12 Days
Air-Inclusive

Overview

Enjoy some of what South Africa has to offer - Discover the beautiful surroundings of Cape Town with a bicycle tour; a hike up the infamous Table Mountain, get your adrenaline rush diving with sharks, experience the African wildlife in their natural habitat at dawn and dusk at Kapama Private Game Reserve; and explore the absolute beauty of the world's greatest waterfall.


Itinerary

Day 1

TRAVELING

Depart from New York or Washington DC for your South African Airways flight to South Africa.

Day 2

CAPE TOWN View Accommodation

On arrival in Johannesburg, board your connecting flight to Cape Town, where you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel

Day 3

CAPE TOWN

After breakfast depart for your Table Mountain Hike.

Whether you’re looking for adventure or solitude, nature or views, a hike up Table Mountain is not to be missed.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel

Day 4

CAPE TOWN

After breakfast depart for your half day Township bicycle tour.

Experience the lifestyle of the majority of South Africans on interactive cultural Township tours. Learn about the political past of Apartheid, how to click like a Xhosa and join the Sangoma for a traditional ceremony all whilst cycling through community on a bicycle.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel

Day 5

CAPE TOWN

Depart very early and head towards Kleinbaai for your Shark Cage diving experience.

A world hot spot for the great white shark - you will experience an incredible cage diving adventure on board our custom designed boat, Slashfin, (named after one of our visiting sharks). An on board marine biologist will educate you as you get up close and personal with this amazing apex predator in the famous Shark Alley. We are certified by Fair Trade in Tourism, live by our motto of ‘Discover and Protect’ and work together with the Dyer Island Conservation Trust. We are involved in shark research which includes shark fin identification and tagging and tracking the great white. You will leave with great memories and a deep appreciation of this majestic animal. And along the way, you can view the rest of our Marine Big 5 – whales, dolphins, seals and the African penguin, as well as incredible seabirds. We are only 2 hours drive from Cape Town along a scenic route. The trip includes an educational briefing, breakfast or lunch; refreshments on board; warm soup and bread on return; towels, clean wetsuits, goggles. Professional video footage of the trip can be purchased as a downloadable link.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel

Day 6-7

KAPAMA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE View Accommodation

After breakfast you will be transferred to Cape Town International Airport for your flight to Hoedspruit Airport.

On arrival you will be met and transferred to Kapama Private Game Reserve.
Two game drives a day are offered to all our guests. Accompanied by a skilled ranger and tracker, you can expect to encounter a diverse range of animal and bird species. Since this is a Big Five reserve, encountering lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo is possible over a two-day safari.

While seeing big game is always exhilarating, there are many other smaller species that are also captivating, and birding enthusiasts will be delighted at the approximately 350 species of bird recorded on the reserve. Throughout the day, it’s likely you will see wildlife such as nyala antelope, Vervet monkeys or even a few of the Big Five.

Spend the next 2 nights on a fully inclusive basis at Kapama River Lodge.

Day 8

JOHANNESBURG View Accommodation

After your morning safari activity and breakfast, you will be transferred to Hoedspruit Airport for your flight to Johannesburg.

On arrival take the free shuttle bus to your hotel.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at Peermont Mondior Hotel

Day 9

VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE

After breakfast take the free shuttle bus to the Airport for your flight to Victoria Falls.

On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at The Kingdom Hotel

Day 10

VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE

After breakfast you will be met and depart for your tour of the Falls.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at The Kingdom Hotel

Day 11

Departure

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Victoria Falls International Airport for your flight to Johannesburg and onward connection to the USA.

Day 12

Traveling

Arrival in the United States at New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) airports.


Includes

Round trip coach air on South African Airways from New York (JFK) or Washington (IAD) Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport; Regional coach air in South Africa as per the itinerary (Johannesburg - Cape Town - Hoedspruit - Johannesburg - Victoria Falls Airport - Johannesburg); Accommodation as per the itinerary; Most meals as per the itinerary (9 x breakfast, 2 x lunch, 2 x dinner); Ground transfers as per the itinerary; All park fees and safari activities


Excludes

Add-on air from other U.S. cities; Any meals or services not mentioned above; Any items of personal expense, i.e. drinks, telephone calls, laundry etc.; Gratuities for rangers/guides/drivers