South Africa is a country endowed with rich tourism potential. This potential has seen the country become one of the worlds leading tourism markets. Tourism is also one of the economies key drivers creating employment for millions of citizens and contributing about R200 billion which is about 7.95 percent of the gross domestic product . The country’s diverse and unique climate, culture and world-class infrastructure has made it possible for the country to get involved in every tourism niche market such business tourism, cultural tourism, eco-tourism, sports tourism and adventure tourism.
The above described potential is what South African Airways holidays is trying to promote and enhance through the Shamwari game reserve in Port Elizabeth. Set on a backdrop of the scenic beauty and breathtaking coastline of the windy city of Port Elizabeth, Shamwari is one of the most successful private game reserves in Southern Africa which is at the forefront of promoting responsible tourism and the service bouquet provided by this game reserve is unmatched.
From winter through this spring in 2013, SAA holidays is running a two day promotional package to Shamwari, this package which comes at a total package price of R7,679 per person includes return flights from Cape Town, Durban or Johannesburg.Visitors will also be able to enjoy two nights accommodation at the 5 star Shamwari game reserve, breakfast, lunch and dinner meals, two day Avis car rental, two game drives daily, guided walks and game drive beverages.
This package comes with an added benefit because children under 4 will stay for free at Riverdene and Sarili lodges and children over 4 years are also permitted on game drives and they can also entertain themselves with various activities specially made for children.This holiday package is however only available for SADC residents.
SAA holidays can be contacted on 0861 825 838.