Explore Majestic South Africa with Lion World Travel

DELRAY BEACH, FL, July 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lion World Travel is offering a nine-night, affordable luxury experience on the "Majestic South Africa" itinerary, starting from USD $3,799--including airfare from 26 major US cities. 

The vacation of a lifetime begins in Cape Town, named one of the New York Times "52 Places to Go in 2014." Spend four nights at the luxurious Table Bay Hotel, located in the heart of the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, and a dinner at the renowned Camissa Restaurant. Travelers will have plenty of time to explore the unique cultural attractions of Cape Town on their days of leisure. On a full-day excursion, travelers will take a cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain to enjoy a view that has been described as one of the most epic in Africa, followed by a tour of the South African coastline along the breathtaking Cape Peninsula.

On safari, spend three nights in the five-star Hanglip Mountain Lodge. This secluded lodge offers a unique blend of luxury and true African wilderness. All suites feature private sun decks, where views stretch over the lake and plains to the Hanglip Mountain and Waterberg mountain range. Take a scenic helicopter flight over the 22,000 hectare Entabeni Safari Conservancy, where the "Big 5" roam wild and free, before touching down on Hanglip Mountain to enjoy a mountaintop picnic.

Nature lovers will delight in the diversity and rich wildlife that's found at Entabeni Safari Conservancy, where they'll view "Big 5" game on safari in an open-vehicle.

"Majestic South Africa" is on special with prices starting from USD $3,799 per person, and includes: roundtrip airfare from 26 major US cities, connecting on South Africa Airways from New York or Washington D.C., all taxes, fuel surcharges, domestic airfare and transfers, four nights accommodation at the five-star Table Bay Hotel in Cape Town and three nights accommodation at the five-star Hanglip Mountain Lodge.

"Majestic South Africa" is valid for travel on selected dates in November and December 2014, and January, February, March, April, and May 2015.

For details and reservations, please contact Lion World Travel at 1-800-387-2706 to speak to one of their Africa specialists, or visit www.lionworldtravel.com.

About Lion World Travel
Lion World Travel is the leading tour operator from North America specializing 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 50th year, clients continue to benefit from Lion World Travels' destination knowledge, expertise, and emphasis on customer service. With their safari specialists all having first-hand knowledge of Africa, Lion World Travel 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 Travel.

Winner of the South African Tourism Ubuntu Awards "Top Producing Tour Operator for
North America" for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014

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