SOUTH AFRICA

DECEMBER 27Th, 2020-JANUARY 5TH, 2021

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South Africa is country rich in scenery and heritage. The magnificent landscapes which complement the tapestry of cultures blend together, forming a truly unique African experience. Whether sightseeing in the picturesque countryside or exploring the upbeat inner city, South Africa provides a buffet of beauty and experience. On this cultural experience, you’ll get to experience the heart of South Africa in all its glory.

EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Sightseeing in Cape Town, including visiting the famed Table Mountain.

  • Wine Tasting in the lush South African winelands

  • Historical tours of Cape Town and Johannesburg

  • Guided Game Drive at Dinokeng Game Reserve 

The Scene

 
 

 FULL PACKAGE INCLUDES:

 
 
  • Roundtrip Economy Class Airfare from Houston IAH (Flight Package Only)

  • Flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg

  • 4 Nights Lodging in Cape Town

  • 1 Night Lodging at Dinoken Game Reserve

  • 2 Nights Lodging in Johannesburg

  • Breakfast Daily, 2 Lunches & 2 Dinners

  • Welcome Gift

  • Cape Town City Tour

  • Cape Peninsula Tour

  • South African Winelands Tour & Wine Tasting

  • Robben Island Tour

  • Private Safari Game Drive in Dinoken Game Reserve

  • Visit to Cradle of Humankind

  • Visit to Nelson Mandela’s home

  • Local Guide

  • All transfers with private bus

  • Jaunts and Gems Host

  • Private GroupMe

 

BOOK YOUR TRIP NOW

Double Occupancy
(One King or Two Twin Beds)
Land Only Package- NO Airfare- $2350 pp | Land/ w Flight Package from Houston, TX- $3950 pp


* 14 Monthly Payments are AUTOMATICALLY deducted on the same day each month based on when you submit your deposit. You do have the option to opt-out of the auto-payment plan. Please see the notes for more information about payment options.

Final balances will be due by September 1st, 2020


Acommodations

Southern Sun Waterfront Hotel | Cape Town, South Africa

The Southern Sun Waterfront hotel in Cape Town is located in the heart of the city’s most tourist friendly precinct, and is a short walk from the V&A Waterfront. Stylish and inviting, our hotel provides comfortable and convenient accommodation for business and leisure travellers alike.

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Mongena Game Lodge

The 4 star rated Mongena Private Game Lodge is conveniently situated 35 km from Pretoria on the N1, in the malaria free north–western section of the Big 5 Dinokeng Game Reserve, a mere 40 Minutes from Pretoria and 1.5 hour drive from OR Tambo International Airport and Johannesburg. Mongena Game Lodge offers a spectacular African Bush safari & game drive experience for local and international visitors. Lions, cheetah, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard roam freely in the 18,500 ha game reserve making it a truly big five game reserve within the borders of the Gauteng province.

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The Michaelangelo Hotel

The Michelangelo Hotel is an iconic property, which epitomizes the very essence of class, elegance and sophistication. The Michelangelo Hotel is proud to be one of the very best 5-star hotels in Sandton, Johannesburg. The Michelangelo, a retreat in the Nelson Mandela square's bustle, overlooks this leafy enclave. The Renaissance-style hotel is venerated for its easy access to the neighborhood’s shopping, dining and entertainment, many located in the adjacent square. Guests can take advantage of a fitness center with personal trainers, a sauna and heated indoor pool. The spa is acclaimed, especially for its grass-covered sundeck. Expert but unobtrusive service has long made the hotel a leading choice for traveler. When your day is finished, shop in Michelangelo Towers Mall, and then enjoy a fine dining experience in the world famous Piccolo Mondo restaurant.

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WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

  • Travel Insurance

  • Gratuities for Driver & Tour Guides

  • Items of a personal nature

  • Meals except where noted

  • Land Only package does not include flights or airport transfers


IMPORTANT DETAILS

  • Things happen and even airlines give you a refund within 24 hours. So, your deposit is refundable up to 72 hours after booking. Beyond that, it is non-refundable.

  • All prices are based on the rates of exchange in effect at the time of price quotation. In the event that the US dollar devalues, Jaunts and Gems, LLC reserves the right to increase prices accordingly. Your final invoice will reflect increases resulting from currency devaluation.

  • ALL payments to Jaunts and Gems are non-refundable and non-transferable. This is because Jaunts and Gems has contractual agreements with the hotels and other vendors that will not allow us to obtain any refunds. This helps to keep the package prices low and allow you to make monthly payments on your trip.

  • Provided full payment is received no later than your Final Payment Due date, travel documents, itineraries and travel instructions will be sent via email 30 days or earlier prior to travel.

 

  • Traveling abroad requires a passport valid for six months beyond travel dates. For this tour, your passport should not expire before June 30, 2021.

  • Airline flight schedule for the full package will be released late March 2020.

  • If you select the LAND ONLY PACKAGE, you are required to make your own flight arrangements and airport transfers. When making your own flight arrangements, you must pay close attentions to dates. You should schedule your flight to ARRIVE in Cape Town on December 28th, 2020. This means many of you must fly out of the United States on December 27th, 2020. You should also schedule your departure flight from Johannesburg for January 4th,2021.

    TRAVEL INSURANCE

  • Travel Insurance is strongly recommended to protect your investment.

  • Travel Insurance can allow you to get reimbursed should you need to cancel your trip for a variety of reasons. In some cases, it also covers any health issues that may arise while on your trip.

  • Click here to get a quote on travel insurance

 

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  • Making reservations for this package signifies your acceptance of our Terms and Conditions

  • Reservations must be made in your FULL NAME as it appears on your passport. Your name on your invoice MUST match your passport.

  • Prices are subject to change without notice. Please make your reservations today at this low price to be locked in.

  • You must ensure your roommate, if applicable, is also making timely monthly payments.

  • Your selected roommate(s) should make their reservations within 30 days of your reservation. If not, your reservations will be adjusted to currency occupancy and price will change.

  • Airline seat assignments are solely up to the airlines.

  • If you required another class of service other than the economy seats that are included in the full package, you should purchase the land only package.

  • Name changes on full packages are allowed with a $200 name change fee. Name changes on Land Only packages are allowed with a $50 name change fee.

  • Late payment of $100 per person is required after final due date.

  • All late payment requests must be approved by management before the final payment deadline on your account.

  • You can login to our client portal to view your account and reservations 24 hours a day.

PAYMENT PLAN

  • Once you’ve made your reservation, you’ll be added to the monthly auto payment plan and will receive the email confirmation within 24 hours.

  • You can opt-out of this program by emailing us at info@jauntsandgems.com. If you opt out of the monthly auto payment plan you are STILL required to make monthly payments of at least $100 manually through your invoice. If you miss two monthly payments, your reservation will be cancelled. If you’re having trouble making your payments, please email info@jauntsandgems.com.

  • If you choose the auto monthly payment plan, you will receive monthly notices when your payment is due. Monthly payments are required in order to keep your reservation current. 

  • When you book, we’ll calculate an evenly divided automatic billing plan for you and you will know in advance the day of every month that your payment will be processed. Your initial deposit is due at the time of booking, and your future payments will be charged according to the schedule you see on your invoice.

  • All final payments are due by September 1st,2020.