BEACH, BUSH & WHALES

Day 1.

Arrive Cape Town.  You will be met by an African Classic Encounters representative and transferred to The Twelve Apostles Hotel for a 5 night stay. Bed & Breakfast.

Enjoy a Full day tour of the Cape Peninsula.  a wine- lands tour, and a trip up Table Mountain. And not to be missed is Robben Island.

Begin with a scenic drive through the Constantia valley to the fishing villages of Kalk Bay and Fish Hoek to Kommetjie and onto Simon's Town before reaching the Cape of Good Hope National Park. After lunch, travel on the funicular to the panoramic viewpoint which encompasses the whole of False Bay and the Boland mountains.

There are so many excursions in  Cape Town that one can never be bored. 

You will be taken on a half day Cape Town City Tour. During the morning take a cable car up Table Mountain (own account and weather permitting). Then, a walk through the historic Company Gardens. Enjoy a fascinating orientation tour of the 'Mother City', the Houses of Parliament, Greenmarket Square flea market, Cape Malay quarter, and a diamond workshop.

Full day tour of the beautiful Winelands. Travel into the pristine Cape Winelands. Visit wine estates in the Stellenbosch area and discover for yourself some of the finest wines in the world.   The region also boasts some of the most charming towns and villages in South Africa.

Day 6 - 8

Transfer to Bushmanskloof Reserve, and enjoy an extraordinary experience.

Day 9 - 11

Transfer via scenic road to Grootbos Nature Reserve.

Frolic with Jackass penguins at Boulders Beach, visit artists at quaint country villages and enjoy traditional tea and cake at local bakeries.

Caged shark diving, picnic on the beach, exploring the Milkwood forest.

Land and boat whale watching in season.

Day 12 - 14

Cape Town to Kruger. A transfer is provided to the airport to meet your flight to Mpumalanga via Johannesburg (flight costs not included), for the start of your memorable safari at the Lion Sands River Lodge-  tracking the Big 5, for three nights.  Full board and all game activities. (Choice of Lion Sands Private Game Reserve - Ivory Lode )

Day 15

Bid farewell to Africa as you board your flight for your onward journey.

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DEPARTURES: Daily (minimum 2 people)

PRICES: Exchange rates differ from time to time. Click here for an exact quote indicating the dates of travel

PRICE FROM US$ 8 985.00 Per Person Sharing  INCLUDES: 14 nights deluxe accommodation, meals as indicated, transfers, sightseeing and game drives as indicated in the itinerary, services of a professional driver/guide. (Price is for safari at Lion Sands River lodge)  Upgrade to Ivory Lodge US$1 980.00.

 NOTE THESE PRICES ARE GUIDELINES ONLY AND SUBJECT TO A QOUTE BASED ON EXACT DATES OF TRAVEL. 

 

OPTIONAL EXTENSIONS TO YOUR JOURNEY

  •  Sun City.   Fly from Mpumalanga to Johannesburg (flight cost not included) where upon arrival you will be met and transferred by road to your choice of accommodation at Sun City resort -

Choice of Cascades or The Palace. Spend two fun-filled days at this exciting fantasy resort. (2 nights). Bed & Breakfast.

  • Victoria Falls.   Sun City to Zambia. Transfer back to Johannesburg in time for your onward flight to Zambia (flight costs not included). Upon arrival you'll be met and transferred to your choice of hotel - Zambezi Sun or The Royal Livingstone -  situated on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River. Explore the mighty Victoria Falls from the Zambian side with unlimited access during your stay. Also included is a sunset cruise on the Zambezi River.  (2 nights).  Bed & Breakfast.

  • Durban.    Zambia to Johannesburg. You are transferred back to the Airport to board your return flight to Johannesburg , with connecting service to Durban (flight cost not included).  Upon arrival you will be met by a representative of African Classic Encounters who will transfer you to the beautiful Zimbali Lodge & Country Club.  Relax and and enjoy the warm waters of the Indian Ocean.  Should you wish to try your hand at golf there is an 18-hole Champion. Bed & Breakfast.

  • Luxury Trains of South Africa.  Travel on one of the most luxurious trains in the world - Rovos Rail  or The Blue Train