Nature has worked a special magic on the South African landscape with culture and history being an integral part of the South African experience. Wind, sun and rain have sculpted vistas of unsurpassed beauty. With some of the biggest and most diverse game sanctuaries in the world and kilometres of countryside and coastline where visitors can enjoy the sun, the country stands apart as an African masterpiece.
Day 1: Arrive Cape Town
Upon arrival you will be met and assisted to your shuttle transfer service to the hotel. You have the remainder of the day at leisure until 19h00 when we all meet at the hotel reception for a briefing on the tour and a chance to meet up with your fellow travellers.Accommodation: Protea Hotel OR Tambo or similar
Day 2: Cape Town
Enjoy Half day Cape City tour & Table Mountain on Seat in Coach basis. Overnight in Cape Town. (B)
Day 3: Cape Town
A full day touring of the ruggedly beautiful Cape Peninsula on Seat in Coach basis. Overnight in Cape Town. (B)
Day 4: Cape Town - Knysna
We depart for Knysna situated between lush forests and the shores of the peaceful lagoon. In the evening depart on a sunset cruise on the Knysna Lagoon - Cruise to the Knysna Heads, on the boat steeped in history named after the legendary pilots of a by-gone era, comfortable and cosy with a classic wooden feel, dine whilst cruising, two full bars on upper and lower deck, fully enclosed. Overnight in Knysna. (B)
Day 5: Knysna
Knysna - Day excursion to Oudtshoorn exploring Cango Caves – the finest dripstone caverns, get lost in a world like no other in the fully accredited zoological Park Cango Wildlife Ranch and the fascinating Safari Ostrich Farm which offers a chance to sit on these extraordinary birds. Overnight in Knysna. (B)
Day 6: Knysna - Sun City
Transfer to the airport for your flight to Johannesburg. Upon arrival depart on a shuttle transfer to Sun City – Africa’s premier Holiday resort which captivates visitors with its combination of Golf, game viewing, gambling as well as world class hotels. Overnight in Sun City. (B)
Day 7: Sun City
Day at leisure where you can have non-stop fun with the aquatic activities at the Valley of the Waves, exciting entertainment options, multitude of activities, concerts, sporting events and much more. Overnight in Sun City. (B)
Day 8: Sun City - Johannesburg
Depart for Johannesburg and suggested to take Gold Reef tour (On Private only). Overnight in Johannesburg. (B)
Day 9: Depart Johannesburg
You will be transferred to the airport for your flight back home. (B)
Cape city tour with Table Mountain, Cape Town: Proceed to the top of Table Mountain – believed to be one of the oldest mountains in the world and now named as the New 7 wonder of the world. Visit the historic Malay Quarter – tucked safely into the fold of Signal hill a lively suburb filled with brightly coloured houses from the 19th & 17th century, South African Museum, the Cape Castle – oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa and Victoria & Alfred Waterfront – set against the backdrop of magnificent sea and mountain views, exciting shopping and entertainment venues.
Full day Cape Point tour, Cape Town: Major places covered are Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, the penguin colony at Boulders Beach. Chapman's Peak drive is one of the most spectacular marine drives in the world with sheer drops to the sea, towering mountains, the twists and curves in the road, Hout Bay which is a beautiful and unique coastal town surrounded by an amphitheatre of mountains, Sea Point - offers visitors a variety of pubs, music clubs, coffee shops, restaurants and a lovely promenade along which to walk, City of Cape Town drive.
Gold Reef Heritage Tour, Johannesburg: Highlights of this half day tour is an interactive tour that brings the theme park’s exciting historical and gold mining attractions together in an entertaining and informative package. It includes an introduction film, an underground mine tour, visits to three mine houses, and the chance to see a bar of gold being poured. Please note: Children under the age of 5 are not allowed underground.
Tsitsikama Canopy Tour, Knysna: Takes place in the magnificent Tsitsikamma indigenous rainforest. Many of the platforms are built around giant Outeniqua Yellowwood trees that are up to 700 years old! Standing within the crown of these giants and looking down at the lush forest floor thirty metres below is an experience of a lifetime. The scenery and birdlife is spectacular and professional guides ensure your safety while keeping you informed about interesting features of the forest ecology.