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Tri Nations Rugby 2011
Group Tour to South Africa

Fully-escorted group tour
- from just 2,949 per person

 

The Rugby World Cup means a shortened version of the Tri Nations Rugby competition this year. The Wallabies, All Blacks and Springboks will be playing each other twice instead of the standard three times. Join All Sports Travel - in assocation with Brothers Sport - on a fully-escorted tour in South Africa, taking in both matches being contested in this fantastic country:

  • South Africa v Australia, Durban
    Saturday, August 13th
  • South Africa v New Zealand, Port Elizabeth
    Saturday, August 20th

See below, the details and itinerary for our escorted group tour - including tickets, accommodation and flights.

Tailor-made travel arrangements available on request. Contact us to discuss your requirements.


Tri Nations Rugby, Safari & Sightseeing Tour

Tuesday 9th - Tuesday 23rd August 2011

Taking in the Two Tri Nations matches in Durban (SA v Australia) and Port Elizabeth (SA v New Zealand), our tour also takes in the Drakensberg National Park, Cape Town, the Battlefields and the Garden Route.

Tour itinerary:

  • Mon 8th Aug - Depart London Heathrow on overnight flight to Johannesburg.
  • Tue 9th Aug - Meet & greet at OR Tambo International Airport and board luxury coach for transfer to 4* Champagne Sports Resort Hotel Drakensberg for three-night stay on B&B basis. Early evening welcome drinks and snacks included pre dinner at hotel. Evening at leisure.
  • Wed 10th Aug - Breakfast at hotel. Leisure day at Champagne Sports Resort to enjoy the many activities available to residents. Dinner at hotel then evening at leisure.
  • Thu 11th Aug - Breakfast at hotel. Full day Battlefields excursion to Rorke’s Drift and Isadlwana with local historian as guide. Packed lunch included. Dinner at hotel then evening at leisure.
  • Fri 12th Aug - Breakfast at hotel, then check out. Coach transfer to 'Valley of the 1000 Hills' for Zulu experience. Afternoon check in at 3* Garden Court Umhlanga for two-night stay on B&B basis. Evening at leisure.
  • Sat 13th Aug - Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Crusaders RFC for pre-match function including lunch and drinks. Tri Nations fixture South Africa v Australia. Evening at leisure.
  • Sun 14th Aug - Breakfast at hotel, then check out. Transfer to King Shaka International Airport Durban for domestic flight to Cape Town. Transfer to 4* Protea Hotel Victoria Junction for three-night stay on Full Board basis. Evening at leisure.
  • Mon 15th Aug - Breakfast at hotel. Optional excursions available – Shark Cage Diving, Winelands, Cape Point or Robben Island. Evening at leisure.
  • Tue 16th Aug - Breakfast at hotel. Optional excursions available – Shark Cage Diving, Winelands, Cape Point or Robben Island. Evening at leisure.
  • Wed 17th Aug - Breakfast at hotel, then check out. Depart overland via R62 to Oudtshoorn and check in at 4* Oudtshoorn Inn for an overnight stay on B&B basis. Late afternoon Cango Wildlife excursion. Evening at leisure.
  • Thu 18th Aug - Breakfast at hotel, then check out. Morning excursions to Cango Caves and Safari Ostrich Farm, then transfer to Knysna for afternoon check in at 4* Protea Knysna Quays Hotel for two-night stay in lagoon facing rooms on B&B basis. Evening cruise and dinner on John Benn steamer (drinks to own account).
  • Fri 19 Aug - Breakfast at hotel. Knysna Elephants and Monkeyland excursions. Evening at leisure.
  • Sat 20 Aug - Breakfast at hotel then check out. Transfer to Port Elizabeth and check in at 4* Protea Marine Port Elizabeth for two-night stay in sea-facing rooms on B&B basis. Pre-match function at Old Grey Sports Club Port Elizabeth including lunch and drinks. Tri Nations fixture South Africa v New Zealand. Evening at leisure.
  • Sun 21th Aug - Breakfast at hotel. Lalibela game drive and lunch. End of tour dinner at Boardwalk Entertainment Centre.
  • Mon 22th Aug - Breakfast at hotel then late morning check out. Transfer to Port Elizabeth Airport for domestic flight to Johannesburg connecting to overnight flight to London Heathrow.
  • Tue 23th Aug - Early morning arrival at London Heathrow.

Tour package includes:

  • Tri Nations Rugby
    • Reserved match tickets for the two Tri Nations games
    • Pre-match hospitality before both Tri Nations games
  • Flights
    • International direct, economy flights between Heathrow and Johannesburg.
    • Domestic flights with local carrier.
  • Accommodation
    • Three nights B&B at the Champagne Sports Resort, Drakensberg. (Early evening welcome drinks and snacks included)
    • Two nights B&B at the Southern Sun Garden Court, Umhlanga Ridge.
    • Three nights Full Board at the Protea Hotel Victoria Junction, Cape Town.
    • One night B&B at the Outshoorn Inn.
    • Two nights B&B at the Protea Hotel, Knysna Quays (lagoon-facing rooms).
    • Two nights B&B at the Protea Marine, Port Elizabeth (sea-facing rooms).
  • Excursions
    • Full day Battlefields excursion with guide and lunch.
    • Zululand excursion & Valley of 1000 Hills.
    • Safari Ostrich Farm & Cango Wildlife Ranch.
    • Cango Caves
    • Knysna Elephants
    • Monkeyland Plettenburg Bay
    • John Benn paddle steamer cruise & dinner - Knysna
    • Game drive and lunch at Lalibela Game Reserve
  • Meet and greet at OR Tambo International Airport on arrival in South Africa.
  • Welcome drinks and snacks
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with seat belts throughout.
  • End of tour dinner at Boardwalk Entertainment Centre (with half a bottle of wine or beer included)
  • All taxes
  • Brothers Sport representative in attendance

Not included:

  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature or the cost of optional / suggested tours and activities
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times
  • Individual’s travel insurance (we recommend EssentialTravel.co.uk for all your travel-related arrangements)

 


Tour Price*

Just £2,949 per person based on two persons sharing a twin/double room.
Single supplement from £3,349 per person.

Additional flight options. We can provide connecting flights to Heathrow from other UK airports if required, subject to availability. Flight upgrades may also be available for international flights. If you wish to explore either of these options, please call us and we will be happy to provide you with a quote.

Tour price may be affected by cost of international flight at time booking.

 


How to Book

  1. Call us on 0800 840 7289 or email us at bookings@allsportstravel.co.uk so we can discuss your requirements.
  2. We will send you a booking form, which you should complete return back to us with your deposit (20% of tour cost per person).
  3. We will confirm your booking by invoice.
  4. The balance of tour cost will be due and payable by 1st July 2011.

 


Further Information

  • Booking terms & conditions can be viewed here.
  • For any further queries, call us on 0800 840 7289 or email info@allsportstravel.co.uk
  • Your financial protection. All Sports Travel is also protected by ATOL so you can book your trip of a lifetime with confidence. The air holiday packages shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is ATOL 9498.

 

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