Cape Town & Kruger Park

  • 9 Days

  • South Africa

  • Steady pace

Discover the pulsing, multicultural heart of South Africa both from within the city walls and looking down at it from Table Mountain above. Drive the beautiful Panorama Route, then venture into the wilderness in search of the ‘Big Five’ at the country's largest game reserve.

Your journey starts here

Highlights

VIP private home pick-up service
Transfers
Services of a driver/guide
Accommodation
Selected meals
Excursions
  • Overview

  • Day 1

  • Day 2

  • Day 3

  • Day 4

  • Day 5

  • Day 6

  • Day 8

  • Day 9

of 9 days

Your detailed itinerary

Tour departing on 10th July 2018

Meals included: 6 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 3 dinners

Overview

Discover the pulsing, multicultural heart of South Africa both from within the city walls and looking down at it from Table Mountain above. Drive the beautiful Panorama Route, then venture into the wilderness in search of the ‘Big Five’ at the country's largest game reserve.

At a glance

  • Table Mountain Take a cable-car ride up the mountain for breathtaking views.
  • Boulders Beach Visit a colony of endangered African penguins
  • Cape Town Time at leisure to explore the city
  • Panorama Route Enjoy panoramic views across Mpumalanga from the famous God’s Window vantage.
  • Kruger National Park Go in search of the 'Big Five’ on an open-vehicle game drive.

Extensions

  • 1 night Cape Town stay with Winelands Excursion - pre-tour

Please call our Travel Specialists to book this holiday with an extension.

Day 1

Depart UK

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

Arrive Cape Town

Welcome to South Africa! On arrival transfer to your hotel.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3

Cape Town

Start your sightseeing with a cable-car ride up Table Mountain (weather permitting). Here, enjoy stunning views of the city and surrounding area. Next, stop at Boulders Beach and visit a colony of endangered African penguins, known for the unique sound they make. After lunch, continue on to Cape Point Nature Reserve. Stop at the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Point, the southwesternmost point of the African continent, for incredible panoramic views. On your return journey, skirt the rocky coastline as you ascend Chapman’s Peak Drive, one of the most spectacular drives in the world, then continue through the fishing village of Hout Bay. The evening is at your leisure in Cape Town.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4

Cape Town

Enjoy a full day at your leisure to explore this beautiful city.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5

Cape Town - Kruger National Park

Today, fly to the Kruger National Park area and transfer to your lodge or camp in a private game reserve. The Kruger area is famous for its abundance of wildlife, so you have a great chance to see the “Big 5”—lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and buffalo. Other animals you may see include kudu, impala, giraffe, hippo, cheetah, spotted hyena, wildebeest, bushbaby, and more! This afternoon, embark on your first game drive and stop for sundowner drinks as the sun sets over the bushveld.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Days 6 - 7

Kruger

Enjoy two full days of game viewing in this wondrous land. Wake up early for a morning game drive in an open-air, 4-wheel-drive Land Rover. Your skilled, professional Ranger will help you learn about this special ecosystem as you view wildlife up close. After breakfast at your lodge, take advantage of free time to swim, read, or enjoy a drink at the bar. Tea will be served prior to your afternoon game drive. As the sun sets, stop for sundowner drinks in the bush. Return to your lodge in time to freshen up before dinner.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8

Kruger - Johannesburg - UK

Enjoy one last game drive this morning before flying to Johannesburg where your tour ends at the airport.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 9

Home landing in the UK

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Hotels

  • Cape Town: StayEasy Cape Town City Bowl
  • Kruger National Park area: Chisomo Safari Camp/Shiduli Private Game Lodge/Karongwe River Lodge

Notes

Accommodation as stated or similar.

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