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Rocktail Beach Extension

Complement Your Safari with an Extension to the Unspoiled Indian Ocean Coast!
 » Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of this expansive beach, considered one of the best in the world
 » Immerse yourself in a colorful undersea world rich in marine life as you snorkel in the Indian Ocean
 » Relax at our isolated yet comfortable beach camp, offering unsurpassed coastal views

Rocktail Beach Camp is the perfect place to unwind after your southern African safari. Situated in a World Heritage Site within South Africa's Maputaland Coastal Forest Reserve, Rocktail Bay offers the chance to experience a side of South Africa that most tourists miss – the unspoiled Indian Ocean coast and its incredible natural beauty and abundant wildlife. The magnificent beach here is rivaled by few on earth, reason alone for a visit. Pristine and undeveloped, it was named as one of the 10 best in the world by Outside magazine. While Rocktail isn't traditional big-game country, it is home to an array of fascinating wildlife, including massive leatherback and loggerhead turtles, a variety of whales and dolphins, interesting antelope species, hippos and many species of rare and endangered birds.

Location of Adventure
KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

Included
Accommodations, meals from dinner on Day 2 to breakfast on final day, services of lodge guides and staff, airport transfer by road from Richards Bay Airport at noon to Rocktail Beach Camp, transfer from Rocktail Beach Camp to Richards Bay Airport on final day, some guided activities, all taxes.

Not Included
Travel to and from start and end point of trip, R/T flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay, dinnner on Day 1 and breakfast and lunch on Day 2, alcoholic beverages, gratuities, passport and visa fees, optional activities, park entrance fees (approx $5 per person and $3 per vehicle), items of a personal nature (phone calls, laundry, etc.), airline baggage fees, airport and departure taxes, required medical evacuation insurance.

Physical Requirements
Moderate / Flexible
This trip does not require a high degree of physical fitness, although some of the optional activities available do involve a moderate activity level. Some activities may involve short- to medium-length walks, including the walk from camp to the beach, often over uneven terrain and inclines. Snorkeling can also be a component of this trip (no experience required).

Getting There & Getting Home
You may arrive in Johannesburg, South Africa anytime on Day 1 of your trip. Your flight on Day 2 must arrive at Richards Bay Airport prior to 11:30am for your noon transfer (approx. 3 hours) to Rockatil Beach Camp. Private transfers can be arranged at an additional cost if your flight plans do not fit the scheduled transfer. On your final day, you will arrive at the Richards Bay Airport at 10:30am to connect with your flight back to Johannesburg and onward. We can best serve you if Natural Habitat Adventures' Travel Desk makes these reservations for you as they are intimately familiar with the special requirements of these programs and can arrange the most efficient and cost-effective travel. Please call us at 1-800-543-8917.
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