make new friends in a comfortable setting as you savor the local flavors and sip a glass of wine. Share a laugh and stories of life from your home country as you learn about your hosts’ experiences growing up in South Africa and life in Cape Town today. Take advantage of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to truly get to know the people of Cape Town and experience their welcoming hospitality first hand. Duration: Approximately 3 hours. Please note a minimum of 2 passengers is required. Transportation is included.

Knysna

Thesen Islands Experience - 10/18/2018

$65

USD

Venture out to the Thesen Islands – an archipelago of 19 man-made islands, connected by bridges, in the Knysna Lagoon. These islands are home to residences, shops, restaurants and marinas. Learn about the local oyster fishing industry as you explore the art of shucking oysters, and sample them for yourself. Then it is time for a tasting of locally brewed beers. Learn the techniques used for crafting them from the master brewer himself. Cap off your experience by putting your creativity to the test as you construct your own burger with locally sourced ingredients. Duration: Approximately 3 hours. Please note a minimum of 2 passengers is required. Transportation is included.