Featuring a wide selection of over 40 air-inclusive vacation package experiences throughout Africa

South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations®), the leisure division of South African Airways, launched its 2019 Collection brochure, featuring a portfolio of affordable air-inclusive vacation packages to a variety of destinations throughout Africa. All SAA Vacations® packages include round-trip air transportation on South African Airways, with convenient connections from over 100 cities in the U.S., as well as hotel or game lodge accommodations, airport transfers, sightseeing and a safari experience in the African bush on selected packages.

For 2019, SAA Vacations® is offering over 40 value-priced packages that feature a multitude of experiences throughout Africa including, adventure, culture, wildlife, culinary & wine tours, honeymoon and family safaris. Each package can be custom tailored to fit the traveler’s needs to create a memorable African vacation of a lifetime. Additionally, SAA Vacations® is offering an electronic version of the 2019 Collection brochure to make it easier and more efficient for travel agents and consumers to view the many itineraries that are offered throughout Africa.

“Our 2019 brochure is packed with both our best-selling packages as well as new packages based on what our travel partners and clients have been requesting” said Terry von Guilleaume, president of South African Airways Vacations. “Our portfolio of preferred hotels and lodges has been increased thereby giving travelers a wider choice of luxury accommodations. With South African Airways extensive network of flights throughout Africa we have been able to add a number of new destinations thereby diversifying the number of options that travelers can choose!”
Highlights of the SAA Vacations® 2019 Collection include an exceptional value on some of their most popular packages:

“Captivating Cape Town” is designed for those travellers looking to explore Cape Town, one of the world’s most scenic cities. Spend five nights in the Mother City and experience the surroundings with included Cape Peninsula and Winelands tours, for only $1,999* per person (restrictions apply).

Affordable South Africa” is a tour that offers both an unforgettable African safari as well as the very best of Cape Town. This vacation package begins with a four-night stay in Cape Town including a full-day tour of the Cape Peninsula and the Cape of Good Hope.  Then off to the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park with a two-night stay on a full board basis at the five-star Shepherd’s Tree Game Lodge.  Here enjoy morning and afternoon game drives to view Africa’s Big Five wildlife.  This package starts at $3,199** (restrictions apply) per person. It includes a twice daily game drives while on safari, in depth tours of Cape Town, daily breakfasts, all meals on safari, and airport transfers in South Africa.

Affordable Botswana includes roundtrip flights, safaris in the world-renowned Okavango Delta and Moremi Game Reserv,  and four-star all-inclusive accommodations. The Okavango Delta, a UNESCO World Heritage site, at almost 5,800 square miles is one of the largest wetland wilderness sites in the entire world.  This area offers amazing wildlife viewing and luxurious accommodations. This 10-day/7-night package starts at $5,899*** per person (restrictions apply) and provides daily game drives, bush walks and optional boat safaris.

“Introducing  Ghana”  Travel to Accra and visit Manhyia Palace and the Ashanti Kingdom  in Kumasi. Explore the Cape Coast, Slave Mausoleum and Cape Coast Castle  home to the infamous “Door of No Return”. This 5-night package, starting at $3,399**** (restrictions apply) per person and includes deluxe accommodations in Accra, Kumasi, and Cape Coast, full day tours, private vehicle transportation and ground transfers.

The South African Airways Vacations® 2019 Collection brochure is available online, click here .

Travelers are encouraged to contact SAA Vacations® Africa specialists at 1-855-FLY-SAAV (1-855-359-7228) or their professional travel consultant. For more information about our 2019 Collection visit: www.flysaavacations.com.

About South African Airways Vacations®

A division of South African Airways (SAA), South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations®) is highly regarded for its wide array of affordable luxury packages to Africa and uses SAA’s extensive route network to create packages for travel throughout South Africa, Botswana, Victoria Falls, Namibia, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Tanzania, Senegal, Ghana and the Indian Ocean Islands. Offering more than 60 air-inclusive packages, which range from value to superb luxury. Our specialty-themed programs offer unique experiences, whether you are interested in safaris, culture, cuisine, romance, and adventure. The program is managed and fulfilled by Destination Southern Africa (DSA), which was founded in 2001 and offers an extensive portfolio of tour programs with a variety of hotels, game lodges, and safari companies throughout Southern Africa.

About South African Airways

South African Airways (SAA), South Africa’s national flag carrier and the continent’s most awarded airline, serves over 75 destinations worldwide in partnership with SA Express, Airlink and its low cost carrier Mango. In North America, SAA operates daily nonstop flights from New York-JFK and direct flights from Washington D.C.-IAD (via Accra, Ghana and Dakar, Senegal) to Johannesburg. SAA has partnerships with United Airlines, Air Canada. JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Hawaiian Airlines, which offer convenient connections from more than 100 cities in the U.S. and Canada to SAA’s flights. SAA is a Star Alliance member and the recipient of the Skytrax 4-star rating for 16 consecutive years.

Contact:
Todd Neuman
South African Airways
Phone: 954-769-5001
Email: toddneuman@flysaa.com

Terry von Guilleaume
South African Airways Vacations
Phone: 520-882-3600
Email: terry@flysaavacations.com

 

*Terms & Conditions – Captivating Cape Town Price is per person based on double occupancy and economy class flights. Valid as of Sep 18, 2018 for departures from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) between Aug 11 – Sep 30, 2018 and Apr 01 – May 31, 2019 and Aug 11 – Sep 30, 2019 with the same itinerary available at higher prices during other travel periods. Other departure points and domestic flights within the U.S. can be booked. Price for other departure cities and/or travel dates may vary. Subject to availability and currency exchange rate fluctuations. Prices are valid for new bookings only, are not retroactive and may change without notice. Package includes all government and airline imposed taxes and fees. Baggage and optional service fees, cancellation charges and other restrictions may apply.

**Terms & Conditions – Affordable South Africa Price is per person based on double occupancy and economy class flights. Valid as of Sep 18, 2018 for departures from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) valid for travel between Apr 01 – May 31, 2019 and Aug 11 – 31, 2019 with the same itinerary available at higher prices during other travel periods. Other departure points and domestic flights within the U.S. can be booked. Price for other departure cities and/or travel dates may vary. Subject to availability and currency exchange rate fluctuations. Prices are valid for new bookings only, are not retroactive and may change without notice. Package includes all government and airline imposed taxes and fees. Baggage and optional service fees, cancellation charges and other restrictions may apply.

***Terms & Conditions – Affordable Botswana Price is per person based on double occupancy and economy class flights. Valid as of Sep 18, 2018 for departures from New York (JFK) between Dec 01 – 09, 2018 and Jan 10 – Mar 31, 2019 and also Dec 01 – 09, 2019 with the same itinerary available at higher prices during other travel periods. Other departure points and domestic flights within the U.S. can be booked. Price for other departure cities and/or travel dates may vary. Subject to availability and currency exchange rate fluctuations. Prices are valid for new bookings only, are not retroactive and may change without notice. Package includes all government and airline imposed taxes and fees. Baggage and optional service fees, cancellation charges and other restrictions may apply.

****Terms & Conditions – Introducing Ghana Price is per person based on double occupancy and economy class flights. Valid as of Sep 18, 2018 for departures from Washington Dulles (IAD) between Aug 11 – Dec 09, 2018 and May 01 – 31, 2019 and also Aug 11 – Sep 30, 2019 with the same itinerary available at higher prices during other travel periods. Other departure points and domestic flights within the U.S. can be booked. Price for other departure cities and/or travel dates may vary. Subject to availability and currency exchange rate fluctuations. Prices are valid for new bookings only, are not retroactive and may change without notice. Package includes all government and airline imposed taxes and fees. Baggage and optional service fees, cancellation charges and other restrictions may apply.