19-day holiday taking in Cape Town, the Garden Route and Kruger National Park. A perfect itinerary for a bunch of friends or for families.
Although the trip can be enjoyed without a guide, I would recommend using a guide who can show you some lesser-known surprises and who can impart his knowledge, passion and experience of our beautiful country.
Arrive at ORT International Airport, Johannesburg. Private transfer to your accommodation in Johannesburg on a bed & breakfast basis.
Explore Johannesburg with your private guide.
Tour to Soweto, the Apartheid Museum, Nelson Mandela’s family home, the Hector Pietersen Museum.
Fly to Cape Town. Private transfer to your accommodation, booked on a bed & breakfast basis. Spend the next five days experiencing Cape Town and the Cape Winelands.
Go up Table Mountain by Cable Car, take a full-day Cape Peninsula tour stopping off at Boulders Beach to see the penguins, visit Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens where you can hike for three-hours at the back of Table Mountain. Visit the Cape Winelands for a day and experience wine tasting, wine pairing, wonderful restaurants and the beauty of this very special area. Spend a day doing a historical tour including a township and visit to Robben Island by ferry and the District 6 Museum and shopping at the V&A Waterfront. Take an evening stroll along the beachfront and watch the sun set or just laze at the pool or on one of the magnificent beaches.
There are also numerous special interest tours and adventures which are listed below.
Drive to Oudtshoorn along Route 62 over mountain passes through the Karoo. Overnight in Oudtshoorn on a bed & breakfast basis.
Visit the Cango Caves and Ostrich farms and continue over the Swartberg Pass to Knysna. Overnight Knysna on a bed & breakfast basis.
Day 10 – 12
Explore Knysna, visit Plettenberg Bay and Natures Valley
Sea kayaking, boat cruises, watersport, nature trails, wildlife reserves, markets, golf, art galleries, beaches and restaurants.
Day 13 – 14
Drive back towards Cape Town on the coastal road stopping off at Hermanus for 1 night. Eat Knysna oysters and view the Southern Right Whales by boat or close to the shore between July and November.
Day 14 – 15
Return to Cape Town where you will overnight at the V&A Waterfront before flying off to the Kruger National Park the next day.
Bid your guide farewell and fly to Kruger Park for your 4 night safari experience at a 5 star private game lodge. You will experience wild life, luxury accommodation and delicious cuisine. An experience of a lifetime!
Fly from Kruger Park to ORT International for your fight home.