South African Golf Tour Itinerary
Sun City and Johannesburg

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Day 1 – OR Tambo Airport to Sun City (North West Province)

Upon landing at OR Tambo you will be met by your driver before boarding the vehicle for your transfer to the North West province and Sun City Resort located less than 3 hours away. Check in to the super luxury Palace of the Lost City Hotel. For the rest of the afternoon enjoy exploring "Africa's Kingdom of Pleasure"!

Only 187 km from Johannesburg, the resort, situated in the bushveld of South Africa's North West province, is surrounded by the imposing mountains of the Pilanesberg. The malaria-free Pilanesberg National Game Park is home to South Africa's Big 5 – Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Leopard and Buffalo. Sun City has dazzled guests with its glamorous casinos, gourmet restaurants, extensive sports facilities and star-studded spectaculars for many years. The full variety of entertainment on offer ranges from slots to safaris; the theatre extravaganza to a games arcade for children; horse riding to golf, the Valley of Waves to The Lost City, whatever it is you're looking for, you'll find it at Sun City. Overnight at the 5 Star Palace of the Lost City

The Palace of the Lost City is Sun City's five star flagship hotel. Regarded as one of Africa's premier destinations, the Palace offers a rare encounter of African luxury and extravagance. The Luxury Twin Room at The Palace of the Lost City offers 2 twin beds alongside each other, with an en-suite bathroom containing a separate shower and twin marble topped vanities- only single. These beautiful rooms have a separate entrance foyer, as well as self- controlled air-conditioning, digital safe, mini-bar, hairdryer, direct international dial telephones, satellite TV, voltage 220V and 24 hrs room service.

Day 2 – Golf at The Gary Player Country Club & Game Drive

After breakfast enjoy a round of golf at the World renowned Gary Player Country Club.

Course description:
The Gary Player Golf Course designed by Gary Player, is an 18 hole par 72 walking course, with a 5km running trail along the course. Built in an extinct volcanic crater this fantastic golfing paradise conforms to the stringent US PGA specifications and is ranked as one of the top five golf courses in South Africa. It is also home to the Nedbank Golf Challenge.

After golf board open safari vehicles and head into the neighbouring magnificent Pilanesberg Game Reserve in search of the Big Five and many other wildlife species Overnight at the 5 Star Palace of the Lost City

Day 3 – Golf at the Lost City Golf Course

After breakfast and it's Tee off on another Gary Player designed course, the Lost City Golf Course.

Course description:
Lost City Golf Course with the undulating and rocky terrain has an 18-hole desert-style golf course which is surrounded by spectacular views across the bushveld. Wide fairways, a series of lakes which separates the ninth with the finishing hole, the course covers more than 100 hectares and incorporates 28 000 square metres of water features. The 72 par course has live 2 metre long crocodiles on the13th hole with a green in the shape of the African continent. This makes it one of the most unusual, exciting and interesting golf courses in the world. The course facilities include a Pro Shop, a practice putting green and a driving range. Overnight at the 5 Star Palace of the Lost City

Day 4 – Travel to Johannesburg

Take a leisurely drive to Johannesburg and check into the Davinci Hotel located at Mandela Square in Sandton City, Johannesburg's shopping and entertainment mecca.

Overnight at the 5 Star Davinci HotelDAVINCI Hotel and Suites - A Contemporary Masterpiece. Legacy's latest luxury hotel and all suites development is located adjacent to the prime location of Nelson Mandela Square. This is Legacy's fourth hotel on the cosmopolitan square in the heart of the Sandton business and leisure district. One could speak of the opulence of the rooms, the restaurant and lounge, pioneering fitness centre and health spa but we suggest you come and see for yourself. Guests can enjoy the convenience of luxurious shopping at the Legacy Corner Mall and Sandton City just an elevator trip away.

The DAVINCI offers 166 luxurious hotel rooms with all the wants and needs of the discerning traveller whether your trip is business of pleasure. With a unique open plan yet comfortably private layout, guests will be taken aback by the opulence. Whether you are in the mood for shopping, fine dining or entertainment, the DAVINCI Hotel and Suites couldn't be more convenient. Legacy Corner, on which the hotel is situated, will offer 5000m² of retail and entertainment space spread over three floors beneath the hotel. Guests can also enjoy the offerings of Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton City and the Michelangelo Towers Mall - all within immediate access of the hotel.

About the Area
Sandton Central is a City Improvement District that is hosted by the famous "Men in Red", who ensure that the streets are always clean, and that a helping hand is never far away. Sandton is complemented by a wealth of facilities and attractions, with conferencing taking centre stage at the Sandton International Convention Centre - Africa's preferred premier venue.

Sandton Central has many hotels - all of exceptionally high standards. The area also boasts four world-class shopping centres, with over 450 shops, which guarantees the very best in retail therapy - all within a very short distance from the Michelangelo Towers.

The assortment of over 90 restaurants, bars and cafés in Sandton Central means that, day or night, fine dining or a fast food snack, you will never be short of options to whet your appetite. Sandton Central believes very strongly in the promotion and use of art as a way to inject life and soul into the public space and, and this drive to promote the arts is enhanced by the many galleries and the theatre within our area.rea content to be loaded in CMS

Day 5 – Golf at Serengeti Golf Course

After breakfast and it's a round of golf at another top course, Serengeti.

Course description:
The Serengeti Golf Club was opened in June 2009, by the iconic golfer and course designer, Jack Nicklaus. This Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course joins an elite group of 300 courses worldwide that carries the Nicklaus name but is the first 27-hole signature course in Gauteng. Serengeti comprises of an 18 hole course, named Masai Mara, which has a rugged grassland and dune scape look and feel and a 9 hole course, named Whistling Thorn, which features classic design elements and a plains like feel. The Serengeti Golf Club is the first course in Gauteng to use cool season grasses meaning that the course remains lush green throughout the year. A variety of tee options combined with a careful consideration to daily set-up can provide the sternest of challenges for the most skilled players, yet the ideal environment for new golfers to learn the game. There are a number of unique features, such as the challenging par five, 8th hole with its island green. Harnessing the two golf courses is a multi faceted clubhouse of over 6500 square meters. This venue is not only aesthetically appealing but incorporates a variety of facilities, including several lounges, bars, two restaurants and banqueting facilities, as well as Golf Academy, Fitment Centre and Pro Shop. Overnight at the 5 Star Davinci Hotel.

Day 6 – Transfer to OR Tambo International Airport

Today is at leisure taking in some last minute shopping before transferring to the airport for your flight back home.

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ESTIMATE COST FOR THIS ITINERARY
Package prices available on request as pricing is subject to factors such as the number of people in your tour party and the date of travel.

 

Price Includes:

  • 3 Nights at The 5*Palace of the Lost City (Sun City)
  • 2 Nights at The 5* Davinci Hotel (Sandton, Johannesburg)
  • Meals: Breakfast daily + Halfway house lunch at all 3 golf courses
  • Green fees for 18 holes of golf at the following courses:
    - Gary Player Country Club (Caddy is included as this is a walking course)
    - Lost City Golf Course (with shared cart)
    - Serengeti Golf Course (with shared cart)
  • Extra activities:
    - 1 x afternoon/evening game drive into the Big5 Pilanesberg Game Reserve

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