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    Places visited:

  • Durban
  • The Midlands
  • The Battlefields
  • Relax and enjoy the countryside in the Midlands of KwaZulu Natal.

  • Go horse riding and fishing during your stay in the Midlands.

  • Learn about the Anglo Zulu battles as they are brought to life by the excellent guides.

Audley Travel specialist Alex

What our specialists say...

This itinerary includes the beautiful scenery around the Midlands area and the fascinating history from the Anglo Zulu battlefields. This is a fantastic trip for travellers interested in history as well as second time visitors to South Africa, who have already visited Cape Town and are looking to do something a little bit different.

We recommend this trip for:

  • Durban
  • The Midlands
  • The Battlefields

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Durban.

Day 2 The Midlands

Durban , The Midlands

Arriving in Durban today you will pick up your car and drive into the Midlands for your stay at the beautiful Hartford House, your base for the next three days.

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Day 3 The Midlands

The Midlands

Today you can spend your time relaxing and taking in the beautiful scenery or enjoy horse riding or fishing from your accommodation.

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Day 4 The Midlands

The Midlands

Another day to enjoy walks, horse rides or simply relaxing in the pretty surroundings at Hartford House.

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Day 5 The Battlefields

The Midlands , The Battlefields

Departing from the Midlands today, you will head to the Battlefields where you will spend the next three nights.

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Day 6 The Battlefields

The Battlefields

Explore the Battlefields today - superb lecturers bring the Anglo-Zulu wars to life. The tours are utterly riveting and very informative. We recommend you start with Isandlwana today and then head to Rorke's Drift tomorrow.

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Day 7 The Battlefields

The Battlefields

Take a tour of Rorke's Drift today and learn about this second important battlefield.

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Day 8 International return flight

The Battlefields , International return flight

Today you will depart the Battlefields and drive to Johannesburg Airport for your onward flights.

Day 9 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

Audley Travel specialist Alex

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