FORT LAUDERDALE: South African Airways (SAA), the national carrier of South Africa and Africa’s most awarded airline, is offering special fares from the U.S. to destinations in Africa for travel in early 2017.
The fares are offered from SAA’s gateways at New York-JFK International Airport and Washington, DC-Dulles International Airport to Johannesburg, South Africa; Accra, Ghana and Dakar, Senegal starting at just $660 round-trip.
Travel on these fares is applicable for an extended period between January 15 and May 31, 2017, with tickets purchased by December 26, 2016.
These special holiday fares are available for 7-days only, so travelers must hurry to unwrap this gift and purchase tickets by visiting www.flysaa.com or calling SAA reservations at 1-(800) 722-9675.
“Africa is on many travelers’ bucket list and this is the perfect gift to give loved ones or friends for the holidays,” said Todd Neuman, executive vice president, the Americas, for South African Airways. “Combine these special holiday fares with the very favourable currency exchange rates in Africa and you can create a great vacation value of a lifetime.”
As the leading carrier from the U.S. to South Africa, South African Airways is the only airline to offer daily nonstop service from New York – JFK and daily direct service from Washington, DC-Dulles to Johannesburg, South Africa. South African Airways also offers nonstop service from Washington, DC-Dulles to Accra, Ghana, four-days per week and from Washington, DC-Dulles to Dakar, Senegal, three-days per week. From its hub in Johannesburg, SAA offers business and leisure travelers convenient connections to over 75 destinations on the Africa continent in partnership with its regional airlines SA Express, Airlink and Mango.