DESTINATION:
SOUTH AFRICA

Micato Safaris

Enjoy Cape Town and her breathtaking countryside from the comfort of your private helicopter!

Micato Safaris Wilderness and Winelands Safari is a nine night journey which pays tribute to South Africa’s versatility during a bountiful adventure that begins at one of Sir Richard Branson’s thrilling African creations, Ulusaba Safari Lodge in the Sabi Sand. Guests will also experience Sir Richard’s Mont Rochelle, in the heart of the cheery and pacifying Winelands.This itinerary ends on a jazzy high note in Cape Town, which justifiably ranks among the top tier of the world’s most favorite cities.

Value added for Travelink travelers is a private helicopter flight over Cape Town, which given the thrilling panoramas that unfold in this cosmopolitan city will be quite a treat. Like all Micato Safaris, this safari is completely inclusive of all luxury accommodations, flights within South Africa, all meals, regional wine, beer, bottled water and soft drinks with meals, sightseeing, game drives, each and every last gratuity, valet laundry and wifi. In addition by taking a Micato Safari you will be sending an African child to school.

Itinerary

Please work with your travel advisor to put together your itinerary by submitting a TRIP REQUEST.

About Micato Safaris

Voted the #1 World’s Best Safari Outfitter by Travel + Leisure nine times – more than any other tour company in the world – Micato Safaris has been setting the standard for luxury and service for 50 years. Safaris throughout East and Southern Africa effortlessly balance beauty and extravagance. And for every safari sold, Micato sends a child to school.

Sumptuous experiences await the Micato traveller from the stunning Serengeti and Kalahari to South Africa’s enchanting Cape Winelands and beyond, in the company of Micato’s highly- credentialed safari directors and driver-guides. Each lodge and camp balances timeless beauty with spectacular extravagances from personal butlers and en-suite plunge pools to secluded private verandahs overlooking the wilderness.

Travel + Leisure states that Micato Africa’s founders, Felix and Jane Pinto, run “their show as though entertaining well-loved, out-of-town relatives.” This personal touch defines Micato’s magical escorted journeys throughout Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Rwanda and Zambia’s Victoria Falls; this personal touch also informs the journeys orchestrated by Micato India.

Travellers in Africa and India may embark on hand-crafted, custom itineraries designed by Micato’s superb BespokeCollection department. Or, they can embark on scheduled departures, small-group, boutique safaris offering exclusive access to people, places, and experiences available only through the longtime connections of the Pinto Family, with such inclusions all tips, meals, regional wines, beer, and bottled water included, free valet laundry service and Wi-Fi and included everywhere, and much more.

Travel Insurance

Allianz Global Assistance Travel Insurance

Once you've planned your trip, protect your vacation dollars and travel experience with travel insurance from Allianz Global Assistance trip protection plans and/or MedjetAssist. Allianz Global Assistance.

Allianz Global Assistance is a world leader in the travel insurance and assistance industry because they really do help people—anytime, anywhere. As a principal provider of travel insurance, Allianz helps our customers find solutions to any travel-related problem. Allianz Global Assistance is owned by Allianz SE, the world’s largest diversified insurance company. Thanks to the scale of their parent company, they can provide innovative products with worldwide coverage at a competitive rate.

Over 25 million travelers depend on Allianz every year to protect them while they’re away from home—and they take that role very seriously. That’s why they're dedicated to give our customers the help they need and the assistance benefits they deserve.

CLICK HERE to buy Allianz Global Assistance Travel Insurance online now or talk to one of our travel advisors about adding Allianz Global Assistance Travel Insurance to your vacation! 

MedjetAssist

MedjetAssist is the premier global air-medical transport membership program in the U.S. As a member, if you are hospitalized more than 150 miles from home, MedjetAssist will arrange comprenhensive medical transportation to the hospital of your choice, not just the nearest adequate facility. Peace of mind every time you travel!

Domestic air-medical transports average $25,000 and internationally, it can exceed $100,000 but not with the protection of Medjet. Annual memberships are only $260 for an individual or $395 for a family, and Short-Term membersgips start as low as $99. Multi-year, Corporate and Group memberships are also available.

The MedjetAssist Difference

  • Air-Medical transport is to the member's hospital of choice, including home hospital.
  • No "medical necessity" - Neither the attending physician nor the capability of the existing facility determines the merit of a transport.
  • No healtth questions for those under the age of 75. Diamond applications are available for individuals ages 75 to 85. Applications must be approved prior to departure.
  • For individuals age 85 and up, Platinum memberships are available. This program is available to AARP members only and protects the member while they travel internationally. A Platinum membership application is required and must be approved prior to departure.
  • No adventure travel exclusions; No natural disaster exclusions; No terrorism exclusions.
  • No dollar limits on evacuations; No deductibles; No co-pays; No claim forms.
  • Domestic as well as international protection.

MedJet Q&A:

Q: What would happen if you became hospitalized because of illness or injury during your next trip? How would you manage getting back to your home hospital or another hospital of your choice… close to your family, trusted physicians, and in-network insurance?

A: With Medjet it would be easy because you would have the peace of mind knowing you have an unsurpassed team of professionals that would arrange for an air-medical transport back to the hospital of your choice, regardless of medical necessity. All you pay is your membership fee for this comprehensive protection.

Terms & Conditions

Applicable to new bookings only. Promotion may not be combined with any other offer. Promotion is subject to availability. Promotion may not be redeemed for cash. Helicopter flight is subject to weather conditions. Should conditions be unfavorable, there will be no reimbursement for the flight.