Give the Gift of Africa This Season With South African Airways' Low Fares Starting at $921* Round Trip to Johannesburg

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Low Round-Trip Fares Also Available to Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, East London, Namibia, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Mauritius

South African Airways Airbus A340 Aircraft

We’ve made Africa even more affordable, just in time for the holiday season. - Todd Neuman, SAA

South African Airways (SAA), Africa’s most awarded airline, announced the perfect stocking stuffer for the holidays: the gift of Africa, with low fares starting at $921* round trip (restrictions apply) for travel this winter from New York or Washington, DC, to Johannesburg. Low fares are also available for travel to Cape Town starting at $1,007*, and Durban, Port Elizabeth or East London, starting at $1,087* round trip (restrictions apply). Venturing beyond South Africa is also possible with low fares to destinations including Windhoek, Namibia; Nairobi, Kenya; Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; Entebbe, Uganda; Mauritius; Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe; and Livingstone, Zambia. All fares quoted include applicable taxes and fees and are available for purchase now through Jan. 3rd, for travel commencing Feb. 1st through March 31st. To give the gift of Africa, please call 1-800-722-9675, visit, or call your travel agent.

“We’ve made Africa even more affordable, just in time for the holiday season. Nothing can compare to witnessing an African sunset, sipping sundowners on a safari, taking in the sights in Cape Town, or witnessing the mighty Victoria Falls. Giving the gift of Africa to yourself or someone you love is to give a life-changing experience,” said Todd Neuman, executive vice president, North America, for South African Airways. “Giving this gift on the airline with the most comfortable and convenient service to more of Africa is the best way to show your appreciation to that someone special. With morning non-stop flights from New York, or direct service from Washington, SAA will give you warm and courteous South African hospitality from the moment you board, making the entire trip more memorable.”

South African Airways features daily nonstop service from the U.S. to South Africa with morning departures from New York JFK and afternoon direct service from Washington Dulles (with a stop in Dakar, Senegal) that offer travel convenience and award-winning service. Travelers in Premium Business Class enjoy 180° fully flat-bed seats, and in Economy Class enjoy the most legroom versus competitors. Every seat on board offers an individual on-demand entertainment system, plush pillow, warm blanket and amenity kit. SAA’s unrivaled network, featuring seamless connections to nearly 20 destinations within South Africa, and more than 25 cities across the rest of the continent, makes the airline the savvy traveler’s “gateway to Africa.” To complement this network, a world of privileges awaits those who join Voyager, South African Airways’ premier mileage program. To sign up, visit, and link to the Voyager icon. As a Star Alliance member, South African Airways is able to offer its customers 1,290 destinations in 189 countries and more than 21,000 flights daily, including convenient connections from more than 25 cities in the U.S. through code share service with Star Alliance member United Airlines. Members of United’s, US Airways’ and Air Canada’s frequent traveler programs are able to earn and redeem miles on all SAA flights. For more information on South African Airways, please call (800) 722-9675 or visit, where travelers can sign up to be notified of other great travel deals and vacation packages. For information about South Africa, visit

Low Winter Fares from New York (JFK) or Washington, DC (Dulles) (restrictions apply):
Johannesburg, South Africa    $921*
Cape Town, South Africa    $1,007*
Durban, South Africa                    $1,087*
East London, South Africa    $1,087*
Port Elizabeth, South Africa    $1,087*
Windhoek, Namibia                    $1,355*
Nairobi, Kenya        $1,425*
Entebbe, Uganda        $1,443*
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania    $1,455*
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe    $1,417*
Livingstone, Zambia                    $1,412*
Mauritius                                    $1,483*

*TERMS & CONDITIONS: Fare is valid as of 12/19/2011 and subject to currency exchange fluctuations. Round-trip Economy Class travel from New York (JFK) or Washington D.C. (IAD). Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights. Cancellations prior to departure: $300. Cancellations after departure: non-refundable. Date change fee: $250USD. Re-routes not permitted. Valid for reservations made between 16DEC and 03JAN 2012, for travel departing 01FEB-31MAR, 2012. Baggage and optional service fees may apply.

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