KwaZulu-Natal Bush, Beach & Battlefields Self-Drive

Lion cub on a rainy morning in a Game Reserve in Kwa Zulu Natal in South Africa


From visiting the legendary battle site at Rorke's Drift to an up-close Big Five safari, this holiday is full of life-changing experiences. Explore the legendary Kwa-Zulu Natal region taking a circular self-drive from beach to battlefields to bush. You’ll enjoy relaxing overlooking golden beaches and the warm Indian Ocean, before driving through the spectacular scenery of the Midlands Meander, stopping off at its cute villages and arts & crafts shops. Enjoy country hospitality in a magnificent setting by river and spot abundant birds and wildlife. Take part in awe-inspiring battlefield tours, which bring the battles of Rorke’s Drift and Isandlwana to life. Then experience the wonder of the African bush at an exclusive luxury lodge for close encounters with the wildlife and a chance to learn more about the Zulu culture.

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  • Award-winning holidays
  • ATOL protected
  • Incredible value


18 meals

  • 8 breakfasts
  • 5 lunches
  • 5 dinners


8 nights in accommodation (5 nights in hotels and 3 in private safari lodge)

Excursions and visits

  • Visit the legendary battle site at Rorke's Drift and take part in awe-inspiring battle tours
  • Experience exclusive close encounters with Africa’s famous Big Five and other wildlife
  • Learn about Zulu culture and visit local villages
  • Relax beachside overlooking the Indian Ocean
  • Drive through lush subtropical landscape, verdant woodland and rolling hills
  • Discover quaint villages and country hospitality

Not included

  • International flights
  • Visa (if required)
  • Optional excursions


9 days car rental (Group B vehicle - VW Polo Vivo or similar)


  • 8 nights

  • Africa . South Africa . Durban . Rorke's Drift . Howick

  • International flights not included

From £1,823 per person

Mon - Fri: 9am - 8pm

Saturday: 9am - 6pm

Sunday: 10am - 4pm


Duration: 9 days


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