South Africa - 12 days

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Day 01 - Arrive Cape Town

Welcome to South Africa! On arrival in Cape Town, you will be welcomed by our representative and transferred to your hotel.

Set on a rugged peninsula between the Indian and Atlantic Oceans with iconic Table Mountain as its backdrop, the city of Cape Town sits in one of the world's most spectacular settings. Short drives will take you to white sandy beaches, traditional fishing villages and wild mountain ranges while must-see destinations such as Cape Point, the Cape Winelands and the whale-watching capital of Hermanus are easy day trips. Cape Town is a multi-racial, trendy and relaxed city for round the year travel. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the diverse range of attractions, sights and activities this city has to offer.

Overnight at Cape Town Hotel

After breakfast, this morning, proceed to your journey to Cape Point which takes you along the scenic Atlantic seaboard coastal road. Pass the pristine beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay with their soft white sand and azure blue water. The formidable 12 Apostles Peaks rise above the road on one side, while sheer cliffs and incredible rock formations drop into the icy Atlantic Ocean on the other side. There is no doubt the coast of the Cape Peninsula offers magnificent scenery with its great biodiversity. Arrive at the quaint fishing village of Hout Bay with its imposing Sentinel. Visit Seal Island and see the hundreds of Cape Fur Seals that make the island their home. Continue the tour over Chapman’s Peak which offers amazing photo opportunities, and onto the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve. Take the funicular or walk to the lighthouse to see the meeting of the Atlantic and Indian Oceans at the Cape Point. Visit Boulders Beach to see the Jackass Penguins before arriving at the naval base of Simon's Town.

With the sun setting over the tall peaks of Table Mountain the last rays sparkle on the trees and flowers, and offer fitting end to a day filled with all the Cape has to offer.

Overnight at Cape Town Hotel

After breakfast. depart the hotel for Table Mountain. Enjoy the crisp air and clear visibility as you reach the summit (weather permitting). After the decent, enjoy the scenery from Signal Hill with stunning close up views over the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and the Harbour.

The tour continues with a drive past the Houses of Parliament, the City Hall, The Castle and Slave Lodge, before entering the ""Bo Kaap"", also known as the Malay quarter. The architecture in this area is typical of what Cape Town was like 200 years ago. Then off to Robben Island. Return boat trips across Table Bay. Make a visit to the infamous Maximum Security Prison and interaction with an ex-political prisoner .Experience a 45-minute bus ride with a guide providing commentary about the Island.

Overnight at Cape Town Hotel

Transfer from hotel in Cape Town to hotel in Oudtshoorn, en route visit the Ostrich Farm, Cango Caves and the Cango Wildlife Ranch (Private). Touch, feel, sit on or even ride these magnificent birds. Later, continue on to the Cango Caves, one of the world's greatest natural wonders, sculptured by nature through the ages. See the mysterious and breathtaking limestone formations in a wide variety of natural colours- a subterranean wonderland. Visit the Cango Wildlife Ranch famous for its Cheetah Conservation programme and a highly successful breeding station of this threatened species. Get face to face with the cheetahs, tigers, lions and intriguing beasts like marabou storks, meerkats, endangered blue duiker antelope, and ring-tailed lemurs. If you're feeling brave, you can cage-dive with crocs…. You can also get yourself photographed cuddling a cheetah cub or the cheetah, the fastest animal on land.

Overnight at Oudtshoorn Hotel or nearby"

Your odyssey down the beautiful Garden Route begins today. Enjoy a scenic drive that takes you over the breathtakingly beautiful Outeniqua Mountain pass to Knysna. On arrival in Knysna, check-in to your hotel. It is truly a Mecca for the gourmand, whether it's shopping, food or culture. This evening, enjoy a sunset cruise on the vast navigable lagoon that flushes into the sea through the famous Knysna Heads. Cruise onboard the John Benn. Earlier during the day you also have a chance to visit the BloUnited Kingdomrans Bridge Bungy which is the world's highest commercial bridge bungy at 216 metres (709 ft) above the BloUnited Kingdomrans River.

Overnight at Knysna Hotel

This morning, transfer to the airport for your flight to Johannesburg.

Note: Flight on your own arrangement. On arrival in Johannesburg, drive to Sun City. Sun City is a vibrant mix of entertainment, water sports, golf, gambling and family fun - a lush and tropical fantasyland which has earned its reputation as Africa's Kingdom of Pleasure.

Overnight at Suncity Hotel

The day is at leisure to enjoy various activities which Sun city has to offer. Explore the Lost City and the Valley of Waves, fabled to be the ruins of a glorious ancient civilization, celebrate and bring to life the legends of this mystical city. For the more adventurous an optional tour to the Pilanesberg Game Reserve, home to the ""Big 5"" (Buffalo, Elephant, Leopard, Lion and Rhino) for a Jungle Safari is also recommended.

Overnight at Suncity Hotel

After Breakfast, proceed to Johannesburg for your next destination. Day free for leisure.

Overnight at Johannesburg Hotel

Today, you will travel to renowned Kruger National Park that boasts of the most diverse game viewing experience in Africa. The iconic Kruger National Park is waiting for you to explore its vast landscapes and spectacular African wildlife. It has more species of wildlife than any other game sanctuary in Africa and it is here that you can see 'The Big Five' as well as cheetahs, giraffes, antelope species and smaller animals.

Overnight at Hotel/Lodge at or near Kruger

Enjoy an early morning and late afternoon game drive in the company of your experienced guide. Experience the rhythms of the wilderness and the laws that govern life in a remote ecosystem become more apparent. A sighting of the legendary Big Five, regarded to be the most majestic and awe inspiring mammals to be found anywhere in the world, would most certainly be a highlight of the safari. The professional guides will try their utmost to detect African wildlife. They are in constant radio contact with other game vehicles, ensuring that you won't miss the best game sightings during your Kruger Park safari. In addition to the lion, elephant, rhinoceros, buffalo and leopard, the reserve is blessed with a rich diversity of antelope and other mammal species.

Overnight at Hotel/Lodge at or near Kruger

After breakfast, travel back to Johannesburg via the panoramic route. Your trip to this area will not be complete without stopping over on the panorama route. Pass by endless pine and eucalyptus plantations, interspersed with pockets of tangled indigenous jungle, plunging waterfalls, and breathtaking views of the subtropical plains. Later during the day, take a small city tour of Johannesburg (time permitting).

Overnight at Johannesburg Hotel

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back home.

- 3 nights in Cape Town at 3/4/5* hotel
- 1 night in Oudtshoorn at 3/4/5* hotel
- 2 nights in Knysna at 3/4/5* hotel
- 2 nights in Knysna at 3/4/5* hotel
- 2 nights in Suncity at 3/4/5* hotel
- 2 nights in Johannesburg at 3/4/5* hotel
- 2 nights in Kruger at 3/4/5* hotel

- Cape of Good Hope, Cape Point, Funicular,Chapman's Peak Drive, Penguin & Seal Colonies
- City Orientation,Table Mountain & Robben Island
- Ostrich Farm, Cango Caves and the Cango Wildlife Ranch
- John Benn Sunset Cruise
- Games Drive at Kruger National Park
- Johannesburg city tour

- Return economy class airfare and internal flights
- Travel Insurance
- Visa Fees if applicable
- Any expenses of personal nature
- Tips and porterage charges
- Meals other than that what is mentioned in your itinerary.
- Any services not mentioned in the inclusions list
- Drinks including Water during meals or sightseeing tours are not included
- Surcharges as applicable due to peak season, surcharge dates, trade fair dates, Christmas, New Year week.
- Compulsory Gala Dinner Charges applicable on 24th Dec and 31st Dec and any other date as levied by the respective hotel
- Guaranteed early check in or late checkout is completely at the discretion of the hotel and we can only put in a request for the same.
- Third person sharing the room may be provided with a roll away mattress
- Night surcharges for transfers
- If seat in coach transfers timings are not met; upgrade to private transfers will not be provided