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SOUTH AFRICA

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South Africa is the Southernmost country on the continent of Africa, which is the world's second largest continent. The country offers its visitors everything from sunbathing to snow skiing, hiking, golf and sunset cruises. South Africa boasts a variety of indigenous, free roaming wildlife and has a host of national parks and game reserves, offering up market and economical accommodation.

General Information

Capital: Cape Town

Currency: RAND

Time: GMT +2 (IST (-) 3 and hours

Currency Regulations:

The import and export of South Africa Reserve Bank notes is limited to R 2000. There is free import of foreign currency, subject to declaration. The export of foreign currency is limited to the amount declared on arrival.

Capital:

Pretoria (Administrative Johannesburg (Economical)), Cape Town (Legislative) & Bloemfontein (Judicial).

International Airports:

Cape Town (CPT) 22 kms East of the city (Travel Time 25 minutes),
Johannesburg International Airport (JNS) 24 kms Northeast of the city. (Travel Time 35 minutes)
Durban (DUR) 16 kms South of the City-Travel Time 20 minutes),
Bloemfontein (BFN) 10 kms East of the city -Travel Time 15 minutes)

Tourism:
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South Africa Tourism

As the country lies in the Southern hemisphere, the season in South Africa are the reverse of those in the Northern hemisphere. December and January are the main summer holiday months.

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Health requirements:

Yellow fever - A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required from travellers coming from the infected areas. Travellers on scheduled flights which have originated outside the areas regarded as infected and who are in transit through these areas are not required to possess a certificate provided they have remained at the scheduled airport or in the adjacent town during transit.
All passengers whose flights have originated in one of these areas or who are travelling in transit through these areas on unscheduled flights that make use of airports other than those used by schedule airlines are required to possess a certificate Malaria - Malaria risk exists throughout the year in the north, east and western low altitude areas of Transvaal and in Natal coastal areas north o 28o S.

Yellow fever immunisation is required only if the journey to the Republic starts or entails passing through the Yellow Fever belt of Africa or South America by any means other than by a scheduled air service. The validity of Yellow Fever Certificates extends to a period of ten years beginning ten days after the date of immunisation or in the case of re-immunisation within such a period of ten years, from date of that re-immunisation. Yellow Fever Immunisation Centres:

DELHI:

Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital,
New Delhi
Wednesday & Saturday 1100 hrs to 1300 hrs
Municipal Corporation of Delhi,
Mandir Marg, New Delhi (MCD)
Wednesday & Friday 1400 hrs to 1600 hrs.
IGI Airport,
Terminal II, Near arrival hall,
New Delhi
Tuesday & Thursday 1400 hrs to 1600 hrs.
Public Health Laboratory, MCD Town Hall, Delhi Monday & Friday 1000 hrs to 1200 hrs.

BOMBAY:

Seamen's Medical Organisation, Nav Bhavan, Vaju Kotak Marg,
Ballard Estate, Bombay
Monday -Friday 1430 hrs to 1630 hrs
Health Clinic, Sahar Intl. Airport (Air India Side) Monday-Friday 1500 hrs to 1600 hrs.

CHENNAI (Madras) :

King Institute,
Chennai 32

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 0900 hrs to 1030 hrs

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08 NIGHTS & 09 DAYS SUGGESTED ITINERARYS

Day-01:

Johannesburg

Arrive Johannesburg and transfer to hotel. Day at leisure. Overnight at Johannesburg.
Day 02:

Johannesburg & Pretoria

City tour of Johannesburg & Pretoria or optional tour of Gold Mine in Gold Reef City near Johannesburg + Diamond Mines near Pretoria.
Day 03:

Sun City

200 Kms from Johannesburg by road in Pilanesberg. Take detour to Maglis Berg for 4 or 5 line Zipline adventure (1 to 2 Hrs.) including lunch. Onward drive to Sun-City-the entertainment resort of South Africa. Check-in-hotel day at leisure, dinner.
Day - 4 & 5:

Sun City

Enjoy theme Park 2 full days optional plus Safari in Pilanesberg National Park, Hr drive from Sun-City.
Day 06:

Kruger National Park or Sabi Sabi Game Reserve

Drive to Johannesburg (2 Hrs.), take 1 (Hr.) flight to either Kruger National Park or Private Charter to exclusive 5* Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve. On arrival rest day at leisure.
Day 07 & 08:

Kruger National Park or Sabi Sabi Game Reserve

Enjoy day and night safaris for 2 days and 2 nights and the 5* all-suite hotel at Kruger national park or Sabi-Sabi, everything included during stay at Sabi Sabi.
Day 09:

Kruger National Park or Sabi Sabi Game Reserve to Johannesburg - India

Return by Air to Johannesburg for return flight to Mumbai and then to Delhi.

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