Culinary Safari and Gourmet Tour with Lion World Tours

Delray Beach, Florida, UNITED STATES

DELRAY BEACH, FL, April 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lion World Tours is offering a Culinary Safari and Gourmet Tour starting from USD $6,199*. This is a thrilling safari combined with a superb culinary and gourmet cooking experience.

Starting from USD $6,199*, this 12-day luxury itinerary includes International flights on South African Airways from New York or Washington D.C. to Johannesburg and return, South Africa domestic flights, all taxes and fuel surcharges.

Spend four-nights at the five-star Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa, an award-winning boutique Leading Hotel of the World and featured in the Condé Nast Traveler 2013 Gold List for "Best Hotels & Resorts in South Africa." There will be a dinner at the popular and chic Azure Restaurant at The Twelve Apostles Hotel. While in Cape Town enjoy a wine tasting at La Motte Wine Estate and a visit to La Bourgogne Farm for an olive oil tasting and wine tasting, both located in the Franschhoek Valley. 

Enjoy a two-night gourmet experience at The Boat House, home of Chef Bruce Robertson whose whirlwind rise to the top of the South African culinary game has left its wonderful mark on the food scene "South of the Equator." You will be served some amazing meals and experience the personalized, unique service and insight into the culinary world of Chef Bruce Robertson.

Enjoy three-nights on safari at Lion Sands River Lodge situated on the perennial Sabie River where guests experience the pinnacle of African contemporary luxury. This area is known as one of the finest "Big Five" safari areas in Africa with one of the highest densities of wildlife per square mile. While at Lion Sands, the chef will give a lesson in how to prepare a local dish cooked over an open fire.

Over and above the luxury accommodations and various culinary experiences and wine tastings there are nine breakfasts, five lunches and six dinners, two open-vehicle safari drives daily, Lion World Tours representative Meet and Greet upon arrival and transfers.

* Prices are in US Dollars and are per person based on double occupancy accommodations and include fuel surcharges, Government taxes, departure fees and September 11th Security Fee.

To book this travel deal, call Lion World Tours at 1-800-387-2706 (USA) or visit

About Lion World Tours

Lion World Tours specializes in group and individual tours to Southern and East Africa, and is a member of the renowned Travel Corporation, which also includes: Trafalgar Tours, Contiki, Brendan Vacations, Insight Vacations, The Red Carnation Hotel Collection and Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection. In its 49th year, clients continue to benefit from Lion World Tours' destination knowledge, expertise, and emphasis on customer service. With their safari specialists all having first-hand knowledge of Africa, Lion World Tours can confidently assist clients in creating an African adventure that fits their specific interests as well as their budget. Extraordinary service, affordable luxury and value for money are what keep clients coming back to Lion World Tours.

Winner of the South African Tourism Ubuntu Awards "Top Producing Tour Operator for North America" for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013

Winner of the South African Airways "Award of Excellence in Travel and Tourism for North America" for 2011

Winner of Travelzoo Award for "Best Overall Provider of Vacation Package Deals to Warm Weather Destinations" for 2012

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