10

days
Safari: South Africa

South African bush and beach safari

Explore the jewel in the crown of Cape Town’s glamorous and encounter the Big Five members at the Kruger National Park

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Start your South African luxurious and beach safari at the Atlantic Ocean sandwiched between the slopes of the iconic Table Mountain and the glistening sapphire waters of Table Bay, the exceptionally scenic city of Cape Town. Explore the bustling harbours, world-class beaches, top-notch vineyards and the diverse flora and fauna.

Enjoy a walking tour at the country’s leading wine estates - Stellenbosch Wineland route. Encounter the beautifully preserved Cape Dutch and Victorian architecture - as well as visit art galleries craft shops, clothing boutiques and gift stores.

You will also get the opportunity to encounter the beauty of Plettenberg Bay pristine beaches, tranquil lagoons, clean rivers, indigenous forest and a dramatic rocky peninsula.

Witness the Big Five members and enjoy excellent game viewing at the Kruger National Park. Highlights will be spotting lion, elephant, cheetah, rhino, buffalo, giraffe, zebra and a variety of birdlife.

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What to Expect on This Safari

This popular itinerary can be customised to match your budget and travel dates by adding/removing a few days or selecting different lodges

day

1 to 2

Welcome to South Africa

On Arrival at the Cape Town International Airport, you will be met and transported to The Dock House Boutique Hotel. The hotel has been transformed into one of Cape Town’s most exclusive and elegant boutique hotels. This will be your home for the next two nights with your bed and breakfast included.

You will be resting at the confluence of Indian and Atlantic Ocean, between the slopes of the iconic Table Mountain and the glistening sapphire water of Table Bay. You’ll have the chance to explore Cape Town’s busy city life, lush green Winelands and world-class beaches.

A Full Day Tour of Cape Town and the Peninsula as well as a half day tour of Cape town and Table Mountain is included. 

Meals: Bed and Breakfast

Transport: Included

Dock House Boutique Hotel & Spa Garden in V&A Waterfront, South Africa

day

3 to 4

Explore the Cape Winelands

After spending two nights at the Dock House Boutique Hotel, you will be collected at teh hotel and enjoy a full day guided tour of the Cape Winelands. At the end of the day tour you will be transferred to your hotel, Majeka House. The Hotel is located on the outskirts of Stellenbosch. However, it is the perfect retreat during your visit to the Cape Winelands. You will stay on a bed and breakfast basis for two nights.

Explore Stellenbosch with its interesting shops, galleries and museums. Take in its beautifully preserved Cape Dutch and Victorian architecture and explore the renowned local wine route. An ideal way to relax and get ready for the safari portion of your holiday.

Meals: Bed and Breakfast

Transport: Included

Majeka House Exterior in Stellenbosch, South Africa

day

5 to 6

Visit the sun-kissed beach of Plettenberg Bay

Depart The Mother City by car and drive to the beautiful garden Route where you will spend two nights at the Tsala Treetop Lodge in Plettenberg Bay. The Lodge is set amidst the treetops of an age-old indigenous forest. Tsala is a lavish celebration of the spirit of Africa.

Here you will get the opportunity to explore the pristine beaches, tranquil lagoons, clean rivers, indigenous forest and a dramatic rocky peninsula. This will be your home for the next two night with bed and breakfast included. 

Meals: Bed and Breakfast

Transport: Included

The front entrance at Tsala Treetop Lodge, South Africa

day

7 to 9

See the Big Five

After breakfast, you bid Plettenberg Bay Farewell as you make your way to Port Elizabeth Airport for your flight to Hoedspruit Airport via Johannesburg. On arrival, you will be transported to Kapama Southern Camp - where you will stay for three nights with all your meals included.

Kapama Southern Camp is located in the extreme south of the Kruger National Park. The camp is known for its diverse wildlife experiences and is home to the Big Five, with its two daily game drives, fascinating encounters with the prolific wildlife is ensured.

Highlights will be an authentic African safari experience as well as activities such as game drives and nature walks. Discover the as lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo and cheetah (the Big Five members). However, expect to sight zebras, giraffes and a variety of birdlife.

Meals: Full Board

Transport: Included

Guests on Game Drive at Kapama Southern Camp in Kapama Game Reserve, South Africa

day

10

We hope to see you again!

Today is your last day on this South African safari. Enjoy your final morning activities followed by a leisurely breakfast before being collected at the hotel and transferred to Hoedspruit Airport for your flight to Johannesburg where you can then join your connecting flight back home.

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