10 Days
Departs Daily


This package includes a 4-night stay at the premier urban chic resort, the Taj Cape Town, and a 3-night stay at Shamwari to experience many of the sights, sounds and activities that Jack Hanna enjoyed on the reserve. Also included are international and domestic flights, transfers, 13 meals and daily safaris while in the Shamwari Game Reserve.


Day 1


Depart from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) for your South African Airways flight to South Africa.

Day 2-5

Cape Town

On arrival in Johannesburg you will connect for your flight on South African Airways to Cape Town.

You have several days at leisure to explore the beautiful city of Cape Town. Maybe take a trip in the cable car up Table Mountain or a boat ride for a poignant visit to Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for many years. Perhaps take time to explore the vibrant V&A Waterfront with its many shops, restaurants and activities as well as the fascinating Two Oceans Aquarium. In the summer months maybe head for the white sand beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay for people watching and soaking up the African Sun. Whatever else, you will not be at a loss for things to do!

Overnight for 4 nights on a bed and breakfast basis at the Taj Cape Town Hotel

Day 6-8


After breakfast transfer to Cape Town International Airport for your flight to Port Elizabeth.

On arrival at Port Elizabeth Airport you will be met and transferred to Shamwari Game Reserve.

Guests will be met by their ranger and given an introductory talk about the days ahead and then checked into their rooms. Enjoy lunch at the lodge and some time to relax.

In the late afternoon you will be taken on your first safari game drive.

Overnight for 3 nights on a fully inclusive basis at Shamwari Riverdene Lodge

Day 9


After breakfast and morning safari you will be transfered to Port Elizabeth Airport for your flight to Johannesburg and onward connection to the United States.

Day 10


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


Round trip coach air on South African Airways from New York John F Kennedy or Washington Dulles Airports to Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport; Domestic coach air in South Africa as per the itinerary (Johannesburg – Cape Town - Port Elizabeth - Johannesburg); Accommodation as per the itinerary; Most meals (7 x breakfast, 3 x lunch, 3 x dinner); Ground transfers; All park fees and safari activities.


Add on air from other US 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