Travel Ideas for the Easter Holidays
The Easter holidays have a way of sneaking up on you so it is a good idea to start planning your holiday in advance. There are plenty of places to go in South Africa and outside its borders for your Easter holiday.
Here are few travel ideas for the Easter holiday.
A Wilderness Weekend
The coast along the Garden Route is one of the most beautiful and sets the scene for a four day self-drive package. You will have your base at the Wilderness Hotel which will allow you to take a short day trips out. You can hire canoes and travel along the peaceful lagoons at the Wilderness National Park, take a cruise out to the Knysna Heads, hike the breathtaking Tsitsikamma National Park or paraglide above the Wilderness Beach.
Hike the Fish River Canyon
With this hiking trip you will not have to carry heavy gear in fact you will just need a day pack as a mule will take you on this hike. You can hike the northern reaches of the Fish River Canyon in Namibia. This is a five day trail where you will discover the wonders of geology, fauna and flora with your guide.
You can opt over the Easter holiday to stay at the most luxurious retreats on the Zambezi River for three nights where you will get to experience the surrounding Livingstone area. Your luxury tree house is the canopy of majestic ebony trees with its own private deck that looks out over Zambezi. There are two daily activities included in the package and you can pick what you want.
Reunion Island Self Drive
You are able to drive around Reunion in a day, but it is twice the size of Mauritius so it’s best to take your time. Reunion Island is diverse and has plenty of activities. You can go kite surfing along the white beaches on the west coast or you can drive to Hell Bourg and to dine in this beautiful French village.