BUSINESS WIRE --South African Airways (SAA), South Africa’s flagship airline and the continent’s most awarded carrier, introduced fares as low as $799(a) round trip for travel from New York or Washington, D.C., to Cape Town, South Africa, in time for travelers to fall in love with “the fairest cape” during its spring season. The $799(a) fare also is available for travel from New York or Washington to Dakar, Senegal. The travel period for the fare is Oct. 30-Nov. 30, 2008, but the fun can begin even sooner, with summer fares that start as low as $999(a) round trip for travel from Aug. 1-Oct. 29 on the same routings.
“Cape Town is about to enter its spring season - the best time of year to visit this spectacular city known as ‘the fairest cape’ – or a visit to Dakar with its vibrant sights and sounds could be in order,” said Marc Cavaliere, executive vice president, North America for South African Airways. “With fares this low, South African Airways can help turn that dream trip into a reality.”
The sale fares do not include taxes and fuel surcharges. Tickets must be purchased by Aug. 15 by calling 1-800-722-9675, online at flysaa.com, or by calling your travel agent.
(a) Taxes and fuel surcharges apply. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights. Fare is non-refundable and non-endorsable. Minimum stay over a Sunday, maximum stay of 3 months. Child and infant discounts apply.