South African Tourism together with Swagman Tours and South African Airways treated one lucky agent and her partner to an adventure filled-experience in South Africa with renowned television star Andrew Daddo, after winning the #GoWithDaddo South Africa (SA) Specialist competition.
As part of a group trip hosted by Daddo, Kirsty-Lee Williams and her partner began their 11-day journey in Kruger National Park, spotting the Big Five on safari drives and staying at the luxurious Lukimbi Safari Lodge.
The trip also took the group along the scenic Garden Route, where they explored the coastal town of Knysna, took part in an eco-experience at the Heritage Site of Featherbed Nature Reserve, and had a day of excitement black water tubing and walking amongst the canopies in Tsitsikamma National Park.
Other highlights of the journey included a stay at the lavish Le Franschhoek Hotel and Spa; wine and champagne tasting at JC Le Roux in the Stellenbosch Winelands; a treetop canopy walk at the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens; and the many spectacular sites of Cape Town such as Table Mountain, V&A Waterfront and Robben Island.
Marketing and Communications Manager and Acting Country Manager Australasia Yana Shvarts said she was pleased to see another SA Specialist get the chance to experience South Africa’s offerings first hand.
“The SA Specialist course equips travel agents with the tools and knowledge required to help them tailor the best South African holiday for their customers. By giving these travel agents the chance to experience South Africa for themselves, we’re helping to ensure that they are offering their customers the best advice possible,” Ms Shvarts said.
“I was happy to hear that the Kirsty-Lee and her partner thoroughly enjoyed their journey with Andrew Daddo and found their trip to be a memorable one.”